The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 205 234 212
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 37 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.22% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.23% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 36
Average salary £52,000 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.64% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £30,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6673 6931 7192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.74% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5396 5932 6340
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Business Manager
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
Manchester +14 23 £60,000 +53.84% 4
Cheshire +3 9 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire +7 4 - - 1
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Business Development
3 26 (27.66%) Degree
4 15 (15.96%) Business Objects
4 15 (15.96%) SAP
5 14 (14.89%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (14.89%) SAP BW
5 14 (14.89%) SAP FI
5 14 (14.89%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (14.89%) SAP CO
6 13 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (13.83%) Marketing
7 12 (12.77%) Project Management
7 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
9 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (9.57%) Project Planning
9 9 (9.57%) ERP
9 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.51%) Change Control
10 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.51%) Strategic Planning
11 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
12 6 (6.38%) Telemarketing
12 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (5.32%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (5.32%) Operations Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Office
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (14.89%) SAP FI
1 14 (14.89%) SAP FI/CO
1 14 (14.89%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) SaaS
1 3 (3.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) SSL
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) BusinessObjects
1 14 (14.89%) SAP BW
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.26%) QlikView
7 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Marketing
3 5 (5.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.06%) Social Media
2 1 (1.06%) PMI
2 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.06%) Statistics
2 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Business Development
2 13 (13.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (12.77%) Project Management
3 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.57%) ERP
4 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.57%) Project Planning
5 8 (8.51%) Change Control
5 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
5 8 (8.51%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.38%) Telemarketing
6 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
7 5 (5.32%) Operations Management
7 5 (5.32%) CRM
7 5 (5.32%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.19%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.19%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) ABAP
2 2 (2.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.13%) IIBA
3 2 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) BS25999
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Business Objects
1 15 (15.96%) SAP
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.19%) NetApp
5 2 (2.13%) HP
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco
5 2 (2.13%) EMC
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) CommVault
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) Dell
6 1 (1.06%) McAfee
6 1 (1.06%) Orchard
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Salary: £40000 per annum + £4k Car +10% bonus +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000pa + £5,000 car allowance + 1st year OTE c.£70k
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 14 days ago