The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
UK / England
Rank 44 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4219 5215 6252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.36% 5.53% 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 5.74% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 4076 4897
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75792 90914 94848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.49% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63313 77082 79102
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Consultant Salary Trend in England

Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 1931 £60,000 - 296
South East +2 779 £55,000 - 104
North West -6 288 £45,000 - 43
West Midlands +6 277 £47,500 -9.52% 52
Yorkshire -1 224 £47,500 +18.75% 41
East of England -23 215 £52,500 -2.77% 39
South West +7 197 £45,000 -14.28% 24
East Midlands -18 96 £47,500 - 14
North East +11 33 £55,000 +7.31% 9
Midlands +2 6 £38,500 -42.96% 1
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2570 (29.11%) Finance
2 1736 (19.66%) SAP
3 1404 (15.90%) Microsoft
4 1320 (14.95%) SQL
5 1263 (14.31%) Degree
6 1230 (13.93%) Presales
7 1059 (12.00%) Oracle
8 928 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
9 860 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
10 850 (9.63%) Java
11 836 (9.47%) MS Excel
12 830 (9.40%) Project Management
13 825 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 814 (9.22%) Windows
15 803 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
16 712 (8.07%) SQL Server
17 708 (8.02%) ERP
18 649 (7.35%) Retail
19 631 (7.15%) CRM
20 597 (6.76%) Linux
21 592 (6.71%) Banking
22 588 (6.66%) Manufacturing
23 532 (6.03%) Analytics
24 502 (5.69%) Cisco
25 494 (5.60%) .NET
26 491 (5.56%) Security Cleared
27 483 (5.47%) C#
28 481 (5.45%) Information Security
28 481 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
29 467 (5.29%) Migration

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 191 (2.16%) SharePoint
2 156 (1.77%) IIS
3 133 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 121 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 120 (1.36%) JBoss
6 117 (1.33%) SAS
7 113 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 113 (1.28%) Skype for Business
7 113 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 83 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 71 (0.80%) Apache Spark
10 70 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
11 64 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
12 57 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 55 (0.62%) NetWeaver
14 47 (0.53%) Apache
15 46 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
16 45 (0.51%) Apache Pig
17 44 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
18 41 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 836 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 207 (2.34%) MS Office
3 99 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 71 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 60 (0.68%) MS Project
6 36 (0.41%) SPSS
7 25 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.11%) Casewise Modeler
10 8 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (0.057%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.057%) InVision
13 4 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.045%) CATIA
13 4 (0.045%) Siemens NX
14 2 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
14 2 (0.023%) Camtasia
14 2 (0.023%) Mingle
15 1 (0.011%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 362 (4.10%) SAP FI
2 336 (3.81%) SAP CO
2 336 (3.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 289 (3.27%) SAP SD
4 271 (3.07%) SAP MM
5 231 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 164 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
7 158 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
8 152 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
9 148 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
10 147 (1.67%) SAP PP
11 140 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
12 136 (1.54%) SAP SCM
13 128 (1.45%) SAP BPC
14 121 (1.37%) SAP S/4HANA
15 109 (1.23%) SAP HR
16 108 (1.22%) SAP QM
17 104 (1.18%) SAP WM
18 99 (1.12%) SAP PM
19 87 (0.99%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 481 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 313 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 302 (3.42%) Office 365
4 163 (1.85%) SaaS
5 116 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 69 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 65 (0.74%) IaaS
7 65 (0.74%) SuccessFactors
8 58 (0.66%) CloudBees
9 39 (0.44%) PaaS
9 39 (0.44%) Slack
10 30 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
11 29 (0.33%) G Suite
12 28 (0.32%) Force.com
13 23 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
14 18 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
14 18 (0.20%) Oracle CX
15 17 (0.19%) Amazon S3
16 16 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 407 (4.61%) Firewall
2 236 (2.67%) Network Security
3 189 (2.14%) WAN
4 167 (1.89%) LAN
5 162 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 132 (1.50%) Internet
7 131 (1.48%) BGP
8 126 (1.43%) MPLS
9 115 (1.30%) DNS
10 114 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
10 114 (1.29%) OSPF
10 114 (1.29%) SAN
11 113 (1.28%) Wireless
12 111 (1.26%) VPN
13 99 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 87 (0.99%) Skype
15 79 (0.89%) SSL
16 74 (0.84%) Unified Communications
17 70 (0.79%) HTTP
18 57 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 712 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 332 (3.76%) Big Data
3 330 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 323 (3.66%) SAP HANA
5 274 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
6 261 (2.96%) SAP BW
7 212 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 203 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 201 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 181 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 155 (1.76%) Hadoop
12 152 (1.72%) QlikView
13 142 (1.61%) Power BI
14 133 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 111 (1.26%) Oracle Database
16 107 (1.21%) RDBMS
17 95 (1.08%) DB2
18 90 (1.02%) GIS
19 81 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
20 74 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 158 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 148 (1.68%) Selenium
3 118 (1.34%) JIRA
4 107 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 98 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 94 (1.06%) HP UFT
7 91 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 88 (1.00%) Subversion
9 76 (0.86%) Vagrant
10 70 (0.79%) Visual Studio
11 60 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
12 59 (0.67%) ClearCase
13 58 (0.66%) GoCD
14 48 (0.54%) Cucumber
15 39 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
16 38 (0.43%) TeamCity
17 34 (0.39%) LSMW
18 33 (0.37%) SoapUI
19 31 (0.35%) Appium
20 30 (0.34%) GitLab
General
1 2570 (29.11%) Finance
2 649 (7.35%) Retail
3 592 (6.71%) Banking
4 588 (6.66%) Manufacturing
5 385 (4.36%) Telecoms
6 384 (4.35%) Marketing
7 303 (3.43%) Advertising
8 176 (1.99%) Legal
9 128 (1.45%) Publishing
10 126 (1.43%) Billing
11 99 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 92 (1.04%) General Ledger
12 92 (1.04%) German Language
13 89 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 89 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
14 70 (0.79%) Back Office
15 65 (0.74%) Law
15 65 (0.74%) Local Government
16 54 (0.61%) Games
17 53 (0.60%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 494 (5.60%) .NET
2 375 (4.25%) HTML
3 345 (3.91%) XML
4 293 (3.32%) Web Services
5 197 (2.23%) CSS
6 173 (1.96%) Middleware
7 102 (1.16%) Java EE
8 93 (1.05%) REST
9 92 (1.04%) ASP.NET
9 92 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
10 84 (0.95%) J2EE
11 74 (0.84%) SOAP
12 71 (0.80%) Spring
13 70 (0.79%) JSON
14 68 (0.77%) EDI
15 56 (0.63%) MDX
16 55 (0.62%) HTML5
17 52 (0.59%) AngularJS
18 50 (0.57%) XSLT
19 48 (0.54%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 803 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
2 388 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 360 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 313 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 196 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
6 131 (1.48%) User Experience
7 110 (1.25%) Fintech
8 99 (1.12%) Driving Licence
9 93 (1.05%) Social Media
10 80 (0.91%) Derivative
11 62 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
12 59 (0.67%) NHS
13 55 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 52 (0.59%) Mobile App
15 46 (0.52%) iPad
16 45 (0.51%) Credit Risk
17 43 (0.49%) Fixed Income
17 43 (0.49%) Public Cloud
18 41 (0.46%) FMCG
19 40 (0.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 814 (9.22%) Windows
2 597 (6.76%) Linux
3 423 (4.79%) Unix
4 267 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 143 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 111 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (0.79%) CoreOS
8 64 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 54 (0.61%) Android
11 50 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 47 (0.53%) Windows 7
13 35 (0.40%) AIX
14 31 (0.35%) Windows 8
15 30 (0.34%) Solaris
16 23 (0.26%) CentOS
17 19 (0.22%) VMS
18 16 (0.18%) Ubuntu
19 15 (0.17%) Mac OS X
19 15 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1230 (13.93%) Presales
2 928 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
3 860 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
4 830 (9.40%) Project Management
5 825 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 708 (8.02%) ERP
7 631 (7.15%) CRM
8 532 (6.03%) Analytics
9 481 (5.45%) Information Security
10 467 (5.29%) Migration
11 466 (5.28%) ITIL
12 431 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 416 (4.71%) Business Development
14 397 (4.50%) Cybersecurity
15 394 (4.46%) Mentoring
16 372 (4.21%) Logistics
17 320 (3.62%) DevOps
18 317 (3.59%) Risk Management
19 275 (3.12%) Change Management
20 265 (3.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1320 (14.95%) SQL
2 850 (9.63%) Java
3 483 (5.47%) C#
4 443 (5.02%) JavaScript
5 405 (4.59%) C
6 317 (3.59%) Python
7 260 (2.95%) ABAP
8 216 (2.45%) C++
9 174 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 137 (1.55%) T-SQL
11 126 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 125 (1.42%) Perl
13 123 (1.39%) PHP
14 113 (1.28%) Bash Shell
15 97 (1.10%) R
16 85 (0.96%) Ruby
17 79 (0.89%) Shell Script
18 62 (0.70%) VB
19 61 (0.69%) VBA
20 45 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1263 (14.31%) Degree
2 491 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 439 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
4 351 (3.98%) CISSP
5 294 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 284 (3.22%) CCNP
7 264 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 194 (2.20%) CISM
9 175 (1.98%) MCSE
10 166 (1.88%) CCNA
11 140 (1.59%) ACCA
12 139 (1.57%) CCIE
13 135 (1.53%) CISA
14 133 (1.51%) DV Cleared
15 125 (1.42%) CIMA
16 91 (1.03%) CCSE
17 90 (1.02%) CCA
18 74 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 73 (0.83%) MCSA
20 71 (0.80%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 296 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 200 (2.27%) QA
3 191 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 122 (1.38%) SLA
5 103 (1.17%) COBIT
6 96 (1.09%) Data Quality
7 42 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 38 (0.43%) IFRS
9 31 (0.35%) GPG13
9 31 (0.35%) ISO27002
10 28 (0.32%) IFRS 9
11 23 (0.26%) GDPR
12 21 (0.24%) JSP 440
12 21 (0.24%) MiFID
13 19 (0.22%) ISO 9001
14 18 (0.20%) RMADS
15 17 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 15 (0.17%) GAMP
16 15 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
17 14 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 351 (3.98%) Active Directory
2 245 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 172 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 112 (1.27%) Docker
5 66 (0.75%) XenApp
6 45 (0.51%) vSphere
7 38 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (0.28%) XenDesktop
9 20 (0.23%) Apache Flume
9 20 (0.23%) vCloud
9 20 (0.23%) VMware ESX
10 18 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (0.19%) HDFS
11 17 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (0.18%) Terminal Services
13 14 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.16%) XenServer
14 7 (0.079%) Forefront TMG
14 7 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.068%) UAG
Systems Management
1 160 (1.81%) Puppet
2 147 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 115 (1.30%) Ansible
4 96 (1.09%) SCCM
5 86 (0.97%) Nagios
6 76 (0.86%) Graphite
7 46 (0.52%) Kubernetes
8 38 (0.43%) QRadar
9 35 (0.40%) Tivoli
10 33 (0.37%) SCOM
11 32 (0.36%) FortiGate
12 25 (0.28%) EnCase
12 25 (0.28%) Terraform
13 22 (0.25%) FTK
13 22 (0.25%) Netcool
14 21 (0.24%) vRealize
15 20 (0.23%) Nmap
16 19 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
16 19 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
17 18 (0.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1736 (19.66%) SAP
2 1404 (15.90%) Microsoft
3 1059 (12.00%) Oracle
4 502 (5.69%) Cisco
5 410 (4.64%) VMware
6 276 (3.13%) IBM
7 211 (2.39%) Sage
8 204 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
9 194 (2.20%) Citrix
10 193 (2.19%) CheckPoint
11 172 (1.95%) Google
12 157 (1.78%) Tableau
13 149 (1.69%) Juniper
14 139 (1.57%) F5
15 137 (1.55%) HP
15 137 (1.55%) Splunk
16 105 (1.19%) Red Hat
17 102 (1.16%) Informatica
18 95 (1.08%) Palo Alto
19 92 (1.04%) Fortinet
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and large package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Haysfm
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £67000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + car allow, healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago