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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 31 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 652 697 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.22% 5.63% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.71% 6.09% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 571 570 546
Average salary £56,000 £57,500 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% -2.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 30 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 30 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.

1 530 (35.86%) Finance
2 347 (23.48%) Oracle
3 224 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
3 224 (15.16%) Degree
4 222 (15.02%) SQL
5 219 (14.82%) Microsoft
6 193 (13.06%) Java
7 191 (12.92%) SAP
8 190 (12.86%) Project Management
8 190 (12.86%) Retail
9 158 (10.69%) Banking
10 148 (10.01%) CRM
11 133 (9.00%) Analytics
12 127 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
13 116 (7.85%) SQL Server
14 115 (7.78%) Cisco
15 113 (7.65%) SOA
16 112 (7.58%) MS Excel
17 110 (7.44%) Linux
18 108 (7.31%) Business Analysis
19 104 (7.04%) Windows
20 103 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
21 97 (6.56%) UNIX
22 94 (6.36%) Middleware
23 91 (6.16%) Oracle Fusion
24 90 (6.09%) VMware
25 88 (5.95%) Firewall
26 85 (5.75%) .NET
27 80 (5.41%) ERP
27 80 (5.41%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 72 (4.87%) SharePoint
2 56 (3.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 52 (3.52%) SAS
4 36 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
5 30 (2.03%) IIS
6 22 (1.49%) Lync
7 20 (1.35%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 15 (1.01%) Tomcat
11 14 (0.95%) Apache
12 13 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
13 10 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
13 10 (0.68%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.41%) JBoss
14 6 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.34%) MediaWiki
15 5 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 112 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.52%) MS Office
3 33 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.42%) SPSS
5 13 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.88%) MS Project
6 10 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.61%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.14%) FastStats
11 1 (0.068%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.068%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 63 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 61 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 60 (4.06%) Oracle EBS
4 45 (3.04%) SAP FI
5 42 (2.84%) SAP FI/CO
5 42 (2.84%) SAP CO
6 36 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
7 30 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
7 30 (2.03%) Oracle Retail
8 28 (1.89%) thinkFolio
9 27 (1.83%) SAP Business One
10 25 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
11 22 (1.49%) Markit EDM
12 21 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
13 20 (1.35%) SAP MM
14 18 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 15 (1.01%) Beauchamp
15 15 (1.01%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
15 15 (1.01%) Advent Moxy
15 15 (1.01%) HiInvest
Cloud Services
1 49 (3.32%) SaaS
2 28 (1.89%) Force.com
3 18 (1.22%) Office 365
4 11 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.47%) IaaS
6 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.14%) Taleo
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.14%) Scribe Online
8 2 (0.14%) Veeva
8 2 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.068%) Boomi
9 1 (0.068%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (5.95%) Firewall
2 57 (3.86%) Network Security
3 39 (2.64%) Wireless
3 39 (2.64%) WAN
4 32 (2.17%) LAN
5 27 (1.83%) VPN
5 27 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (1.69%) VoIP
7 24 (1.62%) SAN
8 23 (1.56%) DNS
8 23 (1.56%) BGP
9 21 (1.42%) Cisco PIX
10 20 (1.35%) OSPF
11 19 (1.29%) NetScaler
12 18 (1.22%) Cisco ISE
12 18 (1.22%) TCP/IP
13 17 (1.15%) DHCP
13 17 (1.15%) VLAN
14 16 (1.08%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (7.85%) SQL Server
2 66 (4.47%) Oracle Database
3 62 (4.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 60 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (4.06%) SAP HANA
5 56 (3.79%) BusinessObjects
6 52 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 49 (3.32%) Big Data
7 49 (3.32%) Oracle ODI
8 46 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 46 (3.11%) Relational Database
9 37 (2.50%) MySQL
10 36 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (2.44%) QlikView
11 35 (2.37%) SAP BW
12 26 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 26 (1.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 24 (1.62%) Oracle Exadata
14 23 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 22 (1.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (1.15%) Axure RP
2 11 (0.74%) Selenium
3 10 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.61%) JIRA
5 8 (0.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 8 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.34%) PROIV
8 5 (0.34%) Subversion
8 5 (0.34%) Hudson
9 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.20%) Toad
10 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.20%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.14%) FishEye
11 2 (0.14%) ERwin
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.14%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.068%) JMeter
General
1 530 (35.86%) Finance
2 190 (12.86%) Retail
3 158 (10.69%) Banking
4 78 (5.28%) Marketing
5 69 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 48 (3.25%) Manufacturing
7 39 (2.64%) Legal
8 34 (2.30%) Advertising
9 30 (2.03%) Back Office
10 27 (1.83%) Billing
11 26 (1.76%) Law
12 22 (1.49%) Front Office
13 20 (1.35%) Investment Banking
14 19 (1.29%) General Ledger
14 19 (1.29%) German Language
15 17 (1.15%) Retail Banking
16 15 (1.01%) French Language
17 12 (0.81%) Electronics
18 10 (0.68%) Publishing
19 8 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (6.36%) Middleware
2 91 (6.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 85 (5.75%) .NET
4 62 (4.19%) HTML
5 58 (3.92%) Web Services
6 28 (1.89%) XML
7 26 (1.76%) J2EE
8 25 (1.69%) CSS
9 21 (1.42%) Visualforce
10 17 (1.15%) ASP.NET
11 15 (1.01%) Spring
12 12 (0.81%) SOAP
12 12 (0.81%) 802.1X
13 9 (0.61%) Java EE
13 9 (0.61%) LAMP
14 8 (0.54%) SAP Smart Forms
14 8 (0.54%) HTML5
15 6 (0.41%) Mason
15 6 (0.41%) WCF
16 5 (0.34%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 65 (4.40%) Data Integration
4 51 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 47 (3.18%) Data Centre
6 34 (2.30%) Mathematics
7 32 (2.17%) User Experience
8 24 (1.62%) Oracle Exalogic
8 24 (1.62%) Derivative
9 20 (1.35%) Fixed Income
10 19 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.29%) Visualisation
11 18 (1.22%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.15%) Statistics
13 15 (1.01%) Private Cloud
13 15 (1.01%) Social Media
14 13 (0.88%) Economics
15 12 (0.81%) IPTV
15 12 (0.81%) DTV
15 12 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (7.44%) Linux
2 104 (7.04%) Windows
3 97 (6.56%) UNIX
4 23 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 16 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (0.88%) Windows 8
8 12 (0.81%) CentOS
8 12 (0.81%) Debian
9 10 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.34%) SUSE
11 5 (0.34%) Android
12 3 (0.20%) Solaris
12 3 (0.20%) AIX
12 3 (0.20%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.14%) HPUX
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (15.16%) Business Intelligence
2 190 (12.86%) Project Management
3 148 (10.01%) CRM
4 133 (9.00%) Analytics
5 113 (7.65%) SOA
6 108 (7.31%) Business Analysis
7 103 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (5.41%) ERP
9 79 (5.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 65 (4.40%) Information Security
11 61 (4.13%) Asset Management
12 60 (4.06%) ETL
13 57 (3.86%) Business Development
14 55 (3.72%) TOGAF
14 55 (3.72%) Mentoring
15 54 (3.65%) ITIL
15 54 (3.65%) PRINCE2
16 53 (3.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 50 (3.38%) Zachman Framework
18 49 (3.32%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 222 (15.02%) SQL
2 193 (13.06%) Java
3 69 (4.67%) C#
4 65 (4.40%) C
5 49 (3.32%) C++
6 41 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 36 (2.44%) PHP
8 25 (1.69%) Apex Code
8 25 (1.69%) R
9 21 (1.42%) Python
10 20 (1.35%) VB
11 19 (1.29%) ABAP
12 17 (1.15%) PL/SQL
13 14 (0.95%) VBA
14 13 (0.88%) Perl
15 11 (0.74%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.74%) Ruby
16 10 (0.68%) T-SQL
17 9 (0.61%) PowerShell
18 7 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 224 (15.16%) Degree
2 78 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 53 (3.59%) CCNP
5 52 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (2.64%) CISSP
7 36 (2.44%) MCSE
8 30 (2.03%) MCITP
9 29 (1.96%) CCIE
10 26 (1.76%) CCA
10 26 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
10 26 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 23 (1.56%) ISEB
11 23 (1.56%) JNCIP
12 22 (1.49%) SC Cleared
13 21 (1.42%) CISM
14 19 (1.29%) JNCIA
15 17 (1.15%) PMI Certification
16 16 (1.08%) MCTS
17 15 (1.01%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.44%) QA
2 23 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.88%) SLA
4 9 (0.61%) COBIT
4 9 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.61%) EMIR
5 6 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.34%) MiFID
7 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.20%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.14%) Basel III
10 1 (0.068%) GxP
10 1 (0.068%) Basel II
10 1 (0.068%) FATCA
System Software
1 71 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 31 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 26 (1.76%) XenApp
5 23 (1.56%) XenDesktop
6 20 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (1.22%) vSphere
8 7 (0.47%) XenServer
9 5 (0.34%) Postfix
9 5 (0.34%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.34%) Samba
9 5 (0.34%) iptables
10 4 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.20%) Varnish
12 2 (0.14%) vCloud
12 2 (0.14%) NFS
12 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (1.42%) SCCM
2 20 (1.35%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.74%) Puppet
3 11 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (0.41%) SCOM
6 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.34%) Ansible
6 5 (0.34%) Salt
7 3 (0.20%) SELinux
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.20%) CA LISA
7 3 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.068%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.068%) Nessus
8 1 (0.068%) Nmap
8 1 (0.068%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 347 (23.48%) Oracle
2 219 (14.82%) Microsoft
3 191 (12.92%) SAP
4 115 (7.78%) Cisco
5 90 (6.09%) VMware
6 80 (5.41%) Juniper
7 67 (4.53%) Citrix
8 65 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
9 46 (3.11%) CheckPoint
10 43 (2.91%) HP
11 38 (2.57%) Tableau
12 33 (2.23%) IBM
13 28 (1.89%) Charles River
14 26 (1.76%) SimCorp
14 26 (1.76%) F5
15 23 (1.56%) Cognos
16 21 (1.42%) Adobe
16 21 (1.42%) CA
16 21 (1.42%) Informatica
17 20 (1.35%) Hyperion
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £800000 per annum + sales bonus, 30 days holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £65K
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - £80K
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, pension, life ass
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000-£85,000+ EXCELLENT package
Posted: Yesterday