The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 306 298 319
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 26 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 12
Average salary £61,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £36,700 £43,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £92,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.56%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Applications Specialist
London

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle
3 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Middleware
4 11 (28.95%) Windows
5 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 8 (21.05%) SOA
7 7 (18.42%) Retail
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) CISSP
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
9 5 (13.16%) OOP
9 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (13.16%) OO
9 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
9 5 (13.16%) OOD
9 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
9 5 (13.16%) CSSLP
9 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.53%) SWIFT
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
10 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (10.53%) Front Office
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL
10 4 (10.53%) UNIX
10 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (18.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.63%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Extranet
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) SMTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.63%) ERwin
1 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
4 4 (10.53%) Front Office
5 3 (7.89%) Back Office
6 2 (5.26%) Advertising
6 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Middleware
2 9 (23.68%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.63%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (2.63%) JSP
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) JMS
6 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.63%) MDX
6 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) SWIFT
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) SOA
2 5 (13.16%) OOP
2 5 (13.16%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (13.16%) OO
2 5 (13.16%) OOD
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Wealth Management
4 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Investment Management
4 3 (7.89%) Budget Control
5 2 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
1 6 (15.79%) CISSP
2 5 (13.16%) CSSLP
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) CCEE
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
2 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Charles River
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Wyse
5 1 (2.63%) AppSense
5 1 (2.63%) Sophis
5 1 (2.63%) SimCorp
5 1 (2.63%) Google
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago