Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 931 835 882
Rank change year-on-year -96 +47 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 157 346 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 140 296 242
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +6.48% +2.86%

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 135,078 156,592 161,625
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.14% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109,113 128,186 135,580
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,296 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -30 114 £56,500 -5.83% 11
North of England +26 23 £44,500 -19.09% 8
North West +22 16 £45,000 -14.29% 4
South East +10 7 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Yorkshire +1 7 £44,000 -26.67% 3
Midlands +19 6 £48,750 -16.67% 3
West Midlands +14 4 £48,750 -15.22% 2
East of England +34 3 £42,500 -27.66% 5
East Midlands +22 2 £58,750 -9.62% 1
South West +8 1 £52,500 -
Business Intelligence Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (66.88%) Power BI
3 91 (57.96%) Microsoft
3 91 (57.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (54.78%) SQL Server
5 81 (51.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 79 (50.32%) SQL
6 79 (50.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 77 (49.04%) Tableau
8 66 (42.04%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (40.76%) Analytics
10 61 (38.85%) Microsoft Azure
11 55 (35.03%) QlikView
12 43 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (26.11%) ETL
14 39 (24.84%) Visualisation
15 34 (21.66%) Degree
15 34 (21.66%) Finance
16 32 (20.38%) Oracle
17 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 27 (17.20%) R
18 26 (16.56%) Qlik Sense
18 26 (16.56%) Microsoft Excel
18 26 (16.56%) Data Science
19 25 (15.92%) C#
20 24 (15.29%) SharePoint
21 23 (14.65%) Data Lake
22 21 (13.38%) Azure Data Factory
22 21 (13.38%) Python
22 21 (13.38%) T-SQL

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 24 (15.29%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.55%) SAS
3 4 (2.55%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.91%) Apache
5 2 (1.27%) Drupal
5 2 (1.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (16.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.82%) SPSS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (3.18%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.91%) Cognos Planning
2 3 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.91%) HFM
3 1 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.64%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 61 (38.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (13.38%) Azure Data Factory
3 18 (11.46%) PaaS
4 16 (10.19%) Data Lake Analytics
5 13 (8.28%) Azure Machine Learning
6 11 (7.01%) SaaS
7 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (1.91%) Office 365
9 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (66.88%) Power BI
2 91 (57.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 86 (54.78%) SQL Server
4 81 (51.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 79 (50.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (42.04%) Data Warehouse
7 55 (35.03%) QlikView
8 27 (17.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 26 (16.56%) Qlik Sense
10 23 (14.65%) Data Lake
11 19 (12.10%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (10.83%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (10.83%) OLAP
12 17 (10.83%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (10.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 14 (8.92%) Big Data
14 14 (8.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
15 11 (7.01%) Data Mining
15 11 (7.01%) OLTP
16 10 (6.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.27%) Subversion
3 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (21.66%) Finance
2 13 (8.28%) Advertising
3 12 (7.64%) Local Government
4 11 (7.01%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.10%) Banking
5 8 (5.10%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.46%) Electronics
6 7 (4.46%) Marketing
7 6 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (3.18%) Retail
9 1 (0.64%) Games
9 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.64%) Law
9 1 (0.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.37%) .NET
2 4 (2.55%) CSS
2 4 (2.55%) HTML
2 4 (2.55%) JSON
3 2 (1.27%) HTML5
3 2 (1.27%) MDX
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.64%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (0.64%) Node.js
4 1 (0.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.92%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.46%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.82%) Life Science
5 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.27%) FMCG
5 2 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.27%) Linux
2 2 (1.27%) Unix
3 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (40.76%) Analytics
3 43 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (26.11%) ETL
5 39 (24.84%) Visualisation
6 26 (16.56%) Data Science
7 20 (12.74%) Presales
8 19 (12.10%) Data Analysis
8 19 (12.10%) Data Analytics
9 18 (11.46%) Data Integration
9 18 (11.46%) Data Modelling
10 17 (10.83%) Data Management
10 17 (10.83%) Machine Learning
11 16 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.92%) Business Analytics
12 14 (8.92%) Data Visualisation
13 11 (7.01%) Predictive Modelling
13 11 (7.01%) PRINCE
14 10 (6.37%) Project Management
15 9 (5.73%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.32%) SQL
2 27 (17.20%) R
3 25 (15.92%) C#
4 21 (13.38%) Python
4 21 (13.38%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.37%) U-SQL
6 6 (3.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (2.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.91%) ABAP
8 3 (1.91%) Java
9 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.27%) Perl
9 2 (1.27%) Scala
10 1 (0.64%) C
10 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (21.66%) Degree
2 17 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.27%) MCSA
4 2 (1.27%) MCSE
4 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) Data Quality
1 9 (5.73%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 91 (57.96%) Microsoft
2 77 (49.04%) Tableau
3 32 (20.38%) Oracle
4 20 (12.74%) SAP
5 13 (8.28%) Cognos
6 11 (7.01%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (4.46%) Databricks
8 6 (3.82%) Tagetik
9 5 (3.18%) Hyperion
9 5 (3.18%) Informatica
10 4 (2.55%) IBM
10 4 (2.55%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.91%) Alteryx
11 3 (1.91%) Teradata
12 2 (1.27%) Ab Initio
12 2 (1.27%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.64%) Google
13 1 (0.64%) Jedox