The median annual salary for a Applications Specialist was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
South West / Bristol
Rank 129 - 121
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £34,750 - £30,750
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 - £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £34,950 - £36,150
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 1790 1867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.65% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1475 1568 1569
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Bristol

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Bristol

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Applications Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Case Management
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Case Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware