The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 298 301 318
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 20 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 20
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +141.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,450 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
IT 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
10663 10863 11830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8999 9536 10851
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the City of London region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 27 (45.00%) Degree
3 23 (38.33%) Banking
4 18 (30.00%) Java
4 18 (30.00%) Oracle
5 17 (28.33%) German Language
6 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 16 (26.67%) French Language
7 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 15 (25.00%) Back Office
7 15 (25.00%) C++
8 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
10 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
10 8 (13.33%) SQL
10 8 (13.33%) Service Management
10 8 (13.33%) Law
10 8 (13.33%) Legal
11 7 (11.67%) CISA
11 7 (11.67%) ISEB
11 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
12 6 (10.00%) Business Development
13 5 (8.33%) Investment Management
13 5 (8.33%) CISSP
13 5 (8.33%) SAP
14 4 (6.67%) ERP
14 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
14 4 (6.67%) Project Management
14 4 (6.67%) Economics

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) CMS
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Agresso
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 36 (60.00%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) Banking
3 17 (28.33%) German Language
4 16 (26.67%) French Language
5 15 (25.00%) Back Office
6 8 (13.33%) Law
6 8 (13.33%) Legal
7 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (3.33%) Marketing
9 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) XML
1 1 (1.67%) XSLT
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.67%) Economics
2 2 (3.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.67%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) Equities
3 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.67%) CESG
3 1 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 9 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.33%) Service Management
4 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
4 7 (11.67%) Security Architecture
5 6 (10.00%) Business Development
6 5 (8.33%) Investment Management
7 4 (6.67%) ERP
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.67%) IT Governance
7 4 (6.67%) Coaching
8 3 (5.00%) Information Security
8 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
9 2 (3.33%) B2B
9 2 (3.33%) ITIL
9 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) Java
2 15 (25.00%) C++
3 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 8 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Degree
2 7 (11.67%) CISA
2 7 (11.67%) ISEB
3 5 (8.33%) CISSP
4 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) CCNP
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.33%) CIMA
5 2 (3.33%) ACCA
5 2 (3.33%) GIAC
5 2 (3.33%) ISACA
6 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) CCSE
6 1 (1.67%) CISM
6 1 (1.67%) MBA
6 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) COBIT
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (1.67%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Commission + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago