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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Rank 669 746 628
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -118
Permanent jobs citing MBA 236 145 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.47% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 156 99 215
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £105,000 £93,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £65,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +10.16%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32296 30771 34641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.85% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25797 24744 29405
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +38 211 £60,000 -14.28% 10
London -19 124 £71,250 +1.78% 5
South East +7 40 £45,000 -30.76% 3
East of England -7 19 £55,000 -45.00% 2
City of London -19 18 £88,750 +26.78% 1
Surrey +21 13 £60,000 -7.69%
Cambridgeshire - 13 £55,000 - 2
South West +3 11 £49,000 -36.77%
Hampshire -7 9 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Hertfordshire +12 6 £56,250 -43.75%
Yorkshire -35 6 £74,100 +14.00%
Kent - 6 £30,000 -
Watford - 6 £56,250 -
Folkestone - 6 £30,000 -
West Midlands +20 5 £56,250 -10.00%
Berkshire +7 5 £105,000 +84.21% 1
South Yorkshire -6 5 £74,100 +14.00%
Guildford - 5 £60,000 -
Barnsley - 4 £74,100 -
Bristol - 4 £55,000 -
Devon - 4 £46,500 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Paignton - 4 £46,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £56,250 -
Reading -6 3 - - 1
Wiltshire -11 3 £49,000 -34.66%
Oxfordshire - 3 £38,500 -
Oxford - 3 £38,500 -
Brighton - 3 - -
North West +8 2 £28,500 -52.50%

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 305 (66.16%) Degree
2 233 (50.54%) Finance
3 136 (29.50%) Project Management
4 106 (22.99%) Marketing
5 93 (20.17%) Analytics
6 81 (17.57%) Business Development
7 71 (15.40%) Computer Science
8 67 (14.53%) MS Excel
8 67 (14.53%) Microsoft
9 66 (14.32%) Change Management
10 64 (13.88%) Retail
11 60 (13.02%) Risk Management
12 57 (12.36%) ITIL
13 54 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (11.50%) PMI Certification
15 52 (11.28%) CIMA
16 47 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 47 (10.20%) Oracle
17 44 (9.54%) SAP
17 44 (9.54%) PRINCE2
18 42 (9.11%) ACCA
18 42 (9.11%) Continuous Improvement
19 41 (8.89%) CRM
20 40 (8.68%) SQL
21 38 (8.24%) CA
22 37 (8.03%) Windows
22 37 (8.03%) Spanish Language
23 35 (7.59%) Pharmaceutical
23 35 (7.59%) Internet
23 35 (7.59%) Manufacturing

MBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (3.90%) SAS
2 14 (3.04%) CMS
3 7 (1.52%) Lync
4 5 (1.08%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.87%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.43%) Drupal
6 2 (0.43%) WordPress
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 67 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (3.47%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (3.25%) MS Project
5 10 (2.17%) MS Office
6 8 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.74%) SPSS
7 2 (0.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (5.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 25 (5.42%) Oracle Payables
1 25 (5.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 22 (4.77%) SAP FI
3 21 (4.56%) SAP CO
3 21 (4.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 20 (4.34%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (4.34%) Oracle Assets
5 17 (3.69%) Oracle Cash Management
6 10 (2.17%) Oracle FAH
6 10 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (1.95%) Oracle 11i
7 9 (1.95%) SAP BPC
8 7 (1.52%) SAP FI-CA
8 7 (1.52%) SAP APO
9 5 (1.08%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.43%) SiteCatalyst
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.08%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.59%) Internet
2 7 (1.52%) Firewall
2 7 (1.52%) Broadband
3 6 (1.30%) VoIP
4 5 (1.08%) Wireless Security
4 5 (1.08%) Network Security
4 5 (1.08%) Wireless
4 5 (1.08%) LAN
5 4 (0.87%) MVNO
5 4 (0.87%) SAN
5 4 (0.87%) 3G
5 4 (0.87%) NGN
6 3 (0.65%) IPv6
6 3 (0.65%) WLAN
6 3 (0.65%) xDSL
6 3 (0.65%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.43%) WAN
7 2 (0.43%) SNMP
8 1 (0.22%) WiMAX
8 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
1 22 (4.77%) QlikView
2 21 (4.56%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (2.39%) MongoDB
4 10 (2.17%) Big Data
5 9 (1.95%) Spotfire
6 7 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.43%) MarkLogic
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.22%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Essbase
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (3.04%) MSTest
1 14 (3.04%) Cucumber
1 14 (3.04%) SpecFlow
2 8 (1.74%) Rational Rose
3 6 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (0.43%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.22%) JIRA
5 1 (0.22%) ERwin
General
1 233 (50.54%) Finance
2 106 (22.99%) Marketing
3 64 (13.88%) Retail
4 37 (8.03%) Spanish Language
5 35 (7.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 35 (7.59%) Manufacturing
6 33 (7.16%) Telecoms
7 28 (6.07%) Banking
8 25 (5.42%) French Language
9 24 (5.21%) German Language
10 23 (4.99%) General Ledger
11 16 (3.47%) Advertising
12 15 (3.25%) Italian Language
13 14 (3.04%) Publishing
14 10 (2.17%) Billing
15 9 (1.95%) Law
16 8 (1.74%) Legal
17 5 (1.08%) Games
18 4 (0.87%) Czech Language
18 4 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (16.05%) Consultant
2 31 (6.72%) Architect
3 28 (6.07%) Analyst
4 25 (5.42%) Project Manager
5 21 (4.56%) Business Manager
5 21 (4.56%) Developer
6 19 (4.12%) .NET Developer
6 19 (4.12%) Senior Manager
6 19 (4.12%) Business Analyst
7 17 (3.69%) Product Manager
8 15 (3.25%) Senior Developer
9 14 (3.04%) Service Manager
9 14 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.04%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (2.60%) C# Developer
10 12 (2.60%) Enterprise Architect
10 12 (2.60%) Business Strategist
10 12 (2.60%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (2.39%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.29%) .NET
2 20 (4.34%) ASP.NET
3 19 (4.12%) HTML
4 16 (3.47%) CSS
4 16 (3.47%) Web Services
5 14 (3.04%) HTML5
5 14 (3.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 14 (3.04%) CSS3
5 14 (3.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 14 (3.04%) Castle Windsor
5 14 (3.04%) ELMAH
5 14 (3.04%) Gherkin
5 14 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (3.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (3.04%) Durandal
5 14 (3.04%) SOAP
5 14 (3.04%) .NET Framework
5 14 (3.04%) Ajax
5 14 (3.04%) jQuery
5 14 (3.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (15.40%) Computer Science
2 34 (7.38%) PMI
3 22 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.90%) Credit Risk
5 17 (3.69%) Social Media
6 15 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 15 (3.25%) Statistics
7 13 (2.82%) EMV
8 12 (2.60%) Open Source
9 11 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.95%) Life Science
11 8 (1.74%) Data Integration
12 6 (1.30%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.30%) EFT
13 5 (1.08%) Derivative
14 4 (0.87%) Clustering
14 4 (0.87%) Informatics
14 4 (0.87%) Online Games
15 3 (0.65%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.03%) Windows
2 33 (7.16%) UNIX
3 32 (6.94%) Linux
4 11 (2.39%) Ubuntu
4 11 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.52%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.87%) Solaris
9 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.22%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (29.50%) Project Management
2 93 (20.17%) Analytics
3 81 (17.57%) Business Development
4 66 (14.32%) Change Management
5 60 (13.02%) Risk Management
6 57 (12.36%) ITIL
7 54 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
8 47 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (9.54%) PRINCE2
10 42 (9.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 41 (8.89%) CRM
12 34 (7.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 33 (7.16%) Product Management
13 33 (7.16%) E-Commerce
13 33 (7.16%) Service Delivery
14 30 (6.51%) Six Sigma
15 28 (6.07%) UML
16 26 (5.64%) CMMI
17 25 (5.42%) Data Management
17 25 (5.42%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 40 (8.68%) SQL
2 22 (4.77%) VBA
3 21 (4.56%) C#
3 21 (4.56%) Java
4 14 (3.04%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.82%) VBScript
5 13 (2.82%) VB.NET
6 11 (2.39%) PHP
7 9 (1.95%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.95%) C
8 7 (1.52%) Perl
8 7 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.22%) Python
9 1 (0.22%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) ABAP
9 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 305 (66.16%) Degree
2 53 (11.50%) PMI Certification
3 52 (11.28%) CIMA
4 42 (9.11%) ACCA
5 30 (6.51%) CISSP
6 23 (4.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (4.77%) CISA
8 20 (4.34%) PMP
9 18 (3.90%) PhD
10 13 (2.82%) CFA
11 10 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.95%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (1.52%) HNC
14 6 (1.30%) CCNA
14 6 (1.30%) PCI QSA
15 5 (1.08%) CIPFA
16 4 (0.87%) Postgraduate
16 4 (0.87%) CCNP
16 4 (0.87%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.04%) Data Quality
2 13 (2.82%) COBIT
3 11 (2.39%) QA
4 10 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (1.52%) SLA
7 6 (1.30%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.65%) COSO
8 3 (0.65%) MiFID
8 3 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.65%) EMIR
8 3 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.43%) ISO 14000
9 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.22%) BS7799
10 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (1.30%) Terminal Server
1 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.87%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) XenServer
4 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.30%) OpenView
2 2 (0.43%) Netcool
3 1 (0.22%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 67 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.20%) Oracle
3 44 (9.54%) SAP
4 38 (8.24%) CA
5 26 (5.64%) Cognos
6 20 (4.34%) Siebel
6 20 (4.34%) Cisco
7 18 (3.90%) MicroStrategy
8 13 (2.82%) Cognizant
9 10 (2.17%) Hyperion
10 9 (1.95%) Unica
10 9 (1.95%) Aprimo
10 9 (1.95%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.74%) Sybase
11 8 (1.74%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.74%) Casewise
12 7 (1.52%) OutlookSoft
12 7 (1.52%) Tableau
13 6 (1.30%) VMware
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: basics to 30k plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire
Blue Marble Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EURO CONSULTING LTD
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 8 days ago
England
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Met Police
Salary: £91,854 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension + health
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 22 days ago