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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK
Rank 743 750 817
Rank change year-on-year +7 +67  
Permanent jobs citing MBA 121 199 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.69% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 160 73
Median salary £70,000 £70,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.70% +8.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £97,000 £95,250
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% +40.00%  

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 20959 28714 29743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.77% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16525 22997 23332
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 March 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 27 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
England +20 116 £70,000 - 24
London +31 62 £75,000 -3.22% 18
South East +87 36 £55,000 -6.38% 4
Surrey +51 13 £90,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +46 11 £95,000 +26.66% 1
Egham - 11 - -
Reading +44 10 - -
West Yorkshire +24 10 £62,500 -14.96% 1
Leeds +11 10 £62,500 -14.96% 1
Yorkshire +8 10 £62,500 -14.96% 1
City of London +43 6 £82,500 +65.00% 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £45,000 -
Hampshire +25 3 - -
Fareham +8 3 - -
North West -16 3 - -
Manchester -27 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £47,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands +21 2 £62,500 -11.03%
Brentford -3 2 £44,000 +46.66%
Craigavon - 2 £55,000 -
Brighton - 2 £66,250 -
Leicestershire - 2 £47,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £66,250 -
Home Counties - 2 - -
County Armagh - 2 £55,000 -
Coventry +17 1 - -
West Sussex +1 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1

MBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 168 (67.47%) Degree
2 105 (42.17%) Finance
3 87 (34.94%) Marketing
4 82 (32.93%) Project Management
5 76 (30.52%) Business Development
6 63 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (23.69%) Telecoms
8 43 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (16.87%) QA
10 39 (15.66%) Analytics
10 39 (15.66%) Mentoring
11 36 (14.46%) Programme Management
11 36 (14.46%) Business Transformation
12 35 (14.06%) Banking
13 33 (13.25%) SAP
14 32 (12.85%) Internet
15 31 (12.45%) Business Analysis
16 30 (12.05%) CRM
16 30 (12.05%) Customer Engagement
17 28 (11.24%) PRINCE2
18 27 (10.84%) Change Management
18 27 (10.84%) Risk Management
19 26 (10.44%) PLM
20 25 (10.04%) Time Management
20 25 (10.04%) Product Marketing
21 24 (9.64%) SAP Implementation
21 24 (9.64%) Computer Science
21 24 (9.64%) SAS
22 23 (9.24%) IBM
22 23 (9.24%) Google

