Period
to 16 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Implementation Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

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

Implementation Consultant
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 715 711 801
Rank change year-on-year -4 +90 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 369 493 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 316 451 340
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -10.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £29,200
90th Percentile £83,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -11.76%

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 131,423 157,999 168,328
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.93% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 104,742 127,341 134,862
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,673
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.88% +0.36%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Implementation Consultant in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Implementation Consultant in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Implementation Consultant over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Implementation Consultant in the UK

Implementation 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 Implementation Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. 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 -14 353 £53,750 +7.50% 61
London +57 190 £62,500 +8.70% 20
UK excluding London -19 168 £42,500 +3.66% 43
South East +7 66 £49,500 +32.00% 17
North of England +42 40 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Midlands +13 36 £40,000 - 11
West Midlands +20 27 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North West +38 17 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +3 15 £42,500 -22.73% 3
South West +15 11 £42,500 -8.11% 3
East of England +15 10 £46,250 - 6
East Midlands +22 9 £30,000 -17.24% 5
North East - 8 £50,000 -
Scotland +25 5 £47,500 -6.40% 1

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, Implementation Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 185 (50.14%) SQL
2 144 (39.02%) Finance
3 93 (25.20%) SQL Server
3 93 (25.20%) Business Analysis
4 89 (24.12%) Oracle
5 85 (23.04%) XML
6 75 (20.33%) Investment Management
7 71 (19.24%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (18.97%) Asset Management
8 70 (18.97%) Derivative
8 70 (18.97%) Front Office
9 69 (18.70%) Charles River
10 68 (18.43%) Fixed Income
10 68 (18.43%) Equities
10 68 (18.43%) Markit EDM
11 67 (18.16%) Hedge funds
11 67 (18.16%) Calypso
11 67 (18.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 67 (18.16%) SimCorp
11 67 (18.16%) Front Arena
11 67 (18.16%) thinkFolio
12 59 (15.99%) Workflow
13 57 (15.45%) Oracle Workflow
14 55 (14.91%) Java
14 55 (14.91%) French Language
14 55 (14.91%) German Language
15 54 (14.63%) Software Engineering
16 51 (13.82%) Italian Language
17 50 (13.55%) Spanish Language
17 50 (13.55%) Dutch Language

Implementation 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 57 (15.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (1.36%) IIS
2 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.81%) JBoss
3 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.54%) Confluence
4 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.27%) CMS
5 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.27%) SAS
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 68 (18.43%) Markit EDM
2 67 (18.16%) Front Arena
2 67 (18.16%) thinkFolio
3 16 (4.34%) NetSuite
4 5 (1.36%) SAP Business One
5 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.81%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.81%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.54%) Advent Geneva
7 2 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.54%) Tradar
8 1 (0.27%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.11%) SaaS
2 23 (6.23%) AWS
3 17 (4.61%) Azure
4 10 (2.71%) Office 365
5 6 (1.63%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.08%) IaaS
7 4 (1.08%) PaaS
7 4 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.81%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.54%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.54%) Mavenlink
9 2 (0.54%) Slack
9 2 (0.54%) Trello
10 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.52%) Internet
2 8 (2.17%) Firewall
2 8 (2.17%) WebEx
3 4 (1.08%) DNS
3 4 (1.08%) NGN
3 4 (1.08%) WAN
3 4 (1.08%) Wireless
4 3 (0.81%) SSL
5 2 (0.54%) Skype
5 2 (0.54%) SMTP
6 1 (0.27%) FIX Connectivity
6 1 (0.27%) HTTP
6 1 (0.27%) Network Security
6 1 (0.27%) SSH
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.05%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.79%) MySQL
4 13 (3.52%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.98%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.90%) Big Data
8 6 (1.63%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.36%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.54%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (3.25%) JIRA
2 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.54%) Maven
General
1 144 (39.02%) Finance
2 70 (18.97%) Front Office
3 55 (14.91%) French Language
3 55 (14.91%) German Language
4 51 (13.82%) Italian Language
5 50 (13.55%) Dutch Language
5 50 (13.55%) Spanish Language
6 25 (6.78%) Marketing
7 23 (6.23%) Banking
8 11 (2.98%) Law
9 10 (2.71%) Public Sector
10 8 (2.17%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.63%) Retail
12 5 (1.36%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.36%) International Banking
13 3 (0.81%) Electronics
13 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.54%) Military
15 1 (0.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (23.04%) XML
2 45 (12.20%) .NET
3 25 (6.78%) J2EE
3 25 (6.78%) Web Services
4 15 (4.07%) HTML
5 14 (3.79%) SOAP
6 13 (3.52%) CSS
7 8 (2.17%) REST
8 7 (1.90%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (1.90%) JSON
8 7 (1.90%) Middleware
9 5 (1.36%) RESTful
10 3 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.81%) HTML5
10 3 (0.81%) jQuery
11 2 (0.54%) Apache Camel
11 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.54%) Natural Language Processing
12 1 (0.27%) OpenID
12 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 70 (18.97%) Derivative
2 68 (18.43%) Equities
2 68 (18.43%) Fixed Income
3 67 (18.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 67 (18.16%) Hedge funds
4 43 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (6.23%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (4.61%) Driving Licence
7 11 (2.98%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.63%) Learning Management System
10 5 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.36%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.36%) User Experience
11 4 (1.08%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.08%) Marketing Technology
12 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.81%) Life Science
13 2 (0.54%) OTC Derivatives
14 1 (0.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.30%) Windows
2 17 (4.61%) Linux
3 16 (4.34%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.17%) Unix
5 4 (1.08%) CentOS
6 3 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.54%) Android
7 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.54%) webOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (25.20%) Business Analysis
2 75 (20.33%) Investment Management
3 71 (19.24%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (18.97%) Asset Management
5 59 (15.99%) Workflow
6 54 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 50 (13.55%) Project Management
8 46 (12.47%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (11.92%) Project Delivery
10 36 (9.76%) ERP
11 34 (9.21%) Migration
12 33 (8.94%) Presales
12 33 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (8.13%) Fintech
14 26 (7.05%) ETL
15 22 (5.96%) CRM
16 19 (5.15%) Service Management
17 18 (4.88%) Customer Requirements
18 16 (4.34%) Computer Science
18 16 (4.34%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 185 (50.14%) SQL
2 55 (14.91%) Java
3 44 (11.92%) C#
4 35 (9.49%) Perl
5 16 (4.34%) JavaScript
6 15 (4.07%) C++
7 10 (2.71%) Python
8 8 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 7 (1.90%) C
10 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.27%) PHP
11 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (10.30%) Degree
2 8 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.54%) MCP
4 2 (0.54%) MCSE
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ACCA
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.27%) HL7
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (2.44%) Docker
2 7 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.81%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (3.52%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.17%) Terraform
3 6 (1.63%) Rancher
4 3 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.27%) SCCM
5 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 89 (24.12%) Oracle
2 69 (18.70%) Charles River
3 67 (18.16%) Calypso
3 67 (18.16%) SimCorp
4 37 (10.03%) Microsoft
5 22 (5.96%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.52%) SAP
7 8 (2.17%) Google
8 7 (1.90%) Adobe
8 7 (1.90%) Sage
8 7 (1.90%) VMware
9 6 (1.63%) HubSpot
10 5 (1.36%) Cisco
10 5 (1.36%) TOWER Software
11 4 (1.08%) Meraki
11 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.08%) Sybase
12 3 (0.81%) FNZ
12 3 (0.81%) Tealium
13 2 (0.54%) Eze Castle Integration