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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 593 556 564
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 328 452 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.44% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 247 369 352
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -42 296 £55,000 +4.76% 27
London -19 174 £62,500 +8.69% 16
South East +24 35 £53,750 +3.36% 5
City of London +30 25 £62,500 +8.69% 5
Yorkshire +32 23 £47,000 +17.50% 3
Reading +23 21 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Berkshire +20 21 £55,000 +4.76% 3
West Midlands -4 21 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Birmingham -11 19 £57,500 +15.00%
Sheffield +22 12 £47,000 +4.44%
South Yorkshire +19 12 £47,000 +4.44%
North West +6 12 £50,000 +11.11%
East of England +21 11 £62,500 +47.05% 1
West Yorkshire +18 11 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland +10 11 £62,500 -16.66% 1
Manchester -6 11 £50,000 +5.26%
South Wales +16 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Wales +11 8 £55,000 +15.78%
Surrey +29 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Leeds +19 7 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Newport +9 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Edinburgh -1 7 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £72,500 - 1
Cardiff +9 5 £55,000 -
Hampshire -3 5 £57,500 -9.80%
Cambridge - 5 £72,500 - 1
East Midlands +5 4 £35,500 +1.42%
Glasgow -2 4 £62,500 -16.66%
Hertfordshire +14 3 £62,500 +38.88%
Northamptonshire +8 3 £21,000 -

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 274 (38.87%) Finance
2 183 (25.96%) Analytical Skills
3 155 (21.99%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (19.57%) SQL
5 135 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 123 (17.45%) Degree
7 121 (17.16%) Banking
8 110 (15.60%) Microsoft
9 105 (14.89%) SQL Server
10 98 (13.90%) Retail
10 98 (13.90%) Analytics
11 97 (13.76%) Presales
12 95 (13.48%) Oracle
13 91 (12.91%) SAP
14 88 (12.48%) Business Analysis
15 86 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
16 80 (11.35%) ERP
17 76 (10.78%) Project Management
18 63 (8.94%) Mentoring
19 62 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
20 61 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 56 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
22 54 (7.66%) MS Office
22 54 (7.66%) C
23 52 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 50 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 50 (7.09%) MS Excel
24 50 (7.09%) Power BI
25 48 (6.81%) ETL
26 47 (6.67%) SAP Business One

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 31 (4.40%) SAS
2 30 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (1.42%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.99%) Alfresco
5 7 (0.99%) CMS
6 6 (0.85%) IIS
7 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) Apache
8 1 (0.14%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (7.66%) MS Office
2 50 (7.09%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.99%) SPSS
5 10 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 47 (6.67%) SAP Business One
2 31 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (4.26%) Temenos T24
4 29 (4.11%) Finacle
5 21 (2.98%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (1.56%) Sonata
7 9 (1.28%) SAP IS-U
8 7 (0.99%) Summit
9 5 (0.71%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.57%) Misys Opics
10 4 (0.57%) Movex
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.43%) Markit EDM
11 3 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.43%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.43%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
11 3 (0.43%) thinkFolio
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.28%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.98%) Office 365
3 10 (1.42%) Yammer
4 9 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.28%) Taleo
5 5 (0.71%) SaaS
6 4 (0.57%) PaaS
7 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.28%) FinancialForce.com
8 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.42%) Skype
2 7 (0.99%) PBX
2 7 (0.99%) VoIP
3 6 (0.85%) PSTN
4 3 (0.43%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.28%) Internet
5 2 (0.28%) Telepresence
5 2 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.14%) LDAP
6 1 (0.14%) SNMP
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.79%) Data Warehouse
3 61 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (7.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (7.09%) Power BI
5 50 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (5.39%) QlikView
7 35 (4.96%) Big Data
8 27 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
9 25 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 23 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
12 20 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (2.55%) Hadoop
14 13 (1.84%) HDInsight
14 13 (1.84%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.56%) Data Mart
15 11 (1.56%) Data Mining
15 11 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.43%) JDeveloper
1 3 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.14%) LSMW
General
1 274 (38.87%) Finance
2 121 (17.16%) Banking
3 98 (13.90%) Retail
4 45 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 44 (6.24%) Retail Banking
6 35 (4.96%) Back Office
7 30 (4.26%) Front Office
7 30 (4.26%) Investment Banking
8 26 (3.69%) Financial Institution
8 26 (3.69%) Marketing
9 18 (2.55%) Advertising
10 14 (1.99%) Local Government
11 13 (1.84%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.13%) Publishing
13 6 (0.85%) Legal
14 4 (0.57%) French Language
14 4 (0.57%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.57%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.26%) .NET
2 12 (1.70%) .NET Framework
3 11 (1.56%) D3.js
3 11 (1.56%) HTML
4 9 (1.28%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.13%) Ajax
5 8 (1.13%) J2EE
5 8 (1.13%) XML
6 7 (0.99%) Web Services
7 6 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (0.85%) HTML5
8 5 (0.71%) MDX
9 4 (0.57%) Middleware
10 3 (0.43%) CSS
11 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.28%) jQuery
11 2 (0.28%) LINQ
11 2 (0.28%) Silverlight
11 2 (0.28%) WCF
11 2 (0.28%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 183 (25.96%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.52%) Derivative
3 36 (5.11%) Fixed Income
3 36 (5.11%) Visualisation
4 31 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 31 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.97%) Equities
6 25 (3.55%) Psychology
7 19 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.41%) Fintech
9 14 (1.99%) Credit Derivative
9 14 (1.99%) Credit Risk
10 13 (1.84%) Reinsurance
10 13 (1.84%) Statistics
11 12 (1.70%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.56%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.56%) Neural Network
12 11 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (2.27%) Windows
2 5 (0.71%) Unix
2 5 (0.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.14%) Linux
5 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (21.99%) Business Intelligence
2 135 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 98 (13.90%) Analytics
4 97 (13.76%) Presales
5 88 (12.48%) Business Analysis
6 86 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (11.35%) ERP
8 76 (10.78%) Project Management
9 63 (8.94%) Mentoring
10 56 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
11 48 (6.81%) ETL
12 47 (6.67%) Business Transformation
13 45 (6.38%) Change Management
14 43 (6.10%) CRM
15 41 (5.82%) Data Modelling
15 41 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
16 37 (5.25%) Business Development
17 36 (5.11%) Scrum
18 35 (4.96%) Data Analysis
18 35 (4.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 138 (19.57%) SQL
2 54 (7.66%) C
3 17 (2.41%) C#
3 17 (2.41%) PL/SQL
4 13 (1.84%) C++
4 13 (1.84%) Java
4 13 (1.84%) R
5 11 (1.56%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.28%) Python
7 5 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.57%) VBA
9 2 (0.28%) ABAP
9 2 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.14%) Perl
10 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.14%) VB
10 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (17.45%) Degree
2 26 (3.69%) ACCA
2 26 (3.69%) CIMA
3 25 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 24 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (3.12%) CIPFA
6 13 (1.84%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.42%) MCSD
8 8 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.99%) CCNA
10 5 (0.71%) CBAP
10 5 (0.71%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.57%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.57%) IIBA
11 4 (0.57%) PMP
12 3 (0.43%) CISSP
12 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.28%) ISEB
13 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.11%) QA
2 21 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.27%) ISO22301
4 15 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 15 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.99%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.57%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.28%) COBIT
7 2 (0.28%) SLA
8 1 (0.14%) GAMP
8 1 (0.14%) GxP
8 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 110 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 95 (13.48%) Oracle
3 91 (12.91%) SAP
4 45 (6.38%) Tableau
5 28 (3.97%) Calypso
6 25 (3.55%) Temenos
7 24 (3.40%) Unisys
8 21 (2.98%) Murex
9 18 (2.55%) TSYS
10 16 (2.27%) Avaloq
11 14 (1.99%) Sage
12 11 (1.56%) FNZ
13 10 (1.42%) Cisco
13 10 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
14 9 (1.28%) Cognos
15 8 (1.13%) Informatica
15 8 (1.13%) Sonus
16 7 (0.99%) CA
16 7 (0.99%) HP
16 7 (0.99%) Infor
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, healthcare, and car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Resource Management
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: 7 days ago
UK
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Up to £35000 + £3k Car allowance + £3k Bonus.
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago