The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 600 600 633
Rank change year-on-year
0 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 317 261 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 212 224 218
Average salary £45,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.92%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -17 139 £55,000 +15.78% 14
South East -17 83 £45,000 +12.50% 6
East of England -1 24 £31,000 -39.80% 1
Yorkshire -18 23 £42,500 +28.78% 2
West Midlands +13 14 £37,500 +57.89% 1
North West 0 14 £34,500 +1.47% 3
South West -10 5 £33,000 +65.00% 1
East Midlands -33 3 £37,500 -10.71%
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Consultant in their job title.

1 185 (30.78%) Finance
2 160 (26.62%) Microsoft
3 140 (23.29%) Degree
4 111 (18.47%) VMware
5 107 (17.80%) Windows
6 99 (16.47%) Firewall
7 97 (16.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 89 (14.81%) Oracle
9 83 (13.81%) MS Excel
10 80 (13.31%) Business Development
11 62 (10.32%) SAP
11 62 (10.32%) Citrix
12 59 (9.82%) TCP/IP
13 58 (9.65%) Java
14 56 (9.32%) SQL
14 56 (9.32%) Cisco
15 54 (8.99%) Banking
16 47 (7.82%) CISA
16 47 (7.82%) Risk Management
17 46 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
18 45 (7.49%) Computer Science
19 42 (6.99%) MS Exchange
19 42 (6.99%) Project Management
20 40 (6.66%) MCSE
20 40 (6.66%) Windows Server 2008
21 38 (6.32%) Business Analysis
21 38 (6.32%) ERP
21 38 (6.32%) Active Directory
22 37 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
22 37 (6.16%) Information Security

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (6.99%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (2.83%) SAS
5 14 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (2.33%) Lync
6 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (0.67%) Documentum
9 3 (0.50%) IIS
9 3 (0.50%) Apache
9 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.33%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 83 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.49%) MS Office
3 7 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.67%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (2.50%) SAP Business One
2 8 (1.33%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.00%) Oracle SCM
4 5 (0.83%) SAP Retail
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
6 3 (0.50%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.50%) Movex
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.33%) Magento
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.17%) Agresso
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.33%) Office 365
2 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 99 (16.47%) Firewall
2 59 (9.82%) TCP/IP
3 34 (5.66%) SAN
4 25 (4.16%) DNS
5 23 (3.83%) WAN
6 20 (3.33%) Network Security
7 18 (3.00%) LAN
8 17 (2.83%) DHCP
9 16 (2.66%) VPN
10 12 (2.00%) FTP
11 11 (1.83%) LDAP
11 11 (1.83%) HTTP
11 11 (1.83%) Internet
11 11 (1.83%) Wireless
12 10 (1.66%) SMTP
12 10 (1.66%) SSL
13 9 (1.50%) VLAN
14 6 (1.00%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.00%) VoIP
15 4 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.33%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.67%) EDRMS
6 4 (0.67%) MS Access
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.33%) MySQL
8 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (0.67%) FrontPage
1 4 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (0.17%) InstallShield
General
1 185 (30.78%) Finance
2 54 (8.99%) Banking
3 34 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.99%) Billing
5 23 (3.83%) Retail
6 20 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.66%) Marketing
7 16 (2.66%) German Language
7 16 (2.66%) Back Office
8 14 (2.33%) Advertising
9 13 (2.16%) French Language
10 10 (1.66%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.66%) Legal
11 8 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (1.00%) Front Office
13 4 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.67%) Law
13 4 (0.67%) Games
14 3 (0.50%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.99%) .NET
2 14 (2.33%) Web Services
3 9 (1.50%) Middleware
3 9 (1.50%) XML
4 8 (1.33%) HTML
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.67%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.50%) SOAP
7 2 (0.33%) jQuery
7 2 (0.33%) HTML5
7 2 (0.33%) Ajax
7 2 (0.33%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.33%) JSP
7 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.17%) COM
8 1 (0.17%) CSS
8 1 (0.17%) XSLT
8 1 (0.17%) ODBC
8 1 (0.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.49%) Computer Science
2 33 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.33%) Fat Client
3 14 (2.33%) Thin Client
4 10 (1.66%) Hedge funds
5 9 (1.50%) Mathematics
6 8 (1.33%) E-Learning
7 6 (1.00%) Clustering
7 6 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.83%) Physics
9 4 (0.67%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.67%) Economics
9 4 (0.67%) Derivative
9 4 (0.67%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.50%) Replication
11 2 (0.33%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.33%) PKI
11 2 (0.33%) Equities
11 2 (0.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 107 (17.80%) Windows
2 40 (6.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (4.16%) Windows Vista
5 22 (3.66%) UNIX
6 18 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.83%) Linux
8 7 (1.16%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.50%) Solaris
11 3 (0.50%) Android
12 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (13.31%) Business Development
2 47 (7.82%) Risk Management
3 42 (6.99%) Project Management
4 38 (6.32%) Business Analysis
4 38 (6.32%) ERP
5 37 (6.16%) Information Security
6 31 (5.16%) CRM
6 31 (5.16%) ITIL
7 30 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (4.83%) Service Delivery
8 29 (4.83%) Penetration Testing
9 22 (3.66%) Data Analysis
10 18 (3.00%) Analytics
10 18 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (3.00%) PRINCE2
11 17 (2.83%) SIEM
12 15 (2.50%) Service Management
12 15 (2.50%) Security Management
12 15 (2.50%) Financial Modelling
12 15 (2.50%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.65%) Java
2 56 (9.32%) SQL
3 14 (2.33%) C++
4 11 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.16%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.00%) C#
7 5 (0.83%) VB
8 4 (0.67%) VBA
8 4 (0.67%) PHP
9 3 (0.50%) C
9 3 (0.50%) VBScript
10 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.33%) Python
10 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 140 (23.29%) Degree
2 47 (7.82%) CISA
3 46 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (6.66%) MCSE
5 32 (5.32%) MCITP
6 29 (4.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
8 24 (3.99%) CISSP
8 24 (3.99%) CCA
9 21 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (3.00%) CCNA
11 14 (2.33%) Security Cleared
12 11 (1.83%) MCP
12 11 (1.83%) CISM
13 9 (1.50%) SC Cleared
14 7 (1.16%) ISACA
14 7 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.83%) MCSA
16 4 (0.67%) DV Cleared
16 4 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 8 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.00%) QA
5 6 (1.00%) COBIT
6 4 (0.67%) BS25999
6 4 (0.67%) GMP
7 3 (0.50%) GPG13
8 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.33%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.17%) GxP
9 1 (0.17%) GAMP
9 1 (0.17%) SLA
9 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.17%) COSO
System Software
1 97 (16.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (6.32%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.33%) vSphere
5 11 (1.83%) XenApp
6 9 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.67%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.50%) XenServer
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.33%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.17%) UAG
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.16%) Backup Exec
1 7 (1.16%) SCCM
2 4 (0.67%) SCOM
2 4 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (0.67%) Cryoserver
3 3 (0.50%) WSUS
4 2 (0.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.17%) SCSM
5 1 (0.17%) Nessus
5 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 160 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 111 (18.47%) VMware
3 89 (14.81%) Oracle
4 62 (10.32%) SAP
4 62 (10.32%) Citrix
5 56 (9.32%) Cisco
6 30 (4.99%) NetApp
6 30 (4.99%) HP
7 27 (4.49%) WatchGuard
8 24 (3.99%) SonicWALL
9 18 (3.00%) CheckPoint
10 16 (2.66%) McAfee
11 13 (2.16%) Juniper
11 13 (2.16%) Symantec
12 12 (2.00%) Adobe
13 11 (1.83%) Blue Coat
14 9 (1.50%) Dell
15 8 (1.33%) Veeam
16 7 (1.16%) Apple
17 5 (0.83%) EMC
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