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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 549 589 621
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 368 376 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 285 281 254
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
86998 98052 105037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.19% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73929 82173 85485
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% -

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 27 August 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 27 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 -6 162 £53,750 +2.38% 26
South East +49 104 £45,000 +16.88% 11
South West +21 29 £43,500 +11.53% 2
West Midlands -4 25 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Yorkshire +42 16 £45,000 +80.00% 2
North West -3 14 £27,000 -33.74% 6
East of England +25 8 £45,000 +5.57% 2
North East +13 7 £41,500 +7.09%
East Midlands +12 3 £21,000 -16.00%
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 218 (27.66%) Finance
2 192 (24.37%) Degree
3 141 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 131 (16.62%) CISSP
5 129 (16.37%) SIEM
6 125 (15.86%) Information Security
7 119 (15.10%) Banking
8 113 (14.34%) ITIL
9 111 (14.09%) Cybersecurity
10 109 (13.83%) Windows
11 97 (12.31%) PCI DSS
12 96 (12.18%) Firewall
13 86 (10.91%) Presales
14 82 (10.41%) Microsoft
15 76 (9.64%) Security Architecture
16 73 (9.26%) Security Cleared
17 68 (8.63%) Windows Server
17 68 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 63 (7.99%) VMware
18 63 (7.99%) CISM
19 59 (7.49%) Active Directory
19 59 (7.49%) SC Cleared
20 55 (6.98%) Marketing
21 54 (6.85%) MS Excel
21 54 (6.85%) Project Management
22 52 (6.60%) SQL
22 52 (6.60%) Penetration Testing
22 52 (6.60%) Retail
23 51 (6.47%) B2B
24 49 (6.22%) ITIL V3

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 45 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 33 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (3.17%) IIS
4 23 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.14%) Apache
8 8 (1.02%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.63%) OpenEdge
10 3 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
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%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.68%) MS Office
3 8 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.30%) Office 365
2 13 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.52%) SaaS
4 10 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.25%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 96 (12.18%) Firewall
2 29 (3.68%) WAN
3 27 (3.43%) MPLS
4 26 (3.30%) VPN
5 20 (2.54%) LAN
6 19 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (1.78%) DNS
8 14 (1.78%) Internet
8 14 (1.78%) Unified Communications
9 13 (1.65%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (1.65%) VoIP
10 12 (1.52%) DSL
10 12 (1.52%) Ethernet
10 12 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (1.52%) SSL
11 11 (1.40%) Network Security
11 11 (1.40%) SAN
11 11 (1.40%) Skype
12 8 (1.02%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.65%) Big Data
1 13 (1.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.27%) Hadoop
3 8 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.63%) MS Access
5 3 (0.38%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.25%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.25%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.25%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.13%) MySQL
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Burp Suite
2 2 (0.25%) AppScan
2 2 (0.25%) ERwin
2 2 (0.25%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.25%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.13%) Selenium
3 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 218 (27.66%) Finance
2 119 (15.10%) Banking
3 55 (6.98%) Marketing
4 52 (6.60%) Retail
5 46 (5.84%) Telecoms
6 37 (4.70%) Investment Banking
7 26 (3.30%) Legal
8 16 (2.03%) Billing
9 8 (1.02%) Advertising
9 8 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.89%) German Language
11 6 (0.76%) Law
12 5 (0.63%) Back Office
13 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.51%) French Language
13 4 (0.51%) Korean Language
14 3 (0.38%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Front Office
15 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.78%) .NET
2 5 (0.63%) HTML
3 4 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (0.51%) Web Services
4 3 (0.38%) COM
4 3 (0.38%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.25%) LAMP
5 2 (0.25%) XML
6 1 (0.13%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.13%) CSS
6 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.13%) HTML5
6 1 (0.13%) SOAP
6 1 (0.13%) VXML
6 1 (0.13%) WCF
6 1 (0.13%) WPF
6 1 (0.13%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.09%) PKI
2 45 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (5.46%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.66%) Data Centre
5 19 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 18 (2.28%) Driving Licence
6 18 (2.28%) iPad
7 15 (1.90%) CESG
7 15 (1.90%) Virtual Team
8 12 (1.52%) Clustering
8 12 (1.52%) Replication
8 12 (1.52%) Social Media
9 10 (1.27%) Smart Energy
10 8 (1.02%) Fintech
10 8 (1.02%) NHS
11 6 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (0.76%) EPoS
11 6 (0.76%) Reinsurance
11 6 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (13.83%) Windows
2 68 (8.63%) Windows Server
3 44 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (5.46%) Linux
5 28 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (2.03%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.40%) Windows 8
9 10 (1.27%) Unix
10 6 (0.76%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (0.63%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) Android
13 1 (0.13%) CentOS
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (16.37%) SIEM
2 125 (15.86%) Information Security
3 113 (14.34%) ITIL
4 111 (14.09%) Cybersecurity
5 86 (10.91%) Presales
6 76 (9.64%) Security Architecture
7 68 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 54 (6.85%) Project Management
9 52 (6.60%) Penetration Testing
10 51 (6.47%) B2B
11 49 (6.22%) ITIL V3
12 44 (5.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 43 (5.46%) Supplier Management
14 41 (5.20%) Risk Management
15 39 (4.95%) Service Delivery
16 34 (4.31%) Service Management
17 28 (3.55%) ITSM
17 28 (3.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 27 (3.43%) Secure Coding
19 26 (3.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 52 (6.60%) SQL
2 42 (5.33%) Java
3 38 (4.82%) C
4 16 (2.03%) C#
4 16 (2.03%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.14%) C++
5 9 (1.14%) Python
6 6 (0.76%) Perl
7 5 (0.63%) OpenEdge ABL
7 5 (0.63%) Progress 4GL
8 3 (0.38%) PHP
9 2 (0.25%) COBOL
9 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.13%) CLIST
10 1 (0.13%) REXX
10 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 192 (24.37%) Degree
2 131 (16.62%) CISSP
3 73 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 63 (7.99%) CISM
5 59 (7.49%) SC Cleared
6 32 (4.06%) CEH
6 32 (4.06%) CISA
7 28 (3.55%) CREST Certified
8 26 (3.30%) CRISC
9 24 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (2.92%) MCSE
11 22 (2.79%) OSCP
11 22 (2.79%) SANS
12 17 (2.16%) CCNA
13 16 (2.03%) CCIE
13 16 (2.03%) PCI QSA
13 16 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (1.65%) MCITP
15 12 (1.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (17.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 97 (12.31%) PCI DSS
3 42 (5.33%) COBIT
4 41 (5.20%) ISO22301
4 41 (5.20%) ISO27002
4 41 (5.20%) ISO27005
5 14 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (1.52%) SLA
7 7 (0.89%) ISAE 3402
7 7 (0.89%) SSAE 16
8 6 (0.76%) QA
9 4 (0.51%) RMADS
10 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 59 (7.49%) Active Directory
2 45 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 11 (1.40%) vSphere
6 9 (1.14%) XenApp
7 8 (1.02%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.02%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.38%) vCloud
9 1 (0.13%) Firmware
9 1 (0.13%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.13%) RACF
9 1 (0.13%) UAG
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.02%) SCCM
3 7 (0.89%) Nagios
4 4 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.38%) SCOM
6 2 (0.25%) Nessus
6 2 (0.25%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.13%) vRealize
7 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (10.41%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.99%) VMware
3 42 (5.33%) Oracle
4 39 (4.95%) Cisco
5 23 (2.92%) Citrix
6 22 (2.79%) Juniper
7 21 (2.66%) Veeam
8 18 (2.28%) HP
9 17 (2.16%) Intel Security
10 16 (2.03%) Symantec
11 15 (1.90%) Dell
11 15 (1.90%) SonicWALL
12 12 (1.52%) Draytek
12 12 (1.52%) ProCurve
12 12 (1.52%) Veritas
12 12 (1.52%) WatchGuard
12 12 (1.52%) ZyXEL
13 11 (1.40%) CheckPoint
14 9 (1.14%) IBM
14 9 (1.14%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recann
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k per year + Amazing benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Eligo
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + +120k OTE uncapped, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Eligo
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Competitive with great commission
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ITSM Team
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £17,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive - Based on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimbledon
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-50,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago