The median annual salary for an Applications Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 643 516 552
Rank change year-on-year -127 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Manager 233 485 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 201 417 400
Median salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.12% -2.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in the UK

Applications Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applications Manager in the UK

Applications Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Manager in the UK

Applications Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -128 226 £60,000 - 28
London -88 115 £72,500 +11.53% 16
City of London +27 28 £60,000 -22.58% 7
Yorkshire +15 26 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England -17 26 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +30 24 £55,000 - 4
South East 0 23 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Leeds +27 21 £55,000 +2.32% 2
West Midlands +5 13 £48,750 -
Hertfordshire +2 13 £60,000 -
South West +17 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Bristol -6 11 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £66,250 +32.50% 1
Birmingham +12 9 £47,500 -13.63%
Essex +3 9 £60,000 -4.00%
High Wycombe - 8 £66,250 -
Scotland -8 7 £61,750 +12.27% 1
North West -62 6 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Berkshire +4 5 £62,000 -0.40% 2
East Midlands +2 4 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Glasgow -5 4 - -
Watford -15 4 £60,000 +9.09%
Manchester -41 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +12 3 £45,000 -18.18%
West Sussex +10 3 £46,250 -11.90%
Maidenhead +8 3 £65,000 +25.60%
Derbyshire +10 2 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Warwickshire +9 2 £47,500 -
West End of London +3 2 £72,500 +76.82%
Hemel Hempstead +1 2 £50,000 -23.07%

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 148 (28.30%) Finance
2 133 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (24.67%) Project Management
4 128 (24.47%) ITIL
5 100 (19.12%) PRINCE2
6 90 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (15.30%) Microsoft
7 80 (15.30%) SQL
8 75 (14.34%) .NET
9 68 (13.00%) SDLC
10 58 (11.09%) Windows
11 57 (10.90%) Degree
12 56 (10.71%) SQL Server
12 56 (10.71%) C#
12 56 (10.71%) Change Management
13 55 (10.52%) CRM
14 53 (10.13%) Service Delivery
15 52 (9.94%) Java
16 48 (9.18%) Waterfall
16 48 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (8.03%) ASP.NET
18 40 (7.65%) Mentoring
18 40 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
19 37 (7.07%) ERP
20 36 (6.88%) Mobile App
21 35 (6.69%) Retail
22 34 (6.50%) Scrum
22 34 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
22 34 (6.50%) IT Strategy
23 33 (6.31%) Service Management

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.44%) IIS
3 10 (1.91%) CMS
4 9 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.76%) Apache
6 3 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.57%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.38%) Confluence
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.38%) nginx
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Documentum
8 1 (0.19%) JBoss
8 1 (0.19%) Moodle
8 1 (0.19%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.06%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.57%) Northgate Housing
6 3 (0.57%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.57%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.57%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.57%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.38%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.38%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.54%) SaaS
2 17 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.34%) Office 365
5 6 (1.15%) IaaS
5 6 (1.15%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.76%) PaaS
7 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.57%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.57%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.38%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.38%) Veeva
9 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) G Suite
9 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.40%) Internet
2 13 (2.49%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.15%) Firewall
4 5 (0.96%) Intranet
5 3 (0.57%) Skype
6 1 (0.19%) 4G
6 1 (0.19%) MPLS
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.19%) VoIP
6 1 (0.19%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (1.53%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.15%) MySQL
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.76%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.38%) Riak
9 2 (0.38%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.19%) QlikView
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (3.82%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (1.15%) Selenium
5 5 (0.96%) Appium
5 5 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.96%) JIRA
6 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.57%) Calabash
7 3 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.57%) Gatling
7 3 (0.57%) QARun
7 3 (0.57%) The Grinder
8 2 (0.38%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.38%) Protractor
8 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
General
1 148 (28.30%) Finance
2 35 (6.69%) Retail
3 25 (4.78%) Marketing
4 17 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 16 (3.06%) Banking
5 16 (3.06%) Legal
6 11 (2.10%) Military
6 11 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.53%) Back Office
8 7 (1.34%) Advertising
8 7 (1.34%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.15%) Front Office
10 5 (0.96%) Law
11 4 (0.76%) Games
12 3 (0.57%) Digital Economy
12 3 (0.57%) Electronics
12 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.38%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (14.34%) .NET
2 42 (8.03%) ASP.NET
3 13 (2.49%) CSS
4 12 (2.29%) .NET Framework
4 12 (2.29%) HTML
5 10 (1.91%) XML
6 9 (1.72%) Web Services
7 8 (1.53%) jQuery
8 6 (1.15%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (0.76%) Node.js
10 3 (0.57%) Ajax
10 3 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (0.57%) Entity Framework
10 3 (0.57%) Kendo UI
10 3 (0.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (0.57%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (0.57%) RequireJS
10 3 (0.57%) XSLT
11 1 (0.19%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.88%) Mobile App
3 31 (5.93%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.10%) Reinsurance
6 9 (1.72%) FMCG
6 9 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.53%) PMI
8 7 (1.34%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.15%) NHS
10 5 (0.96%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.76%) User Experience
12 3 (0.57%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.57%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.09%) Windows
2 16 (3.06%) Apple iOS
3 14 (2.68%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.10%) Mac OS X
5 10 (1.91%) Android
6 9 (1.72%) Linux
7 5 (0.96%) Unix
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.57%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.38%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (24.67%) Project Management
3 128 (24.47%) ITIL
4 100 (19.12%) PRINCE2
5 90 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 68 (13.00%) SDLC
7 56 (10.71%) Change Management
8 55 (10.52%) CRM
9 53 (10.13%) Service Delivery
10 48 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 48 (9.18%) Waterfall
11 40 (7.65%) Mentoring
12 37 (7.07%) ERP
13 34 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (6.50%) IT Strategy
13 34 (6.50%) Scrum
14 33 (6.31%) Service Management
15 32 (6.12%) PRINCE
16 31 (5.93%) Coaching
16 31 (5.93%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (15.30%) SQL
2 56 (10.71%) C#
3 52 (9.94%) Java
4 19 (3.63%) VB.NET
5 13 (2.49%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 7 (1.34%) COBOL
8 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.96%) PHP
10 4 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.38%) ABAP
11 2 (0.38%) C
11 2 (0.38%) Perl
11 2 (0.38%) Python
11 2 (0.38%) VB
12 1 (0.19%) Groovy
12 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (10.90%) Degree
2 21 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.10%) CCNA
5 11 (2.10%) CCNP
5 11 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.10%) HND
5 11 (2.10%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.15%) CISM
7 6 (1.15%) CISSP
7 6 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.57%) ISEB
8 3 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.57%) MBA
8 3 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.97%) SLA
2 22 (4.21%) QA
3 8 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (0.96%) PMO
5 5 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.57%) MiFID
8 2 (0.38%) ISO 14000
8 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.96%) Docker
3 3 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.10%) Endace
2 6 (1.15%) Ansible
3 3 (0.57%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.57%) Mesos
4 2 (0.38%) Nagios
4 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 80 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.12%) Oracle
2 32 (6.12%) SAP
3 13 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (2.10%) Riverbed
5 10 (1.91%) Google
6 7 (1.34%) Ariba
7 6 (1.15%) Apple
7 6 (1.15%) HP
7 6 (1.15%) Northgate
8 5 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.76%) hybris
9 4 (0.76%) IBM
9 4 (0.76%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.57%) Adobe
10 3 (0.57%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.57%) Cognos
10 3 (0.57%) SunGard
11 2 (0.38%) Meridio
11 2 (0.38%) Sybase
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I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £550 - £650 per day, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £110,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k-70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 70000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + shares
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + shares
Posted: 7 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
London
ASOS
Salary: £0 - £90,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 23 days ago
Bradford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
East London
Pershing Limited
Salary: Competitive plus company benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £42,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago