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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 560 612 620
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 42 56 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 52
Median salary £54,500 £58,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.83% +23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £37,500 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-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
34240 42369 43958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 96.21% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29206 36028 37344
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 £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +53 23 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 61 (63.54%) Finance
2 39 (40.63%) SQL
3 38 (39.58%) ITIL
4 31 (32.29%) Windows
4 31 (32.29%) SDLC
5 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
6 25 (26.04%) Web Services
7 22 (22.92%) Linux
8 20 (20.83%) VBScript
8 20 (20.83%) Oracle
8 20 (20.83%) QA
8 20 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (19.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 19 (19.79%) System Integration Testing
9 19 (19.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 19 (19.79%) Siebel
10 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (16.67%) Degree
11 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 16 (16.67%) Java
11 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (15.63%) Banking
13 14 (14.58%) CRM
14 12 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 12 (12.50%) OWASP
14 12 (12.50%) CEH
14 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
15 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
16 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) CMS
4 4 (4.17%) Apache
4 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.08%) Liferay
6 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.04%) JBoss
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.21%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.08%) EQXanite
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.04%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) DHCP
1 6 (6.25%) DNS
1 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.08%) SAN
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) NAS
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.04%) IDOL
8 1 (1.04%) Power BI
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.04%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.04%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 61 (63.54%) Finance
2 15 (15.63%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.29%) Investment Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Law
4 5 (5.21%) Back Office
4 5 (5.21%) Legal
5 4 (4.17%) Advertising
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.04%) Web Services
2 8 (8.33%) .NET
2 8 (8.33%) Middleware
3 5 (5.21%) HTML
4 4 (4.17%) J2EE
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (3.13%) Node.js
5 3 (3.13%) SAP Basis
5 3 (3.13%) WSDL
6 2 (2.08%) SOAP
7 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.04%) Java EE 5
7 1 (1.04%) JBoss Seam
7 1 (1.04%) jQuery
7 1 (1.04%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.04%) SonicMQ
7 1 (1.04%) XML
7 1 (1.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Clustering
2 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.17%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 2 (2.08%) Derivative
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.04%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.04%) Equities
7 1 (1.04%) Fintech
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.29%) Windows
2 22 (22.92%) Linux
3 8 (8.33%) AIX
3 8 (8.33%) Unix
4 6 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) ITIL
2 31 (32.29%) SDLC
3 20 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 19 (19.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 19 (19.79%) System Integration Testing
5 16 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.58%) CRM
7 12 (12.50%) OWASP
7 12 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.29%) Release Management
9 6 (6.25%) Problem Management
9 6 (6.25%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.21%) Analytics
10 5 (5.21%) Document Management
10 5 (5.21%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.21%) Security Testing
10 5 (5.21%) Time Management
10 5 (5.21%) Web Development
11 4 (4.17%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) SQL
2 29 (30.21%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.83%) VBScript
4 16 (16.67%) Java
5 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.38%) PHP
7 6 (6.25%) C#
7 6 (6.25%) C++
8 5 (5.21%) Delphi
8 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.21%) Python
9 2 (2.08%) Perl
9 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.08%) VB
10 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Degree
2 12 (12.50%) CEH
3 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.13%) CFA
5 1 (1.04%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.04%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.83%) QA
2 9 (9.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) HP Fortify
2 2 (2.08%) SCCM
3 1 (1.04%) Ansible
3 1 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) Nessus
3 1 (1.04%) OpenVAS
3 1 (1.04%) Puppet
3 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Oracle
2 19 (19.79%) Siebel
3 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.33%) Citrix
5 7 (7.29%) Remedy
6 6 (6.25%) Informatica
6 6 (6.25%) Northgate
7 5 (5.21%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (4.17%) Veracode
9 3 (3.13%) Charles River
9 3 (3.13%) iManage
9 3 (3.13%) Portware
9 3 (3.13%) SAP
10 2 (2.08%) Misys
10 2 (2.08%) VMware
10 2 (2.08%) Xceptor
11 1 (1.04%) Cisco
11 1 (1.04%) Fiserv
11 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.04%) Sun
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