Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Governance Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Governance Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1242 1297
Rank change year-on-year +92 +55 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Consultant 42 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.020% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 17
UK median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% -22.73% +19.57%
10th Percentile £51,250 £35,000 £43,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £62,000 £78,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year +15.79% -9.95% +17.22%

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 171314 195618 214070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 139663 164331 175586
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% -

Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Governance Consultant in the UK

Governance Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Governance Consultant in the UK

Governance Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Governance Consultant over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Governance Consultant in the UK

Governance Consultant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Governance Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +82 42 £65,000 +52.94%
London +73 41 £65,000 +57.58%
South East +80 1 £55,000 +2.33%
UK excluding London +77 1 £55,000 +15.79%

Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Governance 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 Governance Consultant in the job title.

1 20 (47.62%) Data Governance
2 18 (42.86%) GDPR
2 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (35.71%) Information Security
3 15 (35.71%) Data Management
3 15 (35.71%) Data Quality
4 14 (33.33%) Information Management
5 11 (26.19%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
5 11 (26.19%) Data Security
5 11 (26.19%) Information Governance
6 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (21.43%) Data Privacy
8 8 (19.05%) Master Data Management
8 8 (19.05%) Data Stewardship
9 7 (16.67%) Finance
9 7 (16.67%) Data Integration
10 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
10 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.29%) Analytics
11 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.90%) Informatica
12 4 (9.52%) CISSP
12 4 (9.52%) CISA
12 4 (9.52%) CISM
12 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
13 3 (7.14%) SIEM
13 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement

Governance 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP GRC
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.14%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.76%) FMCG
5 2 (4.76%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Data Governance
2 15 (35.71%) Data Management
2 15 (35.71%) Information Security
3 14 (33.33%) Information Management
4 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
4 11 (26.19%) Data Security
4 11 (26.19%) Information Governance
5 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.43%) Data Privacy
7 8 (19.05%) Data Stewardship
7 8 (19.05%) Master Data Management
8 7 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 6 (14.29%) Analytics
9 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
9 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (9.52%) IT Governance
11 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
11 3 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
11 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) CISA
1 4 (9.52%) CISM
1 4 (9.52%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) GDPR
1 18 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (35.71%) Data Quality
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (7.14%) ISO 22301
3 3 (7.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Informatica
2 3 (7.14%) Ab Initio
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com