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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Consultant
Rank 564 550 485
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 426 469 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.44% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 324 394 456
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £40,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%

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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +1 394 £55,000 -4.34% 21
London -26 231 £62,500 +4.16% 10
South East +6 54 £55,000 - 3
City of London +26 50 £62,500 +8.69% 2
South West +13 27 £41,500 -11.70% 1
West Midlands -14 25 £46,250 -15.90% 2
Yorkshire +25 22 £43,750 +2.33% 1
Surrey -3 22 £42,000 -44.00%
Wiltshire +13 19 £40,750 -13.29%
Swindon +11 19 £40,750 -13.29%
Birmingham -10 17 £55,000 -
Guildford +9 16 - -
Hampshire +7 15 £57,500 +4.54%
East of England +10 12 £46,250 +32.14% 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £42,500 - 1
Sheffield - 12 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +9 10 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Berkshire 0 9 £52,500 -4.54% 1
North Yorkshire +14 7 £47,500 -
Aldershot -6 7 £57,500 -
Scotland -10 7 £52,500 +19.31%
Reading -12 7 £51,250 -6.81% 1
North West +23 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Harrogate +17 6 £47,500 -
Edinburgh -6 6 £52,500 +19.31%
Glasgow - 6 £52,500 -
Manchester +6 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Stevenage - 4 £41,000 -
Buckinghamshire +20 3 £29,500 -34.44%
Leeds +12 3 £50,000 -

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 292 (37.58%) Finance
2 188 (24.20%) Business Intelligence
3 172 (22.14%) Analytical Skills
4 156 (20.08%) Banking
5 150 (19.31%) SQL
6 149 (19.18%) Oracle
7 136 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 133 (17.12%) Degree
9 125 (16.09%) SQL Server
9 125 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 121 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (13.64%) Analytics
12 104 (13.38%) Presales
13 98 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
14 92 (11.84%) Project Management
14 92 (11.84%) Retail
15 89 (11.45%) Business Analysis
15 89 (11.45%) SAP
16 81 (10.42%) Mentoring
17 79 (10.17%) ETL
18 75 (9.65%) ERP
19 69 (8.88%) Tableau
20 68 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 68 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 66 (8.49%) CRM
22 61 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 60 (7.72%) Change Management
24 58 (7.46%) Visualisation
25 57 (7.34%) QlikView
25 57 (7.34%) Fixed Income

