The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank - 121 115
Permanent jobs citing MBA 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.26% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.06% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
MBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
430 471 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.59% 24.30% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 322 342 335
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MBA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the Cheshire region.

MBA Salary Trend in Cheshire

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing MBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MBA.

1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) COBIT
3 4 (66.67%) Database Security
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Security Management
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) CISA
3 4 (66.67%) CISM
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (66.67%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Market Research
5 1 (16.67%) Social Media
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Psychology
5 1 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Development
5 1 (16.67%) WFM
5 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) IVR

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing MBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Radian6
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) CTI
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Information Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Information Risk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) IVR
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Psychology
3 1 (16.67%) Life Science
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Database Security
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Market Research
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) CISA
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) Genesys
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant