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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 207 199 228
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 53 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.66% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.71% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 36 33
Average salary £47,750 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.41% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,227 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +8.24%
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
6990 6379 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.66% 93.92% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5772 5486 6099
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +5 29 £47,500 +21.79% 4
Cheshire -29 12 £54,000 -10.00% 3
Lancashire +6 4 £60,000 - 1
Merseyside +8 2 £50,000 -44.44%
Cumbria - 2 £55,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 39 (43.33%) Finance
2 24 (26.67%) Business Development
3 19 (21.11%) Degree
4 18 (20.00%) SAP
5 15 (16.67%) SAP BW
6 14 (15.56%) Project Management
6 14 (15.56%) Business Objects
7 13 (14.44%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (14.44%) SAP CO
7 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.44%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (14.44%) SAP FI
8 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 9 (10.00%) Marketing
12 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (7.78%) VMware
12 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
13 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
13 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (6.67%) SQL
13 6 (6.67%) Change Management
13 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (6.67%) Telemarketing
14 5 (5.56%) Business Continuity
14 5 (5.56%) Banking
14 5 (5.56%) Retail
14 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Project
2 3 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (14.44%) SAP FI
1 13 (14.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 13 (14.44%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.22%) SAP QM
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
1 3 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SSL
1 3 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.22%) TETRA
2 2 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (1.11%) WAN
3 1 (1.11%) Intranet
3 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 13 (14.44%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.22%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 39 (43.33%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.11%) Social Media
3 1 (1.11%) User Experience
3 1 (1.11%) PMI
3 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) Business Development
2 14 (15.56%) Project Management
3 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.67%) Change Management
8 6 (6.67%) Telemarketing
9 5 (5.56%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.44%) ITIL
10 4 (4.44%) CRM
10 4 (4.44%) ERP
10 4 (4.44%) B2B
10 4 (4.44%) Data Management
10 4 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.33%) Release Management
11 3 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) ABAP
3 1 (1.11%) PowerHouse
3 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.22%) PMP
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) BS25999
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) SAP
2 14 (15.56%) Business Objects
3 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.78%) VMware
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco
5 5 (5.56%) NetApp
6 4 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (2.22%) EMC
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle
7 2 (2.22%) Siebel
7 2 (2.22%) CommVault
7 2 (2.22%) Teradata
7 2 (2.22%) Kalido
7 2 (2.22%) WatchGuard
7 2 (2.22%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.22%) Tableau
8 1 (1.11%) Orchard
8 1 (1.11%) Mitel
8 1 (1.11%) McAfee
8 1 (1.11%) Citrix
Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car, ote uncapped
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Crewe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus +£4600 Cash/Car
Posted: 22 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 25 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago