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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
England / London
Rank 553 587 594
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 34 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 38
Median salary £55,000 £58,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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
32156 38587 39685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.17% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27290 33223 33721
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +34 21 £55,000 -15.38%
Enfield - 1 £42,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 50 (63.29%) Finance
2 31 (39.24%) ITIL
2 31 (39.24%) SDLC
3 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
4 28 (35.44%) SQL
5 23 (29.11%) QA
6 21 (26.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (26.58%) VBScript
7 20 (25.32%) Windows
7 20 (25.32%) Web Services
7 20 (25.32%) Siebel
7 20 (25.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (25.32%) Performance Monitoring
7 20 (25.32%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
9 15 (18.99%) Linux
9 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
9 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (17.72%) Degree
11 12 (15.19%) Banking
11 12 (15.19%) CRM
12 11 (13.92%) CEH
12 11 (13.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 11 (13.92%) OWASP
13 10 (12.66%) Java
13 10 (12.66%) Oracle
13 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
14 8 (10.13%) PHP
14 8 (10.13%) SharePoint

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 (10.13%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.33%) CMS
4 3 (3.80%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.53%) EQXanite
3 2 (2.53%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) DHCP
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
3 1 (1.27%) NAS
3 1 (1.27%) SAN
3 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.32%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.27%) IDOL
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 50 (63.29%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 7 (8.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.33%) Back Office
4 5 (6.33%) Legal
5 4 (5.06%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.06%) Law
6 3 (3.80%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Marketing
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Web Services
2 7 (8.86%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) HTML
4 4 (5.06%) Middleware
5 3 (3.80%) Node.js
5 3 (3.80%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.53%) MSMQ
6 2 (2.53%) SOAP
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Clustering
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) Hedge funds
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Derivative
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Windows
2 15 (18.99%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.06%) AIX
4 4 (5.06%) Unix
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) ITIL
1 31 (39.24%) SDLC
2 21 (26.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (25.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 20 (25.32%) System Integration Testing
4 15 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.19%) CRM
6 11 (13.92%) OWASP
6 11 (13.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (7.59%) Analytics
7 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.59%) Release Management
7 6 (7.59%) Wealth Management
8 5 (6.33%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.33%) Web Development
9 4 (5.06%) Document Management
9 4 (5.06%) Project Management
9 4 (5.06%) Security Testing
10 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.80%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.44%) SQL
3 21 (26.58%) VBScript
4 10 (12.66%) Java
5 8 (10.13%) PHP
6 6 (7.59%) Python
7 5 (6.33%) C#
7 5 (6.33%) C++
7 5 (6.33%) Delphi
7 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.80%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 11 (13.92%) CEH
3 4 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.80%) CFA
5 1 (1.27%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.27%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.11%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Fortify
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.27%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.27%) Nessus
3 1 (1.27%) OpenVAS
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Siebel
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle
4 8 (10.13%) Northgate
5 5 (6.33%) Informatica
6 4 (5.06%) iManage
6 4 (5.06%) Remedy
7 3 (3.80%) Charles River
7 3 (3.80%) Citrix
7 3 (3.80%) Portware
7 3 (3.80%) SAP
7 3 (3.80%) Veracode
8 2 (2.53%) Misys
8 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.53%) Xceptor
9 1 (1.27%) IBM
9 1 (1.27%) Veritas
9 1 (1.27%) VMware
West London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago