Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 635 738 567
Rank change year-on-year +103 -171 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 527 478 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.30% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 457 409 676
England median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,300 £40,600 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,050 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +9.09%

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 142,193 161,257 169,844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 95.98% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 115,182 130,777 142,992
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +56 281 £70,000 +3.70% 20
South East +39 83 £55,000 -4.35% 7
North of England +63 72 £47,000 -1.05% 10
East of England +54 43 £51,250 -10.87% 9
North West +37 37 £46,000 +2.22% 5
Yorkshire +65 35 £47,000 -14.55% 5
South West +21 23 £35,608 -28.78% 1
Midlands +13 23 £58,750 +23.68% 4
West Midlands +4 14 £52,000 +12.74% 3
East Midlands +18 9 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Applications Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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.

1 177 (33.59%) Finance
2 158 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (24.10%) Project Management
4 97 (18.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 96 (18.22%) ITIL
6 82 (15.56%) Service Delivery
7 76 (14.42%) Microsoft
8 72 (13.66%) CRM
9 69 (13.09%) PRINCE2
9 69 (13.09%) Mobile App
10 58 (11.01%) Change Management
11 56 (10.63%) .NET
11 56 (10.63%) Oracle
12 52 (9.87%) Marketing
13 50 (9.49%) Windows
14 48 (9.11%) SQL
15 41 (7.78%) SDLC
16 40 (7.59%) Waterfall
17 39 (7.40%) Line Management
18 38 (7.21%) Problem Management
19 37 (7.02%) Retail
20 36 (6.83%) Banking
20 36 (6.83%) SAP
21 34 (6.45%) SLA
21 34 (6.45%) JIRA
22 32 (6.07%) Service Management
22 32 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
23 31 (5.88%) Coaching
23 31 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
24 29 (5.50%) Office 365

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 16 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.90%) Confluence
4 4 (0.76%) Apache
4 4 (0.76%) Drupal
4 4 (0.76%) MQSeries
5 3 (0.57%) Documentum
6 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.19%) CMS
7 1 (0.19%) IIS
7 1 (0.19%) JBoss
7 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.19%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.85%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (5.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.52%) Siebel CRM
5 6 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.76%) Salerio
7 3 (0.57%) ResourceLink
7 3 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.57%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.19%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.50%) Office 365
2 24 (4.55%) SaaS
3 16 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.76%) Slack
6 3 (0.57%) GitHub
6 3 (0.57%) Trello
7 2 (0.38%) Apigee
7 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.38%) FinancialForce
7 2 (0.38%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.38%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Apple Pay
8 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.19%) Datadog
8 1 (0.19%) G Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Google Play
8 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.14%) Internet
2 4 (0.76%) DNS
2 4 (0.76%) SMS
2 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.57%) Intranet
3 3 (0.57%) WAN
4 2 (0.38%) DHCP
4 2 (0.38%) DMZ
4 2 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.38%) Firewall
4 2 (0.38%) HTTP
4 2 (0.38%) LAN
4 2 (0.38%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.38%) SSH
4 2 (0.38%) SSL
4 2 (0.38%) VPN
4 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.19%) MPLS
5 1 (0.19%) Network Security
5 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (1.33%) EDMS
3 7 (1.33%) MySQL
4 6 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.95%) Electronic Patient Records
5 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.95%) QlikView
6 4 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.57%) Power BI
8 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.19%) Big Data
9 1 (0.19%) QGIS
9 1 (0.19%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.19%) Redis
9 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (6.45%) JIRA
2 12 (2.28%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.76%) Hudson
4 4 (0.76%) Maven
4 4 (0.76%) MSBuild
4 4 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.76%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.19%) Airbrake
6 1 (0.19%) Capybara
6 1 (0.19%) MSI
6 1 (0.19%) ProC
6 1 (0.19%) PVCS
6 1 (0.19%) RSpec
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 177 (33.59%) Finance
2 52 (9.87%) Marketing
3 37 (7.02%) Retail
4 36 (6.83%) Banking
5 17 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.28%) Advertising
7 10 (1.90%) Legal
7 10 (1.90%) Private Banking
8 8 (1.52%) Back Office
9 6 (1.14%) Games
9 6 (1.14%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.14%) Law
9 6 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.76%) Billing
10 4 (0.76%) Front Office
11 3 (0.57%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.38%) Cantonese Language
12 2 (0.38%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.38%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.63%) .NET
2 12 (2.28%) CSS
3 11 (2.09%) AngularJS
3 11 (2.09%) Web Services
4 10 (1.90%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.90%) HTML
4 10 (1.90%) Middleware
4 10 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (1.14%) React
6 5 (0.95%) XML
7 4 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.76%) Node.js
7 4 (0.76%) REST
7 4 (0.76%) SGML
7 4 (0.76%) SOAP
7 4 (0.76%) WPF
8 3 (0.57%) EDI
8 3 (0.57%) JSON
8 3 (0.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.09%) Mobile App
2 32 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.31%) User Experience
4 25 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.47%) NHS
7 7 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (1.33%) PMI
8 6 (1.14%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.14%) Fintech
8 6 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (0.95%) Derivative
10 4 (0.76%) FMCG
10 4 (0.76%) Online Games
10 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.57%) CMDB
11 3 (0.57%) Equities
11 3 (0.57%) iPad
11 3 (0.57%) Reinsurance
12 2 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.49%) Windows
2 26 (4.93%) Android
2 26 (4.93%) Apple iOS
3 17 (3.23%) Linux
4 16 (3.04%) Unix
5 8 (1.52%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.14%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.57%) CentOS
7 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.19%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (24.10%) Project Management
3 97 (18.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (18.22%) ITIL
5 82 (15.56%) Service Delivery
6 72 (13.66%) CRM
7 69 (13.09%) PRINCE2
8 58 (11.01%) Change Management
9 41 (7.78%) SDLC
10 40 (7.59%) Waterfall
11 39 (7.40%) Line Management
12 38 (7.21%) Problem Management
13 32 (6.07%) Service Management
14 31 (5.88%) Coaching
14 31 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (4.74%) ERP
15 25 (4.74%) Software Engineering
16 23 (4.36%) DevOps
17 22 (4.17%) Performance Management
17 22 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.11%) SQL
2 27 (5.12%) C#
2 27 (5.12%) Java
3 16 (3.04%) C++
3 16 (3.04%) JavaScript
4 15 (2.85%) C
5 12 (2.28%) Python
6 9 (1.71%) PHP
7 8 (1.52%) ABAP
8 5 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.76%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.76%) Perl
10 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.38%) C-shell
11 2 (0.38%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.38%) VB
12 1 (0.19%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.19%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.19%) Magik
Qualifications
1 27 (5.12%) Degree
2 21 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (2.85%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.09%) CISSP
5 11 (2.09%) PMP
6 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.95%) MCSE
7 5 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.45%) SLA
2 15 (2.85%) QA
3 7 (1.33%) PMO
4 5 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.57%) GDPR
6 2 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.95%) XenApp
3 2 (0.38%) Docker
3 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.95%) SCCM
2 4 (0.76%) logstash
2 4 (0.76%) Nagios
3 3 (0.57%) Ansible
3 3 (0.57%) Xymon
3 3 (0.57%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.19%) Control-M
5 1 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 76 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.63%) Oracle
3 36 (6.83%) SAP
4 18 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (3.23%) VMware
6 14 (2.66%) Citrix
6 14 (2.66%) IBM
7 8 (1.52%) Ivanti
7 8 (1.52%) Siebel
8 5 (0.95%) Cisco
8 5 (0.95%) MEDITECH
8 5 (0.95%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.95%) Sybase
9 4 (0.76%) Ariba
9 4 (0.76%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.57%) Google
10 3 (0.57%) hybris
10 3 (0.57%) Northgate
10 3 (0.57%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.57%) Remedy