The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 68 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.67% 0.89% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.93% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.15%
Business Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
697 539 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.18% 96.25% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 580 465 574
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in Somerset

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) ERP
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (44.44%) assyst
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) assyst
2 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (11.11%) Agresso
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITSM
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP