The median annual salary for a Senior Applications Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Applications Engineer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 833 915 945
Rank change year-on-year +82 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Applications Engineer 19 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.034% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.035% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 9
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,600 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year +21.05% +6.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Applications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Applications Engineer in the UK

Senior Applications Engineer
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 18 £55,000 -8.33% 3
London +50 9 £47,750 -20.41% 1
City of London +47 4 £47,500 -13.24%
South East +61 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire +40 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Nottingham +9 3 £57,500 -17.85%
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £57,500 -17.85%
East Midlands +3 3 £57,500 -17.85%
East of England +20 2 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 2 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Cambridge +6 2 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands +31 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Warwickshire +28 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Belfast - 1 £37,500 -
Slough - 1 £32,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Applications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Applications Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (44.74%) SQL
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
4 14 (36.84%) Linux
5 10 (26.32%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
7 8 (21.05%) Python
7 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (18.42%) .NET
8 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
8 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
8 7 (18.42%) Ansible
9 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.79%) C#
10 5 (13.16%) HTML
10 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.16%) IIS
10 5 (13.16%) CSS
10 5 (13.16%) HND
10 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) Ruby
10 5 (13.16%) Selenium
10 5 (13.16%) DevOps
10 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills

Senior Applications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.26%) CMS
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Autodesk Inventor
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 4 (10.53%) SSH
3 2 (5.26%) IPsec
3 2 (5.26%) Network Security
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.63%) HTTP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.53%) MySQL
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) Burp Suite
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) CSS
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) Kafka
3 3 (7.89%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Fintech
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) SCADA
5 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Android
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) ChatOps
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Data Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) SOA
5 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Release Management
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.05%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.79%) C#
6 5 (13.16%) Go
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) Ruby
6 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.53%) Bourne shell
7 4 (10.53%) Korn
8 3 (7.89%) C++
8 3 (7.89%) PHP
8 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.26%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) Java
10 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) HND
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) SANS
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) CSSLP
4 1 (2.63%) GIAC
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) NFS
2 4 (10.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Ansible
2 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
2 5 (13.16%) Mesos
2 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.16%) Puppet
3 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
4 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.26%) CQG
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Reuters
3 2 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.63%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.63%) Sonatype
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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