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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 213 202 194
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 26 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.56% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 18
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Gloucestershire +11 14 £53,750 -
Wiltshire -12 9 £47,000 +4.44%
Somerset -3 1 £55,000 - 1
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (33.33%) IIS
2 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) C#
2 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (33.33%) Web Services
2 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) Service Management
2 14 (33.33%) ITSM
2 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 14 (33.33%) Time Management
2 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 14 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.19%) Analytics
5 10 (23.81%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) SDLC
7 7 (16.67%) SAP
8 6 (14.29%) ISEB
8 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) SQL
10 4 (9.52%) CRM
10 4 (9.52%) C
10 4 (9.52%) Project Management
10 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP Business One
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 14 (33.33%) Web Services
1 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) JSON
3 1 (2.38%) Cascading
3 1 (2.38%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
1 14 (33.33%) ITSM
1 14 (33.33%) Service Management
1 14 (33.33%) Time Management
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (26.19%) Analytics
4 9 (21.43%) SDLC
5 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) CRM
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Wealth Management
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.76%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
1 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) C
4 2 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) ISEB
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) CBAP
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
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