Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 483 519 563
Rank change year-on-year +36 +44 -90
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 69 68 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 63
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £60,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year - +12.20% -2.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29359 34118 41518
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24514 28618 34604
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in the South East

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in the South East

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in the South East

Business Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +22 33 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire +12 16 £42,500 -22.73%
Buckinghamshire +23 12 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Surrey +18 11 £51,250 +7.89%
Hampshire +21 8 £50,000 -13.04% 2
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
Oxfordshire +12 5 £35,000 - 1
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (44.93%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (34.78%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (34.78%) SAP
3 22 (31.88%) Finance
4 19 (27.54%) ERP
4 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
5 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 17 (24.64%) SQL
7 14 (20.29%) QlikView
7 14 (20.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (18.84%) Oracle
9 12 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.94%) ACCA
10 11 (15.94%) GAAP
10 11 (15.94%) ETL
10 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
10 11 (15.94%) CIMA
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (14.49%) C
11 10 (14.49%) DV Cleared
12 8 (11.59%) SAP ERP
12 8 (11.59%) Degree
12 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
13 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
13 7 (10.14%) Cognos
13 7 (10.14%) Informatica

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (10.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) SAP ERP
2 6 (8.70%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) FinancialForce
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (2.90%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.45%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.78%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (20.29%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 14 (20.29%) QlikView
3 12 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
5 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (10.14%) SAP BW
6 7 (10.14%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (10.14%) Semantic Layer
7 4 (5.80%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (5.80%) Power BI
8 3 (4.35%) Data Lake
8 3 (4.35%) SAP HANA
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.90%) Big Data
9 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.90%) HDInsight
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Advertising
4 3 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (27.54%) ERP
3 11 (15.94%) ETL
4 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.14%) Business Transformation
5 7 (10.14%) Performance Management
5 7 (10.14%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Analytics
7 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.35%) Business Development
7 3 (4.35%) CRM
7 3 (4.35%) Scrum
8 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Change Management
8 2 (2.90%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.90%) Kanban
8 2 (2.90%) Test Strategy
8 2 (2.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.94%) ACCA
3 11 (15.94%) CIMA
4 10 (14.49%) DV Cleared
5 8 (11.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) GAAP
2 1 (1.45%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) SAP
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.14%) Cognos
4 7 (10.14%) Informatica
4 7 (10.14%) Tableau
5 6 (8.70%) Cassiopae
5 6 (8.70%) NETSOL
5 6 (8.70%) Sage
5 6 (8.70%) White Clarke
5 6 (8.70%) Xero
6 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com