MBA
Top Related 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 24 (9.64%) SAS
2 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.40%) Confluence
2 1 (0.40%) IIS
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (5.22%) MS Office
2 12 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (4.42%) MS Excel
4 4 (1.61%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.40%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.40%) Force.com
3 1 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.85%) Internet
2 14 (5.62%) DLNA
2 14 (5.62%) DOCSIS
2 14 (5.62%) DVB
2 14 (5.62%) HbbTV
3 5 (2.01%) Firewall
4 2 (0.80%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) GSM
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) LTE
5 1 (0.40%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.40%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
5 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.81%) Big Data
2 2 (0.80%) MySQL
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.01%) JIRA
2 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 105 (42.17%) Finance
2 87 (34.94%) Marketing
3 59 (23.69%) Telecoms
4 35 (14.06%) Banking
5 21 (8.43%) Mandarin Language
6 20 (8.03%) Spanish Language
7 15 (6.02%) Legal
8 12 (4.82%) Financial Institution
9 10 (4.02%) Manufacturing
10 8 (3.21%) Retail
11 7 (2.81%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (1.61%) Electronics
12 4 (1.61%) Games
13 2 (0.80%) Advertising
13 2 (0.80%) Automotive
13 2 (0.80%) Back Office
13 2 (0.80%) Billing
13 2 (0.80%) Front Office
13 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (15.26%) Architect
2 33 (13.25%) Solutions Architect
3 27 (10.84%) Consultant
3 27 (10.84%) SAP Architect
3 27 (10.84%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 25 (10.04%) Senior Manager
5 24 (9.64%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
5 24 (9.64%) Supply Chain Architect
6 21 (8.43%) Business Manager
7 18 (7.23%) Marketing Manager
8 17 (6.83%) Business Consultant
9 16 (6.43%) IT Manager
10 15 (6.02%) Analyst
10 15 (6.02%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.22%) Relationships Manager
12 12 (4.82%) Business Relationship Manager
12 12 (4.82%) Information Manager
12 12 (4.82%) Product Manager
12 12 (4.82%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (4.42%) Senior Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.43%) HTML
2 18 (7.23%) HTML5
3 15 (6.02%) HEVC
4 14 (5.62%) Middleware
4 14 (5.62%) PlayReady
5 5 (2.01%) CSS
6 4 (1.61%) Spring
6 4 (1.61%) XML
7 3 (1.20%) CSS3
7 3 (1.20%) LESS
7 3 (1.20%) React
7 3 (1.20%) REST
7 3 (1.20%) Sass
7 3 (1.20%) Web Services
8 2 (0.80%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.80%) J2EE
8 2 (0.80%) SOAP
8 2 (0.80%) Spring MVC
8 2 (0.80%) Struts
9 1 (0.40%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 63 (25.30%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 22 (8.84%) Management Information System
4 16 (6.43%) IPTV
5 15 (6.02%) MPEG
5 15 (6.02%) Over-the-Top Content
6 14 (5.62%) STB
7 13 (5.22%) Virtual Team
8 8 (3.21%) Fintech
9 7 (2.81%) User Experience
10 5 (2.01%) e-Learning
10 5 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.61%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.61%) FMCG
11 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.61%) Mobile Games
12 3 (1.20%) Derivative
12 3 (1.20%) Life Science
12 3 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
12 3 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.83%) Android
2 16 (6.43%) Linux
3 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.80%) Windows
3 2 (0.80%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.40%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.93%) Project Management
2 76 (30.52%) Business Development
3 43 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (15.66%) Analytics
4 39 (15.66%) Mentoring
5 36 (14.46%) Business Transformation
5 36 (14.46%) Programme Management
6 31 (12.45%) Business Analysis
7 30 (12.05%) CRM
7 30 (12.05%) Customer Engagement
8 28 (11.24%) PRINCE2
9 27 (10.84%) Change Management
9 27 (10.84%) Risk Management
10 26 (10.44%) PLM
11 25 (10.04%) Product Marketing
11 25 (10.04%) Time Management
12 24 (9.64%) SAP Implementation
13 22 (8.84%) Enterprise Architecture
14 21 (8.43%) Data Architecture
14 21 (8.43%) Economics
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.61%) Java
2 7 (2.81%) C
3 6 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.20%) C#
4 3 (1.20%) Python
5 2 (0.80%) PHP
5 2 (0.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) C++
6 1 (0.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 168 (67.47%) Degree
2 18 (7.23%) PMP
3 11 (4.42%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.81%) PhD
4 7 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.41%) CFA
6 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.20%) CIPD
7 3 (1.20%) CISSP
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.40%) ACCA
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
9 1 (0.40%) CIMA
9 1 (0.40%) CISA
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.40%) CLAS
9 1 (0.40%) CRISC
9 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.87%) QA
2 10 (4.02%) PMO
3 3 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (13.25%) SAP
2 23 (9.24%) Google
2 23 (9.24%) IBM
3 21 (8.43%) HP
4 15 (6.02%) Apple
5 14 (5.62%) Nagra
5 14 (5.62%) Roku
5 14 (5.62%) Verimatrix
6 12 (4.82%) Humax
6 12 (4.82%) Microsoft
7 11 (4.42%) Cognizant
8 9 (3.61%) Oracle
9 4 (1.61%) Ariba
10 3 (1.20%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.80%) Pega
12 1 (0.40%) Blue Prism
12 1 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
12 1 (0.40%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.40%) hybris
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £100,000 + big bonus & perks
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum + Competitive Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Allianz Insurance Plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 19 days ago
Other
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 24 days ago
Other
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 24 days ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 23 days ago
South East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Brilliant Benefit Package
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
London Business School
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago