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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 503 551 634
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +83
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 430 436 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.44% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 352 309 259
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
87998 99707 108539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75045 83110 89630
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -9 173 £56,250 +2.27% 16
South East +44 119 £45,000 +12.50% 6
West Midlands +12 34 £52,500 -2.32% 3
South West +28 28 £60,000 +150.00% 3
Yorkshire +23 22 £62,500 +31.57% 1
East of England +41 16 £55,000 +19.56% 1
North West +5 15 £35,875 -20.27% 3
North East - 7 £43,750 -
East Midlands +8 4 £23,000 -8.00% 1
Midlands - 4 £57,500 -
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 208 (25.30%) Degree
2 205 (24.94%) Finance
3 144 (17.52%) ITIL
4 141 (17.15%) CISSP
5 132 (16.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 121 (14.72%) Windows
7 118 (14.36%) Information Security
8 113 (13.75%) SIEM
9 101 (12.29%) PCI DSS
10 99 (12.04%) Banking
11 93 (11.31%) Microsoft
12 88 (10.71%) Project Management
13 85 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
14 84 (10.22%) Presales
15 82 (9.98%) Firewall
16 78 (9.49%) VMware
17 76 (9.25%) Security Architecture
18 75 (9.12%) Windows Server
19 68 (8.27%) CISM
19 68 (8.27%) Active Directory
20 62 (7.54%) MS Excel
20 62 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
21 60 (7.30%) Risk Management
22 58 (7.06%) B2B
23 57 (6.93%) Oracle
23 57 (6.93%) Retail
23 57 (6.93%) ITIL V3
24 56 (6.81%) Marketing
25 52 (6.33%) Linux
25 52 (6.33%) MS Exchange

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 52 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 38 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 34 (4.14%) IIS
4 27 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (2.07%) Skype for Business
7 12 (1.46%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.09%) Apache
9 8 (0.97%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.61%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.24%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.12%) CICS
12 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Mule
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.12%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.53%) MS Office
3 9 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
3 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.60%) Office 365
2 24 (2.92%) SaaS
3 19 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.98%) Firewall
2 30 (3.65%) WAN
3 29 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 25 (3.04%) LAN
5 22 (2.68%) SAN
6 20 (2.43%) MPLS
6 20 (2.43%) Unified Communications
6 20 (2.43%) VPN
7 19 (2.31%) Network Security
8 14 (1.70%) DNS
8 14 (1.70%) Internet
9 13 (1.58%) Skype
9 13 (1.58%) VoIP
10 10 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (0.85%) BGP
11 7 (0.85%) DHCP
11 7 (0.85%) IPv4
12 6 (0.73%) IGRP
12 6 (0.73%) IP Telephony
12 6 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.34%) Big Data
3 8 (0.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.24%) MS Access
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.12%) MySQL
6 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.61%) HP UFT
1 5 (0.61%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.24%) AppScan
2 2 (0.24%) ERwin
2 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.24%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.24%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.12%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 205 (24.94%) Finance
2 99 (12.04%) Banking
3 57 (6.93%) Retail
4 56 (6.81%) Marketing
5 45 (5.47%) Telecoms
6 33 (4.01%) Legal
7 25 (3.04%) Investment Banking
8 22 (2.68%) Billing
9 15 (1.82%) Law
10 10 (1.22%) Back Office
11 9 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.61%) Advertising
13 5 (0.61%) German Language
14 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.49%) French Language
14 4 (0.49%) Military
15 2 (0.24%) Automotive
15 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.24%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.46%) .NET
2 9 (1.09%) HTML
3 7 (0.85%) CSS
3 7 (0.85%) Web Services
4 6 (0.73%) Ajax
4 6 (0.73%) COM
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.49%) XML
6 3 (0.36%) HTML5
7 2 (0.24%) jQuery
7 2 (0.24%) REST
7 2 (0.24%) SOAP
8 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.12%) J2EE
8 1 (0.12%) LAMP
8 1 (0.12%) Middleware
8 1 (0.12%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.12%) VXML
8 1 (0.12%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.84%) Computer Science
3 40 (4.87%) Data Centre
4 36 (4.38%) PKI
5 28 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.92%) Security Operations Centre
7 22 (2.68%) Driving Licence
8 18 (2.19%) iPad
9 16 (1.95%) Virtual Team
10 15 (1.82%) Social Media
11 11 (1.34%) CESG
12 10 (1.22%) NHS
12 10 (1.22%) Smart Energy
13 7 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (0.85%) Fintech
14 6 (0.73%) Public Cloud
15 5 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.61%) PMI
16 4 (0.49%) EPoS
16 4 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 121 (14.72%) Windows
2 75 (9.12%) Windows Server
3 52 (6.33%) Linux
4 51 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.31%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.70%) Unix
7 14 (1.70%) Windows 8
7 14 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.22%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.85%) Solaris
10 5 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.61%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.36%) Android
11 3 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (17.52%) ITIL
2 118 (14.36%) Information Security
3 113 (13.75%) SIEM
4 88 (10.71%) Project Management
5 85 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
6 84 (10.22%) Presales
7 76 (9.25%) Security Architecture
8 62 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (7.30%) Risk Management
10 58 (7.06%) B2B
11 57 (6.93%) ITIL V3
12 50 (6.08%) Supplier Management
13 48 (5.84%) Enterprise Architecture
14 45 (5.47%) Service Management
15 44 (5.35%) Business Development
16 42 (5.11%) Service Delivery
17 39 (4.74%) Penetration Testing
18 35 (4.26%) ITSM
19 33 (4.01%) Change Management
19 33 (4.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 44 (5.35%) SQL
2 42 (5.11%) Java
3 33 (4.01%) C
4 11 (1.34%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.09%) C#
6 8 (0.97%) Python
7 6 (0.73%) C++
7 6 (0.73%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.61%) OpenEdge ABL
8 5 (0.61%) Progress 4GL
9 3 (0.36%) Perl
10 2 (0.24%) PHP
10 2 (0.24%) Ruby
10 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.12%) CLIST
11 1 (0.12%) COBOL
11 1 (0.12%) REXX
Qualifications
1 208 (25.30%) Degree
2 141 (17.15%) CISSP
3 68 (8.27%) CISM
4 51 (6.20%) Security Cleared
5 44 (5.35%) SC Cleared
6 31 (3.77%) CISA
7 26 (3.16%) CRISC
8 25 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (2.55%) CEH
9 21 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (2.31%) CCNA
11 18 (2.19%) MCSE
11 18 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (1.95%) SANS
13 14 (1.70%) CLAS
13 14 (1.70%) CREST Certified
14 12 (1.46%) CCIE
14 12 (1.46%) CCNP
14 12 (1.46%) IISP
15 11 (1.34%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (16.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 101 (12.29%) PCI DSS
3 47 (5.72%) ISO22301
4 46 (5.60%) COBIT
4 46 (5.60%) ISO27002
4 46 (5.60%) ISO27005
5 19 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (1.34%) QA
7 7 (0.85%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (0.85%) SLA
7 7 (0.85%) SSAE 16
8 4 (0.49%) RMADS
9 2 (0.24%) GAAP
9 2 (0.24%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.12%) COSHH
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 68 (8.27%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.19%) Hyper-V
3 18 (2.19%) vSphere
3 18 (2.19%) XenApp
4 17 (2.07%) XenDesktop
5 13 (1.58%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.36%) vCloud
8 2 (0.24%) Xen
8 2 (0.24%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) Firmware
9 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.12%) RACF
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.12%) UAG
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (1.82%) SCCM
2 12 (1.46%) Nagios
3 11 (1.34%) QRadar
4 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.61%) HP SiteScope
5 4 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.49%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.24%) Nessus
6 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.24%) Puppet
6 2 (0.24%) SCOM
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.12%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.12%) Terraform
7 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.12%) vRealize
7 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 78 (9.49%) VMware
3 57 (6.93%) Oracle
4 50 (6.08%) Cisco
5 37 (4.50%) Citrix
6 20 (2.43%) IBM
7 19 (2.31%) Juniper
8 17 (2.07%) Veeam
9 16 (1.95%) CheckPoint
9 16 (1.95%) Splunk
10 13 (1.58%) HP
10 13 (1.58%) SAP
11 12 (1.46%) ArcSight
11 12 (1.46%) Intel Security
12 11 (1.34%) Remedy
13 10 (1.22%) BMC
14 8 (0.97%) Dell
14 8 (0.97%) Google
14 8 (0.97%) SonicWALL
15 7 (0.85%) Symantec
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £100000 per annum + Incredible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum +Car
Posted: 2 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum +Car
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Interactive Software
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits including 24 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £30,000 per annum 20% Commission up to 150K billings, 40% thereafter
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum significant OTE plus LTIPs
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, BUPA, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
COVENTRY
University of Warwick
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago