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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 299 308 308
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 21 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 20
Average salary £51,500 £46,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.95% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,600 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £63,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.37%
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 23 (62.16%) Banking
4 22 (59.46%) Finance
5 20 (54.05%) Oracle
6 18 (48.65%) Linux
6 18 (48.65%) Middleware
7 16 (43.24%) Red Hat
7 16 (43.24%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
8 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database
9 12 (32.43%) SWIFT
9 12 (32.43%) WebSphere Process Server
10 11 (29.73%) Tivoli
11 9 (24.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 9 (24.32%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (18.92%) UNIX
14 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
14 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (13.51%) .NET
15 5 (13.51%) IIS
16 4 (10.81%) XML
16 4 (10.81%) Perl
16 4 (10.81%) Citrix
16 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
16 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (10.81%) Application Packaging
16 4 (10.81%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (43.24%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
3 12 (32.43%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (13.51%) IIS
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.41%) Apache
6 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.70%) WorkSite
7 1 (2.70%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DHCP
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MSI
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (62.16%) Banking
2 22 (59.46%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) Middleware
2 9 (24.32%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (13.51%) .NET
4 4 (10.81%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.70%) Murex MxML
6 1 (2.70%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) SWIFT
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (18.92%) UNIX
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) Solaris
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) SOA
4 2 (5.41%) BCP
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow
4 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.41%) Software Distribution
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Release Management
5 1 (2.70%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (2.70%) ETRM
5 1 (2.70%) E-Discovery
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
3 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.11%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) Korn
4 2 (5.41%) C-shell
5 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Tivoli
2 9 (24.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) SCCM
4 2 (5.41%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle
2 16 (43.24%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) Sybase
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) LexisNexis
5 2 (5.41%) Murex
5 2 (5.41%) Calypso
5 2 (5.41%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) BMC
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (2.70%) Trayport
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Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago