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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 266 293 294
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 45 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 15
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Firewall
2 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) HP
3 13 (20.31%) Cisco
4 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
4 12 (18.75%) LAN
4 12 (18.75%) WAN
4 12 (18.75%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) NetApp
4 12 (18.75%) VMware
5 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) Banking
6 10 (15.63%) Degree
7 9 (14.06%) Billing
7 9 (14.06%) Clustering
8 8 (12.50%) ERP
9 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.38%) Law
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (9.38%) SaaS
11 5 (7.81%) Security Architecture
11 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
11 5 (7.81%) Service Management
11 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
12 4 (6.25%) Back Office
12 4 (6.25%) Information Security
12 4 (6.25%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Project
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) Firewall
2 12 (18.75%) LAN
2 12 (18.75%) WAN
3 4 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.56%) Big Data
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 9 (14.06%) Billing
4 6 (9.38%) Law
5 4 (6.25%) Back Office
6 3 (4.69%) Legal
6 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.13%) German Language
7 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.56%) Games
8 1 (1.56%) Electronics
8 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.56%) Local Government
8 1 (1.56%) Marketing
8 1 (1.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.56%) CESG
4 1 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.50%) ERP
2 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
2 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
3 6 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (7.81%) Security Architecture
4 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 4 (6.25%) CRM
5 4 (6.25%) Information Security
5 4 (6.25%) Time Management
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL
5 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.69%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.69%) B2B
7 2 (3.13%) OO
7 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) CISSP
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) MBA
4 2 (3.13%) CISA
4 2 (3.13%) CISM
4 2 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) VCP4
5 1 (1.56%) CRISC
5 1 (1.56%) ISACA
5 1 (1.56%) VCP5
5 1 (1.56%) GIAC
5 1 (1.56%) MOS
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) HP
2 13 (20.31%) Cisco
3 12 (18.75%) NetApp
3 12 (18.75%) VMware
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat
6 4 (6.25%) Qualys
6 4 (6.25%) Symantec
6 4 (6.25%) McAfee
6 4 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.13%) Juniper
7 2 (3.13%) BMC
7 2 (3.13%) CA
8 1 (1.56%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.56%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.56%) Trustwave
8 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.56%) IronPort
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