Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Manager
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 711 539 561
Rank change year-on-year -172 +22 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 472 828 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 405 731 891
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £40,850 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 160513 172941 198856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 129735 146008 166765
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Applications Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -85 280 £70,000 +7.69% 4
South East -71 59 £57,500 - 2
Midlands -38 40 £47,500 -13.64% 2
North of England -36 38 £51,250 -2.38% 3
South West +4 30 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +12 28 £47,500 -13.64% 2
East of England -37 26 £55,000 -2.22%
North West -45 21 £45,000 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire +17 17 £55,000 -
East Midlands -11 12 £50,500 -3.81%
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Applications Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 167 (35.38%) Finance
2 143 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (27.54%) Project Management
4 116 (24.58%) ITIL
5 97 (20.55%) SQL
6 84 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 76 (16.10%) SQL Server
8 74 (15.68%) Microsoft
9 66 (13.98%) CRM
10 59 (12.50%) .NET
11 58 (12.29%) PRINCE2
12 54 (11.44%) Windows
12 54 (11.44%) Change Management
13 52 (11.02%) Service Delivery
13 52 (11.02%) C#
14 50 (10.59%) Retail
15 49 (10.38%) SharePoint
16 48 (10.17%) SLA
17 46 (9.75%) Continuous Improvement
18 41 (8.69%) T-SQL
18 41 (8.69%) Degree
19 38 (8.05%) Java
20 37 (7.84%) Banking
21 34 (7.20%) Mobile App
21 34 (7.20%) IT Strategy
22 33 (6.99%) Scrum
22 33 (6.99%) ERP
23 32 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
23 32 (6.78%) Mentoring
24 31 (6.57%) SaaS

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (10.38%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.66%) IIS
3 8 (1.69%) CMS
3 8 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.64%) Apache
5 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.64%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.42%) Documentum
6 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) CoreMedia CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Liferay
7 1 (0.21%) Moodle
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) CATIA
6 1 (0.21%) Revit
6 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 28 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.18%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (2.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 12 (2.54%) Visualfiles
5 8 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.64%) assyst
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.21%) Social Studio
8 1 (0.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.57%) SaaS
2 28 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.81%) Office 365
4 14 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.64%) G Suite
7 2 (0.42%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.18%) Firewall
3 13 (2.75%) Internet
4 4 (0.85%) CHAP
4 4 (0.85%) Network Security
5 3 (0.64%) Extranet
5 3 (0.64%) Intranet
5 3 (0.64%) LDAP
5 3 (0.64%) SAN
5 3 (0.64%) Skype
6 1 (0.21%) 4G
6 1 (0.21%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.06%) MySQL
4 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.21%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.21%) GIS
8 1 (0.21%) MS Access
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (2.97%) JIRA
2 13 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (2.54%) TeamCity
4 10 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.69%) MSBuild
6 4 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.64%) AppScan
8 2 (0.42%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.42%) Protractor
8 2 (0.42%) Selenium
8 2 (0.42%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.21%) MSI
9 1 (0.21%) Zephyr
General
1 167 (35.38%) Finance
2 50 (10.59%) Retail
3 37 (7.84%) Banking
4 31 (6.57%) Legal
5 19 (4.03%) Law
6 13 (2.75%) Portuguese Language
6 13 (2.75%) Spanish Language
7 11 (2.33%) Back Office
8 10 (2.12%) Marketing
9 9 (1.91%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.69%) Advertising
10 8 (1.69%) Front Office
10 8 (1.69%) Private Banking
11 6 (1.27%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.27%) Local Government
11 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.85%) Military
13 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.50%) .NET
2 18 (3.81%) ASP.NET
3 12 (2.54%) HTML
4 10 (2.12%) Web Services
5 9 (1.91%) CSS
6 8 (1.69%) MSMQ
6 8 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.48%) REST
8 6 (1.27%) XML
9 4 (0.85%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.85%) HTML5
10 3 (0.64%) J2EE
10 3 (0.64%) jQuery
10 3 (0.64%) JSP
10 3 (0.64%) OAuth
10 3 (0.64%) OAuth2
10 3 (0.64%) SAML
10 3 (0.64%) SOAP
10 3 (0.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.20%) Mobile App
2 32 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.18%) Hedge funds
7 14 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (2.97%) User Experience
8 13 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (2.33%) Reinsurance
10 8 (1.69%) Online Banking
11 6 (1.27%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.27%) iPad
12 5 (1.06%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.85%) Equities
13 4 (0.85%) PMI
13 4 (0.85%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.64%) EPoS
14 3 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (11.44%) Windows
2 29 (6.14%) Windows Server
3 26 (5.51%) Linux
4 25 (5.30%) Apple iOS
5 20 (4.24%) Mac OS X
6 17 (3.60%) Android
7 13 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.54%) Windows 10
9 10 (2.12%) Unix
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (27.54%) Project Management
3 116 (24.58%) ITIL
4 84 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (13.98%) CRM
6 58 (12.29%) PRINCE2
7 54 (11.44%) Change Management
8 52 (11.02%) Service Delivery
9 46 (9.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (7.20%) IT Strategy
11 33 (6.99%) ERP
11 33 (6.99%) Scrum
12 32 (6.78%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.36%) Data Protection
13 30 (6.36%) Line Management
14 29 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (6.14%) E-Commerce
15 26 (5.51%) People Management
16 24 (5.08%) Service Management
17 23 (4.87%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (20.55%) SQL
2 52 (11.02%) C#
3 41 (8.69%) T-SQL
4 38 (8.05%) Java
5 21 (4.45%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.39%) VB.NET
7 14 (2.97%) PHP
8 13 (2.75%) C++
9 12 (2.54%) PowerShell
9 12 (2.54%) VB
10 5 (1.06%) C
11 4 (0.85%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.64%) X++
13 2 (0.42%) Python
14 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.21%) Groovy
14 1 (0.21%) Ruby
14 1 (0.21%) VB6
14 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (8.69%) Degree
2 25 (5.30%) CISM
3 23 (4.87%) CISSP
4 13 (2.75%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.91%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.69%) CRISC
8 8 (1.69%) SANS
9 6 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (1.06%) PMP
11 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.21%) APMP
13 1 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.21%) CISA
13 1 (0.21%) CITP
13 1 (0.21%) HNC
13 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.17%) SLA
2 24 (5.08%) QA
3 14 (2.97%) COBIT
3 14 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 12 (2.54%) GDPR
6 9 (1.91%) PMO
7 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.42%) MiFID
8 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) Control-M
2 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 74 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.24%) Oracle
3 18 (3.81%) Apple
3 18 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (3.81%) SAP
4 13 (2.75%) Charles River
4 13 (2.75%) Google
4 13 (2.75%) SimCorp
5 11 (2.33%) iManage
6 9 (1.91%) Bloomberg
7 8 (1.69%) Citrix
7 8 (1.69%) hybris
7 8 (1.69%) RedGate
8 6 (1.27%) Reuters
8 6 (1.27%) VMware
9 5 (1.06%) Remedy
10 4 (0.85%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.64%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.64%) Splunk
11 3 (0.64%) Xamarin