The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 618 582 596
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 298 345 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 249 266 242
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,792 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.13% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Manager
Salary Trend

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

Applications Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Manager over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Applications Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
England -36 276 £55,000 -8.33% 33
London -52 126 £72,500 +15.07% 12
South East -32 34 £55,000 -4.34% 8
East of England +2 30 £60,000 +20.00% 5
City of London +15 28 £77,500 +10.71%
Yorkshire +34 24 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands +9 21 £51,000 -23.01%
North West +5 21 £62,500 +8.69% 3
West Yorkshire - 21 £44,000 - 1
Leeds - 17 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +7 15 £50,292 +0.58%
Hertfordshire +5 15 £62,500 - 2
Liverpool - 14 £70,000 -
Merseyside - 14 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire +16 10 £45,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 10 £51,085 -
Surrey +11 9 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Hampshire -4 9 £54,250 +8.50% 1
Birmingham +4 7 £50,000 -31.03%
Wales 0 7 - -
South West -23 7 £50,000 - 3
Northampton - 7 £51,085 -
Rickmansworth - 7 £72,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -20 6 £65,750 -17.81%
Manchester +5 5 £44,325 -31.80% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 5 £42,500 -
Essex -13 5 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Chelmsford - 5 £62,500 -
Wimbledon - 5 £57,500 -
South Wales -5 4 - -

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 234 (38.24%) Finance
2 216 (35.29%) ITIL
3 130 (21.24%) Oracle
4 127 (20.75%) Project Management
5 108 (17.65%) Change Management
6 107 (17.48%) CRM
7 105 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
8 103 (16.83%) Microsoft
9 97 (15.85%) Service Delivery
10 95 (15.52%) PRINCE2
11 93 (15.20%) SQL
12 91 (14.87%) Problem Management
13 87 (14.22%) .NET
14 82 (13.40%) Service Management
15 81 (13.24%) SLA
16 69 (11.27%) Banking
16 69 (11.27%) Mentoring
17 66 (10.78%) ERP
18 64 (10.46%) Java
19 63 (10.29%) Retail
20 62 (10.13%) MS Excel
21 59 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 59 (9.64%) Line Management
22 57 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
23 54 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
24 53 (8.66%) SAP
25 52 (8.50%) SQL Server
26 49 (8.01%) Windows
27 47 (7.68%) Scrum
28 45 (7.35%) Legal

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 39 (6.37%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.08%) WorkSite
3 19 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (2.61%) IIS
6 10 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.14%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.98%) OpenEdge
9 5 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.65%) WordPress
11 3 (0.49%) CMS
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.33%) SAS
12 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.33%) Apache
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.16%) Lync
Applications
1 62 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.10%) MS Office
3 8 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.14%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.65%) Windchill
6 3 (0.49%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.49%) MS Project
7 2 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.16%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.16%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 26 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (3.59%) Oracle Applications
2 22 (3.59%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (2.12%) Maximo
4 11 (1.80%) Primavera
5 10 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
7 8 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (1.14%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.98%) SAP MM
9 6 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
10 5 (0.82%) Endur
10 5 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.82%) Agresso
11 4 (0.65%) SAP SCM
11 4 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.65%) SAP LE
11 4 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.65%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.10%) SaaS
2 9 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.65%) Office 365
4 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.16%) Taleo
5 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.31%) Internet
2 4 (0.65%) FTP
2 4 (0.65%) HTTP
2 4 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.49%) SSL
3 3 (0.49%) Firewall
3 3 (0.49%) WebEx
4 2 (0.33%) NAS
4 2 (0.33%) SAN
4 2 (0.33%) DHCP
4 2 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.16%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.10%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.14%) OLTP
9 6 (0.98%) MySQL
9 6 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.65%) Essbase
10 4 (0.65%) SAP BI
10 4 (0.65%) EDMS
10 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 13 (2.12%) Maven
2 11 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.31%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.65%) JIRA
6 3 (0.49%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.49%) MSI
6 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.33%) Toad
8 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.16%) PROIV
8 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.16%) AccuRev
General
1 234 (38.24%) Finance
2 69 (11.27%) Banking
3 63 (10.29%) Retail
4 45 (7.35%) Legal
5 39 (6.37%) Law
6 27 (4.41%) Advertising
6 27 (4.41%) Investment Banking
6 27 (4.41%) Marketing
7 20 (3.27%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.94%) Front Office
9 15 (2.45%) Back Office
10 10 (1.63%) Telecoms
11 8 (1.31%) Billing
12 6 (0.98%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.65%) Military
13 4 (0.65%) French Language
14 3 (0.49%) Private Banking
14 3 (0.49%) Electronics
15 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (14.22%) .NET
2 37 (6.05%) Web Services
3 27 (4.41%) CSS
4 22 (3.59%) Spring
5 21 (3.43%) J2EE
5 21 (3.43%) XML
6 17 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 16 (2.61%) Hibernate
8 13 (2.12%) .NET Framework
9 12 (1.96%) HTML
10 10 (1.63%) Middleware
11 9 (1.47%) jQuery
12 8 (1.31%) REST
13 7 (1.14%) Java EE
14 6 (0.98%) Spring MVC
14 6 (0.98%) Sass
14 6 (0.98%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (0.82%) Application Packaging
15 5 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.27%) User Experience
4 15 (2.45%) Fixed Income
5 14 (2.29%) GIS
5 14 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.12%) Derivative
7 10 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.47%) EPoS
9 8 (1.31%) Equities
10 7 (1.14%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.98%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.98%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.65%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.49%) Clustering
13 3 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.01%) Windows
2 28 (4.58%) UNIX
3 25 (4.08%) Linux
4 7 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.49%) Android
5 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (35.29%) ITIL
2 127 (20.75%) Project Management
3 108 (17.65%) Change Management
4 107 (17.48%) CRM
5 105 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
6 97 (15.85%) Service Delivery
7 95 (15.52%) PRINCE2
8 91 (14.87%) Problem Management
9 82 (13.40%) Service Management
10 69 (11.27%) Mentoring
11 66 (10.78%) ERP
12 59 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 59 (9.64%) Line Management
13 54 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
14 47 (7.68%) Scrum
15 44 (7.19%) Incident Management
16 43 (7.03%) Coaching
17 40 (6.54%) Asset Management
17 40 (6.54%) E-Commerce
18 39 (6.37%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 93 (15.20%) SQL
2 64 (10.46%) Java
3 44 (7.19%) C#
4 23 (3.76%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.61%) PL/SQL
6 11 (1.80%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.63%) C++
8 9 (1.47%) Python
9 8 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.98%) ABAP
10 6 (0.98%) Perl
11 5 (0.82%) C
12 3 (0.49%) VB
12 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.33%) VBA
13 2 (0.33%) PHP
14 1 (0.16%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (6.86%) Degree
2 34 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (3.43%) PMI Certification
4 19 (3.10%) PMP
5 13 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.31%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.33%) MCSE
9 2 (0.33%) MCSA
9 2 (0.33%) CCA
9 2 (0.33%) CIMA
9 2 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (13.24%) SLA
2 42 (6.86%) QA
3 6 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.14%) vCloud
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (2.94%) Puppet
2 15 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.63%) Nagios
4 7 (1.14%) ZABBIX
4 7 (1.14%) Zenoss
4 7 (1.14%) Kibana
4 7 (1.14%) Graylog
4 7 (1.14%) Graphite
5 6 (0.98%) SCCM
6 5 (0.82%) Control-M
7 4 (0.65%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 130 (21.24%) Oracle
2 103 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 53 (8.66%) SAP
4 34 (5.56%) IBM
5 21 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.10%) BMC
7 17 (2.78%) HP
8 15 (2.45%) ESRI
9 13 (2.12%) Sun
10 10 (1.63%) Remedy
11 8 (1.31%) Hyperion
11 8 (1.31%) Sybase
11 8 (1.31%) Eloqua
11 8 (1.31%) Splunk
12 7 (1.14%) Tableau
12 7 (1.14%) Adobe
12 7 (1.14%) Perforce
13 6 (0.98%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.82%) Triple Point
14 5 (0.82%) Trayport
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £73000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago