Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Specialist was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 25 July 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 East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 118 148
Rank change year-on-year -2 +30 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 31 51 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.45% 1.97% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 2.05% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 9
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £40,001 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2094 2491 2338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.62% 96.29% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 2299 2038
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in West Sussex

Applications Specialist
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Applications Specialist in West Sussex

Applications Specialist
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Specialist in West Sussex

Applications Specialist
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
Crawley +5 30 £42,500 -
Applications Specialist
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Sussex region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 29 (93.55%) SQL
1 29 (93.55%) CRM
1 29 (93.55%) SharePoint
2 28 (90.32%) Change Control
3 26 (83.87%) Windows
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
4 25 (80.65%) .NET
4 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
5 24 (77.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 24 (77.42%) Document Management
6 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.23%) Japanese Language
8 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.23%) XenApp
8 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.23%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) DHCP
8 1 (3.23%) DNS
8 1 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Finance
8 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 29 (93.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) .NET
1 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
1 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) CRM
2 28 (90.32%) Change Control
3 24 (77.42%) Document Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Line Management
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) XenApp
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle