The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 20 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 938 654 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.41% 5.56% 6.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.02% 5.96% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 739 574 825
Average salary £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11696 10979 13020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 93.35% 93.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9858 9611 11780
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Consultant
London

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 18 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 536 (35.92%) Finance
2 297 (19.91%) Oracle
3 296 (19.84%) Microsoft
4 253 (16.96%) Business Intelligence
5 238 (15.95%) SQL
6 233 (15.62%) Project Management
7 212 (14.21%) SAP
8 210 (14.08%) Degree
9 191 (12.80%) Java
10 189 (12.67%) Windows
11 180 (12.06%) SQL Server
12 160 (10.72%) Banking
13 157 (10.52%) .NET
14 125 (8.38%) SharePoint
15 122 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 117 (7.84%) MS Excel
17 109 (7.31%) Analytics
18 108 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 106 (7.10%) Risk Management
20 103 (6.90%) C#
21 100 (6.70%) JavaScript
21 100 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
22 98 (6.57%) Web Services
23 95 (6.37%) HTML
24 92 (6.17%) Manufacturing
25 89 (5.97%) Telecoms
25 89 (5.97%) Change Management
26 88 (5.90%) Linux
27 86 (5.76%) XML
27 86 (5.76%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 125 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 50 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 44 (2.95%) IIS
4 42 (2.82%) SAS
5 39 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 35 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 31 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 30 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
9 23 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (1.27%) Lync
11 19 (1.27%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.21%) WebSphere
13 16 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
13 16 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
14 13 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.67%) CMS
16 9 (0.60%) Commerce Server
16 9 (0.60%) NetWeaver
17 7 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 117 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 62 (4.16%) MS Office
3 25 (1.68%) SPSS
4 14 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.20%) MS Project
7 3 (0.20%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) Maya
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.067%) PrintSoft PReS
9 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (3.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 39 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 37 (2.48%) SAP CO
3 37 (2.48%) SAP FI
4 32 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 26 (1.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 25 (1.68%) Google Analytics
7 23 (1.54%) SAP Business One
8 22 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
9 21 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
10 20 (1.34%) SAP BPC
11 18 (1.21%) SAP SD
12 16 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
12 16 (1.07%) SiteCatalyst
13 15 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
14 14 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
14 14 (0.94%) Cognos TM1
14 14 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
14 14 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.88%) Office 365
2 25 (1.68%) SaaS
3 19 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (0.54%) GitHub
7 7 (0.47%) IaaS
7 7 (0.47%) Force.com
8 5 (0.34%) Taleo
8 5 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.88%) DNS
2 36 (2.41%) DHCP
3 35 (2.35%) TCP/IP
3 35 (2.35%) SAN
4 29 (1.94%) Firewall
5 23 (1.54%) Internet
6 19 (1.27%) Network Security
7 14 (0.94%) Unified Communications
8 12 (0.80%) HTTP
9 11 (0.74%) Wireless
9 11 (0.74%) Kerberos
10 10 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (0.67%) NetScaler
11 9 (0.60%) VPN
11 9 (0.60%) WAN
12 7 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (0.40%) Cisco PIX
13 6 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (0.40%) NAS
13 6 (0.40%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 122 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 108 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 67 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 53 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (3.22%) Oracle Database
7 48 (3.22%) Relational Database
8 44 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 34 (2.28%) QlikView
10 34 (2.28%) Oracle BI EE
11 33 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
11 33 (2.21%) SAP BW
12 31 (2.08%) Big Data
13 27 (1.81%) OLAP
14 25 (1.68%) SAP BI
15 16 (1.07%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.07%) MySQL
16 15 (1.01%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (2.68%) Eclipse
2 38 (2.55%) Xcode
3 29 (1.94%) PhoneGap
4 27 (1.81%) Introscope
5 26 (1.74%) JUnit
5 26 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 16 (1.07%) Axure RP
7 14 (0.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 10 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.67%) Ant
9 8 (0.54%) Selenium
9 8 (0.54%) Subversion
9 8 (0.54%) LoadRunner
9 8 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.40%) Rational Performance Tester
11 5 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.34%) JIRA
11 5 (0.34%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.27%) MSI
General
1 536 (35.92%) Finance
2 160 (10.72%) Banking
3 92 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 89 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 77 (5.16%) Marketing
6 69 (4.62%) Retail
7 46 (3.08%) Advertising
8 35 (2.35%) Games
9 25 (1.68%) Legal
10 24 (1.61%) French Language
11 23 (1.54%) Investment Banking
12 22 (1.47%) German Language
12 22 (1.47%) Back Office
13 20 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 14 (0.94%) Billing
14 14 (0.94%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.80%) Local Government
15 12 (0.80%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.80%) Law
16 10 (0.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (10.52%) .NET
2 98 (6.57%) Web Services
3 95 (6.37%) HTML
4 86 (5.76%) XML
5 51 (3.42%) J2EE
6 48 (3.22%) HTML5
7 45 (3.02%) CSS
8 37 (2.48%) Spring
9 35 (2.35%) Java EE
10 25 (1.68%) SAML
11 21 (1.41%) XSLT
11 21 (1.41%) ASP.NET
11 21 (1.41%) Middleware
11 21 (1.41%) Mason
12 20 (1.34%) Java SE
12 20 (1.34%) JSON
12 20 (1.34%) SOAP
13 19 (1.27%) jQuery
14 16 (1.07%) Visualforce
14 16 (1.07%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 63 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
2 54 (3.62%) Computer Science
3 50 (3.35%) Social Media
4 42 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 27 (1.81%) Statistics
6 24 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 23 (1.54%) Derivative
8 22 (1.47%) Visualisation
8 22 (1.47%) Open Source
9 19 (1.27%) NHS
10 18 (1.21%) Mobile App
11 17 (1.14%) Clustering
12 15 (1.01%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.01%) Equities
12 15 (1.01%) Life Science
12 15 (1.01%) Data Extraction
13 14 (0.94%) FMCG
13 14 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
14 13 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 189 (12.67%) Windows
2 100 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (5.90%) Linux
4 80 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (5.23%) UNIX
6 56 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (2.95%) Android
8 22 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.34%) Solaris
10 12 (0.80%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.74%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.60%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.54%) CentOS
14 6 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.40%) HPUX
15 5 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.067%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.067%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (16.96%) Business Intelligence
2 233 (15.62%) Project Management
3 109 (7.31%) Analytics
4 106 (7.10%) Risk Management
5 89 (5.97%) Change Management
6 86 (5.76%) CRM
7 85 (5.70%) ERP
8 76 (5.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 72 (4.83%) Business Development
10 68 (4.56%) Business Analysis
11 66 (4.42%) Asset Management
12 62 (4.16%) Information Security
12 62 (4.16%) ETL
13 59 (3.95%) Performance Improvement
14 51 (3.42%) Logistics
15 49 (3.28%) SOA
15 49 (3.28%) E-Commerce
16 48 (3.22%) Data Modelling
16 48 (3.22%) Agile Software Development
17 46 (3.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 238 (15.95%) SQL
2 191 (12.80%) Java
3 103 (6.90%) C#
4 100 (6.70%) JavaScript
5 59 (3.95%) C
6 49 (3.28%) C++
6 49 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 45 (3.02%) T-SQL
8 33 (2.21%) VB
9 27 (1.81%) Objective-C
9 27 (1.81%) ActionScript
10 16 (1.07%) Apex Code
11 15 (1.01%) R
11 15 (1.01%) VBA
11 15 (1.01%) PowerShell
12 12 (0.80%) VBScript
13 11 (0.74%) Perl
13 11 (0.74%) PHP
14 9 (0.60%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 210 (14.08%) Degree
2 57 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (2.75%) CISSP
4 36 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 35 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (2.28%) MCSE
7 32 (2.14%) MCITP
8 26 (1.74%) CCNP
9 22 (1.47%) CISA
10 21 (1.41%) CISM
11 16 (1.07%) ISEB
12 15 (1.01%) CCNA
12 15 (1.01%) MCTS
13 11 (0.74%) ACCA
13 11 (0.74%) CIMA
13 11 (0.74%) CCIE
13 11 (0.74%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.67%) MCSA
15 9 (0.60%) PMI Certification
15 9 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.88%) QA
2 33 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.94%) HL7
6 10 (0.67%) COBIT
7 8 (0.54%) Basel II
7 8 (0.54%) COREP
7 8 (0.54%) FINREP
7 8 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.47%) EMIR
8 7 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
9 6 (0.40%) SLA
9 6 (0.40%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.34%) Basel III
11 4 (0.27%) TickIT
12 2 (0.13%) COSO
13 1 (0.067%) GMP
13 1 (0.067%) BS25999
System Software
1 71 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (4.09%) Hyper-V
3 51 (3.42%) Active Directory
4 32 (2.14%) XenApp
5 20 (1.34%) vSphere
6 15 (1.01%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.74%) UAG
7 11 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
8 10 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (0.60%) XenServer
9 9 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (0.54%) Terminal Server
10 8 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.40%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.34%) vCloud
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.067%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 25 (1.68%) SCCM
2 15 (1.01%) SCOM
3 7 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.34%) SAP Afaria
4 5 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.13%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.13%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.067%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.067%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.067%) CA LISA
8 1 (0.067%) SCSM
8 1 (0.067%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.067%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.067%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 297 (19.91%) Oracle
2 296 (19.84%) Microsoft
3 212 (14.21%) SAP
4 84 (5.63%) VMware
5 72 (4.83%) Citrix
6 59 (3.95%) Business Objects
7 56 (3.75%) IBM
8 53 (3.55%) Cognos
9 42 (2.82%) Cisco
10 36 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (2.21%) Adobe
12 27 (1.81%) Splunk
12 27 (1.81%) Perforce
12 27 (1.81%) Informatica
13 26 (1.74%) Google
14 23 (1.54%) HP
15 20 (1.34%) Hyperion
15 20 (1.34%) JBoss
16 19 (1.27%) Tableau
16 19 (1.27%) SunGard
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Skye Group
Salary: £35,000 per annum + OET & Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + 100K OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 90k per year + bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago