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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 295 306 303
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 19 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 26
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £82,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
10399 11318 11279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.53% 93.03% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8943 9838 10350
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +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 £38,500
% 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 24 October 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 24 October 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 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Degree
3 11 (27.50%) Banking
4 10 (25.00%) Service Management
5 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
6 8 (20.00%) Java
6 8 (20.00%) Law
6 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 7 (17.50%) German Language
7 7 (17.50%) Security Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) Legal
7 7 (17.50%) ISEB
7 7 (17.50%) Oracle
8 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (15.00%) French Language
9 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
9 5 (12.50%) Back Office
9 5 (12.50%) CISSP
9 5 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) C++
9 5 (12.50%) Linux
10 4 (10.00%) SAP
10 4 (10.00%) ERP
10 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 3 (7.50%) Information Security
11 3 (7.50%) Business Development
11 3 (7.50%) IT Governance
11 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
11 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Agresso
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Banking
3 8 (20.00%) Law
4 7 (17.50%) Legal
4 7 (17.50%) German Language
5 6 (15.00%) French Language
6 5 (12.50%) Back Office
7 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (5.00%) Marketing
8 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) CESG
2 1 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Service Management
2 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
3 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security
6 3 (7.50%) IT Governance
6 3 (7.50%) Business Development
7 2 (5.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.00%) SABSA
7 2 (5.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) Release Management
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (5.00%) B2B
7 2 (5.00%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) C++
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
3 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) CISSP
5 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) ACCA
6 2 (5.00%) CISA
6 2 (5.00%) CIMA
6 2 (5.00%) GIAC
7 1 (2.50%) CCNP
7 1 (2.50%) MBA
7 1 (2.50%) CISM
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CRISC
7 1 (2.50%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) BMC
4 2 (5.00%) CA
4 2 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (2.50%) Avaloq
5 1 (2.50%) Nimsoft
City, London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits(BONUS)
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + uncapped commission (Year1 OTE £40K)
Posted: 24 days ago