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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 578 620 625
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 56 55 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 55 55
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.66%
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
37735 42555 45663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.66% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32790 36003 38302
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +63 19 £50,000 -33.33% 1
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 24 July 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 (45.45%) SQL
2 39 (44.32%) Finance
3 27 (30.68%) Windows
4 23 (26.14%) Linux
5 22 (25.00%) Java
6 20 (22.73%) ITIL
7 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
8 17 (19.32%) .NET
9 16 (18.18%) Oracle
10 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (15.91%) Unix
11 14 (15.91%) Web Services
11 14 (15.91%) C#
11 14 (15.91%) CRM
12 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
12 13 (14.77%) SDLC
13 12 (13.64%) Citrix
13 12 (13.64%) OWASP
14 11 (12.50%) Security Testing
14 11 (12.50%) Legal
14 11 (12.50%) Financial Institution
14 11 (12.50%) Secure Coding
15 10 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
16 8 (9.09%) C++
16 8 (9.09%) XML
16 8 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (9.09%) Law
16 8 (9.09%) Fixed Income
16 8 (9.09%) FIX Protocol

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 (7.95%) IIS
2 6 (6.82%) Apache
2 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.27%) Liferay
5 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.14%) JBoss
6 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.41%) Summit
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.14%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (1.14%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) DHCP
1 5 (5.68%) DNS
1 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (3.41%) LAN
3 3 (3.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.27%) WebEx
5 1 (1.14%) HTTP
5 1 (1.14%) SAN
5 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (3.41%) SQLPlus
8 2 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MSI
2 5 (5.68%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.14%) AppScan
4 1 (1.14%) Burp Suite
4 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.14%) Toad
4 1 (1.14%) WinDbg
General
1 39 (44.32%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 11 (12.50%) Legal
3 8 (9.09%) Law
4 5 (5.68%) Banking
4 5 (5.68%) Dutch Language
5 4 (4.55%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (4.55%) Publishing
6 3 (3.41%) Advertising
6 3 (3.41%) Front Office
7 2 (2.27%) Billing
8 1 (1.14%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.32%) .NET
2 14 (15.91%) Web Services
3 8 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (9.09%) XML
4 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.95%) J2EE
5 5 (5.68%) Middleware
6 4 (4.55%) Spring
6 4 (4.55%) Struts
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.41%) WSDL
8 2 (2.27%) SOAP
8 2 (2.27%) SonicMQ
8 2 (2.27%) XML Messaging
9 1 (1.14%) Android NDK
9 1 (1.14%) Java EE 5
9 1 (1.14%) JNI
9 1 (1.14%) JSP
9 1 (1.14%) Node.js
9 1 (1.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.09%) Fixed Income
1 8 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.68%) Fintech
3 5 (5.68%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.55%) Derivative
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.55%) Equities
4 4 (4.55%) Eurex
4 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) User Experience
7 1 (1.14%) CCTV
7 1 (1.14%) Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.68%) Windows
2 23 (26.14%) Linux
3 14 (15.91%) Unix
4 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.55%) AIX
8 2 (2.27%) Android
9 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) ITIL
2 14 (15.91%) CRM
3 13 (14.77%) SDLC
4 12 (13.64%) OWASP
5 11 (12.50%) Secure Coding
5 11 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 7 (7.95%) Service Management
7 6 (6.82%) Application Discovery
7 6 (6.82%) Application Packaging
7 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (5.68%) Change Management
8 5 (5.68%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (5.68%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (5.68%) Presales
8 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.68%) Time Management
9 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.55%) Information Security
9 4 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.45%) SQL
2 22 (25.00%) Java
3 14 (15.91%) C#
4 8 (9.09%) C++
5 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.68%) C
6 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.68%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) XPath
7 4 (4.55%) VBScript
8 3 (3.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.27%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.27%) Perl
9 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VBA
10 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.27%) CEH
3 2 (2.27%) SANS
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) CISSP
4 1 (1.14%) CSSLP
4 1 (1.14%) MOS
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) QA
3 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (6.82%) XenApp
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (2.27%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.14%) Nessus
3 1 (1.14%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 12 (13.64%) Citrix
4 10 (11.36%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.68%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.55%) Murex
6 4 (4.55%) Siebel
7 3 (3.41%) Remedy
7 3 (3.41%) VMware
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco
8 1 (1.14%) EMC
8 1 (1.14%) HP
8 1 (1.14%) IBM
8 1 (1.14%) Informatica
8 1 (1.14%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.14%) Kronos
8 1 (1.14%) Northgate
8 1 (1.14%) SAP
8 1 (1.14%) Sun
8 1 (1.14%) Sybase
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