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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 27 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 780 608 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.12% 5.11% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.61% 5.49% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 691 546 622
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +6.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
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
10248 11068 11068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.60% 93.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8977 9511 10050
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 18 December 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 December 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.

1 573 (39.63%) Finance
2 319 (22.06%) Oracle
3 282 (19.50%) Microsoft
4 223 (15.42%) SQL
5 191 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
6 188 (13.00%) SAP
7 176 (12.17%) Java
7 176 (12.17%) Degree
8 148 (10.24%) Banking
8 148 (10.24%) Project Management
9 142 (9.82%) MS Excel
10 124 (8.58%) SQL Server
11 116 (8.02%) Windows
12 114 (7.88%) Retail
13 113 (7.81%) Cisco
14 112 (7.75%) Oracle EBS
15 104 (7.19%) .NET
16 100 (6.92%) CRM
16 100 (6.92%) Oracle EBS R12
16 100 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
17 97 (6.71%) Analytics
17 97 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
18 93 (6.43%) Security Cleared
19 88 (6.09%) C#
20 86 (5.95%) SharePoint
21 85 (5.88%) Linux
22 84 (5.81%) Business Analysis
23 80 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
24 79 (5.46%) JavaScript
24 79 (5.46%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 86 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.60%) Lync
3 28 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 26 (1.80%) IIS
5 25 (1.73%) SAS
6 23 (1.59%) WebLogic
7 21 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (1.31%) Documentum
9 15 (1.04%) Tomcat
10 14 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.83%) CMS
12 12 (0.83%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (0.55%) Alfresco
15 8 (0.55%) JBoss
15 8 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 142 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.97%) MS Office
3 17 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.83%) MS Project
5 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.35%) SPSS
6 3 (0.21%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.069%) Mingle
8 1 (0.069%) EViews
Business Applications
1 112 (7.75%) Oracle EBS
2 100 (6.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 48 (3.32%) Dynamics AX
4 34 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 30 (2.07%) SAP FI
5 30 (2.07%) Oracle Payroll
5 30 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
5 30 (2.07%) SAP CO
6 24 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
6 24 (1.66%) Oracle General Ledger
6 24 (1.66%) Oracle Assets
7 23 (1.59%) SAP Business One
8 20 (1.38%) Oracle iProcurement
8 20 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
9 19 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
10 18 (1.24%) Oracle Cash Management
10 18 (1.24%) HFM
10 18 (1.24%) SAP SD
10 18 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
11 15 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.49%) SaaS
2 22 (1.52%) Office 365
3 20 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.62%) IaaS
5 4 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.21%) PaaS
6 3 (0.21%) Taleo
7 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.069%) Force.com
8 1 (0.069%) Heroku
8 1 (0.069%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.08%) Firewall
2 31 (2.14%) Unified Communications
3 28 (1.94%) Network Security
3 28 (1.94%) WAN
4 27 (1.87%) DNS
4 27 (1.87%) SAN
5 23 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (1.52%) VPN
7 21 (1.45%) Wireless
7 21 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
7 21 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (1.38%) DHCP
8 20 (1.38%) LAN
9 19 (1.31%) iSCSI
10 18 (1.24%) VoIP
11 17 (1.18%) Internet
11 17 (1.18%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (1.11%) BGP
13 15 (1.04%) NetScaler
14 14 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 64 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 49 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (3.18%) Oracle BI EE
5 44 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 43 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (2.77%) Crystal Reports
8 31 (2.14%) Big Data
9 28 (1.94%) QlikView
10 26 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
11 25 (1.73%) Essbase
11 25 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (1.59%) Oracle Database
12 23 (1.59%) Relational Database
13 22 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 17 (1.18%) SAP HANA
14 17 (1.18%) OLAP
15 16 (1.11%) SAP BW
15 16 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 36 (2.49%) Eclipse
2 14 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.69%) JUnit
3 10 (0.69%) Xcode
4 9 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (0.62%) JIRA
5 8 (0.55%) Hudson
5 8 (0.55%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.48%) CruiseControl
6 7 (0.48%) Maven
6 7 (0.48%) JMeter
6 7 (0.48%) Bugzilla
7 6 (0.41%) Introscope
7 6 (0.41%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (0.41%) LoadRunner
7 6 (0.41%) Axure RP
7 6 (0.41%) Selenium
8 5 (0.35%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.35%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 573 (39.63%) Finance
2 148 (10.24%) Banking
3 114 (7.88%) Retail
4 79 (5.46%) Manufacturing
5 75 (5.19%) Advertising
6 70 (4.84%) Telecoms
7 69 (4.77%) Marketing
8 38 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 34 (2.35%) Law
10 33 (2.28%) Legal
11 30 (2.07%) Back Office
12 22 (1.52%) Front Office
13 17 (1.18%) General Ledger
14 16 (1.11%) French Language
15 15 (1.04%) German Language
15 15 (1.04%) Billing
16 13 (0.90%) Publishing
