Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 152 207
Rank change year-on-year +16 +55 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 15 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 1.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.29% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 5
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £45,000 £44,400
90th Percentile £65,125 £60,000 £82,250
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% - -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2243 3346 4438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.09% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2508 3532
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in Reading

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in Reading

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) ERP
2 11 (73.33%) ACCA
2 11 (73.33%) GAAP
2 11 (73.33%) CIMA
2 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) FinancialForce
3 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (40.00%) Sage
3 6 (40.00%) Xero
3 6 (40.00%) Cassiopae
3 6 (40.00%) White Clarke
3 6 (40.00%) NETSOL
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Power BI
5 2 (13.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (6.67%) Azure Data Factory

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) FinancialForce
2 2 (13.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) Power BI
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) HDInsight
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate
3 1 (6.67%) BPMN
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) ACCA
1 11 (73.33%) CIMA
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) GAAP
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cassiopae
1 6 (40.00%) NETSOL
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Sage
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
1 6 (40.00%) White Clarke
1 6 (40.00%) Xero
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft