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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
UK
Rank 565 567 600
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 283 404 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.41% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 208 291 319
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.04%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +21 261 £57,500 +4.54% 21
London +33 158 £65,000 +6.12% 13
South East +33 26 £57,500 +2.22%
West Midlands +44 23 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South West +4 16 £52,500 +31.25% 1
City of London +6 12 £62,500 - 4
North West -15 11 £47,500 -1.04%
Berkshire +46 10 £66,500 -16.87%
Surrey +39 10 £57,500 +4.54%
Birmingham +11 10 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South Wales +23 9 £45,000 -
Wales +15 9 £45,000 -
Newport +3 9 £45,000 +2.85%
Yorkshire +25 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Gloucestershire -4 8 £52,500 -
Reading +39 7 £75,000 -6.25%
Manchester -34 7 £47,500 -1.04%
Sheffield +17 6 £47,500 +15.15%
South Yorkshire +16 6 £47,500 +15.15%
Warwickshire +31 5 - -
East Midlands +9 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Cardiff +16 3 £45,000 -
Derbyshire +14 3 £47,500 -
Derby +13 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland -4 3 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Edinburgh -18 3 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Staffordshire - 3 £37,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £52,500 -
Coventry +24 2 - -

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 176 (30.77%) Finance
2 140 (24.48%) Business Intelligence
3 129 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
4 125 (21.85%) Degree
5 112 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 106 (18.53%) SQL
7 88 (15.38%) Banking
8 86 (15.03%) SAP
9 84 (14.69%) Telecoms
9 84 (14.69%) Business Analysis
10 81 (14.16%) SQL Server
11 76 (13.29%) Analytics
12 75 (13.11%) Oracle
13 73 (12.76%) Retail
14 58 (10.14%) Microsoft
15 57 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (9.44%) Business Development
17 53 (9.27%) Change Management
18 52 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
19 51 (8.92%) ERP
19 51 (8.92%) Mentoring
20 50 (8.74%) Derivative
21 49 (8.57%) MS Excel
22 46 (8.04%) CRM
23 45 (7.87%) Project Management
24 42 (7.34%) C
24 42 (7.34%) Marketing
25 41 (7.17%) Data Modelling
25 41 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
26 40 (6.99%) 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 15 (2.62%) SAS
2 8 (1.40%) Skype for Business
3 5 (0.87%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.42%) MS Office
3 14 (2.45%) MS Project
4 9 (1.57%) SPSS
5 6 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (5.42%) SAP Business One
2 19 (3.32%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (1.92%) Finacle
4 11 (1.92%) Summit
4 11 (1.92%) Temenos T24
5 9 (1.57%) Infor M3
5 9 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (1.22%) Movex
6 7 (1.22%) SAP MDM
7 5 (0.87%) SimCorp Dimension
8 4 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.70%) Oracle SCM
8 4 (0.70%) Sonata
8 4 (0.70%) thinkFolio
9 3 (0.52%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.70%) IaaS
3 4 (0.70%) Office 365
4 3 (0.52%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle CX
4 3 (0.52%) SaaS
4 3 (0.52%) Taleo
5 2 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.17%) Force.com
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.32%) Internet
2 8 (1.40%) Skype
2 8 (1.40%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.17%) Broadband
4 1 (0.17%) DHCP
4 1 (0.17%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) LTE
4 1 (0.17%) MVNO
4 1 (0.17%) PBX
4 1 (0.17%) SMTP
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
4 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
4 37 (6.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (4.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 21 (3.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 19 (3.32%) Crystal Reports
7 19 (3.32%) Hadoop
7 19 (3.32%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (3.15%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.97%) Big Data
9 17 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (2.80%) QlikView
11 14 (2.45%) SAP HANA
11 14 (2.45%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (2.10%) Pentaho
12 12 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
13 11 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (2.10%) 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%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.17%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
General
1 176 (30.77%) Finance
2 88 (15.38%) Banking
3 84 (14.69%) Telecoms
4 73 (12.76%) Retail
5 42 (7.34%) Marketing
6 30 (5.24%) Retail Banking
7 29 (5.07%) Front Office
8 26 (4.55%) Investment Banking
9 24 (4.20%) Advertising
9 24 (4.20%) Manufacturing
10 15 (2.62%) Back Office
10 15 (2.62%) Financial Institution
11 13 (2.27%) Billing
11 13 (2.27%) Spanish Language
12 12 (2.10%) Mandarin Language
13 9 (1.57%) Local Government
14 4 (0.70%) Law
15 3 (0.52%) French Language
15 3 (0.52%) Games
15 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.92%) .NET
2 4 (0.70%) Web Services
3 3 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (0.35%) D3.js
4 2 (0.35%) HTML
4 2 (0.35%) HTML5
4 2 (0.35%) MDX
5 1 (0.17%) CGI
5 1 (0.17%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.17%) Middleware
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.17%) Sensu
5 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 129 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (8.74%) Derivative
3 27 (4.72%) Fixed Income
4 25 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (4.20%) Credit Derivative
5 24 (4.20%) Equities
6 21 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.45%) Fintech
8 11 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 10 (1.75%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.87%) User Experience
11 4 (0.70%) IPTV
11 4 (0.70%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.52%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.52%) FMCG
12 3 (0.52%) iPad
13 2 (0.35%) NHS
13 2 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.97%) Windows
2 6 (1.05%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (24.48%) Business Intelligence
2 112 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (14.69%) Business Analysis
4 76 (13.29%) Analytics
5 57 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (9.44%) Business Development
7 53 (9.27%) Change Management
8 51 (8.92%) ERP
8 51 (8.92%) Mentoring
9 46 (8.04%) CRM
10 45 (7.87%) Project Management
11 41 (7.17%) Data Modelling
12 40 (6.99%) Business Transformation
13 39 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 38 (6.64%) ETL
14 38 (6.64%) GAP Analysis
15 37 (6.47%) Presales
16 26 (4.55%) Migration
17 25 (4.37%) Stakeholder Analysis
18 24 (4.20%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 106 (18.53%) SQL
2 42 (7.34%) C
3 14 (2.45%) T-SQL
4 11 (1.92%) Python
4 11 (1.92%) VBA
5 7 (1.22%) R
6 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.17%) ABAP
7 1 (0.17%) Java
7 1 (0.17%) JCL
Qualifications
1 125 (21.85%) Degree
2 27 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.80%) MBA
5 15 (2.62%) ACCA
5 15 (2.62%) CIMA
5 15 (2.62%) CIPFA
6 14 (2.45%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.40%) ISEB
7 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.87%) HND
9 4 (0.70%) PMP
10 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.35%) CCA
11 2 (0.35%) CISSP
11 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.35%) MCP
11 2 (0.35%) MCSE
11 2 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.55%) IFRS
1 26 (4.55%) IFRS 9
2 21 (3.67%) QA
3 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
4 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) SLA
5 3 (0.52%) EMIR
5 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.35%) COBIT
6 2 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.35%) GAMP
6 2 (0.35%) GxP
6 2 (0.35%) IAS 39
6 2 (0.35%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.35%) MiFID
6 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (0.52%) 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%) Kibana
2 1 (0.17%) logstash
2 1 (0.17%) Nagios
2 1 (0.17%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (15.03%) SAP
2 75 (13.11%) Oracle
3 58 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 28 (4.90%) IBM
5 24 (4.20%) Calypso
5 24 (4.20%) Murex
6 22 (3.85%) Cognos
7 20 (3.50%) Informatica
8 19 (3.32%) Teradata
9 18 (3.15%) HP
10 13 (2.27%) BISAM
10 13 (2.27%) Sage
10 13 (2.27%) StatPro
11 12 (2.10%) Cisco
11 12 (2.10%) Talend
12 11 (1.92%) Hyperion
12 11 (1.92%) Temenos
12 11 (1.92%) TSYS
12 11 (1.92%) Unisys
13 10 (1.75%) Infor
Edinburgh, Midlothian
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £47500 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
BJSS
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, car, flex bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Health, Pension, Childcare vouchers,
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + OTE £150k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago