The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 25 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 774 643 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.45% 6.10% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 6.57% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 621 548 531
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9696 9784 10167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.29% 92.81% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 8288 9117
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 623 (39.88%) Finance
2 341 (21.83%) Microsoft
3 283 (18.12%) Oracle
4 245 (15.69%) SQL
5 223 (14.28%) SAP
6 218 (13.96%) Degree
7 196 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
8 182 (11.65%) Java
9 176 (11.27%) Project Management
10 166 (10.63%) Banking
10 166 (10.63%) MS Excel
11 163 (10.44%) Windows
12 160 (10.24%) Cisco
13 139 (8.90%) CRM
14 129 (8.26%) Retail
15 122 (7.81%) SQL Server
16 115 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
17 113 (7.23%) Analytics
18 112 (7.17%) VMware
18 112 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
19 99 (6.34%) .NET
19 99 (6.34%) Business Analysis
20 94 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
21 93 (5.95%) Firewall
22 92 (5.89%) Microsoft Certification
23 91 (5.83%) C#
23 91 (5.83%) Telecoms
24 89 (5.70%) Advertising
25 86 (5.51%) Manufacturing
26 83 (5.31%) SharePoint

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 83 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 68 (4.35%) Lync
3 49 (3.14%) MS Exchange
4 27 (1.73%) IIS
4 27 (1.73%) SAS
5 22 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 12 (0.77%) CMS
11 11 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.70%) Apache
12 10 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (0.58%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 166 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 41 (2.62%) MS Office
3 21 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.90%) MS Project
5 7 (0.45%) SPSS
6 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.064%) Mingle
9 1 (0.064%) EViews
9 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.064%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 76 (4.87%) Oracle EBS
2 67 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 66 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 52 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
5 49 (3.14%) SAP FI
6 47 (3.01%) SAP FI/CO
6 47 (3.01%) SAP CO
7 33 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 26 (1.66%) Oracle iProcurement
9 24 (1.54%) SAP SD
10 21 (1.34%) SAP MM
11 19 (1.22%) SAP HR
12 18 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
12 18 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
12 18 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
12 18 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
13 17 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
13 17 (1.09%) SAP HCM
13 17 (1.09%) SAP CRM
14 16 (1.02%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.88%) SaaS
2 29 (1.86%) Office 365
3 23 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.09%) IaaS
5 6 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.32%) Taleo
7 4 (0.26%) Force.com
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 1 (0.064%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.064%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.064%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.064%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.95%) Firewall
2 65 (4.16%) Network Security
3 63 (4.03%) WAN
4 56 (3.59%) Wireless
4 56 (3.59%) SAN
5 52 (3.33%) VPN
6 42 (2.69%) BGP
7 41 (2.62%) LAN
8 39 (2.50%) VoIP
9 36 (2.30%) MPLS
9 36 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
10 35 (2.24%) Unified Communications
10 35 (2.24%) DNS
11 34 (2.18%) iSCSI
12 31 (1.98%) EIGRP
13 26 (1.66%) NetScaler
14 25 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
14 25 (1.60%) OSPF
15 23 (1.47%) DHCP
16 21 (1.34%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 52 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 49 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 42 (2.69%) SAP HANA
6 40 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
8 35 (2.24%) SAP BW
9 33 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 32 (2.05%) QlikView
11 30 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
12 29 (1.86%) Big Data
12 29 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
13 28 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 26 (1.66%) OLAP
15 24 (1.54%) MySQL
16 22 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (1.28%) Essbase
18 18 (1.15%) RDBMS
19 16 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 14 (0.90%) JMeter
3 13 (0.83%) Selenium
4 11 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (0.64%) JUnit
6 8 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.51%) LoadRunner
6 8 (0.51%) Maven
6 8 (0.51%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (0.38%) JIRA
8 5 (0.32%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.32%) Calabash
8 5 (0.32%) Appium
9 4 (0.26%) Facilita Forecast
9 4 (0.26%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.26%) Hudson
9 4 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.26%) WinRunner
10 3 (0.19%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.19%) Xcode
General
1 623 (39.88%) Finance
2 166 (10.63%) Banking
3 129 (8.26%) Retail
4 91 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 89 (5.70%) Advertising
6 86 (5.51%) Manufacturing
7 83 (5.31%) Marketing
8 32 (2.05%) Law
8 32 (2.05%) Legal
9 31 (1.98%) Billing
10 29 (1.86%) Investment Banking
11 25 (1.60%) Back Office
12 19 (1.22%) Electronics
13 17 (1.09%) General Ledger
14 15 (0.96%) French Language
15 13 (0.83%) Front Office
16 12 (0.77%) German Language
17 10 (0.64%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.58%) Publishing
19 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (6.34%) .NET
2 70 (4.48%) HTML
3 55 (3.52%) Middleware
3 55 (3.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 40 (2.56%) Web Services
5 38 (2.43%) ASP.NET
6 35 (2.24%) XML
7 32 (2.05%) CSS
8 23 (1.47%) Spring
9 22 (1.41%) XMPP
9 22 (1.41%) SOAP
10 20 (1.28%) JSP
11 17 (1.09%) J2EE
11 17 (1.09%) HTML5
12 13 (0.83%) .NET Framework
12 13 (0.83%) SAP Smart Forms
13 12 (0.77%) Ajax
13 12 (0.77%) Visualforce
13 12 (0.77%) REST
14 11 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 115 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.52%) Data Integration
3 53 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 38 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 27 (1.73%) Hedge funds
7 23 (1.47%) Clustering
8 19 (1.22%) DTV
9 17 (1.09%) Fixed Income
9 17 (1.09%) Derivative
9 17 (1.09%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.02%) User Experience
11 14 (0.90%) Open Source
12 12 (0.77%) IPTV
13 11 (0.70%) CCTV
13 11 (0.70%) Equities
13 11 (0.70%) Replication
13 11 (0.70%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.64%) PMI
14 10 (0.64%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 163 (10.44%) Windows
2 77 (4.93%) Linux
3 51 (3.27%) UNIX
4 39 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 39 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 37 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.77%) Solaris
10 10 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.51%) HPUX
12 6 (0.38%) Debian
12 6 (0.38%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.38%) CentOS
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.26%) Android
14 4 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (12.55%) Business Intelligence
2 176 (11.27%) Project Management
3 139 (8.90%) CRM
4 113 (7.23%) Analytics
5 99 (6.34%) Business Analysis
6 94 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (4.61%) ERP
8 71 (4.55%) ETL
9 60 (3.84%) Migration
9 60 (3.84%) Business Development
10 58 (3.71%) SOA
11 57 (3.65%) Mentoring
12 54 (3.46%) Information Security
13 51 (3.27%) Data Modelling
14 48 (3.07%) Performance Management
15 46 (2.94%) Programme Management
15 46 (2.94%) Business Transformation
16 45 (2.88%) Asset Management
16 45 (2.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (15.69%) SQL
2 182 (11.65%) Java
3 91 (5.83%) C#
4 67 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 48 (3.07%) C
6 45 (2.88%) ABAP
7 29 (1.86%) C++
8 27 (1.73%) VBA
9 26 (1.66%) PHP
10 25 (1.60%) Python
11 24 (1.54%) Perl
12 22 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 16 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 15 (0.96%) Shell Script
15 13 (0.83%) VBScript
16 12 (0.77%) VB
17 11 (0.70%) PL/SQL
17 11 (0.70%) Apex Code
18 10 (0.64%) R
19 8 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 218 (13.96%) Degree
2 112 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
3 92 (5.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (5.12%) Security Cleared
5 79 (5.06%) MCSE
6 66 (4.23%) CCNP
7 49 (3.14%) MCITP
8 45 (2.88%) CISSP
9 40 (2.56%) CCIE
9 40 (2.56%) SC Cleared
10 36 (2.30%) MCTS
11 31 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 30 (1.92%) CCNA
13 21 (1.34%) CCA
14 20 (1.28%) VCP4
15 17 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
16 16 (1.02%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 14 (0.90%) DV Cleared
18 13 (0.83%) CISM
18 13 (0.83%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.69%) QA
2 27 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.66%) SLA
4 13 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.51%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.26%) COBIT
8 1 (0.064%) MiFID
8 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.064%) Basel II
8 1 (0.064%) EMIR
8 1 (0.064%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.064%) Solvency II
System Software
1 83 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 68 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.62%) Hyper-V
4 35 (2.24%) XenApp
5 26 (1.66%) XenDesktop
6 17 (1.09%) vSphere
7 13 (0.83%) XenServer
7 13 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.51%) NFS
8 8 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (0.45%) vCloud
9 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.26%) UAG
12 3 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 47 (3.01%) SCCM
2 31 (1.98%) SCOM
3 17 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 17 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
4 16 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
5 12 (0.77%) SCVMM
5 12 (0.77%) SCOrch
6 10 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.45%) Netcool
8 7 (0.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 5 (0.32%) SELinux
10 4 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.26%) Puppet
10 4 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 3 (0.19%) Netcool/Webtop
11 3 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 341 (21.83%) Microsoft
2 283 (18.12%) Oracle
3 223 (14.28%) SAP
4 160 (10.24%) Cisco
5 112 (7.17%) VMware
6 80 (5.12%) Citrix
7 79 (5.06%) Business Objects
8 78 (4.99%) HP
9 63 (4.03%) Juniper
10 46 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
11 42 (2.69%) CheckPoint
12 35 (2.24%) Cognos
13 32 (2.05%) Hyperion
14 31 (1.98%) IBM
14 31 (1.98%) NetApp
15 28 (1.79%) Symantec
16 27 (1.73%) F5
17 26 (1.66%) Informatica
18 22 (1.41%) Siebel
18 22 (1.41%) Tableau
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £43000.00 - £77500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago