Period
to 14 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Payroll Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

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
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 876 802 1062
Rank change year-on-year -74 +260 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 12 37 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.048% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.051% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 18
10th Percentile £59,500 " £36,250
25th Percentile £61,875 £32,500 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £35,000 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year +92.86% -37.78% +7.14%
75th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £84,750 £77,500 £74,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +35.00% -14.89% +6.82%

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 82,177 73,159 127,607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.88% 95.07% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 60,645 59,965 103,456
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Payroll Consultant in England over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Salary histogram 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 14 June 2021. 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 -44 6 £67,500 -3.57%
South East -22 2 - -
Midlands -29 2 - -
North West -28 1 £72,500 +3.57%
West Midlands -41 1 - -
North of England -49 1 £72,500 +3.57%
East of England - 1 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Payroll Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) SaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (16.67%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Law
5 2 (16.67%) Workday
5 2 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Workshop Facilitation
6 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery

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 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (16.67%) SAP HR
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (8.33%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Postman
General
1 5 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Workday
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft