The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 221 234 238
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 22 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 15
Median salary £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,800 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
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
5982 6384 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.36% 96.95% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5020 5299 5702
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +6 12 £60,000 +30.43%
Merseyside -22 9 £52,500 -25.00%
Cheshire +29 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Applications Manager 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 North West region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 25 (54.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 20 (43.48%) Project Management
4 15 (32.61%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 11 (23.91%) SAP
7 10 (21.74%) Service Management
7 10 (21.74%) ITIL V3
8 9 (19.57%) Banking
8 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
9 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
9 8 (17.39%) Coaching
10 7 (15.22%) Service Design
11 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
11 6 (13.04%) Release Management
11 6 (13.04%) Degree
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) Java
11 6 (13.04%) SLA
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.87%) PRINCE
12 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.87%) Practice Management
12 5 (10.87%) Google
12 5 (10.87%) Change Control
12 5 (10.87%) Google Apps
12 5 (10.87%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 5 (10.87%) Presales
13 4 (8.70%) Retail

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) OPENHousing
1 1 (2.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Google Apps
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) FMCG
2 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 20 (43.48%) Project Management
4 15 (32.61%) ITIL
5 12 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 10 (21.74%) ITIL V3
6 10 (21.74%) Service Management
7 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2
8 8 (17.39%) Coaching
8 8 (17.39%) Programme Management
9 7 (15.22%) Service Design
10 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
10 6 (13.04%) Release Management
11 5 (10.87%) Change Control
11 5 (10.87%) Practice Management
11 5 (10.87%) Presales
11 5 (10.87%) PRINCE
11 5 (10.87%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 4 (8.70%) Change Management
12 4 (8.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.17%) Ariba
5 1 (2.17%) Capita
5 1 (2.17%) Concur
5 1 (2.17%) NGA Human Resources