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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 556 575 595
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 422 408 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 371 305 300
Median salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -34 173 £55,000 - 29
South East +52 116 £42,500 - 12
West Midlands -3 35 £55,000 - 3
East of England +20 24 £32,500 -29.34% 1
Yorkshire +26 21 £62,500 +66.66% 4
South West +10 20 £62,500 +29.43% 6
North West +10 17 £45,000 - 8
North East - 4 £60,000 - 2
Midlands 0 3 £57,500 -
East Midlands +11 2 £52,500 +110.00% 1
IT Consultant
UK

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 191 (25.81%) Degree
2 173 (23.38%) Finance
3 135 (18.24%) CISSP
4 113 (15.27%) Windows
5 110 (14.86%) ITIL
6 109 (14.73%) Project Management
7 99 (13.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 98 (13.24%) Information Security
9 92 (12.43%) Microsoft
10 88 (11.89%) Presales
11 84 (11.35%) PCI DSS
12 79 (10.68%) VMware
13 72 (9.73%) Windows Server
13 72 (9.73%) SIEM
14 71 (9.59%) Banking
15 70 (9.46%) CISM
16 69 (9.32%) Risk Management
16 69 (9.32%) Oracle
17 68 (9.19%) Active Directory
18 64 (8.65%) MS Excel
19 60 (8.11%) Data Centre
20 59 (7.97%) B2B
21 58 (7.84%) Business Development
22 57 (7.70%) Cybersecurity
23 55 (7.43%) Security Architecture
23 55 (7.43%) Firewall
24 51 (6.89%) Computer Science
25 49 (6.62%) Cisco
26 47 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
27 46 (6.22%) Office 365

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 (6.08%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.00%) IIS
3 31 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.76%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.81%) Apache
7 6 (0.81%) Apache Pig
7 6 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.68%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.27%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 64 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.03%) MS Office
3 5 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Kondor
5 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.22%) Office 365
2 29 (3.92%) SaaS
3 28 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.54%) IaaS
7 4 (0.54%) PaaS
8 3 (0.41%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 55 (7.43%) Firewall
2 33 (4.46%) SAN
3 31 (4.19%) Network Security
4 25 (3.38%) WAN
5 22 (2.97%) LAN
6 16 (2.16%) Unified Communications
7 15 (2.03%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.03%) VPN
8 13 (1.76%) DNS
8 13 (1.76%) Internet
9 11 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (1.35%) IPv4
10 10 (1.35%) MPLS
11 9 (1.22%) DHCP
11 9 (1.22%) VoIP
12 5 (0.68%) BGP
12 5 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (0.68%) Skype
12 5 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.62%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.08%) Big Data
4 6 (0.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.54%) MySQL
5 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.14%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.68%) HP UFT
1 5 (0.68%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.27%) AppScan
2 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.27%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 173 (23.38%) Finance
2 71 (9.59%) Banking
3 45 (6.08%) Retail
4 43 (5.81%) Marketing
5 38 (5.14%) Telecoms
6 30 (4.05%) Legal
7 27 (3.65%) Law
8 23 (3.11%) Back Office
9 17 (2.30%) Billing
10 13 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.49%) Games
11 11 (1.49%) Investment Banking
12 10 (1.35%) German Language
13 9 (1.22%) French Language
14 5 (0.68%) Automotive
15 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.41%) Advertising
16 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.41%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.76%) .NET
2 9 (1.22%) HTML
2 9 (1.22%) Web Services
3 8 (1.08%) COM
4 6 (0.81%) Ajax
4 6 (0.81%) CSS
4 6 (0.81%) XML
5 4 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.41%) REST
6 3 (0.41%) SOAP
7 2 (0.27%) HTML5
7 2 (0.27%) J2EE
7 2 (0.27%) jQuery
7 2 (0.27%) Middleware
8 1 (0.14%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.14%) Grails
8 1 (0.14%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.14%) VXML
8 1 (0.14%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 51 (6.89%) Computer Science
3 42 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.54%) Security Operations Centre
5 26 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.57%) PKI
7 16 (2.16%) iPad
8 14 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 12 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.49%) CESG
10 11 (1.49%) NHS
10 11 (1.49%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.22%) Social Media
12 8 (1.08%) Smart Energy
13 5 (0.68%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.68%) FMCG
13 5 (0.68%) PMI
13 5 (0.68%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 113 (15.27%) Windows
2 72 (9.73%) Windows Server
3 44 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (5.41%) Linux
5 21 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.89%) Unix
8 11 (1.49%) Windows 10
8 11 (1.49%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.81%) Solaris
10 6 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.41%) Android
13 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (14.86%) ITIL
2 109 (14.73%) Project Management
3 98 (13.24%) Information Security
4 88 (11.89%) Presales
5 72 (9.73%) SIEM
6 69 (9.32%) Risk Management
7 59 (7.97%) B2B
8 58 (7.84%) Business Development
9 57 (7.70%) Cybersecurity
10 55 (7.43%) Security Architecture
11 47 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (5.95%) Security Operations
13 39 (5.27%) ITIL V3
14 37 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
14 37 (5.00%) Service Delivery
15 36 (4.86%) Mentoring
16 34 (4.59%) Business Analysis
17 33 (4.46%) Service Management
17 33 (4.46%) Vulnerability Management
18 32 (4.32%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (5.41%) Java
1 40 (5.41%) SQL
2 19 (2.57%) C
3 14 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.49%) C#
5 7 (0.95%) Python
6 6 (0.81%) C++
6 6 (0.81%) PowerShell
7 5 (0.68%) OpenEdge ABL
7 5 (0.68%) Progress 4GL
8 3 (0.41%) Perl
9 2 (0.27%) Delphi
9 2 (0.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.14%) PHP
10 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 191 (25.81%) Degree
2 135 (18.24%) CISSP
3 70 (9.46%) CISM
4 43 (5.81%) CISA
5 35 (4.73%) Security Cleared
6 29 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (3.65%) CRISC
7 27 (3.65%) IISP
8 25 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (3.11%) MCSE
10 22 (2.97%) SC Cleared
11 20 (2.70%) CCNA
12 19 (2.57%) CCNP
13 17 (2.30%) CLAS
14 16 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.76%) ACCA
16 12 (1.62%) CCIE
16 12 (1.62%) MCSA
17 11 (1.49%) CIMA
18 10 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (13.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 84 (11.35%) PCI DSS
3 45 (6.08%) COBIT
4 28 (3.78%) ISO22301
5 27 (3.65%) ISO27002
5 27 (3.65%) ISO27005
6 23 (3.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (1.89%) QA
8 5 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
8 5 (0.68%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.27%) GAAP
9 2 (0.27%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.27%) RMADS
9 2 (0.27%) SLA
10 1 (0.14%) COSHH
10 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 68 (9.19%) Active Directory
2 38 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.92%) XenApp
4 26 (3.51%) XenDesktop
5 17 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.89%) vSphere
7 8 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.54%) vCloud
9 2 (0.27%) Xen
9 2 (0.27%) XenServer
10 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.14%) Snort
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.14%) UAG
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (3.51%) QRadar
2 8 (1.08%) SCCM
3 5 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (0.68%) Nagios
3 5 (0.68%) RSA Archer
4 3 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.27%) Nessus
5 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.27%) Puppet
6 1 (0.14%) Ansible
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.14%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.14%) Nexpose
6 1 (0.14%) Proventia
6 1 (0.14%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 79 (10.68%) VMware
3 69 (9.32%) Oracle
4 49 (6.62%) Cisco
5 44 (5.95%) Citrix
6 26 (3.51%) ArcSight
6 26 (3.51%) Splunk
7 23 (3.11%) IBM
8 17 (2.30%) CheckPoint
9 15 (2.03%) HP
10 14 (1.89%) NetApp
11 12 (1.62%) Juniper
11 12 (1.62%) SAP
12 11 (1.49%) SunGard
12 11 (1.49%) Wall Street Systems
13 10 (1.35%) Google
13 10 (1.35%) Remedy
14 9 (1.22%) Avaloq
14 9 (1.22%) BMC
14 9 (1.22%) Intel Security
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Centrica
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ideal Training
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
The App Experts
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits (inc. car allowance)
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits (inc. car allowance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits + incentives
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + (OTE £70,000+)
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + (OTE £70,000+)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum plus comm
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum + commission
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Insurance, Private M
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £67500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Athelstan Search
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recann
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago