Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Governance Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1141 1160 1242
Rank change year-on-year +19 +82 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Governance Consultant 26 19 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.011% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.011% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 36
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +22.73% -
10th Percentile £39,000 £44,436 £38,750
90th Percentile £80,625 £86,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -2.78% -1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,671 168,389 201,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135,609 140,138 168,475
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Governance Consultant in the UK

Governance Consultant
Top 7 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 22 January 2018. 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 +30 26 £70,000 -11.11% 1
UK excluding London +14 19 £65,000 +23.81%
South East +28 18 £70,000 +33.33%
London -12 7 £76,500 -7.27% 1
North West -2 1 £60,000 +42.24%
North of England -3 1 £60,000 +42.24%
South West - 1 £60,000 -

Governance Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 17 (65.38%) Data Governance
2 15 (57.69%) Data Quality
3 13 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 11 (42.31%) Data Management
5 10 (38.46%) Data Integration
5 10 (38.46%) Master Data Management
6 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) COBIT
9 5 (19.23%) QA
9 5 (19.23%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) Scrum
9 5 (19.23%) CMMI
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
9 5 (19.23%) ITSM
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
9 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) Target Operating Model
9 5 (19.23%) Service Design
9 5 (19.23%) Compliance Management
9 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
9 5 (19.23%) Kanban
10 3 (11.54%) CGEIT
10 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
10 3 (11.54%) CRISC

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:

General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Data Governance
2 13 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 11 (42.31%) Data Management
4 10 (38.46%) Data Integration
4 10 (38.46%) Master Data Management
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Change Management
6 5 (19.23%) CMMI
6 5 (19.23%) Compliance Management
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
6 5 (19.23%) ITSM
6 5 (19.23%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 5 (19.23%) Service Design
6 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
6 5 (19.23%) Target Operating Model
6 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) CGEIT
2 3 (11.54%) CISA
2 3 (11.54%) CISM
2 3 (11.54%) CRISC
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) Data Quality
2 5 (19.23%) COBIT
2 5 (19.23%) QA
3 3 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (11.54%) ISO 22301
3 3 (11.54%) ISO 31000
3 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (7.69%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Ab Initio
1 3 (11.54%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Trillium