The table below looks at the statistics for MBA in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 151 169 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing MBA 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.052% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £64,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
MBA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
767 888 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.16% 23.11% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 489 580 505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MBA Salary Trend in Scotland

MBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Edinburgh +14 4 £55,000 -26.66%
MBA
UK

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WLAN
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) CISA
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Benchmarking
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (85.71%) Cryptography
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) COBIT
1 6 (85.71%) SCADA
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Information Assurance
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Payment

MBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WLAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Information Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Security Manager
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
1 6 (85.71%) Cryptography
1 6 (85.71%) SCADA
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile Payment
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Benchmarking
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) Information Assurance
1 6 (85.71%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
1 6 (85.71%) CISA
1 6 (85.71%) CISM
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (85.71%) COBIT
1 6 (85.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cognizant