The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 214 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 36 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.58% 0.47% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.49% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 28
Average salary £49,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £33,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5911 5534 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.38% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4863 4664 4573
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Business Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Business Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Manager
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
Bristol +6 10 £38,250 -19.47% 2
Gloucestershire -3 10 £62,500 +47.05%
Devon -3 5 £41,151 -17.69%
Wiltshire +2 4 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Somerset 0 3 £43,750 -12.50%
Dorset -24 3 £65,000 +120.33%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 22 (30.99%) Business Analysis
3 17 (23.94%) PRINCE2
4 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
6 14 (19.72%) ITIL
6 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (19.72%) Performance Management
7 13 (18.31%) Project Management
8 12 (16.90%) Risk Management
8 12 (16.90%) Line Management
8 12 (16.90%) People Management
9 10 (14.08%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (14.08%) Change Management
10 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.68%) Project Planning
10 9 (12.68%) Resource Management
10 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
11 8 (11.27%) Budget Control
11 8 (11.27%) Change Control
11 8 (11.27%) Retail
11 8 (11.27%) Business Continuity
11 8 (11.27%) SLA
11 8 (11.27%) SQL
11 8 (11.27%) MS Project
12 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
12 7 (9.86%) Six Sigma
12 7 (9.86%) Changepoint
12 7 (9.86%) Business Development
12 7 (9.86%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Project
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.41%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Changepoint
2 3 (4.23%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.82%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.82%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.41%) assyst
4 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.23%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.23%) SAP BI
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.82%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (2.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Toad
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.27%) Retail
4 6 (8.45%) Back Office
5 5 (7.04%) Banking
6 4 (5.63%) Advertising
6 4 (5.63%) Marketing
7 3 (4.23%) General Ledger
7 3 (4.23%) Military
8 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.41%) Electronics
9 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.41%) HTML5
3 1 (1.41%) CSS3
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) NHS
1 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) DTV
4 1 (1.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Business Analysis
2 17 (23.94%) PRINCE2
3 16 (22.54%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (19.72%) ITIL
4 14 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (19.72%) Performance Management
5 13 (18.31%) Project Management
6 12 (16.90%) Risk Management
6 12 (16.90%) Line Management
6 12 (16.90%) People Management
7 10 (14.08%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (14.08%) Change Management
8 9 (12.68%) Project Planning
8 9 (12.68%) Resource Management
9 8 (11.27%) Budget Control
9 8 (11.27%) Change Control
9 8 (11.27%) Business Continuity
10 7 (9.86%) Six Sigma
10 7 (9.86%) Lean Six Sigma
10 7 (9.86%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) C
2 3 (4.23%) C#
2 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.82%) C++
4 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) ISEB
4 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) Cognos
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Alterian
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West
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Salary: £40k - £60k (Up to £120k OTE) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago