The median annual salary for a Business Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Consultant
England / South West
Rank 218 221 230
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Consultant 14 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.54% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.56% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 14
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -14.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £34,059 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4855 5684 5853
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 4697 4899
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Business Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Business Consultant in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 26 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
Gloucestershire +15 9 £52,500 -
Bristol +4 2 £46,250 +1.64% 2
Devon - 2 £53,750 -
Business Consultant
England

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 21 (65.63%) C
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) Business Analysis
3 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) Data Integration
4 10 (31.25%) Requirements Engineering
5 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) Behavioural Change
7 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (15.63%) SAP
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (15.63%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
9 2 (6.25%) NHS
9 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
9 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (3.13%) IIS
10 1 (3.13%) Windows
10 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
10 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
10 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
10 1 (3.13%) ETL

Business Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
1 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Business Analysis
1 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Data Integration
2 10 (31.25%) Requirements Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) Behavioural Change
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
6 1 (3.13%) BPR
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) Process Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Good Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 4 days ago