The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Manager
UK / England
Rank 376 371 394
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 610 796 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.76% 0.82% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.86% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 501 645 580
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,018 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Business Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in England

Business Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in England

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in England

Business Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 247 £60,000 -7.69% 33
South East +45 113 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Yorkshire +34 60 £50,000 - 3
East of England +25 58 £48,750 -18.75% 5
West Midlands -4 44 £55,000 - 6
North West -21 39 £47,500 -5.00% 5
East Midlands +14 30 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South West +9 18 £55,000 -4.34% 8
Business Manager
UK

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Business Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 334 (29.58%) Business Development
2 319 (28.26%) Finance
3 255 (22.59%) Project Management
4 204 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
5 172 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (14.97%) Marketing
7 157 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 156 (13.82%) Microsoft
9 153 (13.55%) Business Analysis
10 137 (12.13%) Degree
11 107 (9.48%) Change Management
12 103 (9.12%) SQL
13 94 (8.33%) Retail
14 90 (7.97%) CRM
14 90 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
15 87 (7.71%) ERP
16 79 (7.00%) SAP
16 79 (7.00%) PRINCE2
17 75 (6.64%) Banking
18 72 (6.38%) Service Delivery
18 72 (6.38%) Analytics
19 70 (6.20%) IT Strategy
20 65 (5.76%) MS Excel
21 62 (5.49%) Business Transformation
22 60 (5.31%) Risk Management
23 59 (5.23%) Oracle
24 58 (5.14%) ITIL
25 57 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
26 55 (4.87%) Manufacturing
27 53 (4.69%) Lead Generation

Business Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 29 (2.57%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.89%) SAS
3 5 (0.44%) Apache
3 5 (0.44%) Confluence
3 5 (0.44%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.44%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.35%) CMS
5 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.18%) JBoss
5 2 (0.18%) Kentico
6 1 (0.089%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.089%) Documentum
6 1 (0.089%) Mule
6 1 (0.089%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.90%) MS Office
3 28 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.97%) MS Project
5 9 (0.80%) SPSS
6 6 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.089%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (1.33%) SAP Business One
4 14 (1.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (1.24%) SAP ERP
5 10 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
7 8 (0.71%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.53%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.44%) Sage X3
9 5 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.35%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
11 3 (0.27%) Sage CRM
12 2 (0.18%) Infor M3
12 2 (0.18%) Maximo
12 2 (0.18%) Movex
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.21%) SaaS
2 19 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.24%) Office 365
4 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.18%) Slack
5 2 (0.18%) Sumo Logic
6 1 (0.089%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.089%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.089%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.089%) PaaS
6 1 (0.089%) ServiceMax
6 1 (0.089%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.51%) VoIP
2 14 (1.24%) MPLS
3 13 (1.15%) Firewall
3 13 (1.15%) Unified Communications
4 12 (1.06%) Internet
5 9 (0.80%) Intranet
5 9 (0.80%) SAN
6 8 (0.71%) VPLS
6 8 (0.71%) VPN
6 8 (0.71%) WAN
6 8 (0.71%) Wireless
7 7 (0.62%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.53%) Network Security
9 5 (0.44%) DNS
9 5 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
9 5 (0.44%) SNMP
9 5 (0.44%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.35%) Extranet
10 4 (0.35%) NAS
10 4 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (4.52%) SQL Server
3 41 (3.63%) Power BI
4 31 (2.75%) Big Data
5 26 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (1.86%) QlikView
7 19 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.89%) GIS
10 10 (0.89%) Hadoop
11 9 (0.80%) SAP BW
12 8 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (0.71%) MySQL
13 7 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.62%) OLAP
14 5 (0.44%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
15 4 (0.35%) Qlik Sense
15 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.089%) Eclipse
General
1 319 (28.26%) Finance
2 169 (14.97%) Marketing
3 94 (8.33%) Retail
4 75 (6.64%) Banking
5 55 (4.87%) Manufacturing
6 50 (4.43%) Telecoms
7 38 (3.37%) Advertising
8 30 (2.66%) Legal
9 27 (2.39%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.59%) Publishing
11 16 (1.42%) Front Office
12 13 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.89%) Automotive
14 10 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
15 8 (0.71%) Electronics
15 8 (0.71%) French Language
16 7 (0.62%) Back Office
16 7 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
17 6 (0.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (4.07%) .NET
2 8 (0.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (0.62%) Web Services
4 6 (0.53%) EDI
5 5 (0.44%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.35%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.35%) Middleware
7 3 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.18%) XML
9 1 (0.089%) COM
9 1 (0.089%) Laravel
9 1 (0.089%) MDX
9 1 (0.089%) Meteor
9 1 (0.089%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 90 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 34 (3.01%) FMCG
4 22 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 13 (1.15%) Driving Licence
6 12 (1.06%) Equities
6 12 (1.06%) Virtual Team
7 10 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (0.80%) Fintech
8 9 (0.80%) NHS
9 8 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.71%) Social Media
10 7 (0.62%) Derivative
10 7 (0.62%) Internet of Things
11 6 (0.53%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.53%) PMI
12 4 (0.35%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.35%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.35%) Life Science
12 4 (0.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (0.97%) Windows
2 7 (0.62%) Linux
3 6 (0.53%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
4 5 (0.44%) Ubuntu
4 5 (0.44%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (29.58%) Business Development
2 255 (22.59%) Project Management
3 204 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
4 172 (15.23%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 153 (13.55%) Business Analysis
7 107 (9.48%) Change Management
8 90 (7.97%) CRM
9 87 (7.71%) ERP
10 79 (7.00%) PRINCE2
11 72 (6.38%) Analytics
11 72 (6.38%) Service Delivery
12 70 (6.20%) IT Strategy
13 62 (5.49%) Business Transformation
14 60 (5.31%) Risk Management
15 58 (5.14%) ITIL
16 53 (4.69%) Lead Generation
17 52 (4.61%) Coaching
18 50 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
19 49 (4.34%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (9.12%) SQL
2 32 (2.83%) C
3 30 (2.66%) T-SQL
4 8 (0.71%) VBA
5 7 (0.62%) C#
6 6 (0.53%) Python
7 4 (0.35%) R
7 4 (0.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.18%) C++
8 2 (0.18%) Java
9 1 (0.089%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.089%) Go
9 1 (0.089%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.089%) Julia
9 1 (0.089%) PHP
9 1 (0.089%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.089%) Scala
9 1 (0.089%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (12.13%) Degree
2 20 (1.77%) PMI Certification
2 20 (1.77%) PMP
3 18 (1.59%) MBA
4 17 (1.51%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.06%) CIMA
5 12 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (0.89%) ISEB
6 10 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.80%) CISA
8 6 (0.53%) CISM
8 6 (0.53%) CISSP
9 5 (0.44%) CBAP
9 5 (0.44%) IIBA
10 4 (0.35%) APMP
10 4 (0.35%) CREST Certified
10 4 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.27%) ACCA
11 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.99%) QA
2 21 (1.86%) PMO
3 14 (1.24%) SLA
4 12 (1.06%) ISO22301
5 9 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.62%) MiFID
7 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.089%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.089%) FATCA
9 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.089%) Val IT
System Software
1 14 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.44%) VMware ESX
2 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (0.44%) Backup Exec
1 5 (0.44%) Nagios
2 3 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.089%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.089%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.089%) SCCM
3 1 (0.089%) SCOM
Vendors
1 156 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 79 (7.00%) SAP
3 59 (5.23%) Oracle
4 41 (3.63%) Tableau
5 38 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (2.39%) Sage
7 18 (1.59%) Cisco
7 18 (1.59%) Google
8 15 (1.33%) Infor
8 15 (1.33%) VMware
9 13 (1.15%) Epicor
9 13 (1.15%) HP
10 10 (0.89%) JD Edwards
11 9 (0.80%) Palo Alto
11 9 (0.80%) WatchGuard
12 8 (0.71%) NetApp
13 6 (0.53%) Citrix
14 5 (0.44%) Baan
14 5 (0.44%) EMC
14 5 (0.44%) Sophos
Oldham, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derbyshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum PLUS UNCAPPED COMMISSION AND CAR ALLOWANCE
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + OTE (100% uncapped) + Car All (10%
Posted: 4 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Adeptis Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum OTE £100k Car, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + OTE & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + c.25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: negotiable + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent pension scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Double OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
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