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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 257 305 310
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 34 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 15
Average salary £47,500 £49,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% +51.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,250 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £54,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +6.25%
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
8800 10739 10997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.04% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7604 9046 9719
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 25 (31.25%) Banking
3 21 (26.25%) Degree
3 21 (26.25%) Project Management
4 19 (23.75%) PRINCE2
5 18 (22.50%) Service Management
5 18 (22.50%) Law
6 16 (20.00%) Legal
7 14 (17.50%) C
7 14 (17.50%) IT Governance
7 14 (17.50%) Business Development
7 14 (17.50%) Risk Management
7 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
8 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
8 13 (16.25%) ISEB
9 12 (15.00%) Windows
9 12 (15.00%) ITIL
9 12 (15.00%) QA
9 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (13.75%) SQL
11 10 (12.50%) COBIT
11 10 (12.50%) Information Security
12 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
12 9 (11.25%) Oracle
12 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
13 8 (10.00%) UML
13 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (10.00%) MS Project
13 8 (10.00%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Project
1 8 (10.00%) MS Office
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) DB2
1 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 25 (31.25%) Banking
3 18 (22.50%) Law
4 16 (20.00%) Legal
5 6 (7.50%) Advertising
5 6 (7.50%) International Banking
5 6 (7.50%) German Language
6 4 (5.00%) Billing
7 3 (3.75%) Retail
8 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.25%) Marketing
9 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) Social Media
4 4 (5.00%) Blog
5 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.50%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.25%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.25%) Equities
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) Derivative
6 1 (1.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Project Management
2 19 (23.75%) PRINCE2
3 18 (22.50%) Service Management
4 14 (17.50%) Risk Management
4 14 (17.50%) Business Analysis
4 14 (17.50%) IT Governance
4 14 (17.50%) Business Development
5 12 (15.00%) ITIL
6 10 (12.50%) Information Security
7 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.00%) UML
8 8 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (10.00%) Use Case
9 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (8.75%) Business Continuity
10 6 (7.50%) Balanced Scorecard
10 6 (7.50%) Process Improvement
11 5 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (5.00%) Cyber Security
12 4 (5.00%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) C
2 11 (13.75%) SQL
3 8 (10.00%) VB
3 8 (10.00%) C++
3 8 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) ISEB
3 7 (8.75%) CISSP
4 5 (6.25%) CISM
5 4 (5.00%) CISA
6 2 (2.50%) CEH
6 2 (2.50%) PMP
6 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.25%) SSCP
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.25%) CISMP
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
7 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) QA
2 10 (12.50%) COBIT
3 5 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Sybase
3 4 (5.00%) CA
4 3 (3.75%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) NetApp
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) Juniper
6 1 (1.25%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.25%) Facebook
6 1 (1.25%) Twitter
6 1 (1.25%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.25%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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