The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 212 251 219
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 29 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.056% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.058% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 2
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6357 6853 5276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.02% 96.28% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 5509 4184
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Specialist across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Applications Specialist Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
North Yorkshire +28 14 £28,250 -
West Yorkshire +23 10 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire +1 5 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (47.22%) ITIL
3 16 (44.44%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 13 (36.11%) Finance
5 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) Degree
8 8 (22.22%) VMware
8 8 (22.22%) IIS
8 8 (22.22%) MCSE
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (19.44%) Lync
10 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) HP
11 5 (13.89%) Firewall
11 5 (13.89%) SCOM
11 5 (13.89%) Time Management
12 4 (11.11%) WorkSite
12 4 (11.11%) Document Management
12 4 (11.11%) IDOL
12 4 (11.11%) Legal
12 4 (11.11%) NetApp
12 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (11.11%) Interwoven
12 4 (11.11%) Juniper

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 16 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 8 (22.22%) IIS
4 7 (19.44%) Lync
5 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) WorkSite
7 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (5.56%) Apache
9 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) IDOL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) DataPower
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Time Management
3 4 (11.11%) Document Management
3 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
3 4 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 4 (11.11%) Change Control
3 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) BCP
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
3 8 (22.22%) MCSE
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.33%) MCSA
5 3 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
3 2 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (11.11%) NetApp
4 4 (11.11%) Interwoven
4 4 (11.11%) Juniper
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) Symantec
5 2 (5.56%) Sophos
5 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Imperva
6 1 (2.78%) Informatica
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