The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support 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 Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Manager
Rank 815 813 786
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 78 94 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.082% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.087% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 73
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Support Manager
Salary Trend

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

Applications Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Applications Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Support 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 Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -9 72 £54,500 -9.16% 10
London -11 28 £60,000 -14.28% 3
East of England +6 9 £62,500 +31.57% 1
West Midlands +3 9 £47,500 -20.83%
East Midlands +5 8 £62,500 -14.96%
South East +5 8 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Essex - 8 £62,500 -
City of London +12 7 £85,000 +17.24%
Chelmsford - 7 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
Birmingham - 6 £49,250 -
Leeds - 6 £42,750 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £65,000 -
Northampton - 5 £65,000 -
Surrey - 4 £47,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £64,000 +21.90%
South West -26 3 £50,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 3 £64,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £42,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £43,750 -
Oxfordshire +3 1 - -
North West -1 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £75,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £65,000 - 2
West Bromwich - 1 £47,500 -
Worksop - 1 £42,500 -
Barnsley - 1 £42,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £42,500 -

Applications Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Support 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 Support Manager in their job title.

1 105 (58.99%) ITIL
2 77 (43.26%) Finance
3 65 (36.52%) Change Management
4 57 (32.02%) Problem Management
5 49 (27.53%) Service Management
5 49 (27.53%) Project Management
6 47 (26.40%) Oracle
7 35 (19.66%) SQL
8 33 (18.54%) SLA
9 31 (17.42%) Retail
10 30 (16.85%) Service Delivery
11 29 (16.29%) Incident Management
12 25 (14.04%) UNIX
13 24 (13.48%) Windows
13 24 (13.48%) PRINCE2
13 24 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (13.48%) Supplier Management
14 23 (12.92%) Release Management
14 23 (12.92%) CRM
14 23 (12.92%) Java
14 23 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (12.36%) Linux
16 21 (11.80%) ERP
16 21 (11.80%) IBM
16 21 (11.80%) Banking
17 20 (11.24%) Capacity Management
17 20 (11.24%) SQL Server
18 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
18 19 (10.67%) Root Cause Analysis
19 18 (10.11%) Asset Management

Applications Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications Support 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 Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.06%) IIS
2 6 (3.37%) OpenEdge
2 6 (3.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.69%) CMS
4 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.12%) Confluence
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.56%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 11 (6.18%) Primavera
1 11 (6.18%) Maximo
2 9 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.93%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.81%) Endur
5 4 (2.25%) SAP SCM
5 4 (2.25%) SAP LE
5 4 (2.25%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.25%) SAP MM
6 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.56%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.56%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.56%) Servitor
7 1 (0.56%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.69%) SSL
1 3 (1.69%) Firewall
2 2 (1.12%) DHCP
2 2 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.93%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (3.37%) MySQL
4 4 (2.25%) OLTP
4 4 (2.25%) SAP BI
4 4 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.12%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Maven
2 4 (2.25%) JIRA
General
1 77 (43.26%) Finance
2 31 (17.42%) Retail
3 21 (11.80%) Banking
4 16 (8.99%) Marketing
5 15 (8.43%) Advertising
6 12 (6.74%) Legal
7 11 (6.18%) Front Office
8 9 (5.06%) Manufacturing
9 8 (4.49%) Investment Banking
10 6 (3.37%) Law
11 5 (2.81%) Billing
12 4 (2.25%) Back Office
13 2 (1.12%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.56%) French Language
14 1 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.87%) .NET
2 13 (7.30%) Web Services
3 10 (5.62%) CSS
4 6 (3.37%) J2EE
4 6 (3.37%) XML
4 6 (3.37%) Spring
4 6 (3.37%) Spring MVC
4 6 (3.37%) jQuery
4 6 (3.37%) REST
4 6 (3.37%) Sass
4 6 (3.37%) AngularJS
4 6 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (2.25%) Mason
6 3 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.69%) HTML
7 2 (1.12%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.12%) LAMP
8 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.11%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.87%) GIS
3 11 (6.18%) Fixed Income
4 9 (5.06%) Derivative
5 8 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.93%) EPoS
7 6 (3.37%) Equities
8 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.56%) AS400
10 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.56%) CMDB
10 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.04%) UNIX
2 24 (13.48%) Windows
3 22 (12.36%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (58.99%) ITIL
2 65 (36.52%) Change Management
3 57 (32.02%) Problem Management
4 49 (27.53%) Project Management
4 49 (27.53%) Service Management
5 30 (16.85%) Service Delivery
6 29 (16.29%) Incident Management
7 24 (13.48%) Supplier Management
7 24 (13.48%) PRINCE2
8 23 (12.92%) CRM
8 23 (12.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (12.92%) Release Management
9 21 (11.80%) ERP
10 20 (11.24%) Capacity Management
11 19 (10.67%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (10.11%) Asset Management
13 15 (8.43%) E-Commerce
13 15 (8.43%) People Management
13 15 (8.43%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.66%) SQL
2 23 (12.92%) Java
3 12 (6.74%) C#
4 10 (5.62%) C++
5 7 (3.93%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.37%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.25%) ABAP
8 3 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.12%) VBA
9 2 (1.12%) Python
9 2 (1.12%) Perl
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (5.62%) Degree
3 5 (2.81%) PMP
3 5 (2.81%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.12%) MCSE
5 2 (1.12%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.54%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) COBIT
2 6 (3.37%) QA
3 4 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (4.49%) Puppet
1 8 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.56%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (26.40%) Oracle
2 21 (11.80%) IBM
3 19 (10.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.43%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (8.43%) ESRI
5 9 (5.06%) SAP
6 8 (4.49%) Sybase
6 8 (4.49%) Eloqua
7 7 (3.93%) Sun
8 5 (2.81%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (2.81%) OpenLink
8 5 (2.81%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.81%) Triple Point
8 5 (2.81%) Trayport
9 3 (1.69%) Remedy
9 3 (1.69%) Charles River
10 2 (1.12%) ExactTarget
10 2 (1.12%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.56%) RIMES
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