The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 260 236 271
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 199 218 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 1.01% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.07% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 130 182 142
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,500 £49,983
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +1.03%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20681 20439 21619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 94.99% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16315 16841 18500
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Business Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Buckinghamshire 0 60 £57,500 - 4
Berkshire -15 45 £60,500 +0.83% 6
Hampshire +26 36 £52,500 - 3
Surrey -23 21 £45,250 -27.60% 4
Oxfordshire +20 10 £42,500 - 2
West Sussex -9 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East Sussex -10 6 £71,250 +50.00%
Middlesex -1 4 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Kent -8 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Sussex +2 3 £62,500 +25.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 110 (31.07%) Finance
2 105 (29.66%) Project Management
3 75 (21.19%) Business Development
4 64 (18.08%) PRINCE2
5 58 (16.38%) Business Analysis
6 45 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (12.15%) CRM
8 40 (11.30%) MS Excel
9 39 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (10.17%) Telecoms
10 36 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (10.17%) Degree
10 36 (10.17%) Marketing
10 36 (10.17%) Microsoft
10 36 (10.17%) Service Delivery
11 29 (8.19%) SQL Server
12 28 (7.91%) SAP
13 25 (7.06%) SQL
13 25 (7.06%) Analytics
14 24 (6.78%) ERP
15 23 (6.50%) Retail
16 22 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (5.65%) Scrum
17 20 (5.65%) E-Commerce
17 20 (5.65%) ITIL
17 20 (5.65%) Change Management
18 19 (5.37%) .NET
18 19 (5.37%) Time Management
19 18 (5.08%) Line Management

Business Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.41%) SAS
2 5 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (11.30%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.08%) MS Project
3 11 (3.11%) MS Office
4 10 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.80%) SAP FI
1 17 (4.80%) SAP FI/CO
1 17 (4.80%) SAP CO
2 12 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.56%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.28%) Agresso
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.80%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (1.13%) Network Security
2 4 (1.13%) Unified Communications
2 4 (1.13%) WAN
2 4 (1.13%) Ethernet
2 4 (1.13%) MPLS
2 4 (1.13%) VPLS
3 2 (0.56%) Wireless
4 1 (0.28%) NFC
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.98%) Data Mart
5 6 (1.69%) QlikView
5 6 (1.69%) SAP BW
5 6 (1.69%) MySQL
6 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.85%) MS Access
8 3 (0.85%) Big Data
9 2 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.28%) OLAP
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.98%) JIRA
General
1 110 (31.07%) Finance
2 36 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 36 (10.17%) Marketing
3 23 (6.50%) Retail
4 18 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.41%) Legal
6 5 (1.41%) Banking
7 4 (1.13%) Advertising
8 3 (0.85%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) French Language
9 2 (0.56%) German Language
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 2 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.28%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.37%) .NET
2 18 (5.08%) HTML
3 15 (4.24%) ASP.NET
4 12 (3.39%) EDI
5 11 (3.11%) Middleware
5 11 (3.11%) Web Services
6 4 (1.13%) BAPI
7 2 (0.56%) CSS
8 1 (0.28%) HTML5
8 1 (0.28%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.11%) EPoS
4 10 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.26%) User Experience
6 7 (1.98%) Social Media
7 6 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.69%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.41%) FMCG
8 5 (1.41%) NHS
8 5 (1.41%) Life Science
9 3 (0.85%) PMI
9 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.28%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.28%) Kindle
10 1 (0.28%) DTV
10 1 (0.28%) CMDB
10 1 (0.28%) Blog
10 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.24%) Windows
2 5 (1.41%) Linux
2 5 (1.41%) UNIX
3 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (29.66%) Project Management
2 75 (21.19%) Business Development
3 64 (18.08%) PRINCE2
4 58 (16.38%) Business Analysis
5 45 (12.71%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (12.15%) CRM
7 39 (11.02%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (10.17%) Service Delivery
8 36 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (7.06%) Analytics
10 24 (6.78%) ERP
11 22 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.65%) ITIL
12 20 (5.65%) E-Commerce
12 20 (5.65%) Scrum
12 20 (5.65%) Change Management
13 19 (5.37%) Time Management
14 18 (5.08%) Line Management
15 16 (4.52%) Data Management
16 15 (4.24%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.06%) SQL
2 15 (4.24%) T-SQL
3 12 (3.39%) C
4 7 (1.98%) C#
4 7 (1.98%) ABAP
5 4 (1.13%) Ruby
6 3 (0.85%) VBA
7 1 (0.28%) Java
7 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (10.17%) Degree
2 16 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (3.67%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.39%) ISEB
4 12 (3.39%) PMP
5 8 (2.26%) CBAP
6 6 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.13%) ACCA
8 4 (1.13%) CIMA
9 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.56%) APMG
10 2 (0.56%) IIBA
10 2 (0.56%) HNC
10 2 (0.56%) HND
11 1 (0.28%) MCP
11 1 (0.28%) MBA
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.69%) SLA
1 6 (1.69%) QA
2 3 (0.85%) COBIT
3 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) BS15000
4 1 (0.28%) GCP
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.91%) SAP
3 12 (3.39%) Oracle
4 9 (2.54%) Tableau
5 7 (1.98%) Cognos
6 6 (1.69%) Business Objects
6 6 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.13%) Sage
8 3 (0.85%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.56%) Juniper
9 2 (0.56%) Cisco
9 2 (0.56%) IBM
9 2 (0.56%) Siebel
9 2 (0.56%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (0.56%) LogRhythm
9 2 (0.56%) Teradata
9 2 (0.56%) Blue Coat
9 2 (0.56%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.28%) Yardi
10 1 (0.28%) Kalido
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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