The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 248 222 238
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 11 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £56,250 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% +7.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Applications Manager
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6966 6447 7071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.17% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 5536 6121
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Applications Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Applications Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria - 5 £65,000 -
Cheshire -14 3 £55,000 -3.50%
Manchester -9 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) SLA
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Billing
6 4 (22.22%) UNIX
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) SSL
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Capita
7 3 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (11.11%) Banking
9 1 (5.56%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (5.56%) Retail
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.56%) SOA
9 1 (5.56%) HP
9 1 (5.56%) JBoss

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Billing
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle