Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 893 842 866
Rank change year-on-year -51 +24 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 229 333 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 195 281 288
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% -4.55%

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 145,701 161,717 170,540
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 95.91% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118,439 130,783 143,962
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 +36 156 £55,000 -5.58% 17
North of England -4 21 £45,000 -18.18% 7
South East +11 18 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East of England +26 13 £42,500 -26.09% 5
North West +3 13 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Midlands +10 10 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire +20 8 £44,000 -37.14% 1
West Midlands +19 8 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South West -10 4 £57,500 +35.29% 1
East Midlands +13 2 £58,750 +6.82%
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Business Intelligence Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 229 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 126 (55.02%) Power BI
3 121 (52.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (51.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 114 (49.78%) SQL Server
6 112 (48.91%) SQL
7 111 (48.47%) Microsoft
8 109 (47.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 100 (43.67%) Analytics
10 90 (39.30%) Tableau
11 81 (35.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 79 (34.50%) Data Warehouse
13 67 (29.26%) ETL
14 56 (24.45%) QlikView
15 44 (19.21%) Degree
16 43 (18.78%) Finance
16 43 (18.78%) Azure Data Factory
17 41 (17.90%) Oracle
18 37 (16.16%) Visualisation
18 37 (16.16%) Presales
19 36 (15.72%) Data Lake
19 36 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
20 32 (13.97%) Data Integration
21 30 (13.10%) Data Science
22 29 (12.66%) Advertising
23 28 (12.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
23 28 (12.23%) Oracle BI EE
23 28 (12.23%) Data Analytics
24 27 (11.79%) Azure SQL Database
24 27 (11.79%) OLAP

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 18 (7.86%) SAS
1 18 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) Drupal
4 1 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 22 (9.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.49%) SPSS
3 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (5.24%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (4.80%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (4.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (2.18%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.31%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.31%) HFM
6 2 (0.87%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 81 (35.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (18.78%) Azure Data Factory
3 14 (6.11%) Data Lake Analytics
4 13 (5.68%) PaaS
5 12 (5.24%) Azure Machine Learning
6 5 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (2.18%) SaaS
7 3 (1.31%) Office 365
8 2 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.44%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (55.02%) Power BI
2 121 (52.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 117 (51.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 114 (49.78%) SQL Server
5 109 (47.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 79 (34.50%) Data Warehouse
7 56 (24.45%) QlikView
8 36 (15.72%) Data Lake
9 28 (12.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 28 (12.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 27 (11.79%) Azure SQL Database
10 27 (11.79%) OLAP
11 26 (11.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 26 (11.35%) BusinessObjects
12 25 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (9.61%) Qlik Sense
14 21 (9.17%) Big Data
15 19 (8.30%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 17 (7.42%) Hadoop
17 15 (6.55%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.87%) Subversion
3 2 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (18.78%) Finance
2 29 (12.66%) Advertising
3 9 (3.93%) Banking
4 8 (3.49%) General Ledger
4 8 (3.49%) Retail
5 7 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.62%) Local Government
6 6 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.31%) Marketing
7 3 (1.31%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.87%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.37%) .NET
2 5 (2.18%) HTML
2 5 (2.18%) JSON
2 5 (2.18%) MDX
3 4 (1.75%) CSS
4 2 (0.87%) HTML5
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (0.87%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.44%) Ionic Framework
5 1 (0.44%) LDAP
5 1 (0.44%) Node.js
5 1 (0.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (3.93%) Driving Licence
5 8 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.06%) Life Science
7 3 (1.31%) FMCG
8 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.87%) User Experience
9 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.49%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.31%) Linux
3 2 (0.87%) Unix
4 1 (0.44%) Android
4 1 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 100 (43.67%) Analytics
3 67 (29.26%) ETL
4 37 (16.16%) Presales
4 37 (16.16%) Visualisation
5 36 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (13.97%) Data Integration
7 30 (13.10%) Data Science
8 28 (12.23%) Data Analytics
9 26 (11.35%) Data Modelling
10 25 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (10.04%) Machine Learning
12 22 (9.61%) Mentoring
13 21 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (8.73%) Data Management
14 20 (8.73%) Data Visualisation
15 19 (8.30%) Data Analysis
16 12 (5.24%) Dashboard Development
16 12 (5.24%) Mathematics
17 11 (4.80%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (48.91%) SQL
2 25 (10.92%) T-SQL
3 22 (9.61%) R
4 21 (9.17%) C#
5 16 (6.99%) Python
6 10 (4.37%) ABAP
6 10 (4.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 10 (4.37%) U-SQL
7 6 (2.62%) Java
8 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.87%) Perl
9 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.87%) Scala
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.44%) VBA
10 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (19.21%) Degree
2 18 (7.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.75%) MCSA
5 4 (1.75%) MCSE
5 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.93%) Data Quality
1 9 (3.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 111 (48.47%) Microsoft
2 90 (39.30%) Tableau
3 41 (17.90%) Oracle
4 27 (11.79%) Cognos
5 26 (11.35%) SAP
6 13 (5.68%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (3.06%) Databricks
8 6 (2.62%) Birst
8 6 (2.62%) Hyperion
8 6 (2.62%) Informatica
8 6 (2.62%) Tagetik
9 5 (2.18%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.31%) Alteryx
10 3 (1.31%) Teradata
11 2 (0.87%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.44%) Adobe
12 1 (0.44%) IBM
12 1 (0.44%) Jedox
12 1 (0.44%) Pegasus