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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Specialist
Rank 238 231 209
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.21% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.22% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 2
Average salary £56,500 £31,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.36% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £27,800 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
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
6620 6832 5018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.63% 96.42% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5442 5443 3928
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 £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
(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
West Yorkshire +3 10 £56,500 +79.36% 1
South Yorkshire -2 3 £60,000 +81.81%
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 17 (39.53%) ITIL
4 16 (37.21%) Windows
5 15 (34.88%) SharePoint
6 14 (32.56%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) SQL
8 12 (27.91%) Finance
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
10 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
11 9 (20.93%) Apache
11 9 (20.93%) IIS
11 9 (20.93%) VMware
11 9 (20.93%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (18.60%) VB6
12 8 (18.60%) C++
12 8 (18.60%) VB
12 8 (18.60%) .NET
12 8 (18.60%) COM+
12 8 (18.60%) MCSE
12 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
13 7 (16.28%) PHP
13 7 (16.28%) LAMP
13 7 (16.28%) Lync
14 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (13.95%) Firewall

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (34.88%) SharePoint
2 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
3 9 (20.93%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) Apache
4 7 (16.28%) Lync
5 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) WorkSite
7 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) FTP
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) IDOL
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
1 8 (18.60%) COM+
2 7 (16.28%) LAMP
3 3 (6.98%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (11.63%) Time Management
3 5 (11.63%) Database Tuning
4 4 (9.30%) Change Control
4 4 (9.30%) Document Management
4 4 (9.30%) Cyber Security
4 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Server Hardening
5 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Coaching
6 2 (4.65%) BCP
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) VB
2 8 (18.60%) VB6
2 8 (18.60%) C++
3 7 (16.28%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) MCSE
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.98%) MCSA
5 3 (6.98%) MCP
6 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
1 5 (11.63%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) NetApp
5 4 (9.30%) Interwoven
5 4 (9.30%) Juniper
5 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
6 2 (4.65%) Sophos
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Imperva
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