Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Business Manager
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 112 147
Rank change year-on-year +20 +35 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 19 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.43% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.77% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 8
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +47.06% -15.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,150 £26,550
90th Percentile £60,500 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1301 1697 2150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.97% 98.15% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1496 1922
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,013
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Kent

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Kent

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Kent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Kent

Business Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £48,750 -
Chatham +2 1 £67,500 +132.76%
Dover - 1 £35,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £42,500 -
Business Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Kent region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) Advertising
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (36.84%) Dashboard Development
4 7 (36.84%) Power BI
5 5 (26.32%) Business Development
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) BCP
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Legal
7 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
7 3 (15.79%) Information Security
7 3 (15.79%) ISO 22301
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Telesales
7 3 (15.79%) SAP Business One
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Power BI
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (52.63%) Advertising
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Business Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
4 3 (15.79%) BCP
4 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Telesales
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO 22301
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP