The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 380 351 372
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 668 713 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.73% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 537 580 557
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Business Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in England

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in England

Business Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 312 £62,500 -3.84% 47
South East -36 103 £58,750 +11.90% 19
Yorkshire +29 60 £45,000 -5.26% 5
East of England +3 57 £50,000 -4.76% 9
North West -15 40 £47,500 -1.55% 7
South West +7 36 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East Midlands +41 31 £53,458 +6.91% 9
West Midlands -48 23 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Midlands -13 5 - -
North East -15 2 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Business Manager in their job title 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 with Business Manager in their job title.

1 496 (35.10%) Finance
2 376 (26.61%) Business Development
3 337 (23.85%) Project Management
4 300 (21.23%) Business Analysis
5 196 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
6 172 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 170 (12.03%) PRINCE2
8 168 (11.89%) Marketing
9 161 (11.39%) Degree
10 160 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 140 (9.91%) CRM
12 136 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
13 126 (8.92%) Change Management
14 123 (8.70%) Retail
15 114 (8.07%) Microsoft
16 113 (8.00%) Telecoms
17 99 (7.01%) SQL
18 93 (6.58%) ITIL
19 87 (6.16%) MS Excel
20 84 (5.94%) Line Management
20 84 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
21 79 (5.59%) Banking
22 75 (5.31%) ERP
22 75 (5.31%) SAP
23 73 (5.17%) Management Information System
24 67 (4.74%) Service Delivery
24 67 (4.74%) Data Management
25 64 (4.53%) Risk Management
26 63 (4.46%) Manufacturing
26 63 (4.46%) Oracle

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Business Manager in their job title 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 with Business Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.84%) SAS
3 7 (0.50%) CMS
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (0.21%) TeamSite
4 3 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.14%) Lync
5 2 (0.14%) IIS
5 2 (0.14%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.071%) Drupal
6 1 (0.071%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.071%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.071%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.071%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 87 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 58 (4.10%) MS Project
3 39 (2.76%) MS Office
4 23 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.27%) SPSS
6 17 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) FastStats
9 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.64%) SAP CO
4 9 (0.64%) SAP FI
4 9 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.57%) Changepoint
6 7 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
7 6 (0.42%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.28%) Magento
9 3 (0.21%) SalesLogix
9 3 (0.21%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.14%) SAP WM
10 2 (0.14%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.55%) SaaS
2 13 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.64%) IaaS
4 9 (0.64%) PaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Force.com
6 2 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.84%) Internet
2 14 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (0.71%) WAN
4 9 (0.64%) Intranet
4 9 (0.64%) MPLS
4 9 (0.64%) Network Security
5 8 (0.57%) Ethernet
5 8 (0.57%) VoIP
6 7 (0.50%) LAN
6 7 (0.50%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.42%) VPN
7 6 (0.42%) Wireless
8 5 (0.35%) Frame Relay
8 5 (0.35%) ATM
9 4 (0.28%) PBX
10 3 (0.21%) Firewall
10 3 (0.21%) 3G
10 3 (0.21%) VPLS
11 2 (0.14%) 4G
11 2 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 34 (2.41%) Big Data
4 32 (2.26%) QlikView
5 26 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (1.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 19 (1.34%) Hadoop
10 18 (1.27%) MongoDB
11 17 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.06%) Relational Database
13 12 (0.85%) OLAP
14 10 (0.71%) SAP BW
15 9 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.64%) Oracle Database
16 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
18 6 (0.42%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 7 (0.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.071%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.071%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.071%) Toad
General
1 496 (35.10%) Finance
2 168 (11.89%) Marketing
3 123 (8.70%) Retail
4 113 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 79 (5.59%) Banking
6 63 (4.46%) Manufacturing
7 39 (2.76%) Legal
8 30 (2.12%) Law
9 26 (1.84%) Advertising
10 25 (1.77%) Back Office
11 24 (1.70%) Automotive
11 24 (1.70%) Games
12 23 (1.63%) Billing
13 17 (1.20%) Investment Banking
13 17 (1.20%) Front Office
14 15 (1.06%) Local Government
15 14 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.92%) Publishing
17 11 (0.78%) General Ledger
18 10 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.42%) .NET
2 10 (0.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (0.71%) HTML
3 9 (0.64%) Apache Flex
4 6 (0.42%) XML
4 6 (0.42%) EDI
5 4 (0.28%) Middleware
6 2 (0.14%) CSS
6 2 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.071%) Velocity
7 1 (0.071%) HTML5
7 1 (0.071%) CSS3
7 1 (0.071%) SOAP
7 1 (0.071%) Web Services
7 1 (0.071%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.071%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 136 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 31 (2.19%) FMCG
4 25 (1.77%) NHS
4 25 (1.77%) Social Media
5 20 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.34%) PMI
7 17 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (1.13%) Tandem
8 16 (1.13%) Derivative
9 13 (0.92%) User Experience
10 12 (0.85%) Credit Risk
11 10 (0.71%) EPoS
12 9 (0.64%) Fixed Income
12 9 (0.64%) Kindle
13 8 (0.57%) EFT
13 8 (0.57%) DTV
14 7 (0.50%) Equities
14 7 (0.50%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.42%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 33 (2.34%) Windows
2 13 (0.92%) Linux
3 7 (0.50%) Windows XP
3 7 (0.50%) UNIX
4 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.071%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (26.61%) Business Development
2 337 (23.85%) Project Management
3 300 (21.23%) Business Analysis
4 196 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
5 172 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 170 (12.03%) PRINCE2
7 160 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
8 140 (9.91%) CRM
9 126 (8.92%) Change Management
10 93 (6.58%) ITIL
11 84 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 84 (5.94%) Line Management
12 75 (5.31%) ERP
13 67 (4.74%) Service Delivery
13 67 (4.74%) Data Management
14 64 (4.53%) Risk Management
15 62 (4.39%) E-Commerce
16 61 (4.32%) B2B
17 57 (4.03%) People Management
18 56 (3.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 99 (7.01%) SQL
2 41 (2.90%) C
3 18 (1.27%) T-SQL
3 18 (1.27%) R
4 7 (0.50%) Java
4 7 (0.50%) VBA
5 5 (0.35%) Ruby
5 5 (0.35%) C#
6 4 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.21%) ABAP
8 2 (0.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.14%) Python
8 2 (0.14%) VB
9 1 (0.071%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.071%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.071%) PHP
9 1 (0.071%) Progress 4GL
9 1 (0.071%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 161 (11.39%) Degree
2 47 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 38 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 37 (2.62%) PMP
5 30 (2.12%) ISEB
6 25 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 21 (1.49%) VCP4
8 18 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 12 (0.85%) Security Cleared
11 6 (0.42%) MBA
12 5 (0.35%) APMG
13 4 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.28%) CIPD
14 3 (0.21%) SC Cleared
14 3 (0.21%) AAT
14 3 (0.21%) CBAP
15 2 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 2 (0.14%) ACCA
16 1 (0.071%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (1.70%) SLA
2 20 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 18 (1.27%) QA
4 12 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.42%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.28%) Basel II
6 4 (0.28%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.28%) EMIR
6 4 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.21%) TickIT
8 2 (0.14%) COBIT
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) Basel III
9 1 (0.071%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.071%) COREP
9 1 (0.071%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.071%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.14%) SCOM
2 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.14%) Control-M
2 2 (0.14%) WSUS
3 1 (0.071%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 114 (8.07%) Microsoft
2 75 (5.31%) SAP
3 63 (4.46%) Oracle
4 55 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (2.90%) Business Objects
6 31 (2.19%) Cognos
7 23 (1.63%) Informatica
8 19 (1.34%) Ab Initio
9 17 (1.20%) VMware
10 15 (1.06%) Mitel
11 11 (0.78%) Tableau
11 11 (0.78%) Cisco
11 11 (0.78%) HP
12 10 (0.71%) Siebel
12 10 (0.71%) Sage
13 8 (0.57%) Autodesk
14 7 (0.50%) BT
14 7 (0.50%) Yardi
14 7 (0.50%) IBM
15 6 (0.42%) Murex
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + commission
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
The SmartList
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 80K OTE uncapped
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Resource Management
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Networking People
Salary: 28.5 days, car. OTE, KPI
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Networking People
Salary: 28.5 hols, car, OTE, KPI
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 28.5 days hol, Car, OTE, KPI
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Platform People
Salary: £70k + 30% Bonus + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: 60-80k
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + On application
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