Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Management Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Management Consultant
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 876 912 884
Rank change year-on-year +36 -28 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Management Consultant 320 312 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 219 211 269
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £110,000 £97,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -21.74% -8.00%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Management Consultant over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Management Consultant in the UK

Management 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 Management Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +32 272 £65,000 - 13
London +5 170 £70,000 -3.45% 10
UK excluding London +23 97 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North of England +9 35 £32,500 - 1
South East +52 34 £56,000 -10.40% 2
North West -10 32 £32,500 -
Midlands +15 10 £42,500 -
West Midlands +10 10 £42,500 -
South West +10 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Scotland -22 6 £70,000 +40.00% 1
East of England -10 4 £63,750 +18.60%
Yorkshire +9 3 £61,500 -
Wales +11 1 - -

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Management 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 Management Consultant in the job title.

1 77 (24.06%) Finance
2 76 (23.75%) SAP
2 76 (23.75%) Business Development
3 60 (18.75%) Coaching
4 57 (17.81%) Project Management
5 53 (16.56%) Degree
6 52 (16.25%) Service Management
7 51 (15.94%) Oracle
8 49 (15.31%) ITIL
9 47 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 45 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (13.75%) CRM
12 40 (12.50%) Change Management
13 38 (11.88%) ITSM
13 38 (11.88%) JavaScript
13 38 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (10.94%) ERP
15 34 (10.63%) Business Transformation
15 34 (10.63%) Identity Access Management
16 33 (10.31%) Presales
17 30 (9.38%) IT Strategy
18 29 (9.06%) Target Operating Model
19 27 (8.44%) SuccessFactors
19 27 (8.44%) HTML
19 27 (8.44%) XML
19 27 (8.44%) Banking
20 25 (7.81%) Data Management
20 25 (7.81%) CSS
21 23 (7.19%) CyberArk
22 22 (6.88%) Ariba

Management 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 5 (1.56%) SAS
2 4 (1.25%) Drupal
2 4 (1.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.31%) CMS
3 1 (0.31%) IIS
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.31%) Revit
1 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.50%) SAP CRM
1 8 (2.50%) SAP FS
2 5 (1.56%) SAP HCM
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.31%) Primavera
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.44%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.94%) IaaS
4 3 (0.94%) Office 365
4 3 (0.94%) SaaS
5 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.63%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Skype
2 3 (0.94%) TACACS
2 3 (0.94%) Wireless
3 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.31%) LDAP
4 1 (0.31%) Multicast
4 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) WebEx
4 1 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.50%) Big Data
2 5 (1.56%) QlikView
2 5 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.25%) Base SAS
3 4 (1.25%) Blockchain
3 4 (1.25%) GIS
3 4 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.94%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.94%) SAS EBI
4 3 (0.94%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.31%) DB2
5 1 (0.31%) MySQL
5 1 (0.31%) OLAP
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.31%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Selenium
2 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 77 (24.06%) Finance
2 27 (8.44%) Banking
3 12 (3.75%) Retail
4 7 (2.19%) Legal
4 7 (2.19%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.56%) Law
6 5 (1.56%) Marketing
7 4 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
9 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.44%) HTML
1 27 (8.44%) XML
2 25 (7.81%) CSS
3 19 (5.94%) SAP TM
4 16 (5.00%) Web Services
5 15 (4.69%) SailPoint
6 12 (3.75%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.88%) OAuth
7 6 (1.88%) OpenID
7 6 (1.88%) SAML
8 5 (1.56%) .NET
9 2 (0.63%) Ajax
9 2 (0.63%) Natural Language Processing
9 2 (0.63%) SOAP
10 1 (0.31%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (2.81%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.88%) Taxonomies
4 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.25%) User Experience
6 3 (0.94%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (0.63%) Life Science
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.31%) Fintech
8 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.31%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.31%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.44%) Windows
2 9 (2.81%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.88%) Linux
4 2 (0.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.31%) HPUX
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.75%) Business Development
2 60 (18.75%) Coaching
3 57 (17.81%) Project Management
4 52 (16.25%) Service Management
5 49 (15.31%) ITIL
6 47 (14.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (13.75%) CRM
8 40 (12.50%) Change Management
9 38 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (11.88%) ITSM
10 35 (10.94%) ERP
11 34 (10.63%) Business Transformation
11 34 (10.63%) Identity Access Management
12 33 (10.31%) Presales
13 30 (9.38%) IT Strategy
14 29 (9.06%) Target Operating Model
15 25 (7.81%) Data Management
16 22 (6.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 21 (6.56%) Logistics
17 21 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (11.88%) JavaScript
2 19 (5.94%) ABAP
3 13 (4.06%) C
3 13 (4.06%) Java
4 9 (2.81%) SQL
5 4 (1.25%) PHP
6 3 (0.94%) Perl
6 3 (0.94%) Python
7 2 (0.63%) C#
8 1 (0.31%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 53 (16.56%) Degree
2 21 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.81%) CISSP
5 8 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.56%) CISM
7 4 (1.25%) GIAC
7 4 (1.25%) ISSAP
8 2 (0.63%) CCNA
8 2 (0.63%) CCNP
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.63%) MCSE
8 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.31%) CFA
9 1 (0.31%) CIMA
9 1 (0.31%) IISP
9 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.81%) COBIT
3 6 (1.88%) QA
4 3 (0.94%) GDPR
5 2 (0.63%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.63%) FATCA
5 2 (0.63%) IFRS
5 2 (0.63%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.31%) MiFID
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.63%) QRadar
2 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.31%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 76 (23.75%) SAP
2 51 (15.94%) Oracle
3 23 (7.19%) CyberArk
4 22 (6.88%) Ariba
5 15 (4.69%) ForgeRock
5 15 (4.69%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.13%) ServiceNow
7 9 (2.81%) IBM
8 7 (2.19%) CA
8 7 (2.19%) VMware
9 6 (1.88%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.88%) Concur
9 6 (1.88%) Dell
9 6 (1.88%) HEAT Software
10 5 (1.56%) F5
10 5 (1.56%) Informatica
11 4 (1.25%) HP
11 4 (1.25%) Splunk
11 4 (1.25%) Teradata
12 3 (0.94%) LogRhythm