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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
UK
Rank 599 609 582
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 266 334 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 185 236 336
Median salary £61,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +20 252 £62,500 +19.04% 30
London +22 154 £70,000 +33.33% 15
South East +36 29 £61,500 +11.81% 5
West Midlands +9 22 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Berkshire +52 19 £70,750 -11.56% 2
City of London -10 18 £62,500 - 3
South West +9 17 £50,000 +25.00%
Reading +42 16 £75,000 -6.25% 2
Birmingham -1 9 £47,500 - 1
North West -25 9 £47,500 +3.26%
Yorkshire +13 8 £37,500 - 4
Gloucestershire -2 8 £52,500 -
Surrey +27 7 £57,500 +4.54%
South Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Sheffield - 7 £37,500 - 1
Manchester -27 6 £47,500 +3.26%
Warwickshire +23 4 - -
Staffordshire - 4 £37,000 -
East of England +24 3 £42,000 -25.33%
South Wales +18 3 £45,000 -
Cardiff +12 3 £45,000 -
Wales +10 3 £45,000 -
Scotland +8 3 £60,000 +14.28%
East Midlands +4 3 - - 1
Newport -6 3 £45,000 -
Edinburgh -10 3 £60,000 +16.50%
Buckinghamshire +22 2 £47,500 -
Derbyshire +14 2 - -
High Wycombe +12 2 £47,500 -
Derby +10 2 - -

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 172 (29.91%) Finance
2 141 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
3 138 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (22.43%) Degree
5 122 (21.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (18.09%) SQL
7 99 (17.22%) Banking
8 89 (15.48%) Analytics
9 81 (14.09%) Business Analysis
10 79 (13.74%) Telecoms
10 79 (13.74%) Oracle
11 78 (13.57%) Retail
12 77 (13.39%) SAP
13 71 (12.35%) SQL Server
14 57 (9.91%) Business Development
15 56 (9.74%) Microsoft
16 52 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
17 51 (8.87%) Mentoring
18 50 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
18 50 (8.70%) Derivative
19 49 (8.52%) ERP
20 48 (8.35%) CRM
20 48 (8.35%) Change Management
21 46 (8.00%) MS Excel
21 46 (8.00%) Marketing
22 45 (7.83%) C
23 44 (7.65%) Presales
24 42 (7.30%) ETL
24 42 (7.30%) Data Modelling
25 41 (7.13%) Business Transformation

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 (4.52%) SAS
2 11 (1.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.22%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.61%) MS Office
3 20 (3.48%) SPSS
4 15 (2.61%) MS Project
5 5 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (4.70%) SAP Business One
2 20 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (2.43%) Summit
3 14 (2.43%) Temenos T24
4 13 (2.26%) Finacle
4 13 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (1.57%) Infor M3
6 7 (1.22%) Movex
6 7 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (1.22%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (0.70%) Oracle SCM
7 4 (0.70%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (0.70%) Sonata
7 4 (0.70%) thinkFolio
8 3 (0.52%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (0.52%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.39%) Office 365
2 6 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.87%) Yammer
4 4 (0.70%) IaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle CX
5 3 (0.52%) SaaS
5 3 (0.52%) Taleo
6 2 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.35%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.17%) Force.com
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.30%) Internet
2 7 (1.22%) Skype
2 7 (1.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.17%) Broadband
3 1 (0.17%) DHCP
3 1 (0.17%) DNS
3 1 (0.17%) Firewall
3 1 (0.17%) LTE
3 1 (0.17%) MVNO
3 1 (0.17%) SMTP
3 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (6.26%) BusinessObjects
4 31 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (4.52%) Big Data
7 24 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 23 (4.00%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.65%) Hadoop
10 19 (3.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 17 (2.96%) QlikView
12 16 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (2.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 15 (2.61%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (2.43%) Power BI
15 12 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (1.91%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (1.74%) Pentaho
17 10 (1.74%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
General
1 172 (29.91%) Finance
2 99 (17.22%) Banking
3 79 (13.74%) Telecoms
4 78 (13.57%) Retail
5 46 (8.00%) Marketing
6 31 (5.39%) Front Office
6 31 (5.39%) Retail Banking
7 26 (4.52%) Investment Banking
8 24 (4.17%) Back Office
8 24 (4.17%) Manufacturing
9 20 (3.48%) Financial Institution
10 19 (3.30%) Advertising
11 17 (2.96%) Spanish Language
12 13 (2.26%) Billing
13 12 (2.09%) Mandarin Language
14 7 (1.22%) French Language
15 6 (1.04%) Law
15 6 (1.04%) Local Government
16 4 (0.70%) Games
16 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.74%) .NET
2 3 (0.52%) D3.js
2 3 (0.52%) HTML
2 3 (0.52%) MDX
2 3 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (0.35%) HTML5
3 2 (0.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.17%) CSS
4 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 138 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.70%) Derivative
3 29 (5.04%) Fixed Income
4 27 (4.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
5 24 (4.17%) Equities
6 19 (3.30%) Credit Risk
7 18 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.61%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.61%) Fintech
9 12 (2.09%) Economics
9 12 (2.09%) Visualisation
10 11 (1.91%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.57%) User Experience
12 8 (1.39%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.87%) Reinsurance
14 4 (0.70%) IPTV
14 4 (0.70%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.70%) Statistics
15 3 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.61%) Windows
2 6 (1.04%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (24.52%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (21.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 89 (15.48%) Analytics
4 81 (14.09%) Business Analysis
5 57 (9.91%) Business Development
6 52 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (8.87%) Mentoring
8 49 (8.52%) ERP
9 48 (8.35%) Change Management
9 48 (8.35%) CRM
10 44 (7.65%) Presales
11 42 (7.30%) Data Modelling
11 42 (7.30%) ETL
12 41 (7.13%) Business Transformation
13 40 (6.96%) GAP Analysis
13 40 (6.96%) Project Management
14 37 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (4.87%) Business Analytics
16 26 (4.52%) Data Analysis
16 26 (4.52%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (18.09%) SQL
2 45 (7.83%) C
3 16 (2.78%) Python
4 13 (2.26%) VBA
5 7 (1.22%) R
5 7 (1.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.35%) ABAP
6 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.17%) Java
7 1 (0.17%) JCL
Qualifications
1 129 (22.43%) Degree
2 24 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.48%) ACCA
3 20 (3.48%) CIMA
3 20 (3.48%) CIPFA
3 20 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.43%) MBA
4 14 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.09%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.57%) ISEB
7 5 (0.87%) MCSD
8 2 (0.35%) CISSP
8 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.35%) MCP
8 2 (0.35%) MCSE
8 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.35%) PMP
9 1 (0.17%) AAT
9 1 (0.17%) IIBA
9 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.96%) IFRS
1 40 (6.96%) IFRS 9
2 23 (4.00%) QA
3 8 (1.39%) Actionable Recommendations
4 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.70%) SLA
6 3 (0.52%) EMIR
6 3 (0.52%) GAMP
6 3 (0.52%) GxP
6 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.35%) COBIT
7 2 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.35%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.35%) MiFID
7 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 79 (13.74%) Oracle
2 77 (13.39%) SAP
3 56 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.04%) IBM
5 25 (4.35%) Murex
6 24 (4.17%) Calypso
7 18 (3.13%) HP
8 17 (2.96%) Cognos
8 17 (2.96%) Informatica
8 17 (2.96%) Teradata
9 15 (2.61%) BISAM
9 15 (2.61%) StatPro
10 14 (2.43%) Temenos
11 13 (2.26%) TSYS
11 13 (2.26%) Unisys
12 11 (1.91%) Cisco
13 10 (1.74%) Ab Initio
13 10 (1.74%) Hyperion
13 10 (1.74%) Infor
13 10 (1.74%) Tableau
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Monthly Bonus + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Salt
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Wolsey Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
England
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding of Yorkshire
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Health, Pension, Childcare vouchers,
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k plus car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £0 - 65k per year + £5k C/A
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £41000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus / benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago