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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 44 24 43
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 335 755 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.02% 7.27% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 7.62% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 305 621 512
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
6345 9909 9973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5708 8596 8486
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 277 (37.28%) Finance
2 152 (20.46%) Degree
3 123 (16.55%) SQL
4 118 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (15.21%) Microsoft
6 112 (15.07%) Presales
7 101 (13.59%) Oracle
8 92 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
9 90 (12.11%) Java
10 80 (10.77%) Project Management
11 78 (10.50%) Banking
12 75 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 74 (9.96%) MS Excel
14 73 (9.83%) Analytics
15 70 (9.42%) Retail
16 68 (9.15%) Asset Management
17 62 (8.34%) Agile Software Development
17 62 (8.34%) Mentoring
18 57 (7.67%) JavaScript
19 55 (7.40%) Business Analysis
20 51 (6.86%) Back Office
21 50 (6.73%) C#
21 50 (6.73%) Windows
22 49 (6.59%) MS Office
23 48 (6.46%) .NET
23 48 (6.46%) CRM
23 48 (6.46%) Information Security
23 48 (6.46%) Big Data
24 47 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
25 45 (6.06%) Fixed Income

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (2.42%) SAS
1 18 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.48%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.08%) IBM Notes
7 6 (0.81%) Skype for Business
8 5 (0.67%) JBoss
9 4 (0.54%) Confluence
9 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.54%) MediaWiki
9 4 (0.54%) Node.js
10 3 (0.40%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.40%) Content Management Server
10 3 (0.40%) IIS
10 3 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 74 (9.96%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.59%) MS Office
3 16 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.67%) MS Project
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.27%) SPSS
6 1 (0.13%) EViews
6 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 36 (4.85%) thinkFolio
2 18 (2.42%) SimCorp Dimension
3 17 (2.29%) Advent Moxy
3 17 (2.29%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 17 (2.29%) Beauchamp
3 17 (2.29%) Decalog
3 17 (2.29%) Eze OMS
3 17 (2.29%) HiInvest
3 17 (2.29%) LatentZero
3 17 (2.29%) LongView
3 17 (2.29%) Markit EDM
3 17 (2.29%) Tradar
4 14 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (1.75%) Advent Geneva
5 13 (1.75%) Eagle PACE
5 13 (1.75%) Hi Portfolio
5 13 (1.75%) Minerva
5 13 (1.75%) PORTIA
5 13 (1.75%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.17%) Office 365
2 26 (3.50%) Force.com
3 23 (3.10%) SaaS
4 17 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.21%) Amazon Kinesis
7 9 (1.21%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.67%) IaaS
10 4 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.40%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.40%) GitHub
11 3 (0.40%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.40%) PaaS
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.77%) Firewall
2 18 (2.42%) SAN
3 17 (2.29%) Network Security
4 15 (2.02%) Wireless
5 14 (1.88%) WAN
6 13 (1.75%) DNS
7 12 (1.62%) LAN
7 12 (1.62%) VPN
8 11 (1.48%) Internet
9 10 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (1.35%) NAS
10 9 (1.21%) 3G
11 8 (1.08%) HTTP
11 8 (1.08%) S/MIME
11 8 (1.08%) SSL
12 7 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.94%) TCP/IP
13 6 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (0.67%) DHCP
14 5 (0.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (6.46%) Big Data
2 43 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 40 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 29 (3.90%) QlikView
6 24 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
8 20 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (2.02%) Spotfire
10 15 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (1.88%) Data Mining
11 14 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (1.75%) Pentaho
13 12 (1.62%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.48%) Lumira
14 11 (1.48%) Qlik Sense
14 11 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.35%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 12 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (1.21%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.08%) Maven
4 7 (0.94%) JIRA
5 5 (0.67%) ClearQuest
5 5 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.54%) Bugzilla
6 4 (0.54%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.54%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.54%) Selenium
6 4 (0.54%) Subversion
7 3 (0.40%) Ant
7 3 (0.40%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.40%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.40%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.27%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.27%) MorphX
9 1 (0.13%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.13%) WinRunner
General
1 277 (37.28%) Finance
2 78 (10.50%) Banking
3 70 (9.42%) Retail
4 51 (6.86%) Back Office
5 41 (5.52%) Telecoms
6 39 (5.25%) Marketing
7 27 (3.63%) Front Office
8 26 (3.50%) Investment Banking
9 19 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (2.42%) Advertising
11 17 (2.29%) Legal
12 16 (2.15%) Financial Institution
13 15 (2.02%) Automotive
13 15 (2.02%) German Language
14 14 (1.88%) Retail Banking
15 9 (1.21%) Law
16 8 (1.08%) French Language
16 8 (1.08%) Games
16 8 (1.08%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.81%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.46%) .NET
2 38 (5.11%) HTML
3 26 (3.50%) Web Services
4 25 (3.36%) XML
5 24 (3.23%) Visualforce
6 19 (2.56%) HTML5
7 13 (1.75%) CSS
8 11 (1.48%) Spring
9 10 (1.35%) Middleware
10 9 (1.21%) D3.js
11 8 (1.08%) J2EE
12 7 (0.94%) Mason
13 6 (0.81%) Java EE
14 5 (0.67%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
14 5 (0.67%) JMS
15 4 (0.54%) SOAP
15 4 (0.54%) WSH
16 3 (0.40%) CGI
16 3 (0.40%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 118 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (6.06%) Fixed Income
2 45 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 44 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 36 (4.85%) Derivative
5 25 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.56%) Equities
8 18 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.29%) Hedge funds
10 16 (2.15%) User Experience
11 15 (2.02%) Physics
12 14 (1.88%) Social Media
13 13 (1.75%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.08%) Biology
14 8 (1.08%) Data Conversion
14 8 (1.08%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.94%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.94%) Statistics
15 7 (0.94%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.73%) Windows
2 34 (4.58%) Unix
3 30 (4.04%) Linux
4 12 (1.62%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.35%) Solaris
6 9 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.54%) HPUX
10 3 (0.40%) AIX
10 3 (0.40%) Android
10 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (15.07%) Presales
2 92 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (10.77%) Project Management
4 75 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 73 (9.83%) Analytics
6 68 (9.15%) Asset Management
7 62 (8.34%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (8.34%) Mentoring
8 55 (7.40%) Business Analysis
9 48 (6.46%) CRM
9 48 (6.46%) Information Security
10 39 (5.25%) ETL
10 39 (5.25%) Migration
11 35 (4.71%) Workflow
12 34 (4.58%) Cybersecurity
12 34 (4.58%) Portfolio Management
13 32 (4.31%) Change Management
13 32 (4.31%) Investment Management
14 30 (4.04%) Business Transformation
15 29 (3.90%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (16.55%) SQL
2 90 (12.11%) Java
3 57 (7.67%) JavaScript
4 50 (6.73%) C#
5 32 (4.31%) C
6 27 (3.63%) Apex Code
7 16 (2.15%) Perl
7 16 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.88%) PL/SQL
9 12 (1.62%) Python
9 12 (1.62%) R
10 9 (1.21%) C++
10 9 (1.21%) PHP
11 7 (0.94%) Ruby
11 7 (0.94%) VBA
12 6 (0.81%) VBScript
13 5 (0.67%) X++
14 4 (0.54%) VB
15 3 (0.40%) ABAP
15 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 152 (20.46%) Degree
2 36 (4.85%) CISSP
3 32 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (3.10%) CISM
5 19 (2.56%) CIMA
6 18 (2.42%) ACCA
6 18 (2.42%) Security Cleared
7 16 (2.15%) CCIE
7 16 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (2.02%) CCNP
8 15 (2.02%) CISA
9 13 (1.75%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.21%) CIPFA
10 9 (1.21%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.94%) CRISC
11 7 (0.94%) PhD
12 6 (0.81%) CCNA
12 6 (0.81%) GIAC
12 6 (0.81%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.81%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (1.75%) QA
3 6 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.67%) SLA
5 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.40%) EMIR
6 3 (0.40%) MiFID
6 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.27%) AIFMD
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
7 2 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.27%) SEPA
7 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) COSO
System Software
1 31 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.54%) Docker
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.27%) XenApp
7 1 (0.13%) NFS
7 1 (0.13%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.13%) Varnish
7 1 (0.13%) vCloud
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) vSphere
7 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.08%) Control-M
2 6 (0.81%) DameWare
2 6 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.67%) Ansible
3 5 (0.67%) Puppet
3 5 (0.67%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.27%) SELinux
7 1 (0.13%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.13%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.13%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.13%) SCCM
7 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.13%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 113 (15.21%) Microsoft
2 101 (13.59%) Oracle
3 47 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
4 41 (5.52%) SAP
5 39 (5.25%) Cisco
6 38 (5.11%) Charles River
7 34 (4.58%) SimCorp
8 32 (4.31%) Eze Castle Integration
9 27 (3.63%) Bloomberg
10 24 (3.23%) IBM
10 24 (3.23%) Tableau
11 23 (3.10%) VMware
12 22 (2.96%) StatPro
13 21 (2.83%) Misys
14 20 (2.69%) BI-SAM
15 19 (2.56%) Juniper
16 18 (2.42%) Fidessa
17 17 (2.29%) Cloudera
17 17 (2.29%) Informatica
17 17 (2.29%) RIMES
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + training + progression
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + £50k OTE in Yr 1
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75K + Excellent Package + (150K OTE)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary & Bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and 30% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago