The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / London
Rank 441 406 456
Rank change year-on-year -35 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 135 255 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.63% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 91 183 185
Median salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.53% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in London

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in London

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in London

Business Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 11 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Heathrow - 1 £65,000 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Business 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 London region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 87 (28.34%) Degree
2 86 (28.01%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (27.04%) Finance
4 71 (23.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
6 53 (17.26%) Banking
7 50 (16.29%) Derivative
8 49 (15.96%) Telecoms
9 45 (14.66%) Analytics
10 43 (14.01%) Business Analysis
11 39 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (12.38%) SQL Server
13 37 (12.05%) SQL
14 36 (11.73%) Oracle
14 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (9.77%) Project Management
16 28 (9.12%) MS Excel
17 27 (8.79%) Microsoft
17 27 (8.79%) Change Management
17 27 (8.79%) Front Office
17 27 (8.79%) Fixed Income
18 25 (8.14%) GAP Analysis
18 25 (8.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 24 (7.82%) Murex
19 24 (7.82%) Calypso
19 24 (7.82%) Retail
19 24 (7.82%) Equities
19 24 (7.82%) Credit Derivative
19 24 (7.82%) Investment Banking
20 23 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.30%) Skype for Business
2 3 (0.98%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 3 (0.98%) SAS
3 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.19%) MS Office
3 6 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.98%) MS Project
6 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (2.61%) SAP Business One
2 7 (2.28%) SAP MDM
3 4 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.30%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.98%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.98%) Movex
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (0.98%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.65%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.65%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.33%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.33%) Eagle STAR
6 1 (0.33%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.61%) IaaS
1 8 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.95%) Azure Machine Learning
3 5 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle CX
4 3 (0.98%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (0.65%) Data Lake Analytics
5 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.65%) PaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Taleo
6 1 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.33%) Office 365
6 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.30%) Skype
2 3 (0.98%) DNS
2 3 (0.98%) Internet
2 3 (0.98%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.65%) PBX
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) SMTP
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.33%) VPN
4 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.89%) QlikView
5 12 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.58%) Power BI
7 10 (3.26%) Big Data
8 9 (2.93%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.28%) DB2
10 7 (2.28%) Kalido
10 7 (2.28%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.63%) Essbase
12 3 (0.98%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.33%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.33%) Lombardi
2 1 (0.33%) RequisitePro
General
1 83 (27.04%) Finance
2 53 (17.26%) Banking
3 49 (15.96%) Telecoms
4 27 (8.79%) Front Office
5 24 (7.82%) Investment Banking
5 24 (7.82%) Retail
6 15 (4.89%) Marketing
7 11 (3.58%) Financial Institution
8 9 (2.93%) Law
8 9 (2.93%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.95%) Back Office
10 3 (0.98%) Advertising
11 2 (0.65%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.65%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.91%) .NET
2 4 (1.30%) Web Services
3 2 (0.65%) D3.js
3 2 (0.65%) HTML
3 2 (0.65%) HTML5
3 2 (0.65%) MDX
4 1 (0.33%) CGI
4 1 (0.33%) Middleware
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 86 (28.01%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (16.29%) Derivative
3 27 (8.79%) Fixed Income
4 25 (8.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 24 (7.82%) Credit Derivative
5 24 (7.82%) Equities
6 20 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.26%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.28%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.98%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.98%) User Experience
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.65%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.65%) Social Media
12 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.33%) FMCG
12 1 (0.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.30%) Windows
2 3 (0.98%) Windows Server
2 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (23.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (14.66%) Analytics
4 43 (14.01%) Business Analysis
5 39 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (9.77%) Project Management
7 27 (8.79%) Change Management
8 25 (8.14%) GAP Analysis
9 23 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (7.17%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 21 (6.84%) Business Transformation
12 20 (6.51%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.51%) Presales
13 19 (6.19%) Business Development
13 19 (6.19%) ERP
14 18 (5.86%) ETL
14 18 (5.86%) Requirements Management
15 17 (5.54%) CRM
15 17 (5.54%) Target Operating Model
16 16 (5.21%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.05%) SQL
2 9 (2.93%) R
3 8 (2.61%) C
4 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.65%) VBA
6 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (28.34%) Degree
2 15 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.58%) ACCA
3 11 (3.58%) CIMA
3 11 (3.58%) CIPFA
4 6 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.30%) ISEB
5 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.98%) MBA
7 2 (0.65%) CISSP
7 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.65%) MCP
7 2 (0.65%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) AAT
8 1 (0.33%) CCA
8 1 (0.33%) IIBA
8 1 (0.33%) PhD
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.58%) IFRS
1 11 (3.58%) IFRS 9
2 5 (1.63%) QA
3 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.65%) ISO22301
4 2 (0.65%) MiFID
5 1 (0.33%) EMIR
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (11.73%) Oracle
2 27 (8.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.82%) Calypso
3 24 (7.82%) Murex
4 23 (7.49%) SAP
5 19 (6.19%) Teradata
6 14 (4.56%) IBM
7 12 (3.91%) Cognos
8 9 (2.93%) Tableau
9 8 (2.61%) Cisco
9 8 (2.61%) Informatica
9 8 (2.61%) NetApp
10 7 (2.28%) Ab Initio
10 7 (2.28%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.95%) Citrix
11 6 (1.95%) HP
11 6 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
11 6 (1.95%) Pega
11 6 (1.95%) Veeam
11 6 (1.95%) VMware
London
Washington Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 40 - 60K + Car + 20% Bonus + 8% pe
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + OTE £150k
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago