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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 615 597 625
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 274 292 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 231 253 199
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -12 260 £55,000 -12.00% 26
London -18 110 £60,000 -19.73% 12
South East -23 58 £55,000 - 5
North West -2 29 £57,500 +17.34% 4
City of London +4 28 £57,500 -22.81% 4
Surrey +7 25 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Manchester +11 21 £57,500 +24.32% 1
West Yorkshire +10 17 £43,000 +14.66% 1
Leeds +7 17 £43,000 +14.66% 1
Yorkshire -4 17 £43,000 +14.66% 1
East Midlands +26 16 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Northamptonshire +5 13 £60,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -12 12 £55,000 +8.91% 1
Northampton +2 11 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire -16 11 £60,000 -22.58%
Bromley +26 10 £65,000 -4.41% 1
Middlesex - 10 £50,000 -
Scotland +13 9 £51,500 -8.03%
Hertfordshire -2 8 £55,000 +83.33% 1
West Midlands -12 8 £80,000 +33.33% 1
South West -24 8 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Woking +19 7 £55,000 +5.76%
Edinburgh +7 7 £60,000 +7.14%
Birmingham -8 7 £80,000 +52.38%
Southampton - 7 - -
Merseyside +15 5 £46,500 -19.13% 2
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £70,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £55,000 +8.91%
Weymouth +1 4 - -
Cambridge -6 4 £55,000 +8.37%

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 209 (34.09%) Finance
2 156 (25.45%) Project Management
3 152 (24.80%) ITIL
4 120 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 119 (19.41%) Oracle
6 115 (18.76%) Microsoft
7 104 (16.97%) PRINCE2
8 100 (16.31%) Degree
9 96 (15.66%) SQL
9 96 (15.66%) .NET
10 78 (12.72%) Service Delivery
11 77 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
12 68 (11.09%) SLA
13 66 (10.77%) SharePoint
13 66 (10.77%) Service Management
14 65 (10.60%) Java
15 60 (9.79%) Banking
16 57 (9.30%) Retail
17 53 (8.65%) Windows
17 53 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
18 52 (8.48%) Security Cleared
19 49 (7.99%) SC Cleared
19 49 (7.99%) ERP
20 46 (7.50%) People Management
21 45 (7.34%) Change Management
22 44 (7.18%) Line Management
23 42 (6.85%) Mentoring
23 42 (6.85%) SAP
24 41 (6.69%) CRM
25 40 (6.53%) PMI Certification

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 66 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.92%) SAS
3 16 (2.61%) IIS
4 12 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.63%) Apache
6 10 (1.63%) CMS
7 8 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.14%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.98%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.65%) JBoss
10 4 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.65%) Confluence
11 3 (0.49%) WordPress
12 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.33%) Drupal
12 2 (0.33%) Lync
13 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 1 (0.16%) JCAPS
Applications
1 39 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.14%) MS Project
3 7 (1.14%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.77%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.82%) LatentZero
8 4 (0.65%) Maximo
9 3 (0.49%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.49%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.49%) Front Arena
9 3 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.49%) Agresso
9 3 (0.49%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.49%) SAP R/3
9 3 (0.49%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.49%) LongView
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.59%) SaaS
2 7 (1.14%) PaaS
2 7 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.98%) Office 365
4 3 (0.49%) Force.com
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.63%) HTTP
2 9 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.47%) DNS
3 8 (1.31%) Intranet
4 7 (1.14%) Internet
4 7 (1.14%) VoIP
5 6 (0.98%) Firewall
6 5 (0.82%) LAN
6 5 (0.82%) DHCP
7 4 (0.65%) Telnet
7 4 (0.65%) SSH
7 4 (0.65%) SSL
8 3 (0.49%) WAN
9 2 (0.33%) SMTP
9 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.33%) FTP
9 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.33%) MPLS
10 1 (0.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.12%) MySQL
3 13 (2.12%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.98%) SAP BW
7 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.65%) Big Data
