The median annual salary for a Applications Specialist was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 79 103
Rank change year-on-year -8 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 12 32 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.09% 2.51% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.61% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 4
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year -16.66% +25.87%  

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 1080 1225 1199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.45% 96.08% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1118 1042
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -14 11 £42,500 - 2
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
1 15 (93.75%) SharePoint
2 14 (87.50%) Change Control
2 14 (87.50%) CRM
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 9 (56.25%) Document Management
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Japanese Language
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence

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 15 (93.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (6.25%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Change Control
1 14 (87.50%) CRM
2 9 (56.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Crawley, West Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago