The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / East of England
Rank 240 265 255
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 6 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.098% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 14
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% +17.14%  
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 East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5870 7089 7406
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.07% 96.24% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4686 5723 5965
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
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 East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in the East of England

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in the East of England

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in the East of England

Business Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +20 6 £37,500 -8.53%
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 East of England region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Sage
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
3 3 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (18.75%) Hyperion
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Computacenter
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.25%) System Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Infor
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Infor M3
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (6.25%) Infor M3
2 1 (6.25%) Movex
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) Electronic Trading
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) System Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Sage
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Computacenter
3 3 (18.75%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.25%) Infor
4 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards