The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 582 576 594
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 277 399 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 233 320 313
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -7.00%
IT 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
81506 97087 102609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.49% 96.63% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68195 81824 85600
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the England region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in England

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in England

IT 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 IT Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -8 134 £51,500 -1.90% 16
South East +64 51 £50,000 +7.75% 2
North West -47 31 £46,000 +2.22% 1
Yorkshire +25 20 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East of England +11 17 £37,500 -21.05% 1
West Midlands -28 13 £18,000 -56.62% 2
East Midlands +6 7 £50,000 +5.26%
South West +4 4 £48,000 +4.34% 2
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 186 (29.25%) Finance
2 153 (24.06%) Degree
3 106 (16.67%) Banking
4 100 (15.72%) Windows
5 89 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
6 84 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 80 (12.58%) Microsoft
8 79 (12.42%) Firewall
8 79 (12.42%) SIEM
9 78 (12.26%) ITIL
10 73 (11.48%) Information Security
11 71 (11.16%) SQL
12 67 (10.53%) Security Cleared
12 67 (10.53%) Presales
13 64 (10.06%) Computer Science
14 61 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 57 (8.96%) Linux
16 55 (8.65%) Penetration Testing
17 54 (8.49%) MS Excel
18 53 (8.33%) Java
19 51 (8.02%) CISSP
20 49 (7.70%) Active Directory
21 47 (7.39%) Security Architecture
22 46 (7.23%) Marketing
23 45 (7.08%) SC Cleared
23 45 (7.08%) Windows Server
24 44 (6.92%) PCI DSS
24 44 (6.92%) VMware
25 42 (6.60%) Project Management
25 42 (6.60%) Cisco

IT 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 26 (4.09%) MS Exchange
2 21 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (2.99%) IIS
5 16 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.57%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.79%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.16%) Apache
9 1 (0.16%) CICS
9 1 (0.16%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.52%) MS Office
3 4 (0.63%) Casewise Modeler
3 4 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.63%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.47%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.47%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.47%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.31%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (2.52%) Office 365
5 14 (2.20%) CloudBees
6 12 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.79%) SaaS
8 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.31%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 79 (12.42%) Firewall
2 31 (4.87%) VPN
3 21 (3.30%) WAN
4 18 (2.83%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (2.52%) MPLS
5 16 (2.52%) SSL
6 14 (2.20%) Cisco PIX
6 14 (2.20%) DHCP
6 14 (2.20%) DNS
6 14 (2.20%) DSL
6 14 (2.20%) Ethernet
6 14 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
6 14 (2.20%) VoIP
7 10 (1.57%) LAN
8 8 (1.26%) SAN
9 7 (1.10%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.94%) LDAP
10 6 (0.94%) Network Security
10 6 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.73%) Big Data
4 6 (0.94%) MS Access
4 6 (0.94%) SAP HANA
5 5 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.63%) GIS
7 2 (0.31%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.31%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) MySQL
8 1 (0.16%) QlikView
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (2.36%) HP UFT
1 15 (2.36%) Selenium
1 15 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (2.20%) ClearCase
2 14 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.20%) GoCD
2 14 (2.20%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.20%) JIRA
2 14 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (2.20%) Subversion
2 14 (2.20%) TeamCity
2 14 (2.20%) Travis CI
2 14 (2.20%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.79%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.16%) JUnit
4 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.16%) Mockito
4 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 186 (29.25%) Finance
2 106 (16.67%) Banking
3 46 (7.23%) Marketing
4 37 (5.82%) Retail
5 30 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 21 (3.30%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.89%) Billing
7 12 (1.89%) German Language
8 10 (1.57%) Advertising
8 10 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.10%) French Language
9 7 (1.10%) Publishing
10 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.79%) Law
12 3 (0.47%) Electronics
12 3 (0.47%) Games
12 3 (0.47%) Korean Language
12 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.31%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.77%) .NET
2 10 (1.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (1.42%) HTML
4 6 (0.94%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (0.63%) SAPUI5
6 3 (0.47%) CSS
6 3 (0.47%) Web Services
7 2 (0.31%) CSS3
7 2 (0.31%) HTML5
7 2 (0.31%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.31%) WCF
8 1 (0.16%) Ajax
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.16%) jQuery
8 1 (0.16%) LINQ
8 1 (0.16%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (0.16%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.16%) Spring
8 1 (0.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 38 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.50%) PKI
4 26 (4.09%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.52%) Replication
6 14 (2.20%) Clustering
7 12 (1.89%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.57%) Physics
10 8 (1.26%) NHS
11 6 (0.94%) iPad
11 6 (0.94%) Reinsurance
12 5 (0.79%) CESG
12 5 (0.79%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.63%) Cryptography
13 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.63%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 100 (15.72%) Windows
2 57 (8.96%) Linux
3 45 (7.08%) Windows Server
4 30 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (4.25%) Unix
6 23 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.20%) CoreOS
9 8 (1.26%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.16%) Android
11 1 (0.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (13.99%) Cybersecurity
2 79 (12.42%) SIEM
3 78 (12.26%) ITIL
4 73 (11.48%) Information Security
5 67 (10.53%) Presales
6 61 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (8.65%) Penetration Testing
8 47 (7.39%) Security Architecture
9 42 (6.60%) Project Management
10 35 (5.50%) Time Management
11 34 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (5.35%) B2B
12 31 (4.87%) DevOps
13 29 (4.56%) Service Delivery
14 28 (4.40%) Migration
15 26 (4.09%) Service Management
16 24 (3.77%) ITSM
17 22 (3.46%) ITIL V3
17 22 (3.46%) Project Planning
18 21 (3.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 71 (11.16%) SQL
2 53 (8.33%) Java
3 31 (4.87%) PowerShell
4 22 (3.46%) C#
5 20 (3.14%) C
6 19 (2.99%) Python
7 14 (2.20%) Bash Shell
7 14 (2.20%) C++
8 7 (1.10%) Groovy
9 5 (0.79%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.63%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.63%) PHP
11 3 (0.47%) Perl
12 2 (0.31%) COBOL
12 2 (0.31%) VB
13 1 (0.16%) REXX
13 1 (0.16%) Ruby
13 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 153 (24.06%) Degree
2 67 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 51 (8.02%) CISSP
4 45 (7.08%) SC Cleared
5 33 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (4.40%) CCNA
8 27 (4.25%) MCSE
9 26 (4.09%) CEH
10 25 (3.93%) CISM
10 25 (3.93%) CREST Certified
11 21 (3.30%) OSCP
11 21 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 20 (3.14%) MCITP
13 18 (2.83%) SANS
14 17 (2.67%) CCIE
15 16 (2.52%) CISA
16 14 (2.20%) MCP
16 14 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 14 (2.20%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (13.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (6.92%) PCI DSS
3 37 (5.82%) COBIT
4 17 (2.67%) SLA
5 16 (2.52%) ISO22301
5 16 (2.52%) ISO27002
5 16 (2.52%) ISO27005
6 6 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.47%) QA
7 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 49 (7.70%) Active Directory
2 37 (5.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.20%) Docker
3 14 (2.20%) Terminal Services
4 11 (1.73%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.26%) vSphere
6 6 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.63%) UAG
7 4 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.63%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) RACF
8 1 (0.16%) vCloud
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.67%) Nagios
2 16 (2.52%) Backup Exec
3 14 (2.20%) Ansible
3 14 (2.20%) Graphite
3 14 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.20%) Puppet
4 7 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
4 7 (1.10%) Netcool
4 7 (1.10%) Nmap
4 7 (1.10%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.94%) SCCM
6 5 (0.79%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.16%) SCSM
7 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 44 (6.92%) VMware
3 42 (6.60%) Cisco
3 42 (6.60%) Oracle
4 33 (5.19%) HP
5 25 (3.93%) Google
6 21 (3.30%) Dell
7 20 (3.14%) Juniper
8 19 (2.99%) SAP
9 18 (2.83%) Veeam
10 17 (2.67%) Symantec
11 15 (2.36%) IBM
12 14 (2.20%) AppDynamics
12 14 (2.20%) Draytek
12 14 (2.20%) ProCurve
12 14 (2.20%) SonicWALL
12 14 (2.20%) Veritas
12 14 (2.20%) WatchGuard
12 14 (2.20%) ZyXEL
13 13 (2.04%) Citrix
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Michael Page International
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The One Group
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 27k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Base +Great Commission
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 26 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago