The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 720 770 757
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 134 119 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 94 77 82
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
Principal 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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the England region.

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in England

Principal Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Principal 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 Principal Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +88 91 £70,000 -12.50% 6
South East +4 34 £72,500 -6.45% 3
East of England +15 2 £60,000 -7.69% 5
West Midlands -7 1 £72,500 +20.83%
South West -12 1 £38,000 -50.96%
North West -12 1 £77,500 +14.81%
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 84 (34.85%) Finance
2 74 (30.71%) Banking
3 72 (29.88%) Oracle
4 62 (25.73%) Retail
5 51 (21.16%) Microsoft
6 48 (19.92%) Middleware
6 48 (19.92%) TOGAF
7 47 (19.50%) Java
7 47 (19.50%) Degree
8 45 (18.67%) Data Integration
8 45 (18.67%) Windows
9 44 (18.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 42 (17.43%) SOA
10 42 (17.43%) Zachman Framework
11 38 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (15.35%) Mentoring
13 35 (14.52%) SAP
13 35 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (14.11%) SharePoint
14 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (13.69%) Business Development
16 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
17 30 (12.45%) MS Excel
18 29 (12.03%) CRM
19 24 (9.96%) Marketing
19 24 (9.96%) .NET
20 22 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (9.13%) MCITP
21 21 (8.71%) Analytics
21 21 (8.71%) Manufacturing

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (14.11%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.39%) Lync
3 11 (4.56%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (3.32%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.07%) NetWeaver
8 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.66%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.24%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.24%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.41%) SAS
11 1 (0.41%) CICS
11 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.98%) MS Office
3 8 (3.32%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (4.98%) SAP BPC
3 5 (2.07%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.24%) HFM
5 3 (1.24%) Finacle
6 2 (0.83%) Summit
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.41%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.41%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.41%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.98%) Office 365
3 3 (1.24%) SaaS
3 3 (1.24%) IaaS
3 3 (1.24%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.98%) LAN
2 10 (4.15%) Internet
2 10 (4.15%) Firewall
3 9 (3.73%) Wireless
4 7 (2.90%) Network Security
5 6 (2.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (2.49%) WAN
6 5 (2.07%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.66%) SSL
7 4 (1.66%) VPN
7 4 (1.66%) DNS
8 3 (1.24%) POP3
8 3 (1.24%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.24%) BGP
8 3 (1.24%) OSPF
8 3 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.24%) NFC
8 3 (1.24%) IMAP
8 3 (1.24%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (1.24%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.88%) BusinessObjects
3 18 (7.47%) SAP HANA
4 17 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (5.39%) SAP BI
6 13 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.56%) Big Data
8 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (3.73%) QlikView
9 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (3.32%) HDInsight
10 8 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (3.32%) DB2
11 6 (2.49%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.49%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (2.49%) SAP BW
11 6 (2.49%) OLAP
12 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Selenium
1 4 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.66%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 84 (34.85%) Finance
2 74 (30.71%) Banking
3 62 (25.73%) Retail
4 24 (9.96%) Marketing
5 21 (8.71%) Manufacturing
6 15 (6.22%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.49%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.49%) Electronics
7 6 (2.49%) Games
7 6 (2.49%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.66%) Automotive
9 3 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.24%) Local Government
9 3 (1.24%) Czech Language
9 3 (1.24%) German Language
10 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Legal
11 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (19.92%) Middleware
2 44 (18.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 24 (9.96%) .NET
4 9 (3.73%) Ajax
5 8 (3.32%) WCF
5 8 (3.32%) WPF
5 8 (3.32%) WF
5 8 (3.32%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.32%) XSLT
5 8 (3.32%) ADO.NET
5 8 (3.32%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.90%) Web Services
6 7 (2.90%) Silverlight
6 7 (2.90%) CAML
7 5 (2.07%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.67%) Data Integration
2 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.56%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.32%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.32%) Neural Network
5 6 (2.49%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.66%) Derivative
7 4 (1.66%) DTV
7 4 (1.66%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.66%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.66%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.24%) Replication
8 3 (1.24%) EMV
8 3 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.24%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.24%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.24%) Life Science
8 3 (1.24%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.67%) Windows
2 9 (3.73%) UNIX
3 8 (3.32%) Linux
4 4 (1.66%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.24%) Android
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.83%) zOS
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.92%) TOGAF
2 42 (17.43%) SOA
2 42 (17.43%) Zachman Framework
3 38 (15.77%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (15.35%) Mentoring
5 35 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (13.69%) Business Development
7 29 (12.03%) CRM
8 21 (8.71%) Analytics
9 20 (8.30%) Project Management
10 18 (7.47%) Information Security
10 18 (7.47%) Migration
11 17 (7.05%) Scrum
11 17 (7.05%) Performance Management
11 17 (7.05%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (6.64%) Information Management
13 15 (6.22%) Coaching
14 14 (5.81%) ITIL
15 13 (5.39%) Service Delivery
15 13 (5.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.50%) Java
2 18 (7.47%) SQL
3 15 (6.22%) C#
4 9 (3.73%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.32%) R
6 6 (2.49%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.07%) ABAP
8 3 (1.24%) Python
8 3 (1.24%) Perl
8 3 (1.24%) C
9 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (19.50%) Degree
2 22 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (9.13%) MCITP
3 16 (6.64%) CISSP
4 13 (5.39%) MCP
4 13 (5.39%) MCSD
4 13 (5.39%) MCDBA
5 10 (4.15%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.15%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.73%) CISA
6 9 (3.73%) MCSE
6 9 (3.73%) MCSA
6 9 (3.73%) CCA
6 9 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (3.73%) MCTS
6 9 (3.73%) CCEE
6 9 (3.73%) CCIA
7 8 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.32%) CISM
8 7 (2.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.98%) SLA
2 9 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.73%) QA
3 8 (3.32%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.90%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (7.05%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.24%) XenApp
5 3 (1.24%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.24%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.83%) IAG
6 2 (0.83%) UAG
7 1 (0.41%) Snort
7 1 (0.41%) RACF
7 1 (0.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.41%) XenServer
7 1 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (2.49%) SCCM
2 4 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.41%) MOM
4 1 (0.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 72 (29.88%) Oracle
2 51 (21.16%) Microsoft
3 35 (14.52%) SAP
4 19 (7.88%) Business Objects
5 13 (5.39%) VMware
6 11 (4.56%) Cisco
6 11 (4.56%) Hyperion
7 10 (4.15%) IBM
7 10 (4.15%) Sybase
8 8 (3.32%) Tableau
8 8 (3.32%) Juniper
8 8 (3.32%) HP
8 8 (3.32%) Hitachi
9 7 (2.90%) i2
10 6 (2.49%) Citrix
10 6 (2.49%) Cognos
10 6 (2.49%) Siebel
10 6 (2.49%) Computacenter
11 5 (2.07%) Ab Initio
11 5 (2.07%) Applix
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