Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Implementation Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Software Implementation Consultant
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1035 1008 1116
Rank change year-on-year -27 +108 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Implementation Consultant 142 214 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 138 188 179
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,200 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year +4.17% -8.28% +4.67%

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
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%

Software Implementation Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Implementation Consultant in the UK

Software Implementation Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Implementation Consultant in the UK

Software Implementation Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Implementation Consultant over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Implementation Consultant in the UK

Software Implementation Consultant
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Implementation Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 -38 139 £37,500 -6.25% 15
UK excluding London +33 99 £37,500 +4.17% 8
London -30 39 £44,000 -16.19% 7
South East +23 33 £37,500 +0.67% 4
North of England -28 32 £32,500 -
North West -34 26 £32,500 -
Midlands +40 22 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Midlands +30 20 £46,250 -15.91% 1
East of England +20 10 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Yorkshire +13 6 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands +42 2 £33,500 +39.58%
South West -13 2 £35,000 - 2

Software Implementation Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Software Implementation 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 Software Implementation Consultant in the job title.

1 58 (40.85%) SQL
2 49 (34.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 42 (29.58%) Project Management
4 40 (28.17%) Microsoft
5 32 (22.54%) Microsoft Excel
6 27 (19.01%) Finance
7 26 (18.31%) HTML
7 26 (18.31%) Presales
8 25 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (17.61%) CSS
8 25 (17.61%) PRINCE2
9 23 (16.20%) Logistics
10 22 (15.49%) Degree
10 22 (15.49%) MS Access
11 21 (14.79%) C#
12 20 (14.08%) Windows
12 20 (14.08%) Web Development
12 20 (14.08%) Change Control
13 19 (13.38%) Test Scripting
13 19 (13.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
14 18 (12.68%) Unit Testing
15 17 (11.97%) ERP
16 15 (10.56%) Business Analysis
17 14 (9.86%) Oracle
18 13 (9.15%) QA
19 12 (8.45%) Mentoring
20 10 (7.04%) Windows Server
21 9 (6.34%) Scrum
21 9 (6.34%) Risk Management

Software Implementation 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 (2.82%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (22.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (3.52%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.41%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.70%) Line 100
4 1 (0.70%) Line 50
4 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) SaaS
2 5 (3.52%) FinancialForce
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) Firewall
2 2 (1.41%) WebEx
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) FTP
3 1 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) SSL
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
3 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.49%) MS Access
2 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) Big Data
5 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) DB2
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 27 (19.01%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.82%) Banking
4 3 (2.11%) Front Office
5 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) French Language
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.31%) HTML
2 25 (17.61%) CSS
3 6 (4.23%) XML
4 5 (3.52%) .NET
5 4 (2.82%) HTML5
5 4 (2.82%) XHTML
5 4 (2.82%) XSL
6 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.11%) Web Services
7 1 (0.70%) EJB
7 1 (0.70%) Java EE
7 1 (0.70%) JDBC
7 1 (0.70%) JSP
7 1 (0.70%) Middleware
7 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.52%) iPad
4 4 (2.82%) Fintech
5 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) NHS
5 2 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.08%) Windows
2 10 (7.04%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.63%) Unix
4 6 (4.23%) Linux
5 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Android
6 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.51%) User Acceptance Testing
2 42 (29.58%) Project Management
3 26 (18.31%) Presales
4 25 (17.61%) PRINCE2
5 23 (16.20%) Logistics
6 20 (14.08%) Change Control
6 20 (14.08%) Web Development
7 19 (13.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 19 (13.38%) Test Scripting
8 18 (12.68%) Unit Testing
9 17 (11.97%) ERP
10 15 (10.56%) Business Analysis
11 12 (8.45%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.34%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (6.34%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.34%) Scrum
13 6 (4.23%) Data Migration
13 6 (4.23%) Migration
13 6 (4.23%) Time Management
14 5 (3.52%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.85%) SQL
2 21 (14.79%) C#
3 9 (6.34%) Java
3 9 (6.34%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.23%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.11%) PHP
6 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (0.70%) Groovy
8 1 (0.70%) Lua
8 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.70%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.70%) Python
8 1 (0.70%) R
8 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) ISEB
3 1 (0.70%) ACCA
3 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.86%) Oracle
3 8 (5.63%) Sage
4 5 (3.52%) Cassiopae
4 5 (3.52%) Linedata
4 5 (3.52%) NETSOL
4 5 (3.52%) White Clarke
4 5 (3.52%) Xero
5 3 (2.11%) Infor
5 3 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (1.41%) Epicor
6 2 (1.41%) JDA
7 1 (0.70%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.70%) Pegasus