Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Functional Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Functional Consultant
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 886 844
Rank change year-on-year +127 -42 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a Functional Consultant 440 381 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 328 296 417
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.92% +9.09% -4.35%

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 170266 195302 213660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.00% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138590 164128 175213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Functional Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Consultant in the UK

Functional Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Functional Consultant in the UK

Functional Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Consultant over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Functional Consultant in the UK

Functional Consultant
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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
England +115 392 £57,500 -4.17% 30
UK excluding London +103 208 £55,250 -7.92% 14
London +65 189 £60,000 +4.35% 15
South East +93 72 £55,000 -4.35%
North of England +47 62 £60,000 -7.69% 6
North West +16 49 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Midlands +6 25 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East of England +35 24 £57,500 +4.55% 4
West Midlands +8 22 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Scotland +31 16 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +18 13 £52,500 -19.23% 2
South West +31 8 £58,000 +10.48%
Wales +17 4 - -
East Midlands +15 2 £60,000 -12.73%

Functional Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Functional 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 Functional Consultant in the job title.

1 161 (36.59%) Oracle
2 160 (36.36%) Finance
3 126 (28.64%) Microsoft
4 103 (23.41%) ERP
5 100 (22.73%) SAP
6 90 (20.45%) CRM
7 74 (16.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 72 (16.36%) Oracle EBS
9 67 (15.23%) Manufacturing
10 62 (14.09%) Dynamics AX
11 58 (13.18%) Oracle EBS R12
12 53 (12.05%) Logistics
13 49 (11.14%) Project Management
14 47 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 46 (10.45%) Salesforce.com
16 45 (10.23%) SQL
16 45 (10.23%) Dynamics 365
17 43 (9.77%) Oracle Fusion
18 41 (9.32%) Retail
19 40 (9.09%) Degree
20 37 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
20 37 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
22 33 (7.50%) Business Analysis
22 33 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
22 33 (7.50%) Oracle Receivables
22 33 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
23 32 (7.27%) JD Edwards
24 31 (7.05%) Advertising
24 31 (7.05%) Dynamics NAV

Functional 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 8 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.23%) IIS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.23%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 74 (16.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 72 (16.36%) Oracle EBS
3 62 (14.09%) Dynamics AX
4 58 (13.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 33 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
5 33 (7.50%) Oracle Receivables
6 31 (7.05%) Dynamics NAV
7 28 (6.36%) Oracle Assets
8 27 (6.14%) Oracle Financials
9 26 (5.91%) Oracle 11i
10 21 (4.77%) Oracle General Ledger
11 20 (4.55%) SAP HCM
12 19 (4.32%) NetSuite
13 18 (4.09%) Oracle iProcurement
14 16 (3.64%) SAP MM
15 15 (3.41%) Oracle Cash Management
16 14 (3.18%) SAP CO
16 14 (3.18%) SAP FI
16 14 (3.18%) SAP FI/CO
17 13 (2.95%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 45 (10.23%) Dynamics 365
2 26 (5.91%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 22 (5.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 22 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (2.05%) Taleo
5 5 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.91%) SaaS
7 3 (0.68%) Force.com
8 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.45%) Extranet
1 2 (0.45%) Internet
1 2 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (1.36%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.14%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (0.91%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (0.68%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.45%) Power BI
9 1 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.23%) LSMW
2 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 160 (36.36%) Finance
2 67 (15.23%) Manufacturing
3 41 (9.32%) Retail
4 31 (7.05%) Advertising
5 25 (5.68%) General Ledger
6 17 (3.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.82%) Marketing
8 7 (1.59%) Banking
9 6 (1.36%) Billing
10 2 (0.45%) German Language
10 2 (0.45%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.45%) Law
10 2 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (4.55%) Middleware
3 8 (1.82%) Mason
4 6 (1.36%) .NET
5 5 (1.14%) COM
5 5 (1.14%) XML
6 3 (0.68%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (0.45%) IDoc
7 2 (0.45%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.23%) BAPI
8 1 (0.23%) EDI
8 1 (0.23%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.23%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.55%) Life Science
3 16 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 8 (1.82%) FMCG
6 6 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.45%) User Experience
9 1 (0.23%) Derivative
9 1 (0.23%) EPoS
9 1 (0.23%) Equities
9 1 (0.23%) Fintech
9 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.23%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (23.41%) ERP
2 90 (20.45%) CRM
3 53 (12.05%) Logistics
4 49 (11.14%) Project Management
5 47 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (8.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 33 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
9 30 (6.82%) Procure-to-Pay
10 27 (6.14%) Change Management
11 26 (5.91%) Customer Requirements
12 25 (5.68%) Migration
12 25 (5.68%) Presales
12 25 (5.68%) PRINCE2
13 20 (4.55%) Data Migration
13 20 (4.55%) Order to Cash
14 17 (3.86%) Coaching
14 17 (3.86%) Time Management
14 17 (3.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.23%) SQL
2 19 (4.32%) PL/SQL
3 9 (2.05%) C#
4 8 (1.82%) C
5 5 (1.14%) ABAP
6 4 (0.91%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.45%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.23%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.23%) X++
Qualifications
1 40 (9.09%) Degree
2 7 (1.59%) ACCA
2 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.36%) CIMA
3 6 (1.36%) MBA
3 6 (1.36%) SAP Certification
4 4 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.91%) MOS
4 4 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.68%) PMP
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.23%) APMP
7 1 (0.23%) CCA
7 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.82%) GMP
2 3 (0.68%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) GAAP
Vendors
1 161 (36.59%) Oracle
2 126 (28.64%) Microsoft
3 100 (22.73%) SAP
4 46 (10.45%) Salesforce.com
5 32 (7.27%) JD Edwards
6 22 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
7 12 (2.73%) Cognizant
8 8 (1.82%) Sage
8 8 (1.82%) Workday
9 7 (1.59%) Cognos
9 7 (1.59%) Epicor
9 7 (1.59%) Infor
9 7 (1.59%) Pegasus
10 6 (1.36%) CA
10 6 (1.36%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.68%) Ariba
11 3 (0.68%) IFS
12 2 (0.45%) Marketo
12 2 (0.45%) Pardot
12 2 (0.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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