The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
UK / England
Rank 594 550 602
Rank change year-on-year -44 +52  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 234 405 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 165 297 296
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

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 23 March 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 23 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
London -27 133 £57,500 -11.53% 12
South East +35 22 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands +34 21 £55,000 - 2
South West +6 14 £52,500 +31.25% 3
North West -15 13 £45,000 -7.69%
Yorkshire +18 9 £47,500 +11.76% 6
East of England +30 5 £37,500 -8.53% 2
East Midlands +3 3 £47,500 +58.33%
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Business Consultant
UK

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 156 (29.55%) Finance
2 124 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (22.92%) Degree
4 120 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 97 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 87 (16.48%) SAP
6 87 (16.48%) Business Analysis
7 79 (14.96%) SQL
7 79 (14.96%) Telecoms
8 78 (14.77%) SQL Server
9 74 (14.02%) Banking
10 73 (13.83%) Oracle
11 68 (12.88%) Analytics
12 61 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (11.36%) Retail
14 56 (10.61%) Change Management
15 55 (10.42%) Microsoft
16 52 (9.85%) Derivative
17 50 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
18 49 (9.28%) Business Development
19 48 (9.09%) ERP
20 47 (8.90%) Project Management
21 45 (8.52%) MS Excel
22 44 (8.33%) CRM
23 43 (8.14%) Mentoring
24 41 (7.77%) BusinessObjects
25 40 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
26 39 (7.39%) ETL
26 39 (7.39%) Marketing
27 38 (7.20%) Data Modelling

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (1.89%) SAS
1 10 (1.89%) Skype for Business
2 4 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.57%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.19%) Apache
5 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.19%) IIS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.98%) MS Office
3 9 (1.70%) MS Project
4 7 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.95%) SPSS
7 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (6.06%) SAP Business One
2 15 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (1.52%) Infor M3
6 7 (1.33%) Finacle
6 7 (1.33%) SAP MDM
6 7 (1.33%) Summit
6 7 (1.33%) Temenos T24
7 6 (1.14%) Movex
7 6 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
7 6 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (0.95%) SimCorp Dimension
9 4 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.76%) Oracle SCM
9 4 (0.76%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.52%) IaaS
1 8 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.14%) Azure Machine Learning
3 5 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.95%) Office 365
4 3 (0.57%) Oracle CX
4 3 (0.57%) SaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.38%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.38%) PaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Taleo
6 1 (0.19%) Force.com
6 1 (0.19%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.60%) Internet
2 10 (1.89%) Skype
3 9 (1.70%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.57%) DNS
5 2 (0.38%) PBX
6 1 (0.19%) Broadband
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) LTE
6 1 (0.19%) MVNO
6 1 (0.19%) SMTP
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.47%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (7.77%) BusinessObjects
4 37 (7.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (7.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (5.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 24 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 19 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 18 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (3.22%) QlikView
10 16 (3.03%) Pentaho
10 16 (3.03%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (2.84%) Big Data
11 15 (2.84%) RDBMS
11 15 (2.84%) SAP Data Services
11 15 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (2.65%) DataStage
12 14 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (2.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.19%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.19%) RequisitePro
General
1 156 (29.55%) Finance
2 79 (14.96%) Telecoms
3 74 (14.02%) Banking
4 60 (11.36%) Retail
5 39 (7.39%) Marketing
6 30 (5.68%) Front Office
7 26 (4.92%) Investment Banking
8 22 (4.17%) Manufacturing
9 21 (3.98%) Retail Banking
10 13 (2.46%) Local Government
10 13 (2.46%) Spanish Language
11 12 (2.27%) Advertising
11 12 (2.27%) Mandarin Language
12 11 (2.08%) Billing
12 11 (2.08%) Financial Institution
13 9 (1.70%) Back Office
13 9 (1.70%) Law
14 3 (0.57%) French Language
14 3 (0.57%) German Language
15 2 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.84%) .NET
2 4 (0.76%) Web Services
3 3 (0.57%) SAP Business Workflow
4 2 (0.38%) D3.js
4 2 (0.38%) HTML
4 2 (0.38%) HTML5
4 2 (0.38%) MDX
5 1 (0.19%) CGI
5 1 (0.19%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.19%) Middleware
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.19%) Sensu
5 1 (0.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 120 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (9.85%) Derivative
3 28 (5.30%) Fixed Income
4 26 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (4.73%) Credit Derivative
5 25 (4.73%) Equities
6 23 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.89%) N-Tier
9 9 (1.70%) Fintech
10 7 (1.33%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.95%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.95%) User Experience
12 4 (0.76%) IPTV
13 3 (0.57%) FMCG
13 3 (0.57%) Reinsurance
14 2 (0.38%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.38%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.38%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.60%) Windows
2 5 (0.95%) Windows 7
3 4 (0.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.76%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.38%) Linux
6 1 (0.19%) SUSE
6 1 (0.19%) Unix
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
2 97 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (16.48%) Business Analysis
4 68 (12.88%) Analytics
5 61 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (10.61%) Change Management
7 49 (9.28%) Business Development
8 48 (9.09%) ERP
9 47 (8.90%) Project Management
10 44 (8.33%) CRM
11 43 (8.14%) Mentoring
12 40 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
13 39 (7.39%) ETL
14 38 (7.20%) Data Modelling
15 36 (6.82%) Business Transformation
15 36 (6.82%) Presales
16 35 (6.63%) User Acceptance Testing
17 23 (4.36%) Stakeholder Analysis
18 22 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
19 20 (3.79%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 79 (14.96%) SQL
2 38 (7.20%) C
3 9 (1.70%) R
4 6 (1.14%) Python
5 4 (0.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.76%) VBA
6 2 (0.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.19%) ABAP
7 1 (0.19%) Java
7 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (22.92%) Degree
2 34 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.73%) SC Cleared
4 17 (3.22%) MBA
5 12 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.08%) ACCA
6 11 (2.08%) CIMA
6 11 (2.08%) CIPFA
7 8 (1.52%) ISEB
8 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.76%) PMP
10 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.38%) CCA
11 2 (0.38%) CISSP
11 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.38%) MCP
11 2 (0.38%) PhD
12 1 (0.19%) AAT
12 1 (0.19%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.41%) IFRS
1 18 (3.41%) IFRS 9
2 11 (2.08%) QA
3 4 (0.76%) Actionable Recommendations
3 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.76%) SLA
4 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.38%) EMIR
5 2 (0.38%) IAS 39
5 2 (0.38%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.38%) MiFID
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Kibana
2 1 (0.19%) logstash
2 1 (0.19%) Nagios
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.19%) RSA Archer
2 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 87 (16.48%) SAP
2 73 (13.83%) Oracle
3 55 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.30%) IBM
5 27 (5.11%) Cognos
6 25 (4.73%) Calypso
6 25 (4.73%) Murex
7 24 (4.55%) Informatica
8 19 (3.60%) HP
8 19 (3.60%) Teradata
9 16 (3.03%) Talend
10 14 (2.65%) Cisco
11 12 (2.27%) Hyperion
11 12 (2.27%) Sage
12 9 (1.70%) Ab Initio
12 9 (1.70%) Tableau
13 8 (1.52%) BISAM
13 8 (1.52%) Infor
13 8 (1.52%) JD Edwards
13 8 (1.52%) NetApp
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum c.£550 car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: Yesterday
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + OTE £60k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 40 - 60K + Car + 20% Bonus + 8% pe
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 45 - 65K + Car + 10 - 15% B = 8% P
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + OTE £150k
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Walsall
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago