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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 502 466 462
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 414 454 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 349 378 406
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +3 241 £60,000 - 21
South East -30 61 £55,000 +4.76% 6
South West +6 37 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire -15 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West -32 16 £45,000 -14.28% 2
East of England -40 14 £35,000 -26.31% 2
West Midlands -13 12 £47,500 -17.39% 5
North East -12 4 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands +11 2 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 326 (38.90%) Finance
2 272 (32.46%) Business Intelligence
3 214 (25.54%) Oracle
4 191 (22.79%) SAP
5 164 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
6 163 (19.45%) Degree
7 153 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
7 153 (18.26%) Project Management
8 128 (15.27%) Microsoft
9 126 (15.04%) SQL
10 124 (14.80%) SQL Server
11 116 (13.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 109 (13.01%) Retail
13 108 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 102 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
15 100 (11.93%) Business Analysis
15 100 (11.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 94 (11.22%) ETL
17 92 (10.98%) ERP
18 90 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
18 90 (10.74%) Business Transformation
19 86 (10.26%) Telecoms
19 86 (10.26%) Marketing
19 86 (10.26%) Analytics
20 82 (9.79%) MS Excel
21 73 (8.71%) Manufacturing
21 73 (8.71%) Business Development
22 66 (7.88%) CRM
23 62 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
24 61 (7.28%) Oracle ERP

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 50 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.98%) SAS
3 11 (1.31%) WebLogic
4 7 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.60%) IIS
5 5 (0.60%) NetWeaver
6 4 (0.48%) iPlanet
7 3 (0.36%) CMS
7 3 (0.36%) LiveCycle
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.24%) Moodle
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.24%) GroupWise
8 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.12%) Apache
9 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.12%) Kentico
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 82 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.39%) MS Office
3 8 (0.95%) SPSS
4 6 (0.72%) PowerPivot
4 6 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.36%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 61 (7.28%) Oracle ERP
2 49 (5.85%) Oracle EBS
3 46 (5.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 42 (5.01%) SAP Business One
5 20 (2.39%) Oracle iProcurement
6 19 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
7 15 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (1.67%) SAP CO
8 14 (1.67%) SAP FI
9 10 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
10 9 (1.07%) SAP SD
11 8 (0.95%) SAP APO
11 8 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
11 8 (0.95%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 8 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
12 7 (0.84%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.31%) SaaS
3 6 (0.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.79%) Broadband
2 13 (1.55%) IPv6
2 13 (1.55%) Network Security
3 12 (1.43%) LAN
4 10 (1.19%) Internet
5 4 (0.48%) LDAP
5 4 (0.48%) HTTP
5 4 (0.48%) SNMP
5 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.36%) NGN
7 2 (0.24%) 4G
7 2 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.24%) SMTP
7 2 (0.24%) FTP
7 2 (0.24%) 3G
7 2 (0.24%) 2G
8 1 (0.12%) VPLS
8 1 (0.12%) MPLS
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
2 124 (14.80%) SQL Server
3 116 (13.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 108 (12.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 100 (11.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 59 (7.04%) QlikView
7 39 (4.65%) OLAP
8 36 (4.30%) BusinessObjects
9 34 (4.06%) Big Data
10 27 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 27 (3.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 21 (2.51%) Data Mining
11 21 (2.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 20 (2.39%) Microsoft Power View
13 18 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (2.03%) Relational Database
15 14 (1.67%) SAP BW
15 14 (1.67%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.36%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.36%) Lombardi
2 2 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.12%) PowerBuilder
General
1 326 (38.90%) Finance
2 109 (13.01%) Retail
3 86 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 86 (10.26%) Marketing
4 73 (8.71%) Manufacturing
5 54 (6.44%) Banking
6 28 (3.34%) Legal
7 20 (2.39%) Billing
8 15 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.79%) Back Office
9 12 (1.43%) General Ledger
9 12 (1.43%) Retail Banking
10 10 (1.19%) Front Office
11 9 (1.07%) French Language
11 9 (1.07%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.72%) Local Government
12 6 (0.72%) Advertising
13 5 (0.60%) Games
13 5 (0.60%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.48%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.18%) .NET
2 15 (1.79%) MDX
3 11 (1.31%) Web Services
4 10 (1.19%) HTML
4 10 (1.19%) D3.js
5 7 (0.84%) Java EE
6 6 (0.72%) COM
6 6 (0.72%) Struts
7 5 (0.60%) Ajax
7 5 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.48%) J2EE
8 4 (0.48%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.48%) Spring
8 4 (0.48%) SAML
9 3 (0.36%) CSS
9 3 (0.36%) XML
9 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.36%) Doctrine
9 3 (0.36%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 164 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.22%) User Experience
3 25 (2.98%) Visualisation
4 24 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 17 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (2.03%) Client/Server
6 16 (1.91%) Social Media
7 15 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 15 (1.79%) Neural Network
8 12 (1.43%) Mainframe
9 11 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.19%) Derivative
10 10 (1.19%) Fixed Income
11 9 (1.07%) NHS
12 8 (0.95%) Data Conversion
13 7 (0.84%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.72%) Equities
14 6 (0.72%) Blog
14 6 (0.72%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (1.43%) Windows
1 12 (1.43%) Linux
2 7 (0.84%) UNIX
3 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (32.46%) Business Intelligence
2 153 (18.26%) Project Management
3 102 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (11.93%) Business Analysis
5 94 (11.22%) ETL
6 92 (10.98%) ERP
7 90 (10.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 90 (10.74%) Business Transformation
8 86 (10.26%) Analytics
9 73 (8.71%) Business Development
10 66 (7.88%) CRM
11 62 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 59 (7.04%) Data Modelling
13 55 (6.56%) Kimball Methodology
14 44 (5.25%) Change Management
15 34 (4.06%) Data Analysis
15 34 (4.06%) Waterfall
16 28 (3.34%) Performance Management
16 28 (3.34%) Data Management
16 28 (3.34%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 126 (15.04%) SQL
2 41 (4.89%) T-SQL
3 34 (4.06%) Java
4 26 (3.10%) C
5 18 (2.15%) R
6 16 (1.91%) C#
6 16 (1.91%) VB
7 14 (1.67%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.31%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.19%) PHP
10 8 (0.95%) C++
11 5 (0.60%) VBA
12 4 (0.48%) ABAP
12 4 (0.48%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.12%) Python
13 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 163 (19.45%) Degree
2 48 (5.73%) Security Cleared
3 32 (3.82%) MBA
4 18 (2.15%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.72%) ISEB
6 6 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (0.72%) PMP
7 5 (0.60%) CISSP
7 5 (0.60%) CISM
8 4 (0.48%) CISA
8 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.48%) APMP
9 3 (0.36%) CCA
9 3 (0.36%) ACCA
10 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.24%) Siebel Certification
11 1 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.12%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.53%) QA
2 14 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.48%) COBIT
5 4 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.48%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.36%) SLA
7 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 8 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) SCCM
2 3 (0.36%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.12%) Control-M
4 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 214 (25.54%) Oracle
2 191 (22.79%) SAP
3 128 (15.27%) Microsoft
4 59 (7.04%) Business Objects
5 43 (5.13%) Tableau
6 34 (4.06%) Cognos
7 29 (3.46%) IBM
8 22 (2.63%) Teradata
9 19 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
10 18 (2.15%) Informatica
11 14 (1.67%) Huawei
11 14 (1.67%) Netezza
12 13 (1.55%) Guidewire
12 13 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.43%) Sage
13 12 (1.43%) Hyperion
13 12 (1.43%) Siebel
14 10 (1.19%) Hitachi
15 9 (1.07%) Ab Initio
16 8 (0.95%) ATG
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55,000 per annum + £5,700 car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Rainford Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Circa £50K
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus (Uncapped)
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum + package and benefits (Depending on
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash allowances
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and bonus schemes.
Posted: Yesterday
London
ZS Associates
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £42,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package and Benefits (Depending on
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Personnel IT
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago