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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 570 585 580
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 330 362 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 271 294 316
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,300 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £46,367 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.02% +3.03%
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
86678 97318 103001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73134 81865 84100
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 150 £55,000 +4.76% 16
South East +84 91 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West -5 21 £45,000 - 5
South West -21 18 £43,500 -5.43%
Yorkshire +33 17 £45,000 +80.00% 3
West Midlands -22 16 £25,000 -42.19%
East of England +27 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East Midlands +16 4 £24,000 -49.47% 3
North East +6 3 £41,500 +7.09%
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 226 (30.09%) Finance
2 183 (24.37%) Degree
3 132 (17.58%) Banking
4 124 (16.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 123 (16.38%) SIEM
6 117 (15.58%) Information Security
7 116 (15.45%) Cybersecurity
8 111 (14.78%) ITIL
9 104 (13.85%) CISSP
10 100 (13.32%) Windows
11 97 (12.92%) Firewall
12 85 (11.32%) Presales
13 84 (11.19%) PCI DSS
14 73 (9.72%) Microsoft
15 71 (9.45%) Security Cleared
16 69 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 68 (9.05%) Security Architecture
18 60 (7.99%) Penetration Testing
19 58 (7.72%) Windows Server
20 57 (7.59%) SC Cleared
21 55 (7.32%) SQL
21 55 (7.32%) Active Directory
22 54 (7.19%) Marketing
23 52 (6.92%) VMware
24 51 (6.79%) Retail
25 48 (6.39%) COBIT
25 48 (6.39%) B2B
26 47 (6.26%) Computer Science
27 46 (6.13%) Java
27 46 (6.13%) Linux

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 40 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 28 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (3.06%) IIS
4 19 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.20%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.80%) Apache
8 5 (0.67%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.27%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.27%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) CICS
11 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.13%) Mule
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (5.86%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.46%) MS Office
3 8 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.53%) Casewise Modeler
6 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
1 3 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.06%) Office 365
2 14 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.07%) SaaS
5 7 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 97 (12.92%) Firewall
2 28 (3.73%) VPN
3 25 (3.33%) MPLS
3 25 (3.33%) WAN
4 17 (2.26%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.13%) LAN
6 15 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (1.86%) DNS
7 14 (1.86%) Internet
8 13 (1.73%) Cisco PIX
8 13 (1.73%) Unified Communications
8 13 (1.73%) VoIP
9 12 (1.60%) DSL
9 12 (1.60%) Ethernet
9 12 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (1.60%) SSL
10 10 (1.33%) Network Security
11 8 (1.07%) DHCP
11 8 (1.07%) Skype
12 7 (0.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.46%) Big Data
3 8 (1.07%) Relational Database
4 7 (0.93%) Hadoop
5 5 (0.67%) MS Access
6 3 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.27%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.27%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.27%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.13%) MySQL
8 1 (0.13%) QlikView
8 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.27%) AppScan
2 2 (0.27%) ERwin
2 2 (0.27%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.13%) Selenium
3 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 226 (30.09%) Finance
2 132 (17.58%) Banking
3 54 (7.19%) Marketing
4 51 (6.79%) Retail
5 37 (4.93%) Investment Banking
6 35 (4.66%) Telecoms
7 20 (2.66%) Legal
8 14 (1.86%) Billing
9 10 (1.33%) Advertising
9 10 (1.33%) German Language
10 9 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.93%) Law
13 5 (0.67%) Back Office
13 5 (0.67%) French Language
13 5 (0.67%) Publishing
14 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.40%) Korean Language
16 2 (0.27%) Electronics
16 2 (0.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.80%) .NET
2 7 (0.93%) HTML
3 6 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.40%) COM
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.40%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.40%) Web Services
4 3 (0.40%) XML
5 2 (0.27%) CSS
5 2 (0.27%) LAMP
5 2 (0.27%) WCF
6 1 (0.13%) Ajax
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.13%) HTML5
6 1 (0.13%) jQuery
6 1 (0.13%) LINQ
6 1 (0.13%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (0.13%) SOAP
6 1 (0.13%) VXML
6 1 (0.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.26%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (5.59%) PKI
4 18 (2.40%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.40%) iPad
5 16 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.86%) Driving Licence
7 13 (1.73%) CESG
7 13 (1.73%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.60%) Clustering
8 12 (1.60%) Replication
8 12 (1.60%) Social Media
9 8 (1.07%) Fintech
10 6 (0.80%) EPoS
10 6 (0.80%) NHS
10 6 (0.80%) Reinsurance
10 6 (0.80%) Smart Energy
11 5 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (0.67%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.32%) Windows
2 58 (7.72%) Windows Server
3 46 (6.13%) Linux
4 36 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (3.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (1.60%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.33%) Unix
9 7 (0.93%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.93%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Solaris
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (16.38%) SIEM
2 117 (15.58%) Information Security
3 116 (15.45%) Cybersecurity
4 111 (14.78%) ITIL
5 85 (11.32%) Presales
6 69 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (9.05%) Security Architecture
8 60 (7.99%) Penetration Testing
9 48 (6.39%) B2B
10 45 (5.99%) Project Management
11 40 (5.33%) ITIL V3
12 39 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
13 33 (4.39%) Service Delivery
14 32 (4.26%) Secure Coding
14 32 (4.26%) Service Management
15 31 (4.13%) Supplier Management
15 31 (4.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 30 (3.99%) Malware Detection/Protection
17 29 (3.86%) Investment Management
17 29 (3.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (7.32%) SQL
2 46 (6.13%) Java
3 38 (5.06%) C
4 21 (2.80%) C#
5 17 (2.26%) PowerShell
6 11 (1.46%) C++
7 9 (1.20%) Python
8 6 (0.80%) Perl
9 5 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.40%) PHP
11 2 (0.27%) COBOL
11 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.27%) OpenEdge ABL
11 2 (0.27%) Progress 4GL
11 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.13%) CLIST
12 1 (0.13%) R
12 1 (0.13%) REXX
12 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 183 (24.37%) Degree
2 104 (13.85%) CISSP
3 71 (9.45%) Security Cleared
4 57 (7.59%) SC Cleared
5 42 (5.59%) CISM
6 35 (4.66%) CEH
7 33 (4.39%) CREST Certified
8 27 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (3.60%) OSCP
9 26 (3.46%) SANS
10 24 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (2.93%) CISA
11 22 (2.93%) MCSE
12 21 (2.80%) CCNA
13 17 (2.26%) PCI QSA
14 16 (2.13%) CCIE
14 16 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 15 (2.00%) CRISC
16 14 (1.86%) MCITP
17 12 (1.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (16.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 84 (11.19%) PCI DSS
3 48 (6.39%) COBIT
4 32 (4.26%) ISO22301
4 32 (4.26%) ISO27002
4 32 (4.26%) ISO27005
5 18 (2.40%) SLA
6 7 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.67%) ISAE 3402
7 5 (0.67%) SSAE 16
8 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.40%) QA
8 3 (0.40%) RMADS
System Software
1 55 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 41 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 10 (1.33%) vSphere
6 8 (1.07%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.67%) XenApp
8 4 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.40%) vCloud
10 1 (0.13%) Firmware
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.13%) RACF
10 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (1.60%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.07%) SCCM
3 7 (0.93%) Nagios
4 5 (0.67%) Nmap
5 4 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.40%) SCOM
7 2 (0.27%) Nessus
7 2 (0.27%) RSA Archer
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 73 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.92%) VMware
3 43 (5.73%) Cisco
4 37 (4.93%) Oracle
5 23 (3.06%) Juniper
6 21 (2.80%) Veeam
7 19 (2.53%) Citrix
8 18 (2.40%) Intel Security
9 17 (2.26%) HP
10 16 (2.13%) Symantec
11 14 (1.86%) Dell
11 14 (1.86%) SonicWALL
12 12 (1.60%) Draytek
12 12 (1.60%) Forcepoint
12 12 (1.60%) ProCurve
12 12 (1.60%) Veritas
12 12 (1.60%) WatchGuard
12 12 (1.60%) ZyXEL
13 11 (1.46%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.46%) IBM
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Unlimited commission
Posted: 1 hour ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5K Car + OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per annum + 5% pension, hol, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonuses + Commission + Car Allowance + Tra
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + (OTE £30-40K)
Posted: 10 days ago
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + (OTE £30-40K)
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Wimbledon
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Pro-Quest
Salary: 18000-50000 Per Annum + Training + Commission + Benefits + Career
Posted: 11 days ago