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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 608 598 595
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 283 304 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 240 254 189
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £84,250 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%

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
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -13 271 £59,750 -8.07% 31
London -24 124 £60,000 -20.00% 14
South East -35 43 £55,000 -12.00% 8
City of London +25 39 £60,000 -18.08% 6
North West -13 25 £57,500 +23.65%
East Midlands +41 22 £52,500 +3.96% 3
Surrey +3 22 £59,500 +14.42% 3
East of England +5 21 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Northamptonshire +20 20 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Yorkshire +22 19 £50,000 +33.33%
Leeds +14 19 £50,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +8 19 £50,000 +33.33%
Northampton +21 18 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Manchester +17 17 £57,500 +43.75%
West Midlands -27 12 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Hertfordshire -1 10 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Scotland +18 9 £48,750 -18.75% 5
Bromley +13 8 £65,000 -4.41% 2
Birmingham -9 8 £72,500 +31.81%
Middlesex - 7 £50,000 -
Merseyside +19 5 £52,500 -8.69%
Woking +7 5 £55,000 +44.73%
Cambridge +5 5 £55,000 +8.37% 2
Essex -3 5 £50,000 -20.00%
Cambridgeshire -3 5 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Edinburgh - 5 £47,500 - 4
Watford - 5 £53,750 - 1
Liverpool +11 4 £56,250 -2.17%
Kent +3 4 £60,000 -22.58% 2
Hampshire -11 4 £60,000 -22.58%

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 226 (37.73%) Finance
2 142 (23.71%) ITIL
3 132 (22.04%) Project Management
4 123 (20.53%) Oracle
5 118 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 102 (17.03%) SQL
7 94 (15.69%) PRINCE2
8 91 (15.19%) Microsoft
9 88 (14.69%) .NET
9 88 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (14.52%) Degree
11 83 (13.86%) Java
12 71 (11.85%) Banking
13 70 (11.69%) Service Delivery
14 64 (10.68%) SLA
15 63 (10.52%) Windows
16 57 (9.52%) Retail
17 50 (8.35%) Service Management
18 49 (8.18%) Change Management
19 47 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
20 46 (7.68%) People Management
21 45 (7.51%) SQL Server
22 43 (7.18%) SAP
23 42 (7.01%) Mentoring
24 41 (6.84%) Security Cleared
25 40 (6.68%) MS Excel
25 40 (6.68%) ERP
26 39 (6.51%) SharePoint
26 39 (6.51%) C#
26 39 (6.51%) SC Cleared

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.17%) SAS
3 24 (4.01%) IIS
4 13 (2.17%) Apache
5 12 (2.00%) CMS
6 8 (1.34%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.34%) Confluence
7 7 (1.17%) ColdFusion
7 7 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.67%) WordPress
9 4 (0.67%) JBoss
9 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.33%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 40 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.34%) MS Project
3 6 (1.00%) MS Office
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.50%) thinkFolio
2 9 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.34%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.00%) LatentZero
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.83%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.83%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.67%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.67%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.67%) LongView
7 4 (0.67%) Agresso
7 4 (0.67%) Maximo
8 3 (0.50%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.50%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.34%) SaaS
2 8 (1.34%) PaaS
3 6 (1.00%) Office 365
4 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.50%) Force.com
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.34%) DNS
2 8 (1.34%) HTTP
3 7 (1.17%) VoIP
3 7 (1.17%) Internet
4 6 (1.00%) Intranet
4 6 (1.00%) Firewall
5 5 (0.83%) SSH
5 5 (0.83%) Telnet
5 5 (0.83%) SSL
5 5 (0.83%) DHCP
6 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.33%) FTP
6 2 (0.33%) SMTP
6 2 (0.33%) LAN
6 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.33%) MPLS
7 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.17%) MySQL
4 12 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.84%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.50%) Big Data
7 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.83%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.50%) MS Access
10 3 (0.50%) DB2
10 3 (0.50%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.33%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.33%) QlikView
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (2.84%) JIRA
2 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.50%) MSI
4 3 (0.50%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.17%) Maven
6 1 (0.17%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 226 (37.73%) Finance
2 71 (11.85%) Banking
3 57 (9.52%) Retail
4 31 (5.18%) Back Office
5 27 (4.51%) Front Office
6 24 (4.01%) Legal
7 16 (2.67%) Marketing
8 15 (2.50%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.50%) Law
9 13 (2.17%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.34%) International Banking
12 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.67%) Billing
14 2 (0.33%) Advertising
14 2 (0.33%) Publishing
15 1 (0.17%) Military
15 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (14.69%) .NET
2 27 (4.51%) Web Services
3 23 (3.84%) XML
3 23 (3.84%) J2EE
4 19 (3.17%) HTML
5 16 (2.67%) CSS
6 9 (1.50%) SOAP
6 9 (1.50%) LAMP
6 9 (1.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (1.00%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.00%) Middleware
8 5 (0.83%) jQuery
9 4 (0.67%) Spring
9 4 (0.67%) JDBC
10 3 (0.50%) COM
10 3 (0.50%) XSLT
10 3 (0.50%) Java EE
10 3 (0.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.01%) Data Integration
3 21 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.17%) Fixed Income
5 18 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.67%) Derivative
7 11 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.50%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.34%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.17%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.17%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.17%) Equities
10 7 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (0.83%) iPad
12 4 (0.67%) iSeries
12 4 (0.67%) Open Source
13 3 (0.50%) Wiki
13 3 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 63 (10.52%) Windows
2 35 (5.84%) Linux
3 30 (5.01%) UNIX
4 7 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.33%) Android
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (23.71%) ITIL
2 132 (22.04%) Project Management
3 118 (19.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 94 (15.69%) PRINCE2
5 88 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (11.69%) Service Delivery
7 50 (8.35%) Service Management
8 49 (8.18%) Change Management
9 46 (7.68%) People Management
10 42 (7.01%) Mentoring
11 40 (6.68%) ERP
12 39 (6.51%) Line Management
13 37 (6.18%) CRM
14 34 (5.68%) Performance Management
15 33 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (5.34%) Waterfall
17 30 (5.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 29 (4.84%) Problem Management
19 27 (4.51%) ETL
20 26 (4.34%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 102 (17.03%) SQL
2 83 (13.86%) Java
3 39 (6.51%) C#
4 15 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.67%) PHP
5 10 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.34%) Python
6 8 (1.34%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.00%) C++
8 5 (0.83%) VBA
9 4 (0.67%) VB
9 4 (0.67%) VB6
10 3 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.50%) C
11 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.33%) ABAP
12 1 (0.17%) VBScript
12 1 (0.17%) CFML
12 1 (0.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 87 (14.52%) Degree
2 41 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 39 (6.51%) SC Cleared
4 38 (6.34%) PMI Certification
5 36 (6.01%) PMP
6 24 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.67%) VCP4
10 7 (1.17%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (1.17%) MCSD
10 7 (1.17%) MCSE
10 7 (1.17%) MCDBA
11 5 (0.83%) MCAD
11 5 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.67%) MCTS
12 4 (0.67%) MCSA
12 4 (0.67%) ISEB
12 4 (0.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.68%) SLA
2 12 (2.00%) QA
3 5 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.83%) COBIT
4 2 (0.33%) GAMP
4 2 (0.33%) GxP
4 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) EMIR
5 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.83%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (0.83%) Puppet
1 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.50%) SCCM
2 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 123 (20.53%) Oracle
2 91 (15.19%) Microsoft
3 43 (7.18%) SAP
4 13 (2.17%) Citrix
4 13 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (1.84%) Bloomberg
6 10 (1.67%) IBM
6 10 (1.67%) Teradata
7 9 (1.50%) Ab Initio
8 8 (1.34%) HP
9 7 (1.17%) Informatica
9 7 (1.17%) Charles River
10 4 (0.67%) Remedy
10 4 (0.67%) SimCorp
10 4 (0.67%) hybris
10 4 (0.67%) Sage
11 3 (0.50%) VMware
11 3 (0.50%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.50%) Sun
12 2 (0.33%) Compuware
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