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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 591 559 559
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 323 425 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 240 350 357
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,250 £47,625
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +3.41%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -6 304 £55,000 +10.00% 38
London +14 177 £62,500 +13.63% 16
South East +29 35 £52,500 +0.96% 2
City of London +37 34 £62,500 +8.69% 7
Yorkshire +17 26 £47,000 +17.50% 4
West Midlands -13 22 £57,500 +23.65% 1
Berkshire +26 21 £55,000 -2.22% 2
Reading +29 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Birmingham -18 18 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Sheffield +27 14 £47,000 -8.29% 1
South Yorkshire +20 14 £47,000 -8.29% 1
East of England +15 12 £60,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +8 12 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North West -8 12 £50,000 +17.64% 10
Manchester -11 11 £50,000 +3.09% 9
Cambridgeshire - 11 £60,000 -
Leeds +19 9 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Surrey +23 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland +15 8 £62,500 -16.66%
South West -6 7 £57,500 +27.77% 5
Cambridge - 6 £46,000 -
Glasgow +10 4 £62,500 -16.66%
Bristol +7 4 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Edinburgh -1 4 £62,500 -16.66%
Wales +9 3 £50,000 +5.26%
South Wales +6 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire +1 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Guildford +19 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Cardiff +13 2 £42,750 -
East Midlands +13 2 £35,500 -16.47%

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 250 (37.76%) Finance
2 181 (27.34%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (20.85%) SQL
5 131 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 115 (17.37%) Degree
7 109 (16.47%) Banking
8 92 (13.90%) SQL Server
8 92 (13.90%) Retail
9 91 (13.75%) Microsoft
10 88 (13.29%) Oracle
11 87 (13.14%) Business Analysis
11 87 (13.14%) Analytics
12 82 (12.39%) SAP
13 77 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
14 74 (11.18%) Presales
15 70 (10.57%) ERP
16 62 (9.37%) Project Management
17 58 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
18 57 (8.61%) Mentoring
19 56 (8.46%) C
20 55 (8.31%) MS Excel
21 54 (8.16%) MS Office
21 54 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
22 52 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 49 (7.40%) Telecoms
24 45 (6.80%) Change Management
24 45 (6.80%) Business Transformation
25 42 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 42 (6.34%) Derivative

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 28 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.08%) SAS
3 12 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.21%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.06%) Alfresco
5 7 (1.06%) CMS
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.30%) IIS
7 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.15%) Apache
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.16%) MS Office
3 18 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.57%) SPSS
5 11 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 38 (5.74%) SAP Business One
2 30 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (3.78%) Temenos T24
4 24 (3.63%) Finacle
5 20 (3.02%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (2.11%) Sonata
7 10 (1.51%) Summit
8 9 (1.36%) SAP IS-U
9 5 (0.76%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.60%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.60%) Sage 200
10 4 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
10 4 (0.60%) thinkFolio
11 3 (0.45%) Movex
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.45%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
12 2 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.87%) Office 365
3 10 (1.51%) Taleo
3 10 (1.51%) Yammer
4 9 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.60%) PaaS
5 4 (0.60%) SaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.30%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.30%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.21%) Skype
2 6 (0.91%) PBX
2 6 (0.91%) PSTN
2 6 (0.91%) VoIP
3 2 (0.30%) Telepresence
3 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.30%) Wireless
4 1 (0.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 58 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (6.19%) Power BI
5 41 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (5.14%) Big Data
7 31 (4.68%) QlikView
8 26 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
9 20 (3.02%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
12 16 (2.42%) Hadoop
13 14 (2.11%) RDBMS
14 13 (1.96%) HDInsight
15 12 (1.81%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.21%) MS Access
16 8 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (1.21%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.45%) JDeveloper
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.30%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.15%) LSMW
General
1 250 (37.76%) Finance
2 109 (16.47%) Banking
3 92 (13.90%) Retail
4 49 (7.40%) Telecoms
5 42 (6.34%) Retail Banking
6 35 (5.29%) Back Office
7 33 (4.98%) Front Office
8 26 (3.93%) Investment Banking
8 26 (3.93%) Marketing
9 23 (3.47%) Financial Institution
10 20 (3.02%) Advertising
11 12 (1.81%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.66%) Local Government
13 10 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (1.21%) Publishing
15 6 (0.91%) French Language
15 6 (0.91%) Legal
16 5 (0.76%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.60%) Billing
17 4 (0.60%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.78%) .NET
2 11 (1.66%) D3.js
3 8 (1.21%) .NET Framework
3 8 (1.21%) HTML
3 8 (1.21%) XML
4 5 (0.76%) Ajax
4 5 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.76%) J2EE
5 4 (0.60%) HTML5
5 4 (0.60%) MDX
5 4 (0.60%) Middleware
6 3 (0.45%) CSS
6 3 (0.45%) Web Services
7 2 (0.30%) jQuery
7 2 (0.30%) LINQ
7 2 (0.30%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (0.30%) RESTful
7 2 (0.30%) Silverlight
7 2 (0.30%) WCF
7 2 (0.30%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 181 (27.34%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.34%) Derivative
3 34 (5.14%) Fixed Income
4 28 (4.23%) Visualisation
5 26 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (3.63%) Equities
7 23 (3.47%) Psychology
8 18 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.72%) Fintech
8 18 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 17 (2.57%) Credit Derivative
9 17 (2.57%) Credit Risk
10 16 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (2.11%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.66%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.66%) Neural Network
12 11 (1.66%) Smart Meter
13 10 (1.51%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.51%) Reinsurance
13 10 (1.51%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.51%) Windows
2 5 (0.76%) Unix
3 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
2 131 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (13.14%) Analytics
3 87 (13.14%) Business Analysis
4 77 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (11.18%) Presales
6 70 (10.57%) ERP
7 62 (9.37%) Project Management
8 57 (8.61%) Mentoring
9 54 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
10 45 (6.80%) Business Transformation
10 45 (6.80%) Change Management
11 41 (6.19%) CRM
12 40 (6.04%) Business Development
13 38 (5.74%) ETL
13 38 (5.74%) GAP Analysis
13 38 (5.74%) Migration
14 37 (5.59%) Data Migration
14 37 (5.59%) Data Modelling
15 33 (4.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 138 (20.85%) SQL
2 56 (8.46%) C
3 14 (2.11%) R
4 12 (1.81%) VBA
5 11 (1.66%) T-SQL
6 10 (1.51%) C#
6 10 (1.51%) PL/SQL
6 10 (1.51%) Python
7 7 (1.06%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.91%) C++
9 5 (0.76%) Java
10 2 (0.30%) ABAP
10 2 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.15%) Perl
11 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 115 (17.37%) Degree
2 26 (3.93%) ACCA
2 26 (3.93%) CIMA
3 25 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (3.32%) CIPFA
5 21 (3.17%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.81%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.51%) MCSD
8 6 (0.91%) CCNA
8 6 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.76%) CBAP
9 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.60%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.45%) CISSP
11 3 (0.45%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.30%) ISEB
12 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.30%) MCSE
12 2 (0.30%) PMP
12 2 (0.30%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.29%) QA
2 18 (2.72%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.36%) ISO22301
4 7 (1.06%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (0.45%) GAMP
6 3 (0.45%) GxP
6 3 (0.45%) SLA
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.30%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) RSA Archer
1 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (13.75%) Microsoft
2 88 (13.29%) Oracle
3 82 (12.39%) SAP
4 37 (5.59%) Tableau
5 25 (3.78%) Temenos
6 24 (3.63%) Unisys
7 23 (3.47%) Calypso
8 21 (3.17%) TSYS
9 18 (2.72%) Murex
10 14 (2.11%) Avaloq
10 14 (2.11%) BISAM
10 14 (2.11%) FNZ
10 14 (2.11%) Sage
10 14 (2.11%) StatPro
11 9 (1.36%) Cisco
12 7 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (0.91%) Cognos
13 6 (0.91%) HP
13 6 (0.91%) Informatica
13 6 (0.91%) Sonus
Devon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Car Allowance +Bonus +benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefit pacakge + Car Allowence
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + a strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + a strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + a strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + a strong package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago