Period
to 28 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Payroll Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 736 952 1063
Rank change year-on-year +216 +111 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 13 47 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.040% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.042% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 1 39 31
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £60,000 £42,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £79,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +19.05% -4.55%

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 56,075 110,952 134,760
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 95.51% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 46,082 90,536 110,145
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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
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 January 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 +191 6 £65,000 -7.14%
South East +149 4 - -
Midlands +75 3 - -
West Midlands +56 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Payroll Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) SAP Payroll
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Payroll
2 6 (46.15%) Coaching
2 6 (46.15%) Presales
3 5 (38.46%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (30.77%) SAP HR
4 4 (30.77%) Adobe Premiere
4 4 (30.77%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (30.77%) Workshop Facilitation
5 3 (23.08%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HCM
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HR-PA
6 2 (15.38%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
7 1 (7.69%) Chatbot
7 1 (7.69%) Workday
7 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (7.69%) PaaS
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (30.77%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (7.69%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Payroll
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Payroll
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (38.46%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 4 (30.77%) SAP HR
4 2 (15.38%) SAP HCM
4 2 (15.38%) SAP HR-PA
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (7.69%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Coaching
1 6 (46.15%) Presales
2 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 4 (30.77%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Conversational UI
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) E-business
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 5 (38.46%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Workday