Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business Manager
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 135 155
Rank change year-on-year -38 +20 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 16 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 15
Cheshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -19.64%
10th Percentile £31,375 £35,500 £16,750
90th Percentile £74,625 £70,250 £56,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3,266 2,103 2,673
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.96% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,440 1,748 2,352
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,425 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Business Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Cheshire

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Manager in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Business Manager in Cheshire

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Cheshire

Business Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 £30,000 -
Warrington -8 2 £52,500 +45.83% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £67,500 -
Business Manager
North West

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Business Development
4 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) QlikView
6 2 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Cognos
6 2 (12.50%) SAS
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) CGI
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) QlikView
1 2 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Business Development
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cognos
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) PayPal
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Veeam
2 1 (6.25%) VMware