The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 175 189 180
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 7 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.47% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 15
Average salary £55,000 £31,299 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.72% -26.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.41%
Applications Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3495 3804 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.18% 94.56% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2898 3091 3215
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Hampshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Southampton +1 2 £55,000 +76.00%
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £24,500 -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (22.22%) IVR
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Telemarketing
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) PBX
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) SQLPlus
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) IVR
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
1 2 (22.22%) SOA
1 2 (22.22%) BCP
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) E-business
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Telemarketing
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Database Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) CAFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) CommVault
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp