The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 200 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 12 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.020% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.021% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £42,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Applications Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4301 4826 5258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.24% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 3601 3787
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Berkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 9 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Applications Specialist 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 Berkshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.64%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) Office 365
8 2 (9.09%) Release Management
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
8 2 (9.09%) Presales
8 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
8 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) COM
8 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.09%) C#
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
8 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) BGP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) IPv6
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) OSPF
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) COM
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Presales
4 2 (9.09%) Release Management
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Database Security
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Mitel
4 1 (4.55%) Panasonic
4 1 (4.55%) Qualys
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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