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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
South East / Berkshire
Rank 168 219 218
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 14 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 6
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%

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
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
Bracknell - 4 £38,500 - 1
Slough - 3 £32,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £48,750 -
Reading +32 1 - -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (40.00%) Java
5 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (28.00%) Grafana
6 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (28.00%) CISSP
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) CentOS
7 6 (24.00%) CEH
7 6 (24.00%) GCIA
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (24.00%) Cyber Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Microservices
8 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 5 (20.00%) Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (16.00%) Information Security

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 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (28.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) InfluxDB
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) German Language
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) OAuth
4 1 (4.00%) SAML
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) CentOS
5 4 (16.00%) Unix
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (24.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Microservices
3 5 (20.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (16.00%) SABSA
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) OWASP
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.00%) Presales
6 1 (4.00%) SIEM
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) CISSP
2 6 (24.00%) CEH
2 6 (24.00%) GCIA
3 4 (16.00%) CISM
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) SANS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Grafana
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Graphite
3 1 (4.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
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