17 7 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.41%) Automotive
18 6 (0.41%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (7.19%) .NET
2 66 (4.56%) HTML
3 43 (2.97%) Web Services
4 42 (2.90%) XML
4 42 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 41 (2.84%) CSS
6 38 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 37 (2.56%) Middleware
8 27 (1.87%) SOAP
9 22 (1.52%) Spring
10 21 (1.45%) JSP
10 21 (1.45%) HTML5
11 19 (1.31%) COM
11 19 (1.31%) REST
12 16 (1.11%) XMPP
12 16 (1.11%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.97%) Web Dynpro
14 13 (0.90%) BAPI
14 13 (0.90%) Java EE
15 12 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 100 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
2 52 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 45 (3.11%) Data Integration
4 29 (2.01%) Derivative
5 28 (1.94%) Fixed Income
5 28 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.31%) Equities
7 18 (1.24%) User Experience
8 17 (1.18%) Hedge funds
9 16 (1.11%) Open Source
9 16 (1.11%) Oracle Exalogic
9 16 (1.11%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.04%) Clustering
11 11 (0.76%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.69%) Reference Data
13 9 (0.62%) Social Network
13 9 (0.62%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.55%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 116 (8.02%) Windows
2 85 (5.88%) Linux
3 55 (3.80%) UNIX
4 26 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (1.66%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 22 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.83%) Solaris
9 8 (0.55%) Android
10 6 (0.41%) HPUX
11 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
11 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
12 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.069%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.069%) AIX
14 1 (0.069%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.069%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
2 148 (10.24%) Project Management
3 100 (6.92%) CRM
4 97 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (6.71%) Analytics
5 84 (5.81%) Business Analysis
6 72 (4.98%) ERP
7 66 (4.56%) ETL
7 66 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (4.56%) Mentoring
8 64 (4.43%) Asset Management
9 63 (4.36%) Migration
10 58 (4.01%) SOA
11 50 (3.46%) Performance Management
11 50 (3.46%) Investment Management
12 49 (3.39%) Logistics
13 48 (3.32%) Business Development
14 45 (3.11%) Information Security
15 43 (2.97%) Data Management
16 42 (2.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 223 (15.42%) SQL
2 176 (12.17%) Java
3 88 (6.09%) C#
4 79 (5.46%) JavaScript
5 58 (4.01%) C
6 33 (2.28%) ABAP
7 28 (1.94%) C++
7 28 (1.94%) Python
8 26 (1.80%) VBA
9 22 (1.52%) Perl
9 22 (1.52%) PHP
10 16 (1.11%) T-SQL
11 14 (0.97%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 12 (0.83%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.69%) VBScript
14 10 (0.69%) Ruby
15 8 (0.55%) Apex Code
16 7 (0.48%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 176 (12.17%) Degree
2 93 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 80 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (3.73%) MCSE
6 48 (3.32%) CCNP
7 46 (3.18%) CISSP
8 42 (2.90%) MCITP
9 41 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 28 (1.94%) CCIE
11 23 (1.59%) CCNA
12 21 (1.45%) MCTS
13 20 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (1.24%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 15 (1.04%) CISM
16 12 (0.83%) ISEB
17 11 (0.76%) MCP
18 9 (0.62%) SAP Certification
18 9 (0.62%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.14%) QA
2 27 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.69%) SLA
6 8 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.48%) COBIT
8 1 (0.069%) MiFID
8 1 (0.069%) EMIR
8 1 (0.069%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.069%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.069%) Basel II
8 1 (0.069%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.069%) Solvency II
System Software
1 58 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (3.73%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.45%) XenApp
5 17 (1.18%) vSphere
6 15 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 14 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (0.69%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.35%) NFS
11 5 (0.35%) XenServer
12 4 (0.28%) vCloud
13 3 (0.21%) Docker
13 3 (0.21%) Xen
14 2 (0.14%) Squid
15 1 (0.069%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.069%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.069%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.069%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 24 (1.66%) SCCM
2 19 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
2 19 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 17 (1.18%) SCOM
4 14 (0.97%) Data Guard
5 10 (0.69%) SCVMM
6 9 (0.62%) SCOrch
7 8 (0.55%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (0.35%) XenMobile
8 5 (0.35%) SELinux
8 5 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.21%) Ansible
11 2 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 319 (22.06%) Oracle
2 282 (19.50%) Microsoft
3 188 (13.00%) SAP
4 113 (7.81%) Cisco
5 78 (5.39%) VMware
6 59 (4.08%) Business Objects
7 55 (3.80%) Citrix
8 51 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
9 46 (3.18%) HP
10 38 (2.63%) IBM
11 37 (2.56%) EMC
12 36 (2.49%) Hyperion
13 33 (2.28%) Informatica
14 32 (2.21%) Juniper
15 31 (2.14%) Cognos
16 29 (2.01%) CheckPoint
17 26 (1.80%) SimCorp
18 25 (1.73%) Siebel
19 24 (1.66%) Adobe
20 23 (1.59%) Vermilion
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus (Uncapped)
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £4K Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Attractive Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 80,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cielo Talent - Nice
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday