The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 117 110 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 4 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.52% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.55% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Average salary £53,750 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.13% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1643 2214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.70% 94.59% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1339 1960
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Applications Specialist
North West

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Cheshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Knutsford - 2 £42,500 -
Applications Specialist
North West

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
1 4 (40.00%) SAP SD
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Demand Management
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Demand Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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