The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 182 180 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.051% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £24,875 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
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
3721 3593 3912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.48% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 3069 3389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 March 2015.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 £18,000 -
Bolton - 1 £31,750 -
Applications Specialist
North West

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Applications Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) RedPrairie
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Toad
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) ProC
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VB6

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Applications Specialist in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
1 1 (20.00%) ProC
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
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