The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 566 623 625
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 47 48 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 40
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,960 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,116
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.36%
Applications Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36402 42305 43379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.80% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31526 36015 36074
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in London

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
City of London +60 20 £54,000 -13.60% 1
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 London region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 51 (51.00%) Finance
2 49 (49.00%) SQL
3 29 (29.00%) SDLC
4 27 (27.00%) Windows
4 27 (27.00%) Linux
5 26 (26.00%) ITIL
6 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 23 (23.00%) Java
8 21 (21.00%) Web Services
9 20 (20.00%) Oracle
10 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
11 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (16.00%) OWASP
13 15 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (15.00%) Unix
14 13 (13.00%) C#
14 13 (13.00%) VBScript
14 13 (13.00%) CRM
14 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (13.00%) QA
14 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
15 12 (12.00%) System Integration Testing
15 12 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (12.00%) Siebel
15 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
16 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
16 11 (11.00%) .NET
16 11 (11.00%) Legal

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (8.00%) IIS
2 5 (5.00%) Apache
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.00%) CMS
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.00%) Liferay
5 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.00%) JBoss
6 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.00%) Xceptor
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.00%) Summit
3 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.00%) EQXanite
3 1 (1.00%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) DHCP
1 7 (7.00%) DNS
2 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.00%) Firewall
4 3 (3.00%) LAN
4 3 (3.00%) WAN
5 2 (2.00%) SAN
5 2 (2.00%) WebEx
6 1 (1.00%) HTTP
6 1 (1.00%) NAS
6 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.00%) SQLPlus
8 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.00%) AppScan
2 1 (1.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.00%) Toad
2 1 (1.00%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 51 (51.00%) Finance
2 11 (11.00%) Legal
3 10 (10.00%) Law
4 9 (9.00%) Banking
5 7 (7.00%) Financial Institution
6 6 (6.00%) Advertising
7 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
8 4 (4.00%) Back Office
8 4 (4.00%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (2.00%) Billing
9 2 (2.00%) Front Office
10 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
10 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) Web Services
2 11 (11.00%) .NET
3 8 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (8.00%) XML
4 7 (7.00%) J2EE
5 6 (6.00%) Middleware
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.00%) HTML
7 3 (3.00%) Node.js
7 3 (3.00%) SAP Basis
7 3 (3.00%) WSDL
8 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.00%) SonicMQ
8 2 (2.00%) XML Messaging
9 1 (1.00%) Java EE 5
9 1 (1.00%) JBoss Seam
9 1 (1.00%) JNI
9 1 (1.00%) jQuery
9 1 (1.00%) JSP
9 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (7.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.00%) Clustering
4 6 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.00%) Derivative
5 5 (5.00%) Fintech
6 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.00%) Equities
6 4 (4.00%) Eurex
7 3 (3.00%) Hedge funds
7 3 (3.00%) User Experience
8 1 (1.00%) CCTV
8 1 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.00%) Replication
8 1 (1.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Linux
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 15 (15.00%) Unix
3 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.00%) AIX
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Android
7 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) SDLC
2 26 (26.00%) ITIL
3 16 (16.00%) OWASP
4 15 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 13 (13.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.00%) CRM
6 12 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (12.00%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (9.00%) Secure Coding
7 9 (9.00%) Security Testing
8 8 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (7.00%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.00%) Investment Management
11 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
11 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.00%) Information Security
11 5 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) SQL
2 23 (23.00%) Java
3 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.00%) C#
4 13 (13.00%) VBScript
5 11 (11.00%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.00%) PHP
7 6 (6.00%) C++
7 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.00%) XPath
9 4 (4.00%) Python
10 3 (3.00%) Delphi
11 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
11 2 (2.00%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.00%) Perl
11 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.00%) VB
11 2 (2.00%) VBA
12 1 (1.00%) C
12 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) CEH
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 4 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.00%) CFA
4 2 (2.00%) SANS
5 1 (1.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.00%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) QA
2 7 (7.00%) SLA
3 4 (4.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.00%) Nagios
2 1 (1.00%) Nessus
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.00%) Siebel
3 8 (8.00%) Citrix
4 6 (6.00%) Informatica
5 5 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.00%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.00%) Remedy
6 4 (4.00%) Veracode
6 4 (4.00%) VMware
7 3 (3.00%) Charles River
7 3 (3.00%) Murex
7 3 (3.00%) Northgate
7 3 (3.00%) Portware
7 3 (3.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.00%) iManage
9 1 (1.00%) Cisco
9 1 (1.00%) IBM
9 1 (1.00%) Misys
9 1 (1.00%) Sybase
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