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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 23 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 754 965 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.63% 7.56% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.29% 8.18% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 645 734 594
Average salary £55,000 £59,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.94% +3.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 577 (37.96%) Finance
2 334 (21.97%) Oracle
3 280 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 235 (15.46%) Degree
5 223 (14.67%) SQL
6 213 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
7 211 (13.88%) Java
8 206 (13.55%) SAP
9 182 (11.97%) Project Management
10 178 (11.71%) Banking
11 173 (11.38%) Retail
12 149 (9.80%) Windows
13 143 (9.41%) CRM
14 141 (9.28%) Cisco
15 133 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
16 131 (8.62%) SQL Server
17 129 (8.49%) MS Excel
18 122 (8.03%) Analytics
19 113 (7.43%) VMware
19 113 (7.43%) Business Analysis
20 112 (7.37%) SOA
21 109 (7.17%) Linux
22 102 (6.71%) Firewall
23 101 (6.64%) Middleware
24 99 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
25 97 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
26 91 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
27 90 (5.92%) UNIX
28 89 (5.86%) Marketing
29 86 (5.66%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 48 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 43 (2.83%) SAS
4 40 (2.63%) Lync
5 39 (2.57%) MS Exchange
6 36 (2.37%) Oracle Service Bus
7 33 (2.17%) IIS
8 22 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 19 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (0.79%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.72%) Apache
13 11 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.59%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 129 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 50 (3.29%) MS Office
3 29 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.18%) SPSS
5 10 (0.66%) MS Project
6 4 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.20%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.13%) FastStats
8 2 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 70 (4.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 51 (3.36%) SAP FI
4 50 (3.29%) Oracle EBS
5 48 (3.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 48 (3.16%) SAP CO
6 36 (2.37%) Oracle BPM
7 31 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 30 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
9 28 (1.84%) SAP Business One
10 25 (1.64%) Oracle iProcurement
11 21 (1.38%) thinkFolio
12 20 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
13 17 (1.12%) Markit EDM
14 16 (1.05%) SAP MM
14 16 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
15 13 (0.86%) SAP SD
16 12 (0.79%) SAP HR
16 12 (0.79%) SAP CRM
17 11 (0.72%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.36%) SaaS
2 30 (1.97%) Office 365
3 17 (1.12%) IaaS
4 14 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.86%) Force.com
6 4 (0.26%) Veeva
6 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.13%) Scribe Online
8 2 (0.13%) Boomi
8 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 2 (0.13%) Taleo
9 1 (0.066%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.066%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 102 (6.71%) Firewall
2 62 (4.08%) Network Security
3 55 (3.62%) WAN
4 53 (3.49%) Wireless
5 47 (3.09%) SAN
6 44 (2.89%) VPN
7 41 (2.70%) LAN
7 41 (2.70%) DNS
8 36 (2.37%) BGP
9 29 (1.91%) NetScaler
10 28 (1.84%) VoIP
10 28 (1.84%) MPLS
11 26 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (1.64%) DHCP
12 25 (1.64%) TCP/IP
12 25 (1.64%) OSPF
13 24 (1.58%) EIGRP
13 24 (1.58%) VLAN
13 24 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
14 23 (1.51%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 61 (4.01%) Data Warehouse
3 56 (3.68%) SAP HANA
4 54 (3.55%) Oracle Database
5 51 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 51 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 48 (3.16%) Oracle ODI
7 46 (3.03%) Big Data
8 45 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (2.63%) MySQL
9 40 (2.63%) QlikView
10 38 (2.50%) Relational Database
11 37 (2.43%) Oracle BI EE
12 35 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
13 34 (2.24%) SAP BW
14 32 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 28 (1.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 26 (1.71%) OLAP
16 26 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (0.99%) Selenium
2 9 (0.59%) JMeter
3 7 (0.46%) Axure RP
4 6 (0.39%) WebDriver
4 6 (0.39%) JUnit
4 6 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (0.33%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 5 (0.33%) PROIV
5 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.33%) Calabash
5 5 (0.33%) Appium
6 4 (0.26%) JIRA
6 4 (0.26%) SilkPerformer
7 3 (0.20%) Maven
7 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.13%) Facilita Forecast
8 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.13%) FishEye
General
1 577 (37.96%) Finance
2 178 (11.71%) Banking
3 173 (11.38%) Retail
4 89 (5.86%) Marketing
5 80 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 55 (3.62%) Manufacturing
7 53 (3.49%) Advertising
8 31 (2.04%) Legal
9 28 (1.84%) Billing
9 28 (1.84%) Back Office
10 27 (1.78%) Law
11 20 (1.32%) Electronics
11 20 (1.32%) Front Office
12 19 (1.25%) Investment Banking
12 19 (1.25%) General Ledger
13 13 (0.86%) German Language
14 12 (0.79%) French Language
15 10 (0.66%) Publishing
16 9 (0.59%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (6.64%) Middleware
2 97 (6.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 80 (5.26%) .NET
4 71 (4.67%) HTML
5 66 (4.34%) Web Services
6 31 (2.04%) XML
7 29 (1.91%) CSS
8 23 (1.51%) J2EE
9 21 (1.38%) Spring
10 20 (1.32%) SOAP
11 19 (1.25%) Visualforce
12 17 (1.12%) ASP.NET
13 12 (0.79%) HTML5
13 12 (0.79%) Java EE
14 11 (0.72%) SAP Smart Forms
15 10 (0.66%) Hibernate
16 9 (0.59%) XMPP
16 9 (0.59%) REST
17 8 (0.53%) .NET Framework
18 7 (0.46%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 133 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.61%) Data Integration
3 62 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 50 (3.29%) Data Centre
5 44 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 37 (2.43%) Private Cloud
7 30 (1.97%) Mathematics
8 25 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (1.51%) Hedge funds
10 20 (1.32%) DTV
11 19 (1.25%) Visualisation
12 18 (1.18%) Fixed Income
13 17 (1.12%) Derivative
13 17 (1.12%) User Experience
14 15 (0.99%) Clustering
15 13 (0.86%) PMI
15 13 (0.86%) Statistics
15 13 (0.86%) Oracle Exalogic
16 12 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
16 12 (0.79%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 149 (9.80%) Windows
2 109 (7.17%) Linux
3 90 (5.92%) UNIX
4 34 (2.24%) Windows 8
5 33 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 29 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.59%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.46%) Debian
11 7 (0.46%) CentOS
12 6 (0.39%) Windows Vista
12 6 (0.39%) AIX
12 6 (0.39%) Solaris
13 5 (0.33%) SUSE
14 3 (0.20%) Android
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
2 182 (11.97%) Project Management
3 143 (9.41%) CRM
4 122 (8.03%) Analytics
5 113 (7.43%) Business Analysis
6 112 (7.37%) SOA
7 99 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 69 (4.54%) Mentoring
10 67 (4.41%) ETL
11 62 (4.08%) ERP
12 60 (3.95%) Information Security
13 59 (3.88%) Programme Management
13 59 (3.88%) TOGAF
14 56 (3.68%) GAP Analysis
15 55 (3.62%) Zachman Framework
16 54 (3.55%) Asset Management
17 51 (3.36%) Migration
18 50 (3.29%) Business Development
18 50 (3.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 223 (14.67%) SQL
2 211 (13.88%) Java
3 73 (4.80%) C#
4 59 (3.88%) C
5 46 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 43 (2.83%) C++
7 31 (2.04%) PHP
8 26 (1.71%) Python
8 26 (1.71%) ABAP
9 23 (1.51%) R
10 20 (1.32%) Apex Code
11 17 (1.12%) Perl
12 15 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 15 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 14 (0.92%) VBA
14 13 (0.86%) VB
15 10 (0.66%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.46%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.33%) Ruby
17 5 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 235 (15.46%) Degree
2 91 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (4.87%) Security Cleared
5 69 (4.54%) MCSE
6 60 (3.95%) CCNP
7 44 (2.89%) MCITP
8 36 (2.37%) CISSP
9 34 (2.24%) CCA
9 34 (2.24%) MCTS
10 33 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 31 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
12 26 (1.71%) CCIE
13 25 (1.64%) SC Cleared
14 24 (1.58%) PMP
14 24 (1.58%) PMI Certification
15 20 (1.32%) ISEB
16 18 (1.18%) CISM
17 16 (1.05%) CCNA
18 13 (0.86%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.63%) QA
2 25 (1.64%) SLA
3 20 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.53%) COBIT
6 4 (0.26%) EMIR
6 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.066%) GxP
9 1 (0.066%) Solvency II
System Software
1 75 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (3.68%) Active Directory
3 50 (3.29%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.63%) XenApp
5 34 (2.24%) XenDesktop
6 19 (1.25%) vSphere
7 13 (0.86%) XenServer
8 12 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 6 (0.39%) vCloud
11 6 (0.39%) NFS
11 6 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.33%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.26%) UAG
13 4 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 46 (3.03%) SCCM
2 25 (1.64%) SCOM
3 11 (0.72%) Data Guard
3 11 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.46%) Puppet
5 7 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.39%) SCOrch
6 6 (0.39%) SCVMM
6 6 (0.39%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.33%) Netcool
7 5 (0.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 3 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.20%) SELinux
10 2 (0.13%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 334 (21.97%) Oracle
2 280 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 206 (13.55%) SAP
4 141 (9.28%) Cisco
5 113 (7.43%) VMware
6 86 (5.66%) Citrix
7 81 (5.33%) Juniper
8 59 (3.88%) HP
8 59 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
9 53 (3.49%) Business Objects
10 51 (3.36%) CheckPoint
11 40 (2.63%) Cognos
12 39 (2.57%) IBM
13 37 (2.43%) Tableau
14 30 (1.97%) Informatica
14 30 (1.97%) F5
15 24 (1.58%) Symantec
15 24 (1.58%) NetApp
16 23 (1.51%) Teradata
16 23 (1.51%) Blue Coat
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Flex benefits inc Pension & Health
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 to £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: benefits, bonus, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £57,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + uncapped Commission + Incentives
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £150000 - £170000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS AND CAR ALLOWANCE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k (Bonus, Car Allowance, P
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday