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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
UK / England
Rank 46 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4227 5169 6447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.34% 5.54% 6.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 5.74% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 4067 5057
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 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.86%

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
76302 90106 95093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 63838 76403 79723
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -7 1887 £60,000 - 286
South East -3 800 £54,000 -1.81% 80
West Midlands +3 269 £47,500 -9.52% 45
North West -22 260 £45,000 - 60
East of England -18 245 £52,500 -0.94% 39
Yorkshire +8 205 £45,500 +13.75% 38
South West +16 202 £50,000 - 40
East Midlands +5 124 £48,000 +6.66% 7
North East +13 43 £41,000 -25.45% 17
Midlands 0 4 £54,250 -9.58% 1
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 2566 (29.08%) Finance
2 1718 (19.47%) SAP
3 1435 (16.26%) Microsoft
4 1283 (14.54%) SQL
5 1244 (14.10%) Presales
6 1234 (13.99%) Degree
7 1084 (12.29%) Oracle
8 953 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
9 886 (10.04%) Windows
10 849 (9.62%) Java
11 842 (9.54%) MS Excel
12 838 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
13 821 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 808 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
15 804 (9.11%) Project Management
16 729 (8.26%) SQL Server
17 657 (7.45%) Retail
18 651 (7.38%) ERP
19 636 (7.21%) Linux
20 621 (7.04%) Manufacturing
21 616 (6.98%) CRM
22 599 (6.79%) Banking
23 549 (6.22%) Analytics
24 503 (5.70%) Security Cleared
25 499 (5.66%) Information Security
26 491 (5.57%) .NET
27 486 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
28 481 (5.45%) Unix
29 472 (5.35%) C#
30 466 (5.28%) 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
1 193 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 163 (1.85%) IIS
3 134 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 133 (1.51%) SAS
5 128 (1.45%) JBoss
5 128 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 124 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 122 (1.38%) Skype for Business
8 115 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 87 (0.99%) Tomcat
10 74 (0.84%) Apache Spark
11 71 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
12 70 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 66 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
14 63 (0.71%) NetWeaver
15 56 (0.63%) Apache
16 46 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
16 46 (0.52%) OpenStack
17 45 (0.51%) Apache Pig
18 43 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 842 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 221 (2.50%) MS Office
3 101 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 72 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 67 (0.76%) MS Project
6 46 (0.52%) SPSS
7 16 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.14%) Casewise Modeler
8 12 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.045%) CATIA
10 4 (0.045%) Siemens NX
11 3 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.034%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.034%) PaintShop Pro
11 3 (0.034%) Snagit
12 2 (0.023%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.023%) InVision
12 2 (0.023%) Mingle
13 1 (0.011%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 348 (3.94%) SAP FI
2 321 (3.64%) SAP CO
2 321 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
3 277 (3.14%) SAP SD
4 261 (2.96%) SAP MM
5 206 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 172 (1.95%) SAP PP
7 160 (1.81%) Oracle EBS R12
8 154 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
9 149 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
10 144 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
11 139 (1.58%) SAP SCM
12 128 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
13 120 (1.36%) SAP BPC
14 112 (1.27%) SAP WM
15 101 (1.14%) SAP HR
16 97 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
16 97 (1.10%) SAP QM
17 96 (1.09%) SAP PM
18 92 (1.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 486 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 318 (3.60%) Office 365
3 303 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
4 164 (1.86%) SaaS
5 103 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 79 (0.90%) IaaS
7 66 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
8 60 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 49 (0.56%) CloudBees
10 46 (0.52%) PaaS
11 35 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
12 33 (0.37%) Slack
13 27 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
14 25 (0.28%) Force.com
15 24 (0.27%) FinancialForce.com
15 24 (0.27%) Oracle CX
16 21 (0.24%) G Suite
16 21 (0.24%) Taleo
17 18 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
18 17 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 418 (4.74%) Firewall
2 254 (2.88%) Network Security
3 174 (1.97%) WAN
4 162 (1.84%) LAN
4 162 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 138 (1.56%) Internet
6 123 (1.39%) SAN
7 117 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
8 110 (1.25%) MPLS
8 110 (1.25%) VPN
9 109 (1.24%) BGP
9 109 (1.24%) DNS
10 104 (1.18%) Wireless
11 97 (1.10%) OSPF
12 94 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
13 90 (1.02%) Skype
14 82 (0.93%) SSL
15 71 (0.80%) HTTP
16 60 (0.68%) Unified Communications
17 50 (0.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 372 (4.22%) SAP HANA
3 328 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
4 321 (3.64%) Big Data
5 273 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
6 260 (2.95%) SAP BW
7 222 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 204 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 198 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 173 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 155 (1.76%) Power BI
12 153 (1.73%) Hadoop
12 153 (1.73%) QlikView
13 132 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 123 (1.39%) Oracle Database
15 121 (1.37%) RDBMS
16 107 (1.21%) DB2
17 86 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
18 78 (0.88%) GIS
19 71 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 154 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 122 (1.38%) Selenium
3 109 (1.24%) JIRA
4 105 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 89 (1.01%) Subversion
6 85 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 81 (0.92%) HP UFT
7 81 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 72 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 68 (0.77%) Vagrant
10 50 (0.57%) ClearCase
10 50 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
11 49 (0.56%) GoCD
12 48 (0.54%) LSMW
13 44 (0.50%) Cucumber
14 39 (0.44%) TeamCity
15 38 (0.43%) SoapUI
16 33 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
17 30 (0.34%) Appium
18 25 (0.28%) GitLab
General
1 2566 (29.08%) Finance
2 657 (7.45%) Retail
3 621 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 599 (6.79%) Banking
5 404 (4.58%) Marketing
6 373 (4.23%) Telecoms
7 292 (3.31%) Advertising
8 173 (1.96%) Legal
9 163 (1.85%) Publishing
10 119 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 115 (1.30%) Billing
12 111 (1.26%) Investment Banking
13 102 (1.16%) General Ledger
14 96 (1.09%) German Language
15 88 (1.00%) Back Office
16 80 (0.91%) Games
16 80 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
17 76 (0.86%) Law
18 56 (0.63%) Local Government
19 54 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (5.57%) .NET
2 349 (3.96%) XML
3 337 (3.82%) HTML
4 299 (3.39%) Web Services
5 182 (2.06%) CSS
6 169 (1.92%) Middleware
7 111 (1.26%) Java EE
8 93 (1.05%) REST
9 89 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
10 84 (0.95%) SOAP
11 83 (0.94%) ASP.NET
12 80 (0.91%) J2EE
13 79 (0.90%) EDI
14 69 (0.78%) Spring
15 68 (0.77%) HTML5
16 66 (0.75%) JSON
17 57 (0.65%) AngularJS
18 56 (0.63%) MDX
19 51 (0.58%) SAP Basis
20 48 (0.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 808 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 374 (4.24%) Computer Science
3 339 (3.84%) Data Centre
4 307 (3.48%) Management Information System
5 173 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 171 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 151 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 130 (1.47%) User Experience
9 112 (1.27%) Fintech
10 102 (1.16%) Driving Licence
11 85 (0.96%) Social Media
12 84 (0.95%) Security Operations Centre
13 74 (0.84%) Derivative
14 64 (0.73%) Data Integration
15 61 (0.69%) PKI
16 57 (0.65%) NHS
17 56 (0.63%) Clustering
17 56 (0.63%) Credit Risk
18 55 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 51 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 886 (10.04%) Windows
2 636 (7.21%) Linux
3 481 (5.45%) Unix
4 266 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 152 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 128 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 62 (0.70%) Android
10 59 (0.67%) CoreOS
11 55 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 54 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 39 (0.44%) AIX
14 34 (0.39%) Solaris
15 28 (0.32%) Windows 8
16 27 (0.31%) CentOS
17 20 (0.23%) Mac OS X
18 17 (0.19%) Ubuntu
18 17 (0.19%) Windows 10
19 15 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1244 (14.10%) Presales
2 953 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
3 838 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
4 821 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 804 (9.11%) Project Management
6 651 (7.38%) ERP
7 616 (6.98%) CRM
8 549 (6.22%) Analytics
9 499 (5.66%) Information Security
10 466 (5.28%) Migration
11 459 (5.20%) ITIL
12 450 (5.10%) Cybersecurity
13 439 (4.98%) Business Analysis
14 392 (4.44%) Business Development
15 387 (4.39%) Logistics
16 385 (4.36%) Mentoring
17 311 (3.52%) DevOps
18 303 (3.43%) Risk Management
19 264 (2.99%) Change Management
20 253 (2.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1283 (14.54%) SQL
2 849 (9.62%) Java
3 472 (5.35%) C#
4 424 (4.81%) JavaScript
5 390 (4.42%) C
6 315 (3.57%) Python
7 294 (3.33%) ABAP
8 214 (2.43%) C++
9 174 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 149 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 132 (1.50%) T-SQL
12 128 (1.45%) Perl
13 124 (1.41%) PHP
14 114 (1.29%) Bash Shell
15 99 (1.12%) R
16 92 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 87 (0.99%) Ruby
18 64 (0.73%) VBA
19 62 (0.70%) VB
20 51 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1234 (13.99%) Degree
2 503 (5.70%) Security Cleared
3 390 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
4 363 (4.11%) CISSP
5 312 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 272 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 250 (2.83%) CCNP
8 193 (2.19%) CISM
9 173 (1.96%) CCNA
10 167 (1.89%) MCSE
11 148 (1.68%) ACCA
12 132 (1.50%) CISA
13 128 (1.45%) CIMA
14 125 (1.42%) CCIE
15 123 (1.39%) DV Cleared
16 88 (1.00%) CCSE
16 88 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 87 (0.99%) CCA
18 74 (0.84%) MCSA
19 68 (0.77%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 334 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 229 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 204 (2.31%) QA
4 139 (1.58%) SLA
5 116 (1.31%) COBIT
6 98 (1.11%) Data Quality
7 55 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 36 (0.41%) GPG13
9 34 (0.39%) ISO27002
10 24 (0.27%) MiFID
11 22 (0.25%) ISO22301
11 22 (0.25%) JSP 440
12 19 (0.22%) ISO 9001
12 19 (0.22%) RMADS
13 16 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 15 (0.17%) GAMP
15 14 (0.16%) EMIR
16 13 (0.15%) GDPR
16 13 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 10 (0.11%) COREP
System Software
1 350 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 254 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 194 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 101 (1.14%) Docker
5 77 (0.87%) XenApp
6 45 (0.51%) vSphere
7 39 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
8 29 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 27 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (0.31%) vCloud
10 20 (0.23%) Apache Flume
11 19 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 19 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (0.22%) VMware ESX
12 17 (0.19%) HDFS
13 15 (0.17%) XenServer
14 12 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.091%) Snort
16 7 (0.079%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 150 (1.70%) Puppet
2 137 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (1.25%) SCCM
4 101 (1.14%) Ansible
5 74 (0.84%) Nagios
6 67 (0.76%) Graphite
7 43 (0.49%) QRadar
8 39 (0.44%) Kubernetes
8 39 (0.44%) SCOM
9 30 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
10 28 (0.32%) EnCase
11 25 (0.28%) FortiGate
11 25 (0.28%) FTK
12 24 (0.27%) Tivoli
13 22 (0.25%) Terraform
14 21 (0.24%) Nmap
14 21 (0.24%) vRealize
15 17 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
15 17 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
16 16 (0.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1718 (19.47%) SAP
2 1435 (16.26%) Microsoft
3 1084 (12.29%) Oracle
4 447 (5.07%) Cisco
5 423 (4.79%) VMware
6 292 (3.31%) IBM
7 215 (2.44%) Citrix
8 213 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
9 194 (2.20%) Sage
10 174 (1.97%) CheckPoint
11 169 (1.92%) Tableau
12 152 (1.72%) Google
13 149 (1.69%) HP
14 138 (1.56%) Juniper
15 132 (1.50%) Splunk
16 127 (1.44%) F5
17 101 (1.14%) Red Hat
18 100 (1.13%) Informatica
19 95 (1.08%) Palo Alto
20 91 (1.03%) ServiceNow
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000- £81,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000- £81,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000- £81,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000- £81,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £42,000- £81,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Vadis People
Salary: c£120,000 - £140,000 Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Health, Pension, Childcare vouchers,
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: 6 hours ago