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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 40 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5297 6574 7819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.83% 6.36% 6.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 6.59% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3942 5158 5855
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -13 2404 £60,000 +4.34% 349
South East -12 982 £50,000 -4.76% 147
West Midlands -4 365 £50,000 -0.99% 62
North West +13 345 £45,000 - 72
East of England +5 306 £50,000 +5.26% 56
Yorkshire +13 235 £45,000 +9.09% 31
South West -13 202 £50,000 +11.11% 39
East Midlands +9 109 £52,500 +13.51% 18
North East +34 75 £55,000 - 7
Midlands +4 31 £48,000 -8.57% 3
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2928 (27.00%) Finance
2 1907 (17.59%) Microsoft
3 1848 (17.04%) Presales
4 1804 (16.64%) SAP
5 1801 (16.61%) Degree
6 1374 (12.67%) SQL
7 1369 (12.63%) Oracle
8 1142 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 1067 (9.84%) Project Management
10 1056 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
11 1037 (9.56%) SQL Server
12 992 (9.15%) Windows
13 984 (9.07%) Java
14 948 (8.74%) MS Excel
15 907 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
16 893 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
17 854 (7.88%) Cybersecurity
18 843 (7.77%) Information Security
19 809 (7.46%) Analytics
20 804 (7.41%) .NET
21 738 (6.81%) Retail
22 730 (6.73%) Security Cleared
23 727 (6.70%) Banking
24 719 (6.63%) Cisco
25 704 (6.49%) CRM
26 688 (6.35%) Manufacturing
27 672 (6.20%) VMware
28 650 (5.99%) C#
29 633 (5.84%) ITIL
30 620 (5.72%) CISSP

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
1 349 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 203 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 202 (1.86%) IIS
4 192 (1.77%) SAS
5 174 (1.60%) Skype for Business
6 168 (1.55%) WebSphere
7 129 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 116 (1.07%) JBoss
9 114 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
10 104 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 96 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 79 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 69 (0.64%) Apache Spark
14 66 (0.61%) Apache
15 65 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
16 64 (0.59%) NetWeaver
17 63 (0.58%) CMS
18 61 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
18 61 (0.56%) Tomcat
19 38 (0.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 948 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 312 (2.88%) MS Office
3 142 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 110 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 42 (0.39%) SPSS
6 32 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 20 (0.18%) MS Project
8 15 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 10 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.083%) S-PLUS
12 8 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.055%) Adobe Captivate
14 4 (0.037%) InDesign
14 4 (0.037%) InfoPath
15 3 (0.028%) Stata
16 2 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
16 2 (0.018%) DOC1
16 2 (0.018%) EViews
16 2 (0.018%) Revit
Business Applications
1 305 (2.81%) SAP FI
2 297 (2.74%) SAP CO
3 291 (2.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 234 (2.16%) SAP MM
5 232 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
6 221 (2.04%) SAP SD
7 205 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
8 161 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
9 132 (1.22%) SAP PP
10 131 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
11 105 (0.97%) SAP BPC
12 86 (0.79%) SAP WM
13 85 (0.78%) SAP HR
14 82 (0.76%) SAP PS
15 79 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
16 74 (0.68%) SAP Business One
17 73 (0.67%) SAP SCM
18 71 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
18 71 (0.65%) SAP GRC
19 69 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 518 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 441 (4.07%) Office 365
3 413 (3.81%) SaaS
4 214 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
5 129 (1.19%) IaaS
6 101 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 86 (0.79%) PaaS
8 80 (0.74%) Taleo
9 78 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 68 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
11 58 (0.53%) Force.com
12 55 (0.51%) Yammer
13 49 (0.45%) Oracle CX
14 40 (0.37%) Google Analytics
14 40 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
14 40 (0.37%) OneDrive
15 36 (0.33%) CloudBees
16 24 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
17 19 (0.18%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 521 (4.80%) Firewall
2 367 (3.38%) Network Security
3 283 (2.61%) WAN
4 260 (2.40%) LAN
5 208 (1.92%) SAN
6 204 (1.88%) Wireless
7 200 (1.84%) VPN
8 197 (1.82%) TCP/IP
9 189 (1.74%) Internet
10 174 (1.60%) MPLS
11 158 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
12 133 (1.23%) DNS
13 126 (1.16%) BGP
14 117 (1.08%) Unified Communications
15 116 (1.07%) SSL
16 107 (0.99%) OSPF
17 103 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
18 94 (0.87%) VoIP
19 83 (0.77%) Skype
20 81 (0.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1037 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 434 (4.00%) Big Data
3 358 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
4 341 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 315 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 302 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
7 286 (2.64%) Relational Database
8 280 (2.58%) SAP HANA
9 231 (2.13%) Hadoop
10 216 (1.99%) QlikView
11 212 (1.96%) SAP BW
12 203 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 199 (1.84%) Oracle Database
14 169 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 167 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 162 (1.49%) SAP BI
17 108 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
18 100 (0.92%) DB2
19 99 (0.91%) Power BI
20 92 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 130 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 104 (0.96%) LSMW
2 104 (0.96%) Selenium
3 97 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 72 (0.66%) SoapUI
5 68 (0.63%) Ranorex
5 68 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 64 (0.59%) JUnit
6 64 (0.59%) Maven
7 57 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (0.51%) JIRA
9 45 (0.42%) Subversion
10 42 (0.39%) Cucumber
11 35 (0.32%) Axure RP
12 32 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
13 30 (0.28%) JMeter
13 30 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
14 27 (0.25%) TeamCity
15 26 (0.24%) Appium
16 24 (0.22%) Gatling
General
1 2928 (27.00%) Finance
2 738 (6.81%) Retail
3 727 (6.70%) Banking
4 688 (6.35%) Manufacturing
5 532 (4.91%) Telecoms
6 520 (4.80%) Marketing
7 269 (2.48%) Legal
8 178 (1.64%) Advertising
9 175 (1.61%) Publishing
10 154 (1.42%) Billing
11 134 (1.24%) Investment Banking
12 129 (1.19%) Back Office
13 127 (1.17%) Games
14 122 (1.13%) Law
15 118 (1.09%) Front Office
16 93 (0.86%) Financial Institution
17 91 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
18 83 (0.77%) French Language
19 80 (0.74%) General Ledger
19 80 (0.74%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 804 (7.41%) .NET
2 552 (5.09%) HTML
3 467 (4.31%) XML
4 395 (3.64%) Web Services
5 318 (2.93%) CSS
6 228 (2.10%) ASP.NET
7 180 (1.66%) Middleware
8 165 (1.52%) .NET Framework
9 143 (1.32%) J2EE
10 130 (1.20%) jQuery
11 123 (1.13%) SOAP
12 112 (1.03%) EDI
13 104 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
14 101 (0.93%) HTML5
15 87 (0.80%) Ajax
16 81 (0.75%) Java EE
16 81 (0.75%) WCF
17 69 (0.64%) SAP Basis
18 66 (0.61%) XSLT
19 65 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1056 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 546 (5.04%) Data Centre
3 456 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 358 (3.30%) Management Information System
5 239 (2.20%) Visualisation
6 209 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 200 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 174 (1.60%) PKI
9 166 (1.53%) Security Operations Centre
10 145 (1.34%) Driving Licence
11 125 (1.15%) User Experience
12 106 (0.98%) CESG
12 106 (0.98%) Fintech
13 102 (0.94%) Social Media
14 100 (0.92%) Clustering
15 87 (0.80%) Derivative
16 85 (0.78%) Private Cloud
17 83 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 79 (0.73%) Data Integration
19 77 (0.71%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 992 (9.15%) Windows
2 497 (4.58%) Linux
3 414 (3.82%) Windows Server
4 354 (3.26%) Unix
5 243 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 237 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 108 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 78 (0.72%) Solaris
9 76 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 65 (0.60%) Ubuntu
11 60 (0.55%) CentOS
12 59 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 54 (0.50%) Windows 8
14 46 (0.42%) Android
15 28 (0.26%) Apple iOS
15 28 (0.26%) Windows 10
16 26 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 23 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 23 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
18 20 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1848 (17.04%) Presales
2 1142 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 1067 (9.84%) Project Management
4 907 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
5 893 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 854 (7.88%) Cybersecurity
7 843 (7.77%) Information Security
8 809 (7.46%) Analytics
9 704 (6.49%) CRM
10 633 (5.84%) ITIL
11 611 (5.63%) ERP
12 533 (4.92%) Mentoring
13 526 (4.85%) Business Analysis
14 519 (4.79%) Business Development
15 518 (4.78%) Risk Management
16 450 (4.15%) Migration
17 394 (3.63%) Change Management
18 379 (3.50%) Security Architecture
19 364 (3.36%) ETL
20 351 (3.24%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1374 (12.67%) SQL
2 984 (9.07%) Java
3 650 (5.99%) C#
4 567 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 323 (2.98%) C
6 318 (2.93%) Python
7 283 (2.61%) ABAP
8 244 (2.25%) C++
9 196 (1.81%) PL/SQL
10 143 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 140 (1.29%) T-SQL
12 117 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 115 (1.06%) Perl
14 111 (1.02%) Ruby
15 104 (0.96%) R
16 103 (0.95%) VBA
17 93 (0.86%) Scala
18 87 (0.80%) PHP
19 75 (0.69%) Bash Shell
20 58 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1801 (16.61%) Degree
2 730 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 620 (5.72%) CISSP
4 522 (4.81%) SC Cleared
5 428 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
6 361 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 340 (3.14%) CISM
8 293 (2.70%) CCNP
9 261 (2.41%) MCSE
10 233 (2.15%) CISA
11 166 (1.53%) CCIE
12 156 (1.44%) CCNA
13 141 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 137 (1.26%) CESG Certified Professional
15 125 (1.15%) CLAS
15 125 (1.15%) DV Cleared
16 110 (1.01%) ACCA
16 110 (1.01%) MCSA
17 103 (0.95%) CREST Certified
18 95 (0.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 532 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 356 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 264 (2.43%) QA
4 161 (1.48%) Data Quality
5 119 (1.10%) COBIT
6 111 (1.02%) SLA
7 86 (0.79%) ISO22301
8 71 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 67 (0.62%) ISO27002
10 47 (0.43%) ISO27005
11 46 (0.42%) ISO 9001
12 44 (0.41%) RMADS
13 41 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 21 (0.19%) ISO 14001
15 15 (0.14%) BS25999
15 15 (0.14%) MiFID
16 12 (0.11%) ISAE 3402
16 12 (0.11%) Solvency II
17 11 (0.10%) PMBOK
18 8 (0.074%) EMIR
System Software
1 551 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 411 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 313 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 162 (1.49%) vSphere
5 142 (1.31%) XenApp
6 100 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 69 (0.64%) vCloud
8 58 (0.53%) Docker
9 57 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
10 36 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 35 (0.32%) XenServer
12 33 (0.30%) VMware ESX
13 28 (0.26%) HDFS
14 25 (0.23%) IMail Server
15 17 (0.16%) NFS
16 15 (0.14%) BitLocker
17 14 (0.13%) Terminal Services
17 14 (0.13%) VirtualBox
17 14 (0.13%) Xen
18 11 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 122 (1.13%) SCCM
2 102 (0.94%) Puppet
3 73 (0.67%) SCOM
4 70 (0.65%) Ansible
5 55 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (0.43%) QRadar
6 47 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 45 (0.42%) vRealize
8 39 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
9 27 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
10 26 (0.24%) SCDPM
11 25 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
11 25 (0.23%) Nagios
12 24 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 24 (0.22%) RSA Archer
13 22 (0.20%) Data Guard
14 19 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
14 19 (0.18%) Oracle ZFS
14 19 (0.18%) XenMobile
15 18 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1907 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 1804 (16.64%) SAP
3 1369 (12.63%) Oracle
4 719 (6.63%) Cisco
5 672 (6.20%) VMware
6 343 (3.16%) Citrix
7 310 (2.86%) IBM
8 280 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
9 258 (2.38%) Juniper
10 253 (2.33%) HP
11 231 (2.13%) Tableau
12 216 (1.99%) CheckPoint
13 163 (1.50%) ServiceNow
14 162 (1.49%) Informatica
15 159 (1.47%) F5
16 139 (1.28%) NetApp
17 138 (1.27%) ArcSight
18 120 (1.11%) Hyperion
19 119 (1.10%) Google
20 116 (1.07%) Sage
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £125000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + senior allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + relocation package
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday