The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 500 444 526
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 427 490 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.52% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 347 394 351
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Business Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the England region.

Business Consultant Salary Trend in England

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Business Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -40 219 £61,250 -2.00% 19
South East -26 103 £52,500 -4.54% 6
North West -31 26 £47,500 -13.63% 7
Yorkshire -12 25 £45,000 +38.46% 6
South West -27 21 £45,000 -5.26% 1
West Midlands -9 9 £45,500 -17.27% 3
East of England -39 9 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Midlands -10 5 £41,250 -2.94% 3
South Coast - 2 - -
North East -8 1 £22,500 -
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Consultant in their job title.

1 369 (40.50%) Finance
2 279 (30.63%) Business Intelligence
3 203 (22.28%) Oracle
4 172 (18.88%) SAP
5 159 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
6 142 (15.59%) SQL
6 142 (15.59%) Business Analysis
7 130 (14.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 128 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
9 124 (13.61%) Degree
10 114 (12.51%) Project Management
11 110 (12.07%) Business Objects
12 107 (11.75%) Microsoft
13 106 (11.64%) SQL Server
14 105 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
15 93 (10.21%) ERP
16 88 (9.66%) Business Development
16 88 (9.66%) ETL
17 87 (9.55%) Analytics
18 83 (9.11%) Marketing
18 83 (9.11%) Banking
19 79 (8.67%) Oracle EBS
20 78 (8.56%) Telecoms
20 78 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 73 (8.01%) MS Excel
22 71 (7.79%) Retail
23 70 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 66 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
25 65 (7.14%) CRM
25 65 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (2.85%) NetWeaver
2 18 (1.98%) SAS
3 14 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.33%) IIS
6 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.22%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.11%) Kentico
8 1 (0.11%) Lync
8 1 (0.11%) Apache
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.11%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.11%) CMS
Applications
1 73 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.76%) MS Office
4 7 (0.77%) SPSS
4 7 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 79 (8.67%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (4.28%) Oracle Applications
4 33 (3.62%) SAP Business One
5 31 (3.40%) Oracle General Ledger
6 30 (3.29%) Oracle Payables
7 28 (3.07%) Oracle ERP
8 26 (2.85%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (2.85%) Oracle Assets
9 24 (2.63%) SAP ERP
9 24 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
10 22 (2.41%) Oracle Cash Management
11 15 (1.65%) Oracle Financials
12 13 (1.43%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 13 (1.43%) Oracle FAH
13 11 (1.21%) Oracle iProcurement
14 9 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
15 8 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
15 8 (0.88%) SAP CO
15 8 (0.88%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.54%) SaaS
2 2 (0.22%) Office 365
3 1 (0.11%) PaaS
3 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.65%) Broadband
2 14 (1.54%) LAN
2 14 (1.54%) Network Security
2 14 (1.54%) IPv6
3 8 (0.88%) Internet
4 7 (0.77%) HTTP
5 2 (0.22%) 3G
5 2 (0.22%) 2G
5 2 (0.22%) NGN
5 2 (0.22%) 4G
5 2 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.22%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) LTE
6 1 (0.11%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.11%) SNMP
6 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (14.05%) Data Warehouse
2 106 (11.64%) SQL Server
3 78 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (7.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 65 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 63 (6.92%) QlikView
7 59 (6.48%) BusinessObjects
8 34 (3.73%) SAP BI
9 30 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 24 (2.63%) Data Mining
10 24 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
11 18 (1.98%) Big Data
11 18 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (1.87%) Spotfire
13 16 (1.76%) SAP BW
14 15 (1.65%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.54%) Relational Database
15 14 (1.54%) Essbase
15 14 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.22%) ERwin
3 2 (0.22%) Subversion
3 2 (0.22%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.11%) ProC
4 1 (0.11%) Toad
4 1 (0.11%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 369 (40.50%) Finance
2 83 (9.11%) Banking
2 83 (9.11%) Marketing
3 78 (8.56%) Telecoms
4 71 (7.79%) Retail
5 44 (4.83%) Manufacturing
6 40 (4.39%) Legal
7 39 (4.28%) Billing
8 31 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 21 (2.31%) General Ledger
10 18 (1.98%) Back Office
11 15 (1.65%) Front Office
12 13 (1.43%) Law
13 10 (1.10%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.88%) Advertising
15 7 (0.77%) French Language
15 7 (0.77%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.77%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.66%) Games
16 6 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.40%) .NET
2 18 (1.98%) HTML
3 13 (1.43%) Web Services
4 12 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 12 (1.32%) MDX
5 11 (1.21%) XML
6 9 (0.99%) Ajax
7 7 (0.77%) COM
7 7 (0.77%) CSS
8 6 (0.66%) Struts
8 6 (0.66%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.66%) jQuery
9 5 (0.55%) Java EE
9 5 (0.55%) HTML5
9 5 (0.55%) LINQ
10 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.44%) Middleware
11 3 (0.33%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.33%) Spring
11 3 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 159 (17.45%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.09%) Computer Science
3 17 (1.87%) Client/Server
3 17 (1.87%) Mainframe
3 17 (1.87%) User Experience
4 14 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.32%) Derivative
5 12 (1.32%) Blog
5 12 (1.32%) Data Conversion
6 11 (1.21%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.10%) Social Media
8 9 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 9 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 8 (0.88%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.66%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.66%) Equities
11 4 (0.44%) Statistics
11 4 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.54%) UNIX
2 13 (1.43%) Windows
2 13 (1.43%) Linux
3 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (30.63%) Business Intelligence
2 142 (15.59%) Business Analysis
3 130 (14.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 114 (12.51%) Project Management
5 105 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (10.21%) ERP
7 88 (9.66%) ETL
7 88 (9.66%) Business Development
8 87 (9.55%) Analytics
9 66 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 65 (7.14%) CRM
11 62 (6.81%) Business Transformation
12 51 (5.60%) Data Modelling
13 45 (4.94%) Change Management
14 34 (3.73%) Performance Management
15 33 (3.62%) GAP Analysis
16 31 (3.40%) Kimball Methodology
17 30 (3.29%) Scrum
18 29 (3.18%) Data Management
18 29 (3.18%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 142 (15.59%) SQL
2 43 (4.72%) Java
3 34 (3.73%) T-SQL
4 31 (3.40%) C#
5 27 (2.96%) VB
6 26 (2.85%) C
7 23 (2.52%) PL/SQL
8 18 (1.98%) JavaScript
9 15 (1.65%) PHP
10 12 (1.32%) VBA
11 4 (0.44%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.44%) C++
12 2 (0.22%) VBScript
12 2 (0.22%) ABAP
13 1 (0.11%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 124 (13.61%) Degree
2 23 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.41%) MBA
4 17 (1.87%) ACCA
5 13 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.66%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.66%) CIMA
7 5 (0.55%) PhD
8 4 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.33%) ISEB
9 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (0.22%) CISSP
10 2 (0.22%) CISM
10 2 (0.22%) PMP
11 1 (0.11%) CISA
11 1 (0.11%) MCP
11 1 (0.11%) MCSE
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.83%) QA
2 12 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.88%) COBIT
4 5 (0.55%) IAS 39
5 4 (0.44%) SLA
6 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 203 (22.28%) Oracle
2 172 (18.88%) SAP
3 110 (12.07%) Business Objects
4 107 (11.75%) Microsoft
5 44 (4.83%) Tableau
6 38 (4.17%) Cognos
7 28 (3.07%) Informatica
8 24 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
8 24 (2.63%) IBM
9 20 (2.20%) Teradata
9 20 (2.20%) Sage
10 16 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (1.76%) Huawei
10 16 (1.76%) Siebel
11 15 (1.65%) Guidewire
12 12 (1.32%) CA
13 11 (1.21%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.21%) Netezza
14 9 (0.99%) SunGard
15 8 (0.88%) Charles River
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £70000 per annum - Pension, Life Assurance and Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £78k per year + financial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car, Pension, Flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago