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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 659 676 601
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 241 253 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 199 211 220
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 July 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 July 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 -18 171 £60,000 - 54
London +23 92 £60,000 - 24
City of London +39 23 £60,000 - 10
North East -3 16 £55,000 +83.33% 5
South East -30 16 £50,000 -21.56% 6
Yorkshire - 14 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 11 £65,000 -
Leeds - 11 £65,000 -
West Midlands -20 9 £60,000 -14.28% 7
East Midlands +7 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Reading -10 6 £70,000 -6.66%
Berkshire -11 6 £70,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £52,500 -
Nottingham - 5 £52,500 -
Middlesex +11 3 - -
East of England -13 3 £52,500 -27.58% 4
Warwickshire - 3 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £42,500 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £80,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £42,500 -
Coventry - 3 £60,000 - 1
Scotland +7 2 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -14 2 £52,500 -30.00% 1
North West -23 2 - - 3
South Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Horsham - 2 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +13 1 £45,000 +45.16% 2
Essex -4 1 - - 1

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 227 (46.14%) Finance
2 219 (44.51%) Oracle
3 157 (31.91%) Oracle EBS R12
4 142 (28.86%) ERP
5 138 (28.05%) Oracle EBS
6 123 (25.00%) SAP
7 115 (23.37%) Manufacturing
8 88 (17.89%) CRM
8 88 (17.89%) Security Cleared
9 86 (17.48%) Microsoft
10 80 (16.26%) Logistics
11 74 (15.04%) Business Analysis
11 74 (15.04%) SC Cleared
12 69 (14.02%) Migration
13 67 (13.62%) SQL
14 66 (13.41%) Oracle ERP
15 64 (13.01%) Project Management
15 64 (13.01%) Mentoring
16 63 (12.80%) Oracle Financials
16 63 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
17 60 (12.20%) Oracle General Ledger
18 57 (11.59%) Dynamics AX
18 57 (11.59%) Data Migration
19 56 (11.38%) Oracle Receivables
20 53 (10.77%) Degree
20 53 (10.77%) Oracle Payables
21 50 (10.16%) FMCG
22 47 (9.55%) SAP SCM
23 45 (9.15%) SAP MM
24 44 (8.94%) Oracle Cash Management

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 20 (4.07%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 18 (3.66%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.20%) MTS
Applications
1 42 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Project
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 157 (31.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 138 (28.05%) Oracle EBS
3 66 (13.41%) Oracle ERP
4 63 (12.80%) Oracle Financials
5 60 (12.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 57 (11.59%) Dynamics AX
7 56 (11.38%) Oracle Receivables
8 53 (10.77%) Oracle Payables
9 47 (9.55%) SAP SCM
10 45 (9.15%) SAP MM
11 44 (8.94%) Oracle Cash Management
12 41 (8.33%) SAP PP
13 38 (7.72%) Oracle Assets
14 37 (7.52%) Oracle 11i
15 36 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
16 33 (6.71%) Oracle Applications
17 31 (6.30%) SAP SD
18 30 (6.10%) Oracle iRecruitment
19 29 (5.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
20 27 (5.49%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.85%) SaaS
2 13 (2.64%) Taleo
3 8 (1.63%) Force.com
4 3 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.41%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.81%) Internet
2 2 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.46%) Oracle Discoverer
2 13 (2.64%) SAP BW
2 13 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.64%) SAP BI
2 13 (2.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.22%) QlikView
7 4 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.41%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.20%) DB2
9 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.20%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 13 (2.64%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.02%) Toad
3 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.20%) PeopleTools
General
1 227 (46.14%) Finance
2 115 (23.37%) Manufacturing
3 38 (7.72%) General Ledger
4 24 (4.88%) Retail
5 20 (4.07%) Billing
6 13 (2.64%) Legal
7 11 (2.24%) Marketing
8 6 (1.22%) Banking
8 6 (1.22%) Games
8 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.02%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.02%) Automotive
9 5 (1.02%) Advertising
10 4 (0.81%) Law
10 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.61%) French Language
11 3 (0.61%) German Language
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
13 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.46%) Middleware
2 9 (1.83%) .NET
2 9 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.02%) WSH
4 4 (0.81%) XML
5 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.61%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.41%) DOM
6 2 (0.41%) CSS
6 2 (0.41%) SOAP
6 2 (0.41%) Web Services
6 2 (0.41%) HTML
6 2 (0.41%) BAPI
6 2 (0.41%) Ajax
6 2 (0.41%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (0.20%) Mason
7 1 (0.20%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.20%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.20%) EDI
7 1 (0.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.16%) FMCG
2 33 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (1.83%) User Experience
4 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (1.02%) Economics
6 4 (0.81%) Social Media
7 2 (0.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.20%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.20%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.20%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.20%) Life Science
8 1 (0.20%) Social Network
8 1 (0.20%) GIS
8 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (28.86%) ERP
2 88 (17.89%) CRM
3 80 (16.26%) Logistics
4 74 (15.04%) Business Analysis
5 69 (14.02%) Migration
6 64 (13.01%) Project Management
6 64 (13.01%) Mentoring
7 63 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
8 57 (11.59%) Data Migration
9 40 (8.13%) Procure-to-pay
10 37 (7.52%) Workflow
11 35 (7.11%) Cash Management
12 34 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (6.10%) E-business
14 29 (5.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (5.49%) Quality Management
16 26 (5.28%) GAP Analysis
16 26 (5.28%) PRINCE2
17 23 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
18 22 (4.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (13.62%) SQL
2 25 (5.08%) ABAP
3 24 (4.88%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.42%) Java
5 4 (0.81%) Apex Code
6 3 (0.61%) C#
6 3 (0.61%) PeopleCode
7 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 88 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 74 (15.04%) SC Cleared
3 53 (10.77%) Degree
4 9 (1.83%) PMP
4 9 (1.83%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.61%) ACCA
5 3 (0.61%) CIMA
6 2 (0.41%) ICAEW
6 2 (0.41%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.41%) AAT
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CCA
7 1 (0.20%) OCP
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.67%) QA
2 5 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 13 (2.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 219 (44.51%) Oracle
2 123 (25.00%) SAP
3 86 (17.48%) Microsoft
4 35 (7.11%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.05%) PeopleSoft
6 13 (2.64%) Pegasus
6 13 (2.64%) HP
7 5 (1.02%) JD Edwards
8 4 (0.81%) Siebel
9 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.41%) Tableau
10 2 (0.41%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.20%) Sage
11 1 (0.20%) Anaplan
11 1 (0.20%) ATG
11 1 (0.20%) Endeca
11 1 (0.20%) IBM
11 1 (0.20%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.20%) Cognos
11 1 (0.20%) Sybase
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