Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Strategy Consultant was £68,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Strategy Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1163 1227
Rank change year-on-year +6 +64 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Strategy Consultant 49 80 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.042% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.044% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 42 65 68
UK median annual salary £68,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.60% -3.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £46,375 £41,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £107,250 £110,000 £98,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,750 £46,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.80% +22.67% -48.28%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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%

Strategy Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategy Consultant in the UK

Strategy Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Strategy Consultant in the UK

Strategy Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Strategy Consultant over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Strategy Consultant in the UK

Strategy Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategy Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -8 46 £67,500 +8.00% 2
London -2 42 £71,000 +1.43% 2
UK excluding London +20 6 £47,750 +3.80%
South East - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland - 2 £68,500 -
East of England - 1 £48,000 -

Strategy Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Strategy 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 Strategy Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (32.65%) Finance
1 16 (32.65%) IT Strategy
2 13 (26.53%) Degree
3 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) Marketing
4 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 8 (16.33%) Retail
5 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.24%) Business Development
6 5 (10.20%) Investment Management
6 5 (10.20%) Analytics
6 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
6 5 (10.20%) Banking
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.16%) B2B
7 4 (8.16%) B2C
7 4 (8.16%) Change Management
7 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (8.16%) Data Strategy
7 4 (8.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (6.12%) B2B Sales
8 3 (6.12%) Behavioural Change
8 3 (6.12%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.12%) Multicast
8 3 (6.12%) Marketing Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.12%) Quantitative Analysis

Strategy 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) IaaS
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
1 3 (6.12%) Multicast
1 3 (6.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Marketing
3 8 (16.33%) Retail
4 5 (10.20%) Banking
5 3 (6.12%) Multimedia
6 2 (4.08%) Law
6 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.04%) Arabic Language
7 1 (2.04%) French Language
7 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (2.04%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) IPTV
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) IT Strategy
2 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Business Development
4 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Analytics
5 5 (10.20%) Investment Management
5 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) B2B
6 4 (8.16%) B2C
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.16%) Data Strategy
6 4 (8.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (8.16%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) B2B Sales
7 3 (6.12%) Behavioural Change
7 3 (6.12%) Prototyping
7 3 (6.12%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MBA
3 1 (2.04%) ACCA
3 1 (2.04%) CIMA
3 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle
1 1 (2.04%) Sony
1 1 (2.04%) VMware
1 1 (2.04%) Workday