The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 56 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.49% 1.08% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.10% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.72% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £55,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 492 454 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.62% 97.84% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 365 370 365
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in Merseyside

Business Manager
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in Merseyside

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in Merseyside over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in Merseyside

Business Manager
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Liverpool +3 6 £85,000 +54.54%
Wirral - 1 £50,000 -
Business Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Merseyside region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Demand Management
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 2 (20.00%) Legal
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) CISA
6 2 (20.00%) CISM
6 2 (20.00%) CISSP
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) Security Management
6 2 (20.00%) ISO 22301
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (10.00%) FMCG

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISA
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 22301
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft