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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 52 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 349 826 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.95% 7.84% 7.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 8.24% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 301 664 738
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £76,450
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
6744 10027 11832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.13% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6077 8498 9965
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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.

1 274 (39.77%) Finance
2 167 (24.24%) Degree
3 123 (17.85%) Analytical Skills
4 121 (17.56%) Presales
5 112 (16.26%) Oracle
6 111 (16.11%) SQL
7 109 (15.82%) Java
8 93 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
9 84 (12.19%) Microsoft
10 76 (11.03%) Mentoring
11 73 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (10.45%) Banking
12 72 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 69 (10.01%) Analytics
14 61 (8.85%) Business Analysis
15 60 (8.71%) Retail
16 58 (8.42%) Telecoms
17 56 (8.13%) Information Security
18 55 (7.98%) Asset Management
18 55 (7.98%) Marketing
19 54 (7.84%) MS Excel
20 49 (7.11%) Project Management
21 48 (6.97%) C#
22 47 (6.82%) Cisco
22 47 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
23 46 (6.68%) CISSP
24 43 (6.24%) JavaScript
24 43 (6.24%) Business Transformation
25 42 (6.10%) Firewall
26 40 (5.81%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 17 (2.47%) SAS
2 15 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.16%) JBoss
6 6 (0.87%) Apache
7 5 (0.73%) IBM Notes
7 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.58%) Node.js
9 3 (0.44%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.29%) Confluence
10 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.29%) IIS
10 2 (0.29%) MediaWiki
10 2 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
Applications
1 54 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.81%) MS Office
3 12 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.58%) MS Project
5 4 (0.58%) SPSS
6 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.29%) Stata
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) EViews
7 1 (0.15%) Revit
7 1 (0.15%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 20 (2.90%) thinkFolio
2 12 (1.74%) LatentZero
3 11 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (1.45%) Advent Moxy
4 10 (1.45%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 10 (1.45%) Beauchamp
4 10 (1.45%) Decalog
4 10 (1.45%) Eze OMS
4 10 (1.45%) HiInvest
4 10 (1.45%) LongView
4 10 (1.45%) Markit EDM
4 10 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.45%) Tradar
5 9 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (1.31%) Hyperion Planning
6 8 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
6 8 (1.16%) MultiFonds
7 7 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (1.02%) SimCorp Dimension
8 6 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.08%) SaaS
2 19 (2.76%) Office 365
3 15 (2.18%) Force.com
4 14 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (1.16%) Google Analytics
8 7 (1.02%) IaaS
8 7 (1.02%) Taleo
9 5 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.73%) iPaaS
9 5 (0.73%) PaaS
10 4 (0.58%) GitHub
11 3 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.44%) Dropbox
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle CX
13 1 (0.15%) Responsys
13 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.10%) Firewall
2 28 (4.06%) Network Security
3 19 (2.76%) SAN
4 18 (2.61%) Wireless
5 14 (2.03%) VPN
6 13 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (1.89%) WAN
7 11 (1.60%) DNS
7 11 (1.60%) LAN
8 9 (1.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 9 (1.31%) Internet
9 8 (1.16%) SSL
9 8 (1.16%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.87%) 3G
10 6 (0.87%) BGP
10 6 (0.87%) NAS
10 6 (0.87%) OSPF
11 5 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.73%) DHCP
11 5 (0.73%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.52%) Big Data
2 36 (5.22%) Relational Database
3 35 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 27 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 25 (3.63%) QlikView
6 19 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.74%) Pentaho
9 11 (1.60%) Data Mining
9 11 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.31%) BigQuery
11 9 (1.31%) Lumira
11 9 (1.31%) Power BI
11 9 (1.31%) Qlik Sense
11 9 (1.31%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.31%) Spotfire
11 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (1.89%) JIRA
2 12 (1.74%) Jenkins
2 12 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (1.16%) Maven
4 7 (1.02%) Eclipse
5 6 (0.87%) Bugzilla
6 5 (0.73%) Selenium
6 5 (0.73%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.58%) CruiseControl
7 4 (0.58%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.58%) Hudson
8 3 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.44%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.44%) MorphX
8 3 (0.44%) NetBeans
8 3 (0.44%) Subversion
9 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.29%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.29%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 274 (39.77%) Finance
2 72 (10.45%) Banking
3 60 (8.71%) Retail
4 58 (8.42%) Telecoms
5 55 (7.98%) Marketing
6 35 (5.08%) Back Office
7 26 (3.77%) Financial Institution
8 25 (3.63%) Investment Banking
9 17 (2.47%) Front Office
10 16 (2.32%) Advertising
11 15 (2.18%) Legal
12 12 (1.74%) Automotive
13 11 (1.60%) German Language
13 11 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (1.45%) Manufacturing
15 9 (1.31%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.87%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.87%) French Language
16 6 (0.87%) Law
17 3 (0.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.79%) Web Services
2 31 (4.50%) .NET
3 28 (4.06%) HTML
4 17 (2.47%) Visualforce
4 17 (2.47%) XML
5 15 (2.18%) HTML5
6 12 (1.74%) CSS
6 12 (1.74%) Java EE
7 11 (1.60%) Middleware
7 11 (1.60%) Spring
8 9 (1.31%) Mason
9 8 (1.16%) D3.js
9 8 (1.16%) Java SE
10 7 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (1.02%) WSH
11 6 (0.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (0.87%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (0.87%) J2EE
12 4 (0.58%) J2SE
12 4 (0.58%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 123 (17.85%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.66%) Mathematics
3 35 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.64%) Fixed Income
5 25 (3.63%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.48%) Derivative
6 24 (3.48%) Fintech
7 21 (3.05%) Data Centre
8 18 (2.61%) Visualisation
9 16 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.32%) Social Media
10 15 (2.18%) Physics
11 14 (2.03%) Hedge funds
11 14 (2.03%) User Experience
12 12 (1.74%) Equities
13 11 (1.60%) Reinsurance
14 10 (1.45%) Statistics
15 9 (1.31%) Cyber Attack
15 9 (1.31%) RSA SecurID
16 8 (1.16%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.64%) Windows
2 26 (3.77%) Unix
3 22 (3.19%) Linux
4 8 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.73%) Solaris
6 5 (0.73%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.44%) Android
8 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.29%) HPUX
8 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.15%) AIX
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (17.56%) Presales
2 93 (13.50%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (11.03%) Mentoring
4 73 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 69 (10.01%) Analytics
7 61 (8.85%) Business Analysis
8 56 (8.13%) Information Security
9 55 (7.98%) Asset Management
10 49 (7.11%) Project Management
11 47 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
12 43 (6.24%) Business Transformation
13 39 (5.66%) Target Operating Model
14 36 (5.22%) Business Development
15 32 (4.64%) Change Management
15 32 (4.64%) CRM
15 32 (4.64%) Software Engineering
16 31 (4.50%) ETL
16 31 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
17 30 (4.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.11%) SQL
2 109 (15.82%) Java
3 48 (6.97%) C#
4 43 (6.24%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.19%) C
6 19 (2.76%) PL/SQL
7 18 (2.61%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.47%) Apex Code
8 17 (2.47%) C++
9 16 (2.32%) R
10 14 (2.03%) Perl
10 14 (2.03%) Python
11 9 (1.31%) Ruby
11 9 (1.31%) VBA
12 7 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.02%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.87%) PHP
14 5 (0.73%) VBScript
14 5 (0.73%) X++
15 3 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 167 (24.24%) Degree
2 46 (6.68%) CISSP
3 31 (4.50%) CISM
4 25 (3.63%) ACCA
4 25 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (3.34%) CIMA
5 23 (3.34%) CISA
6 20 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 17 (2.47%) CIPFA
8 15 (2.18%) CCIE
8 15 (2.18%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.74%) CRISC
10 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.45%) SANS
11 9 (1.31%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.87%) CCNA
12 6 (0.87%) CCNP
12 6 (0.87%) CEH
12 6 (0.87%) GIAC
12 6 (0.87%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.16%) QA
3 4 (0.58%) COBIT
3 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.29%) AIFMD
4 2 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.29%) EMIR
4 2 (0.29%) MiFID
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.73%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.58%) vCloud
5 4 (0.58%) XenApp
6 3 (0.44%) vSphere
7 2 (0.29%) Docker
7 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.29%) XenServer
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.15%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.02%) Control-M
2 4 (0.58%) Puppet
2 4 (0.58%) RSA Archer
3 3 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.29%) Ansible
4 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.29%) SELinux
4 2 (0.29%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.15%) DameWare
5 1 (0.15%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 112 (16.26%) Oracle
2 84 (12.19%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.82%) Cisco
4 36 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
5 31 (4.50%) Tableau
6 26 (3.77%) VMware
7 25 (3.63%) IBM
7 25 (3.63%) SAP
8 22 (3.19%) Charles River
9 20 (2.90%) Juniper
10 18 (2.61%) Informatica
11 16 (2.32%) Eze Castle Integration
12 15 (2.18%) SimCorp
13 14 (2.03%) HP
13 14 (2.03%) ServiceNow
14 13 (1.89%) BISAM
14 13 (1.89%) Bloomberg
14 13 (1.89%) CheckPoint
14 13 (1.89%) Cloudera
15 12 (1.74%) Fidessa
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £70k plus outstanding package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £75k plus package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £22000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension and Travel Costs
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Collinson Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £67500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus extremely attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 65k-80K Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45-65k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k depending on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£70k plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensive care
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £80k plus benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k-£65k plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 3 days ago