The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MBA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 755 861 833
Rank change year-on-year +106 -28  
Permanent jobs citing MBA 119 86 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.33% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 73
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £81,250 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +11.11%  

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21879 26355 30467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.63% 26.72% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17040 21310 24136
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MBA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

MBA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MBA in the UK

MBA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MBA over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MBA in the UK

MBA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MBA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +87 114 £75,000 +7.14% 7
London +48 72 £70,000 +7.69% 5
South East +51 23 £83,750 +52.27% 1
South West +22 15 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Surrey +50 10 - -
City of London +24 10 £75,000 -21.05% 2
Egham - 10 - -
Gloucestershire - 8 £67,500 - 1
Bristol - 6 £90,000 -
Edinburgh - 5 £61,250 -
Scotland - 5 £61,250 -
Berkshire +20 3 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £90,000 +24.13%
Hampshire - 3 £85,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire +16 2 £100,000 +33.33%
Leeds +9 2 £100,000 +33.33%
Manchester -29 2 - -
North West -40 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £85,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £100,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £85,000 -
Reading +25 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - -
Milton Keynes -7 1 - -
South Yorkshire -14 1 £80,000 +14.28%
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Brighton - 1 £55,000 -
Southampton - 1 £150,000 -
Slough - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for MBA.

1 147 (62.55%) Degree
2 95 (40.43%) Finance
3 82 (34.89%) Business Development
4 79 (33.62%) Project Management
5 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (24.68%) Marketing
6 46 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (17.45%) Mentoring
8 36 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (15.32%) PRINCE2
9 31 (13.19%) Change Management
10 29 (12.34%) Product Management
11 28 (11.91%) QA
11 28 (11.91%) Time Management
12 27 (11.49%) Banking
13 26 (11.06%) Product Marketing
13 26 (11.06%) Master's Degree
14 25 (10.64%) Computer Science
14 25 (10.64%) SAP
15 24 (10.21%) C
15 24 (10.21%) Microsoft Excel
15 24 (10.21%) Legal
16 23 (9.79%) Cognizant
16 23 (9.79%) Analytics
17 22 (9.36%) SAP Implementation
17 22 (9.36%) SAS
17 22 (9.36%) Programme Management
18 21 (8.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 20 (8.51%) Performance Management
20 19 (8.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint

MBA
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 22 (9.36%) SAS
2 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.43%) Confluence
2 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.43%) IPython
2 1 (0.43%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (10.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (8.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.43%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.68%) SaaS
3 3 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) AdWords
5 1 (0.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.83%) DLNA
1 9 (3.83%) DOCSIS
1 9 (3.83%) DVB
1 9 (3.83%) HbbTV
2 6 (2.55%) Firewall
2 6 (2.55%) Internet
3 2 (0.85%) Broadband
4 1 (0.43%) BGP
4 1 (0.43%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.43%) Extranet
4 1 (0.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.43%) FTP
4 1 (0.43%) GSM
4 1 (0.43%) LDAP
4 1 (0.43%) OSPF
4 1 (0.43%) SAN
4 1 (0.43%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.43%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.43%) VoIP
4 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.55%) Big Data
2 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.85%) MySQL
3 1 (0.43%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.43%) DB2
3 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.43%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.43%) Maven
General
1 95 (40.43%) Finance
2 58 (24.68%) Marketing
3 27 (11.49%) Banking
4 24 (10.21%) Legal
5 18 (7.66%) Telecoms
6 16 (6.81%) Retail
7 14 (5.96%) Manufacturing
8 11 (4.68%) Financial Institution
9 6 (2.55%) Advertising
10 5 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (1.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.85%) Electronics
12 2 (0.85%) Front Office
12 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.43%) Automotive
13 1 (0.43%) Back Office
13 1 (0.43%) Games
13 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (13.19%) Architect
2 30 (12.77%) Senior Manager
3 25 (10.64%) Consultant
4 23 (9.79%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (9.36%) SAP Architect
5 22 (9.36%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 22 (9.36%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
5 22 (9.36%) Supply Chain Architect
6 16 (6.81%) Product Manager
7 15 (6.38%) Analyst
8 13 (5.53%) IT Manager
8 13 (5.53%) Marketing Manager
8 13 (5.53%) Project Manager
9 12 (5.11%) Digital Communications Manager
10 11 (4.68%) Change Consultant
10 11 (4.68%) Programme Manager
11 10 (4.26%) Business Manager
12 8 (3.40%) Development Manager
13 7 (2.98%) Senior Consultant
13 7 (2.98%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.96%) HTML
2 12 (5.11%) HTML5
3 10 (4.26%) HEVC
4 9 (3.83%) Middleware
4 9 (3.83%) PlayReady
5 4 (1.70%) CSS
6 3 (1.28%) CSS3
6 3 (1.28%) LESS
6 3 (1.28%) React
6 3 (1.28%) REST
6 3 (1.28%) Sass
6 3 (1.28%) Spring
6 3 (1.28%) Web Services
7 2 (0.85%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.85%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.85%) Struts
8 1 (0.43%) JSP
8 1 (0.43%) Servlets
8 1 (0.43%) XML
8 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.96%) Virtual Team
4 13 (5.53%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.26%) IPTV
5 10 (4.26%) MPEG
5 10 (4.26%) Over-the-Top Content
6 9 (3.83%) STB
7 8 (3.40%) Fintech
8 6 (2.55%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.70%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.28%) Derivative
10 3 (1.28%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.28%) FMCG
10 3 (1.28%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (1.28%) User Experience
11 2 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.53%) Linux
2 11 (4.68%) Android
3 4 (1.70%) Windows
4 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (34.89%) Business Development
2 79 (33.62%) Project Management
3 58 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (17.45%) Mentoring
5 36 (15.32%) PRINCE2
5 36 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (13.19%) Change Management
7 29 (12.34%) Product Management
8 28 (11.91%) Time Management
9 26 (11.06%) Product Marketing
10 23 (9.79%) Analytics
11 22 (9.36%) Programme Management
11 22 (9.36%) SAP Implementation
12 21 (8.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 20 (8.51%) Performance Management
14 18 (7.66%) Matrix Organization
15 17 (7.23%) Business Transformation
15 17 (7.23%) Coaching
16 16 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (6.81%) Pricing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.21%) C
2 8 (3.40%) Java
3 6 (2.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.70%) Python
5 3 (1.28%) C#
5 3 (1.28%) SQL
6 2 (0.85%) PHP
6 2 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.43%) C++
7 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 147 (62.55%) Degree
2 26 (11.06%) Master's Degree
3 16 (6.81%) Security Cleared
4 15 (6.38%) CIMA
5 14 (5.96%) CIPD
6 13 (5.53%) DV Cleared
7 10 (4.26%) PMP
8 9 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (2.98%) CFA
9 7 (2.98%) CISSP
10 6 (2.55%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.70%) CLAS
11 4 (1.70%) PhD
11 4 (1.70%) Postgraduate
12 3 (1.28%) CISA
12 3 (1.28%) CISM
12 3 (1.28%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 3 (1.28%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.43%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.91%) QA
2 5 (2.13%) PMO
3 4 (1.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.28%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) MiFID
5 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) SmoothWall
2 2 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.43%) Ansible
3 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (10.64%) SAP
2 23 (9.79%) Cognizant
3 14 (5.96%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.68%) Google
5 9 (3.83%) Apple
5 9 (3.83%) Humax
5 9 (3.83%) Nagra
5 9 (3.83%) Roku
5 9 (3.83%) Verimatrix
6 4 (1.70%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe
7 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.85%) F5
7 2 (0.85%) Splunk
8 1 (0.43%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.43%) hybris
8 1 (0.43%) Marketo
8 1 (0.43%) Tableau
8 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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