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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 722 734 760
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 144 130 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 91 99 92
Average salary £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +35 75 £70,000 -6.66% 6
South East +38 44 £70,000 +19.14% 1
South West +2 9 £57,500 -8.00% 1
North West -5 9 £67,500 +45.16% 1
West Midlands - 4 £71,500 - 1
East of England -35 3 £46,000 -31.85%
Yorkshire -24 2 - -
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (32.82%) Finance
2 61 (23.28%) Microsoft
3 57 (21.76%) Project Management
4 52 (19.85%) Oracle
5 48 (18.32%) ITIL
5 48 (18.32%) Degree
6 46 (17.56%) Banking
7 44 (16.79%) Retail
8 39 (14.89%) TOGAF
9 36 (13.74%) Business Development
9 36 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (13.36%) PRINCE2
10 35 (13.36%) CRM
10 35 (13.36%) MS Excel
10 35 (13.36%) Mentoring
10 35 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
11 34 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (12.21%) CISSP
13 31 (11.83%) Windows
13 31 (11.83%) SharePoint
14 27 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (10.31%) Information Security
15 25 (9.54%) MCITP
15 25 (9.54%) SQL
16 24 (9.16%) Migration
17 23 (8.78%) Workflow
17 23 (8.78%) Java
17 23 (8.78%) Coaching
17 23 (8.78%) CISA

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 31 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.73%) Lync
3 13 (4.96%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.05%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.91%) SAS
5 5 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.53%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) Documentum
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.38%) JBoss
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.58%) MS Office
3 8 (3.05%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (3.44%) SAP CO
2 9 (3.44%) SAP FI
3 8 (3.05%) SAP PS
4 7 (2.67%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.38%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.38%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.96%) Office 365
3 10 (3.82%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.58%) Firewall
2 11 (4.20%) VPN
2 11 (4.20%) Internet
3 7 (2.67%) LAN
3 7 (2.67%) Network Security
4 6 (2.29%) Unified Communications
4 6 (2.29%) DNS
5 5 (1.91%) WAN
6 3 (1.15%) DHCP
6 3 (1.15%) Wireless
7 2 (0.76%) 2G
7 2 (0.76%) VLAN
7 2 (0.76%) 3G
7 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.76%) 4G
7 2 (0.76%) WAAS
7 2 (0.76%) VoIP
7 2 (0.76%) NFC
8 1 (0.38%) LTE
8 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.82%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.82%) Big Data
6 9 (3.44%) MySQL
6 9 (3.44%) QlikView
7 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.67%) OLAP
8 6 (2.29%) Informix
8 6 (2.29%) Cognos Powerplay
8 6 (2.29%) DB2
8 6 (2.29%) Ingres
8 6 (2.29%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.29%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (2.29%) BODI
8 6 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 86 (32.82%) Finance
2 46 (17.56%) Banking
3 44 (16.79%) Retail
4 22 (8.40%) Marketing
5 19 (7.25%) Manufacturing
6 18 (6.87%) Telecoms
7 17 (6.49%) Games
8 10 (3.82%) Local Government
9 8 (3.05%) Automotive
10 7 (2.67%) Aerospace
10 7 (2.67%) Electronics
11 4 (1.53%) Czech Language
11 4 (1.53%) German Language
12 3 (1.15%) Military
13 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.76%) Advertising
14 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.78%) Middleware
2 20 (7.63%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (7.63%) .NET
3 11 (4.20%) .NET Framework
4 8 (3.05%) MDX
4 8 (3.05%) WCF
4 8 (3.05%) WPF
4 8 (3.05%) WF
4 8 (3.05%) Ajax
4 8 (3.05%) ADO.NET
4 8 (3.05%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.29%) Web Services
6 5 (1.91%) XSLT
6 5 (1.91%) Silverlight
6 5 (1.91%) CAML
7 1 (0.38%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.38%) JMS
7 1 (0.38%) CGI
7 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.40%) Data Integration
3 18 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 17 (6.49%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.20%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.29%) Applied Mathematics
6 6 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.91%) Neural Network
8 4 (1.53%) Replication
8 4 (1.53%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.76%) EMV
10 2 (0.76%) Derivative
10 2 (0.76%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.76%) Life Science
11 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.38%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.83%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Linux
3 3 (1.15%) UNIX
4 2 (0.76%) Android
4 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.76%) Project Management
2 48 (18.32%) ITIL
3 39 (14.89%) TOGAF
4 36 (13.74%) Business Development
4 36 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (13.36%) PRINCE2
5 35 (13.36%) CRM
5 35 (13.36%) Mentoring
6 34 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (10.31%) Information Security
8 24 (9.16%) Migration
9 23 (8.78%) Workflow
9 23 (8.78%) Coaching
10 22 (8.40%) SOA
10 22 (8.40%) Zachman Framework
11 21 (8.02%) ERP
11 21 (8.02%) Change Management
12 18 (6.87%) Project Planning
13 17 (6.49%) Knowledge Management
13 17 (6.49%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.54%) SQL
2 23 (8.78%) Java
3 15 (5.73%) C#
4 10 (3.82%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.44%) Python
5 9 (3.44%) Perl
6 8 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.29%) C
8 5 (1.91%) R
9 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (18.32%) Degree
2 32 (12.21%) CISSP
3 27 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (9.54%) MCITP
5 23 (8.78%) CISA
6 21 (8.02%) CISM
7 17 (6.49%) CRISC
8 14 (5.34%) MCP
8 14 (5.34%) MCSD
8 14 (5.34%) MCDBA
9 13 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (4.58%) MCSE
10 12 (4.58%) Security Cleared
11 11 (4.20%) PCI QSA
11 11 (4.20%) MCSA
12 10 (3.82%) SC Cleared
13 9 (3.44%) CCIE
14 8 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (3.05%) MCTS
14 8 (3.05%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.49%) SLA
3 11 (4.20%) ISO 9001
4 9 (3.44%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.76%) BS25999
5 2 (0.76%) COBIT
5 2 (0.76%) GxP
5 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) Basel II
6 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 15 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.20%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.53%) XenApp
4 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.38%) IAG
6 1 (0.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) XenMobile
2 2 (0.76%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
3 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (23.28%) Microsoft
2 52 (19.85%) Oracle
3 22 (8.40%) SAP
4 16 (6.11%) IBM
5 14 (5.34%) Cisco
6 11 (4.20%) Cognos
6 11 (4.20%) Hitachi
7 10 (3.82%) webMethods
7 10 (3.82%) Pega
8 9 (3.44%) VMware
8 9 (3.44%) Siebel
9 8 (3.05%) Hyperion
9 8 (3.05%) Juniper
10 6 (2.29%) Informatica
10 6 (2.29%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (2.29%) Sybase
10 6 (2.29%) Business Objects
10 6 (2.29%) Sun
10 6 (2.29%) JD Edwards
10 6 (2.29%) Ab Initio
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