The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £39,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -6.47%
Applications Specialist
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
140 104 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 94.59% 97.20% 93.07%
Number of salaries quoted 121 82 75
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £17,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Gatwick

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Infor M3
3 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Document Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Movex
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Lotus
3 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (12.50%) Java

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Movex
1 3 (37.50%) Infor M3
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Document Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Lotus
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards