The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Functional Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Functional Consultant
Rank 830 893 874
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Functional Consultant 43 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.023% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 10
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.00%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
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%

Senior Functional Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Functional Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Functional Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Functional Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Functional Consultant within the UK.

Senior Functional Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Functional Consultant over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Functional Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Functional Consultant
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Functional Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +66 39 £70,000 +11.11%
London +69 31 £70,000 +11.11%
South East +18 5 £70,000 +3.70%
City of London - 3 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Oxford - 2 - -
Berkshire +8 1 £70,000 +3.70%
West Midlands -1 1 £72,500 -
Birmingham -18 1 £72,500 -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -

Senior Functional Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Functional Consultant in their job title.

1 60 (82.19%) Finance
2 43 (58.90%) SAP
3 39 (53.42%) Manufacturing
4 37 (50.68%) FMCG
5 34 (46.58%) Logistics
6 33 (45.21%) SAP SCM
6 33 (45.21%) SAP MM
6 33 (45.21%) SAP PP
7 29 (39.73%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (34.25%) Oracle
9 20 (27.40%) Project Management
10 18 (24.66%) SAP QM
10 18 (24.66%) Quality Management
11 17 (23.29%) Oracle General Ledger
11 17 (23.29%) Oracle Payables
11 17 (23.29%) Oracle Receivables
12 15 (20.55%) SAP BI
12 15 (20.55%) SAP BW
12 15 (20.55%) SAP SD
12 15 (20.55%) ERP
12 15 (20.55%) Supply Chain Management
13 14 (19.18%) Oracle EBS R12
14 13 (17.81%) HP Quality Center
14 13 (17.81%) HP
15 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
16 11 (15.07%) Oracle Assets
16 11 (15.07%) AAT
16 11 (15.07%) System Testing
16 11 (15.07%) Oracle Discoverer

Senior Functional Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Functional Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 33 (45.21%) SAP SCM
1 33 (45.21%) SAP MM
1 33 (45.21%) SAP PP
2 18 (24.66%) SAP QM
3 17 (23.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (23.29%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (23.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 15 (20.55%) SAP SD
5 14 (19.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (15.07%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (15.07%) Oracle Financials
7 9 (12.33%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (6.85%) SAP WM
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (6.85%) SAP APO
9 4 (5.48%) SAP CRM
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (2.74%) Oracle 11i
12 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SAP BI
1 15 (20.55%) SAP BW
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
General
1 60 (82.19%) Finance
2 39 (53.42%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.22%) General Ledger
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Billing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.68%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Logistics
2 29 (39.73%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (27.40%) Project Management
4 18 (24.66%) Quality Management
5 15 (20.55%) ERP
5 15 (20.55%) Supply Chain Management
6 11 (15.07%) System Testing
7 9 (12.33%) Business Analysis
7 9 (12.33%) CRM
8 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.11%) Coaching
11 2 (2.74%) Cash Management
11 2 (2.74%) ITIL
11 2 (2.74%) Business Development
11 2 (2.74%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.07%) AAT
2 11 (15.07%) ACCA
2 11 (15.07%) CIMA
2 11 (15.07%) ICAEW
3 8 (10.96%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (17.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) SAP
2 25 (34.25%) Oracle
3 13 (17.81%) HP
4 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.22%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.48%) Siebel
7 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards