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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank 243 260 245
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 8 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 7
Average salary £34,347 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £38,415 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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
6077 7016 6503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.86% 98.18% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5084 5822 5024
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
West Yorkshire +6 7 £34,250 +5.38%
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Applications Specialist
England

Applications Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
6 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) Service Management
6 6 (25.00%) ITSM
7 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
7 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.67%) IIS
9 3 (12.50%) MS Office
9 3 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.50%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) JIRA
9 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 3 (12.50%) Practice Management
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) Confluence
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (12.50%) Change Control

Applications Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Confluence
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 2 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) AppScan
2 1 (4.17%) Burp Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) EDI
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Chemistry
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITSM
1 6 (25.00%) Service Management
1 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Change Control
2 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
2 3 (12.50%) Practice Management
2 3 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (4.17%) ERP
3 1 (4.17%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (4.17%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Server Hardening
3 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CEH
2 1 (4.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) HP Fortify
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) ThinApp
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Citrix
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) ReadSoft
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago