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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 204 187 166
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 30 35 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.70% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.74% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 46
Average salary £52,966 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.52% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,727 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +8.24%
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
5917 4756 5500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.17% 94.99% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4935 4113 4877
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
Wiltshire +3 12 £52,966 +5.93% 1
Somerset -9 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bristol -17 7 £76,000 +49.01% 3
Gloucestershire -8 3 £38,250 -4.37% 2
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 21 (34.43%) Project Management
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Business Development
3 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.03%) People Management
5 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
6 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
6 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
6 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
7 8 (13.11%) ERP
7 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
8 7 (11.48%) Change Management
8 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
8 7 (11.48%) Marketing
8 7 (11.48%) Data Architecture
8 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
8 7 (11.48%) Data Management
9 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (9.84%) Banking
9 6 (9.84%) Process Improvement
9 6 (9.84%) Business Transformation
9 6 (9.84%) SAP
9 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.20%) ETL
10 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS Office
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.56%) assyst
2 4 (6.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.64%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Intranet
1 3 (4.92%) Extranet
2 2 (3.28%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (3.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) OLAP
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
4 7 (11.48%) Marketing
5 6 (9.84%) Banking
6 4 (6.56%) Retail
6 4 (6.56%) Electronics
7 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
7 2 (3.28%) Automotive
8 1 (1.64%) Legal
8 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.56%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.56%) DTV
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Social Media
3 3 (4.92%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Project Management
2 18 (29.51%) Business Development
3 14 (22.95%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (18.03%) People Management
5 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.11%) ERP
6 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.48%) Change Management
7 7 (11.48%) Data Architecture
7 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
7 7 (11.48%) Data Management
8 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.84%) Process Improvement
8 6 (9.84%) Business Transformation
8 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) ETL
9 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.28%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.64%) PowerHouse
4 1 (1.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) MBA
4 2 (3.28%) HNC
4 2 (3.28%) HND
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.64%) PMP
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix
3 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Wealth of Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Superdry
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Three People
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Trowbridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 22 days ago