The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 813 802 745
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -57
Permanent jobs citing MBA 110 159 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.54% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 85 70 137
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £75,500 £93,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26658 29470 32315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.51% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21477 23123 25954
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,050 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MBA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 103 £70,000 +7.69% 15
London -6 70 £67,500 +3.84% 6
South East +24 17 £55,000 - 4
Berkshire +17 11 £55,000 - 2
City of London +56 9 £60,000 -12.40% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +8 6 £70,000 +40.00% 1
South West +2 5 £70,000 +62.79%
Wiltshire - 5 £70,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £70,000 -
Swindon - 5 £70,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £70,000 -
Surrey +8 3 - -
North West +5 3 £65,000 -1.88% 1
Manchester +4 3 £65,000 - 1
Reading +11 2 - - 1
Gatwick - 2 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £70,000 -
East of England +29 1 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +23 1 - -
Guildford -6 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £75,000 - 1
Brentford - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £75,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £95,000 -
Sunderland - 1 £80,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £80,000 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing MBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MBA.

1 239 (72.87%) Degree
2 151 (46.04%) Finance
3 113 (34.45%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (31.10%) Enterprise Architecture
5 91 (27.74%) TOGAF
6 84 (25.61%) Marketing
7 78 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (22.56%) Project Management
9 59 (17.99%) SAP
10 58 (17.68%) Supplier Management
11 52 (15.85%) Computer Science
11 52 (15.85%) ITIL
12 51 (15.55%) Management Information System
13 50 (15.24%) Analytics
14 49 (14.94%) Financial Modelling
15 46 (14.02%) Telecoms
16 42 (12.80%) SAP IS-U
17 39 (11.89%) PRINCE2
18 38 (11.59%) B2C
19 35 (10.67%) Business Development
20 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
21 32 (9.76%) Microsoft
21 32 (9.76%) Risk Management
21 32 (9.76%) Line Management
22 31 (9.45%) Process Improvement
23 29 (8.84%) SDLC
24 28 (8.54%) Product Management
24 28 (8.54%) Data Modelling
24 28 (8.54%) Oracle
25 27 (8.23%) B2B

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.66%) SAS
2 10 (3.05%) Confluence
3 8 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (2.44%) CMS
4 6 (1.83%) Drupal
4 6 (1.83%) Joomla!
4 6 (1.83%) WordPress
5 5 (1.52%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.61%) Node.js
7 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 22 (6.71%) MS Excel
3 20 (6.10%) MS Visio
4 18 (5.49%) MS Office
5 9 (2.74%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (12.80%) SAP IS-U
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.44%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.61%) FastStats
5 2 (0.61%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.61%) Unica
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.30%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.88%) SaaS
2 10 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.13%) IaaS
4 7 (2.13%) PaaS
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.91%) Heroku
5 3 (0.91%) Office 365
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.30%) AdWords
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.05%) SSH
2 9 (2.74%) Internet
3 6 (1.83%) LAN
4 5 (1.52%) Wireless
5 4 (1.22%) Extranet
5 4 (1.22%) SAN
5 4 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.22%) WLAN
6 3 (0.91%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.61%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.61%) WAN
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.30%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.30%) ISDN
8 1 (0.30%) Value-Added Service
8 1 (0.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.23%) Big Data
2 24 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.05%) GIS
6 8 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.83%) MySQL
7 6 (1.83%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.52%) DB2
8 5 (1.52%) QlikView
9 4 (1.22%) Informix
9 4 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (1.22%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.22%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.22%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.61%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 12 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 12 (3.66%) JIRA
2 5 (1.52%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.52%) Grunt
2 5 (1.52%) Robotium
2 5 (1.52%) Selenium
3 4 (1.22%) ERwin
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.61%) git-flow
5 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 151 (46.04%) Finance
2 84 (25.61%) Marketing
3 46 (14.02%) Telecoms
4 23 (7.01%) Manufacturing
5 21 (6.40%) Banking
5 21 (6.40%) Retail
6 12 (3.66%) Legal
7 11 (3.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.13%) Publishing
9 4 (1.22%) Advertising
9 4 (1.22%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.91%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (0.91%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.61%) Automotive
11 2 (0.61%) Local Government
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) International Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (23.78%) Architect
2 35 (10.67%) Senior Manager
3 31 (9.45%) Consultant
4 25 (7.62%) Enterprise Architect
4 25 (7.62%) IT Manager
5 23 (7.01%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.40%) Business Architect
6 21 (6.40%) Enterprise Architecture Manager
7 19 (5.79%) Analyst
8 18 (5.49%) IT Strategy Manager
8 18 (5.49%) Strategy Manager
9 15 (4.57%) Data Architect
10 14 (4.27%) Information Architect
10 14 (4.27%) Senior Architect
10 14 (4.27%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (3.96%) Product Manager
12 11 (3.35%) Business Manager
12 11 (3.35%) IT Architect
13 10 (3.05%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.05%) Middleware
2 8 (2.44%) HTML
3 7 (2.13%) CSS
3 7 (2.13%) Sass
3 7 (2.13%) Symfony
3 7 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (2.13%) Web Services
4 6 (1.83%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.83%) JSON
5 5 (1.52%) Backbone.js
5 5 (1.52%) Ember.js
5 5 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (1.52%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 5 (1.52%) React
5 5 (1.52%) RequireJS
5 5 (1.52%) Twig
6 4 (1.22%) REST
7 3 (0.91%) COM
7 3 (0.91%) HTML5
7 3 (0.91%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 113 (34.45%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (15.85%) Computer Science
3 51 (15.55%) Management Information System
4 21 (6.40%) Smart Meter
5 20 (6.10%) Visualisation
6 18 (5.49%) Data Structures
7 14 (4.27%) Taxonomies
8 12 (3.66%) Data Centre
8 12 (3.66%) Economics
8 12 (3.66%) Mobile App
9 11 (3.35%) Biotechnology
9 11 (3.35%) NHS
10 10 (3.05%) Statistics
11 9 (2.74%) Blog
11 9 (2.74%) Private Cloud
12 8 (2.44%) Life Science
12 8 (2.44%) PMI
13 7 (2.13%) Video on Demand
14 6 (1.83%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.83%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.71%) Linux
2 5 (1.52%) Android
2 5 (1.52%) CentOS
2 5 (1.52%) Debian
2 5 (1.52%) Fedora
2 5 (1.52%) SUSE
2 5 (1.52%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (31.10%) Enterprise Architecture
2 91 (27.74%) TOGAF
3 78 (23.78%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (22.56%) Project Management
5 58 (17.68%) Supplier Management
6 52 (15.85%) ITIL
7 50 (15.24%) Analytics
8 49 (14.94%) Financial Modelling
9 39 (11.89%) PRINCE2
10 38 (11.59%) B2C
11 35 (10.67%) Business Development
12 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (9.76%) Line Management
13 32 (9.76%) Risk Management
14 31 (9.45%) Process Improvement
15 29 (8.84%) SDLC
16 28 (8.54%) Data Modelling
16 28 (8.54%) Product Management
17 27 (8.23%) B2B
17 27 (8.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.71%) SQL
2 17 (5.18%) Java
3 15 (4.57%) C
4 14 (4.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.27%) Python
5 13 (3.96%) C++
5 13 (3.96%) PHP
6 7 (2.13%) Ruby
7 6 (1.83%) Perl
8 5 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.52%) R
8 5 (1.52%) Tcl
9 3 (0.91%) Ada
10 1 (0.30%) C#
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 239 (72.87%) Degree
2 17 (5.18%) PhD
3 15 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (4.57%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 13 (3.96%) CISSP
4 13 (3.96%) ISEB
5 12 (3.66%) CIMA
6 11 (3.35%) CISA
7 9 (2.74%) ACCA
7 9 (2.74%) CISM
7 9 (2.74%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.44%) CITP
8 8 (2.44%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.83%) PMP
9 6 (1.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (1.52%) CFA
10 5 (1.52%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (1.22%) ICAEW
11 4 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.62%) QA
2 15 (4.57%) COBIT
3 14 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (3.66%) PCI DSS
5 10 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.83%) COSO
6 6 (1.83%) Data Quality
7 4 (1.22%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.22%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.91%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.61%) EMIR
9 2 (0.61%) HL7
9 2 (0.61%) MiFID
9 2 (0.61%) UCITS
10 1 (0.30%) SEPA
10 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.91%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (17.99%) SAP
2 32 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.54%) Oracle
4 14 (4.27%) Cognizant
5 11 (3.35%) Cisco
6 8 (2.44%) Hitachi
6 8 (2.44%) IBM
6 8 (2.44%) VMware
7 7 (2.13%) Tableau
8 6 (1.83%) Charles River
9 5 (1.52%) Bloomberg
9 5 (1.52%) Citrix
9 5 (1.52%) CQG
9 5 (1.52%) Dell
9 5 (1.52%) EMC
9 5 (1.52%) Fidessa
9 5 (1.52%) HP
9 5 (1.52%) NYFIX
9 5 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.52%) Reuters
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Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
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Salary: From £100,000 to £115,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Reading, Berkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus, full benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
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Posted: 17 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 21 days ago
South East
HP
Posted: 17 days ago