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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 246 273 305
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 15 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.44% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.46% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 12
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £73,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
4 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Windows
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.82%) Presales
6 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
6 5 (12.82%) Service Management
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.82%) Banking
7 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
7 4 (10.26%) Legal
7 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco
7 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 4 (10.26%) MySQL
7 4 (10.26%) MS Office
7 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
7 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Drupal
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Dropbox
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) IPv4
2 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) DB2
4 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
1 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Automotive
5 2 (5.13%) German Language
5 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.56%) International Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) Django
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) LAMP
1 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.69%) Social Media
4 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
1 8 (20.51%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.82%) Presales
3 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.82%) Service Management
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (5.13%) Business Development
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) ITSM
6 2 (5.13%) Logistics
6 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
1 3 (7.69%) Java
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) C++
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) CISA
3 3 (7.69%) CISSP
3 3 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) CIMA
4 1 (2.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) COBIT
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) NFS
2 1 (2.56%) Varnish
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) CA LISA
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) Facebook
3 3 (7.69%) Meraki
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Twitter
4 2 (5.13%) Capita
4 2 (5.13%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) Coverity
5 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) Pega
5 1 (2.56%) VMware
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £35,000 per annum (OTE £60,000+ Uncapped)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum OTE £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 27 days ago