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 25 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 316 307 277
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 13 11 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.092% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.099% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 23
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 19 (48.72%) Oracle
3 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) Banking
4 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) Middleware
5 11 (28.21%) Linux
6 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 9 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 8 (20.51%) Tivoli
7 8 (20.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 8 (20.51%) SOA
7 8 (20.51%) WebSphere Process Server
7 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
7 8 (20.51%) SWIFT
8 7 (17.95%) Retail
8 7 (17.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle Retail
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (12.82%) .NET
9 5 (12.82%) UNIX
9 5 (12.82%) Perl
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
10 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.26%) CSSLP
10 4 (10.26%) VMware
10 4 (10.26%) Java
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (20.51%) WebSphere Process Server
2 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) WorkSite
5 1 (2.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) SMS
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MSI
General
1 22 (56.41%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Banking
3 7 (17.95%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Back Office
5 2 (5.13%) Electronics
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) Front Office
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Middleware
2 7 (17.95%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (12.82%) .NET
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (5.13%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.56%) Murex MxML
7 1 (2.56%) REST
7 1 (2.56%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.56%) JMS
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.56%) JSP
7 1 (2.56%) SOAP
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) SWIFT
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) DataPower
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Solaris
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) SOA
2 4 (10.26%) OOP
2 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (10.26%) OO
2 4 (10.26%) OOD
2 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
4 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.56%) Content Management
5 1 (2.56%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
5 1 (2.56%) Release Management
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) Korn
4 2 (5.13%) C-shell
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) CSSLP
2 4 (10.26%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Tivoli
1 8 (20.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (7.69%) WSUS
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Sybase
5 2 (5.13%) JBoss
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) BMC
6 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.56%) Charles River
6 1 (2.56%) Murex
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Trayport
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago