The median annual salary for a Applications Manager was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Application Manager
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 161 167
Rank change year-on-year -39 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 2 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.051% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.58% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 24
Median salary £63,750 £72,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.06% +51.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £46,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £74,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,750
% change year-on-year - -4.10%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in Manchester

Applications Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Applications Manager in Manchester

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Manager in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) G Suite
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Tomcat

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware