The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Functional Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Consultant
Rank 709 704 641
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 187 238 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 135 206 292
Median salary £58,250 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £59,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-5.60% -7.40%

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
92091 104182 108737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.30% 96.24% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77057 86801 87903
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

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 27 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +11 180 £58,250 -2.91% 24
London +42 86 £57,500 -4.16% 13
South East +3 29 £55,000 -15.38% 5
West Midlands -11 18 £51,000 -13.19% 3
Yorkshire +28 15 £62,500 -3.84%
Berkshire +16 15 £53,750 -14.00%
West Yorkshire +25 14 £65,000 -
Leeds +32 13 £65,000 -
Birmingham -22 12 £60,000 +50.00% 3
City of London +38 8 £56,250 -6.25%
South West -10 7 - -
East Midlands +16 6 £67,500 +63.93%
Coventry -3 6 £51,000 -15.87%
Gloucestershire -11 6 - -
Surrey +18 5 - - 2
Staines +2 5 - -
East of England +25 4 £58,750 -26.56%
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £67,500 +58.82% 1
North West +5 4 £46,500 +9.41%
Manchester -3 3 £48,000 -12.72%
Cheltenham -20 3 - -
Reading +3 2 £52,500 -25.00%
Oxfordshire +2 2 £55,000 - 1
High Wycombe +1 2 - -
North East -6 2 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £62,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £62,500 -
Slough +19 1 £55,000 -
West Sussex +14 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +11 1 £60,000 -25.00%

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 161 (43.51%) Finance
2 133 (35.95%) SAP
3 125 (33.78%) Oracle
4 82 (22.16%) ERP
5 76 (20.54%) CRM
6 75 (20.27%) Microsoft
7 66 (17.84%) Manufacturing
8 63 (17.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (15.41%) Oracle EBS R12
10 54 (14.59%) Oracle EBS
11 52 (14.05%) SQL
12 48 (12.97%) Logistics
13 46 (12.43%) Degree
14 44 (11.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 42 (11.35%) Salesforce.com
16 41 (11.08%) Change Management
16 41 (11.08%) Project Management
17 39 (10.54%) Presales
18 35 (9.46%) GAP Analysis
19 34 (9.19%) ABAP
20 33 (8.92%) Oracle Payables
20 33 (8.92%) Oracle Receivables
21 32 (8.65%) Business Process Mapping
21 32 (8.65%) ITIL
22 31 (8.38%) SAP FI
22 31 (8.38%) JD Edwards
22 31 (8.38%) SAP FI/CO
22 31 (8.38%) SAP CO
22 31 (8.38%) Oracle Assets
23 30 (8.11%) MS Excel

Functional 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 6 (1.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.08%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 57 (15.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 54 (14.59%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (8.92%) Oracle Payables
3 33 (8.92%) Oracle Receivables
4 31 (8.38%) Oracle Assets
4 31 (8.38%) SAP CO
4 31 (8.38%) SAP FI
4 31 (8.38%) SAP FI/CO
5 28 (7.57%) Dynamics AX
6 24 (6.49%) Oracle Financials
6 24 (6.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 21 (5.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 21 (5.68%) Dynamics NAV
8 20 (5.41%) Oracle Cash Management
8 20 (5.41%) SAP CRM
8 20 (5.41%) SAP MM
9 16 (4.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 14 (3.78%) Oracle General Ledger
11 13 (3.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 12 (3.24%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.51%) SaaS
2 9 (2.43%) Force.com
2 9 (2.43%) Taleo
3 5 (1.35%) Heroku
4 4 (1.08%) Office 365
4 4 (1.08%) Yammer
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Boomi
6 1 (0.27%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.43%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (2.43%) SAP BW
4 7 (1.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.81%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.54%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.27%) GIS
7 1 (0.27%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.24%) LSMW
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) ProC
3 1 (0.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 161 (43.51%) Finance
2 66 (17.84%) Manufacturing
3 28 (7.57%) Retail
4 25 (6.76%) Legal
5 19 (5.14%) Billing
6 16 (4.32%) Advertising
7 12 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (2.43%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.08%) Marketing
10 2 (0.54%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (4.05%) .NET
3 7 (1.89%) BAPI
3 7 (1.89%) EDI
3 7 (1.89%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (1.35%) AngularJS
4 5 (1.35%) Middleware
4 5 (1.35%) Visualforce
5 2 (0.54%) Mason
5 2 (0.54%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.27%) COM
6 1 (0.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.27%) HTML
6 1 (0.27%) REST
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.27%) SOAP
6 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.32%) Data Structures
3 8 (2.16%) Data Conversion
4 7 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.89%) User Experience
5 3 (0.81%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.27%) Life Science
7 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.27%) Linux
1 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.16%) ERP
2 76 (20.54%) CRM
3 63 (17.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (12.97%) Logistics
5 44 (11.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 41 (11.08%) Change Management
6 41 (11.08%) Project Management
7 39 (10.54%) Presales
8 35 (9.46%) GAP Analysis
9 32 (8.65%) Business Process Mapping
9 32 (8.65%) ITIL
10 27 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (7.30%) Mentoring
11 26 (7.03%) Order to Cash
11 26 (7.03%) Procure-to-Pay
12 25 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (6.22%) Business Analysis
13 23 (6.22%) Risk Management
14 21 (5.68%) SDLC
15 19 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 52 (14.05%) SQL
2 34 (9.19%) ABAP
3 21 (5.68%) PL/SQL
4 9 (2.43%) Java
5 7 (1.89%) SAPscript
6 5 (1.35%) Apex Code
6 5 (1.35%) C
6 5 (1.35%) C#
6 5 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.54%) VBA
8 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 46 (12.43%) Degree
2 14 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.89%) ACCA
5 5 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.81%) PMP
6 3 (0.81%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.03%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 133 (35.95%) SAP
2 125 (33.78%) Oracle
3 75 (20.27%) Microsoft
4 42 (11.35%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (8.38%) JD Edwards
6 19 (5.14%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (2.43%) NetSuite
8 7 (1.89%) IFS
8 7 (1.89%) Sage
9 6 (1.62%) Infor
9 6 (1.62%) Siebel
10 5 (1.35%) Epicor
10 5 (1.35%) Pegasus
11 4 (1.08%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.08%) Maconomy
12 3 (0.81%) Kronos
12 3 (0.81%) Zuora
13 2 (0.54%) ServiceNow
14 1 (0.27%) CODA
14 1 (0.27%) Wonderware
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