The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 190 195 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 52 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.82% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 35
Average salary £47,500 £45,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.82% -16.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £34,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,875 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Business Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6449 6802 7144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.29% 95.13% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5191 5540 6007
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
(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
Manchester -6 33 £43,500 -11.22% 5
Cheshire +2 7 £55,000 +61.76% 5
Merseyside - 7 £66,250 -
Cumbria - 1 £55,000 - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (41.56%) Finance
2 21 (27.27%) Business Development
3 19 (24.68%) Marketing
4 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
4 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.58%) Retail
5 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.99%) Project Management
7 9 (11.69%) Internet
7 9 (11.69%) Change Management
8 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.39%) CRM
8 8 (10.39%) ISEB
8 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.39%) Degree
9 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.79%) SAP
10 6 (7.79%) ISO 9001
10 6 (7.79%) NHS
10 6 (7.79%) Six Sigma
10 6 (7.79%) ISO 14001
10 6 (7.79%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
10 6 (7.79%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (7.79%) Lean Six Sigma
10 6 (7.79%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) CMS
1 1 (1.30%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Maximo
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Internet
2 3 (3.90%) Wireless
3 1 (1.30%) VPLS
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) MySQL
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 19 (24.68%) Marketing
3 12 (15.58%) Retail
3 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Local Government
6 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Front Office
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) NHS
2 5 (6.49%) User Experience
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) Business Development
2 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 10 (12.99%) Project Management
5 9 (11.69%) Change Management
6 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.39%) CRM
7 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.79%) Performance Improvement
8 6 (7.79%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.79%) Line Management
8 6 (7.79%) People Management
8 6 (7.79%) Six Sigma
8 6 (7.79%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.79%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.79%) Lean Six Sigma
8 6 (7.79%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) ISEB
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) PMP
2 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO 9001
1 6 (7.79%) ISO 14001
1 6 (7.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) SAP
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Cisco
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
4 1 (1.30%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.30%) Mitel
4 1 (1.30%) Lagan
4 1 (1.30%) Northgate
4 1 (1.30%) Civica
4 1 (1.30%) Orchard
4 1 (1.30%) FrontRange
4 1 (1.30%) Oneserve
4 1 (1.30%) Avaya
4 1 (1.30%) Sage
4 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.30%) Cognos
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + excellent benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Dunnhumby
Posted: 8 days ago
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Posted: 27 days ago