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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 43 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5042 5915 7258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.50% 5.79% 6.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.70% 6.02% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3739 4709 5601
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
88379 98270 105547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75125 82336 85945
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 August 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 August 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 -9 2326 £60,000 +4.34% 329
South East -16 903 £50,000 -1.96% 116
North West +11 358 £46,000 +2.22% 43
West Midlands -2 342 £50,000 - 39
East of England +11 268 £50,000 - 40
Yorkshire +36 234 £47,000 +4.44% 38
South West -3 192 £47,500 -5.00% 37
East Midlands -10 90 £52,500 +16.66% 14
North East -5 73 £55,000 - 12
Midlands +13 20 £45,750 -3.68% 1
Consultant
UK

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 2931 (28.24%) Finance
2 1783 (17.18%) SAP
3 1744 (16.80%) Presales
4 1689 (16.27%) Microsoft
5 1648 (15.88%) Degree
6 1346 (12.97%) SQL
7 1303 (12.56%) Oracle
8 1092 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
9 1025 (9.88%) Windows
10 965 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
11 942 (9.08%) Java
12 936 (9.02%) Project Management
13 898 (8.65%) MS Excel
14 890 (8.58%) SQL Server
15 889 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 881 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
17 823 (7.93%) Cybersecurity
18 790 (7.61%) Information Security
19 732 (7.05%) Retail
20 728 (7.01%) Banking
21 725 (6.99%) .NET
22 722 (6.96%) Analytics
23 691 (6.66%) Manufacturing
24 669 (6.45%) Security Cleared
25 656 (6.32%) CRM
26 611 (5.89%) CISSP
27 607 (5.85%) VMware
28 603 (5.81%) C#
29 592 (5.70%) ERP
30 588 (5.67%) Cisco

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
1 310 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 209 (2.01%) IIS
3 175 (1.69%) SAS
4 162 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 158 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 155 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 113 (1.09%) JBoss
8 108 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 99 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 98 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 97 (0.93%) WebLogic
12 83 (0.80%) Apache
12 83 (0.80%) NetWeaver
13 72 (0.69%) Tomcat
14 61 (0.59%) Apache Spark
15 60 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
16 59 (0.57%) CMS
17 56 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
18 43 (0.41%) Apache Pig
19 40 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 898 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 277 (2.67%) MS Office
3 160 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 74 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 44 (0.42%) SPSS
6 24 (0.23%) MS Project
7 18 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
8 15 (0.14%) AutoCAD
9 13 (0.13%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.058%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.058%) InVision
10 6 (0.058%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.048%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (0.048%) InDesign
12 3 (0.029%) Casewise Modeler
12 3 (0.029%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.029%) Stata
13 2 (0.019%) DOC1
13 2 (0.019%) PaintShop Pro
13 2 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 338 (3.26%) SAP FI
2 328 (3.16%) SAP CO
3 325 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 247 (2.38%) SAP MM
5 237 (2.28%) SAP SD
6 213 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
7 211 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
8 164 (1.58%) SAP PP
9 147 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
10 119 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
11 100 (0.96%) SAP BPC
12 98 (0.94%) SAP WM
13 85 (0.82%) SAP Business One
14 84 (0.81%) SAP CRM
15 83 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
16 80 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
17 79 (0.76%) SAP SCM
18 75 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
19 74 (0.71%) SAP HR
20 67 (0.65%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 506 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 404 (3.89%) Office 365
3 333 (3.21%) SaaS
4 218 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
5 130 (1.25%) IaaS
6 94 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 83 (0.80%) PaaS
8 81 (0.78%) Taleo
9 72 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 61 (0.59%) Oracle CX
11 58 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
11 58 (0.56%) Yammer
12 50 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
13 40 (0.39%) OneDrive
14 37 (0.36%) Force.com
15 29 (0.28%) Google Analytics
16 28 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
17 24 (0.23%) CloudBees
18 20 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
19 15 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 487 (4.69%) Firewall
2 369 (3.56%) Network Security
3 226 (2.18%) WAN
4 218 (2.10%) LAN
5 201 (1.94%) Internet
6 194 (1.87%) Wireless
7 176 (1.70%) SAN
8 173 (1.67%) VPN
9 164 (1.58%) TCP/IP
10 140 (1.35%) MPLS
11 139 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
12 128 (1.23%) DNS
13 102 (0.98%) SSL
14 97 (0.93%) Skype
15 95 (0.92%) Unified Communications
16 92 (0.89%) BGP
17 87 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
18 80 (0.77%) VoIP
19 69 (0.66%) OSPF
20 66 (0.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 890 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 387 (3.73%) Big Data
3 321 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 312 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
5 273 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 256 (2.47%) SAP HANA
7 236 (2.27%) SAP BW
8 235 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 228 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 215 (2.07%) QlikView
11 192 (1.85%) Hadoop
12 179 (1.72%) Oracle Database
13 165 (1.59%) SAP BI
14 140 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 128 (1.23%) Power BI
16 115 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
17 106 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
18 103 (0.99%) DB2
18 103 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
19 97 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 127 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 110 (1.06%) LSMW
3 97 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 84 (0.81%) Selenium
5 71 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 64 (0.62%) JIRA
7 61 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 59 (0.57%) SoapUI
9 49 (0.47%) Subversion
10 47 (0.45%) Ranorex
11 43 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 42 (0.40%) JUnit
13 37 (0.36%) Maven
14 33 (0.32%) Appium
15 31 (0.30%) JMeter
16 26 (0.25%) TeamCity
17 23 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 21 (0.20%) Gatling
18 21 (0.20%) SpecFlow
18 21 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2931 (28.24%) Finance
2 732 (7.05%) Retail
3 728 (7.01%) Banking
4 691 (6.66%) Manufacturing
5 534 (5.15%) Marketing
6 475 (4.58%) Telecoms
7 246 (2.37%) Legal
8 221 (2.13%) Publishing
9 197 (1.90%) Advertising
10 152 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 141 (1.36%) Back Office
12 138 (1.33%) Financial Institution
13 133 (1.28%) Billing
14 128 (1.23%) Games
15 115 (1.11%) Law
16 100 (0.96%) General Ledger
17 98 (0.94%) Front Office
18 78 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
19 75 (0.72%) French Language
20 73 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 725 (6.99%) .NET
2 471 (4.54%) HTML
3 398 (3.84%) XML
4 320 (3.08%) Web Services
5 286 (2.76%) CSS
6 182 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 169 (1.63%) Middleware
8 120 (1.16%) SOAP
9 115 (1.11%) EDI
10 110 (1.06%) jQuery
11 107 (1.03%) J2EE
12 100 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
13 86 (0.83%) Java EE
14 79 (0.76%) .NET Framework
15 75 (0.72%) HTML5
15 75 (0.72%) REST
16 69 (0.66%) SAP Basis
17 65 (0.63%) JSP
18 64 (0.62%) WCF
19 60 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 965 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 444 (4.28%) Data Centre
3 419 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 370 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 246 (2.37%) Visualisation
6 182 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 169 (1.63%) PKI
8 162 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 161 (1.55%) Mathematics
10 142 (1.37%) Driving Licence
11 126 (1.21%) User Experience
12 113 (1.09%) Clustering
13 106 (1.02%) CESG
13 106 (1.02%) Fintech
14 85 (0.82%) Social Media
15 82 (0.79%) Derivative
16 76 (0.73%) Mobile App
17 75 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 67 (0.65%) Data Integration
19 66 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1025 (9.88%) Windows
2 543 (5.23%) Linux
3 417 (4.02%) Unix
4 375 (3.61%) Windows Server
5 226 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 210 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 126 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (0.64%) Solaris
9 65 (0.63%) Windows 7
10 60 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 56 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 50 (0.48%) CentOS
14 43 (0.41%) Android
15 33 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 33 (0.32%) Windows XP
16 27 (0.26%) AIX
16 27 (0.26%) Apple iOS
17 26 (0.25%) Windows 10
18 24 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1744 (16.80%) Presales
2 1092 (10.52%) Business Intelligence
3 936 (9.02%) Project Management
4 889 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 881 (8.49%) Agile Software Development
6 823 (7.93%) Cybersecurity
7 790 (7.61%) Information Security
8 722 (6.96%) Analytics
9 656 (6.32%) CRM
10 592 (5.70%) ERP
11 550 (5.30%) ITIL
12 505 (4.87%) Mentoring
13 478 (4.61%) Business Analysis
14 455 (4.38%) Migration
15 437 (4.21%) Risk Management
16 421 (4.06%) Business Development
17 380 (3.66%) Security Architecture
18 348 (3.35%) Logistics
19 335 (3.23%) SIEM
20 323 (3.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1346 (12.97%) SQL
2 942 (9.08%) Java
3 603 (5.81%) C#
4 496 (4.78%) JavaScript
5 367 (3.54%) C
6 340 (3.28%) ABAP
7 313 (3.02%) Python
8 263 (2.53%) C++
9 189 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 138 (1.33%) PowerShell
11 128 (1.23%) Ruby
12 126 (1.21%) PHP
12 126 (1.21%) VB.NET
13 123 (1.19%) Perl
14 111 (1.07%) T-SQL
15 95 (0.92%) R
16 80 (0.77%) VBA
17 79 (0.76%) Scala
18 76 (0.73%) Shell Script
19 67 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1648 (15.88%) Degree
2 669 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 611 (5.89%) CISSP
4 457 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 374 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
6 308 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 305 (2.94%) CISM
8 240 (2.31%) CCNP
9 221 (2.13%) CISA
10 211 (2.03%) MCSE
11 155 (1.49%) CCIE
12 145 (1.40%) CCNA
13 132 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 129 (1.24%) ACCA
15 128 (1.23%) CREST Certified
16 118 (1.14%) DV Cleared
17 116 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
18 105 (1.01%) CLAS
19 90 (0.87%) CEH
20 89 (0.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 587 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 398 (3.84%) PCI DSS
3 261 (2.51%) QA
4 127 (1.22%) COBIT
4 127 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 120 (1.16%) SLA
6 86 (0.83%) ISO22301
7 85 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 63 (0.61%) ISO27002
9 49 (0.47%) RMADS
10 42 (0.40%) ISO27005
11 40 (0.39%) ISO 9001
12 39 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 19 (0.18%) ISO 14001
14 16 (0.15%) MiFID
15 12 (0.12%) GPG13
16 10 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
16 10 (0.096%) EMIR
16 10 (0.096%) ISAE 3402
17 9 (0.087%) JSP 440
System Software
1 499 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 366 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 285 (2.75%) Hyper-V
4 132 (1.27%) XenApp
5 127 (1.22%) vSphere
6 86 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 65 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
8 62 (0.60%) vCloud
9 53 (0.51%) Docker
10 42 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 36 (0.35%) VMware ESX
12 33 (0.32%) XenServer
13 26 (0.25%) Terminal Services
14 21 (0.20%) NFS
15 18 (0.17%) HDFS
16 16 (0.15%) IMail Server
17 15 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
18 13 (0.13%) VirtualBox
19 12 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 117 (1.13%) SCCM
2 94 (0.91%) Puppet
3 66 (0.64%) SCOM
4 65 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (0.57%) Ansible
6 50 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
7 48 (0.46%) vRealize
8 43 (0.41%) QRadar
9 42 (0.40%) SCVMM
10 28 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
11 26 (0.25%) Nagios
12 19 (0.18%) SCOrch
13 18 (0.17%) SCDPM
14 17 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
15 15 (0.14%) Backup Exec
15 15 (0.14%) EMC VPLEX
15 15 (0.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 15 (0.14%) Nessus
15 15 (0.14%) Tivoli
16 14 (0.13%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1783 (17.18%) SAP
2 1689 (16.27%) Microsoft
3 1303 (12.56%) Oracle
4 607 (5.85%) VMware
5 588 (5.67%) Cisco
6 311 (3.00%) Citrix
7 270 (2.60%) IBM
8 255 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
9 226 (2.18%) HP
10 222 (2.14%) Tableau
11 196 (1.89%) Juniper
12 167 (1.61%) CheckPoint
13 155 (1.49%) Informatica
14 147 (1.42%) ServiceNow
15 141 (1.36%) Sage
16 130 (1.25%) F5
17 122 (1.18%) ArcSight
18 112 (1.08%) Google
18 112 (1.08%) Palo Alto
19 103 (0.99%) Hyperion
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Competitive including benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £56000 - £700000 per annum + 5k Car + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent plus commission / bonuses
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pamoja education
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + car or car allowance + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Plus bonus, plus excellent bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits + overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Greythorn
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago