The median annual salary for a Governance Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 930 969
Rank change year-on-year +89 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Consultant 26 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.027% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.028% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 11
Median salary £70,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £47,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary - £47,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year - -9.95%  

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 84085 99656 107160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69887 83740 87378
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Governance Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Governance Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Governance Consultant in the UK

Governance Consultant
Top 2 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 3 months to 28 April 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 +80 26 £70,000 +75.00%
London +67 26 £70,000 +75.00%

Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (57.14%) Data Governance
2 16 (45.71%) GDPR
3 15 (42.86%) Data Quality
4 13 (37.14%) Data Management
5 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (31.43%) Data Privacy
6 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (25.71%) Data Stewardship
6 9 (25.71%) Master Data Management
7 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
7 8 (22.86%) Informatica
8 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
9 6 (17.14%) Banking
9 6 (17.14%) Finance
9 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
10 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (14.29%) Ab Initio
10 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
10 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (11.43%) IT Governance
11 4 (11.43%) SAP GRC
11 4 (11.43%) Reference Data
11 4 (11.43%) FMCG
11 4 (11.43%) Life Science
11 4 (11.43%) Retail
11 4 (11.43%) Information Management
11 4 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis

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 4 (11.43%) SAP GRC
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
General
1 6 (17.14%) Banking
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.43%) FMCG
3 4 (11.43%) Life Science
3 4 (11.43%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Data Governance
2 13 (37.14%) Data Management
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Data Privacy
4 9 (25.71%) Data Stewardship
4 9 (25.71%) Master Data Management
5 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
6 7 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (11.43%) Internal Audit
8 4 (11.43%) Metadata Management
8 4 (11.43%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (11.43%) SIEM
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 4 (11.43%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CISA
1 3 (8.57%) CISM
1 3 (8.57%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (45.71%) GDPR
2 15 (42.86%) Data Quality
3 9 (25.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (8.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (8.57%) ISO22301
5 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Informatica
2 5 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com