Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Management Consultant was £66,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 890 852 925
Rank change year-on-year -38 +73 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Management Consultant 268 336 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 179 232 203
UK median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £108,000 £110,000 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +54.12% -15.00% -9.09%

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 157,980 168,274 183,899
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 127,315 134,818 154,230
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Management Consultant in the UK

Management 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 Management Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 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 -17 218 £65,000 +8.33% 16
London +23 149 £65,000 -7.14% 9
UK excluding London -35 70 £65,500 +54.12% 8
South East +4 25 £65,000 +23.81% 1
South West +16 12 £60,500 +27.37% 2
Midlands +14 12 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands +26 11 £45,000 +5.88%
North of England -6 11 £82,500 +153.85% 2
North West -11 11 £82,500 +153.85% 1
East of England +17 4 £37,500 -40.00% 2
Wales 0 4 £66,750 -
Scotland -4 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £60,000 -

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Management 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 Management Consultant in the job title.

1 71 (26.49%) Finance
2 62 (23.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (22.76%) Coaching
4 58 (21.64%) Degree
5 55 (20.52%) Oracle
6 54 (20.15%) Change Management
7 49 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (17.91%) IT Strategy
9 47 (17.54%) Business Development
10 46 (17.16%) Service Management
10 46 (17.16%) SAP
11 45 (16.79%) ERP
11 45 (16.79%) Business Transformation
12 42 (15.67%) ITSM
13 41 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (13.81%) ITIL
15 34 (12.69%) Target Operating Model
15 34 (12.69%) Identity Access Management
16 33 (12.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 32 (11.94%) CRM
17 32 (11.94%) Project Management
18 29 (10.82%) Computer Science Degree
19 26 (9.70%) SuccessFactors
19 26 (9.70%) Microsoft
20 24 (8.96%) CSS
20 24 (8.96%) XML
20 24 (8.96%) HTML
20 24 (8.96%) JavaScript
20 24 (8.96%) Ariba
20 24 (8.96%) AngularJS

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 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.87%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle ASCP
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle SCM
3 3 (1.12%) SAP PP
3 3 (1.12%) SAP WM
4 2 (0.75%) SAP EHS
4 2 (0.75%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.75%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP IBP
5 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.37%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.70%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.75%) ICMP
1 2 (0.75%) IPv4
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.73%) Big Data
2 6 (2.24%) Blockchain
2 6 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (1.49%) Lumira
4 4 (1.49%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.49%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.37%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Hudson
1 1 (0.37%) LSMW
General
1 71 (26.49%) Finance
2 17 (6.34%) Banking
3 15 (5.60%) Retail
4 9 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.61%) Back Office
7 6 (2.24%) General Ledger
7 6 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.87%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.87%) Marketing
9 4 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.12%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Billing
11 2 (0.75%) Electronics
11 2 (0.75%) Legal
12 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.96%) AngularJS
1 24 (8.96%) CSS
1 24 (8.96%) HTML
1 24 (8.96%) XML
2 9 (3.36%) Middleware
3 7 (2.61%) .NET
4 4 (1.49%) SailPoint
4 4 (1.49%) Web Services
5 3 (1.12%) WSH
6 2 (0.75%) J2EE
6 2 (0.75%) OAuth
6 2 (0.75%) OpenID
6 2 (0.75%) SAML
7 1 (0.37%) BAPI
7 1 (0.37%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.73%) Credit Risk
3 8 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.87%) Fintech
5 5 (1.87%) PMI
5 5 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.49%) Derivative
6 4 (1.49%) Equities
6 4 (1.49%) FMCG
7 3 (1.12%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.75%) Social Media
9 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.37%) Life Science
9 1 (0.37%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.37%) Windows
1 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 61 (22.76%) Coaching
3 54 (20.15%) Change Management
4 49 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (17.91%) IT Strategy
6 47 (17.54%) Business Development
7 46 (17.16%) Service Management
8 45 (16.79%) Business Transformation
8 45 (16.79%) ERP
9 42 (15.67%) ITSM
10 37 (13.81%) ITIL
11 34 (12.69%) Identity Access Management
11 34 (12.69%) Target Operating Model
12 33 (12.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 32 (11.94%) CRM
13 32 (11.94%) Project Management
14 21 (7.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 20 (7.46%) Business Analysis
16 19 (7.09%) Data Management
17 18 (6.72%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 24 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 14 (5.22%) C
3 9 (3.36%) Java
4 8 (2.99%) SQL
5 2 (0.75%) C#
5 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.37%) Python
6 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (21.64%) Degree
2 29 (10.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (7.09%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.10%) CFA
5 9 (3.36%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.99%) ISEB
7 6 (2.24%) MBA
8 5 (1.87%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.49%) ACCA
9 4 (1.49%) CIMA
9 4 (1.49%) PMP
10 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.75%) APMP
11 2 (0.75%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.75%) CIPD
11 2 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.99%) GDPR
2 5 (1.87%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (1.87%) FATCA
2 5 (1.87%) IFRS
2 5 (1.87%) IFRS 9
2 5 (1.87%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.49%) PMO
4 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.75%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) PSD2
5 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Docker
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.37%) XenApp
2 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) Nessus
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
2 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 55 (20.52%) Oracle
2 46 (17.16%) SAP
3 26 (9.70%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.96%) Ariba
5 6 (2.24%) CyberArk
6 5 (1.87%) Adobe
6 5 (1.87%) ForgeRock
6 5 (1.87%) Symantec
7 4 (1.49%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.49%) Tableau
8 3 (1.12%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.75%) IFS
9 2 (0.75%) Qualys
9 2 (0.75%) Rapid7
9 2 (0.75%) Snow
10 1 (0.37%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.37%) Centrify
10 1 (0.37%) Okta
10 1 (0.37%) OneLogin
10 1 (0.37%) Ping Identity