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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Specialist
Rank 203 197 220
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 12 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
4509 4400 5306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.51% 94.58% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 3579 4640
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +19 5 £45,000 -
Guildford -24 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Banstead - 2 £36,000 -
Godalming - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) C#
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
4 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 11 (40.74%) WCF
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 11 (40.74%) VB.NET
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
6 10 (37.04%) Document Management
6 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
9 6 (22.22%) SOAP
9 6 (22.22%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) WF
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) MVC
10 5 (18.52%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) Apex Code
11 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (14.81%) CRM
11 4 (14.81%) Change Management
11 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (14.81%) Visualforce
11 4 (14.81%) Degree
12 3 (11.11%) PHP
12 3 (11.11%) SLA

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Wireless
1 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 11 (40.74%) WCF
3 9 (33.33%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) SOAP
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 5 (18.52%) WF
6 4 (14.81%) Visualforce
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Document Management
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.81%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITSM
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) VB.NET
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) Apex Code
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) HND
4 2 (7.41%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) XenApp
1 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) WSUS
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Avaya
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) AppSense
4 2 (7.41%) Verint
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle