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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 521 466 510
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 409 449 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 340 361 377
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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 +9 209 £62,500 +4.16% 18
South East -26 104 £52,500 -4.54% 9
Yorkshire -25 25 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South West -14 23 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North West -42 13 £47,500 -12.03% 5
East of England -29 9 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -17 6 £45,000 -21.73% 2
East Midlands -26 6 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North East -6 2 £29,750 -15.00%
South Coast - 2 - -
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 362 (39.48%) Finance
2 277 (30.21%) Business Intelligence
3 195 (21.26%) Oracle
4 152 (16.58%) Business Analysis
5 148 (16.14%) SAP
6 142 (15.49%) SQL
7 127 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 123 (13.41%) Data Warehouse
9 120 (13.09%) Business Objects
10 115 (12.54%) Microsoft
11 112 (12.21%) Project Management
12 111 (12.10%) SQL Server
13 105 (11.45%) Degree
14 92 (10.03%) Banking
15 90 (9.81%) Oracle EBS
15 90 (9.81%) Analytics
16 86 (9.38%) Marketing
16 86 (9.38%) ETL
17 80 (8.72%) ERP
18 79 (8.62%) Business Development
19 76 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 73 (7.96%) Telecoms
21 72 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 71 (7.74%) Retail
22 71 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
23 69 (7.52%) MS Excel
23 69 (7.52%) Oracle EBS R12
24 67 (7.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 64 (6.98%) CRM
26 61 (6.65%) QlikView

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (3.05%) NetWeaver
2 26 (2.84%) SAS
3 15 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 8 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.44%) IIS
7 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.11%) Kentico
9 1 (0.11%) Lync
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.11%) Apache
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.11%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.53%) SPSS
4 12 (1.31%) MS Office
5 6 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.33%) Vensim
7 2 (0.22%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 90 (9.81%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (7.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 42 (4.58%) Oracle Applications
4 34 (3.71%) Oracle General Ledger
5 32 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
6 30 (3.27%) SAP Business One
7 29 (3.16%) Oracle Receivables
7 29 (3.16%) Oracle Assets
8 27 (2.94%) Oracle 11i
9 26 (2.84%) SAP ERP
10 24 (2.62%) Oracle Cash Management
11 19 (2.07%) Oracle Financials
12 15 (1.64%) Oracle FAH
13 11 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
14 10 (1.09%) SAP Business ByDesign
14 10 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 8 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
17 6 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
17 6 (0.65%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.20%) 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 17 (1.85%) IPv6
1 17 (1.85%) Network Security
2 16 (1.74%) LAN
3 15 (1.64%) Broadband
4 6 (0.65%) HTTP
5 3 (0.33%) Internet
6 1 (0.11%) 3G
6 1 (0.11%) 2G
6 1 (0.11%) WiMAX
6 1 (0.11%) NGN
6 1 (0.11%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) HSPA
6 1 (0.11%) LTE
6 1 (0.11%) xDSL
6 1 (0.11%) 4G
6 1 (0.11%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (13.41%) Data Warehouse
2 111 (12.10%) SQL Server
3 76 (8.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (7.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 61 (6.65%) QlikView
7 59 (6.43%) BusinessObjects
8 34 (3.71%) SAP BI
9 31 (3.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 27 (2.94%) Data Mining
11 26 (2.84%) SAP Data Services
12 21 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.96%) Spotfire
14 17 (1.85%) OLAP
14 17 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (1.85%) Oracle Database
15 16 (1.74%) Big Data
15 16 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (1.53%) Relational Database
16 14 (1.53%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.22%) ERwin
3 2 (0.22%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.22%) PVCS
3 2 (0.22%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.11%) ProC
4 1 (0.11%) Toad
4 1 (0.11%) PowerBuilder
General
1 362 (39.48%) Finance
2 92 (10.03%) Banking
3 86 (9.38%) Marketing
4 73 (7.96%) Telecoms
5 71 (7.74%) Retail
6 43 (4.69%) Billing
7 40 (4.36%) Legal
8 35 (3.82%) Manufacturing
9 30 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 22 (2.40%) General Ledger
11 17 (1.85%) Back Office
12 16 (1.74%) Front Office
13 13 (1.42%) Law
14 10 (1.09%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.87%) Advertising
16 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
17 6 (0.65%) Games
17 6 (0.65%) Private Banking
18 5 (0.55%) Financial Institution
19 4 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (3.49%) .NET
2 16 (1.74%) HTML
3 14 (1.53%) XML
4 13 (1.42%) ASP.NET
4 13 (1.42%) MDX
5 10 (1.09%) Ajax
6 7 (0.76%) Web Services
7 6 (0.65%) .NET Framework
7 6 (0.65%) jQuery
7 6 (0.65%) COM
7 6 (0.65%) CSS
7 6 (0.65%) Middleware
8 5 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.55%) HTML5
8 5 (0.55%) LINQ
9 4 (0.44%) Struts
9 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (0.33%) Spring
10 3 (0.33%) RESTful
10 3 (0.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (2.07%) Mainframe
3 17 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 17 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 16 (1.74%) Blog
5 15 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.31%) Visualisation
6 12 (1.31%) Social Media
7 11 (1.20%) Data Conversion
8 10 (1.09%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.09%) Derivative
9 8 (0.87%) Fixed Income
10 7 (0.76%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.76%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.65%) Credit Risk
11 6 (0.65%) Statistics
12 5 (0.55%) Equities
13 4 (0.44%) Economics
13 4 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.74%) UNIX
2 15 (1.64%) Windows
3 11 (1.20%) Linux
4 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (30.21%) Business Intelligence
2 152 (16.58%) Business Analysis
3 127 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 112 (12.21%) Project Management
5 90 (9.81%) Analytics
6 86 (9.38%) ETL
7 80 (8.72%) ERP
8 79 (8.62%) Business Development
9 71 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 64 (6.98%) CRM
11 53 (5.78%) Business Transformation
12 51 (5.56%) Data Modelling
13 50 (5.45%) Change Management
14 40 (4.36%) ITIL
15 39 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (3.60%) Project Planning
16 33 (3.60%) Performance Management
17 32 (3.49%) GAP Analysis
18 31 (3.38%) Risk Management
19 30 (3.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (15.49%) SQL
2 39 (4.25%) Java
3 34 (3.71%) C#
4 28 (3.05%) PL/SQL
5 27 (2.94%) VB
5 27 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 24 (2.62%) C
7 17 (1.85%) PHP
8 15 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 12 (1.31%) VBA
10 6 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.33%) R
12 2 (0.22%) ABAP
12 2 (0.22%) C++
12 2 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 105 (11.45%) Degree
2 26 (2.84%) MBA
3 19 (2.07%) ACCA
4 16 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.76%) CIMA
6 5 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.55%) PhD
6 5 (0.55%) ISEB
7 4 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.33%) CISSP
8 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.22%) CISA
9 2 (0.22%) CISM
10 1 (0.11%) MCP
10 1 (0.11%) MCSE
10 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.03%) QA
2 14 (1.53%) COBIT
3 10 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.76%) SLA
5 5 (0.55%) IAS 39
6 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.11%) EFQM
System Software
1 18 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 195 (21.26%) Oracle
2 148 (16.14%) SAP
3 120 (13.09%) Business Objects
4 115 (12.54%) Microsoft
5 48 (5.23%) Cognos
6 44 (4.80%) Tableau
7 27 (2.94%) Informatica
8 26 (2.84%) IBM
9 22 (2.40%) MicroStrategy
10 20 (2.18%) Teradata
11 19 (2.07%) Sage
12 18 (1.96%) Huawei
13 17 (1.85%) Siebel
14 14 (1.53%) CA
14 14 (1.53%) Guidewire
15 12 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
16 11 (1.20%) Netezza
17 10 (1.09%) SunGard
18 9 (0.98%) JD Edwards
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