The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 729 771 764
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 132 163 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 114 146 153
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £34,625 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Applications Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82232 96100 103979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.62% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68864 80926 86759
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,498 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in England

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 42 £54,500 -6.83% 1
South East +26 31 £37,500 -11.76% 6
East of England +17 27 £41,500 -5.14% 8
West Midlands -3 13 £24,500 -41.31% 2
Yorkshire +14 7 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -9 5 £32,500 -35.00%
South West +10 3 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North East - 2 £29,500 -
East Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Applications Specialist
UK

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Applications Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 147 (54.04%) SQL
2 102 (37.50%) Finance
3 82 (30.15%) ITIL
4 78 (28.68%) Windows
5 67 (24.63%) SQL Server
6 51 (18.75%) Oracle
6 51 (18.75%) .NET
7 49 (18.01%) Java
7 49 (18.01%) Microsoft
8 45 (16.54%) SharePoint
9 44 (16.18%) JavaScript
10 42 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (15.07%) Degree
12 40 (14.71%) SDLC
12 40 (14.71%) CRM
12 40 (14.71%) Web Services
12 40 (14.71%) Linux
13 36 (13.24%) Banking
14 32 (11.76%) MS Excel
15 31 (11.40%) Windows Server
15 31 (11.40%) Problem Management
16 29 (10.66%) Dynamics CRM
17 27 (9.93%) Document Management
18 26 (9.56%) Unix
19 25 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (8.82%) ASP.NET
21 23 (8.46%) Incident Management
21 23 (8.46%) Management Information System
21 23 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (7.72%) VBScript

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (16.54%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.88%) IIS
3 14 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.68%) Apache
5 9 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.94%) JBoss
6 8 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (2.57%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.84%) CMS
9 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.74%) CICS
11 2 (0.74%) Gentran
11 2 (0.74%) Liferay
11 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.74%) nginx
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 32 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (10.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.10%) Maximo
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.74%) EQXanite
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.37%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.10%) Bluemix
3 3 (1.10%) IaaS
3 3 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.37%) Apcera
4 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.68%) DNS
3 8 (2.94%) LAN
4 6 (2.21%) DHCP
5 5 (1.84%) Firewall
6 4 (1.47%) HTTP
6 4 (1.47%) Internet
7 3 (1.10%) SAN
7 3 (1.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.37%) Intranet
8 1 (0.37%) NAS
8 1 (0.37%) VPN
8 1 (0.37%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (24.63%) SQL Server
2 42 (15.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (6.99%) Oracle BI EE
4 18 (6.62%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.31%) DB2
6 9 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.94%) MySQL
7 8 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.57%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.84%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.47%) Power BI
12 3 (1.10%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (1.10%) Redis
12 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (1.47%) Gradle
2 4 (1.47%) Maven
3 2 (0.74%) PeopleTools
4 1 (0.37%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.37%) MSI
4 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 102 (37.50%) Finance
2 36 (13.24%) Banking
3 17 (6.25%) Retail
4 10 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.31%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.94%) Japanese Language
6 8 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.57%) Law
8 5 (1.84%) Back Office
8 5 (1.84%) Legal
9 4 (1.47%) Advertising
10 3 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Games
11 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.74%) Marketing
11 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.37%) Automotive
12 1 (0.37%) Front Office
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (18.75%) .NET
2 40 (14.71%) Web Services
3 24 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 19 (6.99%) HTML
5 17 (6.25%) XML
6 14 (5.15%) CSS
7 11 (4.04%) Java EE
8 9 (3.31%) XSLT
9 8 (2.94%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.94%) JSF
9 8 (2.94%) JSP
9 8 (2.94%) Spring
9 8 (2.94%) Struts
9 8 (2.94%) XSL
10 6 (2.21%) Middleware
11 4 (1.47%) J2EE
11 4 (1.47%) Node.js
11 4 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (1.47%) WSDL
12 3 (1.10%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (8.46%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.94%) Informatics
3 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.21%) Clustering
4 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.84%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.47%) EPoS
6 4 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.47%) Health Informatics
6 4 (1.47%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.47%) User Experience
7 3 (1.10%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.10%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.10%) Life Science
7 3 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 78 (28.68%) Windows
2 40 (14.71%) Linux
3 31 (11.40%) Windows Server
4 26 (9.56%) Unix
5 7 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.21%) AIX
6 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.47%) CentOS
9 3 (1.10%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.15%) ITIL
2 40 (14.71%) CRM
2 40 (14.71%) SDLC
3 31 (11.40%) Problem Management
4 27 (9.93%) Document Management
5 25 (9.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (8.46%) Incident Management
7 19 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (6.99%) Performance Monitoring
7 19 (6.99%) System Integration Testing
8 13 (4.78%) Analytics
8 13 (4.78%) Change Control
8 13 (4.78%) Mentoring
8 13 (4.78%) OWASP
8 13 (4.78%) Software Delivery
8 13 (4.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 12 (4.41%) High Availability
9 12 (4.41%) Service Management
10 11 (4.04%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (54.04%) SQL
2 49 (18.01%) Java
3 44 (16.18%) JavaScript
4 21 (7.72%) VBScript
5 20 (7.35%) PL/SQL
6 17 (6.25%) C#
7 10 (3.68%) C
7 10 (3.68%) PHP
8 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.94%) C++
10 7 (2.57%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.57%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.21%) Python
12 5 (1.84%) Delphi
12 5 (1.84%) Perl
13 4 (1.47%) VB
14 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.74%) COBOL
15 2 (0.74%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 41 (15.07%) Degree
2 13 (4.78%) CEH
3 7 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.10%) CFA
4 3 (1.10%) CISM
5 2 (0.74%) CISSP
5 2 (0.74%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.37%) GCIA
6 1 (0.37%) GIAC
6 1 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.72%) SLA
2 20 (7.35%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.74%) DICOM
4 2 (0.74%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.37%) Docker
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.47%) HP Fortify
2 3 (1.10%) SCCM
3 2 (0.74%) Grafana
3 2 (0.74%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.37%) Nessus
4 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.37%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.37%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) SCOM
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (18.75%) Oracle
2 49 (18.01%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.99%) Siebel
4 17 (6.25%) Citrix
5 13 (4.78%) IBM
6 12 (4.41%) VMware
7 9 (3.31%) Remedy
8 7 (2.57%) BEA
8 7 (2.57%) Informatica
9 6 (2.21%) Northgate
9 6 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.84%) SAP
10 5 (1.84%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.47%) Dynatrace
11 4 (1.47%) Sybase
11 4 (1.47%) Veracode
12 3 (1.10%) Charles River
12 3 (1.10%) iManage
12 3 (1.10%) Portware
13 2 (0.74%) Computacenter
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