Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £69,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 435 362 344
Rank change year-on-year -73 -18 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 474 625 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.82% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.86% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 330 546 697
London median annual salary £69,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £46,125 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £92,050 £95,000 £99,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -3.51%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in London

Business Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London +1 103 £70,500 +8.46% 7
West London -14 11 £90,000 +50.00% 1
South London +12 10 £53,250 +6.50% 2
East London +2 3 £54,000 -36.47% 1
North London +7 1 £50,000 +2.04%
Business Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 213 (44.94%) Finance
2 158 (33.33%) Business Development
3 116 (24.47%) Banking
4 105 (22.15%) Project Management
5 90 (18.99%) Investment Banking
5 90 (18.99%) Degree
6 84 (17.72%) Asset Management
7 82 (17.30%) Wealth Management
8 78 (16.46%) Retail Banking
9 77 (16.24%) Business Analysis
10 66 (13.92%) Microsoft
11 65 (13.71%) PMO
12 59 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (12.03%) SharePoint
14 55 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
15 51 (10.76%) Planning and Forecasting
16 48 (10.13%) Financial Analysis
16 48 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (9.92%) Flash
17 47 (9.92%) Business Forecasting
18 45 (9.49%) Marketing
19 42 (8.86%) Retail
20 38 (8.02%) Analytics
21 35 (7.38%) Risk Management
21 35 (7.38%) Lead Generation
22 34 (7.17%) SaaS
23 33 (6.96%) SQL
24 32 (6.75%) Migration
25 31 (6.54%) Change Management
26 28 (5.91%) Cybersecurity

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 57 (12.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.63%) Drupal
3 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (3.38%) MS Visio
2 15 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
1 9 (1.90%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.84%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.21%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.17%) SaaS
2 11 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.90%) IaaS
4 6 (1.27%) Office 365
5 4 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.53%) VPN
2 11 (2.32%) MPLS
3 10 (2.11%) Unified Communications
4 8 (1.69%) Internet
5 6 (1.27%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.27%) Network Security
6 4 (0.84%) Broadband
6 4 (0.84%) WLAN
7 3 (0.63%) SAN
7 3 (0.63%) WAN
7 3 (0.63%) Wireless
8 2 (0.42%) LAN
8 2 (0.42%) Skype
8 2 (0.42%) SMS
8 2 (0.42%) VoIP
9 1 (0.21%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.21%) VPLS
9 1 (0.21%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.95%) Power BI
3 9 (1.90%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.27%) Big Data
6 4 (0.84%) QlikView
7 3 (0.63%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.42%) MySQL
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) OLAP
9 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.05%) JIRA
3 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.42%) YouTrack
4 1 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 213 (44.94%) Finance
2 116 (24.47%) Banking
3 90 (18.99%) Investment Banking
4 78 (16.46%) Retail Banking
5 45 (9.49%) Marketing
6 42 (8.86%) Retail
7 23 (4.85%) Telecoms
8 21 (4.43%) Legal
9 18 (3.80%) Advertising
10 14 (2.95%) Games
11 6 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.27%) Front Office
11 6 (1.27%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.27%) German Language
12 5 (1.05%) Back Office
12 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.84%) Law
13 4 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.63%) Electronics
14 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (9.92%) Flash
2 10 (2.11%) .NET
3 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.42%) Middleware
5 1 (0.21%) COM
5 1 (0.21%) Web Services
5 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.64%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.32%) Fintech
5 8 (1.69%) Derivative
5 8 (1.69%) Reinsurance
6 6 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.05%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.05%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.05%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.84%) CESG
8 4 (0.84%) Equities
8 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.63%) CCTV
9 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.63%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.63%) Online Gambling
9 3 (0.63%) Online Games
9 3 (0.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.84%) Windows
2 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.21%) Linux
3 1 (0.21%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (33.33%) Business Development
2 105 (22.15%) Project Management
3 84 (17.72%) Asset Management
4 82 (17.30%) Wealth Management
5 77 (16.24%) Business Analysis
6 59 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (11.60%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (10.76%) Planning and Forecasting
9 48 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
9 48 (10.13%) Financial Analysis
10 47 (9.92%) Business Forecasting
11 38 (8.02%) Analytics
12 35 (7.38%) Lead Generation
12 35 (7.38%) Risk Management
13 32 (6.75%) Migration
14 31 (6.54%) Change Management
15 28 (5.91%) Cybersecurity
16 23 (4.85%) E-Commerce
16 23 (4.85%) Line Management
17 22 (4.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.96%) SQL
2 15 (3.16%) T-SQL
3 7 (1.48%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.05%) Python
4 5 (1.05%) R
5 4 (0.84%) C#
6 3 (0.63%) PHP
6 3 (0.63%) VB
6 3 (0.63%) X++
7 2 (0.42%) C
8 1 (0.21%) C++
8 1 (0.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 90 (18.99%) Degree
2 18 (3.80%) ISEB
3 9 (1.90%) APMG
3 9 (1.90%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.42%) CBAP
6 2 (0.42%) IIBA
6 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.21%) APMP
7 1 (0.21%) MCP
7 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (13.71%) PMO
2 8 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.48%) MiFID
4 6 (1.27%) QA
4 6 (1.27%) SLA
5 5 (1.05%) GDPR
6 4 (0.84%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.21%) COBIT
9 1 (0.21%) EMIR
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.21%) HDFS
1 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 66 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.22%) Oracle
3 12 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (2.11%) Tableau
5 9 (1.90%) SAP
6 7 (1.48%) Cisco
7 5 (1.05%) Guidewire
8 4 (0.84%) Cognos
8 4 (0.84%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.84%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.63%) Apple
9 3 (0.63%) FNZ
9 3 (0.63%) Google
10 2 (0.42%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.42%) Murex
10 2 (0.42%) Splunk
10 2 (0.42%) VMware
11 1 (0.21%) Calypso
11 1 (0.21%) Dell
11 1 (0.21%) HP