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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 235 207 198
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 16 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 16
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -8 11 £55,000 - 1
Dorset +3 1 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Somerset -4 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Wiltshire -8 1 £39,000 -13.33%
Bristol - 1 £50,000 - 4
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) Analytics
3 9 (26.47%) SDLC
3 9 (26.47%) .NET
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 8 (23.53%) IIS
4 8 (23.53%) C#
4 8 (23.53%) Web Services
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
4 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 8 (23.53%) Service Management
4 8 (23.53%) ITSM
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL V2
4 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 8 (23.53%) Time Management
4 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) ISEB
6 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 4 (11.76%) SAP
8 3 (8.82%) C
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) Cascading
3 1 (2.94%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) DTV
2 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (32.35%) Analytics
3 9 (26.47%) SDLC
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL
4 8 (23.53%) Service Management
4 8 (23.53%) ITSM
4 8 (23.53%) Time Management
4 8 (23.53%) ITIL V2
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (5.88%) Wealth Management
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C#
1 8 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) C
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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