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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 196 185 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.052% 0.083% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.087% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 15
Average salary £31,250 £41,250 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.24% -1.78%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
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
3648 3441 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.57% 95.58% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3069 2935 3369
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 1 £31,250 -24.24%
Fareham - 1 - -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Requirements Management
3 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Retail
3 9 (39.13%) Network Security
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 9 (39.13%) Kindle
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 8
3 9 (39.13%) LAMP
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Clustering
3 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) MCSE
3 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (39.13%) ISO 9001
3 9 (39.13%) DHCP
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
3 9 (39.13%) IIS
4 8 (34.78%) Project Management

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (39.13%) IIS
1 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DHCP
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
1 9 (39.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) OLAP
2 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (39.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Clustering
1 9 (39.13%) Kindle
2 5 (21.74%) EPoS
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
1 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Requirements Management
1 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) MCSE
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) ISO 9001
2 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
2 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 5 (21.74%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft