The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 19 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.64% 6.63% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.86% 6.82% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 176 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.53% 97.24% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 136 141 200
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £100,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Consultant
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) CheckPoint
3 14 (48.28%) Qualys
3 14 (48.28%) Riverbed
3 14 (48.28%) ArcSight
3 14 (48.28%) Palo Alto
3 14 (48.28%) Presales
4 13 (44.83%) Information Security
5 11 (37.93%) Degree
6 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (34.48%) F5
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (34.48%) Security Management
6 10 (34.48%) CISM
6 10 (34.48%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) CISSP
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (31.03%) Juniper
7 9 (31.03%) CCIE
7 9 (31.03%) VPN
7 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
7 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
7 9 (31.03%) Blue Coat
7 9 (31.03%) Network Security
7 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
7 9 (31.03%) SIEM
7 9 (31.03%) RSA SecurID
7 9 (31.03%) Threat Analysis
7 9 (31.03%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
1 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (34.48%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (31.03%) Network Security
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Presales
2 13 (44.83%) Information Security
3 10 (34.48%) Security Management
4 9 (31.03%) Data Protection
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security Management
4 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
4 9 (31.03%) SIEM
4 9 (31.03%) Threat Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) B2B
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.34%) Malware Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.45%) Business Development
8 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.45%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 10 (34.48%) CISM
2 10 (34.48%) CISSP
3 9 (31.03%) CCIE
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nexpose
1 1 (3.45%) Proventia
1 1 (3.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) CheckPoint
3 14 (48.28%) ArcSight
3 14 (48.28%) Palo Alto
3 14 (48.28%) Qualys
3 14 (48.28%) Riverbed
4 10 (34.48%) F5
5 9 (31.03%) AlgoSec
5 9 (31.03%) Blue Coat
5 9 (31.03%) Cyber-Ark
5 9 (31.03%) Juniper
6 5 (17.24%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) Meraki
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) ScanSafe