Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 488 518
Rank change year-on-year -79 +30 -68
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 282 388 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.51% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 244 366 397
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +1.63%
10th Percentile £45,712 £46,875 £46,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £93,500 £87,500
England 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 London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Manager in London

Applications Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London +48 80 £71,750 +15.26% 1
West London -8 7 £67,500 +8.00% 3
North London +8 4 £62,500 +25.00%
South London -1 4 £55,000 +10.00%
East London 0 3 £56,750 -16.54%
Applications Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 115 (40.78%) Finance
2 92 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (28.01%) ITIL
4 68 (24.11%) Project Management
5 55 (19.50%) SQL
6 50 (17.73%) CRM
7 46 (16.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (14.18%) SQL Server
9 38 (13.48%) Service Delivery
10 37 (13.12%) Microsoft
10 37 (13.12%) Retail
11 36 (12.77%) Banking
12 35 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (11.70%) Windows
14 28 (9.93%) SLA
14 28 (9.93%) Change Management
14 28 (9.93%) Data Protection
15 27 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (9.57%) .NET
15 27 (9.57%) C#
15 27 (9.57%) Java
16 26 (9.22%) Microsoft Office
16 26 (9.22%) Linux
16 26 (9.22%) Windows Server
17 25 (8.87%) PRINCE2
17 25 (8.87%) T-SQL
17 25 (8.87%) CISM
18 24 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
19 23 (8.16%) CISSP
19 23 (8.16%) SharePoint

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.67%) IIS
3 8 (2.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.06%) Apache
4 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.71%) CMS
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.35%) Moodle
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (9.22%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (5.32%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (3.90%) Unit4 Business World
4 10 (3.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (1.06%) assyst
5 3 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.35%) Eikon
7 1 (0.35%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.35%) Social Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.09%) SaaS
3 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.96%) Office 365
4 3 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.71%) GitHub
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.96%) Firewall
3 7 (2.48%) Internet
4 5 (1.77%) CHAP
4 5 (1.77%) Network Security
5 3 (1.06%) Intranet
5 3 (1.06%) LDAP
5 3 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.42%) MySQL
2 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (4.26%) JIRA
2 11 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (3.90%) TeamCity
3 8 (2.84%) MSBuild
4 7 (2.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.06%) AppScan
5 3 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 115 (40.78%) Finance
2 37 (13.12%) Retail
3 36 (12.77%) Banking
4 12 (4.26%) Portuguese Language
4 12 (4.26%) Spanish Language
5 9 (3.19%) Back Office
6 8 (2.84%) Front Office
6 8 (2.84%) Private Banking
7 7 (2.48%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.13%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.13%) Law
8 6 (2.13%) Legal
8 6 (2.13%) Marketing
9 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.57%) .NET
2 8 (2.84%) HTML
2 8 (2.84%) MSMQ
2 8 (2.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (2.13%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.13%) CSS
4 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.06%) J2EE
4 3 (1.06%) JSP
4 3 (1.06%) OAuth
4 3 (1.06%) OAuth2
4 3 (1.06%) SAML
4 3 (1.06%) XML
4 3 (1.06%) XSL
5 2 (0.71%) CSS3
5 2 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.71%) HTML5
5 2 (0.71%) jQuery
5 2 (0.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.71%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
1 22 (7.80%) Mobile App
2 15 (5.32%) Hedge funds
3 13 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.61%) Data Protection Act
4 12 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.55%) User Experience
6 8 (2.84%) Online Banking
7 7 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.13%) iPad
8 6 (2.13%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.77%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.77%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.42%) Equities
11 3 (1.06%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.06%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.06%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.70%) Windows
2 26 (9.22%) Linux
2 26 (9.22%) Windows Server
3 20 (7.09%) Apple iOS
3 20 (7.09%) Mac OS X
4 10 (3.55%) Unix
5 9 (3.19%) Android
6 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (28.01%) ITIL
3 68 (24.11%) Project Management
4 50 (17.73%) CRM
5 46 (16.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (13.48%) Service Delivery
7 35 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (9.93%) Change Management
8 28 (9.93%) Data Protection
9 25 (8.87%) PRINCE2
10 22 (7.80%) E-Commerce
11 21 (7.45%) Scrum
12 19 (6.74%) IT Strategy
13 18 (6.38%) Service Management
14 17 (6.03%) Line Management
15 16 (5.67%) ERP
15 16 (5.67%) Information Security
15 16 (5.67%) Penetration Testing
15 16 (5.67%) People Management
15 16 (5.67%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (19.50%) SQL
2 27 (9.57%) C#
2 27 (9.57%) Java
3 25 (8.87%) T-SQL
4 16 (5.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.26%) PHP
6 11 (3.90%) C++
6 11 (3.90%) PowerShell
6 11 (3.90%) VB
7 5 (1.77%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.06%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.06%) X++
9 2 (0.71%) Python
10 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.35%) C
10 1 (0.35%) Ruby
10 1 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (8.87%) CISM
2 23 (8.16%) CISSP
3 21 (7.45%) Degree
4 10 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.84%) CRISC
5 8 (2.84%) SANS
6 5 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CISA
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.93%) SLA
2 16 (5.67%) QA
3 13 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 12 (4.26%) COBIT
5 10 (3.55%) GDPR
6 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.71%) MiFID
7 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.35%) PMO
7 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (3.19%) Control-M
2 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (13.12%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.38%) Apple
3 15 (5.32%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (4.61%) Charles River
4 13 (4.61%) SimCorp
5 11 (3.90%) Bloomberg
6 10 (3.55%) Google
6 10 (3.55%) Oracle
7 8 (2.84%) RedGate
7 8 (2.84%) Reuters
8 7 (2.48%) hybris
9 5 (1.77%) SAP
10 4 (1.42%) Citrix
10 4 (1.42%) Remedy
10 4 (1.42%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.42%) VMware
11 3 (1.06%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.06%) IBM
11 3 (1.06%) Splunk
11 3 (1.06%) Xamarin