The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Business Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 618 631 526
Rank change year-on-year +13 -105  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 260 305 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.33% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 168 245 415
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,125 £36,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,250 £84,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80155 88904 100680
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.94% 96.51% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 269837 336665 384213
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Business Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in England

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in England

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in England

Business Consultant
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London -12 152 £57,500 -8.00% 13
South East +65 48 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Midlands +20 24 £60,000 +26.31% 3
North of England -22 17 £48,750 +14.70% 8
South West +4 16 £50,000 +6.38% 1
West Midlands +17 14 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North West -43 9 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Yorkshire -11 6 £53,750 +26.47% 4
North East +19 2 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +28 1 £65,000 +76.87% 2
East of England -24 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 134 (26.85%) Business Intelligence
2 129 (25.85%) Finance
3 106 (21.24%) Degree
4 93 (18.64%) SAP
5 80 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
6 76 (15.23%) Business Analysis
7 72 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 71 (14.23%) SQL Server
9 69 (13.83%) ERP
10 67 (13.43%) SQL
11 65 (13.03%) Microsoft
12 60 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
13 58 (11.62%) Banking
13 58 (11.62%) Telecoms
14 57 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
15 56 (11.22%) Project Management
16 53 (10.62%) Analytics
17 52 (10.42%) Security Cleared
18 51 (10.22%) BusinessObjects
19 50 (10.02%) Derivative
20 48 (9.62%) C
21 47 (9.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 47 (9.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
22 46 (9.22%) Oracle
22 46 (9.22%) Retail
23 44 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
24 43 (8.62%) ETL
25 42 (8.42%) Business Development
26 41 (8.22%) SC Cleared
26 41 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (2.20%) NetWeaver
2 8 (1.60%) SAS
3 7 (1.40%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 32 (6.41%) SAP Business One
2 16 (3.21%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (2.20%) SAP ERP
5 10 (2.00%) NetSuite
6 9 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (1.20%) Finacle
8 6 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (1.20%) Summit
8 6 (1.20%) Temenos T24
9 5 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (1.00%) Workfront
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle iProcurement
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle SCM
11 3 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.61%) Azure Machine Learning
3 11 (2.20%) SaaS
4 6 (1.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 5 (1.00%) FinancialForce.com
5 5 (1.00%) Mavenlink
6 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.80%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (0.80%) Force.com
6 4 (0.80%) IaaS
6 4 (0.80%) Intacct
6 4 (0.80%) Office 365
7 2 (0.40%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (0.40%) PaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Taleo
8 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.40%) Skype
2 6 (1.20%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.60%) PBX
4 2 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) Internet
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (10.22%) BusinessObjects
4 47 (9.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 47 (9.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 41 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (5.61%) SAP Data Services
8 25 (5.01%) Power BI
9 22 (4.41%) Big Data
9 22 (4.41%) QlikView
10 20 (4.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 15 (3.01%) Hadoop
12 14 (2.81%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (2.00%) DataStage
13 10 (2.00%) MySQL
13 10 (2.00%) Pentaho
13 10 (2.00%) SAP HANA
13 10 (2.00%) Star Schema
14 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.20%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 129 (25.85%) Finance
2 58 (11.62%) Banking
2 58 (11.62%) Telecoms
3 46 (9.22%) Retail
4 29 (5.81%) Front Office
5 25 (5.01%) Investment Banking
6 20 (4.01%) Retail Banking
7 17 (3.41%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.00%) Marketing
9 9 (1.80%) Law
9 9 (1.80%) Local Government
10 8 (1.60%) Billing
10 8 (1.60%) Legal
11 6 (1.20%) Advertising
11 6 (1.20%) Back Office
12 4 (0.80%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.41%) .NET
2 6 (1.20%) CSS
2 6 (1.20%) HTML
3 3 (0.60%) Web Services
4 1 (0.20%) CGI
4 1 (0.20%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.20%) Middleware
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (0.20%) Sensu
4 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (10.02%) Derivative
3 27 (5.41%) Credit Derivative
3 27 (5.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 25 (5.01%) Fixed Income
5 23 (4.61%) Equities
6 15 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.81%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.00%) Fintech
9 6 (1.20%) N-Tier
10 5 (1.00%) FMCG
11 4 (0.80%) EPoS
12 3 (0.60%) User Experience
13 2 (0.40%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.40%) iPad
14 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.80%) Windows
2 8 (1.60%) Linux
3 6 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) SUSE
6 1 (0.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (26.85%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (15.23%) Business Analysis
3 72 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 69 (13.83%) ERP
5 60 (12.02%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (11.22%) Project Management
7 53 (10.62%) Analytics
8 44 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
9 43 (8.62%) ETL
10 42 (8.42%) Business Development
11 40 (8.02%) Change Management
12 33 (6.61%) Presales
13 31 (6.21%) Mentoring
13 31 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (5.81%) Data Modelling
15 24 (4.81%) Data Visualisation
15 24 (4.81%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 24 (4.81%) Visualisation
16 23 (4.61%) CRM
16 23 (4.61%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 67 (13.43%) SQL
2 48 (9.62%) C
3 16 (3.21%) R
4 7 (1.40%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.20%) ABAP
5 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.20%) VBA
5 1 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 106 (21.24%) Degree
2 52 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 41 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.01%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.40%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (2.20%) ISEB
7 6 (1.20%) MBA
8 5 (1.00%) CIMA
8 5 (1.00%) IIBA
8 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.60%) CIPD
9 3 (0.60%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.40%) ACCA
10 2 (0.40%) CCA
10 2 (0.40%) MCP
10 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.40%) PMP
11 1 (0.20%) AAT
11 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.20%) PMO
2 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.60%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) GAAP
3 2 (0.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Kibana
1 1 (0.20%) logstash
1 1 (0.20%) Nagios
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 93 (18.64%) SAP
2 65 (13.03%) Microsoft
3 46 (9.22%) Oracle
4 27 (5.41%) Tableau
5 25 (5.01%) Calypso
5 25 (5.01%) Murex
6 23 (4.61%) Sage
7 20 (4.01%) Cognos
8 11 (2.20%) Informatica
9 10 (2.00%) Talend
10 9 (1.80%) Jaspersoft
10 9 (1.80%) Workday
11 8 (1.60%) Epicor
11 8 (1.60%) Infor
11 8 (1.60%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.20%) JD Edwards
13 6 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.20%) Temenos
13 6 (1.20%) Unisys
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