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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 366 423 430
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 62 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 28 29
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +29.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £40,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.66%
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
17914 20210 21623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16543 17242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Hampshire +10 21 £31,500 -37.00% 1
West Sussex +4 21 £42,500 -29.16%
Berkshire +16 15 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Oxfordshire -23 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £25,000 -
Surrey +21 1 £24,500 -18.33% 1
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 105 (84.68%) SQL
2 48 (38.71%) Windows
3 47 (37.90%) CRM
4 45 (36.29%) Windows Server
5 41 (33.06%) SharePoint
6 37 (29.84%) SQL Server
7 36 (29.03%) Oracle
8 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
9 32 (25.81%) Linux
10 30 (24.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (22.58%) .NET
12 26 (20.97%) ITIL
13 23 (18.55%) IIS
14 22 (17.74%) MS Excel
15 21 (16.94%) ERP
16 20 (16.13%) Degree
17 19 (15.32%) Data Security
17 19 (15.32%) BusinessObjects
18 18 (14.52%) Finance
19 16 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
20 15 (12.10%) Oracle Linux
21 13 (10.48%) Document Management
21 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 12 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
22 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
23 11 (8.87%) Workflow
23 11 (8.87%) SAP
24 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET
25 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
25 9 (7.26%) PRINCE

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 41 (33.06%) SharePoint
2 23 (18.55%) IIS
3 3 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.42%) nginx
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.84%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (4.84%) SAP MDM
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (1.61%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.81%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.81%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Office 365
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) Bluemix
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 3 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) DHCP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.84%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (15.32%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (10.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.65%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (5.65%) Power BI
6 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.42%) Big Data
9 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.61%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.61%) MySQL
9 2 (1.61%) Redis
10 1 (0.81%) Essbase
10 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.61%) PeopleTools
General
1 18 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Japanese Language
3 4 (3.23%) Marketing
3 4 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.42%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Electronics
4 3 (2.42%) Games
4 3 (2.42%) Retail
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) French Language
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.58%) .NET
2 10 (8.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.45%) EDI
4 7 (5.65%) XML
4 7 (5.65%) XSLT
5 6 (4.84%) SOAP
5 6 (4.84%) XSL
6 5 (4.03%) HTML
7 4 (3.23%) COM
8 3 (2.42%) CSS
8 3 (2.42%) ZeroMQ
9 2 (1.61%) Web Services
10 1 (0.81%) HTML5
10 1 (0.81%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.61%) Data Conversion
3 2 (1.61%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.61%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.61%) Replication
3 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (38.71%) Windows
2 45 (36.29%) Windows Server
3 32 (25.81%) Linux
4 15 (12.10%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.42%) CentOS
8 2 (1.61%) Android
8 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.90%) CRM
2 26 (20.97%) ITIL
3 21 (16.94%) ERP
4 19 (15.32%) Data Security
5 13 (10.48%) Document Management
6 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (8.87%) Workflow
8 9 (7.26%) PRINCE
9 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.45%) Change Control
10 6 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.84%) Project Management
10 6 (4.84%) Workflow Management
11 5 (4.03%) Analytics
11 5 (4.03%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (3.23%) Business Development
12 4 (3.23%) Case Management
12 4 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.23%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 105 (84.68%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
3 8 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.84%) C#
4 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.61%) C
6 2 (1.61%) Java
7 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 36 (29.03%) Oracle
2 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.87%) SAP
4 8 (6.45%) Hyperion
5 7 (5.65%) Baan
6 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.42%) Apple
7 3 (2.42%) Google
8 2 (1.61%) Citrix
8 2 (1.61%) IBM
8 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.81%) Concur
9 1 (0.81%) Infor
9 1 (0.81%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.81%) VMware
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