Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Application Specialist
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 - +116
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.78% 0.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Warwickshire median annual salary £44,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
West Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £41,500 £31,625
% change year-on-year -18.67% +31.23% -23.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 599 1,112 1,072
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.01% 97.12% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 466 973 873
Warwickshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £22,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Warwickshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in Warwickshire

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Applications Specialist in Warwickshire

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 2 - -
Rugby +2 1 £44,000 -20.00% 1
Southam - 1 £27,500 -
Applications Specialist
West Midlands

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Applications Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) 3GPP
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Netcool
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Availability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (40.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Netcool
2 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (20.00%) HP NNM
2 1 (20.00%) Netcool/Proviso
2 1 (20.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds