The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 779 775 723
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 136 140 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 125 116 143
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
90948 95877 92534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77193 80166 75284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 54 £58,500 +30.00% 7
South East +43 49 £42,500 +18.05% 8
East of England -5 15 £53,100 +18.00% 2
Yorkshire +6 7 £34,250 +5.38% 1
South West -2 4 £35,000 - 3
West Midlands -30 4 £38,500 +6.20% 2
North West +19 2 £45,000 +41.73%
East Midlands -3 1 - -
Applications Specialist
UK

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 160 (50.47%) SQL
2 129 (40.69%) Windows
3 91 (28.71%) Oracle
3 91 (28.71%) Linux
4 85 (26.81%) Windows Server
5 71 (22.40%) SQL Server
5 71 (22.40%) Finance
6 63 (19.87%) SharePoint
7 55 (17.35%) .NET
8 50 (15.77%) ERP
9 49 (15.46%) Microsoft
10 46 (14.51%) Java
11 45 (14.20%) Degree
12 43 (13.56%) CRM
13 38 (11.99%) BusinessObjects
14 33 (10.41%) C#
15 30 (9.46%) XML
15 30 (9.46%) IIS
15 30 (9.46%) Active Directory
16 29 (9.15%) Hyperion
16 29 (9.15%) ITIL
17 27 (8.52%) Unix
18 25 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (7.89%) MS Excel
19 24 (7.57%) JavaScript
19 24 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 23 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
20 23 (7.26%) Banking
20 23 (7.26%) ASP.NET
20 23 (7.26%) CSS

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the England 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 63 (19.87%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.46%) IIS
3 17 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 16 (5.05%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.79%) JBoss
6 8 (2.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (2.52%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.21%) Apache
8 5 (1.58%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.95%) CMS
10 3 (0.95%) Confluence
11 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.32%) SAS
12 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 25 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.68%) SOLIDWORKS
3 17 (5.36%) MS Office
4 10 (3.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) CATIA
5 1 (0.32%) DOC1
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (5.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (3.47%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (2.84%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.89%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (0.95%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.95%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.63%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.32%) assyst
8 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.32%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.10%) Firewall
2 8 (2.52%) DNS
3 5 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (1.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (1.58%) Network Security
4 4 (1.26%) VPN
5 3 (0.95%) DHCP
5 3 (0.95%) Internet
5 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.63%) HTTP
6 2 (0.63%) LAN
6 2 (0.63%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.63%) WAN
7 1 (0.32%) Intranet
7 1 (0.32%) IPv6
7 1 (0.32%) MPLS
7 1 (0.32%) SMS
7 1 (0.32%) SSL
7 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.99%) BusinessObjects
3 24 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.99%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.73%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (3.15%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.89%) Big Data
11 5 (1.58%) MySQL
12 4 (1.26%) Informix
12 4 (1.26%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.26%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (5.05%) Visual Studio
2 12 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (2.84%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.89%) MSI
5 4 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.95%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 71 (22.40%) Finance
2 23 (7.26%) Banking
3 17 (5.36%) Retail
4 16 (5.05%) Legal
5 11 (3.47%) Financial Institution
5 11 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.21%) Front Office
6 7 (2.21%) Russian Language
7 6 (1.89%) Arabic Language
8 5 (1.58%) Japanese Language
9 4 (1.26%) Advertising
9 4 (1.26%) French Language
9 4 (1.26%) Law
10 3 (0.95%) Dutch Language
10 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.63%) German Language
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (17.35%) .NET
2 30 (9.46%) XML
3 23 (7.26%) ASP.NET
3 23 (7.26%) CSS
4 22 (6.94%) EDI
5 16 (5.05%) Middleware
6 13 (4.10%) HTML
6 13 (4.10%) WCF
7 11 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (3.47%) Web Services
8 10 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 10 (3.15%) Spring
8 10 (3.15%) Struts
9 9 (2.84%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (1.58%) J2EE
11 4 (1.26%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.26%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (1.26%) ZeroMQ
12 3 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.47%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.21%) Replication
5 6 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.89%) Semantic Web
6 5 (1.58%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.58%) Clustering
7 4 (1.26%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.26%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.26%) Social Media
7 4 (1.26%) User Experience
8 3 (0.95%) Equities
8 3 (0.95%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.95%) PACS
8 3 (0.95%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.63%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 129 (40.69%) Windows
2 91 (28.71%) Linux
3 85 (26.81%) Windows Server
4 27 (8.52%) Unix
5 20 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.99%) Oracle Linux
7 11 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.52%) Android
10 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.58%) AIX
11 5 (1.58%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.26%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.95%) CentOS
14 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.77%) ERP
2 43 (13.56%) CRM
3 29 (9.15%) ITIL
4 23 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (6.31%) Secure Coding
5 20 (6.31%) Security Testing
6 18 (5.68%) OWASP
7 17 (5.36%) SDLC
8 15 (4.73%) MVC
8 15 (4.73%) Presales
9 14 (4.42%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (4.42%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (3.79%) Information Security
11 12 (3.79%) Service Management
12 11 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (3.47%) Document Management
13 10 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.15%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 160 (50.47%) SQL
2 46 (14.51%) Java
3 33 (10.41%) C#
4 24 (7.57%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.31%) C
6 18 (5.68%) C++
7 15 (4.73%) PowerShell
8 14 (4.42%) Perl
9 10 (3.15%) PHP
9 10 (3.15%) Python
10 5 (1.58%) VB
11 4 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.26%) VBA
12 3 (0.95%) VBScript
12 3 (0.95%) X++
13 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (14.20%) Degree
2 6 (1.89%) CISSP
2 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.58%) CCNA
3 5 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.58%) CISM
3 5 (1.58%) MCSE
4 4 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.26%) CEH
4 4 (1.26%) SSCP
5 3 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.63%) CCA
6 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) CCAA
7 1 (0.32%) CCEE
7 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) MCITP
7 1 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.26%) SLA
2 7 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.89%) QA
4 5 (1.58%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.26%) XenApp
5 4 (1.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (3.79%) SCCM
2 4 (1.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.95%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.63%) ThinApp
4 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (28.71%) Oracle
2 49 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.15%) Hyperion
4 19 (5.99%) Citrix
5 18 (5.68%) Baan
6 16 (5.05%) Concur
6 16 (5.05%) Tripwire
6 16 (5.05%) VMware
7 11 (3.47%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.15%) IBM
8 10 (3.15%) iManage
9 7 (2.21%) SAP
10 6 (1.89%) Cisco
11 5 (1.58%) F5
12 4 (1.26%) Apple
12 4 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.95%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.95%) NetApp
13 3 (0.95%) PeopleSoft
14 2 (0.63%) Murex
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
1st Choice IT & Sales Appointments
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City, London
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Salary: £750000 - £850000 per annum
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Salary: bonus
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Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + generous pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
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Crawley
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Buckinghamshire
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Birmingham
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