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 (3.60%) SAS
2 23 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.70%) IIS
4 8 (1.03%) Node.js
5 7 (0.90%) iPlanet
5 7 (0.90%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.51%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.39%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.39%) CMS
9 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (6.82%) MS Office
2 50 (6.44%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.80%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 41 (5.28%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (5.02%) SAP Business One
3 31 (3.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (2.83%) Finacle
4 22 (2.83%) Temenos T24
5 10 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
7 7 (0.90%) SAP hybris
8 5 (0.64%) Misys Opics
9 4 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.51%) ResourceLink
9 4 (0.51%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.51%) SAP BPC
9 4 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.51%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.39%) Sage X3
10 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.54%) Office 365
3 8 (1.03%) GitHub
3 8 (1.03%) SaaS
4 3 (0.39%) Taleo
5 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) Trello
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.90%) LDAP
1 7 (0.90%) Skype
1 7 (0.90%) SNMP
1 7 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.64%) Internet
2 5 (0.64%) PBX
2 5 (0.64%) VoIP
3 4 (0.51%) PSTN
4 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.13%) Extranet
5 1 (0.13%) Intranet
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
5 1 (0.13%) MPLS
5 1 (0.13%) VPLS
5 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 98 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 57 (7.34%) QlikView
6 51 (6.56%) Relational Database
7 46 (5.92%) BusinessObjects
8 45 (5.79%) Big Data
9 39 (5.02%) Power BI
10 26 (3.35%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 21 (2.70%) Hadoop
13 19 (2.45%) Data Mining
14 17 (2.19%) MongoDB
14 17 (2.19%) Oracle Database
15 16 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
15 16 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
15 16 (2.06%) RDBMS
16 15 (1.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Jenkins
1 8 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.26%) JIRA
3 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.13%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.13%) Toad
General
1 292 (37.58%) Finance
2 156 (20.08%) Banking
3 92 (11.84%) Retail
4 52 (6.69%) Telecoms
5 51 (6.56%) Investment Banking
6 43 (5.53%) Marketing
7 39 (5.02%) Back Office
8 32 (4.12%) Front Office
9 28 (3.60%) Financial Institution
10 26 (3.35%) Retail Banking
11 24 (3.09%) Local Government
12 20 (2.57%) Manufacturing
13 14 (1.80%) Billing
14 12 (1.54%) Advertising
15 6 (0.77%) Automotive
16 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.64%) Publishing
17 4 (0.51%) Legal
18 3 (0.39%) Law
18 3 (0.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.79%) .NET
2 24 (3.09%) Web Services
3 22 (2.83%) ASP.NET
4 21 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 18 (2.32%) HTML
6 17 (2.19%) XML
7 13 (1.67%) D3.js
8 12 (1.54%) Ajax
8 12 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (1.29%) Middleware
10 9 (1.16%) J2EE
11 8 (1.03%) HTML5
11 8 (1.03%) Spring XD
12 7 (0.90%) SAML
13 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (0.39%) CSS
15 2 (0.26%) MDX
15 2 (0.26%) SAP Fiori
16 1 (0.13%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 172 (22.14%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.46%) Visualisation
3 57 (7.34%) Fixed Income
4 55 (7.08%) Derivative
5 44 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 40 (5.15%) Equities
7 26 (3.35%) Computer Science
8 24 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (2.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (2.45%) Mathematics
11 18 (2.32%) Data Integration
11 18 (2.32%) Reinsurance
12 15 (1.93%) Data Conversion
13 14 (1.80%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.80%) Psychology
14 13 (1.67%) Fintech
15 12 (1.54%) Neural Network
16 11 (1.42%) SWIFT
17 10 (1.29%) User Experience
18 8 (1.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.63%) Windows
2 18 (2.32%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.16%) Unix
4 8 (1.03%) Linux
5 5 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (24.20%) Business Intelligence
2 125 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 121 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
4 106 (13.64%) Analytics
5 104 (13.38%) Presales
6 92 (11.84%) Project Management
7 89 (11.45%) Business Analysis
8 81 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 79 (10.17%) ETL
10 75 (9.65%) ERP
11 66 (8.49%) CRM
12 60 (7.72%) Change Management
13 56 (7.21%) Information Security
14 55 (7.08%) Data Modelling
15 51 (6.56%) Data Analysis
15 51 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 48 (6.18%) Business Development
17 39 (5.02%) Data Visualisation
18 38 (4.89%) Scrum
19 37 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 150 (19.31%) SQL
2 41 (5.28%) C#
3 36 (4.63%) Java
4 25 (3.22%) PowerShell
5 23 (2.96%) C
5 23 (2.96%) C++
6 20 (2.57%) PL/SQL
7 19 (2.45%) T-SQL
8 18 (2.32%) JavaScript
9 14 (1.80%) R
10 13 (1.67%) Python
11 6 (0.77%) VBA
12 4 (0.51%) VBScript
13 3 (0.39%) VB
14 1 (0.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 133 (17.12%) Degree
2 21 (2.70%) ACCA
2 21 (2.70%) CIMA
3 19 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.32%) CIPFA
5 15 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.16%) PhD
8 7 (0.90%) CISSP
9 6 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.77%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.77%) PMP
10 5 (0.64%) CCNA
10 5 (0.64%) CISA
11 4 (0.51%) CEH
11 4 (0.51%) CITP
11 4 (0.51%) MBA
11 4 (0.51%) MBCS
11 4 (0.51%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.73%) QA
2 22 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.32%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.19%) ISO22301
5 16 (2.06%) ISO 14001
5 16 (2.06%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.90%) COBIT
6 7 (0.90%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.51%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.26%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.13%) COSHH
9 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.13%) EMIR
9 1 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (3.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.03%) Puppet
1 8 (1.03%) SCCM
2 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 149 (19.18%) Oracle
2 136 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 89 (11.45%) SAP
4 69 (8.88%) Tableau
5 38 (4.89%) Calypso
6 35 (4.50%) Cognos
7 22 (2.83%) Informatica
8 21 (2.70%) Murex
9 17 (2.19%) IBM
9 17 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
9 17 (2.19%) Teradata
10 16 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.80%) Temenos
11 14 (1.80%) Unisys
12 13 (1.67%) Hitachi
13 11 (1.42%) CA
13 11 (1.42%) Hyperion
14 10 (1.29%) Bloomberg
14 10 (1.29%) Sage
15 9 (1.16%) Avaloq
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £58000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum £5k car allowance + Bonus + Laptop + Mobile
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £39000 - £55000 per annum + Top of the range Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago