The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Consultant
Rank 509 473 477
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 400 467 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 335 368 382
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015 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 28 January 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 366 £55,000 +4.76% 76
London -13 208 £60,000 - 42
South East -39 65 £52,500 - 8
City of London +20 53 £57,500 -4.16% 13
Surrey -1 36 £57,500 +9.52% 3
South West -15 28 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Scotland +12 22 £44,000 -20.00%
Edinburgh +7 20 £44,000 -20.00%
Guildford +4 19 £55,000 +4.76% 1
East of England -14 16 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Midlands -6 15 £52,500 -23.63% 6
North West -24 14 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Birmingham -9 13 £52,500 -30.00% 3
Berkshire -20 13 £70,000 +42.13% 2
Hertfordshire -19 12 £35,000 -12.50%
Yorkshire -13 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Gloucestershire +2 9 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Bristol +8 8 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Dorset -16 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Poole - 8 £55,000 -
Reading -9 7 £80,000 +86.04% 1
Manchester -22 7 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Hampshire -33 7 £52,500 +5.00%
East Midlands +13 6 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 6 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South Yorkshire +3 6 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire 0 6 £42,500 +54.54%
Sheffield -2 6 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 6 £40,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 5 - - 1

Business Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 332 (38.52%) Finance
2 293 (33.99%) Business Intelligence
3 220 (25.52%) SAP
4 212 (24.59%) Oracle
5 184 (21.35%) Degree
6 171 (19.84%) Analytical Skills
7 159 (18.45%) Project Management
8 152 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
9 150 (17.40%) Microsoft
10 142 (16.47%) SQL Server
11 131 (15.20%) SQL
12 119 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 110 (12.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 110 (12.76%) ETL
14 106 (12.30%) Retail
15 104 (12.06%) Business Transformation
16 103 (11.95%) Business Analysis
16 103 (11.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 98 (11.37%) ERP
18 95 (11.02%) Analytics
19 94 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
20 91 (10.56%) MS Excel
21 80 (9.28%) Marketing
21 80 (9.28%) Business Objects
22 77 (8.93%) Telecoms
23 75 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
24 71 (8.24%) CRM
25 70 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
26 68 (7.89%) Manufacturing
27 67 (7.77%) Data Modelling

Business Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 53 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.60%) SAS
3 13 (1.51%) NetWeaver
4 11 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (0.81%) IIS
7 5 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.46%) iPlanet
8 4 (0.46%) CMS
8 4 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.35%) LiveCycle
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.23%) Moodle
10 2 (0.23%) GroupWise
11 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.12%) JBoss
11 1 (0.12%) Kentico
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 91 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.32%) MS Office
3 11 (1.28%) PowerPivot
4 10 (1.16%) SPSS
5 5 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.35%) FastStats
8 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 64 (7.42%) Oracle ERP
2 53 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
3 48 (5.57%) SAP Business One
4 47 (5.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (2.78%) Oracle iProcurement
6 18 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
7 15 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (1.62%) SAP CO
8 14 (1.62%) SAP FI
9 12 (1.39%) SAP BPC
10 10 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (1.16%) SAP SD
11 8 (0.93%) SAP APO
11 8 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.93%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 7 (0.81%) SAP HR
12 7 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
13 6 (0.70%) Hyperion Planning
13 6 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.04%) SaaS
3 6 (0.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.16%) Internet
2 7 (0.81%) Broadband
3 5 (0.58%) IPv6
3 5 (0.58%) Network Security
4 4 (0.46%) LDAP
4 4 (0.46%) LAN
4 4 (0.46%) SNMP
4 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.35%) NGN
6 2 (0.23%) 2G
6 2 (0.23%) 3G
6 2 (0.23%) FTP
6 2 (0.23%) SMTP
6 2 (0.23%) 4G
6 2 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.12%) LTE
7 1 (0.12%) xDSL
7 1 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (17.63%) Data Warehouse
2 142 (16.47%) SQL Server
3 119 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 110 (12.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 103 (11.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 59 (6.84%) QlikView
6 59 (6.84%) BusinessObjects
7 45 (5.22%) OLAP
8 41 (4.76%) Big Data
9 30 (3.48%) SAP BW
10 29 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (3.25%) Oracle BI EE
12 27 (3.13%) Relational Database
13 25 (2.90%) Microsoft Power View
14 23 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 22 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (2.55%) Data Mining
16 21 (2.44%) RDBMS
16 21 (2.44%) SAP BI
17 16 (1.86%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.46%) Lombardi
3 3 (0.35%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.12%) PowerBuilder
General
1 332 (38.52%) Finance
2 106 (12.30%) Retail
3 80 (9.28%) Marketing
4 77 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 68 (7.89%) Manufacturing
6 50 (5.80%) Banking
7 25 (2.90%) Legal
8 23 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (2.09%) Back Office
10 15 (1.74%) Billing
11 9 (1.04%) Spanish Language
11 9 (1.04%) French Language
12 8 (0.93%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.93%) Front Office
13 7 (0.81%) Local Government
14 6 (0.70%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.58%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.58%) Advertising
15 5 (0.58%) Games
16 4 (0.46%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.06%) .NET
2 17 (1.97%) MDX
3 14 (1.62%) Web Services
4 10 (1.16%) D3.js
5 8 (0.93%) HTML
6 6 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.70%) Java EE
7 5 (0.58%) COM
7 5 (0.58%) Struts
7 5 (0.58%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.46%) SAML
9 3 (0.35%) CGI
9 3 (0.35%) Spring
9 3 (0.35%) Ajax
9 3 (0.35%) J2EE
9 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (0.35%) Doctrine
10 2 (0.23%) OSGi
10 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 171 (19.84%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.36%) Data Integration
3 21 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 21 (2.44%) User Experience
4 20 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 17 (1.97%) Neural Network
7 14 (1.62%) Social Media
7 14 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.28%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.16%) NHS
10 9 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.04%) Data Conversion
11 8 (0.93%) Life Science
11 8 (0.93%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.81%) E-Learning
12 7 (0.81%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.70%) Blog
13 6 (0.70%) Equities
13 6 (0.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.62%) Windows
2 12 (1.39%) Linux
3 4 (0.46%) UNIX
4 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (33.99%) Business Intelligence
2 159 (18.45%) Project Management
3 110 (12.76%) ETL
4 104 (12.06%) Business Transformation
5 103 (11.95%) Business Analysis
6 98 (11.37%) ERP
7 95 (11.02%) Analytics
8 94 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 71 (8.24%) CRM
11 70 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (7.77%) Data Modelling
13 65 (7.54%) Kimball Methodology
14 60 (6.96%) Business Development
15 45 (5.22%) Change Management
16 38 (4.41%) Data Analysis
17 34 (3.94%) Waterfall
18 31 (3.60%) Data Management
19 28 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
20 26 (3.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 131 (15.20%) SQL
2 41 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 32 (3.71%) Java
4 21 (2.44%) C
5 20 (2.32%) R
6 17 (1.97%) ABAP
7 15 (1.74%) C#
8 14 (1.62%) VB
9 12 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 9 (1.04%) C++
11 7 (0.81%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.70%) PHP
12 6 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.58%) VBA
14 1 (0.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 184 (21.35%) Degree
2 52 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 29 (3.36%) MBA
4 21 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (0.70%) ISEB
7 6 (0.70%) PMP
8 4 (0.46%) APMP
8 4 (0.46%) CCA
8 4 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.35%) CISA
9 3 (0.35%) CISM
9 3 (0.35%) CISSP
10 2 (0.23%) Siebel Certification
10 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.94%) QA
2 15 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.62%) SLA
4 8 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.93%) ISO 14001
4 8 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.46%) COBIT
6 2 (0.23%) GAAP
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 9 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.46%) SCCM
2 3 (0.35%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.23%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.12%) Control-M
4 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 220 (25.52%) SAP
2 212 (24.59%) Oracle
3 150 (17.40%) Microsoft
4 80 (9.28%) Business Objects
5 44 (5.10%) Cognos
6 41 (4.76%) Tableau
7 28 (3.25%) IBM
8 24 (2.78%) Teradata
9 22 (2.55%) MicroStrategy
10 17 (1.97%) Hyperion
10 17 (1.97%) Informatica
11 15 (1.74%) Hitachi
11 15 (1.74%) Sage
12 14 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.04%) Siebel
13 9 (1.04%) Netezza
13 9 (1.04%) ATG
14 8 (0.93%) Ab Initio
14 8 (0.93%) Guidewire
15 5 (0.58%) hybris
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