The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 135 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.083% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £42,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +25.92%
Applications Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2319 2098 2875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.79% 95.49% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1842 1822 2520
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,041
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridge -3 2 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Applications Specialist
East of England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) EDI
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (20.00%) DataPower

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Informatics
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
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