The median annual salary for a Business Intelligence Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

BI Consultant
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 716 704 641
Rank change year-on-year -12 -63  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Intelligence Consultant 173 239 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 140 182 314
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,125 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Intelligence Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
England -10 148 £60,000 +14.28% 12
UK excluding London +31 87 £60,000 +33.33% 6
London -18 71 £60,000 -5.88% 7
Scotland +17 21 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Midlands +6 21 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South East +43 18 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North of England -10 15 £60,000 +37.93% 2
South West - 5 £50,000 -
East of England - 5 £57,500 - 1
Wales 0 2 £57,500 +27.77%

Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Business Intelligence 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 featuring Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 300 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 142 (47.33%) SQL
3 137 (45.67%) Microsoft
4 124 (41.33%) Analytics
5 116 (38.67%) Data Warehouse
6 114 (38.00%) SQL Server
7 107 (35.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 106 (35.33%) Power BI
9 102 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 101 (33.67%) ETL
11 89 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 81 (27.00%) Big Data
13 79 (26.33%) Tableau
14 77 (25.67%) Finance
15 76 (25.33%) SAP
16 74 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
17 72 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
18 70 (23.33%) QlikView
19 67 (22.33%) Oracle
20 64 (21.33%) Visualisation
21 60 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
22 56 (18.67%) Data Visualisation
23 52 (17.33%) Cognos
24 50 (16.67%) Degree
24 50 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
25 46 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
26 43 (14.33%) SAP BW
27 40 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
28 36 (12.00%) R
28 36 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology

Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (7.67%) SAS
2 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.33%) Apache
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 26 (8.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.33%) SPSS
6 3 (1.00%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.67%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 72 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (7.00%) Azure Machine Learning
3 18 (6.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 11 (3.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 6 (2.00%) Data Lake Analytics
6 5 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.33%) SaaS
8 3 (1.00%) IaaS
9 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (38.67%) Data Warehouse
2 114 (38.00%) SQL Server
3 107 (35.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 106 (35.33%) Power BI
5 102 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 89 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 81 (27.00%) Big Data
8 70 (23.33%) QlikView
9 60 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
10 50 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 43 (14.33%) SAP BW
12 32 (10.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 30 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
13 30 (10.00%) SAP HANA
14 24 (8.00%) Data Lake
14 24 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 22 (7.33%) Relational Database
16 19 (6.33%) Hadoop
17 17 (5.67%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (5.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (25.67%) Finance
2 21 (7.00%) Retail
3 19 (6.33%) Advertising
4 18 (6.00%) Banking
5 16 (5.33%) Legal
6 14 (4.67%) Local Government
7 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.33%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Law
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.67%) MDX
2 22 (7.33%) .NET
3 6 (2.00%) CSS
3 6 (2.00%) HTML
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.67%) Middleware
6 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.33%) D3.js
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.67%) User Experience
4 6 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.00%) Replication
6 2 (0.67%) Blog
6 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.33%) Fintech
7 1 (0.33%) Life Science
7 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.33%) Linux
2 6 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 124 (41.33%) Analytics
3 101 (33.67%) ETL
4 74 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (21.33%) Visualisation
6 56 (18.67%) Data Visualisation
7 46 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (12.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 30 (10.00%) Presales
10 25 (8.33%) ERP
10 25 (8.33%) Machine Learning
11 24 (8.00%) Information Management
12 23 (7.67%) Data Modelling
13 22 (7.33%) Business Analytics
13 22 (7.33%) CRM
14 21 (7.00%) Predictive Analytics
15 19 (6.33%) Waterfall
16 18 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
17 17 (5.67%) Data Cleansing
17 17 (5.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.33%) SQL
2 36 (12.00%) R
3 35 (11.67%) T-SQL
4 19 (6.33%) Java
5 17 (5.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 14 (4.67%) Python
7 6 (2.00%) C#
8 3 (1.00%) ABAP
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) F#
9 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.33%) VBA
9 1 (0.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 50 (16.67%) Degree
2 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.33%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (2.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.33%) ISEB
8 2 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.33%) QA
3 3 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 137 (45.67%) Microsoft
2 79 (26.33%) Tableau
3 76 (25.33%) SAP
4 67 (22.33%) Oracle
5 52 (17.33%) Cognos
6 26 (8.67%) MicroStrategy
7 22 (7.33%) Teradata
8 17 (5.67%) Informatica
9 16 (5.33%) IBM
10 11 (3.67%) Netezza
11 10 (3.33%) Birst
12 9 (3.00%) Jaspersoft
13 6 (2.00%) DataFlux
13 6 (2.00%) Logi
13 6 (2.00%) Logi Analytics
14 4 (1.33%) Alteryx
14 4 (1.33%) JD Edwards
15 3 (1.00%) Hyperion
15 3 (1.00%) Talend
16 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
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