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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Consultant
Rank 667 571 570
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 228 355 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 197 259 258
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -

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
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -82 186 £60,000 - 54
London -22 89 £60,000 -2.43% 23
South East -24 42 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Berkshire +15 16 £65,000 -3.70% 1
City of London -8 14 £66,250 +6.00% 11
Reading +9 12 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Manchester +2 12 £51,250 -18.00% 7
North West -6 12 £51,250 -10.86% 7
East Midlands - 12 £53,458 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 £53,458 - 1
Nottingham - 10 £53,458 - 1
West Midlands -31 9 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Hampshire -12 8 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Scotland +14 7 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Oxfordshire +12 5 - -
Surrey -12 5 £59,375 +7.95% 1
Midlands +4 4 £47,500 -20.83%
Birmingham -7 4 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Maidstone - 4 £65,000 -
Kent - 4 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -1 3 £57,500 +64.28% 3
North East -6 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Aldershot - 3 - -
Banbury - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £52,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £52,500 -
Glasgow +9 2 £52,500 +5.00%
South West -30 2 £65,000 +30.00%

Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 271 (55.19%) Oracle
2 235 (47.86%) Finance
3 177 (36.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 160 (32.59%) Oracle EBS
5 155 (31.57%) ERP
6 109 (22.20%) SAP
7 100 (20.37%) Oracle Receivables
8 95 (19.35%) Oracle Payables
8 95 (19.35%) Oracle Financials
9 94 (19.14%) Oracle General Ledger
10 92 (18.74%) Security Cleared
11 84 (17.11%) Microsoft
12 81 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
13 79 (16.09%) CRM
14 78 (15.89%) SQL
15 75 (15.27%) SC Cleared
16 71 (14.46%) Logistics
17 70 (14.26%) Oracle ERP
18 69 (14.05%) Migration
19 68 (13.85%) Oracle Assets
20 64 (13.03%) Manufacturing
21 63 (12.83%) Mentoring
22 62 (12.63%) Data Migration
23 50 (10.18%) General Ledger
23 50 (10.18%) Project Management
24 49 (9.98%) Procure-to-pay
25 48 (9.78%) Oracle Cash Management
25 48 (9.78%) FMCG
26 47 (9.57%) Degree
27 45 (9.16%) Salesforce.com

Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (3.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (2.65%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 7 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 41 (8.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 177 (36.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 160 (32.59%) Oracle EBS
3 100 (20.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 95 (19.35%) Oracle Payables
4 95 (19.35%) Oracle Financials
5 94 (19.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 70 (14.26%) Oracle ERP
7 68 (13.85%) Oracle Assets
8 48 (9.78%) Oracle Cash Management
9 43 (8.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 42 (8.55%) Dynamics CRM
11 36 (7.33%) Dynamics AX
12 35 (7.13%) SAP MM
13 33 (6.72%) Oracle Applications
14 32 (6.52%) SAP SCM
15 29 (5.91%) SAP PP
16 22 (4.48%) SAP SD
17 19 (3.87%) SAP CRM
17 19 (3.87%) Oracle E-Business Tax
18 17 (3.46%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.46%) SaaS
2 14 (2.85%) Taleo
3 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.61%) Force.com
3 3 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.94%) Oracle Discoverer
2 18 (3.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 15 (3.05%) SAP BI
4 14 (2.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (2.85%) SAP BW
5 11 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (2.04%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.41%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.20%) Essbase
10 1 (0.20%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 10 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.02%) Toad
3 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 235 (47.86%) Finance
2 64 (13.03%) Manufacturing
3 50 (10.18%) General Ledger
4 30 (6.11%) Retail
5 13 (2.65%) Advertising
6 12 (2.44%) French Language
7 11 (2.24%) Billing
7 11 (2.24%) Marketing
8 8 (1.63%) Games
9 6 (1.22%) German Language
9 6 (1.22%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.02%) Automotive
11 3 (0.61%) Banking
11 3 (0.61%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.20%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (2.24%) .NET
3 8 (1.63%) Middleware
4 4 (0.81%) XML
5 3 (0.61%) Visualforce
5 3 (0.61%) Mason
6 2 (0.41%) HTML
6 2 (0.41%) .NET Remoting
6 2 (0.41%) BAPI
6 2 (0.41%) Ajax
6 2 (0.41%) DOM
6 2 (0.41%) EDI
6 2 (0.41%) CSS
6 2 (0.41%) SOAP
6 2 (0.41%) Web Services
7 1 (0.20%) J2EE
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) COM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.78%) FMCG
2 29 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.61%) User Experience
7 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.20%) Open Source
8 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.20%) Life Science
8 1 (0.20%) Social Network
8 1 (0.20%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (31.57%) ERP
2 81 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (16.09%) CRM
4 71 (14.46%) Logistics
5 69 (14.05%) Migration
6 63 (12.83%) Mentoring
7 62 (12.63%) Data Migration
8 50 (10.18%) Project Management
9 49 (9.98%) Procure-to-pay
10 40 (8.15%) Cash Management
11 39 (7.94%) Business Analysis
12 32 (6.52%) System Testing
13 30 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (5.50%) Business Development
16 26 (5.30%) Workflow
17 25 (5.09%) Supply Chain Management
18 19 (3.87%) Unit Testing
18 19 (3.87%) Analytics
19 18 (3.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (15.89%) SQL
2 42 (8.55%) PL/SQL
3 19 (3.87%) ABAP
4 7 (1.43%) Java
5 4 (0.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.61%) X++
6 3 (0.61%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.41%) PeopleCode
8 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 92 (18.74%) Security Cleared
2 75 (15.27%) SC Cleared
3 47 (9.57%) Degree
4 30 (6.11%) ACCA
4 30 (6.11%) CIMA
5 23 (4.68%) ICAEW
5 23 (4.68%) AAT
6 9 (1.83%) PMP
6 9 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CCA
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.50%) QA
2 9 (1.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 271 (55.19%) Oracle
2 109 (22.20%) SAP
3 84 (17.11%) Microsoft
4 45 (9.16%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.05%) PeopleSoft
6 11 (2.24%) Siebel
6 11 (2.24%) JD Edwards
7 8 (1.63%) Pegasus
8 6 (1.22%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.02%) HP
10 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.41%) Sage
12 1 (0.20%) Infor
12 1 (0.20%) Anaplan
12 1 (0.20%) ATG
12 1 (0.20%) Endeca
12 1 (0.20%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.20%) Epicor
12 1 (0.20%) Cognos
Surrey
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 25 days' Holiday
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, home working, training
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
University of Nottingham
Salary: £36,394 - 45,954 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago