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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 565 556 580
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 48 57 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.21% +18.75%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
City of London -3 8 £62,500 +37.36% 2
Romford -5 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Hammersmith - 1 £37,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 42 (45.65%) SQL
2 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (29.35%) Windows
2 27 (29.35%) Banking
3 25 (27.17%) .NET
4 23 (25.00%) Finance
5 22 (23.91%) Degree
6 20 (21.74%) Oracle
6 20 (21.74%) UNIX
6 20 (21.74%) Linux
7 18 (19.57%) Java
8 17 (18.48%) OWASP
9 15 (16.30%) C#
10 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
11 12 (13.04%) MS Office
11 12 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (11.96%) Law
12 11 (11.96%) Middleware
13 10 (10.87%) SLA
13 10 (10.87%) Legal
13 10 (10.87%) XML
13 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
13 10 (10.87%) CISSP
13 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
13 10 (10.87%) .NET Framework
13 10 (10.87%) WebSphere
14 9 (9.78%) SWIFT
14 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET
14 9 (9.78%) IIS

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (10.87%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.78%) IIS
3 7 (7.61%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (6.52%) Confluence
5 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.17%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.09%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Office
2 10 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) Stata
3 2 (2.17%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.09%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.09%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
1 1 (1.09%) Force.com
1 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) LAN
2 3 (3.26%) WAN
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.35%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.09%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.09%) Essbase
6 1 (1.09%) MySQL
6 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) MS Access
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.52%) JIRA
3 2 (2.17%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.09%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.09%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.09%) MSI
4 1 (1.09%) Xcode
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (29.35%) Banking
2 23 (25.00%) Finance
3 11 (11.96%) Law
4 10 (10.87%) Legal
5 7 (7.61%) Front Office
6 4 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.26%) Marketing
8 2 (2.17%) Retail
9 1 (1.09%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.17%) .NET
2 11 (11.96%) Middleware
3 10 (10.87%) XML
3 10 (10.87%) .NET Framework
4 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.70%) Web Services
6 7 (7.61%) HTML
7 5 (5.43%) WCF
7 5 (5.43%) REST
7 5 (5.43%) SOAP
8 4 (4.35%) CSS
8 4 (4.35%) WF
8 4 (4.35%) Application Packaging
9 3 (3.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (3.26%) J2EE
10 2 (2.17%) Ajax
11 1 (1.09%) Java EE
11 1 (1.09%) Spring
11 1 (1.09%) JSF
11 1 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) SWIFT
2 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.17%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.09%) Derivative
7 1 (1.09%) PACS
7 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
7 1 (1.09%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.09%) Equities
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.35%) Windows
2 20 (21.74%) UNIX
2 20 (21.74%) Linux
3 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) AIX
5 2 (2.17%) Solaris
5 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) OWASP
2 12 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (9.78%) Workflow
5 8 (8.70%) Information Security
5 8 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.61%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (7.61%) Security Testing
6 7 (7.61%) ITIL
7 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.52%) Software Testing
8 5 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.43%) Data Security
9 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.65%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) Java
3 15 (16.30%) C#
4 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.43%) Python
7 4 (4.35%) VBA
7 4 (4.35%) Korn
8 3 (3.26%) XPath
8 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.26%) C
8 3 (3.26%) C++
9 2 (2.17%) Perl
9 2 (2.17%) VB
9 2 (2.17%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.09%) VB6
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (23.91%) Degree
2 10 (10.87%) CISSP
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.17%) RHCE
3 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.17%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.17%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.09%) HND
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) SLA
2 7 (7.61%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) XenApp
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.17%) KVM
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) vSphere
4 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SCCM
1 3 (3.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 20 (21.74%) Oracle
2 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.78%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.61%) Google
5 6 (6.52%) Apple
6 4 (4.35%) Citrix
6 4 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (3.26%) Charles River
7 3 (3.26%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.26%) VMware
7 3 (3.26%) Metastorm
7 3 (3.26%) Sybase
8 2 (2.17%) Remedy
8 2 (2.17%) FactSet
8 2 (2.17%) LexisNexis
8 2 (2.17%) Sophis
8 2 (2.17%) ANSYS
9 1 (1.09%) thinkFolio
9 1 (1.09%) SimCorp
9 1 (1.09%) ION Trading
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