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.33%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.33%) QlikView
11 2 (0.33%) MS Access
11 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (2.45%) JIRA
2 7 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.49%) MSI
4 3 (0.49%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.33%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.16%) JMeter
General
1 209 (34.09%) Finance
2 60 (9.79%) Banking
3 57 (9.30%) Retail
4 40 (6.53%) Legal
5 34 (5.55%) Law
6 32 (5.22%) Back Office
7 18 (2.94%) Marketing
8 17 (2.77%) Front Office
9 13 (2.12%) Investment Banking
9 13 (2.12%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.63%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.98%) Publishing
13 5 (0.82%) International Banking
14 4 (0.65%) German Language
14 4 (0.65%) Billing
15 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.49%) Advertising
16 1 (0.16%) Electronics
16 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (15.66%) .NET
2 32 (5.22%) Web Services
3 24 (3.92%) XML
4 21 (3.43%) CSS
4 21 (3.43%) HTML
5 19 (3.10%) J2EE
6 10 (1.63%) Middleware
7 9 (1.47%) LAMP
7 9 (1.47%) SOAP
7 9 (1.47%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (0.82%) jQuery
9 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.65%) JDBC
11 3 (0.49%) COM
11 3 (0.49%) Spring
11 3 (0.49%) Java EE
12 2 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
12 2 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.28%) Fixed Income
5 12 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 12 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.96%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.63%) Wiki
6 10 (1.63%) Web 2.0
6 10 (1.63%) Derivative
7 7 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (0.98%) Equities
9 5 (0.82%) iPad
10 4 (0.65%) iSeries
11 3 (0.49%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.65%) Windows
2 25 (4.08%) Linux
3 23 (3.75%) UNIX
4 7 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (25.45%) Project Management
2 152 (24.80%) ITIL
3 120 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 104 (16.97%) PRINCE2
5 78 (12.72%) Service Delivery
6 77 (12.56%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (10.77%) Service Management
8 49 (7.99%) ERP
9 46 (7.50%) People Management
10 45 (7.34%) Change Management
11 44 (7.18%) Line Management
12 42 (6.85%) Mentoring
13 41 (6.69%) CRM
14 36 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
15 34 (5.55%) Waterfall
16 28 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (4.57%) Problem Management
17 26 (4.24%) Supplier Management
18 25 (4.08%) Performance Management
19 23 (3.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.66%) SQL
2 65 (10.60%) Java
3 38 (6.20%) C#
4 13 (2.12%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.63%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.31%) Python
6 8 (1.31%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.14%) PHP
8 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.65%) VB
8 4 (0.65%) VB6
9 3 (0.49%) C
9 3 (0.49%) C++
9 3 (0.49%) VBA
10 1 (0.16%) CFML
Qualifications
1 100 (16.31%) Degree
2 52 (8.48%) Security Cleared
3 49 (7.99%) SC Cleared
4 40 (6.53%) PMI Certification
5 39 (6.36%) PMP
6 32 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (2.45%) MCDBA
8 15 (2.45%) MCSD
8 15 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.79%) MCAD
9 11 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 9 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.31%) ISEB
11 8 (1.31%) MCSE
12 7 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
13 6 (0.98%) MCTS
14 4 (0.65%) CISM
14 4 (0.65%) CISSP
14 4 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (11.09%) SLA
2 18 (2.94%) QA
3 7 (1.14%) COBIT
4 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.33%) GAMP
5 2 (0.33%) GxP
5 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.82%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (0.82%) Puppet
1 5 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 119 (19.41%) Oracle
2 115 (18.76%) Microsoft
3 42 (6.85%) SAP
4 13 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.63%) Citrix
6 9 (1.47%) IBM
6 9 (1.47%) Teradata
7 8 (1.31%) HP
8 7 (1.14%) Informatica
8 7 (1.14%) thinkFolio
9 6 (0.98%) Charles River
9 6 (0.98%) Ab Initio
10 5 (0.82%) Bloomberg
10 5 (0.82%) Remedy
11 4 (0.65%) Dell
11 4 (0.65%) hybris
12 3 (0.49%) VMware
12 3 (0.49%) SimCorp
12 3 (0.49%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.49%) Sage
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