Period
to 20 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Functional Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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

Functional Consultant
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 214 295 345
Rank change year-on-year +81 +50 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 18 23 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.32% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 24
Median annual salary £40,000 £56,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% -13.46% +6.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £36,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £60,500 £72,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £56,250 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 5,333 10,089 11,415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 96.23% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,245 8,547 8,724
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,644
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.66% +3.29%

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in the Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Functional Consultant in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Functional Consultant in the Midlands

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Functional Consultant in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Functional Consultant in the Midlands

Functional Consultant
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands +64 13 £55,000 -12.00% 5
East Midlands +71 5 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Functional Consultant
England

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, Functional 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 Midlands region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) ERP
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) JD Edwards
4 5 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (22.22%) NetSuite
5 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Logistics
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Inventory Management
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
6 3 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (16.67%) Business Development
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (11.11%) CRM

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (22.22%) NetSuite
3 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (5.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (5.56%) JDE World
5 1 (5.56%) SAP CAR
5 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
5 1 (5.56%) SAP MDG
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Retail
5 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Power Automate
2 2 (11.11%) Power Platform
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Force.com
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Inventory Management
2 4 (22.22%) Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Business Development
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Gathering
3 3 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Presales
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Identification
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) JD Edwards
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Pardot