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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 628 589 615
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 30 74 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 89
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
40374 42662 47687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.80% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35018 35907 39435
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +40 7 £55,000 -21.42% 3
New Malden - 4 £57,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 34 (40.48%) SQL
2 33 (39.29%) .NET
3 32 (38.10%) Finance
4 25 (29.76%) Security Testing
5 23 (27.38%) OWASP
6 22 (26.19%) Secure Coding
7 21 (25.00%) Java
8 18 (21.43%) C#
8 18 (21.43%) Windows
9 16 (19.05%) Financial Institution
10 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
11 14 (16.67%) C++
12 13 (15.48%) C
12 13 (15.48%) SDLC
12 13 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
13 12 (14.29%) Spring
13 12 (14.29%) Struts
13 12 (14.29%) Python
13 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
14 11 (13.10%) CRM
14 11 (13.10%) Citrix
14 11 (13.10%) XML
15 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
15 10 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (11.90%) SCCM
16 9 (10.71%) XenApp
16 9 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
16 9 (10.71%) Banking
16 9 (10.71%) Firewall

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 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) Apache
2 2 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.38%) Summit
4 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.19%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (2.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MSI
2 5 (5.95%) AdminStudio
3 3 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.19%) AppScan
5 1 (1.19%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.19%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (38.10%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Financial Institution
3 9 (10.71%) Banking
4 6 (7.14%) Dutch Language
5 5 (5.95%) Law
6 4 (4.76%) Legal
6 4 (4.76%) Publishing
6 4 (4.76%) Retail
7 2 (2.38%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (1.19%) Advertising
8 1 (1.19%) Billing
8 1 (1.19%) French Language
8 1 (1.19%) Front Office
8 1 (1.19%) German Language
8 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (39.29%) .NET
2 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.29%) Spring
3 12 (14.29%) Struts
4 11 (13.10%) XML
5 4 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.38%) Ajax
6 2 (2.38%) J2EE
6 2 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (1.19%) Android NDK
7 1 (1.19%) JSON
7 1 (1.19%) JSP
7 1 (1.19%) Middleware
7 1 (1.19%) NHibernate
7 1 (1.19%) RESTful
7 1 (1.19%) SOAP
7 1 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (8.33%) Fixed Income
3 6 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.76%) Social Media
6 3 (3.57%) Equities
6 3 (3.57%) Eurex
6 3 (3.57%) Fintech
6 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.38%) Derivative
7 2 (2.38%) Replication
8 1 (1.19%) Clustering
8 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Windows
2 9 (10.71%) Unix
3 8 (9.52%) Linux
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.19%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Security Testing
2 23 (27.38%) OWASP
3 22 (26.19%) Secure Coding
4 13 (15.48%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (15.48%) SDLC
5 11 (13.10%) CRM
6 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 9 (10.71%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (9.52%) ITIL
8 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.33%) Information Security
9 7 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.14%) Application Discovery
10 6 (7.14%) Application Packaging
10 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.14%) Presales
11 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) SQL
2 21 (25.00%) Java
3 18 (21.43%) C#
4 14 (16.67%) C++
5 13 (15.48%) C
6 12 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
7 2 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) CEH
1 5 (5.95%) CISSP
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.76%) CCNA
2 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.76%) CISM
2 4 (4.76%) MCSE
2 4 (4.76%) SSCP
3 3 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.38%) CCA
4 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) CCAA
5 1 (1.19%) CCEA
5 1 (1.19%) CCEE
5 1 (1.19%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.19%) MCITP
5 1 (1.19%) MOS
5 1 (1.19%) SANS
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) SLA
2 6 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (10.71%) XenApp
3 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.19%) Nessus
2 1 (1.19%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Citrix
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.95%) Bloomberg
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) Murex
7 1 (1.19%) Charles River
7 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.19%) F5
7 1 (1.19%) HP
7 1 (1.19%) IBM
7 1 (1.19%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.19%) Northgate
7 1 (1.19%) Qualys
7 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.19%) SunGard
7 1 (1.19%) Telerik
7 1 (1.19%) Tradeweb
7 1 (1.19%) VMware
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