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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 586 585 601
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 53 56 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 55
Average salary £58,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
39316 39186 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.73% 95.73% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33943 33221 33153
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +51 5 £65,000 +4.00% 5
New Malden - 3 £57,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (47.12%) SQL
2 33 (31.73%) Finance
3 28 (26.92%) .NET
4 21 (20.19%) Degree
4 21 (20.19%) Windows
5 20 (19.23%) Secure Coding
6 19 (18.27%) Security Testing
7 18 (17.31%) OWASP
8 15 (14.42%) SDLC
8 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (13.46%) Banking
9 14 (13.46%) Unix
9 14 (13.46%) C#
9 14 (13.46%) Java
10 12 (11.54%) XML
11 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
11 11 (10.58%) Financial Institution
12 10 (9.62%) Struts
12 10 (9.62%) C
12 10 (9.62%) Linux
12 10 (9.62%) Python
12 10 (9.62%) C++
12 10 (9.62%) Oracle
12 10 (9.62%) RDBMS
12 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (9.62%) Spring
12 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
12 10 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (8.65%) SCCM

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (6.73%) IIS
2 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.92%) Apache
4 2 (1.92%) JBoss
4 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.92%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.96%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.96%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Firewall
2 2 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.96%) DHCP
3 1 (0.96%) DNS
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) SSL
3 1 (0.96%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (9.62%) RDBMS
2 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.77%) MSI
3 4 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (31.73%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Banking
3 11 (10.58%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.77%) Front Office
5 4 (3.85%) Retail
6 3 (2.88%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.88%) French Language
6 3 (2.88%) Law
6 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 2 (1.92%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.92%) Legal
7 2 (1.92%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.96%) Billing
8 1 (0.96%) German Language
8 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.92%) .NET
2 12 (11.54%) XML
3 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
4 10 (9.62%) Spring
4 10 (9.62%) Struts
5 5 (4.81%) Middleware
6 4 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (2.88%) LAMP
8 2 (1.92%) J2EE
9 1 (0.96%) Ajax
9 1 (0.96%) HTML
9 1 (0.96%) JSON
9 1 (0.96%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.96%) RESTful
9 1 (0.96%) Velocity
9 1 (0.96%) WCF
9 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.85%) Social Media
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.88%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.88%) Equities
4 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.88%) Replication
5 2 (1.92%) Clustering
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.92%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.96%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.96%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Windows
2 14 (13.46%) Unix
3 10 (9.62%) Linux
4 5 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.23%) Secure Coding
2 19 (18.27%) Security Testing
3 18 (17.31%) OWASP
4 15 (14.42%) SDLC
5 10 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (8.65%) ITIL
7 8 (7.69%) CRM
7 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.69%) Information Security
8 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.73%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (6.73%) Regression Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
9 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.77%) Functional Testing
10 5 (4.81%) DevOps
10 5 (4.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (3.85%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.12%) SQL
2 14 (13.46%) C#
2 14 (13.46%) Java
3 10 (9.62%) C
3 10 (9.62%) C++
3 10 (9.62%) Python
4 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.88%) Perl
5 3 (2.88%) PHP
5 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.92%) VB
6 2 (1.92%) VBScript
7 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (20.19%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) CISM
2 5 (4.81%) CISSP
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.85%) CCNA
3 4 (3.85%) CEH
3 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.85%) MCSE
3 4 (3.85%) SSCP
4 3 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.92%) CCA
6 1 (0.96%) CCAA
6 1 (0.96%) CCEA
6 1 (0.96%) CCEE
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.96%) MCITP
6 1 (0.96%) MOS
6 1 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 7 (6.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.85%) XenApp
3 4 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) SCCM
2 4 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Oracle
2 7 (6.73%) Citrix
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.77%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.81%) IBM
5 4 (3.85%) Apple
5 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.88%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.92%) F5
7 2 (1.92%) Murex
7 2 (1.92%) VMware
8 1 (0.96%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.96%) Cisco
8 1 (0.96%) Infor
8 1 (0.96%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.96%) SunGard
8 1 (0.96%) Telerik
8 1 (0.96%) Tradeweb
8 1 (0.96%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (0.96%) WorldPay
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