The first table below looks at the demand for MBA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MBA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 661 693 629
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -64
Permanent jobs citing MBA 241 177 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.59% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 145 120 193
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £97,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31600 29794 32765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.09% 27.31% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 24801 24153 28117
Average salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,452 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.62% -

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MBA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MBA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MBA within the UK.

MBA Salary Trend in the UK

MBA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MBA over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

MBA Salary Histogram in the UK

MBA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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
England +24 211 £65,000 - 23
London -37 117 £66,250 +1.92% 14
South East +14 53 £45,000 -10.00% 4
City of London -3 23 £74,250 +8.00% 6
Hampshire +15 20 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Yorkshire -28 16 £74,100 -8.80%
South Yorkshire +5 15 £74,100 +14.00%
Surrey +12 12 £85,000 -
Barnsley - 12 £74,100 -
North West +10 10 £44,000 -39.31% 1
Berkshire -6 10 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Cheshire +6 8 £44,000 +3.52%
Guildford +3 5 - -
South West -7 5 £37,500 -43.39%
Scotland -10 5 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Reigate - 4 £85,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £50,000 -
Bristol +4 3 £37,500 -42.30%
East of England -3 3 £90,000 -5.26% 1
Reading -12 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Middlesex - 3 £80,000 -
Knutsford - 3 £44,000 -
Oxford +10 2 £38,500 -48.66%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £38,500 -48.66%
Hertfordshire -16 2 £90,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 - -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA.

1 328 (68.33%) Degree
2 239 (49.79%) Finance
3 137 (28.54%) Project Management
4 119 (24.79%) Marketing
5 87 (18.13%) Analytics
6 84 (17.50%) Business Development
7 77 (16.04%) Microsoft
8 76 (15.83%) PMI Certification
8 76 (15.83%) Oracle
9 75 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
10 68 (14.17%) Computer Science
11 64 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 63 (13.13%) PRINCE2
13 61 (12.71%) ITIL
13 61 (12.71%) Change Management
14 59 (12.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 54 (11.25%) CRM
16 53 (11.04%) Risk Management
17 51 (10.63%) SAP
17 51 (10.63%) Retail
18 48 (10.00%) Manufacturing
19 47 (9.79%) Internet
19 47 (9.79%) UNIX
19 47 (9.79%) Linux
20 44 (9.17%) Windows
20 44 (9.17%) PMI
20 44 (9.17%) CA
21 43 (8.96%) ACCA
22 42 (8.75%) CISSP
23 41 (8.54%) Six Sigma

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing MBA also 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 that cited MBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (6.88%) SAS
2 14 (2.92%) CMS
3 6 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.04%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.63%) Apache
7 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.42%) Drupal
7 2 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.38%) MS Office
3 19 (3.96%) MS Project
4 18 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 10 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (1.04%) SPSS
8 2 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 37 (7.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 36 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
2 36 (7.50%) Oracle Receivables
3 35 (7.29%) Oracle Cash Management
4 28 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
5 25 (5.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 24 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
6 24 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
7 21 (4.38%) Oracle FAH
8 20 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
9 14 (2.92%) SAP FI
9 14 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO
9 14 (2.92%) SAP CO
10 8 (1.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 6 (1.25%) SAP CRM
11 6 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (1.25%) SAP IS-U
12 4 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 4 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
12 4 (0.83%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.96%) SaaS
2 11 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.79%) Internet
2 6 (1.25%) Firewall
2 6 (1.25%) Broadband
3 4 (0.83%) LAN
3 4 (0.83%) VoIP
3 4 (0.83%) Wireless
3 4 (0.83%) 3G
3 4 (0.83%) NGN
3 4 (0.83%) Wireless Security
4 3 (0.63%) Network Security
4 3 (0.63%) IPv6
5 2 (0.42%) SNMP
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) LTE
6 1 (0.21%) xDSL
6 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.21%) HSPA
6 1 (0.21%) ATM
6 1 (0.21%) DMZ
6 1 (0.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (6.67%) QlikView
2 17 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.92%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.29%) Big Data
5 11 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.67%) Spotfire
8 7 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.04%) MarkLogic
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.63%) MySQL
11 3 (0.63%) DB2
12 2 (0.42%) OLAP
12 2 (0.42%) Essbase
12 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.21%) SQL Navigator
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.92%) MSTest
1 14 (2.92%) Cucumber
1 14 (2.92%) SpecFlow
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.63%) Subversion
3 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.42%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.42%) ERwin
General
1 239 (49.79%) Finance
2 119 (24.79%) Marketing
3 51 (10.63%) Retail
4 48 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 40 (8.33%) French Language
6 36 (7.50%) General Ledger
7 34 (7.08%) Spanish Language
7 34 (7.08%) Telecoms
7 34 (7.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 28 (5.83%) Billing
9 27 (5.63%) Banking
10 25 (5.21%) German Language
11 20 (4.17%) Advertising
12 19 (3.96%) Italian Language
13 14 (2.92%) Czech Language
13 14 (2.92%) Legal
14 7 (1.46%) Law
14 7 (1.46%) Aerospace
15 6 (1.25%) Multimedia
15 6 (1.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (17.29%) Consultant
2 44 (9.17%) Analyst
3 43 (8.96%) Architect
4 29 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
5 28 (5.83%) Business Analyst
6 25 (5.21%) Business Manager
7 21 (4.38%) Implementation Specialist
7 21 (4.38%) Developer
7 21 (4.38%) Business Consultant
8 19 (3.96%) Oracle Consultant
9 17 (3.54%) E-Business Consultant
10 16 (3.33%) Chief Technology Officer
10 16 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 16 (3.33%) Project Manager
10 16 (3.33%) Business Process Specialist
11 14 (2.92%) Senior Developer
11 14 (2.92%) C# Developer
11 14 (2.92%) Service Manager
11 14 (2.92%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (2.92%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.04%) HTML
2 28 (5.83%) .NET
3 23 (4.79%) CSS
4 21 (4.38%) jQuery
5 18 (3.75%) HTML5
5 18 (3.75%) CSS3
6 16 (3.33%) LINQ
6 16 (3.33%) WCF
6 16 (3.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (3.13%) Web Services
8 14 (2.92%) SOAP
8 14 (2.92%) Ajax
8 14 (2.92%) .NET Framework
8 14 (2.92%) Gherkin
8 14 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (2.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (2.92%) Durandal
8 14 (2.92%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 14 (2.92%) ELMAH
8 14 (2.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.17%) Computer Science
2 44 (9.17%) PMI
3 25 (5.21%) Social Media
4 22 (4.58%) Management Information System
5 21 (4.38%) EFT
6 13 (2.71%) Credit Risk
7 12 (2.50%) Open Source
8 11 (2.29%) Data Integration
9 10 (2.08%) Statistics
10 9 (1.88%) EMV
11 8 (1.67%) Mainframe
11 8 (1.67%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.67%) Smart Meter
12 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.25%) SCADA
14 5 (1.04%) Derivative
14 5 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
14 5 (1.04%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.83%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 47 (9.79%) UNIX
1 47 (9.79%) Linux
2 44 (9.17%) Windows
3 11 (2.29%) Ubuntu
4 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.67%) Windows 2000
4 8 (1.67%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.83%) Solaris
6 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.21%) Android
7 1 (0.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (28.54%) Project Management
2 87 (18.13%) Analytics
3 84 (17.50%) Business Development
4 75 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (13.13%) PRINCE2
6 61 (12.71%) ITIL
6 61 (12.71%) Change Management
7 59 (12.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 54 (11.25%) CRM
9 53 (11.04%) Risk Management
10 41 (8.54%) Six Sigma
11 38 (7.92%) Service Delivery
12 37 (7.71%) E-Commerce
13 36 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (6.88%) Programme Management
14 33 (6.88%) UML
14 33 (6.88%) Cash Management
15 31 (6.46%) CMMI
16 30 (6.25%) Service Management
16 30 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.08%) SQL
2 24 (5.00%) C#
3 22 (4.58%) Java
4 16 (3.33%) VBA
5 14 (2.92%) PHP
5 14 (2.92%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.92%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.08%) VBScript
6 10 (2.08%) C++
6 10 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.88%) Perl
8 8 (1.67%) C
9 4 (0.83%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.63%) PHP5
11 2 (0.42%) VB
12 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 328 (68.33%) Degree
2 76 (15.83%) PMI Certification
3 43 (8.96%) ACCA
4 42 (8.75%) CISSP
5 34 (7.08%) CISA
6 33 (6.88%) PMP
7 29 (6.04%) CIMA
8 25 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 21 (4.38%) PCI QSA
10 17 (3.54%) PhD
11 14 (2.92%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 14 (2.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 12 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.50%) Security Cleared
13 8 (1.67%) CFA
14 7 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
15 6 (1.25%) CISM
15 6 (1.25%) SC Cleared
15 6 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.21%) PCI DSS
2 23 (4.79%) QA
3 21 (4.38%) Data Quality
4 10 (2.08%) COBIT
5 9 (1.88%) SLA
6 7 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (1.25%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.83%) EMIR
8 4 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.83%) MiFID
8 4 (0.83%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.63%) COSO
10 2 (0.42%) P3O
11 1 (0.21%) Basel III
11 1 (0.21%) WAI
11 1 (0.21%) BS7799
11 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.21%) Basel II
11 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (1.04%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) OpenView
2 2 (0.42%) Netcool
3 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 77 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 76 (15.83%) Oracle
3 51 (10.63%) SAP
4 44 (9.17%) CA
5 26 (5.42%) Cognos
6 25 (5.21%) MicroStrategy
7 22 (4.58%) Siebel
8 16 (3.33%) Business Objects
9 15 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (2.92%) Minitab
11 10 (2.08%) Cisco
12 9 (1.88%) IBM
12 9 (1.88%) PeopleSoft
12 9 (1.88%) Sybase
12 9 (1.88%) Aprimo
12 9 (1.88%) Unica
13 7 (1.46%) Teradata
14 6 (1.25%) Cognizant
14 6 (1.25%) Informatica
14 6 (1.25%) Ab Initio
City, London
Next Move IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ace European Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 100k OTE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saba Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Port Sunlight NW UK or Kingston upon Thames,...
Unilever
Salary: up to £49,000
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Livedrive Internet Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £105,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + 15% bonus, car, pension, medical
Posted: 26 days ago