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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Manager
Rank 198 180 170
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 30 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.59% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.62% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 33
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £37,100 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.15%
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
5906 4836 5430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.20% 94.88% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4154 4807
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +4 16 £52,966 +0.88%
Somerset -17 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol -14 4 £44,250 -10.15% 1
Gloucestershire -13 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Business Manager
England

Business Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (41.27%) Project Management
2 18 (28.57%) Business Development
3 17 (26.98%) Finance
4 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
5 14 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (19.05%) ERP
8 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
8 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
9 9 (14.29%) .NET
9 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (12.70%) Change Management
10 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (11.11%) SAP
11 7 (11.11%) ETL
11 7 (11.11%) Data Management
11 7 (11.11%) Data Architecture
11 7 (11.11%) Data Governance
11 7 (11.11%) Business Transformation
12 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
12 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
12 6 (9.52%) Banking
12 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.52%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (6.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.35%) assyst
3 1 (1.59%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Intranet
1 3 (4.76%) Extranet
2 2 (3.17%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) OLAP
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 6 (9.52%) Marketing
5 4 (6.35%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) Electronics
6 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) DTV
2 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.76%) Social Media
3 3 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
1 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.27%) Project Management
2 18 (28.57%) Business Development
3 13 (20.63%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (19.05%) ERP
5 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.70%) Change Management
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.11%) Data Governance
8 7 (11.11%) Business Transformation
8 7 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 7 (11.11%) ETL
8 7 (11.11%) Data Management
9 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Time Management
9 6 (9.52%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
11 4 (6.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
2 4 (6.35%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.59%) C
4 1 (1.59%) PowerHouse
4 1 (1.59%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (3.17%) HNC
4 2 (3.17%) HND
4 2 (3.17%) MBA
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PMP
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) HP
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