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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 411 379 404
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 24 31 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 23
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £58,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.21% +18.75%
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
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Berkshire -8 10 £38,750 +58.16%
Surrey -7 9 £30,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -25 3 £47,250 +21.15%
East Sussex -16 2 £22,500 -
West Sussex -7 1 £38,213 -46.36% 1
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (65.38%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) .NET
3 16 (30.77%) XML
3 16 (30.77%) ITIL
4 15 (28.85%) SharePoint
5 14 (26.92%) Windows
5 14 (26.92%) VB.NET
6 13 (25.00%) C#
7 12 (23.08%) HTML
7 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
8 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 10 (19.23%) SaaS
10 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
10 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
10 9 (17.31%) WCF
10 9 (17.31%) Service Management
10 9 (17.31%) Change Management
11 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 7 (13.46%) Document Management
12 7 (13.46%) IIS
13 6 (11.54%) Oracle
13 6 (11.54%) Linux
13 6 (11.54%) Web Services
13 6 (11.54%) XSLT
13 6 (11.54%) Citrix
13 6 (11.54%) UNIX
13 6 (11.54%) Degree
14 5 (9.62%) Drupal

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (28.85%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.46%) IIS
3 5 (9.62%) Drupal
3 5 (9.62%) CMS
3 5 (9.62%) Kentico
4 3 (5.77%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.85%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) SaaS
2 4 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Wireless
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
1 2 (3.85%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Legal
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Local Government
5 1 (1.92%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.92%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) .NET
2 16 (30.77%) XML
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 9 (17.31%) WCF
5 6 (11.54%) Web Services
5 6 (11.54%) XSLT
6 5 (9.62%) CSS
6 5 (9.62%) SOAP
6 5 (9.62%) HTML5
7 4 (7.69%) WF
8 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.85%) Middleware
9 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.92%) Spring
10 1 (1.92%) JSON
10 1 (1.92%) COM
10 1 (1.92%) XSD
10 1 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) New Media
1 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Open Source
2 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (1.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 4 (7.69%) CentOS
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Service Management
2 9 (17.31%) Change Management
3 7 (13.46%) Document Management
4 5 (9.62%) Web Design
5 4 (7.69%) OpenUP
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.69%) Migration
5 4 (7.69%) MVC
5 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.85%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.85%) Content Management
6 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.92%) Machine Learning
7 1 (1.92%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) SQL
2 14 (26.92%) VB.NET
3 13 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) XPath
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.85%) HND
5 2 (3.85%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.92%) MCITP
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) ISEB
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) XenApp
2 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) WSUS
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) Citrix
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.69%) Redknee
4 2 (3.85%) Avaya
4 2 (3.85%) Charles River
4 2 (3.85%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.85%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) EMC
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) Sophis
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) AppSense
4 2 (3.85%) Verint
4 2 (3.85%) FactSet
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
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