Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

BI Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 861 818
Rank change year-on-year +34 -43 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 331 355 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 280 291 438
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -6.25% -6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,013 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Consultant in England

Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 176 £59,000 +2.61% 5
North of England -6 42 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Midlands +63 33 £57,500 +9.52% 2
South East +36 23 £52,500 +13.51% 3
West Midlands +32 22 £55,000 +29.41% 2
North West -8 22 £52,500 +23.53% 3
South West +27 21 £42,501 -5.55% 1
Yorkshire +20 17 £70,000 +40.00%
East of England -11 16 £57,500 +4.55%
East Midlands +28 4 £55,000 -
North East - 3 £50,000 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Business Intelligence 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 Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 331 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 175 (52.87%) SQL
3 155 (46.83%) SQL Server
4 143 (43.20%) Microsoft
5 138 (41.69%) Analytics
6 137 (41.39%) Data Warehouse
7 131 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 131 (39.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 128 (38.67%) Power BI
9 119 (35.95%) Tableau
10 100 (30.21%) Oracle
11 97 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 92 (27.79%) Visualisation
13 85 (25.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 85 (25.68%) BusinessObjects
13 85 (25.68%) Data Visualisation
14 84 (25.38%) QlikView
15 83 (25.08%) ETL
16 81 (24.47%) Finance
17 79 (23.87%) SAP
18 72 (21.75%) Data Modelling
18 72 (21.75%) Degree
19 60 (18.13%) Stakeholder Management
20 59 (17.82%) Cognos
21 58 (17.52%) Presales
22 55 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
23 50 (15.11%) Data Lake
24 48 (14.50%) Microsoft Excel
25 47 (14.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
26 46 (13.90%) Azure SQL Database

Business Intelligence 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 32 (9.67%) SAS
2 8 (2.42%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.81%) NetWeaver
3 6 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (1.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 48 (14.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.51%) SPSS
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 9 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.72%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (2.11%) SAP BPC
4 6 (1.81%) Cognos TM1
4 6 (1.81%) SAP Business One
5 5 (1.51%) Cognos Planning
5 5 (1.51%) HFM
5 5 (1.51%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.30%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.30%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 97 (29.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (13.29%) Azure Data Factory
3 26 (7.85%) Azure Machine Learning
4 18 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (5.14%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 7 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.51%) Yammer
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.60%) PaaS
10 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (46.83%) SQL Server
2 137 (41.39%) Data Warehouse
3 131 (39.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 131 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 128 (38.67%) Power BI
5 85 (25.68%) BusinessObjects
5 85 (25.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 84 (25.38%) QlikView
7 50 (15.11%) Data Lake
8 47 (14.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 46 (13.90%) Azure SQL Database
10 45 (13.60%) SAP BW
11 41 (12.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 37 (11.18%) Big Data
12 37 (11.18%) Relational Database
13 30 (9.06%) OLAP
14 27 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
15 26 (7.85%) Hadoop
16 25 (7.55%) SAP HANA
17 16 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (24.47%) Finance
2 30 (9.06%) Advertising
3 19 (5.74%) Banking
4 12 (3.63%) Marketing
5 10 (3.02%) Legal
6 9 (2.72%) Local Government
7 5 (1.51%) Retail
8 3 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.91%) Law
9 2 (0.60%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) German Language
10 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.88%) .NET
2 29 (8.76%) MDX
3 11 (3.32%) HTML
4 10 (3.02%) Web Services
5 9 (2.72%) CSS
6 8 (2.42%) REST
7 7 (2.11%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.60%) HTML5
9 2 (0.60%) JSP
9 2 (0.60%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (0.60%) XML
9 2 (0.60%) XSLT
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.34%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.11%) NHS
5 5 (1.51%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.21%) Fintech
7 2 (0.60%) Blog
8 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.95%) Linux
2 17 (5.14%) Windows
3 7 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.51%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 138 (41.69%) Analytics
3 92 (27.79%) Visualisation
4 85 (25.68%) Data Visualisation
5 83 (25.08%) ETL
6 72 (21.75%) Data Modelling
7 60 (18.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 58 (17.52%) Presales
9 55 (16.62%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (12.08%) Business Analytics
11 31 (9.37%) Dimensional Modelling
12 28 (8.46%) Machine Learning
13 25 (7.55%) Data Analytics
13 25 (7.55%) Kimball Methodology
14 23 (6.95%) Migration
15 19 (5.74%) Data Management
16 18 (5.44%) Information Management
16 18 (5.44%) ITIL
17 17 (5.14%) ERP
18 16 (4.83%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (52.87%) SQL
2 27 (8.16%) R
3 22 (6.65%) T-SQL
3 22 (6.65%) VBA
4 15 (4.53%) C#
5 12 (3.63%) Python
6 11 (3.32%) VB
7 8 (2.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 7 (2.11%) ABAP
9 6 (1.81%) Java
9 6 (1.81%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.60%) X++
11 1 (0.30%) C
11 1 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (21.75%) Degree
2 7 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.51%) MCSA
4 5 (1.51%) MCSE
5 4 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) APMP
6 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.30%) ISEB
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.93%) QA
2 8 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.91%) GDPR
4 2 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (1.51%) SCCM
1 5 (1.51%) SCOM
1 5 (1.51%) SCSM
Vendors
1 143 (43.20%) Microsoft
2 119 (35.95%) Tableau
3 100 (30.21%) Oracle
4 79 (23.87%) SAP
5 59 (17.82%) Cognos
6 32 (9.67%) Informatica
7 11 (3.32%) Vertica
8 10 (3.02%) IBM
9 9 (2.72%) Alteryx
10 8 (2.42%) Jaspersoft
11 7 (2.11%) Hyperion
11 7 (2.11%) Logi
11 7 (2.11%) Logi Analytics
12 6 (1.81%) Ariba
12 6 (1.81%) Birst
12 6 (1.81%) hybris
12 6 (1.81%) Tagetik
13 5 (1.51%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.21%) JD Edwards
14 4 (1.21%) MicroStrategy