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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 41 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5336 6413 7692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.80% 6.42% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 6.65% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4078 4984 5736
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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
88576 96429 106135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 75322 79912 87719
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 £70,000 £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 May 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 May 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 -12 2478 £60,000 +2.56% 403
South East -8 1052 £52,500 - 151
West Midlands -4 326 £51,250 +1.48% 58
East of England +6 315 £50,000 +5.82% 40
North West +2 289 £45,000 -5.26% 58
Yorkshire +1 233 £42,500 +1.19% 42
South West -18 223 £55,000 +22.22% 37
East Midlands +17 97 £50,000 +11.11% 18
North East +32 46 £55,000 -26.66% 16
Midlands +3 37 £48,000 -12.72% 1
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2827 (26.57%) Finance
2 1868 (17.56%) Presales
3 1864 (17.52%) Microsoft
4 1739 (16.34%) Degree
5 1732 (16.28%) SAP
6 1396 (13.12%) Oracle
7 1333 (12.53%) SQL
8 1147 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
9 1100 (10.34%) Project Management
10 1089 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
11 1053 (9.90%) SQL Server
12 992 (9.32%) Java
13 961 (9.03%) Windows
14 933 (8.77%) MS Excel
15 921 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
16 823 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 820 (7.71%) Information Security
18 796 (7.48%) Cybersecurity
19 785 (7.38%) Analytics
20 776 (7.29%) .NET
21 755 (7.10%) Cisco
22 716 (6.73%) CRM
23 698 (6.56%) Security Cleared
24 683 (6.42%) Banking
25 671 (6.31%) VMware
26 656 (6.17%) Retail
27 645 (6.06%) C#
28 604 (5.68%) ITIL
28 604 (5.68%) Manufacturing
29 585 (5.50%) 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
1 324 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 199 (1.87%) SAS
3 198 (1.86%) MS Exchange
4 186 (1.75%) IIS
5 176 (1.65%) Skype for Business
6 175 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 122 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 106 (1.00%) WebLogic
9 103 (0.97%) JBoss
10 100 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 98 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 83 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 68 (0.64%) Tomcat
14 66 (0.62%) Apache Spark
15 60 (0.56%) Apache
16 57 (0.54%) CMS
17 55 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
18 54 (0.51%) NetWeaver
18 54 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
19 39 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 933 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 306 (2.88%) MS Office
3 134 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 106 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 45 (0.42%) SPSS
6 33 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
7 24 (0.23%) MS Project
8 13 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.11%) S-PLUS
10 8 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
11 7 (0.066%) AutoCAD
12 6 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.047%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.028%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.028%) Stata
15 2 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
15 2 (0.019%) DOC1
15 2 (0.019%) Revit
16 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
16 1 (0.009%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 282 (2.65%) SAP FI
2 274 (2.58%) SAP CO
3 268 (2.52%) SAP FI/CO
4 240 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
5 230 (2.16%) SAP MM
6 205 (1.93%) SAP SD
7 201 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
8 171 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
9 123 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
10 120 (1.13%) SAP PP
11 99 (0.93%) SAP WM
12 97 (0.91%) SAP BPC
13 87 (0.82%) SAP HR
14 86 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
15 82 (0.77%) SAP PS
16 81 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
17 77 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
18 74 (0.70%) SAP SCM
19 71 (0.67%) SAP HCM
20 67 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 474 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 422 (3.97%) SaaS
3 412 (3.87%) Office 365
4 189 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
5 122 (1.15%) IaaS
6 106 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 76 (0.71%) Taleo
8 75 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
9 74 (0.70%) PaaS
9 74 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
10 60 (0.56%) Force.com
11 53 (0.50%) Yammer
12 44 (0.41%) Oracle CX
13 37 (0.35%) Google Analytics
14 36 (0.34%) CloudBees
14 36 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
15 33 (0.31%) OneDrive
16 25 (0.23%) Boomi
17 24 (0.23%) GitHub
18 19 (0.18%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 516 (4.85%) Firewall
2 363 (3.41%) Network Security
3 314 (2.95%) WAN
4 280 (2.63%) LAN
5 227 (2.13%) Wireless
6 221 (2.08%) SAN
7 205 (1.93%) VPN
8 200 (1.88%) TCP/IP
9 190 (1.79%) Internet
10 183 (1.72%) MPLS
11 165 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
12 141 (1.33%) BGP
13 129 (1.21%) Unified Communications
14 125 (1.17%) OSPF
15 123 (1.16%) DNS
16 120 (1.13%) SSL
17 110 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
18 99 (0.93%) IPsec
19 94 (0.88%) VoIP
20 82 (0.77%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1053 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 448 (4.21%) Big Data
3 393 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
4 337 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 327 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 309 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 271 (2.55%) SAP HANA
8 268 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
9 231 (2.17%) Hadoop
10 215 (2.02%) QlikView
10 215 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 208 (1.95%) Oracle Database
12 196 (1.84%) SAP BW
13 191 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 187 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
15 155 (1.46%) SAP BI
16 107 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
17 100 (0.94%) Data Mining
18 92 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
18 92 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 128 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 103 (0.97%) Selenium
3 91 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 73 (0.69%) LSMW
5 67 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 66 (0.62%) Maven
7 63 (0.59%) Visual Studio
8 61 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 59 (0.55%) JIRA
10 58 (0.55%) Ranorex
11 56 (0.53%) JUnit
12 50 (0.47%) Subversion
13 37 (0.35%) Axure RP
14 36 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
15 31 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
16 30 (0.28%) Cucumber
17 29 (0.27%) TeamCity
18 25 (0.23%) HP UFT
19 24 (0.23%) LoadRunner
20 23 (0.22%) JMeter
General
1 2827 (26.57%) Finance
2 683 (6.42%) Banking
3 656 (6.17%) Retail
4 604 (5.68%) Manufacturing
5 521 (4.90%) Telecoms
6 492 (4.62%) Marketing
7 267 (2.51%) Legal
8 163 (1.53%) Advertising
9 144 (1.35%) Back Office
9 144 (1.35%) Billing
10 134 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 133 (1.25%) Law
12 111 (1.04%) Front Office
13 107 (1.01%) Games
14 103 (0.97%) Publishing
15 94 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 90 (0.85%) French Language
17 87 (0.82%) Financial Institution
18 81 (0.76%) German Language
19 73 (0.69%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 776 (7.29%) .NET
2 553 (5.20%) HTML
3 478 (4.49%) XML
4 410 (3.85%) Web Services
5 292 (2.74%) CSS
6 219 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 183 (1.72%) Middleware
8 180 (1.69%) .NET Framework
9 178 (1.67%) J2EE
10 136 (1.28%) SOAP
11 113 (1.06%) jQuery
12 110 (1.03%) HTML5
13 104 (0.98%) Oracle Fusion
14 85 (0.80%) Ajax
15 80 (0.75%) WCF
16 76 (0.71%) EDI
17 73 (0.69%) REST
17 73 (0.69%) Spring
18 70 (0.66%) Java EE
19 66 (0.62%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1089 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 556 (5.23%) Data Centre
3 462 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 338 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 244 (2.29%) Visualisation
6 208 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
7 199 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 143 (1.34%) PKI
9 142 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
10 131 (1.23%) Driving Licence
11 125 (1.17%) User Experience
12 102 (0.96%) CESG
13 95 (0.89%) Fintech
14 93 (0.87%) Social Media
15 91 (0.86%) Private Cloud
16 88 (0.83%) Clustering
16 88 (0.83%) Data Integration
16 88 (0.83%) Derivative
17 82 (0.77%) Fixed Income
18 78 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 961 (9.03%) Windows
2 487 (4.58%) Linux
3 406 (3.82%) Windows Server
4 336 (3.16%) Unix
5 235 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 224 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 94 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 77 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 70 (0.66%) Solaris
10 61 (0.57%) Android
11 60 (0.56%) CentOS
12 55 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 54 (0.51%) Windows 7
14 39 (0.37%) Windows 8
15 31 (0.29%) Windows Phone
16 30 (0.28%) Apple iOS
17 28 (0.26%) Windows 10
18 21 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
19 16 (0.15%) Windows XP
20 15 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1868 (17.56%) Presales
2 1147 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
3 1100 (10.34%) Project Management
4 921 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
5 823 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 820 (7.71%) Information Security
7 796 (7.48%) Cybersecurity
8 785 (7.38%) Analytics
9 716 (6.73%) CRM
10 604 (5.68%) ITIL
11 566 (5.32%) ERP
12 546 (5.13%) Mentoring
13 540 (5.08%) Business Development
14 516 (4.85%) Business Analysis
15 511 (4.80%) Risk Management
16 421 (3.96%) Migration
17 392 (3.68%) ETL
18 390 (3.67%) Change Management
19 321 (3.02%) Security Architecture
20 320 (3.01%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1333 (12.53%) SQL
2 992 (9.32%) Java
3 645 (6.06%) C#
4 573 (5.39%) JavaScript
5 309 (2.90%) Python
6 303 (2.85%) C
7 242 (2.27%) C++
8 206 (1.94%) ABAP
9 188 (1.77%) PL/SQL
10 137 (1.29%) PowerShell
10 137 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 119 (1.12%) Perl
12 112 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 103 (0.97%) VBA
14 99 (0.93%) R
15 98 (0.92%) Ruby
16 81 (0.76%) PHP
17 79 (0.74%) Scala
18 70 (0.66%) Bash Shell
19 60 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1739 (16.34%) Degree
2 698 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 585 (5.50%) CISSP
4 512 (4.81%) SC Cleared
5 467 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
6 349 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 330 (3.10%) CISM
8 322 (3.03%) CCNP
9 257 (2.42%) MCSE
10 226 (2.12%) CISA
11 176 (1.65%) CCIE
12 167 (1.57%) CCNA
13 145 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 131 (1.23%) DV Cleared
15 123 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
16 118 (1.11%) CLAS
17 111 (1.04%) ACCA
18 107 (1.01%) MCSA
19 104 (0.98%) MCITP
20 90 (0.85%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 463 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 322 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 262 (2.46%) QA
4 160 (1.50%) Data Quality
5 114 (1.07%) COBIT
5 114 (1.07%) SLA
6 68 (0.64%) ISO22301
7 65 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 53 (0.50%) ISO27002
9 52 (0.49%) ISO 9001
10 40 (0.38%) RMADS
11 39 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 35 (0.33%) ISO27005
13 21 (0.20%) ISO 14001
14 16 (0.15%) Solvency II
15 13 (0.12%) BS25999
16 12 (0.11%) ISAE 3402
17 11 (0.10%) MiFID
17 11 (0.10%) PMBOK
18 8 (0.075%) HL7
System Software
1 526 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 418 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 310 (2.91%) Hyper-V
4 169 (1.59%) vSphere
5 141 (1.33%) XenApp
6 101 (0.95%) XenDesktop
7 73 (0.69%) vCloud
8 55 (0.52%) Docker
9 36 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
10 35 (0.33%) XenServer
11 30 (0.28%) VMware ESX
12 22 (0.21%) HDFS
12 22 (0.21%) IMail Server
13 21 (0.20%) BitLocker
14 16 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (0.11%) NFS
15 12 (0.11%) Xen
16 11 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 10 (0.094%) Firmware
17 10 (0.094%) KVM
Systems Management
1 120 (1.13%) SCCM
2 102 (0.96%) Puppet
3 76 (0.71%) SCOM
4 68 (0.64%) Ansible
5 55 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 44 (0.41%) QRadar
8 40 (0.38%) vRealize
9 38 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
10 31 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 30 (0.28%) SCDPM
12 29 (0.27%) Windows Intune
13 28 (0.26%) RSA Archer
14 27 (0.25%) Data Guard
15 26 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
16 23 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
16 23 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
17 21 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
18 19 (0.18%) Nagios
19 18 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1864 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 1732 (16.28%) SAP
3 1396 (13.12%) Oracle
4 755 (7.10%) Cisco
5 671 (6.31%) VMware
6 350 (3.29%) IBM
7 329 (3.09%) Citrix
8 287 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 273 (2.57%) Juniper
10 260 (2.44%) HP
11 224 (2.11%) CheckPoint
11 224 (2.11%) Tableau
12 165 (1.55%) Informatica
13 163 (1.53%) F5
14 154 (1.45%) ServiceNow
15 149 (1.40%) NetApp
16 125 (1.17%) ArcSight
17 123 (1.16%) Hyperion
18 113 (1.06%) Palo Alto
19 104 (0.98%) Google
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, Car
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £60k - 85k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified DOE + flex + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum healthcare, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £75000.00 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Commission + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £70000 - £70001 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10-15% bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + up to 15% bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Crew
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Stock
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £100000 - £135000 per annum + Attractive bonus scheme, Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
ECM Selection
Salary: from £36k total package
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Searchability
Salary: £53000 - £60000 per annum + Performance related bonus up to 20%
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 8 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago