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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Manager
Rank 206 210 180
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 37 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.24% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.26% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 41
Average salary £55,000 £51,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +18.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £30,548 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
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
5739 5093 5282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.21% 95.54% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4845 4336 4693
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 3 March 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 3 March 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
Wiltshire +11 10 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Bristol -5 8 £40,000 +29.97% 1
Gloucestershire - 7 £62,500 -
Somerset +4 4 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Devon - 3 £60,000 -
Dorset -26 2 £65,000 -
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 36 (48.00%) Finance
2 18 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (22.67%) People Management
4 16 (21.33%) Business Analysis
5 14 (18.67%) Performance Management
5 14 (18.67%) PRINCE2
5 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.33%) Project Management
6 13 (17.33%) ITIL
6 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (17.33%) Business Continuity
7 11 (14.67%) Change Management
7 11 (14.67%) Risk Management
8 10 (13.33%) Line Management
8 10 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (12.00%) SLA
9 9 (12.00%) MS Project
9 9 (12.00%) Data Management
10 8 (10.67%) Retail
10 8 (10.67%) Resource Management
10 8 (10.67%) Business Development
10 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
10 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
10 8 (10.67%) Budget Control
10 8 (10.67%) Change Control
11 7 (9.33%) Degree
11 7 (9.33%) Changepoint
11 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
12 6 (8.00%) Back Office
12 6 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Project
2 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) MS Office
4 1 (1.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Changepoint
2 3 (4.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.67%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (2.67%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.33%) assyst
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.00%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.00%) SAP BI
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) OLAP
3 2 (2.67%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (2.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Toad
1 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (48.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Retail
3 6 (8.00%) Back Office
4 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.67%) Marketing
5 3 (4.00%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 2 (2.67%) Local Government
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
7 1 (1.33%) Publishing
7 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.33%) HTML5
2 1 (1.33%) CSS3
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Physics
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
1 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (22.67%) People Management
3 16 (21.33%) Business Analysis
4 14 (18.67%) PRINCE2
4 14 (18.67%) Performance Management
5 13 (17.33%) ITIL
5 13 (17.33%) Project Management
5 13 (17.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (17.33%) Business Continuity
6 11 (14.67%) Risk Management
6 11 (14.67%) Change Management
7 10 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (13.33%) Line Management
8 9 (12.00%) Data Management
9 8 (10.67%) Change Control
9 8 (10.67%) Budget Control
9 8 (10.67%) Business Development
9 8 (10.67%) Resource Management
10 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
11 6 (8.00%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) C
3 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.33%) C#
4 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) ISEB
5 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.67%) AAT
6 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.33%) VCP4
6 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) SAP
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle
3 3 (4.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.67%) Cognos
4 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) Alterian
5 1 (1.33%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
Somerset
CHM Recruit
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Luminous Energy
Salary: Based on Experience with bonus structure available
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheddar
Prospectus IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension
Posted: 25 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Implementation
Posted: 25 days ago