The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal 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
Principal Consultant
Rank 295 305 301
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 15 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.093% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 12
Average salary £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Principal 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%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the City of London region.

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in the City of London

Principal Consultant
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in the City of London

Principal 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 Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 32 (68.09%) Banking
3 30 (63.83%) Retail
4 29 (61.70%) Middleware
5 28 (59.57%) Java
6 27 (57.45%) Zachman Framework
6 27 (57.45%) TOGAF
6 27 (57.45%) Data Integration
6 27 (57.45%) SOA
7 26 (55.32%) Oracle
7 26 (55.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (17.02%) Cisco
10 7 (14.89%) CISSP
10 7 (14.89%) CCIE
11 6 (12.77%) Juniper
12 5 (10.64%) Internet
12 5 (10.64%) Project Management
13 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
13 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
13 4 (8.51%) Windows
14 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
14 3 (6.38%) POP3
14 3 (6.38%) DNS
14 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (6.38%) SSL
14 3 (6.38%) C
14 3 (6.38%) MS Office

Principal 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 Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.38%) IBM Notes
1 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (6.38%) Lync
1 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.38%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
1 3 (6.38%) IaaS
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) POP3
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) SSL
2 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) IMAP
2 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.26%) Wireless
3 2 (4.26%) LAN
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 32 (68.09%) Banking
3 30 (63.83%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.38%) Electronics
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) Middleware
2 26 (55.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.13%) JMS
3 1 (2.13%) SOAP
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) XSLT
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (57.45%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.38%) DTV
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Zachman Framework
1 27 (57.45%) TOGAF
1 27 (57.45%) SOA
2 5 (10.64%) Project Management
3 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (6.38%) Analytics
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) People Management
5 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Scrum
6 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) C
2 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.89%) CISSP
2 7 (14.89%) CCIE
3 1 (2.13%) CCDA
3 1 (2.13%) CCDP
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.02%) Cisco
4 6 (12.77%) Juniper
5 3 (6.38%) SAP
5 3 (6.38%) Lotus
6 1 (2.13%) Temenos
6 1 (2.13%) McAfee
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Aruba
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.13%) Brocade
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