Period
to 15 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 June 2019.

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
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 645 681 691
Rank change year-on-year +36 +10 -94
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 472 506 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 366 444 434
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +0.84% +3.48%
10th Percentile £40,000 £43,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

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 127,585 154,799 155,903
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.37% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 102,299 126,801 129,478
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 15 June 2019.

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 15 June 2019. 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 +71 288 £65,000 -3.70% 17
South East +55 92 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Midlands +33 32 £62,500 +25.00% 6
North of England +20 30 £50,000 -4.76% 6
East of England +56 25 £55,500 +0.91% 3
North West +29 20 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East Midlands +36 17 £62,500 +25.00%
West Midlands +20 14 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Yorkshire +1 9 £54,000 +2.86% 3
South West +12 5 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North East - 1 £48,750 - 1
Applications Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, Applications Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 208 (44.07%) Finance
2 148 (31.36%) Project Management
3 135 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (24.15%) SQL
5 107 (22.67%) ITIL
6 87 (18.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 79 (16.74%) Microsoft
8 77 (16.31%) CRM
9 67 (14.19%) Oracle
10 66 (13.98%) SQL Server
11 60 (12.71%) Change Management
12 58 (12.29%) PRINCE2
13 55 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
14 52 (11.02%) Degree
15 51 (10.81%) Windows
16 50 (10.59%) Linux
17 47 (9.96%) Service Delivery
18 46 (9.75%) Salesforce.com
19 42 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
20 40 (8.47%) Banking
21 38 (8.05%) Scrum
22 36 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
22 36 (7.63%) Line Management
22 36 (7.63%) Marketing
23 35 (7.42%) Coaching
23 35 (7.42%) Service Management
23 35 (7.42%) Java
24 34 (7.20%) Unix
24 34 (7.20%) Mentoring
24 34 (7.20%) SDLC

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 33 (6.99%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 14 (2.97%) Apache
4 7 (1.48%) IIS
5 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.64%) Documentum
6 3 (0.64%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.42%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.21%) Confluence
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.21%) JBoss
8 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.21%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 18 (3.81%) Dynamics GP
2 16 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (1.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 7 (1.48%) Carpe Diem
6 4 (0.85%) OPENHousing
7 3 (0.64%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.42%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.42%) Maximo
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.42%) SDL Web 8
8 2 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.21%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.87%) Office 365
3 22 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (4.45%) Power Platform
5 16 (3.39%) SaaS
6 15 (3.18%) PowerApps
7 10 (2.12%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.06%) PaaS
8 5 (1.06%) Serverless
9 3 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.64%) Google Play
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.42%) Apigee
10 2 (0.42%) FinancialForce
11 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.81%) Internet
2 10 (2.12%) SSL
3 7 (1.48%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.27%) Intranet
5 3 (0.64%) Broadband
5 3 (0.64%) DMZ
5 3 (0.64%) DNS
5 3 (0.64%) Firewall
5 3 (0.64%) Skype
5 3 (0.64%) SSH
5 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.64%) VPN
6 1 (0.21%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.21%) NAS
6 1 (0.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.33%) MySQL
5 11 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.27%) Power BI
8 4 (0.85%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.42%) GIS
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (0.42%) QGIS
10 2 (0.42%) QlikView
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (6.78%) JIRA
2 9 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.48%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.42%) MSI
4 2 (0.42%) Subversion
5 1 (0.21%) Ant
5 1 (0.21%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.21%) JUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.21%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 208 (44.07%) Finance
2 40 (8.47%) Banking
3 36 (7.63%) Marketing
4 23 (4.87%) Retail
5 20 (4.24%) Law
6 19 (4.03%) Legal
7 15 (3.18%) Front Office
8 12 (2.54%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.33%) Local Government
10 10 (2.12%) Advertising
11 7 (1.48%) Billing
11 7 (1.48%) French Language
12 5 (1.06%) Back Office
13 4 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.64%) Cantonese Language
14 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.64%) Japanese Language
14 3 (0.64%) Korean Language
14 3 (0.64%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.99%) .NET
2 16 (3.39%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (1.91%) HTML
4 6 (1.27%) CSS
4 6 (1.27%) Web Services
5 5 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.64%) JSON
6 3 (0.64%) REST
6 3 (0.64%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (0.42%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.42%) SOAP
7 2 (0.42%) XML
8 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.21%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.21%) EDI
8 1 (0.21%) LAMP
8 1 (0.21%) OLE
8 1 (0.21%) Spring
8 1 (0.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.72%) Mobile App
3 25 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.66%) User Experience
5 16 (3.39%) FMCG
5 16 (3.39%) iSeries
6 12 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.54%) Equities
7 9 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.91%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.48%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.85%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.85%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.64%) PMI
13 2 (0.42%) CCTV
13 2 (0.42%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.81%) Windows
2 50 (10.59%) Linux
3 34 (7.20%) Unix
4 20 (4.24%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.75%) Android
5 13 (2.75%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.12%) FreeBSD
7 5 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (31.36%) Project Management
2 135 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (22.67%) ITIL
4 87 (18.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (16.31%) CRM
6 60 (12.71%) Change Management
7 58 (12.29%) PRINCE2
8 55 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
9 47 (9.96%) Service Delivery
10 38 (8.05%) Scrum
11 36 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 36 (7.63%) Line Management
12 35 (7.42%) Coaching
12 35 (7.42%) Service Management
13 34 (7.20%) Mentoring
13 34 (7.20%) SDLC
14 33 (6.99%) Waterfall
15 32 (6.78%) Document Management
16 30 (6.36%) Software Engineering
17 29 (6.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (24.15%) SQL
2 35 (7.42%) Java
3 24 (5.08%) C#
4 17 (3.60%) T-SQL
5 16 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.18%) Python
7 14 (2.97%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.54%) PHP
9 8 (1.69%) C
9 8 (1.69%) VBA
10 4 (0.85%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.64%) C++
11 3 (0.64%) C-shell
11 3 (0.64%) Kotlin
11 3 (0.64%) Perl
12 2 (0.42%) Magik
12 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.42%) Ruby
12 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (11.02%) Degree
2 19 (4.03%) HND
3 14 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.91%) PMP
6 7 (1.48%) DBS Check
7 6 (1.27%) MCSE
7 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.42%) ACCA
10 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.21%) HNC
11 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.08%) SLA
2 16 (3.39%) GDPR
3 12 (2.54%) QA
4 7 (1.48%) PMO
5 5 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.42%) COBIT
9 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) AppDNA
1 2 (0.42%) SCCM
1 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.21%) AppManager
2 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 79 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 67 (14.19%) Oracle
3 46 (9.75%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (4.45%) iManage
5 20 (4.24%) Citrix
6 18 (3.81%) IBM
6 18 (3.81%) Ivanti
6 18 (3.81%) SAP
7 17 (3.60%) Informatica
8 16 (3.39%) AppDynamics
9 10 (2.12%) Google
10 9 (1.91%) Aderant
11 8 (1.69%) Xero
12 6 (1.27%) Fujitsu
12 6 (1.27%) Kofax
12 6 (1.27%) Micro Focus
12 6 (1.27%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.27%) Workday
13 4 (0.85%) Remedy
13 4 (0.85%) Tableau