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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 390 416 427
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 51 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.23% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 35
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +21.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
17659 20145 21905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.07% 96.61% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14951 16605 17140
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 20 £42,500 -29.16%
Berkshire +19 12 £43,000 +10.96% 1
Hampshire +5 12 £31,000 -38.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Surrey +18 2 £24,500 -30.00%
Oxfordshire -17 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 85 (83.33%) SQL
2 38 (37.25%) CRM
2 38 (37.25%) SharePoint
3 34 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 30 (29.41%) .NET
5 29 (28.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (25.49%) Windows
6 26 (25.49%) Windows Server
7 24 (23.53%) ITIL
8 20 (19.61%) Oracle
8 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
9 19 (18.63%) Data Security
9 19 (18.63%) IIS
9 19 (18.63%) Dynamics CRM
10 16 (15.69%) Document Management
10 16 (15.69%) Linux
11 15 (14.71%) Degree
12 14 (13.73%) BusinessObjects
13 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
14 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (11.76%) Finance
15 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (10.78%) SAP
15 11 (10.78%) ERP
15 11 (10.78%) Workflow
16 10 (9.80%) PRINCE
16 10 (9.80%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (8.82%) Mobile App

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 38 (37.25%) SharePoint
2 19 (18.63%) IIS
3 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (5.88%) SAP MDM
3 5 (4.90%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.96%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (1.96%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.98%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Office 365
2 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.94%) Bluemix
2 3 (2.94%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) Firewall
1 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.98%) DHCP
2 1 (0.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (28.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.73%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.86%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (6.86%) Power BI
6 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.94%) Big Data
7 3 (2.94%) CouchDB
7 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.94%) MySQL
7 3 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.96%) PeopleTools
General
1 12 (11.76%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Japanese Language
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
4 4 (3.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.94%) Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Games
5 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.96%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.41%) .NET
2 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.88%) SOAP
3 6 (5.88%) XML
3 6 (5.88%) XSL
3 6 (5.88%) XSLT
4 5 (4.90%) HTML
5 4 (3.92%) COM
6 3 (2.94%) CSS
6 3 (2.94%) Web Services
6 3 (2.94%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (1.96%) EDI
8 1 (0.98%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.94%) Data Conversion
3 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.49%) Windows
1 26 (25.49%) Windows Server
2 16 (15.69%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (2.94%) Android
4 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.94%) CentOS
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) CRM
2 24 (23.53%) ITIL
3 19 (18.63%) Data Security
4 16 (15.69%) Document Management
5 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.78%) ERP
6 11 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (10.78%) Workflow
7 10 (9.80%) PRINCE
8 8 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.84%) Change Control
9 6 (5.88%) Analytics
9 6 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (5.88%) Project Management
9 6 (5.88%) Workflow Management
10 4 (3.92%) Case Management
10 4 (3.92%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.92%) Presales
10 4 (3.92%) Release Management
10 4 (3.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 85 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.86%) PL/SQL
4 6 (5.88%) C#
5 5 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.98%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.61%) Oracle
3 11 (10.78%) SAP
4 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.94%) Apple
5 3 (2.94%) Google
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (1.96%) Baan
6 2 (1.96%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
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