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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 570 553 499
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 390 419 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 293 362 395
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
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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 -16 232 £62,500 +4.16% 14
South East +18 52 £53,750 -2.27% 4
South West +11 27 £41,500 -11.70% 1
West Midlands -15 23 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Yorkshire +28 20 £43,750 +15.13% 2
East of England +2 12 £46,250 +32.14% 1
North West +15 6 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 258 (36.65%) Finance
2 165 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
3 154 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
4 132 (18.75%) Degree
5 127 (18.04%) Banking
6 122 (17.33%) Microsoft
7 116 (16.48%) SQL
7 116 (16.48%) Oracle
8 113 (16.05%) SQL Server
9 111 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
10 102 (14.49%) Analytics
11 101 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 99 (14.06%) Presales
13 86 (12.22%) Retail
14 85 (12.07%) Project Management
15 82 (11.65%) Business Analysis
16 78 (11.08%) SAP
17 77 (10.94%) Mentoring
18 68 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
19 63 (8.95%) CRM
20 62 (8.81%) ETL
21 60 (8.52%) ERP
22 58 (8.24%) QlikView
22 58 (8.24%) Visualisation
23 57 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 57 (8.10%) Fixed Income
23 57 (8.10%) Information Security
23 57 (8.10%) Tableau
24 56 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 54 (7.67%) Derivative

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (3.55%) SAS
2 22 (3.13%) IIS
3 17 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.14%) Node.js
5 7 (0.99%) iPlanet
5 7 (0.99%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.43%) Alfresco
7 3 (0.43%) CMS
8 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (7.24%) MS Office
2 41 (5.82%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (4.83%) SAP Business One
3 28 (3.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (2.98%) Finacle
4 21 (2.98%) Temenos T24
5 9 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 8 (1.14%) SAP hybris
7 7 (0.99%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.71%) Misys Opics
9 4 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.57%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.57%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.57%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.43%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.43%) Sage X3
10 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.70%) Office 365
3 8 (1.14%) GitHub
4 7 (0.99%) SaaS
5 3 (0.43%) Taleo
6 2 (0.28%) Trello
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.99%) LDAP
1 7 (0.99%) Skype
1 7 (0.99%) SNMP
1 7 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.71%) Internet
2 5 (0.71%) PBX
2 5 (0.71%) VoIP
3 4 (0.57%) PSTN
4 2 (0.28%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.14%) Extranet
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) MPLS
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) VPLS
5 1 (0.14%) WAN
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (16.05%) SQL Server
2 68 (9.66%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (8.24%) QlikView
4 57 (8.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 56 (7.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (7.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (6.11%) Big Data
8 39 (5.54%) Relational Database
9 34 (4.83%) Power BI
10 28 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
11 22 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
12 18 (2.56%) MongoDB
12 18 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (2.41%) Hadoop
14 15 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (2.13%) Data Mining
14 15 (2.13%) OLAP
15 14 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (1.85%) Data Mart
16 13 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.14%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.28%) JIRA
3 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.14%) Toad
General
1 258 (36.65%) Finance
2 127 (18.04%) Banking
3 86 (12.22%) Retail
4 51 (7.24%) Telecoms
5 50 (7.10%) Investment Banking
6 43 (6.11%) Marketing
7 39 (5.54%) Back Office
8 29 (4.12%) Front Office
9 25 (3.55%) Financial Institution
10 24 (3.41%) Retail Banking
11 17 (2.41%) Manufacturing
12 16 (2.27%) Local Government
13 14 (1.99%) Billing
14 9 (1.28%) Advertising
15 6 (0.85%) Automotive
16 5 (0.71%) Publishing
17 3 (0.43%) Electronics
17 3 (0.43%) Law
17 3 (0.43%) Legal
17 3 (0.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.53%) .NET
2 25 (3.55%) Web Services
3 23 (3.27%) ASP.NET
4 22 (3.13%) .NET Framework
5 18 (2.56%) HTML
6 13 (1.85%) D3.js
6 13 (1.85%) XML
7 12 (1.70%) Ajax
8 10 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
9 9 (1.28%) J2EE
9 9 (1.28%) Middleware
10 8 (1.14%) HTML5
10 8 (1.14%) Spring XD
11 7 (0.99%) SAML
12 4 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (0.43%) CSS
14 2 (0.28%) JSON
14 2 (0.28%) MDX
14 2 (0.28%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 165 (23.44%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (8.24%) Visualisation
3 57 (8.10%) Fixed Income
4 54 (7.67%) Derivative
5 41 (5.82%) Equities
5 41 (5.82%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.69%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 18 (2.56%) Reinsurance
10 14 (1.99%) Data Integration
10 14 (1.99%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.85%) Fintech
11 13 (1.85%) Psychology
12 12 (1.70%) Neural Network
13 11 (1.56%) Data Conversion
13 11 (1.56%) SWIFT
14 10 (1.42%) User Experience
15 8 (1.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.97%) Windows
2 19 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.14%) Linux
3 8 (1.14%) Unix
4 4 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
2 111 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (14.49%) Analytics
4 101 (14.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 99 (14.06%) Presales
6 85 (12.07%) Project Management
7 82 (11.65%) Business Analysis
8 77 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 63 (8.95%) CRM
10 62 (8.81%) ETL
11 60 (8.52%) ERP
12 57 (8.10%) Information Security
13 53 (7.53%) Change Management
14 48 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 45 (6.39%) Business Development
16 39 (5.54%) Data Visualisation
17 38 (5.40%) Business Continuity
18 37 (5.26%) Data Modelling
18 37 (5.26%) Scrum
19 36 (5.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (16.48%) SQL
2 39 (5.54%) C#
3 32 (4.55%) Java
4 25 (3.55%) PowerShell
5 21 (2.98%) C
6 20 (2.84%) C++
7 18 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.41%) PL/SQL
9 14 (1.99%) R
9 14 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 13 (1.85%) Python
11 6 (0.85%) VBA
12 4 (0.57%) VB
13 3 (0.43%) VBScript
14 1 (0.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 132 (18.75%) Degree
2 20 (2.84%) ACCA
2 20 (2.84%) CIMA
3 17 (2.41%) CIPFA
4 14 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.28%) PhD
7 7 (0.99%) CISSP
8 6 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.85%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.85%) PMP
9 5 (0.71%) CCNA
9 5 (0.71%) CISA
10 4 (0.57%) CEH
10 4 (0.57%) CITP
10 4 (0.57%) MBA
10 4 (0.57%) MBCS
10 4 (0.57%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.98%) QA
2 22 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.56%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.41%) ISO22301
5 16 (2.27%) ISO 14001
5 16 (2.27%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.99%) COBIT
6 7 (0.99%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.57%) ISO27002
8 3 (0.43%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.14%) COSHH
9 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.14%) EMIR
9 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (3.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.14%) Puppet
2 7 (0.99%) SCCM
3 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 122 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 116 (16.48%) Oracle
3 78 (11.08%) SAP
4 57 (8.10%) Tableau
5 37 (5.26%) Calypso
6 19 (2.70%) Cognos
6 19 (2.70%) Murex
7 18 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
8 16 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.99%) IBM
10 13 (1.85%) Hitachi
10 13 (1.85%) Temenos
10 13 (1.85%) Unisys
11 11 (1.56%) Hyperion
12 10 (1.42%) Cloudera
12 10 (1.42%) Informatica
13 9 (1.28%) Avaloq
13 9 (1.28%) MuleSoft
13 9 (1.28%) Sage
14 8 (1.14%) Greenplum
Bridgwater, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Athelstan Search
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Car allowance (£4k) + pension, healt
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Commission + Benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £39000 - £55000 per annum + Top of the range Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
Huxley
Salary: £50 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 24 days ago