The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 244 239 249
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing MBA 6 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.092% 0.14% 0.069%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.61% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 5
Average salary - £44,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.31%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
MBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1543 1642 1676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.64% 22.98% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1265 1406
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MBA Salary Trend in the North West

MBA
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 MBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Merseyside - 5 - -
Manchester +13 1 - -
MBA
England

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA.

1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Project Management
4 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
6 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
7 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) COBIT
7 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (18.18%) Database Security
7 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 4 (18.18%) CISSP
7 4 (18.18%) NHS
7 4 (18.18%) Financial Institution
7 4 (18.18%) Security Management
7 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 4 (18.18%) CISA
7 4 (18.18%) CISM
7 4 (18.18%) Information Security

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.09%) Radian6
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) CTI
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Integration Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Service Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Service Integration Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Technology Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Information Risk Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Risk Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Planning Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Research Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
3 4 (18.18%) NHS
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) IVR
4 2 (9.09%) Statistics
4 2 (9.09%) Psychology
4 2 (9.09%) Life Science
4 2 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Database Security
4 4 (18.18%) Security Management
4 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
4 4 (18.18%) Information Security
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Operations Research
5 3 (13.64%) Business Development
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) WFM
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (18.18%) CISA
3 4 (18.18%) CISM
3 4 (18.18%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) IIBA
4 1 (4.55%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) COBIT
2 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cognizant
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
2 2 (9.09%) Avaya
2 2 (9.09%) Genesys