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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 269 302 293
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 41 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 20
Average salary £55,000 £48,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.98% -12.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,400 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -4.76%
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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) HP
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 9 (15.52%) Cisco
4 8 (13.79%) Law
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
4 8 (13.79%) LAN
4 8 (13.79%) WAN
4 8 (13.79%) NetApp
4 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 8 (13.79%) Degree
5 7 (12.07%) ERP
5 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
6 6 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) SaaS
6 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
6 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 6 (10.34%) Billing
7 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.62%) Clustering
7 5 (8.62%) Information Security
7 5 (8.62%) CISSP
7 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Firewall
2 8 (13.79%) LAN
2 8 (13.79%) WAN
3 4 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Big Data
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Law
4 6 (10.34%) Billing
5 4 (6.90%) Back Office
5 4 (6.90%) Legal
6 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.72%) Marketing
8 1 (1.72%) Local Government
8 1 (1.72%) French Language
8 1 (1.72%) German Language
8 1 (1.72%) Games
8 1 (1.72%) Electronics
8 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Ajax
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.62%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.72%) Open Source
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.72%) DTV
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
1 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
2 7 (12.07%) ERP
2 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
3 6 (10.34%) Performance Improvement
3 6 (10.34%) Service Management
4 5 (8.62%) Information Security
4 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
5 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.17%) Time Management
6 3 (5.17%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.17%) CRM
6 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.45%) B2B
7 2 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) CISSP
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) MBA
4 3 (5.17%) ISEB
5 2 (3.45%) CISA
5 2 (3.45%) CISM
6 1 (1.72%) CRISC
6 1 (1.72%) ISACA
6 1 (1.72%) VCP5
6 1 (1.72%) CISMP
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) GIAC
6 1 (1.72%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) HP
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) NetApp
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Blue Coat
5 4 (6.90%) Symantec
5 4 (6.90%) McAfee
5 4 (6.90%) Qualys
6 3 (5.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.45%) Juniper
7 2 (3.45%) BMC
7 2 (3.45%) CA
7 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.72%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.72%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.72%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.72%) IronPort
City, London
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum depending on skill set and length of
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus travel and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Commission up to 40%
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + OTE 40% COMMS
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago