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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 567 528 499
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 396 486 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 364 432 446
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £45,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -7.82%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 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
(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
England -52 365 £57,000 +3.63% 40
London +7 177 £63,000 +5.00% 17
South East -8 77 £52,500 -8.69% 10
Surrey +11 38 £52,500 -11.76% 3
City of London +62 37 £70,000 +40.00% 3
North West +5 25 £72,500 +36.79% 3
Scotland +11 22 £55,000 +32.53% 1
West Yorkshire -16 22 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Yorkshire -17 22 £45,000 - 5
East of England -3 21 £62,500 +13.63% 1
West Midlands -18 18 £51,250 -29.31%
Berkshire +6 15 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Glasgow -7 15 £55,000 +27.90% 1
South West -11 14 £46,250 -1.06% 2
Halifax - 13 £45,000 - 1
Liverpool +6 12 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Reading +1 12 £65,000 +23.80%
Merseyside -1 12 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Bristol +3 11 £42,500 -
Manchester -2 11 £72,500 +38.09%
Hertfordshire -5 11 £72,500 +31.81%
East Midlands -12 10 £51,500 +3.00% 1
Reigate -2 9 £52,500 -
Crawley - 9 £46,000 -
West Sussex - 9 £46,000 -
Sidcup - 8 £37,500 -
Guildford - 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire +16 6 £55,500 -7.50% 2
Leicestershire +8 6 £51,500 +28.75%
Woking -3 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 332 (37.68%) Finance
2 231 (26.22%) Project Management
3 222 (25.20%) ITIL
4 213 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (19.98%) PRINCE2
6 152 (17.25%) Microsoft
7 140 (15.89%) Retail
8 130 (14.76%) .NET
9 125 (14.19%) SQL
10 110 (12.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 105 (11.92%) Change Management
12 103 (11.69%) Service Delivery
13 100 (11.35%) ERP
14 97 (11.01%) SDLC
15 94 (10.67%) Banking
16 87 (9.88%) Degree
16 87 (9.88%) SAP
17 82 (9.31%) CRM
18 77 (8.74%) E-Commerce
18 77 (8.74%) SLA
19 74 (8.40%) Oracle
20 72 (8.17%) Windows
21 71 (8.06%) Mobile App
22 68 (7.72%) Line Management
23 66 (7.49%) SQL Server
24 62 (7.04%) Waterfall
25 61 (6.92%) C#
25 61 (6.92%) QA
26 58 (6.58%) Marketing
26 58 (6.58%) MS Excel

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 43 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
2 21 (2.38%) IIS
3 20 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (1.14%) CMS
6 7 (0.79%) SAS
7 6 (0.68%) Alfresco
8 4 (0.45%) nginx
8 4 (0.45%) SAP Portal
8 4 (0.45%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.34%) Apache
9 3 (0.34%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.34%) WordPress
10 2 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.23%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.23%) Moodle
10 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.61%) MS Project
3 13 (1.48%) MS Office
4 9 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.45%) Windchill
8 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.11%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 27 (3.06%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (2.27%) SAP ERP
3 16 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (0.79%) Adobe Campaign
7 6 (0.68%) Algo Collateral
7 6 (0.68%) IntelliMatch
7 6 (0.68%) Maximo
8 5 (0.57%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.57%) SAP FI
8 5 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.57%) Visualfiles
9 4 (0.45%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.48%) SaaS
2 7 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.57%) Office 365
4 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.34%) Force.com
5 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.23%) GitHub
5 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.79%) Intranet
2 5 (0.57%) LAN
2 5 (0.57%) WAN
3 4 (0.45%) Internet
4 3 (0.34%) FTP
5 2 (0.23%) ADSL
5 2 (0.23%) DHCP
5 2 (0.23%) DNS
5 2 (0.23%) Firewall
5 2 (0.23%) RIP
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.11%) NAS
6 1 (0.11%) SAN
6 1 (0.11%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.16%) Relational Database
3 17 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.36%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.14%) Big Data
8 9 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.68%) MySQL
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.45%) EDMS
11 4 (0.45%) MS Access
11 4 (0.45%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.34%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.16%) TeamCity
3 16 (1.82%) MSBuild
4 15 (1.70%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.36%) JIRA
6 11 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (0.91%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.45%) Subversion
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.23%) Hudson
12 2 (0.23%) InstallShield
12 2 (0.23%) Selenium
13 1 (0.11%) Apache Continuum
13 1 (0.11%) Maven
13 1 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (0.11%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.11%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.11%) ZenHub
General
1 332 (37.68%) Finance
2 140 (15.89%) Retail
3 94 (10.67%) Banking
4 58 (6.58%) Marketing
5 45 (5.11%) Legal
6 32 (3.63%) Law
7 24 (2.72%) Investment Banking
8 21 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.70%) Billing
10 13 (1.48%) Back Office
11 12 (1.36%) Telecoms
12 11 (1.25%) Financial Institution
13 9 (1.02%) Front Office
14 8 (0.91%) Advertising
14 8 (0.91%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.68%) Games
16 5 (0.57%) Local Government
17 4 (0.45%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.45%) Publishing
18 3 (0.34%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (14.76%) .NET
2 39 (4.43%) HTML
3 31 (3.52%) CSS
4 25 (2.84%) XML
5 23 (2.61%) Web Services
6 15 (1.70%) jQuery
6 15 (1.70%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (1.36%) .NET Framework
8 11 (1.25%) Middleware
9 9 (1.02%) HTML5
9 9 (1.02%) Java EE
9 9 (1.02%) Spring
10 8 (0.91%) Hibernate
11 7 (0.79%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (0.45%) EDI
13 4 (0.45%) JSON
13 4 (0.45%) LAMP
13 4 (0.45%) MSMQ
14 3 (0.34%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 42 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.38%) User Experience
6 18 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 15 (1.70%) Hedge funds
8 12 (1.36%) EPoS
9 11 (1.25%) Fixed Income
9 11 (1.25%) FMCG
10 10 (1.14%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.14%) Derivative
11 8 (0.91%) Equities
11 8 (0.91%) PMI
12 7 (0.79%) Social Media
13 6 (0.68%) DTV
13 6 (0.68%) Social Network
13 6 (0.68%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.57%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 72 (8.17%) Windows
2 22 (2.50%) Linux
3 17 (1.93%) Android
3 17 (1.93%) Windows Server
4 16 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.59%) Unix
6 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (26.22%) Project Management
2 222 (25.20%) ITIL
3 213 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (19.98%) PRINCE2
5 110 (12.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (11.92%) Change Management
7 103 (11.69%) Service Delivery
8 100 (11.35%) ERP
9 97 (11.01%) SDLC
10 82 (9.31%) CRM
11 77 (8.74%) E-Commerce
12 68 (7.72%) Line Management
13 62 (7.04%) Waterfall
14 57 (6.47%) Mentoring
14 57 (6.47%) Service Management
15 54 (6.13%) Incident Management
16 48 (5.45%) Scrum
17 46 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 43 (4.88%) Supplier Management
19 40 (4.54%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (14.19%) SQL
2 61 (6.92%) C#
3 46 (5.22%) Java
4 20 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 13 (1.48%) T-SQL
6 12 (1.36%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.02%) C
8 8 (0.91%) VB.NET
8 8 (0.91%) VBA
9 6 (0.68%) Perl
9 6 (0.68%) PHP
9 6 (0.68%) Python
10 4 (0.45%) VB
11 3 (0.34%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.34%) AWK
11 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.34%) Korn
11 3 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (9.88%) Degree
2 43 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 33 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
4 20 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 17 (1.93%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (1.70%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.48%) PMP
9 11 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.79%) ISEB
11 5 (0.57%) MCSD
11 5 (0.57%) MCSE
12 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.34%) HND
13 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.11%) APMP
14 1 (0.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.74%) SLA
2 61 (6.92%) QA
3 16 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.48%) ISO27002
5 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 22 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.34%) Docker
4 3 (0.34%) XenApp
4 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (2.16%) Puppet
2 15 (1.70%) Nagios
3 14 (1.59%) Ansible
4 11 (1.25%) ZABBIX
5 9 (1.02%) SCCM
6 8 (0.91%) Control-M
7 6 (0.68%) ThinApp
8 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.23%) SCOM
10 2 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.11%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 152 (17.25%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.88%) SAP
3 74 (8.40%) Oracle
4 24 (2.72%) IBM
5 19 (2.16%) HP
6 15 (1.70%) VMware
7 13 (1.48%) Adobe
7 13 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.02%) CA
8 9 (1.02%) Informatica
9 7 (0.79%) Citrix
10 6 (0.68%) Murex
10 6 (0.68%) Syclo
10 6 (0.68%) webMethods
11 5 (0.57%) Capita
11 5 (0.57%) Charles River
11 5 (0.57%) iManage
12 4 (0.45%) Cisco
12 4 (0.45%) Google
13 3 (0.34%) Siebel
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car or travel allowance + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + + industry-leading package + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Chiswick
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum c£55k plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Open RS
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + highly attractive benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Dorset
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package + pension + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South West England
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 40% Bonus, Car Allowance + Much more
Posted: 15 days ago
Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago