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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 656 599 562
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 248 372 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 212 273 265
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 £74,750 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -50 200 £60,000 - 54
London +5 105 £60,000 -4.00% 23
South East -31 40 £65,000 +18.18% 8
City of London +11 18 £62,500 - 13
Berkshire +12 15 £65,000 +6.12% 1
East Midlands +21 13 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Nottinghamshire +16 11 £52,500 -
Reading -3 11 £65,000 +4.00%
Manchester -15 11 £50,000 -9.09% 5
North West -15 11 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Midlands -15 11 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Nottingham - 11 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +16 5 - -
Surrey -3 5 £59,375 +7.95% 3
Hampshire -26 5 £55,000 -4.34%
Kent - 5 £65,000 - 1
Maidstone - 5 £65,000 -
Scotland +13 4 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Birmingham -10 4 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Midlands +11 3 £47,500 -32.14%
Yorkshire 0 3 £57,500 +24.32% 3
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Aldershot - 3 - -
Banbury - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Middlesex +9 2 - - 1
Oxford +7 2 - -
Glasgow +6 2 £52,500 +5.00%
North East -9 2 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £52,500 -

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 252 (53.50%) Oracle
2 233 (49.47%) Finance
3 171 (36.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 154 (32.70%) ERP
5 142 (30.15%) Oracle EBS
6 104 (22.08%) SAP
7 95 (20.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 92 (19.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 89 (18.90%) Oracle Payables
10 85 (18.05%) Security Cleared
11 83 (17.62%) Oracle Financials
12 82 (17.41%) Microsoft
13 78 (16.56%) SQL
14 76 (16.14%) Logistics
15 71 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (14.65%) Manufacturing
17 68 (14.44%) Oracle ERP
18 67 (14.23%) SC Cleared
19 66 (14.01%) CRM
20 61 (12.95%) Migration
21 60 (12.74%) Oracle Assets
21 60 (12.74%) Mentoring
22 53 (11.25%) Business Analysis
22 53 (11.25%) Data Migration
23 49 (10.40%) General Ledger
24 45 (9.55%) FMCG
25 44 (9.34%) Oracle Cash Management
26 42 (8.92%) Project Management
27 40 (8.49%) Procure-to-pay
28 39 (8.28%) PL/SQL

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 14 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (2.12%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 7 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 171 (36.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 142 (30.15%) Oracle EBS
3 95 (20.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 92 (19.53%) Oracle General Ledger
5 89 (18.90%) Oracle Payables
6 83 (17.62%) Oracle Financials
7 68 (14.44%) Oracle ERP
8 60 (12.74%) Oracle Assets
9 44 (9.34%) Oracle Cash Management
10 38 (8.07%) SAP SCM
11 36 (7.64%) Dynamics CRM
11 36 (7.64%) Dynamics AX
12 35 (7.43%) SAP MM
13 31 (6.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 29 (6.16%) SAP PP
15 26 (5.52%) Oracle Applications
16 24 (5.10%) SAP SD
17 19 (4.03%) SAP WM
18 18 (3.82%) SAP QM
19 17 (3.61%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.97%) SaaS
2 11 (2.34%) Taleo
3 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.64%) Force.com
3 3 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.64%) FinancialForce.com
4 2 (0.42%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.85%) Internet
2 2 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.64%) Oracle Discoverer
2 15 (3.18%) SAP BI
3 14 (2.97%) SAP BW
4 12 (2.55%) SQL Server
5 11 (2.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.42%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.21%) Essbase
12 1 (0.21%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.06%) Toad
3 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.21%) PeopleTools
General
1 233 (49.47%) Finance
2 69 (14.65%) Manufacturing
3 49 (10.40%) General Ledger
4 28 (5.94%) Retail
5 12 (2.55%) Advertising
5 12 (2.55%) French Language
6 8 (1.70%) Marketing
6 8 (1.70%) Games
6 8 (1.70%) Billing
7 6 (1.27%) German Language
7 6 (1.27%) Spanish Language
8 5 (1.06%) Automotive
9 4 (0.85%) Banking
10 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.42%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Legal
11 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (2.97%) Middleware
3 11 (2.34%) .NET
4 4 (0.85%) XML
5 3 (0.64%) Visualforce
5 3 (0.64%) Mason
6 2 (0.42%) HTML
6 2 (0.42%) .NET Remoting
6 2 (0.42%) BAPI
6 2 (0.42%) Ajax
6 2 (0.42%) DOM
6 2 (0.42%) CSS
6 2 (0.42%) SOAP
6 2 (0.42%) Web Services
6 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.21%) COM
7 1 (0.21%) J2EE
7 1 (0.21%) EDI
7 1 (0.21%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.21%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.55%) FMCG
2 25 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (1.27%) User Experience
5 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.85%) Social Media
6 4 (0.85%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.42%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.21%) Open Source
8 1 (0.21%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.21%) Life Science
8 1 (0.21%) Social Network
8 1 (0.21%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (32.70%) ERP
2 76 (16.14%) Logistics
3 71 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (14.01%) CRM
5 61 (12.95%) Migration
6 60 (12.74%) Mentoring
7 53 (11.25%) Business Analysis
7 53 (11.25%) Data Migration
8 42 (8.92%) Project Management
9 40 (8.49%) Procure-to-pay
10 37 (7.86%) Cash Management
11 32 (6.79%) System Testing
12 31 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (4.88%) Supply Chain Management
13 23 (4.88%) Workflow
14 22 (4.67%) E-business
15 20 (4.25%) GAP Analysis
16 19 (4.03%) Quality Management
16 19 (4.03%) Analytics
17 18 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (16.56%) SQL
2 39 (8.28%) PL/SQL
3 20 (4.25%) ABAP
4 7 (1.49%) Java
5 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.85%) Apex Code
6 3 (0.64%) PeopleCode
7 2 (0.42%) X++
7 2 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 85 (18.05%) Security Cleared
2 67 (14.23%) SC Cleared
3 38 (8.07%) Degree
4 29 (6.16%) ACCA
4 29 (6.16%) CIMA
5 23 (4.88%) ICAEW
5 23 (4.88%) AAT
6 9 (1.91%) PMP
6 9 (1.91%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.21%) CCA
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) OCP
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.82%) QA
2 8 (1.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 252 (53.50%) Oracle
2 104 (22.08%) SAP
3 82 (17.41%) Microsoft
4 30 (6.37%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (3.82%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (1.91%) Pegasus
7 8 (1.70%) JD Edwards
7 8 (1.70%) HP
8 5 (1.06%) Siebel
9 3 (0.64%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.21%) Infor
10 1 (0.21%) Anaplan
10 1 (0.21%) Sage
10 1 (0.21%) ATG
10 1 (0.21%) Endeca
10 1 (0.21%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.21%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.21%) Cognos
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