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

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 754 804 840
Rank change year-on-year +50 +36  
Permanent jobs citing MBA 111 146 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 69 117 77
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £95,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +27.27%  

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 21222 28300 30510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.67% 27.27% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16708 22791 23836
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 £69,000 £70,000
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 April 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 April 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 +67 109 £72,500 +3.57% 8
London +64 70 £75,000 +7.14% 5
South East +78 27 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Surrey +62 10 £90,000 +233.33% 1
Egham - 9 - -
Berkshire +35 7 - -
Reading +30 6 - -
City of London +28 5 £112,500 +125.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £45,000 -
North West -22 4 - -
Manchester -30 4 - -
South West +14 3 £75,000 +7.14%
Yorkshire +7 3 £71,250 -3.06%
East Sussex - 3 £55,000 -
Brighton - 3 £55,000 -
Leeds +18 2 £62,500 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +9 2 £62,500 -16.66%
Oxfordshire - 2 £78,750 -
Bristol - 2 £82,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £61,250 -
Scotland - 2 £61,250 -
West Midlands +20 1 £62,500 -8.75%
West Sussex +18 1 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Brentford +2 1 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire -7 1 £80,000 +14.28%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £67,500 -
Slough - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £82,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 98 (39.36%) Finance
3 78 (31.33%) Marketing
4 77 (30.92%) Business Development
5 76 (30.52%) Project Management
6 60 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (17.27%) Telecoms
9 41 (16.47%) Mentoring
10 35 (14.06%) Banking
11 33 (13.25%) PRINCE2
11 33 (13.25%) QA
12 32 (12.85%) SAP
13 31 (12.45%) Analytics
14 29 (11.65%) Product Marketing
15 27 (10.84%) Business Transformation
15 27 (10.84%) Programme Management
16 25 (10.04%) Computer Science
17 23 (9.24%) Time Management
17 23 (9.24%) CRM
18 22 (8.84%) SAS
18 22 (8.84%) Business Analysis
18 22 (8.84%) SAP Implementation
19 21 (8.43%) Product Management
19 21 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (8.43%) Risk Management
19 21 (8.43%) Legal
19 21 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
20 20 (8.03%) Change Management
20 20 (8.03%) HTML

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 (8.84%) SAS
2 1 (0.40%) Confluence
2 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (8.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.01%) Microsoft 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 CO
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.40%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.02%) SaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) AdWords
4 1 (0.40%) Force.com
4 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.83%) 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%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) GSM
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (0.40%) VoIP
5 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.41%) Big Data
2 2 (0.80%) MySQL
3 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.40%) DB2
3 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) 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 98 (39.36%) Finance
2 78 (31.33%) Marketing
3 43 (17.27%) Telecoms
4 35 (14.06%) Banking
5 21 (8.43%) Legal
6 15 (6.02%) Financial Institution
7 12 (4.82%) Manufacturing
8 11 (4.42%) Mandarin Language
9 10 (4.02%) Retail
9 10 (4.02%) Spanish Language
10 7 (2.81%) Corporate Banking
11 6 (2.41%) Advertising
12 4 (1.61%) Electronics
13 3 (1.20%) Billing
14 2 (0.80%) Automotive
14 2 (0.80%) Front Office
14 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.40%) Back Office
15 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (15.66%) Architect
2 30 (12.05%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (10.44%) Consultant
3 26 (10.44%) Senior Manager
4 25 (10.04%) SAP Architect
4 25 (10.04%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 22 (8.84%) SAP Supply Chain Architect
5 22 (8.84%) Supply Chain Architect
6 18 (7.23%) Marketing Manager
7 17 (6.83%) Analyst
8 16 (6.43%) IT Manager
9 15 (6.02%) Project Manager
10 14 (5.62%) Business Manager
11 13 (5.22%) Product Manager
12 12 (4.82%) Business Consultant
13 11 (4.42%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (4.02%) Programme Manager
15 8 (3.21%) Development Manager
15 8 (3.21%) Senior Business Consultant
15 8 (3.21%) Senior Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.03%) HTML
2 17 (6.83%) 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
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
7 3 (1.20%) XML
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%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.04%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.83%) Virtual Team
4 16 (6.43%) Management Information System
5 15 (6.02%) IPTV
5 15 (6.02%) MPEG
5 15 (6.02%) Over-the-Top Content
6 14 (5.62%) STB
7 10 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (4.02%) Fintech
8 6 (2.41%) e-Learning
9 5 (2.01%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.61%) User Experience
11 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.20%) Derivative
11 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (1.20%) FMCG
11 3 (1.20%) Life Science
11 3 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.83%) Linux
2 16 (6.43%) Android
3 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.80%) Windows
4 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.40%) Unix
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (30.92%) Business Development
2 76 (30.52%) Project Management
3 49 (19.68%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (16.47%) Mentoring
5 33 (13.25%) PRINCE2
6 31 (12.45%) Analytics
7 29 (11.65%) Product Marketing
8 27 (10.84%) Business Transformation
8 27 (10.84%) Programme Management
9 23 (9.24%) CRM
9 23 (9.24%) Time Management
10 22 (8.84%) Business Analysis
10 22 (8.84%) SAP Implementation
11 21 (8.43%) Product Management
11 21 (8.43%) Risk Management
11 21 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (8.03%) Change Management
12 20 (8.03%) Customer Engagement
12 20 (8.03%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 18 (7.23%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.82%) C
2 9 (3.61%) Java
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
5 2 (0.80%) SQL
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) C++
6 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 168 (67.47%) Degree
2 18 (7.23%) PMP
3 9 (3.61%) PMI Certification
4 8 (3.21%) PhD
5 7 (2.81%) CFA
6 5 (2.01%) CIPD
6 5 (2.01%) CISSP
6 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.61%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.20%) CIMA
8 3 (1.20%) CLAS
8 3 (1.20%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.40%) CCNA
10 1 (0.40%) CISA
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.40%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.25%) QA
2 10 (4.02%) PMO
3 3 (1.20%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
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
2 1 (0.40%) Nagios
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (12.85%) SAP
2 18 (7.23%) Cognizant
3 17 (6.83%) Google
4 14 (5.62%) Apple
4 14 (5.62%) Nagra
4 14 (5.62%) Roku
4 14 (5.62%) Verimatrix
5 13 (5.22%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.82%) Humax
6 12 (4.82%) IBM
7 11 (4.42%) HP
8 9 (3.61%) Oracle
9 4 (1.61%) Ariba
9 4 (1.61%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.80%) Adobe
11 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.40%) hybris
12 1 (0.40%) Infor
12 1 (0.40%) Pega
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
GTA
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 20 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
The Collinson Group
Posted: 23 days ago