The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 31 July 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 216 214 222
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.053% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.14% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £35,309
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% +27.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £40,000 £35,062
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £45,000 £41,062
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5222 5161 5583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.23% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4093 4706
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 31 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £36,000 -
Slough +1 1 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Redknee
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) SaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) NFS
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (23.08%) C#

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Kentico
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) SS7
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) SMPP
3 1 (7.69%) TCAP
3 1 (7.69%) SCCP
3 1 (7.69%) INAP
3 1 (7.69%) SCTP
3 1 (7.69%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) RHCE
1 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) Redknee
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Sun
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
Slough
Telefonica
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