Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 331 321
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 21 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 30
South West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £46,152
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +19.17% +2.56%
10th Percentile £39,500 £45,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £67,500 £62,500
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 the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10020 10556 11566
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8299 8909 9807
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Consultant in the South West

Business Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Business Consultant in the South West

Business Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Consultant in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Consultant in the South West

Business Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Gloucestershire +33 9 £65,000 -
Somerset +7 4 £57,500 +4.55%
Bristol -22 4 £57,500 - 1
Dorset - 2 £42,500 -
Business Consultant
England

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

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 South West region featuring Business Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (42.86%) C
1 9 (42.86%) Target Operating Model
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Change Management
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Presales
3 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (23.81%) Power BI
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (19.05%) Data Lake
6 4 (19.05%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) Advertising
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Business Development
7 3 (14.29%) TOGAF

Business Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Business One
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure Data Factory
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Power BI
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) Data Lake
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) HDInsight
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) PowerPivot
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Target Operating Model
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Analytics
3 7 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (33.33%) Change Management
3 7 (33.33%) Presales
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Business Development
5 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) Behavioural Change
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) R
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) CIMA
3 2 (9.52%) CIPD
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MBA
4 1 (4.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) Baan
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Epicor
4 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.76%) IDERA
4 1 (4.76%) Sage
4 1 (4.76%) Talend