Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Systems Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Business System Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1090 1101 1146
Rank change year-on-year +11 +45 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Systems Manager 116 142 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.075% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.078% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 95 130 128
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +18.81% +1.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,350 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £75,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Business Systems Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Business Systems Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Manager in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Systems Manager in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Systems Manager in the UK

Business Systems Manager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England -6 105 £55,500 -11.20% 2
UK excluding London +22 86 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Midlands +42 27 £45,000 -25.00%
London +1 27 £60,000 -4.00%
South East +50 25 £66,250 +10.42%
West Midlands +26 23 £45,000 +12.50%
South West +24 14 £47,500 - 1
East of England -11 7 £60,000 -17.24% 1
North of England +4 5 £57,500 -11.54%
Scotland -17 5 £40,000 +23.08%
East Midlands +35 4 - -
Yorkshire +15 4 £57,500 -11.54%
Wales - 3 £52,500 -
North West 0 1 - -

Business Systems Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Business Systems 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 featuring Business Systems Manager in the job title.

1 33 (28.45%) Finance
2 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (22.41%) ERP
3 26 (22.41%) Project Management
4 23 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (18.97%) SQL
6 19 (16.38%) SAP
6 19 (16.38%) ITIL
6 19 (16.38%) PRINCE2
6 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (12.93%) Dynamics AX
8 15 (12.93%) Retail
9 14 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (11.21%) CRM
11 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.34%) QA
12 10 (8.62%) Scrum
12 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
13 9 (7.76%) Oracle
13 9 (7.76%) Logistics
13 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
13 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
14 8 (6.90%) SaaS
14 8 (6.90%) Line Management
14 8 (6.90%) IFS
14 8 (6.90%) PMO
14 8 (6.90%) Business Continuity
14 8 (6.90%) Risk Management
14 8 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery

Business Systems Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.72%) Drupal
1 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (6.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.59%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (2.59%) SAP CO
3 3 (2.59%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.59%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.72%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.86%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.86%) Maximo
5 1 (0.86%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.86%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.86%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.86%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) SaaS
2 5 (4.31%) Office 365
3 2 (1.72%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) Extranet
1 2 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (0.86%) Intranet
2 1 (0.86%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.31%) Power BI
4 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.59%) QlikView
5 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.72%) MySQL
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.86%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.86%) IDMS
6 1 (0.86%) SAP HANA
General
1 33 (28.45%) Finance
2 15 (12.93%) Retail
3 6 (5.17%) Advertising
4 4 (3.45%) Legal
4 4 (3.45%) Local Government
4 4 (3.45%) Marketing
5 3 (2.59%) Automotive
5 3 (2.59%) Law
5 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
6 1 (0.86%) Games
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) .NET
2 4 (3.45%) Web Services
3 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.86%) EDI
4 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) NHS
4 3 (2.59%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.59%) EPoS
4 3 (2.59%) FMCG
4 3 (2.59%) User Experience
5 2 (1.72%) LIMS
6 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.86%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) ERP
1 26 (22.41%) Project Management
2 23 (19.83%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.38%) ITIL
3 19 (16.38%) PRINCE2
4 14 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (11.21%) CRM
6 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.62%) Scrum
8 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.76%) Logistics
8 9 (7.76%) Project Planning
9 8 (6.90%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.90%) Line Management
9 8 (6.90%) Quality Management
9 8 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.03%) Coaching
11 5 (4.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) SQL
2 4 (3.45%) VB
2 4 (3.45%) X++
3 2 (1.72%) C#
3 2 (1.72%) PHP
3 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.31%) Degree
1 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.86%) PMP
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
2 8 (6.90%) PMO
3 7 (6.03%) ISO 14001
3 7 (6.03%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) SAP
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle
4 8 (6.90%) IFS
5 6 (5.17%) Cognos
6 4 (3.45%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.59%) Northgate
7 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.59%) Tableau
8 2 (1.72%) IBM
8 2 (1.72%) VMware
9 1 (0.86%) Netezza
9 1 (0.86%) Sage
9 1 (0.86%) Veeam