Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Functional Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Functional Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 873 912
Rank change year-on-year +45 +39 -122
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 353 330 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 269 252 370
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -6.80% -3.85%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £59,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -2.54% -5.60% -7.41%

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 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
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 £27,250 £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% -

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in England

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Functional Consultant in England

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Consultant in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Consultant in England

Functional 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 Functional Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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 +55 195 £59,250 +3.04% 18
North of England +40 55 £60,000 -4.00% 4
North West +35 40 £62,500 +27.55% 1
Midlands +31 38 £57,500 +5.50% 4
West Midlands +15 33 £57,500 +7.98% 2
South East +15 19 £52,500 -12.50% 1
East of England +10 18 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Yorkshire +19 15 £50,000 -23.08% 3
East Midlands +37 5 £46,250 -31.48% 2
South West -1 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Functional Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 144 (40.79%) Finance
2 119 (33.71%) Microsoft
3 109 (30.88%) Oracle
4 71 (20.11%) CRM
5 69 (19.55%) ERP
6 62 (17.56%) SAP
6 62 (17.56%) Dynamics AX
7 61 (17.28%) Dynamics CRM
8 49 (13.88%) Salesforce.com
9 45 (12.75%) Dynamics 365
10 44 (12.46%) Advertising
11 36 (10.20%) Retail
12 35 (9.92%) Dynamics NAV
13 32 (9.07%) SQL
14 31 (8.78%) Oracle Financials
14 31 (8.78%) Logistics
15 30 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (7.93%) Manufacturing
17 27 (7.65%) Oracle Fusion
17 27 (7.65%) Oracle EBS R12
17 27 (7.65%) Oracle Payables
18 26 (7.37%) Degree
18 26 (7.37%) Business Analysis
19 25 (7.08%) Oracle EBS
20 24 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (6.52%) Oracle Receivables
22 21 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
22 21 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
23 20 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
24 19 (5.38%) Coaching

Functional 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 3 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 62 (17.56%) Dynamics AX
2 61 (17.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (9.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 31 (8.78%) Oracle Financials
5 27 (7.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 27 (7.65%) Oracle Payables
6 25 (7.08%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (6.52%) Oracle Receivables
8 16 (4.53%) NetSuite
9 14 (3.97%) Oracle Assets
9 14 (3.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 13 (3.68%) Oracle 11i
10 13 (3.68%) Oracle General Ledger
10 13 (3.68%) SAP FI
11 12 (3.40%) SAP S/4HANA
12 11 (3.12%) SAP CO
12 11 (3.12%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (2.83%) Oracle ERP
13 10 (2.83%) SAP HCM
14 9 (2.55%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.75%) Dynamics 365
2 18 (5.10%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 16 (4.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 13 (3.68%) SuccessFactors
5 9 (2.55%) Taleo
6 7 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.28%) Force.com
8 1 (0.28%) Office 365
8 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.12%) Oracle Database
2 9 (2.55%) SQLPlus
3 8 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (2.27%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.13%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.57%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (0.85%) PeopleTools
General
1 144 (40.79%) Finance
2 44 (12.46%) Advertising
3 36 (10.20%) Retail
4 28 (7.93%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.10%) General Ledger
6 14 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.13%) Billing
7 4 (1.13%) Marketing
8 3 (0.85%) German Language
9 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (2.55%) Mason
3 7 (1.98%) Middleware
4 5 (1.42%) .NET
5 4 (1.13%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.57%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.28%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.12%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.27%) Life Science
4 8 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.85%) FMCG
7 2 (0.57%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.28%) Fintech
8 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.11%) CRM
2 69 (19.55%) ERP
3 31 (8.78%) Logistics
4 30 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (7.37%) Business Analysis
6 24 (6.80%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (5.38%) Coaching
8 19 (5.38%) Presales
9 18 (5.10%) Procure-to-Pay
10 15 (4.25%) Change Management
11 14 (3.97%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (3.97%) GAP Analysis
11 14 (3.97%) System Testing
12 13 (3.68%) Record to Report
13 12 (3.40%) Migration
13 12 (3.40%) Wealth Management
14 11 (3.12%) Workflow
15 10 (2.83%) Project Management
16 9 (2.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.07%) SQL
2 19 (5.38%) PL/SQL
3 12 (3.40%) ABAP
4 7 (1.98%) C#
5 4 (1.13%) Apex Code
6 3 (0.85%) C
6 3 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.85%) X++
7 1 (0.28%) C++
7 1 (0.28%) Java
7 1 (0.28%) PeopleCode
7 1 (0.28%) RPG
7 1 (0.28%) SQR
Qualifications
1 26 (7.37%) Degree
2 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.13%) ACCA
3 4 (1.13%) CIMA
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.28%) APMP
4 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.28%) MOS
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.27%) SLA
2 4 (1.13%) GMP
2 4 (1.13%) QA
3 3 (0.85%) PMO
4 1 (0.28%) GAAP
Vendors
1 119 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 109 (30.88%) Oracle
3 62 (17.56%) SAP
4 49 (13.88%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (4.25%) PeopleSoft
6 12 (3.40%) Cognizant
7 8 (2.27%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.13%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.13%) Infor
8 4 (1.13%) Pegasus
8 4 (1.13%) Sage
9 3 (0.85%) Epicor
9 3 (0.85%) Workday
10 2 (0.57%) Ariba
10 2 (0.57%) Xero
11 1 (0.28%) Ceridian
11 1 (0.28%) Conga
11 1 (0.28%) IFS
11 1 (0.28%) Pardot