The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 234 196 212
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 15 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.57% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.60% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 10
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -6.36%
Business Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5900 5512 5301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.22% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 4637 4668
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Wiltshire +1 9 £47,000 +4.44% 2
Gloucestershire -12 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Somerset -1 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Dorset -25 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
3 15 (32.61%) Project Management
3 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (30.43%) SAP
5 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.09%) Web Services
6 12 (26.09%) ITIL
6 12 (26.09%) C#
6 12 (26.09%) .NET
6 12 (26.09%) Service Management
6 12 (26.09%) ITSM
6 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
7 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
8 10 (21.74%) CRM
8 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 10 (21.74%) Windows
8 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 10 (21.74%) IIS
8 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 10 (21.74%) SAP Business One
8 10 (21.74%) Time Management
8 10 (21.74%) ITIL V2
9 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.04%) Retail
10 6 (13.04%) Degree
10 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.87%) Coaching

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (21.74%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) SAS
3 2 (4.35%) iPlanet
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (21.74%) SAP Business One
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) LDAP
1 2 (4.35%) SNMP
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) .NET
1 12 (26.09%) Web Services
2 10 (21.74%) .NET Framework
2 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.52%) J2EE
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) SAML
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Project Management
1 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) ITSM
2 12 (26.09%) Service Management
3 10 (21.74%) CRM
3 10 (21.74%) Time Management
3 10 (21.74%) ITIL V2
4 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Business Transformation
6 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) UML
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 2 (4.35%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) C#
2 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.52%) C++
5 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) SAP
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Altiris
4 2 (4.35%) DevExpress
4 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
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