Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 880 876 864
Rank change year-on-year -4 -12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 145 271 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 131 227 256
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +9.52%

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 121,618 147,258 156,531
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 96.00% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 97,868 119,690 126,337
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,960
% change year-on-year - +4.25% +0.97%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 -4 70 £57,500 +4.55% 23
North of England +21 25 £52,500 +16.67% 13
South West +22 20 £48,750 -13.33% 1
North West +40 19 £50,000 +8.11% 8
Midlands +35 14 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South East +35 9 £60,000 +4.35% 2
West Midlands +25 9 £62,500 +31.58% 4
Yorkshire +1 4 £80,000 +81.82% 5
East Midlands +25 2 £55,000 -8.33% 1
North East - 2 £30,000 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 111 (76.55%) Analytics
3 80 (55.17%) Power BI
3 80 (55.17%) Power Platform
4 74 (51.03%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (50.34%) SQL
6 67 (46.21%) Microsoft
7 55 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 54 (37.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (33.10%) SQL Server
10 44 (30.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 39 (26.90%) Azure
12 35 (24.14%) Visualisation
13 34 (23.45%) Business Analytics
14 32 (22.07%) Analytical Skills
14 32 (22.07%) Oracle
15 31 (21.38%) ETL
15 31 (21.38%) Stakeholder Management
15 31 (21.38%) Tableau
16 30 (20.69%) SAP
17 29 (20.00%) QlikView
18 28 (19.31%) Finance
19 26 (17.93%) R
20 25 (17.24%) Project Management
21 24 (16.55%) Python
22 23 (15.86%) Data Modelling
22 23 (15.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
22 23 (15.86%) Data Science
23 22 (15.17%) Data Integration

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 11 (7.59%) SAS
2 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.14%) SAP BPC
2 5 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.07%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (2.07%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (1.38%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.69%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 80 (55.17%) Power Platform
2 39 (26.90%) Azure
3 11 (7.59%) Azure Data Factory
4 7 (4.83%) Azure Machine Learning
4 7 (4.83%) Data Lake Analytics
5 6 (4.14%) AWS
5 6 (4.14%) PowerApps
5 6 (4.14%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (3.45%) GCP
6 5 (3.45%) PaaS
7 4 (2.76%) Azure Stack
8 3 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (2.07%) Office 365
9 2 (1.38%) IaaS
10 1 (0.69%) Boomi
10 1 (0.69%) SaaS
10 1 (0.69%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) NAS
1 3 (2.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (55.17%) Power BI
2 74 (51.03%) Data Warehouse
3 55 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (37.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (33.10%) SQL Server
6 44 (30.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (20.00%) QlikView
8 23 (15.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 22 (15.17%) Qlik Sense
10 21 (14.48%) BusinessObjects
11 18 (12.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 17 (11.72%) Data Lake
13 16 (11.03%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (8.97%) Big Data
14 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 12 (8.28%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
17 10 (6.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 10 (6.90%) OLAP
17 10 (6.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (19.31%) Finance
2 15 (10.34%) Marketing
3 10 (6.90%) Public Sector
4 7 (4.83%) Electronics
4 7 (4.83%) Local Government
4 7 (4.83%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.83%) Social Housing
4 7 (4.83%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.45%) Retail
5 5 (3.45%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.07%) Police
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.45%) MDX
2 3 (2.07%) .NET
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.69%) COM
4 1 (0.69%) Kafka
4 1 (0.69%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.69%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.69%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.07%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.52%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.45%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.07%) User Experience
5 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Robotics
6 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.76%) Windows
2 3 (2.07%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 111 (76.55%) Analytics
3 48 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (24.14%) Visualisation
5 34 (23.45%) Business Analytics
6 31 (21.38%) ETL
6 31 (21.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (17.24%) Project Management
8 23 (15.86%) Data Modelling
8 23 (15.86%) Data Science
9 22 (15.17%) Data Integration
10 21 (14.48%) Machine Learning
10 21 (14.48%) Mentoring
11 20 (13.79%) Presales
12 19 (13.10%) Project Delivery
13 18 (12.41%) Data Migration
13 18 (12.41%) Migration
14 17 (11.72%) Data Management
15 15 (10.34%) Data Analysis
15 15 (10.34%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (50.34%) SQL
2 26 (17.93%) R
3 24 (16.55%) Python
4 12 (8.28%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.59%) C
6 4 (2.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (2.76%) VB
7 3 (2.07%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.07%) VBA
8 2 (1.38%) C#
9 1 (0.69%) ABAP
9 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.69%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) Degree
2 13 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.07%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 67 (46.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (22.07%) Oracle
3 31 (21.38%) Tableau
4 30 (20.69%) SAP
5 21 (14.48%) Cognos
6 12 (8.28%) Informatica
7 11 (7.59%) Teradata
8 10 (6.90%) IBM
9 7 (4.83%) Alteryx
9 7 (4.83%) Google
10 3 (2.07%) Adobe
10 3 (2.07%) Citrix
10 3 (2.07%) VMware
11 2 (1.38%) Databricks
11 2 (1.38%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.38%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.38%) Tagetik
12 1 (0.69%) Dell
12 1 (0.69%) MuleSoft