The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 301 299 294
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 10 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.097% 0.19% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.20% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 7
Average salary £62,500 £61,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% +29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,107 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
Applications Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9651 9763 10195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.29% 92.82% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 8270 9134
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015, 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 (62.50%) Banking
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle
5 8 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (33.33%) UNIX
5 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (29.17%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (25.00%) Middleware
7 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (20.83%) Korn
9 4 (16.67%) SWIFT
9 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Law
10 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (12.50%) Workflow
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (8.33%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
6 1 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (4.17%) WorkSite
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (62.50%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Law
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) COM
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) SWIFT
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Workflow
1 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.33%) BCP
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Data Management
3 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.17%) Document Management
3 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) SABSA
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) E-Discovery
3 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (20.83%) Korn
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) VB6
5 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) XenApp
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Calypso
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) BT
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