The median annual salary for a Payroll Consultant was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payroll Consultant
UK
Rank 858 893 879
Rank change year-on-year +35 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Payroll Consultant 9 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.069% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.071% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 8 53 65
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £74,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% -20.00%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Payroll Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Payroll Consultant in the UK

Payroll 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 Payroll Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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 +32 8 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +57 4 £48,750 +4.83% 3
City of London +48 2 £45,000 -3.22% 1
South East +52 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Surrey +28 1 £45,000 -
East of England +20 1 £45,000 - 1
North West -13 1 £47,500 +1.06%
Manchester -19 1 £47,500 +1.06%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £45,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 13 (50.00%) SAP
2 11 (42.31%) SAP HR
3 9 (34.62%) Time Management
3 9 (34.62%) SAP HCM
4 8 (30.77%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
6 6 (23.08%) Publishing
6 6 (23.08%) SAP Payroll
6 6 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.54%) SLA
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) SaaS
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.54%) Line Management
7 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (11.54%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (7.69%) SAP HR-PA
8 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (7.69%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) WFM
8 2 (7.69%) C
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) Legal
9 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.85%) Advertising

Payroll Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) SAP HR
2 9 (34.62%) SAP HCM
3 6 (23.08%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (7.69%) SAP HR-PA
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (11.54%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 6 (23.08%) Publishing
2 6 (23.08%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Time Management
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (11.54%) Line Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) WFM
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) Presales
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
2 1 (3.85%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISAE 3402
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
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