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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 673 698 633
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -65
Permanent jobs citing MBA 244 185 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.62% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 147 126 199
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 £42,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £96,250 £103,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31774 29671 33039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.28% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24870 23890 28299
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 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 28 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 +6 209 £65,000 - 14
London -73 115 £65,000 - 8
South East +41 52 £67,500 +28.57% 2
City of London -16 22 £72,500 +9.43% 3
Hampshire +18 18 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire -22 17 £65,000 -35.32%
South Yorkshire - 15 £69,550 -
Berkshire +16 13 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Barnsley - 12 £74,100 -
North West +8 10 £44,000 -39.31% 1
Surrey +1 10 £85,000 -
Cheshire +1 8 £44,000 +3.52%
Scotland -7 6 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -5 5 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 1
Reading -11 4 £65,000 +62.50%
South West -11 4 £36,750 -44.52% 1
East of England -12 4 £77,500 -18.42%
Reigate - 4 £85,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 - -
Middlesex - 4 £80,000 -
Guildford +12 3 - -
Bristol -3 3 £37,500 -42.30%
Knutsford - 3 £44,000 -
Hertfordshire -11 2 £90,000 -
West Yorkshire -35 2 £55,000 -45.27%
Leeds -39 2 £55,000 -45.27%
West Sussex - 2 £100,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £57,500 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 331 (68.53%) Degree
2 245 (50.72%) Finance
3 139 (28.78%) Project Management
4 127 (26.29%) Marketing
5 86 (17.81%) Business Development
6 83 (17.18%) Analytics
7 80 (16.56%) Oracle
8 79 (16.36%) Microsoft
9 78 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
10 72 (14.91%) PMI Certification
11 69 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 62 (12.84%) PRINCE2
13 61 (12.63%) MS Excel
14 60 (12.42%) ITIL
14 60 (12.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 57 (11.80%) CRM
16 54 (11.18%) Change Management
17 53 (10.97%) SAP
18 52 (10.77%) Manufacturing
19 50 (10.35%) Retail
20 47 (9.73%) CA
20 47 (9.73%) Internet
21 46 (9.52%) UNIX
21 46 (9.52%) Linux
22 45 (9.32%) ACCA
22 45 (9.32%) Risk Management
23 42 (8.70%) Windows
23 42 (8.70%) French Language
24 41 (8.49%) Oracle General Ledger
24 41 (8.49%) Six Sigma

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 38 (7.87%) SAS
2 14 (2.90%) CMS
3 6 (1.24%) MS Project Server
4 5 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (0.83%) Apache
6 3 (0.62%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.41%) Drupal
7 2 (0.41%) WordPress
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 61 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.76%) MS Office
3 19 (3.93%) MS Project
4 17 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.28%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (1.86%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.04%) SPSS
8 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 41 (8.49%) Oracle General Ledger
2 39 (8.07%) Oracle Receivables
2 39 (8.07%) Oracle Payables
3 38 (7.87%) Oracle Cash Management
4 32 (6.63%) Oracle EBS
5 28 (5.80%) Oracle EBS R12
6 27 (5.59%) Oracle 11i
7 26 (5.38%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (4.97%) Oracle FAH
9 22 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
10 13 (2.69%) SAP CO
10 13 (2.69%) SAP FI/CO
10 13 (2.69%) SAP FI
11 8 (1.66%) SAP CRM
11 8 (1.66%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 8 (1.66%) SAP IS-U
11 8 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 5 (1.04%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 5 (1.04%) Oracle iProcurement
12 5 (1.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.35%) SaaS
2 9 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.73%) Internet
2 6 (1.24%) Firewall
2 6 (1.24%) Broadband
3 4 (0.83%) 3G
3 4 (0.83%) Wireless
3 4 (0.83%) Wireless Security
3 4 (0.83%) NGN
4 3 (0.62%) Network Security
4 3 (0.62%) IPv6
4 3 (0.62%) LAN
4 3 (0.62%) VoIP
5 2 (0.41%) SNMP
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.41%) LTE
6 1 (0.21%) WiMAX
6 1 (0.21%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.21%) HSPA
6 1 (0.21%) DMZ
6 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.80%) QlikView
2 20 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.31%) SQL Server
4 13 (2.69%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.86%) Big Data
5 9 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.66%) Spotfire
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.04%) MarkLogic
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.83%) MySQL
9 3 (0.62%) DB2
9 3 (0.62%) Essbase
10 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.41%) OLAP
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.90%) SpecFlow
1 14 (2.90%) MSTest
1 14 (2.90%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.83%) Subversion
4 2 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.41%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.41%) ERwin
4 2 (0.41%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 245 (50.72%) Finance
2 127 (26.29%) Marketing
3 52 (10.77%) Manufacturing
4 50 (10.35%) Retail
5 42 (8.70%) French Language
6 39 (8.07%) General Ledger
7 35 (7.25%) Telecoms
8 33 (6.83%) Spanish Language
8 33 (6.83%) Billing
9 31 (6.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 30 (6.21%) Banking
11 25 (5.18%) German Language
12 20 (4.14%) Advertising
13 19 (3.93%) Italian Language
14 16 (3.31%) Czech Language
14 16 (3.31%) Legal
15 9 (1.86%) Retail Banking
15 9 (1.86%) Law
16 6 (1.24%) Games
16 6 (1.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 95 (19.67%) Consultant
2 50 (10.35%) Architect
3 43 (8.90%) Analyst
4 35 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
5 29 (6.00%) Business Analyst
6 26 (5.38%) Business Consultant
7 22 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 22 (4.55%) Developer
8 21 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
8 21 (4.35%) Implementation Specialist
9 19 (3.93%) E-Business Consultant
10 16 (3.31%) Business Process Specialist
10 16 (3.31%) .NET Developer
11 15 (3.11%) Project Manager
12 14 (2.90%) Senior Developer
12 14 (2.90%) C# Developer
12 14 (2.90%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (2.90%) Chief Technology Officer
13 13 (2.69%) Service Manager
13 13 (2.69%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.63%) HTML
2 26 (5.38%) .NET
3 25 (5.18%) CSS
4 23 (4.76%) jQuery
5 20 (4.14%) HTML5
6 19 (3.93%) CSS3
7 16 (3.31%) WCF
7 16 (3.31%) LINQ
7 16 (3.31%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.11%) Web Services
9 14 (2.90%) SOAP
9 14 (2.90%) RESTful
9 14 (2.90%) Ajax
9 14 (2.90%) .NET Framework
9 14 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (2.90%) ELMAH
9 14 (2.90%) Gherkin
9 14 (2.90%) Durandal
9 14 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 40 (8.28%) PMI
3 23 (4.76%) Social Media
4 21 (4.35%) EFT
5 16 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.48%) Data Integration
7 11 (2.28%) Credit Risk
8 10 (2.07%) Smart Meter
9 9 (1.86%) EMV
9 9 (1.86%) Open Source
10 8 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.66%) SCADA
10 8 (1.66%) Statistics
11 7 (1.45%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (1.24%) Derivative
13 5 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (1.04%) Online Games
13 5 (1.04%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 46 (9.52%) UNIX
1 46 (9.52%) Linux
2 42 (8.70%) Windows
3 9 (1.86%) Ubuntu
3 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (1.66%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.66%) Windows 2000
5 4 (0.83%) Solaris
6 2 (0.41%) Android
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (28.78%) Project Management
2 86 (17.81%) Business Development
3 83 (17.18%) Analytics
4 78 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (12.84%) PRINCE2
6 60 (12.42%) ITIL
6 60 (12.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 57 (11.80%) CRM
8 54 (11.18%) Change Management
9 45 (9.32%) Risk Management
10 41 (8.49%) Six Sigma
11 40 (8.28%) Service Delivery
11 40 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (7.45%) Cash Management
12 36 (7.45%) Time Management
13 35 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (7.25%) E-Commerce
14 33 (6.83%) Programme Management
15 32 (6.63%) GAP Analysis
16 31 (6.42%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.04%) SQL
2 24 (4.97%) C#
3 18 (3.73%) Java
4 16 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.90%) VBA
5 14 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 13 (2.69%) PHP
7 10 (2.07%) C++
7 10 (2.07%) VBScript
7 10 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.86%) Perl
9 7 (1.45%) C
10 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.83%) PHP5
12 3 (0.62%) VB
13 1 (0.21%) Python
13 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 331 (68.53%) Degree
2 72 (14.91%) PMI Certification
3 45 (9.32%) ACCA
4 39 (8.07%) CISSP
5 34 (7.04%) CISA
6 32 (6.63%) PMP
7 30 (6.21%) CIMA
8 23 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 21 (4.35%) PCI QSA
10 16 (3.31%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 16 (3.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 16 (3.31%) PhD
11 12 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.48%) Security Cleared
12 8 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (1.66%) CFA
13 6 (1.24%) CISM
13 6 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.80%) QA
2 24 (4.97%) PCI DSS
3 21 (4.35%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.86%) SLA
5 8 (1.66%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.66%) COBIT
6 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.83%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.62%) MiFID
8 3 (0.62%) EMIR
8 3 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.41%) P3O
9 2 (0.41%) Basel III
9 2 (0.41%) COSO
10 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.21%) WAI
10 1 (0.21%) TickIT
10 1 (0.21%) BS7799
10 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.21%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (1.04%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) OpenView
2 2 (0.41%) Netcool
3 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (16.56%) Oracle
2 79 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 53 (10.97%) SAP
4 47 (9.73%) CA
5 24 (4.97%) Cognos
6 23 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
7 20 (4.14%) Siebel
8 17 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (3.31%) Minitab
9 16 (3.31%) Business Objects
10 10 (2.07%) Sybase
11 9 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (1.86%) Cisco
11 9 (1.86%) IBM
12 7 (1.45%) Unica
12 7 (1.45%) Aprimo
12 7 (1.45%) Informatica
12 7 (1.45%) Teradata
13 6 (1.24%) Ab Initio
13 6 (1.24%) Cognizant
London
ZS Associates
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
JM
Salary: £90000 - £91000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dungiven, County Londonderry
Unilever
Salary: £30,500 - £38,100
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Unilever
Salary: up to £49,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London, Shoreditch
MBA IT
Salary: £28k-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 100k OTE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £60,064 - £66,270 (with civil service pension and exclusive benefits)
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable DoE
Posted: 18 days ago