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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 208 176 170
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 26 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.63% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.66% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 42
Average salary £52,966 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £22,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,900 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
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
5840 4837 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 94.94% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4824 4174 4859
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,881 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 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 2 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
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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 -2 13 £52,966 +3.34% 1
Somerset -14 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol -9 3 £76,000 +49.01% 2
Gloucestershire -5 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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 26 (40.63%) Project Management
2 18 (28.13%) Finance
2 18 (28.13%) Business Development
3 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.88%) Manufacturing
5 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (18.75%) ERP
7 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
7 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
8 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (14.06%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.06%) .NET
8 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
9 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (12.50%) Change Management
9 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.94%) Data Governance
10 7 (10.94%) Data Architecture
10 7 (10.94%) Business Transformation
10 7 (10.94%) Data Management
10 7 (10.94%) ETL
10 7 (10.94%) SAP
11 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
11 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
11 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.38%) Banking
11 6 (9.38%) Process Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.25%) assyst
3 1 (1.56%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Intranet
1 3 (4.69%) Extranet
2 2 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) OLAP
General
1 18 (28.13%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 6 (9.38%) Marketing
5 4 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (6.25%) Electronics
6 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) DTV
2 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.69%) Social Media
3 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
1 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Project Management
2 18 (28.13%) Business Development
3 13 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (18.75%) ERP
5 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.50%) Change Management
7 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.94%) Data Governance
8 7 (10.94%) Data Architecture
8 7 (10.94%) Business Transformation
8 7 (10.94%) ETL
8 7 (10.94%) Data Management
9 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.38%) Time Management
9 6 (9.38%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.81%) Line Management
10 5 (7.81%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) Java
4 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) PowerHouse
4 1 (1.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) HNC
4 2 (3.13%) HND
4 2 (3.13%) MBA
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
5 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) SAP
3 3 (4.69%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle
5 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) HP
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