The median annual salary for a Functional Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Functional Consultant
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 233 237
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 11 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.035% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.036% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 10
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.34% -8.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5964 5596 6397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.91% 97.07% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4982 4697 5148
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Functional Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in the North West

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Functional Consultant in the North West.

Salary trend for Functional Consultant in the North West

Functional Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 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
Manchester -16 9 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Merseyside - 1 £52,500 -
Functional Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Functional 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 North West region featuring Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) SAP HCM
2 7 (43.75%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Advertising
6 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) CIMA
7 2 (12.50%) ACCA
7 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) SLA
8 1 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) ABAP
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Sage
8 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
8 1 (6.25%) SAP FI

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) SAP HCM
2 3 (18.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (6.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
3 2 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Cash Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) ABAP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ACCA
2 2 (12.50%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (6.25%) Epicor
5 1 (6.25%) Infor
5 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
5 1 (6.25%) Sage
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