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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 596 649 550
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -99
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 287 346 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 188 273 396
Median salary £62,500 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,304 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -0.41%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +58 280 £62,500 +21.95% 30
London +28 174 £67,500 +28.57% 17
City of London +19 37 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East +56 30 £80,000 +53.11% 3
Berkshire +69 26 £110,000 +104.65% 2
Reading +50 24 £110,000 +57.14% 2
South West +21 19 £52,000 +15.55% 1
North West -16 19 £49,500 +23.75% 3
Yorkshire +8 15 £47,500 +18.75%
Manchester -3 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East of England +12 12 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Sheffield +20 11 £37,500 -34.78%
South Yorkshire +13 11 £37,500 -34.78%
West Midlands -12 10 £47,500 +2.15% 4
Cambridgeshire +15 8 £60,000 +53.84% 1
Bristol +21 5 £57,500 -
Gloucestershire -11 5 - -
Leeds +26 4 £50,000 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +17 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Birmingham -9 4 £47,500 -17.39%
Hertfordshire +10 3 - -
Surrey +8 3 £52,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 - - 1
Lichfield - 3 - -
South Wales +1 2 £45,000 -
Cardiff -1 2 £45,000 -
Belfast -1 2 - -
County Antrim -2 2 - -
Northern Ireland -4 2 - -
Wales -10 2 £45,000 -

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 209 (33.98%) Finance
2 179 (29.11%) Analytical Skills
3 135 (21.95%) Degree
4 133 (21.63%) Business Intelligence
5 117 (19.02%) SQL
5 117 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 95 (15.45%) Banking
7 88 (14.31%) Business Analysis
8 87 (14.15%) Analytics
9 86 (13.98%) Oracle
10 78 (12.68%) SAP
11 77 (12.52%) Telecoms
12 76 (12.36%) Retail
13 63 (10.24%) Business Development
14 61 (9.92%) SQL Server
15 59 (9.59%) Microsoft
16 55 (8.94%) ERP
17 52 (8.46%) C
17 52 (8.46%) Business Transformation
17 52 (8.46%) Presales
18 51 (8.29%) Derivative
19 49 (7.97%) Marketing
19 49 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
20 48 (7.80%) CRM
21 46 (7.48%) MS Office
22 44 (7.15%) Project Management
22 44 (7.15%) Change Management
22 44 (7.15%) Mentoring
23 42 (6.83%) GAP Analysis
23 42 (6.83%) Data Warehouse

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 25 (4.07%) SAS
2 20 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.65%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.16%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.16%) CMS
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (7.48%) MS Office
2 41 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.25%) SPSS
4 13 (2.11%) MS Project
5 11 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (4.88%) SAP Business One
2 22 (3.58%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (2.76%) Temenos T24
4 16 (2.60%) Finacle
5 13 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (1.95%) Sonata
6 12 (1.95%) Summit
7 9 (1.46%) SAP IS-U
8 7 (1.14%) Infor M3
9 6 (0.98%) Movex
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.65%) SAP MDM
10 4 (0.65%) SimCorp Dimension
10 4 (0.65%) thinkFolio
11 3 (0.49%) Markit EDM
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.49%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.11%) Office 365
2 10 (1.63%) Yammer
3 9 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.98%) IaaS
4 6 (0.98%) Taleo
5 5 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.81%) SaaS
6 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.33%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.93%) Internet
2 4 (0.65%) Skype
3 2 (0.33%) PBX
3 2 (0.33%) PSTN
3 2 (0.33%) Telepresence
3 2 (0.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.33%) VoIP
3 2 (0.33%) Wireless
4 1 (0.16%) Broadband
4 1 (0.16%) DHCP
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
4 1 (0.16%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) LTE
4 1 (0.16%) MVNO
4 1 (0.16%) SMTP
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.83%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (4.39%) Big Data
5 25 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.90%) BusinessObjects
6 24 (3.90%) Power BI
6 24 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (3.74%) RDBMS
8 21 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (2.93%) QlikView
10 17 (2.76%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.44%) Oracle Database
12 13 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 9 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.98%) SAP BW
17 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
17 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.16%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.16%) LSMW
3 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 209 (33.98%) Finance
2 95 (15.45%) Banking
3 77 (12.52%) Telecoms
4 76 (12.36%) Retail
5 49 (7.97%) Marketing
6 38 (6.18%) Front Office
7 26 (4.23%) Back Office
7 26 (4.23%) Retail Banking
8 25 (4.07%) Advertising
8 25 (4.07%) Investment Banking
9 21 (3.41%) Financial Institution
10 18 (2.93%) Manufacturing
11 16 (2.60%) Spanish Language
12 11 (1.79%) Mandarin Language
13 10 (1.63%) Billing
14 7 (1.14%) French Language
15 5 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.65%) Games
16 4 (0.65%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.65%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.95%) .NET
2 7 (1.14%) D3.js
3 4 (0.65%) HTML
3 4 (0.65%) MDX
4 3 (0.49%) HTML5
4 3 (0.49%) Web Services
5 2 (0.33%) CSS
5 2 (0.33%) XML
6 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.16%) Ajax
6 1 (0.16%) BAPI
6 1 (0.16%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.16%) jQuery
6 1 (0.16%) LINQ
6 1 (0.16%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.16%) RESTful
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.16%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.16%) WCF
6 1 (0.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 179 (29.11%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (8.29%) Derivative
3 32 (5.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 31 (5.04%) Fixed Income
5 26 (4.23%) Credit Derivative
6 23 (3.74%) Equities
7 21 (3.41%) Psychology
8 20 (3.25%) Credit Risk
9 19 (3.09%) Fintech
10 17 (2.76%) Computer Science
11 16 (2.60%) Visualisation
12 14 (2.28%) Economics
13 13 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.95%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.79%) Smart Meter
16 9 (1.46%) User Experience
17 8 (1.30%) Data Centre
17 8 (1.30%) Data Integration
17 8 (1.30%) Reinsurance
18 5 (0.81%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.63%) Windows
2 6 (0.98%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (21.63%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 88 (14.31%) Business Analysis
4 87 (14.15%) Analytics
5 63 (10.24%) Business Development
6 55 (8.94%) ERP
7 52 (8.46%) Business Transformation
7 52 (8.46%) Presales
8 49 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (7.80%) CRM
10 44 (7.15%) Change Management
10 44 (7.15%) Mentoring
10 44 (7.15%) Project Management
11 42 (6.83%) GAP Analysis
12 38 (6.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (5.69%) ETL
14 32 (5.20%) Data Modelling
15 30 (4.88%) Migration
16 29 (4.72%) Data Migration
17 27 (4.39%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 117 (19.02%) SQL
2 52 (8.46%) C
3 15 (2.44%) Python
4 13 (2.11%) VBA
5 9 (1.46%) T-SQL
6 8 (1.30%) R
7 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.49%) ABAP
8 3 (0.49%) C#
8 3 (0.49%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 135 (21.95%) Degree
2 22 (3.58%) ACCA
2 22 (3.58%) CIMA
3 21 (3.41%) CIPFA
3 21 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 14 (2.28%) MBA
7 10 (1.63%) MCSD
8 8 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.81%) ISEB
10 4 (0.65%) BC Cleared
10 4 (0.65%) CISSP
11 3 (0.49%) CBAP
12 2 (0.33%) CCNA
12 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.33%) IIBA
12 2 (0.33%) MCSE
12 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.07%) QA
2 8 (1.30%) Actionable Recommendations
3 6 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.81%) SLA
5 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.65%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.49%) GAMP
6 3 (0.49%) GxP
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.33%) EMIR
7 2 (0.33%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.16%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 86 (13.98%) Oracle
2 78 (12.68%) SAP
3 59 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.39%) Murex
5 24 (3.90%) IBM
6 23 (3.74%) Calypso
7 19 (3.09%) HP
8 17 (2.76%) Tableau
8 17 (2.76%) Temenos
9 16 (2.60%) TSYS
9 16 (2.60%) Unisys
10 15 (2.44%) BISAM
10 15 (2.44%) StatPro
11 13 (2.11%) Cisco
12 12 (1.95%) Avaloq
12 12 (1.95%) FNZ
12 12 (1.95%) Sage
13 11 (1.79%) Teradata
14 10 (1.63%) Cognos
15 8 (1.30%) Hyperion
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Lifestyle
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 and insanely generous package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 and insanely generous package
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £60000 per annum + Negotiable Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension and Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Expenses and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, car, flex bens
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £52000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car/Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £47000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Car, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £40000 per annum + Commission +Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago