The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
England / North West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 227 244
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17  
Permanent jobs citing MBA 4 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.064% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.28% 0.44% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Median salary - £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +73.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £70,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -10.71% +30.23%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1414 1377 1817
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.65% 24.06% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1119 1397
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing MBA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MBA in the North West

MBA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for MBA in the North West

MBA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Manchester -27 4 - -
MBA
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 North West region with a requirement for MBA.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Supplier Management
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) E-Procurement
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Broadband
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
3 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (28.57%) Workload Management
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Broadband
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Relationships Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Supplier Management
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) E-Procurement
3 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Workload Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP