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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 46 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4750 5663 7250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.30% 5.56% 6.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 5.77% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3595 4571 5645
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Consultant
UK

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
86269 98137 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.30% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72747 82628 84190
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 2245 £60,000 - 325
South East -17 834 £50,000 -4.76% 102
North West -1 311 £46,000 +2.22% 44
West Midlands -16 297 £50,000 - 36
East of England +21 271 £47,500 -9.52% 38
Yorkshire +5 222 £47,000 +10.58% 24
South West -21 174 £50,000 +5.26% 23
East Midlands +16 94 £45,000 +9.29% 13
North East -19 43 £57,500 +4.54% 15
Midlands +10 23 £45,000 -18.18%
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 2879 (28.54%) Finance
2 1814 (17.98%) SAP
3 1652 (16.37%) Microsoft
4 1616 (16.02%) Presales
5 1473 (14.60%) Degree
6 1396 (13.84%) SQL
7 1274 (12.63%) Oracle
8 1046 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
9 1041 (10.32%) Windows
10 935 (9.27%) Java
11 910 (9.02%) MS Excel
12 909 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 882 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
14 866 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
14 866 (8.58%) Project Management
15 841 (8.34%) SQL Server
16 751 (7.44%) Retail
17 739 (7.32%) Manufacturing
18 730 (7.24%) Cybersecurity
19 704 (6.98%) Banking
20 693 (6.87%) Analytics
21 691 (6.85%) Information Security
22 670 (6.64%) .NET
23 658 (6.52%) CRM
24 645 (6.39%) ERP
25 611 (6.06%) Security Cleared
26 593 (5.88%) Linux
27 570 (5.65%) C#
28 569 (5.64%) VMware
29 547 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001

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
1 294 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 205 (2.03%) IIS
3 163 (1.62%) SAS
4 160 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 155 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 149 (1.48%) Skype for Business
7 131 (1.30%) JBoss
8 115 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 100 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
10 99 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 93 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
12 86 (0.85%) Apache
13 84 (0.83%) NetWeaver
14 82 (0.81%) Tomcat
15 60 (0.59%) Apache Spark
16 57 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
17 49 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
18 45 (0.45%) CMS
19 43 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
20 41 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 910 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 279 (2.77%) MS Office
3 159 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 69 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 48 (0.48%) SPSS
6 40 (0.40%) MS Project
7 13 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 11 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.079%) Casewise Modeler
10 6 (0.059%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.050%) InDesign
12 4 (0.040%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.040%) CATIA
12 4 (0.040%) Siemens NX
12 4 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.030%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.030%) PaintShop Pro
14 2 (0.020%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.020%) Stata
Business Applications
1 326 (3.23%) SAP FI
2 316 (3.13%) SAP CO
2 316 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 270 (2.68%) SAP MM
4 267 (2.65%) SAP SD
5 210 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
5 210 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
6 180 (1.78%) SAP PP
7 150 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
8 143 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
9 115 (1.14%) SAP WM
10 105 (1.04%) SAP SCM
11 104 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
12 100 (0.99%) SAP BPC
13 98 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
14 96 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
15 93 (0.92%) SAP CRM
16 80 (0.79%) SAP Business One
17 79 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
17 79 (0.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 509 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 399 (3.95%) Office 365
3 286 (2.83%) SaaS
4 232 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
5 124 (1.23%) IaaS
6 78 (0.77%) PaaS
7 77 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 71 (0.70%) Taleo
9 61 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
10 60 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
11 55 (0.55%) Oracle CX
12 49 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
13 48 (0.48%) Yammer
14 42 (0.42%) OneDrive
15 32 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
16 29 (0.29%) Force.com
17 24 (0.24%) Google Analytics
18 19 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
19 16 (0.16%) Google Apps
20 15 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 469 (4.65%) Firewall
2 322 (3.19%) Network Security
3 191 (1.89%) WAN
4 188 (1.86%) LAN
5 187 (1.85%) Internet
6 161 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 159 (1.58%) Wireless
8 150 (1.49%) SAN
9 143 (1.42%) VPN
10 136 (1.35%) DNS
11 125 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
12 111 (1.10%) MPLS
13 93 (0.92%) Skype
14 85 (0.84%) SSL
14 85 (0.84%) Unified Communications
15 75 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
16 70 (0.69%) BGP
17 64 (0.63%) NetScaler
18 63 (0.62%) VoIP
19 59 (0.58%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 841 (8.34%) SQL Server
2 351 (3.48%) Big Data
3 329 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 306 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 261 (2.59%) SAP HANA
6 242 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 240 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 225 (2.23%) SAP BW
9 201 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 195 (1.93%) QlikView
11 172 (1.70%) Oracle Database
12 168 (1.67%) Hadoop
13 158 (1.57%) SAP BI
14 138 (1.37%) Power BI
15 130 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 113 (1.12%) RDBMS
17 108 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
18 107 (1.06%) DB2
19 101 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
20 83 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 118 (1.17%) Jenkins
2 104 (1.03%) LSMW
3 83 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 82 (0.81%) Selenium
5 75 (0.74%) Visual Studio
6 65 (0.64%) SoapUI
7 60 (0.59%) JIRA
8 58 (0.57%) Cucumber
9 47 (0.47%) Ranorex
9 47 (0.47%) Subversion
10 43 (0.43%) JUnit
11 35 (0.35%) Appium
11 35 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 32 (0.32%) JMeter
13 25 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 23 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
15 21 (0.21%) Ant
15 21 (0.21%) Gatling
15 21 (0.21%) Maven
15 21 (0.21%) TeamCity
General
1 2879 (28.54%) Finance
2 751 (7.44%) Retail
3 739 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 704 (6.98%) Banking
5 509 (5.05%) Marketing
6 431 (4.27%) Telecoms
7 249 (2.47%) Publishing
8 228 (2.26%) Advertising
8 228 (2.26%) Legal
9 154 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 149 (1.48%) Financial Institution
11 136 (1.35%) Back Office
12 132 (1.31%) Games
13 127 (1.26%) Billing
14 113 (1.12%) General Ledger
15 101 (1.00%) Law
16 96 (0.95%) Front Office
17 77 (0.76%) Retail Banking
18 70 (0.69%) Automotive
18 70 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (6.64%) .NET
2 451 (4.47%) HTML
3 392 (3.89%) XML
4 299 (2.96%) Web Services
5 269 (2.67%) CSS
6 171 (1.69%) Middleware
7 145 (1.44%) ASP.NET
8 116 (1.15%) EDI
9 112 (1.11%) SOAP
10 109 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
11 105 (1.04%) Java EE
12 102 (1.01%) J2EE
13 95 (0.94%) jQuery
14 85 (0.84%) REST
15 75 (0.74%) HTML5
16 74 (0.73%) SAP Basis
17 64 (0.63%) JSP
18 58 (0.57%) JSON
19 57 (0.56%) XSLT
20 54 (0.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 882 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 394 (3.91%) Computer Science
3 369 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 334 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 229 (2.27%) Visualisation
6 171 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 141 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 134 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
9 131 (1.30%) PKI
10 121 (1.20%) Driving Licence
11 113 (1.12%) Fintech
12 111 (1.10%) User Experience
13 94 (0.93%) Clustering
14 84 (0.83%) CESG
15 77 (0.76%) Social Media
16 74 (0.73%) Derivative
17 70 (0.69%) Mobile App
18 68 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 65 (0.64%) iPad
20 64 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1041 (10.32%) Windows
2 593 (5.88%) Linux
3 457 (4.53%) Unix
4 365 (3.62%) Windows Server
5 202 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 193 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 109 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 64 (0.63%) Solaris
10 56 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 55 (0.55%) Windows 8
12 51 (0.51%) Android
13 43 (0.43%) Ubuntu
14 36 (0.36%) AIX
14 36 (0.36%) CentOS
14 36 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 32 (0.32%) Windows XP
16 31 (0.31%) Apple iOS
16 31 (0.31%) HPUX
17 22 (0.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1616 (16.02%) Presales
2 1046 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
3 909 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 866 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
4 866 (8.58%) Project Management
5 730 (7.24%) Cybersecurity
6 693 (6.87%) Analytics
7 691 (6.85%) Information Security
8 658 (6.52%) CRM
9 645 (6.39%) ERP
10 540 (5.35%) ITIL
11 483 (4.79%) Migration
12 469 (4.65%) Mentoring
13 466 (4.62%) Business Analysis
14 409 (4.05%) Logistics
15 406 (4.02%) Business Development
16 381 (3.78%) Risk Management
17 336 (3.33%) Security Architecture
18 309 (3.06%) SIEM
19 294 (2.91%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1396 (13.84%) SQL
2 935 (9.27%) Java
3 570 (5.65%) C#
4 493 (4.89%) JavaScript
5 391 (3.88%) C
6 381 (3.78%) ABAP
7 332 (3.29%) Python
8 268 (2.66%) C++
9 189 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 138 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 132 (1.31%) Perl
12 128 (1.27%) PHP
13 118 (1.17%) VB.NET
14 117 (1.16%) Ruby
15 113 (1.12%) T-SQL
16 101 (1.00%) R
17 83 (0.82%) Scala
17 83 (0.82%) Shell Script
18 79 (0.78%) VBA
19 75 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1473 (14.60%) Degree
2 611 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 534 (5.29%) CISSP
4 410 (4.06%) SC Cleared
5 335 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
6 298 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 242 (2.40%) CISM
8 201 (1.99%) CCNP
9 196 (1.94%) MCSE
10 186 (1.84%) CISA
11 153 (1.52%) CCNA
12 142 (1.41%) ACCA
13 131 (1.30%) CCIE
14 121 (1.20%) CREST Certified
15 119 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 117 (1.16%) DV Cleared
17 101 (1.00%) CESG Certified Professional
18 96 (0.95%) CIMA
19 92 (0.91%) CLAS
20 81 (0.80%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 547 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 380 (3.77%) PCI DSS
3 250 (2.48%) QA
4 137 (1.36%) COBIT
5 131 (1.30%) SLA
6 120 (1.19%) Data Quality
7 80 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 71 (0.70%) ISO22301
9 54 (0.54%) ISO27002
10 41 (0.41%) RMADS
11 32 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 31 (0.31%) ISO 9001
13 30 (0.30%) ISO27005
14 22 (0.22%) MiFID
15 20 (0.20%) GPG13
16 12 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
16 12 (0.12%) EMIR
16 12 (0.12%) ISO 14001
17 9 (0.089%) COREP
17 9 (0.089%) JSP 440
System Software
1 475 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 339 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 288 (2.85%) Hyper-V
4 127 (1.26%) XenApp
5 119 (1.18%) vSphere
6 76 (0.75%) XenDesktop
7 63 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
8 61 (0.60%) vCloud
9 52 (0.52%) Docker
10 39 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 39 (0.39%) XenServer
11 33 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 31 (0.31%) Terminal Services
13 21 (0.21%) NFS
14 18 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (0.16%) HDFS
16 15 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
17 14 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 12 (0.12%) IMail Server
19 11 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 113 (1.12%) SCCM
2 103 (1.02%) Puppet
3 80 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (0.62%) SCOM
5 52 (0.52%) Ansible
6 49 (0.49%) vRealize
7 47 (0.47%) QRadar
8 42 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
9 39 (0.39%) SCVMM
10 25 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
11 24 (0.24%) Nagios
12 19 (0.19%) SCOrch
13 18 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
14 17 (0.17%) EnCase
14 17 (0.17%) Nmap
14 17 (0.17%) SCDPM
15 16 (0.16%) Nessus
16 15 (0.15%) Backup Exec
16 15 (0.15%) FTK
16 15 (0.15%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1814 (17.98%) SAP
2 1652 (16.37%) Microsoft
3 1274 (12.63%) Oracle
4 569 (5.64%) VMware
5 511 (5.06%) Cisco
6 295 (2.92%) Citrix
7 254 (2.52%) IBM
8 244 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
9 218 (2.16%) HP
10 193 (1.91%) Tableau
11 165 (1.64%) Sage
12 160 (1.59%) CheckPoint
12 160 (1.59%) Juniper
13 139 (1.38%) ServiceNow
14 137 (1.36%) Informatica
15 124 (1.23%) F5
16 118 (1.17%) Google
17 109 (1.08%) Palo Alto
18 105 (1.04%) Splunk
19 98 (0.97%) ArcSight
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Devon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HFG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Exceptional Bonus & corporate bene
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HFG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Exceptional Bonus & corporate bene
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago