The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Consultant
Rank 448 461 411
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 622 486 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 436 392 565
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Business Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +13 559 £52,500 -4.54% 53
London -34 290 £57,500 - 30
South East +40 125 £52,500 - 5
City of London -11 74 £57,500 +15.00% 9
Berkshire +40 57 £42,500 -15.00% 1
South West +25 36 £45,000 -5.26% 3
North West +7 34 £55,000 +15.78% 4
Surrey +10 32 £52,500 -5.35%
Scotland +1 29 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Manchester +11 26 £55,000 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire -16 21 £45,000 -23.40% 3
West Midlands +6 20 £75,000 +20.00% 2
Newbury - 20 - -
Hampshire +1 19 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Reading 0 19 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Leeds -9 18 £45,000 -30.76% 2
West Yorkshire -20 18 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Swindon +4 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Wiltshire -1 14 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England -22 14 £39,500 -5.95% 3
Edinburgh -25 14 £56,500 -3.00% 2
Egham -11 13 - -
Birmingham +6 12 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Glasgow - 12 £43,750 - 1
Somerset - 11 £55,000 - 1
Guildford - 10 £52,500 -
Bath - 10 £55,000 - 1
Reigate +13 9 £52,500 -
Maidenhead - 9 £43,750 -
Redhill - 8 £52,500 -

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Consultant in their job title.

1 434 (40.19%) Finance
2 391 (36.20%) Business Intelligence
3 263 (24.35%) Oracle
4 213 (19.72%) SQL
5 200 (18.52%) SAP
6 176 (16.30%) Business Objects
7 169 (15.65%) SQL Server
8 163 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 146 (13.52%) Data Warehouse
10 135 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
11 131 (12.13%) Business Analysis
11 131 (12.13%) Degree
12 130 (12.04%) Analytics
13 126 (11.67%) Project Management
14 124 (11.48%) BusinessObjects
15 119 (11.02%) Retail
16 118 (10.93%) ETL
17 116 (10.74%) Banking
18 112 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 111 (10.28%) Oracle EBS R12
20 107 (9.91%) MS Excel
21 101 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 100 (9.26%) ERP
23 96 (8.89%) Business Development
23 96 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 93 (8.61%) CRM
25 87 (8.06%) QlikView
26 86 (7.96%) Marketing
27 81 (7.50%) Cognos
28 76 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Business Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Business Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (4.81%) SharePoint
1 52 (4.81%) SAS
2 31 (2.87%) NetWeaver
3 14 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.37%) Lync
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (0.28%) IIS
9 2 (0.19%) CMS
9 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.093%) Documentum
10 1 (0.093%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.093%) Moodle
Applications
1 107 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.59%) SPSS
3 23 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.85%) MS Office
5 7 (0.65%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.46%) Vensim
8 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.19%) Maya
9 2 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 135 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 111 (10.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
3 45 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
4 35 (3.24%) Oracle Applications
5 30 (2.78%) SAP ERP
6 29 (2.69%) SAP Business One
7 25 (2.31%) Oracle iProcurement
8 22 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
9 20 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
10 19 (1.76%) Oracle General Ledger
11 17 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
12 15 (1.39%) Oracle Assets
13 14 (1.30%) SAP R/3
14 12 (1.11%) Line 50
14 12 (1.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 9 (0.83%) SAP BPC
16 7 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
16 7 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
17 6 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.46%) SaaS
2 2 (0.19%) Office 365
2 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.46%) IPv6
1 5 (0.46%) Network Security
2 4 (0.37%) HTTP
2 4 (0.37%) LAN
3 3 (0.28%) Intranet
4 2 (0.19%) Internet
5 1 (0.093%) WiMAX
5 1 (0.093%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.093%) VoIP
5 1 (0.093%) LDAP
5 1 (0.093%) Broadband
5 1 (0.093%) HSPA
5 1 (0.093%) LTE
5 1 (0.093%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 146 (13.52%) Data Warehouse
3 124 (11.48%) BusinessObjects
4 112 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 101 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 96 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 87 (8.06%) QlikView
8 64 (5.93%) SAP BI
9 50 (4.63%) Data Mining
10 43 (3.98%) SAP BW
10 43 (3.98%) Big Data
11 42 (3.89%) OLAP
12 36 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
13 34 (3.15%) Crystal Reports
14 32 (2.96%) Spotfire
14 32 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
16 27 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (2.50%) Essbase
17 25 (2.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (0.74%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (0.37%) PVCS
4 3 (0.28%) ProC
5 2 (0.19%) Subversion
5 2 (0.19%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.093%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.093%) LSMW
General
1 434 (40.19%) Finance
2 119 (11.02%) Retail
3 116 (10.74%) Banking
4 86 (7.96%) Marketing
5 38 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 36 (3.33%) Billing
7 35 (3.24%) Back Office
8 34 (3.15%) Investment Banking
9 33 (3.06%) Manufacturing
10 30 (2.78%) Retail Banking
11 28 (2.59%) Legal
12 26 (2.41%) Front Office
13 18 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (1.30%) Local Government
15 12 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
16 11 (1.02%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.93%) Law
18 7 (0.65%) Advertising
18 7 (0.65%) German Language
19 6 (0.56%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.98%) .NET
2 31 (2.87%) MDX
3 17 (1.57%) SAP XI
4 15 (1.39%) XML
5 10 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.65%) Struts
6 7 (0.65%) Middleware
7 6 (0.56%) Spring
7 6 (0.56%) Java EE
7 6 (0.56%) OSGi
8 4 (0.37%) HTML
8 4 (0.37%) SAP PI
9 3 (0.28%) WCF
9 3 (0.28%) WPF
9 3 (0.28%) Ajax
9 3 (0.28%) J2EE
10 2 (0.19%) Web Services
10 2 (0.19%) COM
10 2 (0.19%) XSLT
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 40 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 34 (3.15%) Data Integration
3 33 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (2.22%) Social Media
4 24 (2.22%) Blog
5 21 (1.94%) Data Conversion
6 15 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 15 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.11%) AS400
8 12 (1.11%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.02%) Statistics
10 10 (0.93%) Derivative
10 10 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.83%) Copywriting
11 9 (0.83%) Market Risk
12 8 (0.74%) Physics
12 8 (0.74%) FMCG
12 8 (0.74%) Credit Derivative
12 8 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 18 (1.67%) Windows
2 11 (1.02%) Linux
3 10 (0.93%) UNIX
4 5 (0.46%) Solaris
5 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.093%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (36.20%) Business Intelligence
2 131 (12.13%) Business Analysis
3 130 (12.04%) Analytics
4 126 (11.67%) Project Management
5 118 (10.93%) ETL
6 100 (9.26%) ERP
7 96 (8.89%) Business Development
8 93 (8.61%) CRM
9 76 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 73 (6.76%) Business Transformation
11 69 (6.39%) Data Modelling
12 68 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 64 (5.93%) ITIL
14 49 (4.54%) Project Planning
15 47 (4.35%) Data Management
16 46 (4.26%) Information Management
17 44 (4.07%) Migration
17 44 (4.07%) Change Management
18 41 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
19 40 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 213 (19.72%) SQL
2 45 (4.17%) C#
3 37 (3.43%) Java
3 37 (3.43%) T-SQL
4 34 (3.15%) PL/SQL
5 30 (2.78%) VB
6 19 (1.76%) C
7 18 (1.67%) PHP
8 16 (1.48%) VBA
9 12 (1.11%) VB.NET
10 8 (0.74%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.56%) R
12 5 (0.46%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.46%) C++
13 3 (0.28%) XPath
14 2 (0.19%) VB6
15 1 (0.093%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 131 (12.13%) Degree
2 33 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 19 (1.76%) PMP
5 17 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.02%) ACCA
8 8 (0.74%) MBA
9 7 (0.65%) CIMA
10 6 (0.56%) SAS Certification
10 6 (0.56%) ISEB
10 6 (0.56%) MCP
10 6 (0.56%) MCSE
11 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.19%) MCSA
13 2 (0.19%) MCITP
13 2 (0.19%) CISA
14 1 (0.093%) CISM
14 1 (0.093%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.22%) COBIT
2 21 (1.94%) QA
3 18 (1.67%) Solvency II
4 12 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.83%) COREP
5 9 (0.83%) FINREP
5 9 (0.83%) SLA
6 5 (0.46%) BS25999
7 4 (0.37%) Basel III
7 4 (0.37%) Basel II
8 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.093%) EMIR
10 1 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.093%) EFQM
10 1 (0.093%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.19%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.093%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.093%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 263 (24.35%) Oracle
2 200 (18.52%) SAP
3 176 (16.30%) Business Objects
4 163 (15.09%) Microsoft
5 81 (7.50%) Cognos
6 63 (5.83%) Tableau
7 39 (3.61%) Informatica
8 36 (3.33%) Teradata
9 30 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
10 23 (2.13%) Siebel
11 21 (1.94%) Hyperion
12 19 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
12 19 (1.76%) PeopleSoft
12 19 (1.76%) IBM
13 18 (1.67%) Sage
14 16 (1.48%) Netezza
15 14 (1.30%) CODA
16 13 (1.20%) Ab Initio
17 12 (1.11%) Sun
18 10 (0.93%) SunGard
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum to £75K + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, cash allowances
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
UK
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension, Health insurance
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (1 year fixed term contract)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (1 year fixed term contract)
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension, Health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago