The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 416 419 402
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 25 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 35
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £48,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in the South East

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Surrey -6 12 £45,000 -
Berkshire +6 10 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Hampshire -32 3 £47,250 +21.15% 2
East Sussex - 1 £22,500 -
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 40 (64.52%) SQL
2 21 (33.87%) .NET
3 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 17 (27.42%) ITIL
4 17 (27.42%) C#
5 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
5 15 (24.19%) Windows
6 14 (22.58%) XML
6 14 (22.58%) Java
6 14 (22.58%) VB.NET
7 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
7 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
7 13 (20.97%) Change Management
8 12 (19.35%) Oracle
8 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 12 (19.35%) HTML
8 12 (19.35%) SaaS
9 11 (17.74%) WCF
10 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
10 10 (16.13%) Document Management
11 9 (14.52%) Service Management
11 9 (14.52%) Citrix
11 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
12 8 (12.90%) Degree
13 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (11.29%) Finance
14 6 (9.68%) Linux
14 6 (9.68%) IIS
14 6 (9.68%) SOAP

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (24.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (4.84%) CMS
3 3 (4.84%) Joomla!
3 3 (4.84%) Drupal
3 3 (4.84%) Kentico
4 2 (3.23%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.35%) SaaS
2 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Wireless
2 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (6.45%) OLAP
3 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.23%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Legal
2 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Publishing
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
5 1 (1.61%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) .NET
2 14 (22.58%) XML
3 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
4 12 (19.35%) HTML
5 11 (17.74%) WCF
6 6 (9.68%) SOAP
6 6 (9.68%) Web Services
7 5 (8.06%) WF
8 4 (6.45%) Visualforce
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.84%) HTML5
9 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.84%) XSLT
9 3 (4.84%) CSS
10 2 (3.23%) Application Packaging
11 1 (1.61%) JSON
11 1 (1.61%) COM
11 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Kindle
1 5 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) New Media
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) EPoS
3 2 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.06%) UNIX
5 4 (6.45%) Solaris
5 4 (6.45%) CentOS
5 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Change Management
3 10 (16.13%) Document Management
4 9 (14.52%) Service Management
5 7 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) MVC
6 5 (8.06%) CRM
7 4 (6.45%) ETL
7 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.45%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Migration
7 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.45%) OpenUP
8 3 (4.84%) Web Design
8 3 (4.84%) ITSM
9 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.23%) Fault Management
10 1 (1.61%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) SQL
2 17 (27.42%) C#
3 14 (22.58%) Java
3 14 (22.58%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.45%) C++
4 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.45%) Apex Code
5 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.90%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.23%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (3.23%) HND
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.06%) ISO 9001
3 4 (6.45%) QA
4 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) XenApp
2 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (1.61%) XenServer
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) WSUS
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Citrix
3 5 (8.06%) Redknee
4 4 (6.45%) SAP
4 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) AppSense
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) EMC
6 2 (3.23%) Verint
6 2 (3.23%) Avaya
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