Period
to 28 November 2020

The median annual salary for a Payroll Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 28 November 2020.

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

Payroll Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 685 981 1098
Rank change year-on-year +296 +117 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 13 53 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.044% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 2 53 46
Median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £60,250 £43,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £69,750 £78,000 £70,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -9.09%

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 47,761 119,591 144,591
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 95.59% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40,098 96,585 117,583
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

Payroll Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Payroll Consultant in England

Payroll Consultant
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Payroll Consultant in England.

Salary trend for Payroll Consultant in England

Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 28 November 2020. 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 +218 7 £65,000 -7.14%
South East +198 5 £65,000 +48.57% 1
Midlands +114 1 - - 1
West Midlands +86 1 - - 1
Payroll Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2020, Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (46.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (46.15%) PeopleSoft
3 6 (46.15%) SAP
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (38.46%) SAP Payroll
4 5 (38.46%) Adobe Premiere
4 5 (38.46%) Presales
4 5 (38.46%) Coaching
4 5 (38.46%) Workshop Facilitation
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) SAP HR
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HCM
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 1 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (7.69%) Workday HCM
7 1 (7.69%) PaaS
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (7.69%) E-business
7 1 (7.69%) Front Office
7 1 (7.69%) Back Office

Payroll 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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (7.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Payroll
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (46.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 5 (38.46%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (23.08%) SAP HR
5 2 (15.38%) SAP HCM
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (7.69%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ERP
2 5 (38.46%) Coaching
2 5 (38.46%) Presales
2 5 (38.46%) Workshop Facilitation
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Conversational UI
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) E-business
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Workday