The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 211 211 264
Rank change year-on-year 0 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 12 56 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.80% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.84% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 43 44
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £75,400 £77,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4809 6702 9653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.93% 95.54% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5986 8221
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in the City of London

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the City of London.

Salary trend for Business Consultant in the City of London

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in the City of London

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Business Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (36.36%) MS Office
4 15 (34.09%) Mentoring
4 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 12 (27.27%) Financial Institution
5 12 (27.27%) CIPFA
5 12 (27.27%) CIMA
5 12 (27.27%) ACCA
5 12 (27.27%) Target Operating Model
5 12 (27.27%) IFRS
5 12 (27.27%) IFRS 9
6 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (18.18%) StatPro
7 8 (18.18%) Back Office
7 8 (18.18%) BISAM
8 7 (15.91%) Presales
8 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Business Development
9 6 (13.64%) SimCorp
9 6 (13.64%) Banking
10 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) SimCorp Dimension
10 5 (11.36%) QA
10 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
10 5 (11.36%) Investment Management

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (9.09%) thinkFolio
3 3 (6.82%) Markit EDM
4 1 (2.27%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (2.27%) Eagle STAR
4 1 (2.27%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (2.27%) MultiFonds
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.27%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Data Lake Analytics
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) DHCP
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Skype
1 1 (2.27%) SMTP
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) Power BI
4 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.55%) Data Lake
4 2 (4.55%) HDInsight
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.27%) Lombardi
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Financial Institution
3 8 (18.18%) Back Office
4 6 (13.64%) Banking
5 5 (11.36%) Front Office
6 4 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) MDX
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.82%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.55%) Derivative
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (34.09%) Mentoring
3 12 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 12 (27.27%) Target Operating Model
4 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) Presales
6 6 (13.64%) Business Development
7 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.36%) Fund Accounting
7 5 (11.36%) Investment Management
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Attribution
7 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.09%) Workflow
9 3 (6.82%) Cash Management
9 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) C
2 4 (9.09%) VBA
3 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) ACCA
1 12 (27.27%) CIMA
1 12 (27.27%) CIPFA
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) IFRS
1 12 (27.27%) IFRS 9
2 5 (11.36%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) MiFID
4 1 (2.27%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) BISAM
1 8 (18.18%) StatPro
2 6 (13.64%) SimCorp
3 4 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 4 (9.09%) Charles River
3 4 (9.09%) Eze Castle Integration
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Vermilion
5 2 (4.55%) GoldenSource
6 1 (2.27%) Advent
6 1 (2.27%) Casewise
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) IGEFI
6 1 (2.27%) Linedata
6 1 (2.27%) Misys
6 1 (2.27%) Pega
6 1 (2.27%) Software AG
6 1 (2.27%) SunGard
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + OTE £60k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago