Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Business Intelligence Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

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

Senior BI Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1178 1238
Rank change year-on-year +47 +60 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Business Intelligence Consultant 32 39 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.021% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 65
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £48,250 £48,850 £51,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £85,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +12.00% +6.38% +6.82%

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 167288 184870 210158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.44% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 134009 154979 174143
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Business Intelligence Consultant over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the UK

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Business Intelligence Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +71 31 £70,000 +7.69% 3
London -7 20 £70,000 +7.69% 3
UK excluding London +71 10 £70,000 +12.00% 1
North of England - 8 £71,250 -
Yorkshire - 7 £72,500 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £47,500 -
Wales - 1 £55,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Senior Business Intelligence Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Senior Business Intelligence 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 Senior Business Intelligence Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (84.38%) Tableau
3 24 (75.00%) Analytics
4 22 (68.75%) SQL
5 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 19 (59.38%) Power BI
6 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
7 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (50.00%) Visualisation
8 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (43.75%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (40.63%) Oracle
10 13 (40.63%) QlikView
11 12 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (31.25%) Information Management
13 10 (31.25%) Business Analytics
13 10 (31.25%) Azure Data Factory
13 10 (31.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 10 (31.25%) Data Lake
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
14 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (25.00%) Finance
15 7 (21.88%) MDX
15 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2016
16 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (18.75%) .NET
17 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology

Senior Business Intelligence 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (31.25%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) Power BI
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 17 (53.13%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (40.63%) QlikView
5 12 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (31.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 10 (31.25%) Data Lake
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (12.50%) Big Data
9 4 (12.50%) HDInsight
10 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.38%) SAP BW
10 3 (9.38%) SAP HANA
11 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (6.25%) OLAP
11 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) MDX
2 6 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Fintech
3 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.13%) Blog
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (75.00%) Analytics
3 16 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 14 (43.75%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (31.25%) Business Analytics
6 10 (31.25%) Information Management
7 8 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (15.63%) Presales
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) ETL
9 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning
9 4 (12.50%) Neural Network
9 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.38%) Risk Analytics
11 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
11 2 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) R
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Tableau
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Cognos
6 1 (3.13%) Birst
6 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy