The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 235 219 220
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.18% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.19% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £41,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -
Functional 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
5852 5187 5254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.16% 95.38% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 4439 4638
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Bristol -3 1 - -
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (40.00%) Cash Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) E-business
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Pegasus
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com