Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 215 242
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 -2
Permanent jobs citing MBA 10 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% 0.019% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.080% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Scotland median annual salary £130,000 £52,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +147.62% -34.38% +60.00%
10th Percentile £46,750 £48,750 £66,300
90th Percentile £135,000 £56,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +12.50% -7.69%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1350 1249 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 23.92% 24.08% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 855 742 1176
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 6 months to 23 November 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 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
Edinburgh - 9 £130,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
MBA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Master's Degree
4 5 (50.00%) CISM
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (50.00%) CISSP
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) CISA
5 4 (40.00%) PMI
5 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (30.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) Nagios
7 2 (20.00%) BCP
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) Splunk

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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) PMI
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) BCP
3 2 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (50.00%) CISSP
2 5 (50.00%) Master's Degree
3 4 (40.00%) CISA
3 4 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) F5
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
1 2 (20.00%) VMware