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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 600 598 613
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 40 74 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 54 76
Median salary £51,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,616 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
38557 41930 48251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.74% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33462 35382 40334
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
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 30 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 30 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 +36 16 £55,000 -26.66% 5
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 41 (46.07%) SQL
2 35 (39.33%) Finance
3 32 (35.96%) .NET
4 25 (28.09%) Java
5 24 (26.97%) OWASP
6 23 (25.84%) Security Testing
6 23 (25.84%) Secure Coding
7 21 (23.60%) C#
8 20 (22.47%) Windows
9 17 (19.10%) XML
10 16 (17.98%) Financial Institution
11 14 (15.73%) Linux
11 14 (15.73%) C++
11 14 (15.73%) SDLC
12 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
12 13 (14.61%) Unix
12 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
13 12 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (13.48%) C
13 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
13 12 (13.48%) Python
13 12 (13.48%) CRM
13 12 (13.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (12.36%) RDBMS
14 11 (12.36%) Struts
14 11 (12.36%) Spring
14 11 (12.36%) Static Code Analysis
15 10 (11.24%) Ethical Hacking
15 10 (11.24%) Microsoft

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 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.37%) Summit
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.12%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) LAN
2 3 (3.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) DHCP
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) WebEx
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.36%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.25%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MSI
2 5 (5.62%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.12%) AppScan
4 1 (1.12%) Burp Suite
4 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Toad
4 1 (1.12%) WinDbg
General
1 35 (39.33%) Finance
2 16 (17.98%) Financial Institution
3 10 (11.24%) Legal
4 7 (7.87%) Law
5 6 (6.74%) Banking
5 6 (6.74%) Dutch Language
6 4 (4.49%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (4.49%) Publishing
7 2 (2.25%) Advertising
7 2 (2.25%) Front Office
7 2 (2.25%) Retail
8 1 (1.12%) Billing
8 1 (1.12%) French Language
8 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.12%) German Language
8 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.96%) .NET
2 17 (19.10%) XML
3 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.36%) Spring
4 11 (12.36%) Struts
5 8 (8.99%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (5.62%) Web Services
7 3 (3.37%) J2EE
8 2 (2.25%) Ajax
8 2 (2.25%) Middleware
9 1 (1.12%) Android NDK
9 1 (1.12%) JNI
9 1 (1.12%) JSP
9 1 (1.12%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.12%) SAP Basis
9 1 (1.12%) SOAP
9 1 (1.12%) SonicMQ
9 1 (1.12%) WCF
9 1 (1.12%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (8.99%) Fixed Income
3 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.74%) N-Tier
5 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.49%) Derivative
6 4 (4.49%) Equities
6 4 (4.49%) Eurex
6 4 (4.49%) Fintech
6 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.49%) Social Media
7 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.25%) User Experience
9 1 (1.12%) CCTV
9 1 (1.12%) Clustering
9 1 (1.12%) Replication
9 1 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Linux
3 13 (14.61%) Unix
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.25%) Android
6 2 (2.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) OWASP
2 23 (25.84%) Secure Coding
2 23 (25.84%) Security Testing
3 14 (15.73%) SDLC
4 12 (13.48%) CRM
4 12 (13.48%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (12.36%) Static Code Analysis
6 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.24%) Ethical Hacking
7 9 (10.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.99%) Information Security
8 8 (8.99%) ITIL
9 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.74%) Application Discovery
10 6 (6.74%) Application Packaging
10 6 (6.74%) Presales
10 6 (6.74%) Regression Testing
10 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
11 5 (5.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (46.07%) SQL
2 25 (28.09%) Java
3 21 (23.60%) C#
4 14 (15.73%) C++
5 12 (13.48%) C
5 12 (13.48%) Python
6 5 (5.62%) XPath
7 2 (2.25%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.25%) Perl
7 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) CEH
2 5 (5.62%) CISSP
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.49%) CCNA
3 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.49%) CISM
3 4 (4.49%) MCSE
3 4 (4.49%) SSCP
4 2 (2.25%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.25%) SANS
4 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.12%) CCA
5 1 (1.12%) CCAA
5 1 (1.12%) CCEA
5 1 (1.12%) CCEE
5 1 (1.12%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.12%) MCITP
5 1 (1.12%) MOS
5 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) PCI DSS
2 7 (7.87%) SLA
3 2 (2.25%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft App-V
1 8 (8.99%) XenApp
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.12%) Nessus
2 1 (1.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Citrix
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle
4 6 (6.74%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.62%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.49%) Murex
7 3 (3.37%) VMware
8 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.12%) F5
8 1 (1.12%) HP
8 1 (1.12%) IBM
8 1 (1.12%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.12%) Kronos
8 1 (1.12%) MarketAxess
8 1 (1.12%) Northgate
8 1 (1.12%) Qualys
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.12%) SAP
8 1 (1.12%) Telerik
8 1 (1.12%) Tradeweb
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Beecher Madden
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 10 days ago