The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank - 114 109
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.055% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.058% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +10.71%
Principal Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1742 1713 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.46% 95.01% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1497 1337
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Principal Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Principal Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) PCI QSA
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Principal Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) PCI QSA
2 2 (66.67%) CRISC
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS