The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 211 203 200
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 4 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.094% 0.19% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 14
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Applications Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4138 4478 5105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 97.57% 97.01% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 3727 4179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Surrey

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Woking - 4 £65,000 -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (33.33%) WCF
6 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (26.67%) Case Management
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (26.67%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) Business Development
7 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) XML

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) Essbase
6 1 (6.67%) Hyperion Smart View
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (26.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Business Development
3 4 (26.67%) Case Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Validation
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) QMS
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos