The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
339 306 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.62% 95.03% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 214 228 339
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Applications Specialist
Scotland

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Aberdeen region.

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Applications Specialist
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Applications Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Applications Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft