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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 666 639 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.80% 5.48% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 5.88% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 572 554 720
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 608 (38.34%) Finance
2 383 (24.15%) Oracle
3 270 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 257 (16.20%) Degree
5 228 (14.38%) Project Management
6 220 (13.87%) SQL
7 211 (13.30%) SAP
8 203 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
9 198 (12.48%) Java
10 188 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
11 161 (10.15%) Risk Management
11 161 (10.15%) SQL Server
12 158 (9.96%) Change Management
13 149 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
14 140 (8.83%) Banking
15 133 (8.39%) .NET
16 129 (8.13%) Analytics
17 123 (7.76%) CRM
18 120 (7.57%) MS Excel
19 118 (7.44%) Performance Improvement
20 112 (7.06%) Telecoms
21 110 (6.94%) Marketing
22 108 (6.81%) Retail
23 107 (6.75%) HTML
24 105 (6.62%) Windows
25 100 (6.31%) SharePoint
26 96 (6.05%) Manufacturing
27 95 (5.99%) JavaScript
28 94 (5.93%) C#
29 93 (5.86%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 100 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 29 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 28 (1.77%) Lync
4 26 (1.64%) CMS
4 26 (1.64%) SAS
5 25 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (1.51%) WebLogic
7 21 (1.32%) IIS
8 19 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (1.20%) Documentum
9 18 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (1.07%) Adobe CQ
11 15 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.63%) LiveLink
14 9 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.57%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.57%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 120 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.03%) MS Office
3 15 (0.95%) SPSS
4 13 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.13%) MS Project
6 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.063%) Mingle
7 1 (0.063%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.063%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.063%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 89 (5.61%) Oracle EBS
2 81 (5.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 42 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 33 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 33 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
5 31 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
6 30 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
7 29 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
8 28 (1.77%) SAP Business One
9 27 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
10 23 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
11 22 (1.39%) SAP FI
11 22 (1.39%) SAP CO
11 22 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
12 20 (1.26%) SAP SD
12 20 (1.26%) HFM
13 18 (1.13%) Oracle Payroll
13 18 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
14 14 (0.88%) Google Analytics
15 13 (0.82%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.33%) SaaS
2 16 (1.01%) Office 365
3 13 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.63%) IaaS
6 8 (0.50%) PaaS
7 7 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.32%) Joyent
8 5 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.25%) Force.com
9 4 (0.25%) Taleo
10 2 (0.13%) Heroku
11 1 (0.063%) GitHub
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.40%) Firewall
2 34 (2.14%) Internet
3 25 (1.58%) HTTP
4 23 (1.45%) DNS
5 22 (1.39%) DHCP
6 19 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 18 (1.13%) Network Security
8 17 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (1.01%) SAN
9 16 (1.01%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (0.76%) LAN
10 12 (0.76%) Unified Communications
11 11 (0.69%) NetScaler
11 11 (0.69%) WAN
12 8 (0.50%) Extranet
12 8 (0.50%) VPN
13 5 (0.32%) Intranet
14 4 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (10.15%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 65 (4.10%) Big Data
4 59 (3.72%) Oracle Database
5 55 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 46 (2.90%) Relational Database
9 38 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 37 (2.33%) QlikView
11 30 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
14 24 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
14 24 (1.51%) Essbase
15 23 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
16 22 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (1.32%) Hadoop
18 18 (1.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 35 (2.21%) Eclipse
2 20 (1.26%) Xcode
3 19 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.69%) Axure RP
5 9 (0.57%) Ant
5 9 (0.57%) Introscope
6 8 (0.50%) JIRA
6 8 (0.50%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.44%) Selenium
7 7 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 7 (0.44%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.38%) CruiseControl
8 6 (0.38%) Bugzilla
8 6 (0.38%) Subversion
8 6 (0.38%) Hudson
9 5 (0.32%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.32%) PHPUnit
9 5 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 608 (38.34%) Finance
2 140 (8.83%) Banking
3 112 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 110 (6.94%) Marketing
5 108 (6.81%) Retail
6 96 (6.05%) Manufacturing
7 56 (3.53%) Advertising
8 42 (2.65%) Back Office
9 41 (2.59%) Investment Banking
10 38 (2.40%) Legal
11 26 (1.64%) French Language
12 24 (1.51%) Law
12 24 (1.51%) German Language
13 23 (1.45%) Publishing
14 20 (1.26%) Front Office
15 16 (1.01%) Billing
16 15 (0.95%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.69%) General Ledger
18 9 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
18 9 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (8.39%) .NET
2 107 (6.75%) HTML
3 78 (4.92%) Web Services
4 70 (4.41%) CSS
5 62 (3.91%) XML
6 47 (2.96%) SOAP
7 37 (2.33%) HTML5
8 31 (1.95%) ASP.NET
8 31 (1.95%) Oracle Fusion
9 27 (1.70%) SAML
9 27 (1.70%) REST
10 25 (1.58%) J2EE
11 23 (1.45%) Middleware
12 19 (1.20%) Java EE
13 18 (1.13%) COM
14 17 (1.07%) jQuery
15 16 (1.01%) Mason
16 15 (0.95%) CSS3
17 13 (0.82%) Spring
17 13 (0.82%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 188 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (4.16%) Management Information System
3 62 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 47 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (2.40%) User Experience
6 36 (2.27%) Life Science
7 35 (2.21%) Derivative
8 27 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 26 (1.64%) Equities
9 26 (1.64%) Social Media
10 24 (1.51%) Mobile App
10 24 (1.51%) Open Source
11 23 (1.45%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.07%) Data Integration
13 16 (1.01%) Reference Data
13 16 (1.01%) Oracle Exalogic
14 14 (0.88%) Kindle
15 13 (0.82%) Mathematics
16 11 (0.69%) Digital Media
16 11 (0.69%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 105 (6.62%) Windows
2 78 (4.92%) Linux
3 76 (4.79%) UNIX
4 35 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 12 (0.76%) Solaris
8 12 (0.76%) Android
9 10 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.38%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.13%) HPUX
14 2 (0.13%) CentOS
15 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone 7
15 1 (0.063%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.063%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (14.38%) Project Management
2 203 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
3 161 (10.15%) Risk Management
4 158 (9.96%) Change Management
5 149 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (8.13%) Analytics
7 123 (7.76%) CRM
8 118 (7.44%) Performance Improvement
9 93 (5.86%) Asset Management
10 90 (5.67%) Business Analysis
11 81 (5.11%) Information Security
12 69 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 69 (4.35%) Business Development
13 68 (4.29%) Migration
13 68 (4.29%) Mentoring
14 65 (4.10%) ERP
15 64 (4.04%) SOA
16 61 (3.85%) ETL
17 59 (3.72%) E-Commerce
18 57 (3.59%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 220 (13.87%) SQL
2 198 (12.48%) Java
3 95 (5.99%) JavaScript
4 94 (5.93%) C#
5 52 (3.28%) C++
6 40 (2.52%) C
6 40 (2.52%) PL/SQL
7 23 (1.45%) Python
7 23 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 20 (1.26%) PHP
9 15 (0.95%) R
10 14 (0.88%) Apex Code
11 13 (0.82%) Ruby
11 13 (0.82%) VB
11 13 (0.82%) Perl
12 12 (0.76%) Objective-C
13 11 (0.69%) ABAP
13 11 (0.69%) VBA
14 9 (0.57%) PowerShell
14 9 (0.57%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 257 (16.20%) Degree
2 73 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
3 63 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 55 (3.47%) CCNP
4 55 (3.47%) CISSP
5 38 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.77%) MCSE
7 27 (1.70%) MCITP
8 26 (1.64%) CISM
9 25 (1.58%) CCNA
10 24 (1.51%) SC Cleared
11 23 (1.45%) ISEB
12 17 (1.07%) CIMA
12 17 (1.07%) ACCA
13 16 (1.01%) CCIE
14 14 (0.88%) SAP Certification
14 14 (0.88%) DV Cleared
15 11 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (2.90%) QA
3 24 (1.51%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.57%) TickIT
6 8 (0.50%) EMIR
6 8 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
7 7 (0.44%) COBIT
8 6 (0.38%) SLA
8 6 (0.38%) HL7
9 1 (0.063%) P3O
9 1 (0.063%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.063%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.063%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 56 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (1.77%) Hyper-V
3 27 (1.70%) Active Directory
4 23 (1.45%) XenApp
5 18 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (1.07%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.82%) vSphere
8 11 (0.69%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.38%) XenServer
9 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.32%) vCloud
10 5 (0.32%) Varnish
10 5 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.19%) UAG
12 3 (0.19%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.19%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 16 (1.01%) Data Guard
2 12 (0.76%) SCCM
3 7 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (0.44%) XenMobile
3 7 (0.44%) SCOM
4 6 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.32%) Puppet
6 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.25%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.19%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.13%) SCSM
8 2 (0.13%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.13%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 383 (24.15%) Oracle
2 270 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 211 (13.30%) SAP
4 70 (4.41%) Cisco
5 69 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 59 (3.72%) VMware
7 52 (3.28%) IBM
8 48 (3.03%) Business Objects
9 46 (2.90%) Hyperion
10 43 (2.71%) Citrix
11 38 (2.40%) Informatica
12 35 (2.21%) Adobe
13 34 (2.14%) Cognos
14 26 (1.64%) SimCorp
15 25 (1.58%) EMC
16 24 (1.51%) HP
17 23 (1.45%) SunGard
17 23 (1.45%) CheckPoint
18 22 (1.39%) Charles River
18 22 (1.39%) JBoss
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 80k plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance & Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package incl Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum £115k OTE, Car Allowance, Health, L
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £75,000 to £82,000 per annum £75k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corpora
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare & more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £200 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago