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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 253 295 307
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 8 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 12
Average salary £75,000 £61,250 £73,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -16.09%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
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
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) CIMA
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Hyperion
2 6 (35.29%) ACCA
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
2 6 (35.29%) Business Development
2 6 (35.29%) Stress Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Presales
5 3 (17.65%) Marketing
5 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) STL
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) MCSE
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) C++
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) CISSP

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Java EE
1 2 (11.76%) STL
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Cybercrime
1 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Business Development
1 6 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
1 6 (35.29%) Stress Testing
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Presales
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) C++
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ACCA
1 6 (35.29%) CIMA
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) GIAC
2 2 (11.76%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) SANS
2 2 (11.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Hyperion
3 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) SAP
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