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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 201 204 215
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 16 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.54%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £42,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +31.78%
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
4546 4513 5147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.22% 95.68% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3680 3646 4434
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram 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 16 September 2014. 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 9 £45,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £34,000 -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) Document Management
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) WCF
4 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Change Management
6 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) CRM
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
7 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.83%) Visualforce
7 5 (20.83%) Apex Code
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (12.50%) PHP
9 3 (12.50%) C++
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.50%) SaaS

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (37.50%) XML
2 9 (37.50%) WCF
3 6 (25.00%) SOAP
3 6 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.83%) Visualforce
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.50%) WF
6 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.33%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Document Management
2 8 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.83%) Apex Code
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss