The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 593 539 569
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 41 67 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 54
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.37%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
City of London +9 21 £51,500 +11.95% 2
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 54 (54.00%) SQL
2 51 (51.00%) Windows
3 36 (36.00%) Finance
4 34 (34.00%) Linux
5 33 (33.00%) Banking
6 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
7 24 (24.00%) Oracle
8 21 (21.00%) Middleware
9 16 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
9 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (16.00%) WebSphere
10 15 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (15.00%) UNIX
11 14 (14.00%) Legal
11 14 (14.00%) Oracle Database
11 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (13.00%) Windows 7
13 12 (12.00%) SWIFT
13 12 (12.00%) WebSphere Process Server
13 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 11 (11.00%) HTML
14 11 (11.00%) Tivoli
14 11 (11.00%) Degree
15 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (10.00%) MySQL
16 9 (9.00%) .NET
16 9 (9.00%) Java
16 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
16 9 (9.00%) OOP

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 16 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
1 16 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (12.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (7.00%) IIS
4 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.00%) WorkSite
5 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.00%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.00%) Taleo
3 1 (1.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) DNS
1 3 (3.00%) DHCP
2 2 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) IPv6
3 1 (1.00%) SAN
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) Wireless
3 1 (1.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.00%) MySQL
4 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.00%) DB2
10 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.00%) MS Access
10 1 (1.00%) DTS
10 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.00%) Essbase
10 1 (1.00%) ProClarity
10 1 (1.00%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MSI
2 1 (1.00%) Maven
2 1 (1.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (36.00%) Finance
2 33 (33.00%) Banking
3 14 (14.00%) Legal
4 9 (9.00%) Marketing
5 4 (4.00%) Law
6 3 (3.00%) Front Office
6 3 (3.00%) Retail
6 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.00%) Electronics
8 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) Middleware
2 11 (11.00%) HTML
3 9 (9.00%) .NET
3 9 (9.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (7.00%) Application Packaging
4 7 (7.00%) Web Services
5 6 (6.00%) XML
6 5 (5.00%) COM
7 4 (4.00%) J2EE
8 3 (3.00%) SOAP
9 2 (2.00%) JSF
9 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.00%) XHTML
9 2 (2.00%) REST
10 1 (1.00%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.00%) RESTful
10 1 (1.00%) Murex MxML
10 1 (1.00%) JMS
10 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) SWIFT
2 9 (9.00%) Open Source
3 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) PACS
6 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.00%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.00%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.00%) CMDB
7 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (51.00%) Windows
2 34 (34.00%) Linux
3 15 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (15.00%) UNIX
4 13 (13.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.00%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.00%) Solaris
9 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.00%) AIX
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (9.00%) OOP
3 8 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (8.00%) OO
3 8 (8.00%) OOD
3 8 (8.00%) ITIL
4 7 (7.00%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (6.00%) Migration
5 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.00%) Release Management
8 3 (3.00%) Workflow
8 3 (3.00%) Project Management
8 3 (3.00%) SOA
9 2 (2.00%) BCP
9 2 (2.00%) Information Security
9 2 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.00%) SQL
2 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (9.00%) Java
4 7 (7.00%) ActionScript
4 7 (7.00%) VBA
4 7 (7.00%) Python
5 5 (5.00%) Perl
6 3 (3.00%) VB
6 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.00%) C-shell
7 2 (2.00%) Korn
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.00%) C
8 1 (1.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.00%) CSSLP
2 8 (8.00%) CISSP
3 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.00%) MCITP
4 1 (1.00%) MCP
4 1 (1.00%) MCSD
4 1 (1.00%) HND
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
4 1 (1.00%) MCSA
4 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.00%) XenApp
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Tivoli
2 9 (9.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 6 (6.00%) SCCM
4 3 (3.00%) WSUS
5 1 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.00%) Citrix
3 6 (6.00%) Sybase
4 5 (5.00%) JBoss
5 4 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.00%) VMware
6 3 (3.00%) HP
7 2 (2.00%) LexisNexis
7 2 (2.00%) Google
7 2 (2.00%) Remedy
7 2 (2.00%) Interwoven
7 2 (2.00%) Murex
7 2 (2.00%) Calypso
8 1 (1.00%) Sun
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco
8 1 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.00%) BMC
8 1 (1.00%) Hyperion
London
MRP Global
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Corporate Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago