The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 102 101 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Applications Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1175 1243 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.79% 96.36% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 885 999 719
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the Essex region.

Applications Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
4 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
4 2 (25.00%) SAP MM
4 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) COBOL
5 1 (12.50%) AS400
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Lagan