The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 158 169 160
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 24 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.27% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 20
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
Business Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3849 3710 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.92% 94.57% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 3240 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Oldham - 1 £48,000 -
Business Manager
North West

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 32 (52.46%) Finance
2 21 (34.43%) Degree
3 15 (24.59%) SAP
4 14 (22.95%) Business Objects
4 14 (22.95%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (22.95%) SAP BW
4 14 (22.95%) SAP FI
4 14 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 14 (22.95%) SAP CO
4 14 (22.95%) Business Development
5 10 (16.39%) Marketing
6 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
7 8 (13.11%) Project Management
7 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
8 7 (11.48%) ERP
8 7 (11.48%) Project Planning
9 6 (9.84%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (9.84%) CRM
9 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (8.20%) MS Office
10 5 (8.20%) Change Control
10 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (22.95%) SAP FI
1 14 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO
1 14 (22.95%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) SSL
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (22.95%) SAP BW
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.56%) QlikView
General
1 32 (52.46%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Social Media
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Business Development
2 8 (13.11%) Project Management
2 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
3 7 (11.48%) ERP
3 7 (11.48%) Project Planning
4 6 (9.84%) CRM
4 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.84%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (8.20%) Change Control
6 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.92%) Operations Management
7 3 (4.92%) SWOT Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Release Management
7 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.92%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) SQL
1 2 (3.28%) ABAP
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
1 1 (1.64%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) SAP
2 14 (22.95%) Business Objects
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) NetApp
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) CommVault
5 2 (3.28%) EMC
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) HP
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