The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 80 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.97% 0.66% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £30,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Applications Specialist
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
810 902 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.94% 99.12% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 765 697 794
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Southampton region.

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Southampton

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Southampton

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) Data Security
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) SAP Business One
6 2 (22.22%) Power BI
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) MDX
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Tesseract
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) .NET
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (11.11%) HTML

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (11.11%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (22.22%) Power BI
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Security
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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