The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Application Specialist
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 117 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 1805 1545 1900
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.36% 97.17% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5747 5446 7150
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,125 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Applications Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) MSI
3 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) CMS

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft