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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 25 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 725 556 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.16% 5.28% 5.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.67% 5.69% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 617 487 548
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
9457 9777 10266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.42% 92.92% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8263 8353 9246
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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.

1 598 (40.54%) Finance
2 317 (21.49%) Microsoft
3 279 (18.92%) Oracle
4 229 (15.53%) SQL
5 190 (12.88%) SAP
6 187 (12.68%) Degree
7 174 (11.80%) Java
8 169 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
9 164 (11.12%) Banking
10 158 (10.71%) Project Management
11 153 (10.37%) MS Excel
12 150 (10.17%) Windows
13 129 (8.75%) Cisco
14 123 (8.34%) SQL Server
15 119 (8.07%) Retail
16 113 (7.66%) CRM
17 109 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
18 102 (6.92%) Analytics
19 96 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
20 95 (6.44%) .NET
21 94 (6.37%) Oracle EBS
22 93 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
23 91 (6.17%) Business Analysis
24 90 (6.10%) C#
24 90 (6.10%) Manufacturing
25 89 (6.03%) VMware
26 84 (5.69%) Advertising
26 84 (5.69%) Telecoms
26 84 (5.69%) Security Cleared
27 83 (5.63%) Oracle EBS R12

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 80 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 67 (4.54%) Lync
3 41 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 24 (1.63%) IIS
5 22 (1.49%) SAS
6 21 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (1.02%) Documentum
9 15 (1.02%) CMS
9 15 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.54%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 153 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 44 (2.98%) MS Office
3 19 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.95%) MS Project
5 6 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.27%) SPSS
6 4 (0.27%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.068%) Mingle
8 1 (0.068%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.068%) EViews
Business Applications
1 94 (6.37%) Oracle EBS
2 83 (5.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (3.59%) Dynamics AX
4 49 (3.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 36 (2.44%) SAP FI
5 36 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 36 (2.44%) SAP CO
6 26 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 23 (1.56%) Oracle Payroll
7 23 (1.56%) SAP SD
8 22 (1.49%) Oracle Assets
9 21 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
10 19 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
11 18 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
11 18 (1.22%) SAP MM
11 18 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
12 17 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
13 16 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
13 16 (1.08%) SAP Business One
14 15 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.92%) SaaS
2 31 (2.10%) Office 365
3 24 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.29%) IaaS
5 5 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.20%) Taleo
6 3 (0.20%) PaaS
7 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.14%) Force.com
8 1 (0.068%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.068%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.068%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 80 (5.42%) Firewall
2 48 (3.25%) WAN
3 43 (2.92%) SAN
4 37 (2.51%) VPN
5 36 (2.44%) DNS
5 36 (2.44%) LAN
5 36 (2.44%) Wireless
5 36 (2.44%) Network Security
5 36 (2.44%) Unified Communications
6 32 (2.17%) BGP
7 27 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
8 26 (1.76%) MPLS
9 25 (1.69%) EIGRP
9 25 (1.69%) iSCSI
10 22 (1.49%) DHCP
11 20 (1.36%) NetScaler
11 20 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (1.29%) VoIP
13 18 (1.22%) OSPF
14 17 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (8.34%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 36 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 34 (2.31%) Crystal Reports
7 30 (2.03%) QlikView
8 29 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (1.90%) Big Data
10 26 (1.76%) Relational Database
11 23 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 22 (1.49%) Essbase
13 21 (1.42%) SAP HANA
14 20 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 20 (1.36%) OLAP
15 18 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (1.08%) SAP BW
18 15 (1.02%) Oracle Database
19 14 (0.95%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (1.90%) Eclipse
2 13 (0.88%) JMeter
3 12 (0.81%) JUnit
4 11 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (0.75%) Selenium
5 9 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.54%) LoadRunner
6 8 (0.54%) Maven
6 8 (0.54%) SilkPerformer
6 8 (0.54%) JIRA
7 6 (0.41%) Hudson
7 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.34%) Introscope
8 5 (0.34%) Bugzilla
8 5 (0.34%) Xcode
8 5 (0.34%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.27%) WinRunner
9 4 (0.27%) Calabash
9 4 (0.27%) Facilita Forecast
9 4 (0.27%) Appium
General
1 598 (40.54%) Finance
2 164 (11.12%) Banking
3 119 (8.07%) Retail
4 90 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 84 (5.69%) Advertising
5 84 (5.69%) Telecoms
6 74 (5.02%) Marketing
7 36 (2.44%) Investment Banking
8 33 (2.24%) Legal
9 32 (2.17%) Law
10 28 (1.90%) Back Office
11 21 (1.42%) Billing
12 17 (1.15%) Front Office
13 15 (1.02%) Electronics
13 15 (1.02%) Publishing
14 14 (0.95%) French Language
15 13 (0.88%) General Ledger
16 12 (0.81%) German Language
17 9 (0.61%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (6.44%) .NET
2 64 (4.34%) HTML
3 45 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 44 (2.98%) Middleware
5 41 (2.78%) XML
6 39 (2.64%) CSS
7 37 (2.51%) ASP.NET
8 36 (2.44%) Web Services
9 25 (1.69%) Spring
9 25 (1.69%) SOAP
10 22 (1.49%) XMPP
11 21 (1.42%) JSP
12 17 (1.15%) HTML5
12 17 (1.15%) REST
13 14 (0.95%) .NET Framework
13 14 (0.95%) COM
14 13 (0.88%) J2EE
15 12 (0.81%) Ajax
15 12 (0.81%) SAML
15 12 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 109 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
3 49 (3.32%) Data Integration
4 48 (3.25%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 22 (1.49%) Hedge funds
7 20 (1.36%) Fixed Income
7 20 (1.36%) Derivative
8 19 (1.29%) Clustering
9 17 (1.15%) Open Source
10 16 (1.08%) User Experience
10 16 (1.08%) Equities
11 15 (1.02%) DTV
12 14 (0.95%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.68%) PMI
13 10 (0.68%) Blackberry
14 9 (0.61%) Oracle Exalogic
15 8 (0.54%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.54%) Reference Data
15 8 (0.54%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 150 (10.17%) Windows
2 79 (5.36%) Linux
3 53 (3.59%) UNIX
4 34 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (2.31%) Windows 8
4 34 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 26 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (0.95%) Solaris
8 7 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.47%) Android
9 6 (0.41%) HPUX
9 6 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.34%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.27%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.27%) AIX
12 1 (0.068%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.068%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
2 158 (10.71%) Project Management
3 113 (7.66%) CRM
4 102 (6.92%) Analytics
5 96 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (6.17%) Business Analysis
7 77 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (4.75%) ERP
9 67 (4.54%) Mentoring
10 65 (4.41%) ETL
11 62 (4.20%) Migration
12 56 (3.80%) Business Development
13 55 (3.73%) SOA
14 54 (3.66%) Asset Management
15 50 (3.39%) Performance Management
16 47 (3.19%) Logistics
16 47 (3.19%) Information Security
17 45 (3.05%) E-Commerce
18 44 (2.98%) Data Management
18 44 (2.98%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (15.53%) SQL
2 174 (11.80%) Java
3 90 (6.10%) C#
4 73 (4.95%) JavaScript
5 49 (3.32%) C
6 37 (2.51%) ABAP
7 27 (1.83%) Python
8 26 (1.76%) Perl
9 25 (1.69%) VBA
10 23 (1.56%) C++
11 21 (1.42%) PHP
12 16 (1.08%) T-SQL
13 15 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 14 (0.95%) Shell Script
15 13 (0.88%) VBScript
15 13 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 9 (0.61%) Apex Code
17 8 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.54%) Ruby
18 7 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 187 (12.68%) Degree
2 93 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (5.69%) Security Cleared
4 79 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 66 (4.47%) MCSE
6 56 (3.80%) CCNP
7 45 (3.05%) MCITP
8 42 (2.85%) CISSP
9 41 (2.78%) SC Cleared
10 31 (2.10%) MCTS
11 30 (2.03%) CCIE
12 28 (1.90%) CCNA
13 22 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.08%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 14 (0.95%) DV Cleared
16 13 (0.88%) CISM
16 13 (0.88%) PMI Certification
17 12 (0.81%) PMP
18 11 (0.75%) SAP Certification
18 11 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.58%) QA
2 23 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (1.22%) SLA
4 12 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.47%) COBIT
7 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.068%) EMIR
8 1 (0.068%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.068%) MiFID
8 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.068%) Basel II
8 1 (0.068%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.068%) Solvency II
System Software
1 72 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 54 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.83%) XenApp
5 18 (1.22%) XenDesktop
6 16 (1.08%) vSphere
7 13 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.81%) XenServer
9 8 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.54%) NFS
10 7 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.41%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.41%) vCloud
12 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.20%) Xen
13 3 (0.20%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 3 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 41 (2.78%) SCCM
2 28 (1.90%) SCOM
3 19 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 18 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (0.81%) SCOrch
6 12 (0.81%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.68%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.47%) Netcool
8 7 (0.47%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 7 (0.47%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.41%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.34%) SELinux
11 4 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.20%) Puppet
12 3 (0.20%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 317 (21.49%) Microsoft
2 279 (18.92%) Oracle
3 190 (12.88%) SAP
4 129 (8.75%) Cisco
5 89 (6.03%) VMware
6 63 (4.27%) Business Objects
6 63 (4.27%) HP
7 62 (4.20%) Citrix
8 50 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
9 42 (2.85%) Juniper
10 38 (2.58%) IBM
11 36 (2.44%) Cognos
12 35 (2.37%) Hyperion
13 31 (2.10%) EMC
13 31 (2.10%) CheckPoint
14 26 (1.76%) Informatica
15 25 (1.69%) NetApp
16 24 (1.63%) Symantec
16 24 (1.63%) Siebel
17 23 (1.56%) F5
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 52 minutes ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 55 minutes ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Triple Seven
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + OTE £60k - £80k
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £120,000 per annum plus excellent package
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus travel and bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago