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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 390 436 448
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 50 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 22 22
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
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
17624 20064 22070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 97.07% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14938 16188 17853
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 26 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 26 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 +11 19 £41,500 -9.78%
Hampshire +23 17 £30,500 -32.22% 2
Berkshire +23 10 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +4 4 £65,000 +116.66%
Applications Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 89 (82.41%) SQL
2 51 (47.22%) Windows
3 46 (42.59%) Windows Server
4 44 (40.74%) Oracle
5 42 (38.89%) CRM
6 41 (37.96%) Linux
7 31 (28.70%) SharePoint
8 29 (26.85%) ERP
9 27 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
11 24 (22.22%) IIS
12 23 (21.30%) BusinessObjects
13 21 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (19.44%) Oracle Linux
14 18 (16.67%) .NET
15 16 (14.81%) MS Excel
16 15 (13.89%) ITIL
16 15 (13.89%) Finance
17 14 (12.96%) Data Security
18 13 (12.04%) Degree
18 13 (12.04%) JavaScript
19 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 11 (10.19%) Hyperion
21 10 (9.26%) SAP
22 9 (8.33%) XML
22 9 (8.33%) C#
22 9 (8.33%) EDI
22 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
22 9 (8.33%) Workflow
23 8 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM

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 31 (28.70%) SharePoint
2 24 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (1.85%) Apache
3 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.63%) SAP MDM
3 3 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.85%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.93%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (1.85%) DHCP
3 1 (0.93%) BGP
3 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) IPv6
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) MPLS
3 1 (0.93%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) OSPF
3 1 (0.93%) SMS
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.30%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.78%) Power BI
7 2 (1.85%) Essbase
7 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.93%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Marketing
3 3 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (1.85%) Legal
4 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) French Language
5 1 (0.93%) German Language
5 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.93%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.67%) .NET
2 9 (8.33%) EDI
2 9 (8.33%) XML
3 8 (7.41%) CSS
3 8 (7.41%) HTML
4 6 (5.56%) XSLT
5 5 (4.63%) SOAP
5 5 (4.63%) XSL
6 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.78%) WCF
7 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (1.85%) COM
8 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.93%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.93%) HTML5
8 1 (0.93%) J2EE
8 1 (0.93%) MDX
8 1 (0.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.78%) Replication
3 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.22%) Windows
2 46 (42.59%) Windows Server
3 41 (37.96%) Linux
4 21 (19.44%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.85%) Unix
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) CRM
2 29 (26.85%) ERP
3 15 (13.89%) ITIL
4 14 (12.96%) Data Security
5 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.33%) Workflow
6 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.63%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (4.63%) Project Management
8 5 (4.63%) Workflow Management
9 4 (3.70%) Business Development
9 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.70%) Case Management
9 4 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.70%) Validation
10 3 (2.78%) MVC
10 3 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.85%) Automated Testing
11 2 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 89 (82.41%) SQL
2 13 (12.04%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.33%) C#
4 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.48%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.85%) C
7 2 (1.85%) Java
7 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 44 (40.74%) Oracle
2 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.19%) Hyperion
4 10 (9.26%) SAP
5 7 (6.48%) Baan
6 4 (3.70%) VMware
7 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.85%) Cisco
8 2 (1.85%) Citrix
8 2 (1.85%) Concur
8 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.85%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.93%) F5
9 1 (0.93%) Infor
9 1 (0.93%) Mitel
9 1 (0.93%) Panasonic
9 1 (0.93%) Qualys
9 1 (0.93%) Sourcefire
9 1 (0.93%) Splunk
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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