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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 598 606 567
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 300 312 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 258 264 288
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+14.89% +2.17%

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
106230 104914 110587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.72% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88114 86181 94870
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 26 November 2014 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 26 November 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
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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 -20 243 £65,000 +8.33% 31
London -34 126 £65,000 +4.00% 11
City of London +41 30 £65,000 +4.00% 4
South East -27 27 £67,500 +22.72% 5
East of England -21 18 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Hampshire 0 16 £67,500 +17.39% 2
East Midlands +13 14 £62,500 +12.61% 2
West Midlands -5 14 £70,000 -17.64% 2
Nottingham +24 11 £62,500 +12.61%
Nottinghamshire +10 11 £62,500 +12.61%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £46,250 -
South West -6 9 £67,500 +22.72% 2
Birmingham - 9 £78,500 - 1
Manchester -10 8 £78,500 +33.61% 2
North West -12 8 £78,500 +20.76% 3
Yorkshire -33 8 £73,500 +13.07% 2
West Yorkshire - 8 £73,500 - 1
Aldershot - 7 £67,500 -
Cambridge - 7 £45,000 -
Berkshire +12 6 £68,750 -1.78%
Scotland -5 5 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Hertfordshire -6 5 £55,000 -
Leeds - 5 £73,500 -
Aberdeen +13 4 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +13 4 £65,500 -6.42%
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Cheltenham - 4 - -
Midlands - 4 £53,750 -
Bristol +2 3 £67,500 +12.50%
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 - 1

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

1 367 (57.70%) Oracle
2 252 (39.62%) Finance
3 237 (37.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 232 (36.48%) Oracle EBS
5 171 (26.89%) ERP
6 140 (22.01%) Security Cleared
7 138 (21.70%) SAP
8 133 (20.91%) SC Cleared
9 122 (19.18%) CRM
10 115 (18.08%) Oracle Payables
11 114 (17.92%) Oracle Receivables
12 113 (17.77%) Oracle Financials
13 109 (17.14%) Oracle General Ledger
14 98 (15.41%) Oracle ERP
15 91 (14.31%) SQL
16 88 (13.84%) Salesforce.com
17 84 (13.21%) Mentoring
18 83 (13.05%) Microsoft
19 82 (12.89%) Logistics
20 76 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
21 74 (11.64%) Oracle Assets
22 71 (11.16%) Project Management
23 70 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
23 70 (11.01%) Oracle Cash Management
23 70 (11.01%) Procure-to-pay
24 66 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
25 65 (10.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
26 63 (9.91%) Degree
26 63 (9.91%) PL/SQL
27 58 (9.12%) Oracle 11i

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 33 (5.19%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.47%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 45 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.31%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 237 (37.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 232 (36.48%) Oracle EBS
3 115 (18.08%) Oracle Payables
4 114 (17.92%) Oracle Receivables
5 113 (17.77%) Oracle Financials
6 109 (17.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 98 (15.41%) Oracle ERP
8 74 (11.64%) Oracle Assets
9 70 (11.01%) Oracle Cash Management
10 65 (10.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 58 (9.12%) Oracle 11i
12 51 (8.02%) Oracle Applications
13 44 (6.92%) SAP CRM
13 44 (6.92%) Dynamics CRM
14 37 (5.82%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 31 (4.87%) Dynamics AX
16 30 (4.72%) Oracle iProcurement
17 25 (3.93%) SAP MM
18 24 (3.77%) Oracle E-Business Tax
19 22 (3.46%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.19%) SaaS
2 26 (4.09%) Taleo
3 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.31%) Force.com
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.47%) NAS
2 2 (0.31%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.76%) Oracle Discoverer
2 26 (4.09%) Oracle Reports
3 24 (3.77%) SAP BW
4 22 (3.46%) SAP BI
5 20 (3.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 11 (1.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.47%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.16%) EDMS
10 1 (0.16%) Essbase
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.16%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 12 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (1.57%) ProC
3 6 (0.94%) LSMW
4 2 (0.31%) JDeveloper
General
1 252 (39.62%) Finance
2 45 (7.08%) Manufacturing
3 35 (5.50%) General Ledger
4 31 (4.87%) Retail
5 19 (2.99%) Advertising
6 14 (2.20%) Marketing
7 6 (0.94%) French Language
7 6 (0.94%) Billing
8 5 (0.79%) Spanish Language
8 5 (0.79%) Publishing
9 2 (0.31%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) German Language
10 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
10 1 (0.16%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (1.42%) .NET
2 9 (1.42%) EDI
3 4 (0.63%) XML
3 4 (0.63%) Mason
4 3 (0.47%) Middleware
4 3 (0.47%) Web Services
5 2 (0.31%) COM
6 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.16%) XSLT
6 1 (0.16%) WSH
6 1 (0.16%) BAPI
6 1 (0.16%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.60%) FMCG
3 26 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 6 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 6 (0.94%) User Experience
6 5 (0.79%) Data Conversion
6 5 (0.79%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.31%) Social Media
8 1 (0.16%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.16%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (26.89%) ERP
2 122 (19.18%) CRM
3 84 (13.21%) Mentoring
4 82 (12.89%) Logistics
5 76 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (11.16%) Project Management
7 70 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (11.01%) Procure-to-pay
8 53 (8.33%) Migration
9 52 (8.18%) Data Migration
10 50 (7.86%) Workflow
11 49 (7.70%) Cash Management
12 41 (6.45%) Business Development
13 28 (4.40%) Supply Chain Management
14 26 (4.09%) Performance Management
15 24 (3.77%) GAP Analysis
16 22 (3.46%) E-business
17 21 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (2.83%) Analytics
19 17 (2.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 91 (14.31%) SQL
2 63 (9.91%) PL/SQL
3 14 (2.20%) ABAP
4 5 (0.79%) C
5 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.47%) Java
7 2 (0.31%) C#
8 1 (0.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 140 (22.01%) Security Cleared
2 133 (20.91%) SC Cleared
3 63 (9.91%) Degree
4 18 (2.83%) ACCA
4 18 (2.83%) CIMA
5 11 (1.73%) ICAEW
5 11 (1.73%) AAT
6 8 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.47%) PMP
8 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.47%) CISA
9 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.16%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.25%) QA
2 15 (2.36%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 367 (57.70%) Oracle
2 138 (21.70%) SAP
3 88 (13.84%) Salesforce.com
4 83 (13.05%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.93%) Siebel
6 12 (1.89%) JD Edwards
7 11 (1.73%) Hyperion
7 11 (1.73%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (0.94%) Pegasus
9 5 (0.79%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.63%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.31%) CA
11 2 (0.31%) Infor
11 2 (0.31%) Google
12 1 (0.16%) HP
12 1 (0.16%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.16%) Baan
12 1 (0.16%) Informatica
12 1 (0.16%) Epicor
12 1 (0.16%) Sage
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