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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 237 234 249
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.17% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £42,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +14.00%
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
6056 6677 7153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.22% 94.87% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4927 5407 6125
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Applications Manager Salary Histogram 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 2 July 2015. 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
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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
Merseyside - 7 £67,500 -
Manchester +9 3 £41,325 -12.99% 2
Cheshire -2 1 £38,500 -30.00%
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
3 12 (50.00%) Banking
4 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (29.17%) Back Office
6 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) People Management
7 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.83%) Process Management
7 5 (20.83%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Change Management
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) SLA
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
9 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 3 (12.50%) PMP
9 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
9 3 (12.50%) ERP
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (8.33%) Java
10 2 (8.33%) SAP
10 2 (8.33%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.17%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.17%) Maximo
2 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Telnet
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) SSH
1 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Back Office
4 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (4.17%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) ODBC
1 1 (4.17%) WSDL
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (4.17%) OLE DB
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Service Delivery
2 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Process Management
4 5 (20.83%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) People Management
5 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) PMP
3 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) Alias
3 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Kronos
3 1 (4.17%) Unisys
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft