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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 575 603 630
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 53 67 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 56 70
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,900 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
37730 42763 48400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.70% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32818 36173 40481
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +30 18 £55,000 -26.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £60,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £60,000 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 40 (44.94%) SQL
2 37 (41.57%) Finance
3 25 (28.09%) Java
4 24 (26.97%) .NET
5 22 (24.72%) Windows
6 21 (23.60%) Linux
7 18 (20.22%) C#
8 17 (19.10%) OWASP
9 16 (17.98%) Security Testing
9 16 (17.98%) Secure Coding
10 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
10 15 (16.85%) CRM
10 15 (16.85%) Unix
10 15 (16.85%) Financial Institution
11 14 (15.73%) Oracle
11 14 (15.73%) ITIL
12 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (12.36%) XML
13 11 (12.36%) C++
13 11 (12.36%) Legal
14 10 (11.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (11.24%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
14 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
14 10 (11.24%) SDLC
15 9 (10.11%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (10.11%) C
15 9 (10.11%) Citrix
15 9 (10.11%) Python

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 5 (5.62%) Apache
2 5 (5.62%) IIS
3 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) Liferay
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
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
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) DHCP
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) LAN
2 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) WebEx
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.99%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.25%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
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%) Toad
4 1 (1.12%) WinDbg
General
1 37 (41.57%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Financial Institution
3 11 (12.36%) Legal
4 7 (7.87%) Law
5 6 (6.74%) Dutch Language
6 5 (5.62%) Banking
7 4 (4.49%) Brand Awareness
7 4 (4.49%) Publishing
8 2 (2.25%) Advertising
8 2 (2.25%) Billing
8 2 (2.25%) Front Office
9 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.12%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) .NET
2 11 (12.36%) XML
3 10 (11.24%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.99%) FIX Protocol
4 8 (8.99%) Spring
4 8 (8.99%) Struts
4 8 (8.99%) Web Services
5 6 (6.74%) J2EE
6 4 (4.49%) Middleware
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (2.25%) SOAP
7 2 (2.25%) WSDL
8 1 (1.12%) Ajax
8 1 (1.12%) Android NDK
8 1 (1.12%) Java EE 5
8 1 (1.12%) JBoss Seam
8 1 (1.12%) JNI
8 1 (1.12%) jQuery
8 1 (1.12%) Node.js
8 1 (1.12%) SonicMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (8.99%) Fixed Income
3 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.74%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.62%) Fintech
5 4 (4.49%) Derivative
5 4 (4.49%) Equities
5 4 (4.49%) Eurex
5 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Social Media
6 2 (2.25%) User Experience
7 1 (1.12%) CCTV
7 1 (1.12%) Replication
7 1 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.72%) Windows
2 21 (23.60%) Linux
3 15 (16.85%) Unix
4 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.37%) AIX
9 2 (2.25%) Android
10 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) OWASP
2 16 (17.98%) Secure Coding
2 16 (17.98%) Security Testing
3 15 (16.85%) CRM
4 14 (15.73%) ITIL
5 10 (11.24%) SDLC
6 9 (10.11%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (8.99%) Static Code Analysis
8 7 (7.87%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (6.74%) Application Discovery
9 6 (6.74%) Application Packaging
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.74%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (6.74%) Information Security
9 6 (6.74%) Presales
9 6 (6.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.74%) Service Management
10 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.62%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.94%) SQL
2 25 (28.09%) Java
3 18 (20.22%) C#
4 11 (12.36%) C++
5 9 (10.11%) C
5 9 (10.11%) Python
6 5 (5.62%) XPath
7 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.25%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.25%) PHP
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.12%) Perl
10 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) VB
10 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) CEH
2 3 (3.37%) CISSP
3 2 (2.25%) CCNA
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) CISM
3 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) SANS
3 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) SSCP
4 1 (1.12%) CSSLP
4 1 (1.12%) MOS
4 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) SLA
2 6 (6.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (6.74%) XenApp
2 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) SCCM
2 1 (1.12%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.12%) Nessus
2 1 (1.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.24%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (10.11%) Citrix
5 5 (5.62%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.49%) Murex
7 3 (3.37%) VMware
8 2 (2.25%) Remedy
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco
9 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.12%) EMC
9 1 (1.12%) HP
9 1 (1.12%) IBM
9 1 (1.12%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.12%) Kronos
9 1 (1.12%) Northgate
9 1 (1.12%) Qualys
9 1 (1.12%) SAP
9 1 (1.12%) Sun
9 1 (1.12%) Sybase
London
Via Resource
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
CSC
Salary: base + OTE
Posted: 24 days ago