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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 804 822 762
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -60
Permanent jobs citing MBA 144 149 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.49% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 114 78 157
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £38,200 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%

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
28133 30520 32777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.59% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22650 23828 26212
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average 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 £70,000 £66,150 £69,000
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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +8 133 £70,000 +7.69% 14
London +1 74 £70,000 +5.66% 8
South East +27 20 £43,750 +22.75% 3
Yorkshire +30 16 £73,500 +47.00% 2
City of London +35 12 £50,000 -27.27% 3
Berkshire +20 12 £75,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +19 11 £75,000 - 2
Leeds +16 11 £75,000 - 2
South West +2 7 £70,000 +75.00%
Wiltshire - 7 £70,000 -
Maidenhead - 7 £55,000 -
North West +16 6 £65,000 +44.44%
West Midlands -15 6 £68,500 +37.00% 1
Solihull - 6 £68,500 -
Swindon - 6 £70,000 -
Manchester - 6 £65,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £70,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £70,000 -
Reading +13 4 - - 1
Surrey +9 4 £27,000 -64.00%
Brentford - 4 - -
Midlands -1 2 £45,000 -55.00%
Gatwick - 2 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £70,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +19 1 - - 1
Wales +1 1 - -
Guildford -1 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £95,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 1

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 253 (69.13%) Degree
2 167 (45.63%) Finance
3 116 (31.69%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (28.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 90 (24.59%) TOGAF
6 88 (24.04%) Project Management
7 87 (23.77%) Marketing
8 74 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (16.67%) SAP
10 60 (16.39%) Telecoms
11 58 (15.85%) Supplier Management
12 56 (15.30%) Analytics
13 51 (13.93%) Management Information System
13 51 (13.93%) ITIL
14 49 (13.39%) Computer Science
15 47 (12.84%) Financial Modelling
16 42 (11.48%) SAP IS-U
17 38 (10.38%) PRINCE2
17 38 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (10.38%) B2C
17 38 (10.38%) Business Development
18 36 (9.84%) Microsoft
19 34 (9.29%) Big Data
20 33 (9.02%) Risk Management
21 31 (8.47%) Line Management
22 30 (8.20%) Oracle
23 29 (7.92%) Product Management
24 28 (7.65%) Process Improvement
24 28 (7.65%) Data Modelling
25 27 (7.38%) B2B

