The median annual salary for a Applications Support Engineer was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 240 195
Rank change year-on-year +39 -45  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 12 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.049% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.051% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 10
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4511 5864 4839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.84% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 4773 4129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Applications Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Applications Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Applications Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Coventry +28 9 £33,500 -13.54% 1
Birmingham +15 2 £22,500 -23.72%
Warwickshire - 1 £31,000 -
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Applications Support 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) AS400
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (31.82%) Retail
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) JBoss
6 3 (13.64%) Apache
6 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
6 3 (13.64%) Python
6 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) Document Management
6 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Puppet
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (13.64%) HornetQ
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.09%) Office 365
7 2 (9.09%) Apple

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) AS400
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
1 3 (13.64%) Document Management
2 2 (9.09%) ERP
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Apple
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Sage
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) CommVault
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
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