The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 193 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.082% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Applications Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3548 3710 3972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.42% 96.92% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3001 3117 3251
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Manchester region.

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) OWASP
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 3 (33.33%) SANS
4 2 (22.22%) JNI
4 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Middleware
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) JNI
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
1 3 (33.33%) OWASP
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Jython
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CSSLP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Pega
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy