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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 21 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 818 944 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.77% 7.50% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.37% 8.11% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 657 732 588
Average salary £55,000 £59,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 599 (38.62%) Finance
2 330 (21.28%) Oracle
3 316 (20.37%) Microsoft
4 240 (15.47%) Degree
5 237 (15.28%) SQL
6 211 (13.60%) SAP
7 209 (13.48%) Java
8 200 (12.89%) Business Intelligence
9 182 (11.73%) Project Management
10 180 (11.61%) Banking
11 162 (10.44%) Windows
12 156 (10.06%) Retail
13 155 (9.99%) Cisco
14 152 (9.80%) CRM
15 142 (9.16%) MS Excel
16 130 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
17 122 (7.87%) SQL Server
18 115 (7.41%) Analytics
19 108 (6.96%) VMware
20 107 (6.90%) Business Analysis
21 105 (6.77%) Firewall
21 105 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
22 103 (6.64%) Linux
23 99 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
24 97 (6.25%) .NET
24 97 (6.25%) SOA
25 92 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
26 91 (5.87%) Middleware
27 90 (5.80%) C#
28 88 (5.67%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 83 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 54 (3.48%) Lync
3 43 (2.77%) MS Exchange
4 35 (2.26%) SAS
5 34 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 33 (2.13%) IIS
7 30 (1.93%) Oracle Service Bus
8 19 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 18 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 17 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (0.77%) Apache
13 12 (0.77%) WebSphere
14 11 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.71%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 8 (0.52%) JBoss
16 8 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 142 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.09%) MS Office
3 23 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.97%) SPSS
5 9 (0.58%) MS Project
6 5 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.19%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.13%) FastStats
9 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 74 (4.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (3.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 58 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
3 50 (3.22%) SAP FI
4 47 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 47 (3.03%) SAP CO
5 38 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
6 36 (2.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 30 (1.93%) Oracle iProcurement
8 27 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
9 21 (1.35%) SAP Business One
10 16 (1.03%) thinkFolio
11 15 (0.97%) SAP SD
12 14 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
12 14 (0.90%) SAP CRM
12 14 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
13 13 (0.84%) SAP HR
14 12 (0.77%) SAP MM
14 12 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
14 12 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 50 (3.22%) SaaS
2 30 (1.93%) Office 365
3 19 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.16%) IaaS
5 8 (0.52%) Force.com
6 5 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.26%) Veeva
7 4 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.26%) Taleo
8 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Scribe Online
8 2 (0.13%) Boomi
9 1 (0.064%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.064%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 105 (6.77%) Firewall
2 69 (4.45%) Network Security
3 64 (4.13%) WAN
4 63 (4.06%) Wireless
5 55 (3.55%) SAN
6 51 (3.29%) VPN
7 45 (2.90%) LAN
8 43 (2.77%) BGP
9 42 (2.71%) DNS
10 35 (2.26%) MPLS
11 33 (2.13%) VoIP
11 33 (2.13%) NetScaler
12 32 (2.06%) Fibre Channel
13 30 (1.93%) iSCSI
13 30 (1.93%) EIGRP
14 26 (1.68%) OSPF
14 26 (1.68%) DHCP
15 25 (1.61%) VLAN
15 25 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 49 (3.16%) SAP HANA
6 43 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 42 (2.71%) Big Data
8 41 (2.64%) MySQL
9 38 (2.45%) Oracle Database
10 35 (2.26%) Oracle ODI
10 35 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 34 (2.19%) QlikView
12 33 (2.13%) Relational Database
13 32 (2.06%) SAP BW
14 31 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
15 30 (1.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 30 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
16 28 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 28 (1.81%) OLAP
17 19 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (1.10%) Selenium
2 13 (0.84%) JMeter
3 12 (0.77%) Eclipse
3 12 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (0.58%) LoadRunner
5 8 (0.52%) SilkPerformer
6 7 (0.45%) JUnit
7 6 (0.39%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.39%) Maven
8 5 (0.32%) Calabash
8 5 (0.32%) Appium
8 5 (0.32%) PROIV
8 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.26%) JIRA
9 4 (0.26%) WinRunner
9 4 (0.26%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.26%) Axure RP
9 4 (0.26%) Facilita Forecast
10 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 599 (38.62%) Finance
2 180 (11.61%) Banking
3 156 (10.06%) Retail
4 80 (5.16%) Marketing
5 78 (5.03%) Telecoms
6 72 (4.64%) Advertising
7 65 (4.19%) Manufacturing
8 32 (2.06%) Billing
9 28 (1.81%) Law
10 27 (1.74%) Back Office
11 25 (1.61%) Legal
12 22 (1.42%) General Ledger
13 20 (1.29%) Electronics
14 19 (1.23%) Investment Banking
15 15 (0.97%) Front Office
16 13 (0.84%) French Language
16 13 (0.84%) German Language
17 10 (0.64%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.64%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (6.25%) .NET
2 91 (5.87%) Middleware
3 88 (5.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 75 (4.84%) HTML
5 59 (3.80%) Web Services
6 34 (2.19%) XML
7 31 (2.00%) CSS
8 28 (1.81%) ASP.NET
9 25 (1.61%) Spring
10 20 (1.29%) J2EE
11 19 (1.23%) SOAP
12 17 (1.10%) Visualforce
13 14 (0.90%) XMPP
14 13 (0.84%) JSP
14 13 (0.84%) HTML5
15 12 (0.77%) Java EE
15 12 (0.77%) Hibernate
16 11 (0.71%) SAP Smart Forms
16 11 (0.71%) WCF
17 10 (0.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 130 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.19%) Data Integration
3 59 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 45 (2.90%) Private Cloud
5 38 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 30 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 27 (1.74%) Hedge funds
9 20 (1.29%) Fixed Income
9 20 (1.29%) DTV
10 18 (1.16%) Derivative
11 16 (1.03%) Clustering
12 14 (0.90%) Open Source
12 14 (0.90%) User Experience
13 13 (0.84%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.84%) Statistics
14 12 (0.77%) IPTV
14 12 (0.77%) Replication
15 11 (0.71%) PMI
15 11 (0.71%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 162 (10.44%) Windows
2 103 (6.64%) Linux
3 77 (4.96%) UNIX
4 42 (2.71%) Windows 8
5 40 (2.58%) Windows 7
6 38 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.64%) Solaris
11 9 (0.58%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.45%) HPUX
12 7 (0.45%) CentOS
12 7 (0.45%) Debian
13 6 (0.39%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.39%) AIX
14 3 (0.19%) Android
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (12.89%) Business Intelligence
2 182 (11.73%) Project Management
3 152 (9.80%) CRM
4 115 (7.41%) Analytics
5 107 (6.90%) Business Analysis
6 105 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (6.25%) SOA
8 71 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 70 (4.51%) ETL
10 65 (4.19%) ERP
11 62 (4.00%) Information Security
12 60 (3.87%) Mentoring
13 59 (3.80%) TOGAF
14 58 (3.74%) Migration
15 56 (3.61%) GAP Analysis
16 54 (3.48%) Business Transformation
17 52 (3.35%) Programme Management
17 52 (3.35%) Zachman Framework
18 50 (3.22%) Service Delivery
18 50 (3.22%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 237 (15.28%) SQL
2 209 (13.48%) Java
3 90 (5.80%) C#
4 57 (3.68%) JavaScript
5 53 (3.42%) C
6 35 (2.26%) C++
7 34 (2.19%) ABAP
8 32 (2.06%) PHP
9 26 (1.68%) Python
10 23 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 20 (1.29%) VBA
12 17 (1.10%) Perl
12 17 (1.10%) R
13 16 (1.03%) Apex Code
14 14 (0.90%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.71%) Shell Script
16 10 (0.64%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.52%) VBScript
17 8 (0.52%) VB
18 6 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 240 (15.47%) Degree
2 99 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
3 92 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 82 (5.29%) MCSE
5 78 (5.03%) Security Cleared
6 68 (4.38%) CCNP
7 53 (3.42%) MCITP
8 42 (2.71%) MCTS
9 39 (2.51%) CISSP
10 31 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (1.93%) SC Cleared
11 30 (1.93%) CCA
12 29 (1.87%) CCIE
13 26 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
14 22 (1.42%) CCNA
15 21 (1.35%) CISM
16 19 (1.23%) PMI Certification
16 19 (1.23%) ISEB
17 18 (1.16%) PMP
18 15 (0.97%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.97%) QA
2 28 (1.81%) SLA
3 26 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.52%) COBIT
5 8 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.26%) EMIR
7 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
8 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.064%) GxP
9 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.064%) Basel II
System Software
1 70 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 66 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 35 (2.26%) XenApp
5 32 (2.06%) XenDesktop
6 18 (1.16%) vSphere
7 13 (0.84%) XenServer
8 10 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.52%) NFS
9 8 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.45%) vCloud
11 6 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (0.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.26%) UAG
13 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 52 (3.35%) SCCM
2 32 (2.06%) SCOM
3 17 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
4 11 (0.71%) SCOrch
4 11 (0.71%) SCVMM
4 11 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 9 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.45%) Netcool
7 7 (0.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 7 (0.45%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.45%) Puppet
8 6 (0.39%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 3 (0.19%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.19%) Netcool/Webtop
10 3 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 330 (21.28%) Oracle
2 316 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 211 (13.60%) SAP
4 155 (9.99%) Cisco
5 108 (6.96%) VMware
6 85 (5.48%) Citrix
7 77 (4.96%) Juniper
8 72 (4.64%) HP
9 54 (3.48%) Salesforce.com
10 53 (3.42%) Business Objects
11 52 (3.35%) CheckPoint
12 38 (2.45%) IBM
13 36 (2.32%) Cognos
14 34 (2.19%) Tableau
15 31 (2.00%) F5
16 29 (1.87%) NetApp
16 29 (1.87%) Symantec
17 25 (1.61%) Informatica
18 24 (1.55%) Blue Coat
19 19 (1.23%) Teradata
City, London
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £50k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £700000000 - £900000000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 25% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus/Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + 20% - car, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday