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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 270 320 317
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 37 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 16
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £61,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -5.88%
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
9597 11355 11139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.75% 92.39% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8262 9517 9791
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 4 August 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 August 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 31 (38.27%) Finance
2 20 (24.69%) Banking
2 20 (24.69%) Degree
3 18 (22.22%) Project Management
4 17 (20.99%) Law
4 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
5 16 (19.75%) Service Management
6 14 (17.28%) Legal
6 14 (17.28%) Windows
6 14 (17.28%) Business Development
7 13 (16.05%) SQL
8 12 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 12 (14.81%) IT Governance
9 11 (13.58%) ISEB
9 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.35%) C
10 10 (12.35%) Information Security
10 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
10 10 (12.35%) QA
10 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (11.11%) ITIL
12 8 (9.88%) COBIT
12 8 (9.88%) Billing
13 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
13 7 (8.64%) CISSP
13 7 (8.64%) Oracle
13 7 (8.64%) Business Continuity
13 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (7.41%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Project
1 6 (7.41%) MS Office
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) LAN
1 5 (6.17%) WAN
1 5 (6.17%) Firewall
2 3 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) DB2
1 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.94%) Big Data
General
1 31 (38.27%) Finance
2 20 (24.69%) Banking
3 17 (20.99%) Law
4 14 (17.28%) Legal
5 8 (9.88%) Billing
6 6 (7.41%) Advertising
7 4 (4.94%) International Banking
7 4 (4.94%) German Language
8 3 (3.70%) Retail
9 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (1.23%) Marketing
10 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Social Media
3 5 (6.17%) Clustering
4 4 (4.94%) Blog
5 2 (2.47%) NHS
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.23%) Social Network
6 1 (1.23%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.23%) Equities
6 1 (1.23%) PKI
6 1 (1.23%) Derivative
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Project Management
2 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
3 16 (19.75%) Service Management
4 14 (17.28%) Business Development
5 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 12 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 12 (14.81%) IT Governance
6 10 (12.35%) Information Security
7 9 (11.11%) ITIL
8 7 (8.64%) Business Continuity
8 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.64%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.41%) UML
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (7.41%) Use Case
10 5 (6.17%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.94%) Cyber Security
11 4 (4.94%) Business Continuity Management
11 4 (4.94%) Balanced Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 10 (12.35%) C
3 6 (7.41%) C++
3 6 (7.41%) Java
3 6 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 11 (13.58%) ISEB
3 7 (8.64%) CISSP
4 5 (6.17%) CISM
5 4 (4.94%) CISA
6 2 (2.47%) CEH
6 2 (2.47%) PMP
6 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.23%) SSCP
7 1 (1.23%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 8 (9.88%) COBIT
3 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle
3 6 (7.41%) Sybase
3 6 (7.41%) Cisco
4 5 (6.17%) HP
4 5 (6.17%) VMware
4 5 (6.17%) NetApp
5 4 (4.94%) CA
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.23%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.23%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.23%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.23%) Juniper
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Travel Expenses
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Expenses
Posted: 8 days ago