The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 37 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 685 619 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.58% 5.19% 7.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 5.56% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 564 537 840
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 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11323 11126 12138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.22% 93.35% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9488 9778 11067
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
London

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 1 August 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 1 August 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.

1 619 (37.52%) Finance
2 385 (23.33%) Oracle
3 295 (17.88%) Microsoft
4 270 (16.36%) Degree
5 255 (15.45%) Project Management
6 229 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
7 227 (13.76%) SQL
8 225 (13.64%) SAP
9 206 (12.48%) Java
10 175 (10.61%) SQL Server
11 166 (10.06%) Risk Management
12 155 (9.39%) Change Management
13 144 (8.73%) .NET
14 140 (8.48%) Banking
15 134 (8.12%) Windows
16 124 (7.52%) Telecoms
17 123 (7.45%) MS Excel
18 118 (7.15%) Analytics
19 117 (7.09%) Performance Improvement
19 117 (7.09%) CRM
20 112 (6.79%) SharePoint
20 112 (6.79%) HTML
21 107 (6.48%) Manufacturing
22 102 (6.18%) Marketing
23 98 (5.94%) JavaScript
24 97 (5.88%) Retail
25 94 (5.70%) Asset Management
26 91 (5.52%) Web Services
27 90 (5.45%) C#
27 90 (5.45%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 112 (6.79%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.06%) MS Exchange
3 33 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 30 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 25 (1.52%) SAS
5 25 (1.52%) IIS
6 22 (1.33%) CMS
6 22 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 21 (1.27%) Lync
7 21 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 19 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (0.97%) WebSphere
9 16 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
10 12 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 12 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.67%) Documentum
12 10 (0.61%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 123 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.39%) MS Office
3 14 (0.85%) SPSS
4 11 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.30%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.12%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.061%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 70 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
2 66 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 36 (2.18%) SAP FI
4 36 (2.18%) SAP CO
4 36 (2.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 29 (1.76%) Oracle General Ledger
6 27 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
7 26 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
7 26 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
8 25 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
9 23 (1.39%) SAP Business One
10 21 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
11 18 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
11 18 (1.09%) HFM
12 16 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 15 (0.91%) SAP BPC
14 14 (0.85%) Agresso
14 14 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
15 13 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.64%) SaaS
2 16 (0.97%) Office 365
3 14 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
5 10 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.48%) PaaS
7 6 (0.36%) Taleo
8 5 (0.30%) Joyent
8 5 (0.30%) IaaS
8 5 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.24%) GitHub
10 3 (0.18%) Force.com
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.61%) Firewall
2 34 (2.06%) Internet
3 27 (1.64%) DNS
4 25 (1.52%) DHCP
5 24 (1.45%) HTTP
6 23 (1.39%) SAN
7 21 (1.27%) TCP/IP
8 19 (1.15%) Network Security
9 17 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (0.85%) NetScaler
11 12 (0.73%) WAN
11 12 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (0.73%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (0.61%) LAN
13 9 (0.55%) Unified Communications
14 8 (0.48%) VPN
15 7 (0.42%) Extranet
15 7 (0.42%) Wireless
16 4 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 90 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 83 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (4.12%) Big Data
5 67 (4.06%) Oracle Database
6 53 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 51 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 46 (2.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 42 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (2.24%) QlikView
11 34 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 28 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
14 23 (1.39%) Hadoop
14 23 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
15 22 (1.33%) Essbase
16 21 (1.27%) Data Mining
17 20 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 37 (2.24%) Eclipse
2 29 (1.76%) Xcode
3 22 (1.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (1.15%) Axure RP
5 15 (0.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 14 (0.85%) Introscope
6 14 (0.85%) PhoneGap
7 13 (0.79%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.61%) Ant
8 10 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (0.55%) Selenium
9 9 (0.55%) Subversion
10 6 (0.36%) JUnit
10 6 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.30%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.30%) PHPUnit
11 5 (0.30%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.30%) MSI
12 4 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 619 (37.52%) Finance
2 140 (8.48%) Banking
3 124 (7.52%) Telecoms
4 107 (6.48%) Manufacturing
5 102 (6.18%) Marketing
6 97 (5.88%) Retail
7 58 (3.52%) Advertising
8 43 (2.61%) Back Office
9 38 (2.30%) Investment Banking
10 34 (2.06%) Legal
11 27 (1.64%) French Language
11 27 (1.64%) German Language
12 21 (1.27%) Law
13 17 (1.03%) Retail Banking
14 16 (0.97%) Billing
15 13 (0.79%) Front Office
15 13 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.79%) Games
16 12 (0.73%) Publishing
17 10 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (8.73%) .NET
2 112 (6.79%) HTML
3 91 (5.52%) Web Services
4 71 (4.30%) XML
5 66 (4.00%) CSS
6 43 (2.61%) HTML5
7 42 (2.55%) SOAP
8 39 (2.36%) J2EE
9 29 (1.76%) SAML
10 28 (1.70%) Java EE
11 24 (1.45%) REST
12 23 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
13 22 (1.33%) ASP.NET
14 18 (1.09%) Spring
15 17 (1.03%) Mason
15 17 (1.03%) Middleware
16 16 (0.97%) jQuery
17 15 (0.91%) Ajax
18 14 (0.85%) XSLT
18 14 (0.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 66 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 58 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 55 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (2.30%) Social Media
5 36 (2.18%) Life Science
6 34 (2.06%) Derivative
7 27 (1.64%) Open Source
8 25 (1.52%) Fixed Income
9 24 (1.45%) Mobile App
10 23 (1.39%) Visualisation
11 20 (1.21%) Equities
12 16 (0.97%) Mathematics
13 14 (0.85%) Clustering
13 14 (0.85%) Reference Data
14 13 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (0.79%) NHS
15 11 (0.67%) Oracle Exalogic
15 11 (0.67%) Kindle
15 11 (0.67%) Credit Risk
15 11 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 134 (8.12%) Windows
2 80 (4.85%) UNIX
2 80 (4.85%) Linux
3 55 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (1.21%) Android
7 19 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.85%) Solaris
9 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.36%) CentOS
12 4 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.24%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.18%) HPUX
14 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.061%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.061%) AIX
15 1 (0.061%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (15.45%) Project Management
2 229 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
3 166 (10.06%) Risk Management
4 155 (9.39%) Change Management
5 118 (7.15%) Analytics
6 117 (7.09%) Performance Improvement
6 117 (7.09%) CRM
7 94 (5.70%) Asset Management
8 90 (5.45%) Information Security
9 89 (5.39%) Business Analysis
10 78 (4.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 76 (4.61%) Business Development
12 73 (4.42%) ERP
13 68 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (3.94%) Migration
15 57 (3.45%) ETL
16 56 (3.39%) SOA
17 55 (3.33%) E-Commerce
18 51 (3.09%) Content Management
19 48 (2.91%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 227 (13.76%) SQL
2 206 (12.48%) Java
3 98 (5.94%) JavaScript
4 90 (5.45%) C#
5 59 (3.58%) C++
6 42 (2.55%) C
6 42 (2.55%) PL/SQL
7 28 (1.70%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.27%) VB
8 21 (1.27%) Python
9 17 (1.03%) Objective-C
10 16 (0.97%) Ruby
11 15 (0.91%) R
12 14 (0.85%) ActionScript
13 13 (0.79%) Perl
13 13 (0.79%) PHP
14 11 (0.67%) PowerShell
14 11 (0.67%) Apex Code
15 9 (0.55%) ABAP
15 9 (0.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 270 (16.36%) Degree
2 63 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (3.39%) CISSP
4 53 (3.21%) CCNP
5 45 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 36 (2.18%) MCSE
8 34 (2.06%) MCITP
9 26 (1.58%) CISM
10 24 (1.45%) CCNA
11 21 (1.27%) ISEB
12 16 (0.97%) CCIE
12 16 (0.97%) CISA
12 16 (0.97%) CIMA
12 16 (0.97%) ACCA
13 15 (0.91%) MCTS
14 13 (0.79%) SAP Certification
15 11 (0.67%) DV Cleared
16 10 (0.61%) SC Cleared
17 9 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.15%) QA
1 52 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (1.76%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.55%) EMIR
5 9 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
5 9 (0.55%) HL7
5 9 (0.55%) TickIT
6 7 (0.42%) SLA
7 6 (0.36%) ISO 9000
7 6 (0.36%) COBIT
8 1 (0.061%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.061%) Basel III
8 1 (0.061%) P3O
8 1 (0.061%) BS25999
8 1 (0.061%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.061%) Basel II
System Software
1 58 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (2.61%) Hyper-V
3 30 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.82%) XenApp
4 18 (1.09%) XenDesktop
5 13 (0.79%) vSphere
5 13 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (0.42%) XenServer
7 7 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.36%) Terminal Server
8 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.30%) Varnish
9 5 (0.30%) vCloud
10 4 (0.24%) UAG
10 4 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.18%) HDFS
11 3 (0.18%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 23 (1.39%) SCCM
2 11 (0.67%) Data Guard
3 10 (0.61%) SCOM
4 7 (0.42%) XenMobile
5 6 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 5 (0.30%) Puppet
6 5 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.24%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.18%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.12%) Legato
9 2 (0.12%) SCSM
9 2 (0.12%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.061%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.061%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.061%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 385 (23.33%) Oracle
2 295 (17.88%) Microsoft
3 225 (13.64%) SAP
4 66 (4.00%) VMware
5 63 (3.82%) Citrix
6 61 (3.70%) Cisco
7 57 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 52 (3.15%) IBM
9 51 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
10 48 (2.91%) Cognos
11 41 (2.48%) Hyperion
12 38 (2.30%) Informatica
13 28 (1.70%) Adobe
14 25 (1.52%) Charles River
14 25 (1.52%) HP
15 24 (1.45%) SunGard
15 24 (1.45%) SimCorp
16 23 (1.39%) thinkFolio
16 23 (1.39%) JBoss
17 21 (1.27%) Sage
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Uncapped Commission
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 60k OTE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £60k OTE £75k, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + £45-£75 OTE
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum 30% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago