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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 227 218 197
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 20 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.48% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.49% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 30
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,091 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,763 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
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
5515 5870 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.04% 97.49% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 4993 4429
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +11 15 £38,750 -17.55% 3
Bristol -6 3 £45,500 +13.75% 2
Gloucestershire -8 1 £52,500 -2.32%
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (51.35%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (40.54%) Web Services
3 15 (40.54%) ITIL
3 15 (40.54%) Service Management
3 15 (40.54%) ITSM
3 15 (40.54%) PowerShell
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL V3
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL V2
4 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
4 12 (32.43%) Degree
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 12 (32.43%) IIS
4 12 (32.43%) C#
4 12 (32.43%) Windows
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Business Continuity
6 8 (21.62%) Finance
6 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
6 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
8 4 (10.81%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (10.81%) Tableau
8 4 (10.81%) Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
1 3 (8.11%) SNMP
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) Web Services
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Framework
3 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) SAML
5 2 (5.41%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.41%) Economics
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
1 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
1 15 (40.54%) ITSM
1 15 (40.54%) Service Management
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL V2
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL V3
3 10 (27.03%) Business Continuity
4 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
6 4 (10.81%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Management
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) PowerShell
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) C
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) Java
7 2 (5.41%) Python
7 2 (5.41%) R
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Tableau
3 3 (8.11%) Altiris
3 3 (8.11%) DevExpress
3 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 4 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £44000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Salary: £29905 - £38212 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 12 days ago