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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 582 541 584
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 350 504 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 266 416 379
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 -58 308 £60,000 +9.09% 29
London -39 189 £65,000 +13.04% 12
City of London +29 34 £62,500 +8.69% 5
South East -4 33 £50,000 -4.76% 5
West Midlands -1 20 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire +4 19 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Reading +20 18 £55,000 - 3
North West +19 17 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire +40 16 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Manchester -4 16 £36,000 -25.00% 1
Scotland 0 13 £62,500 +4.16% 3
Birmingham -10 13 £61,250 +16.66%
Sheffield +26 11 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +22 11 £45,000 - 1
South Wales +16 11 £55,000 +15.78%
Wales +14 11 £55,000 +15.78%
East of England +20 10 £62,500 +66.66%
Newport +12 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Hampshire -1 8 £57,500 -23.33%
Edinburgh -3 7 £62,500 +4.16% 2
South West -8 7 £55,000 +13.40% 2
Cardiff - 7 £55,000 -
Surrey +22 6 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +17 6 £51,000 +45.71%
Glasgow -7 6 £62,500 +19.04% 1
West Yorkshire +19 5 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Solihull - 4 £60,000 -
Broxbourne - 4 £51,000 -
Reigate - 4 £44,000 -
Farnborough - 4 £57,500 -

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 305 (39.41%) Finance
2 186 (24.03%) Analytical Skills
3 166 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
4 150 (19.38%) SQL
5 139 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 136 (17.57%) Microsoft
7 133 (17.18%) Banking
8 129 (16.67%) Degree
9 123 (15.89%) SQL Server
10 110 (14.21%) Presales
11 109 (14.08%) Oracle
12 106 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
13 99 (12.79%) Retail
13 99 (12.79%) Business Analysis
14 96 (12.40%) SAP
15 93 (12.02%) Analytics
16 92 (11.89%) Project Management
17 90 (11.63%) ERP
18 80 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 76 (9.82%) Mentoring
20 73 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
21 66 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 64 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 60 (7.75%) Change Management
24 59 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
24 59 (7.62%) Tableau
25 55 (7.11%) MS Office
26 54 (6.98%) ETL
26 54 (6.98%) MS Excel
27 51 (6.59%) 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 (4.01%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.97%) SAS
3 14 (1.81%) IIS
4 11 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.16%) Skype for Business
6 7 (0.90%) Alfresco
6 7 (0.90%) CMS
7 5 (0.65%) iPlanet
8 3 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (7.11%) MS Office
2 54 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 24 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) MS Project
5 2 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 51 (6.59%) SAP Business One
2 37 (4.78%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (4.13%) Finacle
3 32 (4.13%) Temenos T24
4 25 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (1.42%) Sonata
6 9 (1.16%) SAP IS-U
7 5 (0.65%) Infor M3
7 5 (0.65%) Misys Opics
7 5 (0.65%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.52%) Movex
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.52%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.52%) SimCorp Dimension
8 4 (0.52%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.39%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.26%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.58%) Office 365
3 9 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.16%) SaaS
4 8 (1.03%) Taleo
5 6 (0.78%) Yammer
6 4 (0.52%) PaaS
7 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.16%) Skype
2 7 (0.90%) PBX
2 7 (0.90%) VoIP
3 6 (0.78%) PSTN
4 5 (0.65%) LDAP
4 5 (0.65%) SNMP
4 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.26%) Internet
5 2 (0.26%) Telepresence
5 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 80 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
4 66 (8.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 50 (6.46%) Power BI
6 50 (6.46%) QlikView
7 34 (4.39%) BusinessObjects
8 32 (4.13%) Relational Database
9 28 (3.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 26 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (3.23%) Big Data
12 21 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (1.94%) HDInsight
14 14 (1.81%) Data Mart
15 13 (1.68%) Hadoop
16 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
17 10 (1.29%) Oracle Database
18 9 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (0.39%) JDeveloper
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.13%) LSMW
General
1 305 (39.41%) Finance
2 133 (17.18%) Banking
3 99 (12.79%) Retail
4 42 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 39 (5.04%) Retail Banking
6 37 (4.78%) Investment Banking
7 35 (4.52%) Back Office
8 34 (4.39%) Front Office
9 27 (3.49%) Financial Institution
9 27 (3.49%) Marketing
10 16 (2.07%) Advertising
10 16 (2.07%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.94%) Local Government
12 8 (1.03%) Publishing
13 7 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.78%) Legal
15 4 (0.52%) Billing
16 3 (0.39%) Automotive
16 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.39%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.56%) .NET
2 20 (2.58%) .NET Framework
3 17 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 17 (2.20%) Web Services
4 16 (2.07%) HTML
5 13 (1.68%) D3.js
6 12 (1.55%) Ajax
7 11 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (1.03%) HTML5
8 8 (1.03%) J2EE
9 7 (0.90%) XML
10 5 (0.65%) SAML
11 4 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (0.52%) MDX
11 4 (0.52%) Middleware
12 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (0.26%) CSS3
12 2 (0.26%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 186 (24.03%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.59%) Derivative
3 45 (5.81%) Fixed Income
4 44 (5.68%) Visualisation
5 37 (4.78%) Management Information System
6 35 (4.52%) Equities
7 33 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 21 (2.71%) Psychology
9 20 (2.58%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.20%) Fintech
10 17 (2.20%) Reinsurance
11 13 (1.68%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.68%) Neural Network
12 11 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.42%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.42%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.42%) Driving Licence
12 11 (1.42%) User Experience
13 10 (1.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (3.36%) Windows
2 11 (1.42%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.65%) Unix
4 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.13%) Linux
7 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
2 139 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 110 (14.21%) Presales
4 106 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (12.79%) Business Analysis
6 93 (12.02%) Analytics
7 92 (11.89%) Project Management
8 90 (11.63%) ERP
9 76 (9.82%) Mentoring
10 60 (7.75%) Change Management
11 59 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 54 (6.98%) ETL
13 48 (6.20%) CRM
14 45 (5.81%) Business Transformation
15 44 (5.68%) Data Modelling
15 44 (5.68%) Scrum
16 42 (5.43%) Business Development
17 40 (5.17%) Data Analysis
17 40 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
18 39 (5.04%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (19.38%) SQL
2 48 (6.20%) C
3 31 (4.01%) C#
4 22 (2.84%) Java
5 21 (2.71%) PL/SQL
6 19 (2.45%) C++
6 19 (2.45%) T-SQL
7 15 (1.94%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.94%) R
8 11 (1.42%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.52%) Python
9 4 (0.52%) VBA
10 3 (0.39%) VB
10 3 (0.39%) VBScript
11 2 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.13%) ABAP
12 1 (0.13%) Perl
12 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (16.67%) Degree
2 25 (3.23%) ACCA
2 25 (3.23%) CIMA
3 24 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.58%) CIPFA
6 12 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.90%) CCNA
8 7 (0.90%) PMP
9 6 (0.78%) MCSD
10 5 (0.65%) CBAP
10 5 (0.65%) CISSP
11 4 (0.52%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.52%) IIBA
11 4 (0.52%) SAP Certification
12 3 (0.39%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.17%) QA
2 23 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 19 (2.45%) ISO22301
4 17 (2.20%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (2.07%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.78%) COBIT
7 2 (0.26%) SLA
8 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.13%) COSHH
8 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 136 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 109 (14.08%) Oracle
3 96 (12.40%) SAP
4 59 (7.62%) Tableau
5 33 (4.26%) Calypso
6 25 (3.23%) Temenos
7 24 (3.10%) Unisys
8 22 (2.84%) Murex
9 21 (2.71%) Cognos
10 20 (2.58%) Avaloq
11 15 (1.94%) Sage
12 14 (1.81%) Informatica
13 13 (1.68%) TSYS
14 12 (1.55%) MicroStrategy
15 11 (1.42%) CA
15 11 (1.42%) FNZ
16 10 (1.29%) Cisco
17 9 (1.16%) Bloomberg
18 8 (1.03%) Hyperion
18 8 (1.03%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
GCI Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonuses & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Highams
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Holiday, company pension, medical in
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Nakama
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £65,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £46000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago