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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK
Rank 718 744 756
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs citing MBA 127 203 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 40 119 88
Median salary £77,500 £72,500 £68,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,500 £102,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-25.92% -

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
21172 28065 29324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.22% 28.02% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16726 22465 23461
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 19 January 2017 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -4 118 £80,000 +10.34% 13
South East +72 54 £81,500 +20.74% 3
London +8 53 £82,500 +9.27% 3
Berkshire +52 29 - - 1
Reading +66 28 - - 1
Surrey +47 15 £95,000 +40.74% 1
City of London +42 13 £86,250 +36.90%
Egham - 13 - -
Hampshire +27 6 £68,000 +51.11%
East Midlands +17 5 £47,250 - 1
Leicestershire - 4 £47,250 -
Portsmouth - 4 - -
North West -19 3 £44,000 -45.00%
Manchester -27 3 £44,000 -45.00%
Fareham - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +20 2 - - 1
Home Counties - 2 - -
Craigavon - 2 £50,000 - 1
County Armagh - 2 £50,000 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £50,000 - 2
Scotland +16 1 - -
Milton Keynes +15 1 - -
South West +6 1 £100,000 +122.22%
West Midlands -10 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £100,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Mansfield - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £95,000 -
Staines - 1 - -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 162 (71.68%) Degree
2 99 (43.81%) Finance
3 90 (39.82%) Marketing
4 64 (28.32%) Project Management
5 59 (26.11%) Business Development
6 57 (25.22%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (23.89%) Telecoms
8 45 (19.91%) Analytics
9 38 (16.81%) Computer Science
10 37 (16.37%) QA
11 36 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (15.04%) Internet
12 34 (15.04%) SAP
12 34 (15.04%) PRINCE2
13 32 (14.16%) Business Transformation
14 31 (13.72%) Programme Management
15 30 (13.27%) CRM
16 29 (12.83%) Banking
16 29 (12.83%) Business Analysis
17 27 (11.95%) Change Management
17 27 (11.95%) Mentoring
18 26 (11.50%) Customer Engagement
18 26 (11.50%) Risk Management
18 26 (11.50%) IBM
18 26 (11.50%) Enterprise Architecture
19 24 (10.62%) Management Information System
20 23 (10.18%) ITIL
21 22 (9.73%) MS Office
21 22 (9.73%) Google
21 22 (9.73%) Economics

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 19 (8.41%) SAS
2 4 (1.77%) IIS
2 4 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (9.73%) MS Office
2 20 (8.85%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.33%) MS Project
4 3 (1.33%) SPSS
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (2.21%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.88%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.88%) SessionCam
5 1 (0.44%) FastStats
5 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.98%) SaaS
2 8 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.88%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.88%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.04%) Internet
2 8 (3.54%) DLNA
2 8 (3.54%) DOCSIS
2 8 (3.54%) DVB
2 8 (3.54%) HbbTV
3 4 (1.77%) Firewall
3 4 (1.77%) SMS
4 1 (0.44%) GSM
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) LTE
4 1 (0.44%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.65%) Big Data
2 5 (2.21%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.88%) MS Access
3 2 (0.88%) QlikView
3 2 (0.88%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Lombardi
2 1 (0.44%) PowerDesigner
General
1 99 (43.81%) Finance
2 90 (39.82%) Marketing
3 54 (23.89%) Telecoms
4 29 (12.83%) Banking
5 21 (9.29%) Mandarin Language
6 20 (8.85%) Spanish Language
7 16 (7.08%) Manufacturing
8 11 (4.87%) Games
9 10 (4.42%) Legal
10 7 (3.10%) Retail
11 6 (2.65%) Automotive
11 6 (2.65%) Financial Institution
12 5 (2.21%) Electronics
13 4 (1.77%) Investment Banking
14 3 (1.33%) French Language
14 3 (1.33%) Publishing
15 2 (0.88%) Billing
15 2 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (14.60%) Architect
2 31 (13.72%) Consultant
3 30 (13.27%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (8.41%) SAP Architect
4 19 (8.41%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 17 (7.52%) Senior Manager
6 16 (7.08%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
6 16 (7.08%) Supply Chain Architect
7 14 (6.19%) Business Consultant
7 14 (6.19%) Business Manager
8 13 (5.75%) Analyst
8 13 (5.75%) Product Manager
9 12 (5.31%) Information Manager
9 12 (5.31%) Marketing Manager
9 12 (5.31%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.87%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (4.42%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.42%) Relationships Manager
11 10 (4.42%) Senior Business Consultant
11 10 (4.42%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.64%) HTML
2 14 (6.19%) HTML5
3 8 (3.54%) HEVC
3 8 (3.54%) Middleware
3 8 (3.54%) PlayReady
4 6 (2.65%) XML
5 3 (1.33%) CSS
6 2 (0.88%) CSS3
6 2 (0.88%) jQuery
6 2 (0.88%) LESS
6 2 (0.88%) Sass
7 1 (0.44%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.44%) DOM
7 1 (0.44%) Handlebars
7 1 (0.44%) J2EE
7 1 (0.44%) Node.js
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.44%) React
7 1 (0.44%) REST
7 1 (0.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (25.22%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (16.81%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.62%) Management Information System
4 22 (9.73%) Economics
5 14 (6.19%) User Experience
6 11 (4.87%) Virtual Team
7 9 (3.98%) IPTV
7 9 (3.98%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (3.54%) MPEG
8 8 (3.54%) Over-the-Top Content
8 8 (3.54%) STB
9 6 (2.65%) Fintech
9 6 (2.65%) Smartphone
9 6 (2.65%) Social Media
10 5 (2.21%) Smart Meter
11 4 (1.77%) iPad
11 4 (1.77%) iPhone
11 4 (1.77%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.52%) Android
2 8 (3.54%) Linux
3 6 (2.65%) Windows
4 5 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.77%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.32%) Project Management
2 59 (26.11%) Business Development
3 45 (19.91%) Analytics
4 36 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (15.04%) PRINCE2
6 32 (14.16%) Business Transformation
7 31 (13.72%) Programme Management
8 30 (13.27%) CRM
9 29 (12.83%) Business Analysis
10 27 (11.95%) Change Management
10 27 (11.95%) Mentoring
11 26 (11.50%) Customer Engagement
11 26 (11.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 26 (11.50%) Risk Management
12 23 (10.18%) ITIL
13 21 (9.29%) Data Architecture
13 21 (9.29%) PLM
13 21 (9.29%) Presales
14 20 (8.85%) Case Management
14 20 (8.85%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.65%) SQL
2 3 (1.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.88%) Java
3 2 (0.88%) R
4 1 (0.44%) C#
4 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 162 (71.68%) Degree
2 15 (6.64%) PMP
3 11 (4.87%) PhD
4 10 (4.42%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.33%) CIPD
7 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.88%) CISSP
8 2 (0.88%) MCDST
8 2 (0.88%) MCP
8 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.88%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.44%) ACCA
9 1 (0.44%) CCNA
9 1 (0.44%) CFA
9 1 (0.44%) CIMA
9 1 (0.44%) CISA
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.44%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (16.37%) QA
2 4 (1.77%) SLA
3 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.44%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.44%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 34 (15.04%) SAP
2 26 (11.50%) IBM
3 22 (9.73%) Google
4 21 (9.29%) HP
5 18 (7.96%) Microsoft
5 18 (7.96%) Oracle
6 12 (5.31%) Apple
7 8 (3.54%) Nagra
7 8 (3.54%) Roku
7 8 (3.54%) Verimatrix
8 7 (3.10%) Cognizant
9 6 (2.65%) Humax
10 5 (2.21%) Ariba
11 3 (1.33%) Adobe
11 3 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (1.33%) Pega
11 3 (1.33%) Teradata
12 2 (0.88%) ILOG
12 2 (0.88%) Infor
12 2 (0.88%) Tableau
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