The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Business Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 567 541 484
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 384 480 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.46% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 294 407 447
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Business Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the UK.

Business Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Consultant over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Business Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 358 £55,000 -4.34% 36
London -20 217 £62,500 +4.16% 24
City of London +44 46 £62,500 +8.69% 9
South East -5 43 £52,500 -4.54% 3
West Midlands -9 23 £46,250 -15.90% 3
Yorkshire +19 20 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Surrey +16 20 £42,000 -32.80%
South West +2 16 £41,500 -11.70% 1
Guildford +8 14 - -
Sheffield - 13 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 13 £42,500 - 1
North West +14 12 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Birmingham -10 12 £26,500 -51.81%
Hertfordshire +21 11 £51,000 +45.71% 1
East of England +21 11 £51,000 +45.71% 1
Manchester +9 10 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Berkshire -11 10 £52,500 - 2
Hampshire +4 8 £57,500 -
Wiltshire +2 7 £41,500 -11.70%
Reading -3 7 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Swindon -4 7 £41,500 -11.70%
Scotland -7 5 £52,500 +19.31% 2
Glasgow -8 5 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Leeds +13 4 £41,250 -17.50%
West Yorkshire +13 4 £41,250 -17.50%
Reigate - 4 £42,000 -
Solihull - 4 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £29,500 -26.25%
North Yorkshire +12 3 £47,500 -
Hounslow +3 3 £55,000 +120.00%

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Business Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 300 (37.69%) Finance
2 191 (23.99%) Business Intelligence
3 168 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
4 158 (19.85%) Banking
5 152 (19.10%) SQL
6 143 (17.96%) Microsoft
7 135 (16.96%) Oracle
8 134 (16.83%) SQL Server
9 131 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 128 (16.08%) Degree
11 124 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
12 108 (13.57%) Presales
13 100 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
14 99 (12.44%) Analytics
15 96 (12.06%) Project Management
16 95 (11.93%) Business Analysis
17 94 (11.81%) Retail
18 88 (11.06%) SAP
19 84 (10.55%) ERP
20 82 (10.30%) Mentoring
21 80 (10.05%) ETL
22 75 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 73 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 70 (8.79%) Tableau
25 67 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 65 (8.17%) CRM
27 64 (8.04%) Change Management
28 59 (7.41%) Data Modelling
28 59 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
29 58 (7.29%) QlikView

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (3.27%) SAS
2 25 (3.14%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.64%) IIS
4 7 (0.88%) iPlanet
4 7 (0.88%) Node.js
4 7 (0.88%) Skype for Business
5 6 (0.75%) Alfresco
5 6 (0.75%) CMS
6 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.50%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 51 (6.41%) MS Office
3 17 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) SPSS
6 2 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (5.40%) SAP Business One
2 38 (4.77%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (3.14%) Finacle
4 25 (3.14%) Temenos T24
5 8 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.88%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.63%) Misys Opics
7 5 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.63%) SimCorp Dimension
7 5 (0.63%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.50%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.50%) SAP hybris
9 3 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.63%) Office 365
3 8 (1.01%) SaaS
4 7 (0.88%) GitHub
5 4 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.50%) Taleo
6 2 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.25%) PaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Trello
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.88%) LDAP
1 7 (0.88%) Skype
1 7 (0.88%) SNMP
1 7 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.63%) PBX
2 5 (0.63%) VoIP
3 4 (0.50%) Internet
3 4 (0.50%) PSTN
4 2 (0.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.13%) Extranet
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 100 (12.56%) Data Warehouse
3 75 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 67 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (7.29%) QlikView
7 49 (6.16%) Relational Database
8 45 (5.65%) BusinessObjects
9 42 (5.28%) Big Data
9 42 (5.28%) Power BI
10 28 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 28 (3.52%) SQL Server 2014
11 19 (2.39%) Hadoop
12 17 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
12 17 (2.14%) OLAP
12 17 (2.14%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.14%) Oracle ODI
13 16 (2.01%) DataStage
13 16 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (2.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (0.38%) JDeveloper
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.25%) JIRA
5 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 300 (37.69%) Finance
2 158 (19.85%) Banking
3 94 (11.81%) Retail
4 48 (6.03%) Telecoms
5 47 (5.90%) Investment Banking
6 40 (5.03%) Back Office
7 36 (4.52%) Marketing
8 32 (4.02%) Front Office
9 31 (3.89%) Financial Institution
9 31 (3.89%) Retail Banking
10 24 (3.02%) Local Government
11 19 (2.39%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.76%) Advertising
12 14 (1.76%) Billing
13 7 (0.88%) Publishing
14 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.63%) Automotive
16 4 (0.50%) Legal
17 3 (0.38%) Electronics
17 3 (0.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (6.66%) .NET
2 26 (3.27%) .NET Framework
3 25 (3.14%) ASP.NET
3 25 (3.14%) Web Services
4 19 (2.39%) HTML
5 16 (2.01%) XML
6 13 (1.63%) Ajax
6 13 (1.63%) D3.js
7 12 (1.51%) FIX Protocol
8 11 (1.38%) Middleware
9 9 (1.13%) HTML5
10 8 (1.01%) J2EE
11 7 (0.88%) SAML
11 7 (0.88%) Spring XD
12 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (0.38%) MDX
14 2 (0.25%) CSS
14 2 (0.25%) SAP Fiori
15 1 (0.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 168 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.29%) Visualisation
3 56 (7.04%) Fixed Income
4 54 (6.78%) Derivative
5 44 (5.53%) Management Information System
6 39 (4.90%) Equities
7 27 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (3.27%) Computer Science
9 25 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (2.26%) Psychology
10 18 (2.26%) Reinsurance
11 16 (2.01%) Data Integration
11 16 (2.01%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.63%) Fintech
12 13 (1.63%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.51%) Data Conversion
13 12 (1.51%) Neural Network
14 11 (1.38%) SWIFT
15 10 (1.26%) User Experience
16 8 (1.01%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.65%) Windows
2 18 (2.26%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.51%) Unix
4 8 (1.01%) Linux
5 5 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (23.99%) Business Intelligence
2 131 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 124 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (13.57%) Presales
5 99 (12.44%) Analytics
6 96 (12.06%) Project Management
7 95 (11.93%) Business Analysis
8 84 (10.55%) ERP
9 82 (10.30%) Mentoring
10 80 (10.05%) ETL
11 65 (8.17%) CRM
12 64 (8.04%) Change Management
13 59 (7.41%) Data Modelling
13 59 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 54 (6.78%) Information Security
15 49 (6.16%) Data Analysis
16 46 (5.78%) Business Development
17 42 (5.28%) Scrum
18 39 (4.90%) Data Visualisation
18 39 (4.90%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (19.10%) SQL
2 44 (5.53%) C#
3 37 (4.65%) Java
4 29 (3.64%) C
5 25 (3.14%) PowerShell
6 23 (2.89%) PL/SQL
7 22 (2.76%) C++
8 20 (2.51%) JavaScript
9 19 (2.39%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.76%) R
11 11 (1.38%) Python
12 6 (0.75%) VBA
13 4 (0.50%) VBScript
14 3 (0.38%) VB
15 1 (0.13%) Delphi
15 1 (0.13%) Perl
15 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 128 (16.08%) Degree
2 26 (3.27%) ACCA
2 26 (3.27%) CIMA
3 21 (2.64%) CIPFA
4 20 (2.51%) Security Cleared
5 16 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.38%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.01%) PhD
9 7 (0.88%) CISSP
9 7 (0.88%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.88%) PMP
10 6 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.63%) CCNA
11 5 (0.63%) SAP Certification
12 4 (0.50%) CEH
12 4 (0.50%) CISA
12 4 (0.50%) CITP
12 4 (0.50%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.50%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.40%) QA
2 22 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.64%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.14%) ISO22301
5 16 (2.01%) ISO 14001
5 16 (2.01%) ISO 9001
6 8 (1.01%) COBIT
7 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.50%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.13%) COSHH
System Software
1 24 (3.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.01%) SCCM
2 7 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 143 (17.96%) Microsoft
2 135 (16.96%) Oracle
3 88 (11.06%) SAP
4 70 (8.79%) Tableau
5 36 (4.52%) Calypso
6 34 (4.27%) Cognos
7 25 (3.14%) Informatica
8 19 (2.39%) MicroStrategy
8 19 (2.39%) Murex
9 17 (2.14%) Temenos
9 17 (2.14%) Teradata
9 17 (2.14%) Unisys
10 15 (1.88%) IBM
11 13 (1.63%) Hitachi
11 13 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.38%) Avaloq
12 11 (1.38%) Bloomberg
12 11 (1.38%) CA
12 11 (1.38%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.13%) Sage
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary plus OT bonus of 15
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum £5k car allowance + a very generous bonus an
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + neg & bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 30k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Macmillan Cancer Support
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Heath Care +
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London, United Kingdom
GreySpark
Salary: £27,500 - £30,000
Posted: 27 days ago