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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 597 512 540
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 336 522 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 252 447 436
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -73 300 £55,000 - 29
London -53 183 £62,500 +8.69% 13
City of London +6 36 £62,500 +8.69% 4
South East +22 31 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Yorkshire +32 18 £42,500 -10.52%
North West +19 16 £35,000 -22.22% 5
West Midlands -29 16 £47,500 -11.62% 2
Manchester +11 15 £35,500 -29.00% 1
East of England +35 13 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Surrey +25 13 £43,000 -21.81%
Sheffield +31 12 £42,500 -5.55%
South Yorkshire +29 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertfordshire +23 12 £60,000 +71.42%
Berkshire -6 11 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South West -1 10 £47,000 - 1
Reading +3 9 £55,000 - 2
South Wales - 9 £55,000 - 1
Wales - 9 £55,000 - 1
Scotland -6 8 £63,750 +44.88%
Guildford +14 7 - -
Birmingham -20 7 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Newport - 7 £55,000 -
Hampshire +8 6 £57,500 -11.53%
Cardiff - 6 £55,000 - 1
Reigate - 6 £43,000 -
Hounslow +10 5 £57,500 +130.00%
West Yorkshire +9 5 £35,500 -29.00%
Farnborough +6 5 £57,500 -
Edinburgh +1 5 £63,750 +44.88%
Leeds +21 4 £41,250 -17.50%

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 299 (37.70%) Finance
2 188 (23.71%) Business Intelligence
3 181 (22.82%) Analytical Skills
4 162 (20.43%) SQL
5 151 (19.04%) Microsoft
5 151 (19.04%) Banking
6 142 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 138 (17.40%) SQL Server
8 135 (17.02%) Degree
9 121 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
9 121 (15.26%) Oracle
10 108 (13.62%) Presales
11 100 (12.61%) Analytics
11 100 (12.61%) Business Analysis
12 97 (12.23%) Retail
12 97 (12.23%) Project Management
13 95 (11.98%) Data Warehouse
14 89 (11.22%) SAP
15 85 (10.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 83 (10.47%) ERP
17 77 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 77 (9.71%) Mentoring
18 72 (9.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 70 (8.83%) ETL
19 70 (8.83%) Tableau
20 65 (8.20%) Change Management
21 63 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
22 59 (7.44%) MS Excel
22 59 (7.44%) CRM
23 58 (7.31%) QlikView

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 29 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.03%) SAS
3 21 (2.65%) IIS
4 9 (1.13%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.88%) Alfresco
5 7 (0.88%) CMS
5 7 (0.88%) iPlanet
5 7 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.38%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.13%) Apache
8 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.56%) MS Office
3 24 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project
5 2 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 45 (5.67%) SAP Business One
2 35 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (3.53%) Finacle
3 28 (3.53%) Temenos T24
4 24 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 7 (0.88%) SAP BPC
6 6 (0.76%) SimCorp Dimension
6 6 (0.76%) thinkFolio
7 5 (0.63%) Misys Opics
7 5 (0.63%) Sonata
8 4 (0.50%) Infor M3
8 4 (0.50%) Movex
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.38%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.38%) Sage 200
10 2 (0.25%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 41 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.02%) Office 365
3 8 (1.01%) SaaS
4 7 (0.88%) Taleo
5 6 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.50%) GitHub
7 3 (0.38%) PaaS
8 2 (0.25%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.25%) Trello
8 2 (0.25%) Yammer
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.13%) Skype
2 7 (0.88%) LDAP
2 7 (0.88%) PBX
2 7 (0.88%) SNMP
2 7 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (0.88%) VoIP
3 6 (0.76%) PSTN
4 3 (0.38%) Internet
5 2 (0.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.13%) Extranet
6 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (17.40%) SQL Server
2 95 (11.98%) Data Warehouse
3 85 (10.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 77 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (9.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 58 (7.31%) QlikView
7 50 (6.31%) Power BI
8 45 (5.67%) Relational Database
9 39 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
10 35 (4.41%) Big Data
11 30 (3.78%) SQL Server 2014
12 26 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
14 17 (2.14%) Hadoop
15 16 (2.02%) Data Mart
15 16 (2.02%) HDInsight
16 14 (1.77%) OLAP
16 14 (1.77%) Oracle Database
16 14 (1.77%) RDBMS
17 12 (1.51%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.38%) JDeveloper
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.25%) JIRA
5 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.13%) LSMW
General
1 299 (37.70%) Finance
2 151 (19.04%) Banking
3 97 (12.23%) Retail
4 48 (6.05%) Telecoms
5 44 (5.55%) Investment Banking
6 38 (4.79%) Front Office
7 37 (4.67%) Back Office
8 34 (4.29%) Retail Banking
9 28 (3.53%) Marketing
10 26 (3.28%) Financial Institution
11 19 (2.40%) Advertising
11 19 (2.40%) Local Government
12 16 (2.02%) Manufacturing
13 10 (1.26%) Billing
14 8 (1.01%) Publishing
15 7 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.63%) Automotive
17 4 (0.50%) Legal
18 3 (0.38%) Military
18 3 (0.38%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (7.06%) .NET
2 27 (3.40%) .NET Framework
3 26 (3.28%) Web Services
4 24 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 20 (2.52%) HTML
6 15 (1.89%) D3.js
7 14 (1.77%) Ajax
8 12 (1.51%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (1.39%) XML
10 10 (1.26%) HTML5
11 8 (1.01%) J2EE
11 8 (1.01%) Middleware
12 7 (0.88%) SAML
13 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (0.50%) MDX
13 4 (0.50%) Node.js
13 4 (0.50%) Spring XD
14 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (0.25%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 181 (22.82%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.94%) Visualisation
3 53 (6.68%) Derivative
4 52 (6.56%) Fixed Income
5 44 (5.55%) Management Information System
6 39 (4.92%) Equities
7 29 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (2.77%) Computer Science
10 17 (2.14%) Fintech
10 17 (2.14%) Psychology
10 17 (2.14%) Reinsurance
11 15 (1.89%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.77%) Data Integration
12 14 (1.77%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.77%) Neural Network
13 11 (1.39%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.39%) SWIFT
13 11 (1.39%) User Experience
14 10 (1.26%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.54%) Windows
2 18 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.13%) Unix
4 5 (0.63%) Linux
5 4 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (23.71%) Business Intelligence
2 142 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (13.62%) Presales
5 100 (12.61%) Analytics
5 100 (12.61%) Business Analysis
6 97 (12.23%) Project Management
7 83 (10.47%) ERP
8 77 (9.71%) Mentoring
9 70 (8.83%) ETL
10 65 (8.20%) Change Management
11 63 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 59 (7.44%) CRM
13 55 (6.94%) Data Modelling
14 50 (6.31%) Data Analysis
15 47 (5.93%) Scrum
16 45 (5.67%) Information Security
17 44 (5.55%) Business Development
18 41 (5.17%) Quality Management
19 40 (5.04%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 162 (20.43%) SQL
2 43 (5.42%) C#
3 35 (4.41%) C
4 34 (4.29%) Java
5 26 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 25 (3.15%) PowerShell
7 23 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 21 (2.65%) C++
9 18 (2.27%) JavaScript
10 16 (2.02%) R
11 8 (1.01%) Python
12 5 (0.63%) VBA
13 4 (0.50%) VBScript
14 3 (0.38%) VB
15 2 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.13%) ABAP
16 1 (0.13%) Perl
16 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 135 (17.02%) Degree
2 24 (3.03%) ACCA
2 24 (3.03%) CIMA
3 21 (2.65%) Security Cleared
4 20 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.14%) CIPFA
6 10 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.88%) CCNA
8 7 (0.88%) CISSP
8 7 (0.88%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.88%) PMP
9 5 (0.63%) PhD
9 5 (0.63%) SAP Certification
10 4 (0.50%) CEH
10 4 (0.50%) CISA
10 4 (0.50%) CITP
10 4 (0.50%) IIBA
10 4 (0.50%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.79%) QA
2 25 (3.15%) Data Quality
3 22 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.14%) ISO 9001
4 17 (2.14%) ISO22301
5 16 (2.02%) ISO 14001
6 8 (1.01%) COBIT
7 6 (0.76%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.50%) ISO27002
9 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.13%) COSHH
System Software
1 24 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.01%) SCCM
2 4 (0.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 151 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 121 (15.26%) Oracle
3 89 (11.22%) SAP
4 70 (8.83%) Tableau
5 36 (4.54%) Calypso
6 27 (3.40%) Cognos
7 22 (2.77%) Murex
8 20 (2.52%) Informatica
8 20 (2.52%) Temenos
8 20 (2.52%) Unisys
9 17 (2.14%) MicroStrategy
10 14 (1.77%) Avaloq
11 13 (1.64%) Teradata
12 12 (1.51%) Bloomberg
12 12 (1.51%) Hyperion
12 12 (1.51%) Sage
13 11 (1.39%) CA
14 10 (1.26%) IBM
15 9 (1.13%) Cisco
15 9 (1.13%) Hitachi
North London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000+
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Michael Page International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + home working, good pension plus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, family private medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Send
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £65,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Beyond Systems Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 24 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Sceme
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago