Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £61,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Business Consultant
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 531 507
Rank change year-on-year -62 -24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 249 338 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 156 233 407
London median annual salary £61,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.60% +13.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £43,750 £44,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +12.20% -6.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Central London -20 26 £68,750 +10.00% 6
West London +6 5 £40,000 -30.43%
East London 0 1 - -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 99 (39.76%) Finance
2 79 (31.73%) Degree
3 56 (22.49%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (21.29%) Banking
5 49 (19.68%) GAP Analysis
6 48 (19.28%) Derivative
7 46 (18.47%) Front Office
8 45 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (18.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 45 (18.07%) Credit Derivative
9 32 (12.85%) Business Analysis
10 31 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (11.65%) SQL
12 28 (11.24%) Mentoring
13 27 (10.84%) SQL Server
13 27 (10.84%) Microsoft
13 27 (10.84%) Investment Management
14 26 (10.44%) Telecoms
15 24 (9.64%) Murex
15 24 (9.64%) Calypso
15 24 (9.64%) Investment Banking
15 24 (9.64%) Analytics
16 23 (9.24%) Oracle
16 23 (9.24%) Migration
17 22 (8.84%) Data Modelling
18 21 (8.43%) .NET
18 21 (8.43%) Data Analysis
19 20 (8.03%) Service Management
19 20 (8.03%) ITIL

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 20 (8.03%) SAS
2 7 (2.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (7.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.80%) SPSS
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.21%) SAP Business One
2 6 (2.41%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (2.01%) Advent Geneva
3 5 (2.01%) HiPortfolio
3 5 (2.01%) MultiFonds
3 5 (2.01%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (2.01%) PORTIA
4 4 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.61%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.20%) Workfront
6 2 (0.80%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.40%) Bloomberg AIM
7 1 (0.40%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.40%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.01%) SaaS
3 4 (1.61%) Azure Machine Learning
3 4 (1.61%) Office 365
4 3 (1.20%) FinancialForce
4 3 (1.20%) Mavenlink
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.40%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.40%) Force.com
6 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.40%) Intacct
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.81%) Skype
2 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.83%) Oracle Reports
2 17 (6.83%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.82%) QlikView
5 11 (4.42%) Power BI
6 10 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.81%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.20%) HDInsight
9 3 (1.20%) OLAP
9 3 (1.20%) SAP HANA
9 3 (1.20%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.80%) DB2
10 2 (0.80%) MOLAP
10 2 (0.80%) ROLAP
10 2 (0.80%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 99 (39.76%) Finance
2 53 (21.29%) Banking
3 46 (18.47%) Front Office
4 26 (10.44%) Telecoms
5 24 (9.64%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.21%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.41%) Advertising
7 6 (2.41%) Marketing
7 6 (2.41%) Retail
7 6 (2.41%) Retail Banking
8 5 (2.01%) Legal
9 4 (1.61%) Back Office
9 4 (1.61%) Law
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.43%) .NET
2 3 (1.20%) HTML
3 2 (0.80%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) jQuery
4 1 (0.40%) JSP
4 1 (0.40%) MDX
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) XML
4 1 (0.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.49%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (19.28%) Derivative
3 45 (18.07%) Credit Derivative
3 45 (18.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.61%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.20%) Equities
6 3 (1.20%) Fintech
6 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.20%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.20%) User Experience
7 2 (0.80%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.20%) Windows
1 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.68%) GAP Analysis
3 45 (18.07%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (12.85%) Business Analysis
5 31 (12.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.24%) Mentoring
7 27 (10.84%) Investment Management
8 24 (9.64%) Analytics
9 23 (9.24%) Migration
10 22 (8.84%) Data Modelling
11 21 (8.43%) Data Analysis
12 20 (8.03%) ITIL
12 20 (8.03%) Service Management
13 19 (7.63%) Presales
14 18 (7.23%) Time Management
15 17 (6.83%) Business Development
16 16 (6.43%) Data Reconciliation
17 15 (6.02%) Process Management
17 15 (6.02%) Stakeholder Analysis
18 14 (5.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.65%) SQL
2 12 (4.82%) C
3 4 (1.61%) R
4 3 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.80%) Java
5 2 (0.80%) Python
5 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.80%) VBA
6 1 (0.40%) ABAP
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) C++
6 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (31.73%) Degree
2 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) ISEB
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) IIBA
5 2 (0.80%) MBA
6 1 (0.40%) ACCA
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.01%) PMO
2 3 (1.20%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.40%) IFRS
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.64%) Calypso
2 24 (9.64%) Murex
3 23 (9.24%) Oracle
4 20 (8.03%) ServiceNow
5 16 (6.43%) SAP
6 11 (4.42%) Tableau
7 6 (2.41%) SimCorp
8 5 (2.01%) Advent
8 5 (2.01%) FIS
8 5 (2.01%) SunGard
9 4 (1.61%) Birst
9 4 (1.61%) Cognos
9 4 (1.61%) Sage
9 4 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.61%) Siebel
9 4 (1.61%) Workday
10 3 (1.20%) Informatica
10 3 (1.20%) Maconomy
11 2 (0.80%) Ab Initio