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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 27 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 680 808 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.56% 6.39% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.11% 6.90% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 599 632 574
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,300 £75,000 £75,000
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
9562 11707 11254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 92.52% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8248 9892 9769
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 3 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 546 (35.85%) Finance
2 330 (21.67%) Oracle
3 252 (16.55%) Microsoft
4 231 (15.17%) Degree
5 221 (14.51%) SQL
6 219 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
7 204 (13.39%) Java
7 204 (13.39%) SAP
8 188 (12.34%) Project Management
9 179 (11.75%) Retail
10 167 (10.97%) Banking
11 148 (9.72%) CRM
12 131 (8.60%) Cisco
13 129 (8.47%) Analytics
14 125 (8.21%) Windows
15 124 (8.14%) SQL Server
16 122 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
17 119 (7.81%) MS Excel
18 114 (7.49%) Business Analysis
19 112 (7.35%) SOA
20 111 (7.29%) Linux
21 102 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
22 99 (6.50%) VMware
23 98 (6.43%) Firewall
24 96 (6.30%) UNIX
24 96 (6.30%) Middleware
25 92 (6.04%) Oracle Fusion
26 88 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
27 87 (5.71%) Marketing
28 86 (5.65%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 78 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 53 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 43 (2.82%) SAS
4 36 (2.36%) Oracle Service Bus
5 32 (2.10%) IIS
6 29 (1.90%) Lync
7 25 (1.64%) MS Exchange
8 23 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.05%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.79%) WebSphere
12 11 (0.72%) Apache
13 10 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.46%) JBoss
14 7 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 4 (0.26%) Documentum
Applications
1 119 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.68%) MS Office
3 36 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.25%) SPSS
5 15 (0.98%) MS Project
6 10 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.39%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.13%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.13%) FastStats
10 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 54 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
4 50 (3.28%) SAP FI
5 47 (3.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 47 (3.09%) SAP CO
6 36 (2.36%) Oracle BPM
7 28 (1.84%) SAP Business One
8 25 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 25 (1.64%) Oracle Retail
9 24 (1.58%) thinkFolio
10 23 (1.51%) Oracle Applications
11 21 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
12 20 (1.31%) Oracle iProcurement
13 19 (1.25%) Markit EDM
14 18 (1.18%) SAP MM
15 14 (0.92%) SAP SD
16 13 (0.85%) SAP HR
16 13 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
17 12 (0.79%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.48%) SaaS
2 23 (1.51%) Office 365
3 17 (1.12%) Force.com
4 13 (0.85%) IaaS
5 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.20%) Veeva
8 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.13%) Scribe Online
9 2 (0.13%) Boomi
9 2 (0.13%) Taleo
9 2 (0.13%) PaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.066%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 98 (6.43%) Firewall
2 62 (4.07%) Network Security
3 51 (3.35%) WAN
4 50 (3.28%) Wireless
5 42 (2.76%) LAN
6 36 (2.36%) VPN
7 33 (2.17%) DNS
7 33 (2.17%) SAN
8 32 (2.10%) BGP
9 26 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (1.64%) MPLS
10 25 (1.64%) OSPF
10 25 (1.64%) VLAN
11 24 (1.58%) VoIP
11 24 (1.58%) NetScaler
12 23 (1.51%) DHCP
12 23 (1.51%) TCP/IP
13 21 (1.38%) EIGRP
14 20 (1.31%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 62 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
3 60 (3.94%) SAP HANA
3 60 (3.94%) Oracle Database
4 57 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 54 (3.55%) Big Data
6 52 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (3.22%) Oracle ODI
7 49 (3.22%) Relational Database
8 42 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
9 40 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (2.56%) QlikView
11 38 (2.50%) MySQL
11 38 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
12 35 (2.30%) SAP BW
13 28 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.71%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.71%) OLAP
15 23 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 23 (1.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (0.98%) Selenium
2 13 (0.85%) Axure RP
3 7 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.46%) JMeter
4 6 (0.39%) JIRA
4 6 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.39%) WebDriver
5 5 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (0.33%) PROIV
5 5 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.33%) Calabash
5 5 (0.33%) Appium
5 5 (0.33%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.26%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.20%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.20%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.13%) Hudson
8 2 (0.13%) FishEye
8 2 (0.13%) SilkPerformer
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 546 (35.85%) Finance
2 179 (11.75%) Retail
3 167 (10.97%) Banking
4 87 (5.71%) Marketing
5 79 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 53 (3.48%) Manufacturing
7 38 (2.50%) Advertising
7 38 (2.50%) Legal
8 31 (2.04%) Law
9 30 (1.97%) Back Office
10 29 (1.90%) Billing
11 24 (1.58%) Front Office
12 20 (1.31%) General Ledger
13 19 (1.25%) Investment Banking
14 18 (1.18%) German Language
15 17 (1.12%) French Language
15 17 (1.12%) Electronics
16 13 (0.85%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.66%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (6.30%) Middleware
2 92 (6.04%) Oracle Fusion
3 80 (5.25%) .NET
4 66 (4.33%) HTML
5 63 (4.14%) Web Services
6 30 (1.97%) XML
7 26 (1.71%) CSS
8 24 (1.58%) J2EE
9 18 (1.18%) SOAP
9 18 (1.18%) Visualforce
10 17 (1.12%) Spring
11 15 (0.98%) ASP.NET
12 11 (0.72%) SAP Smart Forms
13 10 (0.66%) Java EE
14 9 (0.59%) XMPP
15 8 (0.53%) HTML5
16 7 (0.46%) Mason
16 7 (0.46%) Hibernate
16 7 (0.46%) Ajax
16 7 (0.46%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 122 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 65 (4.27%) Data Integration
4 51 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 48 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 31 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 27 (1.77%) User Experience
8 25 (1.64%) Private Cloud
9 24 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (1.44%) Derivative
11 21 (1.38%) Hedge funds
12 19 (1.25%) Oracle Exalogic
12 19 (1.25%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 17 (1.12%) DTV
15 14 (0.92%) Clustering
15 14 (0.92%) Statistics
16 12 (0.79%) Economics
16 12 (0.79%) IPTV
16 12 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 125 (8.21%) Windows
2 111 (7.29%) Linux
3 96 (6.30%) UNIX
4 26 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 25 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 22 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.59%) CentOS
9 9 (0.59%) Debian
10 6 (0.39%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.33%) SUSE
11 5 (0.33%) AIX
11 5 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.26%) Android
12 4 (0.26%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) HPUX
13 2 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
2 188 (12.34%) Project Management
3 148 (9.72%) CRM
4 129 (8.47%) Analytics
5 114 (7.49%) Business Analysis
6 112 (7.35%) SOA
7 102 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 65 (4.27%) Information Security
9 65 (4.27%) ERP
10 63 (4.14%) Mentoring
11 62 (4.07%) ETL
12 55 (3.61%) Asset Management
12 55 (3.61%) GAP Analysis
13 54 (3.55%) TOGAF
14 53 (3.48%) Business Development
15 52 (3.41%) PRINCE2
16 51 (3.35%) Zachman Framework
17 50 (3.28%) Programme Management
18 49 (3.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 221 (14.51%) SQL
2 204 (13.39%) Java
3 71 (4.66%) C#
4 63 (4.14%) C
5 49 (3.22%) JavaScript
6 47 (3.09%) C++
7 35 (2.30%) PHP
8 25 (1.64%) Python
9 23 (1.51%) R
10 22 (1.44%) ABAP
11 19 (1.25%) VB
11 19 (1.25%) Apex Code
12 15 (0.98%) Perl
13 14 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.85%) VBA
15 12 (0.79%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.59%) Ruby
17 8 (0.53%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.46%) Bash Shell
18 7 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 231 (15.17%) Degree
2 88 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (4.66%) Security Cleared
4 61 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (4.01%) CCNP
5 49 (3.22%) MCSE
6 39 (2.56%) MCITP
7 37 (2.43%) CISSP
8 29 (1.90%) CCIE
8 29 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (1.77%) CCA
9 27 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
10 25 (1.64%) MCTS
11 23 (1.51%) SC Cleared
12 21 (1.38%) ISEB
13 19 (1.25%) PMI Certification
14 18 (1.18%) CISM
14 18 (1.18%) JNCIP
15 17 (1.12%) PMP
16 16 (1.05%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.63%) QA
2 23 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.25%) SLA
4 10 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.59%) COBIT
6 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.33%) EMIR
7 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.13%) MiFID
10 1 (0.066%) Basel III
10 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.066%) GxP
System Software
1 71 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 39 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 31 (2.04%) XenApp
4 27 (1.77%) XenDesktop
5 18 (1.18%) vSphere
6 17 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (0.59%) XenServer
8 6 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.33%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.33%) NFS
9 5 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.26%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 4 (0.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.26%) vCloud
11 3 (0.20%) Varnish
12 2 (0.13%) iptables
12 2 (0.13%) Samba
12 2 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (2.17%) SCCM
2 16 (1.05%) Data Guard
3 14 (0.92%) SCOM
4 10 (0.66%) Puppet
4 10 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
5 7 (0.46%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.33%) Netcool
6 5 (0.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 5 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.26%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.26%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.20%) CA LISA
8 3 (0.20%) SELinux
9 2 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.13%) Salt
9 2 (0.13%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 330 (21.67%) Oracle
2 252 (16.55%) Microsoft
3 204 (13.39%) SAP
4 131 (8.60%) Cisco
5 99 (6.50%) VMware
6 86 (5.65%) Juniper
7 75 (4.92%) Citrix
8 60 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
9 53 (3.48%) Business Objects
10 52 (3.41%) HP
11 50 (3.28%) CheckPoint
12 42 (2.76%) IBM
13 39 (2.56%) Tableau
14 30 (1.97%) Cognos
15 28 (1.84%) F5
16 24 (1.58%) Charles River
17 23 (1.51%) Informatica
18 22 (1.44%) Teradata
19 21 (1.38%) SimCorp
19 21 (1.38%) Veeam
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
DawsonHill
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum 25 days holiday + Travel Expences
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k + Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £150000 - £170000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago