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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 712 783 712
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -71
Permanent jobs citing MBA 232 151 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.52% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 149 72 132
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,150 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £103,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -20.00%

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
28495 29072 28437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.98% 27.68% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22780 23211 22322
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,823 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +84 216 £70,000 +4.47% 24
London +19 107 £75,000 +5.26% 14
South East +21 42 £67,500 +68.75% 2
West Yorkshire +31 22 £73,500 - 3
Yorkshire +31 22 £73,500 - 3
Leeds +26 22 £73,500 - 3
Berkshire +19 21 £75,000 -16.66%
West Midlands - 20 £68,750 - 3
Solihull - 14 £68,750 - 1
South West +1 13 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Wiltshire - 13 £45,000 -
City of London +43 10 £50,000 -44.44% 3
Reading +3 8 - -
West Sussex -1 8 £56,250 +40.62%
Gatwick -4 8 £56,250 +40.62%
Scotland +11 6 - - 1
East of England +8 6 £82,500 -
East Lothian - 6 - -
Tranent - 6 - -
Surrey +3 5 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Uxbridge - 5 £70,000 -
Swindon - 5 £70,000 -
Newbury - 5 £92,500 -
Manchester +26 4 £65,000 - 1
North West +23 4 £65,000 +73.33% 1
Camberley -8 4 £67,500 +68.75%
Brentford - 4 £30,000 -
Windsor - 4 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £72,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £82,500 -

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 216 (60.00%) Degree
2 163 (45.28%) Finance
3 89 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (24.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 83 (23.06%) Project Management
6 77 (21.39%) Marketing
7 72 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 62 (17.22%) SAP
9 56 (15.56%) Telecoms
10 53 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (13.89%) ITIL
12 43 (11.94%) Supplier Management
13 42 (11.67%) Analytics
14 39 (10.83%) Retail
14 39 (10.83%) PRINCE2
14 39 (10.83%) Financial Modelling
14 39 (10.83%) Business Development
15 38 (10.56%) MS Excel
15 38 (10.56%) Microsoft
16 35 (9.72%) ACCA
17 34 (9.44%) Management Information System
18 32 (8.89%) Computer Science
18 32 (8.89%) SAP IS-U
19 31 (8.61%) Oracle
20 29 (8.06%) MS Office
20 29 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (7.78%) Big Data
22 27 (7.50%) Coaching
23 26 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
24 25 (6.94%) Manufacturing

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (1.39%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.11%) SAS
3 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.56%) CMS
4 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.06%) MS Office
3 26 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 13 (3.61%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (8.89%) SAP IS-U
2 12 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.22%) Oracle SCM
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle FAH
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.28%) FastStats
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.28%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.28%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.33%) SaaS
2 8 (2.22%) IaaS
2 8 (2.22%) PaaS
3 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.89%) Internet
2 7 (1.94%) LAN
3 4 (1.11%) Extranet
3 4 (1.11%) SAN
3 4 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.11%) WLAN
4 3 (0.83%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.83%) WAN
4 3 (0.83%) Wireless
5 2 (0.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.28%) HTTP
6 1 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.28%) ISDN
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
6 1 (0.28%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.78%) Big Data
2 17 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (3.61%) GIS
4 12 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.67%) MySQL
7 6 (1.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.39%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.39%) Informix
9 4 (1.11%) DB2
9 4 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (1.11%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.11%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.83%) SimpleDB
11 2 (0.56%) QlikView
11 2 (0.56%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.28%) MarkLogic
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.11%) ERwin
2 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.56%) git-flow
2 2 (0.56%) JIRA
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 163 (45.28%) Finance
2 77 (21.39%) Marketing
3 56 (15.56%) Telecoms
4 39 (10.83%) Retail
5 25 (6.94%) Manufacturing
6 22 (6.11%) Banking
7 8 (2.22%) Legal
8 7 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.67%) Local Government
10 5 (1.39%) General Ledger
11 4 (1.11%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.11%) Billing
11 4 (1.11%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) Advertising
12 2 (0.56%) Automotive
12 2 (0.56%) Electronics
12 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.56%) German Language
12 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 66 (18.33%) Architect
2 43 (11.94%) Consultant
3 40 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 24 (6.67%) Analyst
5 23 (6.39%) IT Manager
5 23 (6.39%) Project Manager
6 21 (5.83%) Enterprise Architect
7 20 (5.56%) Business Architect
8 17 (4.72%) Strategy Manager
9 15 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture Manager
10 14 (3.89%) Business Manager
10 14 (3.89%) IT Strategy Manager
11 12 (3.33%) Big Data Manager
11 12 (3.33%) Data Analytics Manager
11 12 (3.33%) Senior Architect
11 12 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.06%) Deployment Manager
12 11 (3.06%) NHS Project Manager
12 11 (3.06%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.50%) Middleware
2 7 (1.94%) FIX Protocol
3 6 (1.67%) Web Services
4 4 (1.11%) JSON
4 4 (1.11%) REST
5 3 (0.83%) CSS
5 3 (0.83%) HTML
6 2 (0.56%) COM
6 2 (0.56%) HTML5
6 2 (0.56%) jQuery
6 2 (0.56%) Sass
6 2 (0.56%) Symfony
6 2 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.28%) Ajax
7 1 (0.28%) CGI
7 1 (0.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 89 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.44%) Management Information System
3 32 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.56%) Economics
5 17 (4.72%) Smart Meter
5 17 (4.72%) Visualisation
6 16 (4.44%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.61%) Data Structures
8 12 (3.33%) NHS
8 12 (3.33%) Statistics
9 10 (2.78%) User Experience
10 9 (2.50%) Internet of Things
10 9 (2.50%) Taxonomies
11 7 (1.94%) Eurex
11 7 (1.94%) Video on Demand
12 6 (1.67%) Biotechnology
12 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.67%) Learning Management System
12 6 (1.67%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.89%) Linux
2 7 (1.94%) CentOS
2 7 (1.94%) Debian
2 7 (1.94%) Fedora
2 7 (1.94%) SUSE
2 7 (1.94%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.56%) Unix
4 1 (0.28%) Android
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (24.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 83 (23.06%) Project Management
3 72 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 53 (14.72%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (13.89%) ITIL
6 43 (11.94%) Supplier Management
7 42 (11.67%) Analytics
8 39 (10.83%) Business Development
8 39 (10.83%) Financial Modelling
8 39 (10.83%) PRINCE2
9 29 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
10 27 (7.50%) Coaching
11 24 (6.67%) B2C
11 24 (6.67%) Process Improvement
12 23 (6.39%) Presales
13 22 (6.11%) Product Management
14 21 (5.83%) Business Analysis
14 21 (5.83%) Data Modelling
14 21 (5.83%) Product Marketing
14 21 (5.83%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.56%) SQL
2 15 (4.17%) C
3 11 (3.06%) Java
4 8 (2.22%) C++
4 8 (2.22%) Perl
4 8 (2.22%) Python
5 7 (1.94%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.94%) Tcl
6 4 (1.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.83%) Ada
7 3 (0.83%) PHP
7 3 (0.83%) VBA
8 1 (0.28%) ABAP
8 1 (0.28%) C#
8 1 (0.28%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 216 (60.00%) Degree
2 35 (9.72%) ACCA
3 21 (5.83%) CIMA
4 16 (4.44%) CISSP
5 15 (4.17%) CISA
6 14 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (3.33%) CISM
7 12 (3.33%) PMI Certification
7 12 (3.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 11 (3.06%) PhD
9 9 (2.50%) CFA
9 9 (2.50%) ISEB
10 8 (2.22%) CITP
10 8 (2.22%) ICAEW
10 8 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (1.94%) PMP
11 7 (1.94%) Postgraduate
11 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.11%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.11%) QA
2 11 (3.06%) COBIT
2 11 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.39%) COSO
5 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.11%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.83%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.56%) UCITS
8 1 (0.28%) GAAP
8 1 (0.28%) HL7
8 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
1 5 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (17.22%) SAP
2 38 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.61%) Oracle
4 20 (5.56%) Cognizant
5 13 (3.61%) Cisco
6 10 (2.78%) CA
7 8 (2.22%) Hitachi
8 7 (1.94%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.94%) Fidessa
8 7 (1.94%) GL TRADE
8 7 (1.94%) NYFIX
8 7 (1.94%) Patsystems
8 7 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.94%) Reuters
9 6 (1.67%) Charles River
9 6 (1.67%) CQG
9 6 (1.67%) IBM
10 5 (1.39%) Dell
10 5 (1.39%) EMC
10 5 (1.39%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Graham Matthews
Salary: £0 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Omni IT
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 27 Days holiday, Pension, Childcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5%
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £99000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
CGI
Salary: £71000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
CGI
Salary: £71000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £58000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
MBA and Company
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
South East London
MBA and Company
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
South West
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 25 days ago
North West London
CGI
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago