The table below looks at the statistics for the Functional Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 653 568 564
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 206 317 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 184 234 262
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%

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
98061 98558 99490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80635 79397 83728
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%

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the UK.

Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Consultant over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -89 168 £60,000 - 45
London -50 87 £60,000 -4.00% 15
South East -39 31 £61,250 +11.36% 10
Berkshire +6 14 £65,000 -7.14% 1
East Midlands - 14 £62,500 - 4
City of London -17 13 £62,500 - 5
Nottinghamshire - 13 £62,500 - 2
Nottingham - 13 £62,500 - 2
Reading +4 10 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Manchester +5 9 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North West -11 9 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Scotland +14 7 £50,000 -
Hampshire -17 7 £52,500 -8.69%
West Midlands -24 7 £57,500 +3.60% 8
Midlands -5 5 £47,500 -20.83%
Glasgow +11 3 £52,500 +5.00%
North East -15 3 £52,500 +5.00%
South West -29 3 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £52,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £52,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £52,500 -
Middlesex +8 2 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England +4 2 £51,000 -11.30% 1
Yorkshire -10 2 £59,000 -9.23% 1
Surrey -25 2 £58,125 +5.68% 1
Kent - 2 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £51,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £47,500 - 3
Maidstone - 2 £65,000 -
Bristol -11 1 - -

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 278 (55.82%) Oracle
2 232 (46.59%) Finance
3 177 (35.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 161 (32.33%) Oracle EBS
5 143 (28.71%) ERP
6 111 (22.29%) SAP
7 107 (21.49%) Oracle Receivables
8 104 (20.88%) Oracle Payables
9 103 (20.68%) Oracle Financials
10 98 (19.68%) Oracle General Ledger
11 94 (18.88%) Security Cleared
12 91 (18.27%) CRM
13 82 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
14 80 (16.06%) Microsoft
15 77 (15.46%) SC Cleared
16 75 (15.06%) SQL
16 75 (15.06%) Oracle Assets
17 67 (13.45%) Oracle ERP
18 62 (12.45%) Migration
19 61 (12.25%) Project Management
20 60 (12.05%) Logistics
21 59 (11.85%) Salesforce.com
21 59 (11.85%) Procure-to-pay
22 58 (11.65%) Manufacturing
22 58 (11.65%) Data Migration
23 56 (11.24%) Degree
24 55 (11.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
25 53 (10.64%) Oracle Cash Management
26 52 (10.44%) Mentoring
27 49 (9.84%) FMCG

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Functional 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 Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.40%) S-PLUS
2 2 (0.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 177 (35.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 161 (32.33%) Oracle EBS
3 107 (21.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 104 (20.88%) Oracle Payables
5 103 (20.68%) Oracle Financials
6 98 (19.68%) Oracle General Ledger
7 75 (15.06%) Oracle Assets
8 67 (13.45%) Oracle ERP
9 55 (11.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 53 (10.64%) Oracle Cash Management
11 47 (9.44%) Dynamics CRM
12 36 (7.23%) Oracle Applications
13 33 (6.63%) SAP MM
14 32 (6.43%) Dynamics AX
15 28 (5.62%) SAP CRM
16 27 (5.42%) SAP SCM
17 26 (5.22%) SAP PP
18 22 (4.42%) SAP SD
19 20 (4.02%) Oracle 11i
19 20 (4.02%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.22%) SaaS
2 14 (2.81%) Taleo
3 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.60%) Force.com
3 3 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.63%) Oracle Discoverer
2 19 (3.82%) SAP BI
3 18 (3.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 17 (3.41%) SAP BW
5 13 (2.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.60%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.40%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.20%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.80%) Toad
3 3 (0.60%) LSMW
3 3 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 232 (46.59%) Finance
2 58 (11.65%) Manufacturing
3 45 (9.04%) General Ledger
4 37 (7.43%) Retail
5 15 (3.01%) Advertising
6 11 (2.21%) Marketing
6 11 (2.21%) French Language
7 8 (1.61%) Billing
7 8 (1.61%) Games
8 6 (1.20%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.00%) German Language
10 4 (0.80%) Automotive
11 2 (0.40%) Back Office
11 2 (0.40%) Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.22%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (2.21%) .NET
3 5 (1.00%) EDI
3 5 (1.00%) Middleware
4 3 (0.60%) XML
4 3 (0.60%) Visualforce
4 3 (0.60%) Mason
5 2 (0.40%) HTML
5 2 (0.40%) Ajax
5 2 (0.40%) .NET Remoting
5 2 (0.40%) DOM
5 2 (0.40%) CSS
5 2 (0.40%) SOAP
5 2 (0.40%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) XSLT
6 1 (0.20%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.84%) FMCG
2 36 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.41%) User Experience
5 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.20%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.20%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.20%) Open Source
6 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (28.71%) ERP
2 91 (18.27%) CRM
3 82 (16.47%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (12.45%) Migration
5 61 (12.25%) Project Management
6 60 (12.05%) Logistics
7 59 (11.85%) Procure-to-pay
8 58 (11.65%) Data Migration
9 52 (10.44%) Mentoring
10 39 (7.83%) Cash Management
11 34 (6.83%) Business Development
11 34 (6.83%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (6.43%) Business Analysis
13 31 (6.22%) System Testing
14 29 (5.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 28 (5.62%) Supply Chain Management
16 24 (4.82%) Workflow
16 24 (4.82%) Analytics
17 15 (3.01%) Unit Testing
18 13 (2.61%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (15.06%) SQL
2 40 (8.03%) PL/SQL
3 13 (2.61%) ABAP
4 7 (1.41%) Java
5 5 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.60%) X++
6 3 (0.60%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.20%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 94 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 77 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 56 (11.24%) Degree
4 31 (6.22%) ACCA
4 31 (6.22%) CIMA
5 23 (4.62%) ICAEW
5 23 (4.62%) AAT
6 11 (2.21%) VCP4
7 7 (1.41%) PMP
7 7 (1.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CCA
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.02%) QA
2 8 (1.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 278 (55.82%) Oracle
2 111 (22.29%) SAP
3 80 (16.06%) Microsoft
4 59 (11.85%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.01%) Siebel
6 11 (2.21%) PeopleSoft
7 10 (2.01%) Hyperion
8 9 (1.81%) JD Edwards
9 8 (1.61%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.60%) HP
11 2 (0.40%) Sage
12 1 (0.20%) Infor
12 1 (0.20%) ATG
12 1 (0.20%) Endeca
12 1 (0.20%) Epicor
12 1 (0.20%) Business Objects
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Certifications and 10% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package +PRP Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
England
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
UK
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Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hays UK - University of Nottingham
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Car, Pensions, Health Plan, Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, health care
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Travel Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago