The median annual salary for a Applications Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 89 86
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.13% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 592 774 941
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.73% 98.47% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 545 741 725
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Southampton

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Southampton

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle