The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 403 454 440
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 55 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54 17 29
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
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
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
West Sussex +20 26 £42,500 +32.81% 2
Hampshire +17 12 £31,500 - 3
Berkshire +16 10 £49,250 -17.91% 1
Surrey -2 4 £65,000 +108.00%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £47,500 -
Kent +1 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South East region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 85 (80.95%) SQL
2 59 (56.19%) Windows
3 54 (51.43%) Windows Server
4 52 (49.52%) Oracle
5 47 (44.76%) Linux
6 44 (41.90%) CRM
7 34 (32.38%) SharePoint
7 34 (32.38%) ERP
8 29 (27.62%) BusinessObjects
9 24 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 24 (22.86%) Oracle Linux
10 20 (19.05%) IIS
11 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 16 (15.24%) .NET
12 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (14.29%) Finance
13 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 14 (13.33%) Hyperion
14 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 13 (12.38%) Degree
16 12 (11.43%) EDI
17 11 (10.48%) C#
17 11 (10.48%) ITIL
17 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 9 (8.57%) CSS
18 9 (8.57%) HTML
19 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
19 8 (7.62%) Data Security
19 8 (7.62%) Dynamics CRM
19 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (32.38%) SharePoint
2 20 (19.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) JBoss
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) MS Office
4 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (1.90%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.90%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.95%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) DNS
2 2 (1.90%) DHCP
3 1 (0.95%) BGP
3 1 (0.95%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.95%) Firewall
3 1 (0.95%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) IPv6
3 1 (0.95%) LAN
3 1 (0.95%) MPLS
3 1 (0.95%) Network Security
3 1 (0.95%) OSPF
3 1 (0.95%) SMS
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.95%) VPN
3 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.62%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 16 (15.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.90%) Essbase
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.90%) Power BI
7 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.95%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (3.81%) Marketing
3 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Legal
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) French Language
5 1 (0.95%) German Language
5 1 (0.95%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.95%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) .NET
2 12 (11.43%) EDI
3 9 (8.57%) CSS
3 9 (8.57%) HTML
4 7 (6.67%) XML
5 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.76%) WCF
6 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (2.86%) XSLT
8 2 (1.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.90%) SOAP
8 2 (1.90%) XSL
9 1 (0.95%) Entity Framework
9 1 (0.95%) HTML5
9 1 (0.95%) J2EE
9 1 (0.95%) MDX
9 1 (0.95%) Middleware
9 1 (0.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (2.86%) Replication
2 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.95%) Clustering
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 59 (56.19%) Windows
2 54 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 47 (44.76%) Linux
4 24 (22.86%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) Unix
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) CRM
2 34 (32.38%) ERP
3 11 (10.48%) ITIL
4 8 (7.62%) Data Security
5 7 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.71%) Workflow
7 5 (4.76%) MVC
8 4 (3.81%) Business Development
8 4 (3.81%) Case Management
8 4 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.81%) Validation
9 3 (2.86%) Automated Testing
9 3 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (1.90%) Data Modelling
10 2 (1.90%) Project Management
10 2 (1.90%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (10.48%) C#
4 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.90%) C
7 2 (1.90%) Java
7 2 (1.90%) VBA
8 1 (0.95%) Perl
8 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.95%) QA
1 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 52 (49.52%) Oracle
2 18 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 14 (13.33%) Hyperion
4 7 (6.67%) Baan
4 7 (6.67%) SAP
5 5 (4.76%) Concur
5 5 (4.76%) Tripwire
6 4 (3.81%) VMware
7 3 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.90%) Cisco
8 2 (1.90%) Citrix
9 1 (0.95%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.95%) Avaya
9 1 (0.95%) F5
9 1 (0.95%) Infor
9 1 (0.95%) Juniper
9 1 (0.95%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.95%) Qualys
9 1 (0.95%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.95%) Splunk
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