The median annual salary for a Management Consultant was £57,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 748 696
Rank change year-on-year +66 -52  
Permanent jobs requiring a Management Consultant 201 175 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 139 114 167
Median salary £57,250 £68,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.80% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £109,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -26.08% +4.54%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Management Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Management Consultant in the UK

Management Consultant
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 180 £60,000 -12.40% 15
London +37 102 £65,000 -7.14% 9
South East +61 26 £52,500 -27.58%
North West -21 21 £32,500 -53.57% 2
West Midlands +18 19 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Surrey +44 16 £51,500 +47.14%
Warwickshire +16 12 £42,500 - 1
Leamington Spa - 12 £42,500 - 1
Liverpool +10 10 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Merseyside -1 10 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Egham - 10 - -
Manchester -16 8 £46,250 -7.50% 1
City of London +18 7 £67,500 +10.20% 4
South West +11 7 - - 1
Coventry -2 7 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 £45,000 -
Wales - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire +26 3 £37,000 -48.96%
Reading +31 2 £37,000 -
West Yorkshire +14 2 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Scotland +12 2 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Leeds +9 2 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Yorkshire +4 2 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Newport - 2 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £57,000 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £57,000 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 - -
Bracknell +28 1 - -

Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 104 (26.74%) Finance
2 87 (22.37%) Project Management
3 70 (17.99%) Service Management
4 63 (16.20%) SAP
5 60 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (13.88%) ITIL
7 53 (13.62%) Change Management
7 53 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
8 51 (13.11%) JavaScript
8 51 (13.11%) Oracle
9 50 (12.85%) Performance Management
10 46 (11.83%) Risk Management
11 45 (11.57%) Banking
12 44 (11.31%) ITSM
12 44 (11.31%) Coaching
13 42 (10.80%) Presales
14 41 (10.54%) Degree
14 41 (10.54%) Business Development
14 41 (10.54%) ERP
14 41 (10.54%) Business Transformation
15 38 (9.77%) PRINCE2
16 37 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (7.97%) Web Services
18 30 (7.71%) Java
18 30 (7.71%) Identity Access Management
19 28 (7.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 28 (7.20%) Asset Management
19 28 (7.20%) HTML
19 28 (7.20%) XML
20 27 (6.94%) Tivoli

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 4 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (1.03%) SAS
2 2 (0.51%) GeoServer
3 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.26%) CMS
3 1 (0.26%) IIS
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) Revit
2 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.60%) SAP CO
1 14 (3.60%) SAP FI
1 14 (3.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (3.34%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.08%) Primavera
4 11 (2.83%) Maximo
4 11 (2.83%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
4 11 (2.83%) SAP HR
4 11 (2.83%) SAP MM
4 11 (2.83%) SAP PM
4 11 (2.83%) SAP QM
4 11 (2.83%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.03%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 2 (0.51%) assyst
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (0.51%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.26%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.26%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.66%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.03%) IaaS
3 4 (1.03%) PaaS
3 4 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.54%) DNS
2 4 (1.03%) WebEx
3 2 (0.51%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) LDAP
4 1 (0.26%) TACACS
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.63%) Big Data
2 11 (2.83%) GIS
3 10 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.54%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.29%) DB2
6 4 (1.03%) MySQL
7 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (3.60%) Selenium
2 12 (3.08%) Appium
2 12 (3.08%) Calabash
2 12 (3.08%) Cucumber
2 12 (3.08%) HP UFT
2 12 (3.08%) SilkTest
General
1 104 (26.74%) Finance
2 45 (11.57%) Banking
3 20 (5.14%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.60%) Retail
5 13 (3.34%) Marketing
6 11 (2.83%) Billing
6 11 (2.83%) Legal
6 11 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.06%) Advertising
7 8 (2.06%) Automotive
8 4 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.03%) Law
9 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.97%) Web Services
2 28 (7.20%) HTML
2 28 (7.20%) XML
3 23 (5.91%) CSS
4 11 (2.83%) BAPI
4 11 (2.83%) IDoc
5 10 (2.57%) SAP TM
6 5 (1.29%) Ajax
6 5 (1.29%) SOAP
7 4 (1.03%) .NET
7 4 (1.03%) J2EE
8 3 (0.77%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.26%) OAuth
9 1 (0.26%) OpenID
9 1 (0.26%) SAML
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.29%) Learning Management System
6 4 (1.03%) Blog
6 4 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.03%) Fintech
6 4 (1.03%) Frameworx
6 4 (1.03%) Life Science
7 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.51%) FMCG
8 2 (0.51%) PMI
8 2 (0.51%) User Experience
9 1 (0.26%) iPad
9 1 (0.26%) NHS
9 1 (0.26%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.26%) Social Media
9 1 (0.26%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.83%) Linux
2 9 (2.31%) Unix
3 4 (1.03%) HPUX
4 3 (0.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.37%) Project Management
2 70 (17.99%) Service Management
3 60 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (13.88%) ITIL
5 53 (13.62%) Change Management
6 50 (12.85%) Performance Management
7 46 (11.83%) Risk Management
8 44 (11.31%) Coaching
8 44 (11.31%) ITSM
9 42 (10.80%) Presales
10 41 (10.54%) Business Development
10 41 (10.54%) Business Transformation
10 41 (10.54%) ERP
11 38 (9.77%) PRINCE2
12 37 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (7.71%) Identity Access Management
14 28 (7.20%) Asset Management
14 28 (7.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 26 (6.68%) DevOps
16 25 (6.43%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.11%) JavaScript
2 30 (7.71%) Java
3 21 (5.40%) C
3 21 (5.40%) SQL
4 10 (2.57%) ABAP
5 8 (2.06%) Perl
5 8 (2.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.29%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.51%) Python
8 1 (0.26%) C++
8 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.26%) Prolog
8 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (10.54%) Degree
2 26 (6.68%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 20 (5.14%) CISSP
5 17 (4.37%) CCNA
5 17 (4.37%) CCNP
5 17 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.86%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.06%) HND
8 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.51%) APMP
9 2 (0.51%) MCP
9 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ACCA
10 1 (0.26%) CIMA
10 1 (0.26%) CIPFA
10 1 (0.26%) CISM
10 1 (0.26%) MBA
10 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.37%) PMO
2 5 (1.29%) COBIT
2 5 (1.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.77%) GDPR
4 3 (0.77%) MiFID
5 2 (0.51%) P3O
5 2 (0.51%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.51%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 7 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 27 (6.94%) Tivoli
2 20 (5.14%) CA Wily
2 20 (5.14%) Netcool
3 4 (1.03%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.26%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.26%) QRadar
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 63 (16.20%) SAP
2 51 (13.11%) Oracle
3 22 (5.66%) Ariba
4 20 (5.14%) AppDynamics
4 20 (5.14%) Dynatrace
5 15 (3.86%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.08%) ServiceNow
7 11 (2.83%) Remedy
8 10 (2.57%) HP
9 8 (2.06%) Cognizant
9 8 (2.06%) IBM
10 7 (1.80%) VMware
11 5 (1.29%) CA
11 5 (1.29%) HEAT Software
12 4 (1.03%) BMC
12 4 (1.03%) MuleSoft
12 4 (1.03%) Sybase
12 4 (1.03%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.51%) CyberArk
13 2 (0.51%) Teradata
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