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 10 (2.73%) SAS
2 8 (2.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (2.19%) CMS
3 6 (1.64%) Confluence
3 6 (1.64%) Drupal
3 6 (1.64%) Joomla!
3 6 (1.64%) WordPress
4 5 (1.37%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.55%) Node.js
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (5.74%) MS Visio
4 19 (5.19%) MS Office
5 13 (3.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (11.48%) SAP IS-U
2 11 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (2.19%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.55%) FastStats
5 2 (0.55%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.55%) Unica
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.10%) SaaS
2 10 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.19%) IaaS
3 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.19%) PaaS
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.82%) Heroku
4 3 (0.82%) Office 365
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.27%) AdWords
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.28%) Internet
2 7 (1.91%) LAN
3 6 (1.64%) SSH
3 6 (1.64%) Wireless
4 4 (1.09%) Extranet
4 4 (1.09%) SAN
4 4 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.09%) WLAN
5 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.82%) WAN
6 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.27%) ISDN
7 1 (0.27%) Network Security
7 1 (0.27%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.29%) Big Data
2 23 (6.28%) Relational Database
3 21 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (4.37%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.73%) GIS
6 9 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.64%) MySQL
7 6 (1.64%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.37%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.09%) DB2
9 4 (1.09%) Informix
9 4 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.09%) QlikView
9 4 (1.09%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.82%) SimpleDB
10 3 (0.82%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (2.19%) Git (software)
1 8 (2.19%) JIRA
2 4 (1.09%) ERwin
3 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.82%) Grunt
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.82%) Robotium
3 3 (0.82%) Selenium
4 2 (0.55%) git-flow
4 2 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 167 (45.63%) Finance
2 87 (23.77%) Marketing
3 60 (16.39%) Telecoms
4 25 (6.83%) Retail
5 22 (6.01%) Manufacturing
6 21 (5.74%) Banking
7 13 (3.55%) Legal
8 11 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.64%) Publishing
10 5 (1.37%) General Ledger
11 4 (1.09%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.82%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.82%) Billing
12 3 (0.82%) Local Government
13 2 (0.55%) Advertising
13 2 (0.55%) Automotive
14 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.27%) International Banking
14 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (21.04%) Architect
2 40 (10.93%) Consultant
2 40 (10.93%) Senior Manager
3 27 (7.38%) Project Manager
4 25 (6.83%) Enterprise Architect
4 25 (6.83%) IT Manager
5 22 (6.01%) Analyst
6 21 (5.74%) Business Architect
6 21 (5.74%) Enterprise Architecture Manager
7 18 (4.92%) IT Strategy Manager
7 18 (4.92%) Strategy Manager
8 15 (4.10%) Data Architect
9 14 (3.83%) Information Architect
9 14 (3.83%) Senior Architect
9 14 (3.83%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.28%) Deployment Manager
10 12 (3.28%) Deployment Project Manager
10 12 (3.28%) NHS Project Manager
10 12 (3.28%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.46%) Middleware
2 8 (2.19%) Web Services
3 6 (1.64%) HTML
3 6 (1.64%) JSON
4 5 (1.37%) CSS
4 5 (1.37%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (1.37%) Sass
4 5 (1.37%) Symfony
4 5 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (1.09%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.09%) REST
6 3 (0.82%) Backbone.js
6 3 (0.82%) Ember.js
6 3 (0.82%) HTML5
6 3 (0.82%) HTML5 Boilerplate
6 3 (0.82%) jQuery
6 3 (0.82%) React
6 3 (0.82%) RequireJS
6 3 (0.82%) Twig
7 2 (0.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 116 (31.69%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (13.93%) Management Information System
3 49 (13.39%) Computer Science
4 22 (6.01%) Visualisation
5 21 (5.74%) Smart Meter
6 18 (4.92%) Data Structures
7 16 (4.37%) Data Centre
8 15 (4.10%) Economics
9 14 (3.83%) NHS
9 14 (3.83%) Taxonomies
10 11 (3.01%) Mobile App
10 11 (3.01%) Statistics
11 10 (2.73%) Biotechnology
12 9 (2.46%) Private Cloud
13 8 (2.19%) Blog
13 8 (2.19%) Internet of Things
13 8 (2.19%) User Experience
14 7 (1.91%) Life Science
14 7 (1.91%) PMI
14 7 (1.91%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.92%) Linux
2 5 (1.37%) Android
2 5 (1.37%) CentOS
2 5 (1.37%) Debian
2 5 (1.37%) Fedora
2 5 (1.37%) SUSE
2 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (28.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 90 (24.59%) TOGAF
3 88 (24.04%) Project Management
4 74 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (15.85%) Supplier Management
6 56 (15.30%) Analytics
7 51 (13.93%) ITIL
8 47 (12.84%) Financial Modelling
9 38 (10.38%) B2C
9 38 (10.38%) Business Development
9 38 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (10.38%) PRINCE2
10 33 (9.02%) Risk Management
11 31 (8.47%) Line Management
12 29 (7.92%) Product Management
13 28 (7.65%) Data Modelling
13 28 (7.65%) Process Improvement
14 27 (7.38%) B2B
14 27 (7.38%) Presales
15 25 (6.83%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.56%) SQL
2 14 (3.83%) Java
3 13 (3.55%) C
4 12 (3.28%) Python
5 11 (3.01%) C++
6 10 (2.73%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.46%) PHP
8 6 (1.64%) Perl
9 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.37%) R
9 5 (1.37%) Ruby
9 5 (1.37%) Tcl
10 3 (0.82%) Ada
10 3 (0.82%) VBA
11 1 (0.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 253 (69.13%) Degree
2 27 (7.38%) ACCA
3 18 (4.92%) CIMA
4 17 (4.64%) PhD
5 16 (4.37%) CISSP
6 13 (3.55%) CISA
6 13 (3.55%) CISM
6 13 (3.55%) ISEB
7 12 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (3.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 10 (2.73%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.73%) Security Cleared
9 8 (2.19%) CITP
10 7 (1.91%) PMP
11 6 (1.64%) ICAEW
11 6 (1.64%) Postgraduate
12 5 (1.37%) CFA
12 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.09%) MCDBA
13 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.56%) QA
2 16 (4.37%) COBIT
2 16 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (3.55%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.64%) COSO
6 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.09%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.55%) HL7
8 2 (0.55%) UCITS
9 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (16.67%) SAP
2 36 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.20%) Oracle
4 16 (4.37%) Cognizant
5 11 (3.01%) Cisco
6 8 (2.19%) Hitachi
6 8 (2.19%) IBM
6 8 (2.19%) VMware
7 6 (1.64%) CA
7 6 (1.64%) Charles River
7 6 (1.64%) Tableau
8 5 (1.37%) Bloomberg
8 5 (1.37%) Citrix
8 5 (1.37%) CQG
8 5 (1.37%) GL TRADE
8 5 (1.37%) NYFIX
8 5 (1.37%) Patsystems
8 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.37%) Reuters
8 5 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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London Business School
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum plus bonus & shares
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Omni RMS
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50 - £65k depending on experience + 15%
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + commission
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
IBS Consulting
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago