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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 752 765 730
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 128 92 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.097% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 79 123
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,000 £109,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £66,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -5.00%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +15 70 £75,000 - 9
South East +17 23 £65,000 -3.70% 1
East of England -3 14 £46,000 -25.20% 1
South West -7 9 £62,500 -18.03%
North West -9 2 £66,250 +8.16% 2
West Midlands -19 1 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 72 (31.72%) Finance
2 49 (21.59%) Project Management
3 47 (20.70%) Business Development
4 41 (18.06%) ITIL
5 37 (16.30%) Microsoft
6 32 (14.10%) Oracle
7 30 (13.22%) PRINCE2
7 30 (13.22%) Degree
8 28 (12.33%) Banking
9 26 (11.45%) Retail
9 26 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (11.01%) Knowledge Management
10 25 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (10.57%) TOGAF
12 22 (9.69%) Mentoring
12 22 (9.69%) Change Management
12 22 (9.69%) SAP
12 22 (9.69%) CISSP
13 20 (8.81%) Information Security
14 19 (8.37%) Programme Management
14 19 (8.37%) Marketing
15 18 (7.93%) Migration
16 17 (7.49%) CRM
17 16 (7.05%) CISM
17 16 (7.05%) Mathematics
18 15 (6.61%) Service Management
18 15 (6.61%) CISA
18 15 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 15 (6.61%) SOA
18 15 (6.61%) MS Excel

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 12 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.08%) Lync
3 5 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.76%) SAS
4 4 (1.76%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.20%) MS Office
3 3 (1.32%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.64%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.64%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.20%) SAP BPC
4 5 (2.20%) SAP PS
5 4 (1.76%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.44%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.44%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.44%) HFM
7 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.76%) Office 365
1 4 (1.76%) Force.com
2 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.08%) DNS
2 6 (2.64%) LAN
2 6 (2.64%) WAN
3 5 (2.20%) Network Security
3 5 (2.20%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.20%) DHCP
4 4 (1.76%) Wireless
5 3 (1.32%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.32%) Firewall
5 3 (1.32%) Internet
5 3 (1.32%) VPN
6 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.88%) VoIP
6 2 (0.88%) Broadband
6 2 (0.88%) SAN
6 2 (0.88%) 3G
6 2 (0.88%) 2G
6 2 (0.88%) VLAN
6 2 (0.88%) 4G
6 2 (0.88%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.64%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (2.64%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.76%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.76%) SAP BI
6 4 (1.76%) Big Data
6 4 (1.76%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.76%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.76%) QlikView
6 4 (1.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.88%) OLAP
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 72 (31.72%) Finance
2 28 (12.33%) Banking
3 26 (11.45%) Retail
4 19 (8.37%) Marketing
5 14 (6.17%) Telecoms
6 13 (5.73%) Manufacturing
7 12 (5.29%) Games
8 11 (4.85%) Local Government
9 5 (2.20%) Military
9 5 (2.20%) Electronics
9 5 (2.20%) Advertising
10 4 (1.76%) Automotive
10 4 (1.76%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.32%) Publishing
12 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.17%) Middleware
2 8 (3.52%) MDX
3 7 (3.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.76%) Visualforce
4 4 (1.76%) Mason
5 3 (1.32%) CAML
5 3 (1.32%) jQuery
5 3 (1.32%) Web Services
5 3 (1.32%) XSLT
5 3 (1.32%) HTML
5 3 (1.32%) CSS
6 1 (0.44%) PostGIS
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.44%) XML
6 1 (0.44%) SOAP
6 1 (0.44%) .NET
6 1 (0.44%) JMS
6 1 (0.44%) EDI
6 1 (0.44%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.44%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.05%) Mathematics
2 11 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.41%) Data Integration
4 9 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.20%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (1.32%) Blog
7 3 (1.32%) Derivative
8 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.88%) SCADA
8 2 (0.88%) Human Factors
9 1 (0.44%) User Experience
9 1 (0.44%) FMCG
9 1 (0.44%) RMADS
9 1 (0.44%) Life Science
9 1 (0.44%) Open Source
9 1 (0.44%) Social Media
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.08%) UNIX
2 6 (2.64%) Windows
3 5 (2.20%) Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Vista
4 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) SUSE
5 1 (0.44%) zOS
5 1 (0.44%) AIX
5 1 (0.44%) HPUX
5 1 (0.44%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.59%) Project Management
2 47 (20.70%) Business Development
3 41 (18.06%) ITIL
4 30 (13.22%) PRINCE2
5 26 (11.45%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (11.01%) Knowledge Management
6 25 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (10.57%) TOGAF
8 22 (9.69%) Mentoring
8 22 (9.69%) Change Management
9 20 (8.81%) Information Security
10 19 (8.37%) Programme Management
11 18 (7.93%) Migration
12 17 (7.49%) CRM
13 15 (6.61%) Service Management
13 15 (6.61%) SOA
14 14 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (6.17%) Business Continuity
15 13 (5.73%) Coaching
15 13 (5.73%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.85%) SQL
2 10 (4.41%) Java
3 4 (1.76%) PL/SQL
3 4 (1.76%) C
3 4 (1.76%) C#
3 4 (1.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 30 (13.22%) Degree
2 22 (9.69%) CISSP
3 16 (7.05%) CISM
4 15 (6.61%) CISA
5 12 (5.29%) CRISC
6 9 (3.96%) Security Cleared
6 9 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.08%) PCI QSA
8 6 (2.64%) CCIE
8 6 (2.64%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.20%) Postgraduate
10 4 (1.76%) MCSE
10 4 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.32%) APMP
11 3 (1.32%) CCEE
11 3 (1.32%) CCIA
11 3 (1.32%) MCITP
11 3 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.32%) CCNA
11 3 (1.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.41%) SLA
3 4 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.32%) COBIT
5 2 (0.88%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.88%) QA
5 2 (0.88%) BS25999
6 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.44%) GAMP
6 1 (0.44%) GxP
System Software
1 12 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.52%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.08%) XenApp
3 7 (3.08%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.88%) IAG
5 2 (0.88%) UAG
6 1 (0.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) XenMobile
2 4 (1.76%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.32%) SCCM
4 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.44%) SCOM
5 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.10%) Oracle
3 22 (9.69%) SAP
4 14 (6.17%) Cisco
5 13 (5.73%) IBM
6 12 (5.29%) VMware
7 10 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.52%) Citrix
9 7 (3.08%) Cognos
9 7 (3.08%) Siebel
10 6 (2.64%) EMC
11 5 (2.20%) Brocade
11 5 (2.20%) Juniper
12 4 (1.76%) HP
12 4 (1.76%) Symantec
12 4 (1.76%) Teradata
12 4 (1.76%) Netezza
13 3 (1.32%) F5
13 3 (1.32%) AppSense
13 3 (1.32%) CheckPoint
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