Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 909 1015 996
Rank change year-on-year +106 -19 -87
Permanent jobs citing MBA 239 174 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 123 93 162
England median annual salary £71,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% +16.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £36,500 £40,400 £36,000
90th Percentile £111,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% -7.69%

MBA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40095 46574 56191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.00% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31023 37620 45108
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MBA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MBA in England

MBA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MBA in England

MBA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MBA in England

MBA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London +52 148 £72,500 - 10
South East +69 62 £72,500 +3.57% 1
South West +35 10 £78,750 +8.62%
Midlands +40 9 £50,000 +33.33% 3
West Midlands +23 9 £50,000 +48.15% 3
East of England +22 7 £51,750 -52.41% 1
North of England -6 4 £83,250 +23.33% 1
Yorkshire +21 2 £97,500 +44.44%
North West -6 2 £47,500 -32.14% 1
MBA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing MBA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MBA.

1 161 (67.36%) Degree
2 116 (48.54%) Finance
3 73 (30.54%) Business Development
4 68 (28.45%) Project Management
5 53 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (19.67%) Mentoring
7 46 (19.25%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (17.57%) QA
9 40 (16.74%) Time Management
10 37 (15.48%) Product Management
10 37 (15.48%) Marketing
10 37 (15.48%) SAP
11 36 (15.06%) Microsoft Excel
12 35 (14.64%) Computer Science
13 34 (14.23%) B2B
14 33 (13.81%) Risk Management
15 31 (12.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 28 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (11.72%) Banking
17 27 (11.30%) Change Management
17 27 (11.30%) SAP Implementation
18 26 (10.88%) Analytics
19 25 (10.46%) Big Data
19 25 (10.46%) SAS
20 24 (10.04%) Manufacturing
20 24 (10.04%) Data Analysis
21 23 (9.62%) Asset Management
21 23 (9.62%) PRINCE2
21 23 (9.62%) Tableau
22 22 (9.21%) Validation

MBA
Co-occurring 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 25 (10.46%) SAS
2 9 (3.77%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.35%) Apache
3 8 (3.35%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.42%) IPython
5 1 (0.42%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.42%) Moodle
5 1 (0.42%) Sakai
Applications
1 36 (15.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (12.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.18%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (8.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.84%) Magento
2 2 (0.84%) Primavera
2 2 (0.84%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.84%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.11%) SaaS
2 8 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.84%) Mimecast
4 2 (0.84%) Serverless
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.42%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) Internet
2 2 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.42%) BGP
3 1 (0.42%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.42%) DWDM
3 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.42%) OSPF
3 1 (0.42%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.46%) Big Data
2 20 (8.37%) Hadoop
3 14 (5.86%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.02%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.60%) Power BI
6 11 (4.60%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.60%) SAP HANA
7 8 (3.35%) HBase
7 8 (3.35%) OLAP
7 8 (3.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (3.35%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.35%) Star Schema
8 7 (2.93%) GIS
9 4 (1.67%) PowerPivot
9 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (3.35%) Fiddler
2 2 (0.84%) JIRA
3 1 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 116 (48.54%) Finance
2 37 (15.48%) Marketing
3 28 (11.72%) Banking
4 24 (10.04%) Manufacturing
5 16 (6.69%) German Language
5 16 (6.69%) Investment Banking
5 16 (6.69%) Retail Banking
6 13 (5.44%) Retail
6 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.77%) Legal
8 5 (2.09%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.67%) Advertising
9 4 (1.67%) Billing
9 4 (1.67%) Digital Economy
9 4 (1.67%) Games
10 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.84%) Automotive
10 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.84%) Law
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (14.64%) Architect
2 29 (12.13%) Product Manager
3 28 (11.72%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (11.30%) SAP Architect
4 27 (11.30%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 20 (8.37%) Consultant
6 19 (7.95%) Senior Manager
7 18 (7.53%) Technical Manager
7 18 (7.53%) Technical Product Manager
8 15 (6.28%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
9 13 (5.44%) Head of IT
10 12 (5.02%) Developer
11 10 (4.18%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
11 10 (4.18%) Supply Chain Architect
12 9 (3.77%) Programme Manager
13 8 (3.35%) Account Manager
13 8 (3.35%) Change Consultant
14 7 (2.93%) Digital Communications Manager
14 7 (2.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 6 (2.51%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.69%) HTML
2 15 (6.28%) AngularJS
2 15 (6.28%) HTML5
3 11 (4.60%) JSON
4 9 (3.77%) .NET
4 9 (3.77%) Node.js
4 9 (3.77%) XML
5 8 (3.35%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.35%) ADO.NET
5 8 (3.35%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (3.35%) Backbone.js
5 8 (3.35%) Entity Framework
5 8 (3.35%) jQuery
5 8 (3.35%) SOAP
5 8 (3.35%) WCF
5 8 (3.35%) WF
5 8 (3.35%) WPF
6 7 (2.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.25%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (14.64%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.35%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.67%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.67%) NHS
6 4 (1.67%) PMI
7 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.26%) Fintech
7 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.26%) User Experience
8 2 (0.84%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Blog
9 1 (0.42%) Digital Currency
9 1 (0.42%) Online Games
9 1 (0.42%) Social Network
9 1 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.60%) Windows
2 10 (4.18%) Android
2 10 (4.18%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.18%) Linux
3 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (30.54%) Business Development
2 68 (28.45%) Project Management
3 53 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (19.67%) Mentoring
5 40 (16.74%) Time Management
6 37 (15.48%) Product Management
7 34 (14.23%) B2B
8 33 (13.81%) Risk Management
9 28 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (11.30%) Change Management
10 27 (11.30%) SAP Implementation
11 26 (10.88%) Analytics
12 24 (10.04%) Data Analysis
13 23 (9.62%) Asset Management
13 23 (9.62%) PRINCE2
14 22 (9.21%) Validation
15 20 (8.37%) E-Commerce
15 20 (8.37%) Scrum
16 19 (7.95%) Internal Audit
16 19 (7.95%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.37%) SQL
2 16 (6.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.28%) ES6
4 13 (5.44%) C
4 13 (5.44%) Java
5 11 (4.60%) Python
6 10 (4.18%) C#
7 4 (1.67%) VBA
8 3 (1.26%) PHP
9 2 (0.84%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) Perl
10 1 (0.42%) R
10 1 (0.42%) Ruby
10 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 161 (67.36%) Degree
2 15 (6.28%) CIMA
2 15 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.86%) Master's Degree
4 10 (4.18%) CIPD
4 10 (4.18%) CISSP
4 10 (4.18%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.35%) CISA
5 8 (3.35%) CISM
6 7 (2.93%) ACCA
7 6 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.51%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.09%) PMP
8 5 (2.09%) SAP Certification
9 3 (1.26%) CRISC
10 2 (0.84%) PhD
10 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.42%) CCNP
11 1 (0.42%) CFA
11 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (17.57%) QA
2 17 (7.11%) Data Quality
3 16 (6.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (3.35%) PMO
5 3 (1.26%) IFRS
5 3 (1.26%) SLA
6 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.42%) COBIT
7 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.42%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (2.51%) SAP ITS
2 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (15.48%) SAP
2 23 (9.62%) Tableau
3 19 (7.95%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.77%) Google
5 8 (3.35%) Oracle
6 7 (2.93%) Cognizant
6 7 (2.93%) Facebook
7 5 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.67%) Cognos
9 3 (1.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.84%) Sophos
10 2 (0.84%) Xero
11 1 (0.42%) Blackboard
11 1 (0.42%) Dell
11 1 (0.42%) F5
11 1 (0.42%) HP
11 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.42%) VMware
11 1 (0.42%) Workday