The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 - 168
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MBA 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% - 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £71,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year +15.78% +5.55%  

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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 654 772 845
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 24.07% 26.98% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 779 804 1164
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +5.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MBA in Scotland

MBA
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MBA in Scotland

MBA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MBA in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MBA in Scotland

MBA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Edinburgh - 6 £70,000 -
MBA
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MBA.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) PMI
4 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (33.33%) Master's Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (16.67%) PMO
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Fintech
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre

MBA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Software Product Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Product Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Fintech
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) VMware