The median annual salary for a Business Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 335 338
Rank change year-on-year +55 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Manager 116 122 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.64% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 106 108 107
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.50% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Business Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Manager in the South East

Business Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Business Manager in the South East

Business Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Manager in the South East

Business Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Surrey +35 25 £65,000 +44.44% 3
West Sussex +32 25 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hampshire +37 21 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Berkshire +16 20 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Kent +24 8 £58,750 +46.87%
Oxfordshire +8 5 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Middlesex - 3 - -
East Sussex -2 2 £59,625 +19.25% 2
Business Manager
England

Business Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South East region featuring Business Manager in the job title.

1 76 (36.54%) Business Development
2 52 (25.00%) Finance
3 50 (24.04%) Project Management
4 43 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (18.27%) Business Analysis
6 35 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (12.02%) Degree
7 25 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (10.10%) PRINCE2
10 21 (10.10%) Marketing
10 21 (10.10%) Waterfall
11 19 (9.13%) CRM
11 19 (9.13%) IT Strategy
12 18 (8.65%) Line Management
12 18 (8.65%) ERP
13 17 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (8.17%) MS Excel
13 17 (8.17%) SQL Server
13 17 (8.17%) Business Transformation
14 16 (7.69%) Presales
15 15 (7.21%) SQL
15 15 (7.21%) SAP
15 15 (7.21%) Manufacturing
16 14 (6.73%) Telecoms
17 13 (6.25%) Performance Management
17 13 (6.25%) FMCG
17 13 (6.25%) Retail
17 13 (6.25%) Advertising

Business Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.48%) Documentum
2 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.77%) MS Office
3 7 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.92%) MS Project
5 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.92%) Sage 200
3 3 (1.44%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.48%) Sage 300 ERP
4 1 (0.48%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.48%) ServiceMax
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) Intranet
2 3 (1.44%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) MPLS
2 3 (1.44%) NFC
2 3 (1.44%) VPN
2 3 (1.44%) WAN
3 2 (0.96%) MVNO
3 2 (0.96%) Wireless
4 1 (0.48%) Extranet
4 1 (0.48%) Skype
4 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.48%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.92%) Power BI
3 4 (1.92%) QlikView
4 3 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.44%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.48%) SSDT
General
1 52 (25.00%) Finance
2 21 (10.10%) Marketing
3 15 (7.21%) Manufacturing
4 14 (6.73%) Telecoms
5 13 (6.25%) Advertising
5 13 (6.25%) Retail
6 6 (2.88%) Automotive
7 5 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.44%) Legal
9 2 (0.96%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.48%) Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) French Language
10 1 (0.48%) German Language
10 1 (0.48%) Law
10 1 (0.48%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.88%) .NET
1 6 (2.88%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.44%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.44%) AngularJS
2 3 (1.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.48%) COM
3 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.25%) FMCG
3 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.40%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.92%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.92%) Life Science
7 3 (1.44%) Contactless
7 3 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (0.96%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) CCTV
9 1 (0.48%) Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) e-Health
9 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
9 1 (0.48%) Robotics
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.54%) Business Development
2 50 (24.04%) Project Management
3 43 (20.67%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (18.27%) Business Analysis
5 35 (16.83%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (10.10%) PRINCE2
7 21 (10.10%) Waterfall
8 19 (9.13%) CRM
8 19 (9.13%) IT Strategy
9 18 (8.65%) ERP
9 18 (8.65%) Line Management
10 17 (8.17%) Business Transformation
11 16 (7.69%) Presales
12 13 (6.25%) Change Management
12 13 (6.25%) Performance Management
13 12 (5.77%) Analytics
14 11 (5.29%) Service Management
14 11 (5.29%) V-Model
15 10 (4.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.21%) SQL
2 6 (2.88%) C
2 6 (2.88%) C#
3 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (12.02%) Degree
2 7 (3.37%) PMP
3 5 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) PhD
6 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) PMO
1 4 (1.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.44%) ISO22301
3 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
2 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.21%) SAP
3 7 (3.37%) Sage
4 5 (2.40%) Epicor
4 5 (2.40%) Infor
5 3 (1.44%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.44%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.96%) Baan
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco
7 1 (0.48%) Cognos
7 1 (0.48%) HP
7 1 (0.48%) IFS
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle
7 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.48%) Tableau
7 1 (0.48%) Workday
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