Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Payroll Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Payroll Consultant
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1133 1146 1187
Rank change year-on-year +13 +41 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 65 72 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.038% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.040% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 98
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.40% -14.09% +7.32%
10th Percentile £44,500 £29,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -30.77% +44.44%

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
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%

Payroll Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Payroll Consultant in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Payroll Consultant in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Payroll Consultant in the UK

Payroll Consultant
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Payroll Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +33 57 £55,000 +22.22% 5
UK excluding London +28 34 £55,000 +22.22% 7
South East +75 28 £55,000 -35.29%
London +12 19 £55,000 +2.33% 1
East of England +22 5 - - 1
Midlands +17 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands -1 1 £45,000 -

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (49.23%) Oracle
2 28 (43.08%) SAP
3 24 (36.92%) SAP Payroll
4 23 (35.38%) SAP HCM
5 19 (29.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (29.23%) Oracle HRMS
5 19 (29.23%) Oracle Payroll
6 15 (23.08%) SAP HR
6 15 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (23.08%) Oracle 11i
6 15 (23.08%) Oracle Database
7 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
9 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.85%) Degree
9 9 (13.85%) Migration
9 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.77%) Finance
10 7 (10.77%) German Language
10 7 (10.77%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
11 5 (7.69%) ResourceLink
11 5 (7.69%) Workday
11 5 (7.69%) NGA Human Resources
11 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.69%) B2B
12 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.15%) E-business

Payroll 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:

Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 24 (36.92%) SAP Payroll
2 23 (35.38%) SAP HCM
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle HRMS
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle Payroll
4 15 (23.08%) Oracle 11i
4 15 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (23.08%) SAP HR
5 5 (7.69%) ResourceLink
6 4 (6.15%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (6.15%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
1 7 (10.77%) German Language
2 4 (6.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (13.85%) Migration
2 9 (13.85%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.77%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (7.69%) B2B
4 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (6.15%) Data Conversion
5 4 (6.15%) E-business
5 4 (6.15%) Personalization
5 4 (6.15%) Project Management
5 4 (6.15%) Time Management
5 4 (6.15%) Workflow
6 1 (1.54%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (1.54%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Oracle
2 28 (43.08%) SAP
3 5 (7.69%) NGA Human Resources
3 5 (7.69%) Workday
4 4 (6.15%) CA
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.15%) Sage