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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Functional Consultant
Rank 565 623 584
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 355 259 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 303 213 249
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +87 322 £67,500 +12.50% 36
London -4 153 £62,500 +4.16% 13
South East +19 65 £67,500 +3.84% 8
East of England - 51 £68,750 - 5
West Midlands +30 46 £70,000 +21.73% 3
Birmingham +34 42 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Berkshire +40 38 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 31 £75,000 -
Reading +24 29 £75,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 28 £75,000 -
City of London -10 24 £60,000 -7.69% 7
Hampshire +8 20 £48,750 -2.50% 4
South West - 20 £67,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 19 £46,500 - 3
North West -8 16 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Cambridge - 13 £44,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 11 £67,500 -
Manchester +4 8 £46,250 +2.77% 1
North East -4 6 £50,000 - 2
Southampton - 5 £60,000 -
Peterborough - 5 £67,500 -
Aldershot - 5 £67,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
West Yorkshire -30 4 £70,000 - 2
Yorkshire -33 4 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Swindon - 4 £67,500 -
Bristol - 4 £67,500 -
Cheltenham - 4 - -
East Midlands -1 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Northampton -19 3 £42,500 -5.55% 1

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 377 (60.81%) Oracle
2 264 (42.58%) Finance
3 262 (42.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 251 (40.48%) Oracle EBS
5 142 (22.90%) ERP
6 133 (21.45%) SAP
7 130 (20.97%) Oracle Payables
8 129 (20.81%) SQL
9 126 (20.32%) Security Cleared
10 120 (19.35%) Oracle General Ledger
11 118 (19.03%) Oracle Financials
12 117 (18.87%) SC Cleared
13 115 (18.55%) Oracle Receivables
14 104 (16.77%) CRM
15 87 (14.03%) Oracle Assets
16 84 (13.55%) Logistics
17 79 (12.74%) Oracle 11i
18 76 (12.26%) Oracle Applications
18 76 (12.26%) PL/SQL
19 75 (12.10%) Procure-to-pay
20 73 (11.77%) Business Intelligence
20 73 (11.77%) Oracle ERP
21 70 (11.29%) Oracle Cash Management
22 64 (10.32%) Microsoft
23 63 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
24 61 (9.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
25 60 (9.68%) Workflow
26 58 (9.35%) Salesforce.com
27 56 (9.03%) Oracle iProcurement
27 56 (9.03%) Mentoring

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (7.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.48%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (4.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 262 (42.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 251 (40.48%) Oracle EBS
3 130 (20.97%) Oracle Payables
4 120 (19.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 118 (19.03%) Oracle Financials
6 115 (18.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 87 (14.03%) Oracle Assets
8 79 (12.74%) Oracle 11i
9 76 (12.26%) Oracle Applications
10 73 (11.77%) Oracle ERP
11 70 (11.29%) Oracle Cash Management
12 61 (9.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 56 (9.03%) Oracle iProcurement
14 38 (6.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 32 (5.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
16 31 (5.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
17 28 (4.52%) Dynamics AX
18 27 (4.35%) SAP CRM
19 26 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
20 21 (3.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.68%) SaaS
2 19 (3.06%) Taleo
3 6 (0.97%) Force.com
4 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.65%) FTP
2 3 (0.48%) NAS
3 2 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.61%) Oracle Discoverer
2 34 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
3 26 (4.19%) SAP BW
4 22 (3.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 21 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 16 (2.58%) SAP BI
7 13 (2.10%) SQLPlus
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.48%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.32%) Essbase
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.16%) Xcelsius
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.16%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 22 (3.55%) Oracle Forms
2 14 (2.26%) Toad
3 11 (1.77%) ProC
4 6 (0.97%) LSMW
5 3 (0.48%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 264 (42.58%) Finance
2 45 (7.26%) Manufacturing
3 36 (5.81%) General Ledger
4 25 (4.03%) Retail
5 19 (3.06%) Advertising
6 18 (2.90%) Billing
7 6 (0.97%) Publishing
8 5 (0.81%) Marketing
9 3 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) French Language
10 1 (0.16%) German Language
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
10 1 (0.16%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Front Office
10 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.32%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (2.10%) .NET
3 9 (1.45%) Web Services
3 9 (1.45%) EDI
4 5 (0.81%) XML
5 4 (0.65%) HTML
5 4 (0.65%) WF
5 4 (0.65%) Middleware
5 4 (0.65%) CSS
6 3 (0.48%) Mason
7 2 (0.32%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.32%) COM
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.16%) XSLT
8 1 (0.16%) WSH
8 1 (0.16%) BAPI
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.55%) FMCG
3 12 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 8 (1.29%) Data Conversion
6 5 (0.81%) User Experience
7 4 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.32%) GIS
8 2 (0.32%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.32%) Social Media
9 1 (0.16%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.16%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (22.90%) ERP
2 104 (16.77%) CRM
3 84 (13.55%) Logistics
4 75 (12.10%) Procure-to-pay
5 73 (11.77%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (9.68%) Workflow
7 56 (9.03%) Mentoring
8 50 (8.06%) Cash Management
9 49 (7.90%) Project Management
10 47 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (6.45%) Migration
11 40 (6.45%) Data Migration
12 28 (4.52%) GAP Analysis
13 27 (4.35%) Performance Management
14 25 (4.03%) E-business
14 25 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (3.55%) Business Analysis
16 21 (3.39%) Incident Management
16 21 (3.39%) ITIL
17 19 (3.06%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (20.81%) SQL
2 76 (12.26%) PL/SQL
3 17 (2.74%) ABAP
4 8 (1.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.13%) C
6 6 (0.97%) Java
7 4 (0.65%) C#
8 1 (0.16%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 126 (20.32%) Security Cleared
2 117 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.97%) Degree
4 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.13%) CIMA
6 6 (0.97%) ACCA
7 5 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.65%) SAP Certification
8 4 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.48%) CISA
9 3 (0.48%) CCA
10 2 (0.32%) MBA
10 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.55%) SLA
2 10 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 377 (60.81%) Oracle
2 133 (21.45%) SAP
3 64 (10.32%) Microsoft
4 58 (9.35%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (3.23%) Siebel
6 13 (2.10%) PeopleSoft
7 11 (1.77%) JD Edwards
8 10 (1.61%) Pegasus
9 7 (1.13%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.65%) CA
10 4 (0.65%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.32%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.32%) Google
11 2 (0.32%) NetSuite
12 1 (0.16%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.16%) Wall Street Systems
12 1 (0.16%) Infor
12 1 (0.16%) Remedy
12 1 (0.16%) Saba
12 1 (0.16%) Informatica
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