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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 571 623 638
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 347 259 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 279 216 237
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,553 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.79% +1.10%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 +44 327 £60,000 +9.09% 26
London +30 176 £62,500 -7.40% 13
South East +10 73 £60,000 +14.28% 3
City of London +4 43 £70,000 +1.81% 3
East of England -17 31 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +15 27 £50,000 +21.21%
Buckinghamshire +19 21 £80,000 +113.33%
South West -16 15 £52,000 +20.57% 2
Essex +18 14 £50,000 -21.25% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 12 £45,000 -12.19%
Cambridge -2 10 - -
Basingstoke +9 9 £47,500 +35.71%
North West -17 9 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Andover - 9 £50,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £45,000 -
Somerset -7 8 £50,000 +21.21%
East Midlands -15 8 £46,250 -2.63% 2
West Midlands -22 8 £73,750 +37.20% 3
Surrey -1 7 £65,000 -
Bath -11 7 £50,000 +21.21%
Berkshire +5 5 £60,000 -25.00% 2
Hertfordshire -11 5 £50,000 -5.66%
Birmingham -12 5 £77,500 +10.71% 3
Scotland -15 5 £39,000 -28.44%
Canary Wharf - 5 £52,500 -
Wales - 5 £52,500 - 1
South Wales - 5 £52,500 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £52,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +3 4 £52,496 +8.23% 1
Milton Keynes -6 4 - -

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 208 (33.28%) Finance
2 176 (28.16%) Project Management
3 169 (27.04%) ITIL
4 109 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (16.32%) Oracle
6 98 (15.68%) PRINCE2
6 98 (15.68%) Service Delivery
7 92 (14.72%) Microsoft
8 91 (14.56%) Service Management
9 88 (14.08%) SQL
10 87 (13.92%) .NET
10 87 (13.92%) Degree
11 72 (11.52%) Retail
11 72 (11.52%) SLA
12 70 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
13 67 (10.72%) SharePoint
14 66 (10.56%) CRM
15 65 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
16 63 (10.08%) Change Management
17 54 (8.64%) Java
18 53 (8.48%) SAP
19 51 (8.16%) Risk Management
19 51 (8.16%) ERP
20 49 (7.84%) Security Cleared
21 46 (7.36%) People Management
22 45 (7.20%) SQL Server
23 44 (7.04%) SC Cleared
24 43 (6.88%) Banking
25 41 (6.56%) Line Management
26 40 (6.40%) Incident Management

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 67 (10.72%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (1.60%) Apache
4 10 (1.60%) IIS
5 7 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.80%) ColdFusion
6 5 (0.80%) Lync
7 4 (0.64%) SAS
7 4 (0.64%) JCAPS
8 2 (0.32%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.32%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.16%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.16%) Documentum
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.12%) MS Project
3 7 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (5.12%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (4.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (3.68%) Oracle Applications
4 22 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (2.72%) Oracle Financials
6 11 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (1.76%) Oracle Payables
7 10 (1.60%) Temenos T24
8 9 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
9 8 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
10 7 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (1.12%) SAP CO
10 7 (1.12%) SAP FI
11 6 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
12 4 (0.64%) LatentZero
12 4 (0.64%) Markit EDM
13 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.68%) SaaS
2 12 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.60%) PaaS
4 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.80%) Office 365
6 4 (0.64%) Force.com
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.28%) Firewall
2 6 (0.96%) SAN
2 6 (0.96%) Intranet
3 4 (0.64%) Internet
3 4 (0.64%) LAN
3 4 (0.64%) WAN
3 4 (0.64%) DNS
4 3 (0.48%) SSL
4 3 (0.48%) HTTP
4 3 (0.48%) Extranet
5 1 (0.16%) BGP
5 1 (0.16%) LTE
5 1 (0.16%) GSM
5 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) FTP
5 1 (0.16%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.60%) SAP BW
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.64%) MySQL
9 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.32%) KDB
11 2 (0.32%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.64%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.64%) ClearCase
2 4 (0.64%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.64%) Subversion
3 2 (0.32%) JIRA
3 2 (0.32%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.16%) QADirector
4 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.16%) JMeter
General
1 208 (33.28%) Finance
2 72 (11.52%) Retail
3 43 (6.88%) Banking
4 31 (4.96%) Law
5 25 (4.00%) Marketing
6 24 (3.84%) Back Office
7 23 (3.68%) Legal
7 23 (3.68%) Front Office
8 22 (3.52%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.72%) Publishing
10 13 (2.08%) Military
10 13 (2.08%) Billing
11 11 (1.76%) Corporate Banking
12 9 (1.44%) Retail Banking
13 8 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (1.12%) Financial Institution
14 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
14 7 (1.12%) Advertising
15 5 (0.80%) German Language
16 2 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (13.92%) .NET
2 22 (3.52%) Web Services
3 16 (2.56%) XML
4 15 (2.40%) CSS
5 9 (1.44%) HTML
6 7 (1.12%) Middleware
7 6 (0.96%) LAMP
7 6 (0.96%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.80%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.48%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.48%) J2EE
10 1 (0.16%) COM
10 1 (0.16%) Rendezvous
10 1 (0.16%) WCF
10 1 (0.16%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (6.08%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.04%) EPoS
5 18 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.40%) Fixed Income
8 11 (1.76%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.60%) PMI
9 10 (1.60%) Equities
9 10 (1.60%) Web 2.0
9 10 (1.60%) Derivative
9 10 (1.60%) Wiki
10 8 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 6 (0.96%) FMCG
12 5 (0.80%) DataPower
12 5 (0.80%) iSeries
12 5 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 3 (0.48%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.92%) Windows
2 28 (4.48%) UNIX
3 25 (4.00%) Linux
4 15 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (1.92%) Solaris
6 9 (1.44%) AIX
7 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.12%) HPUX
8 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.12%) Fedora
9 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (28.16%) Project Management
2 169 (27.04%) ITIL
3 109 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (15.68%) Service Delivery
4 98 (15.68%) PRINCE2
5 91 (14.56%) Service Management
6 70 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (10.56%) CRM
8 63 (10.08%) Change Management
9 51 (8.16%) Risk Management
9 51 (8.16%) ERP
10 46 (7.36%) People Management
11 41 (6.56%) Line Management
12 40 (6.40%) Incident Management
13 34 (5.44%) Waterfall
14 31 (4.96%) Release Management
14 31 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (4.80%) ITSM
16 28 (4.48%) Business Development
17 26 (4.16%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (14.08%) SQL
2 54 (8.64%) Java
3 31 (4.96%) C#
4 14 (2.24%) Perl
5 11 (1.76%) C
6 9 (1.44%) VB
6 9 (1.44%) Python
7 8 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.96%) COBOL
9 6 (0.96%) VBA
10 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.64%) Groovy
11 4 (0.64%) VB6
11 4 (0.64%) Ruby
11 4 (0.64%) Korn
12 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.48%) ABAP
12 3 (0.48%) VBScript
12 3 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 87 (13.92%) Degree
2 49 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 44 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 39 (6.24%) PMI Certification
5 32 (5.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (4.64%) PMP
7 23 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (2.88%) MCDBA
9 12 (1.92%) MCSD
10 11 (1.76%) MCSE
11 10 (1.60%) ISEB
11 10 (1.60%) MCAD
11 10 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (1.28%) MCTS
12 8 (1.28%) CCA
13 6 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.48%) MCSA
16 3 (0.48%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.52%) SLA
2 20 (3.20%) QA
3 6 (0.96%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.64%) COBIT
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.64%) NFS
1 4 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.64%) Puppet
1 4 (0.64%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.64%) Ansible
2 3 (0.48%) Control-M
3 1 (0.16%) WebInspect
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 102 (16.32%) Oracle
2 92 (14.72%) Microsoft
3 53 (8.48%) SAP
4 32 (5.12%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (2.08%) Remedy
6 11 (1.76%) IBM
7 10 (1.60%) Temenos
7 10 (1.60%) HP
7 10 (1.60%) Dell
7 10 (1.60%) Fujitsu
8 9 (1.44%) Murex
8 9 (1.44%) Business Objects
9 8 (1.28%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.12%) Sybase
10 7 (1.12%) Citrix
10 7 (1.12%) Informatica
10 7 (1.12%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.96%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.96%) thinkFolio
12 5 (0.80%) Atlassian
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