Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Implementation Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 739 692 763
Rank change year-on-year -47 +71 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Implementation Consultant 465 541 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 404 489 501
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 167,103 171,058 200,204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,605 142,472 167,445
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,738
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.85% +1.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Implementation Consultant in the UK

Implementation Consultant
Top 13 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 18 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 -51 424 £45,000 - 97
UK excluding London -32 267 £40,000 -5.88% 59
London -36 150 £55,000 +10.00% 38
South East +35 127 £42,500 -10.53% 22
Midlands +7 53 £47,500 -5.00% 16
West Midlands +17 39 £47,500 -24.00% 11
North of England -58 37 £33,750 -3.57% 10
East of England +6 23 £39,250 -28.64% 4
North West -32 22 £32,500 - 7
South West -6 19 £27,500 -28.57% 7
Yorkshire +13 15 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Scotland -29 8 £47,500 +21.02%
East Midlands -1 6 £38,750 +14.81% 4

Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Implementation 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 Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 193 (41.51%) SQL
2 161 (34.62%) Finance
3 138 (29.68%) Project Management
4 114 (24.52%) Microsoft
5 73 (15.70%) ERP
6 70 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
7 66 (14.19%) Presales
8 64 (13.76%) HTML
8 64 (13.76%) SQL Server
9 60 (12.90%) Business Analysis
10 58 (12.47%) Microsoft Excel
11 56 (12.04%) CSS
12 55 (11.83%) Oracle
13 54 (11.61%) XML
14 53 (11.40%) Banking
15 52 (11.18%) Degree
15 52 (11.18%) C#
16 49 (10.54%) Java
16 49 (10.54%) Unix
17 47 (10.11%) Windows
18 41 (8.82%) CRM
18 41 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
19 40 (8.60%) Time Management
20 39 (8.39%) Linux
21 37 (7.96%) MS Access
22 36 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
22 36 (7.74%) Test Scripting
23 35 (7.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
23 35 (7.53%) PRINCE2
23 35 (7.53%) SAP

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 20 (4.30%) Tomcat
2 17 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.94%) IIS
4 6 (1.29%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.29%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.65%) Alfresco
5 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 58 (12.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (4.95%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (2.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (2.15%) NetSuite
4 8 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.72%) SAP Business One
5 7 (1.51%) Sage 200
6 6 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (1.08%) ResourceLink
8 4 (0.86%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.86%) Sage BI
9 3 (0.65%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.65%) Dynamics SL
9 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.65%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 2 (0.43%) assyst
10 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.43%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.10%) SaaS
2 20 (4.30%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (1.51%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (1.29%) FinancialForce
5 5 (1.08%) Office 365
6 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.80%) Firewall
2 12 (2.58%) SNMP
3 5 (1.08%) VPN
4 4 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.86%) DNS
4 4 (0.86%) MPLS
4 4 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.65%) DHCP
5 3 (0.65%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.65%) VoIP
5 3 (0.65%) WebEx
5 3 (0.65%) Wireless
6 2 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.43%) GoToMeeting
6 2 (0.43%) Internet
6 2 (0.43%) LAN
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) SMS
7 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.96%) MS Access
3 20 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.87%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 14 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.80%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.15%) Big Data
9 8 (1.72%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.29%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.29%) SAP HANA
11 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.86%) MySQL
12 4 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.65%) EDMS
13 3 (0.65%) Electronic Patient Records
13 3 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (3.87%) JIRA
2 16 (3.44%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.65%) Maven
4 1 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 161 (34.62%) Finance
2 53 (11.40%) Banking
3 31 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.95%) Retail
5 19 (4.09%) Billing
5 19 (4.09%) Financial Institution
5 19 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.23%) Marketing
6 15 (3.23%) Retail Banking
7 11 (2.37%) Advertising
8 9 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.51%) French Language
9 7 (1.51%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.29%) Front Office
11 5 (1.08%) Electronics
12 4 (0.86%) Legal
13 3 (0.65%) Back Office
13 3 (0.65%) Games
14 2 (0.43%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.43%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (13.76%) HTML
2 56 (12.04%) CSS
3 54 (11.61%) XML
4 30 (6.45%) Web Services
5 25 (5.38%) .NET
6 15 (3.23%) JSON
7 14 (3.01%) Java EE
7 14 (3.01%) Middleware
8 13 (2.80%) Apache Camel
8 13 (2.80%) HTML5
8 13 (2.80%) J2EE
8 13 (2.80%) XHTML
8 13 (2.80%) XSL
9 12 (2.58%) REST
9 12 (2.58%) SOAP
9 12 (2.58%) XSLT
10 5 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.86%) Mason
12 3 (0.65%) XMPP
13 2 (0.43%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.38%) Hedge funds
3 24 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.52%) Driving Licence
5 13 (2.80%) NHS
6 12 (2.58%) CMDB
6 12 (2.58%) Fintech
7 11 (2.37%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.72%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.72%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.08%) Chip and PIN
10 5 (1.08%) EPoS
10 5 (1.08%) Life Science
11 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.86%) Marketing Technology
12 3 (0.65%) Clustering
12 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.65%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.54%) Unix
2 47 (10.11%) Windows
3 39 (8.39%) Linux
4 18 (3.87%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.72%) Android
5 8 (1.72%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (29.68%) Project Management
2 73 (15.70%) ERP
3 66 (14.19%) Presales
4 60 (12.90%) Business Analysis
5 41 (8.82%) CRM
6 40 (8.60%) Time Management
7 36 (7.74%) Test Scripting
7 36 (7.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 35 (7.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 35 (7.53%) PRINCE2
8 35 (7.53%) Web Development
9 34 (7.31%) Scrum
9 34 (7.31%) Software Delivery
10 33 (7.10%) Logistics
10 33 (7.10%) Unit Testing
11 32 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (5.59%) Migration
14 25 (5.38%) Data Migration
15 23 (4.95%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 193 (41.51%) SQL
2 52 (11.18%) C#
3 49 (10.54%) Java
4 24 (5.16%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.01%) Bash Shell
5 14 (3.01%) C++
5 14 (3.01%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.58%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.58%) XPath
7 11 (2.37%) Python
8 10 (2.15%) Perl
8 10 (2.15%) PHP
8 10 (2.15%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.72%) Lua
11 7 (1.51%) C
11 7 (1.51%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.29%) VB
13 5 (1.08%) VBA
14 4 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (11.18%) Degree
2 9 (1.94%) ISEB
3 8 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.29%) AAT
5 5 (1.08%) CCIE
5 5 (1.08%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.86%) CIMA
6 4 (0.86%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.65%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.65%) CCNA
7 3 (0.65%) CCNP
7 3 (0.65%) MCP
7 3 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.65%) VCP5
7 3 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.43%) ACCA
8 2 (0.43%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.01%) QA
2 6 (1.29%) SEPA
3 2 (0.43%) GAMP
3 2 (0.43%) PSD2
4 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (24.52%) Microsoft
2 55 (11.83%) Oracle
3 35 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
3 35 (7.53%) SAP
4 25 (5.38%) Sage
5 14 (3.01%) ServiceNow
5 14 (3.01%) VMware
6 13 (2.80%) Cisco
6 13 (2.80%) TIBCO
7 12 (2.58%) AppDynamics
7 12 (2.58%) BMC
7 12 (2.58%) Ivanti
7 12 (2.58%) Remedy
7 12 (2.58%) Splunk
8 11 (2.37%) Epicor
9 9 (1.94%) Infor
10 7 (1.51%) Adobe
10 7 (1.51%) HP
10 7 (1.51%) Xero
11 6 (1.29%) IBM