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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 761 774 748
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 122 122 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 103
Average salary £67,500 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £88,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +53 80 £70,000 -9.67% 8
South East +16 33 £55,000 -29.03% 4
South West -22 3 £40,000 -41.81%
North West +5 1 £77,500 +6.89%
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 82 (34.60%) Finance
2 74 (31.22%) Oracle
3 63 (26.58%) Banking
4 59 (24.89%) Microsoft
5 55 (23.21%) Retail
6 49 (20.68%) Windows
7 45 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (18.57%) Degree
8 44 (18.57%) SQL Server
8 44 (18.57%) SharePoint
9 43 (18.14%) TOGAF
10 42 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (17.72%) Java
10 42 (17.72%) Middleware
10 42 (17.72%) Mentoring
11 38 (16.03%) Data Integration
11 38 (16.03%) Oracle Fusion
11 38 (16.03%) MS Excel
11 38 (16.03%) CRM
12 37 (15.61%) SOA
12 37 (15.61%) Zachman Framework
13 32 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (13.08%) .NET
14 31 (13.08%) SAP
15 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (12.24%) MCITP
17 28 (11.81%) Business Development
18 26 (10.97%) SQL
19 25 (10.55%) Analytics
20 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (18.57%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.75%) Lync
3 14 (5.91%) Office Communications Server
4 12 (5.06%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.27%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.27%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.84%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.91%) MS Office
3 10 (4.22%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (9.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.38%) SAP BPC
3 7 (2.95%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.27%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.27%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.84%) Summit
6 2 (0.84%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.84%) HFM
7 1 (0.42%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.91%) Office 365
3 6 (2.53%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.06%) Firewall
2 11 (4.64%) Internet
3 10 (4.22%) LAN
4 9 (3.80%) VPN
5 7 (2.95%) Wireless
6 5 (2.11%) Network Security
7 4 (1.69%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.69%) DNS
7 4 (1.69%) SSL
7 4 (1.69%) WAN
8 3 (1.27%) POP3
8 3 (1.27%) IMAP
8 3 (1.27%) NFC
8 3 (1.27%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.42%) Broadband
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.42%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (7.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (5.49%) Big Data
7 12 (5.06%) QlikView
8 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (4.64%) SAP HANA
8 11 (4.64%) HDInsight
9 10 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (3.80%) SAP BI
10 9 (3.80%) DB2
11 8 (3.38%) OLAP
11 8 (3.38%) MySQL
11 8 (3.38%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (3.38%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.95%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 4 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.69%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 82 (34.60%) Finance
2 63 (26.58%) Banking
3 55 (23.21%) Retail
4 20 (8.44%) Manufacturing
5 19 (8.02%) Telecoms
6 18 (7.59%) Marketing
7 9 (3.80%) Electronics
7 9 (3.80%) Aerospace
8 6 (2.53%) Automotive
8 6 (2.53%) Games
9 5 (2.11%) Czech Language
9 5 (2.11%) German Language
10 3 (1.27%) Local Government
10 3 (1.27%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.84%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.42%) Back Office
12 1 (0.42%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (17.72%) Middleware
2 38 (16.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 31 (13.08%) .NET
4 12 (5.06%) .NET Framework
5 11 (4.64%) Ajax
6 10 (4.22%) ADO.NET
6 10 (4.22%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.22%) WCF
6 10 (4.22%) WPF
6 10 (4.22%) WF
6 10 (4.22%) XSLT
7 9 (3.80%) Silverlight
7 9 (3.80%) CAML
7 9 (3.80%) Web Services
8 2 (0.84%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.42%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (16.03%) Data Integration
3 13 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.64%) Neural Network
4 11 (4.64%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.11%) Smart Meter
5 5 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.11%) Replication
6 4 (1.69%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.69%) DTV
6 4 (1.69%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.27%) Life Science
7 3 (1.27%) EMV
7 3 (1.27%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.27%) Derivative
7 3 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 49 (20.68%) Windows
2 13 (5.49%) Linux
3 6 (2.53%) UNIX
4 4 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.27%) Windows Vista
5 3 (1.27%) Android
5 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.14%) TOGAF
2 42 (17.72%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (17.72%) Mentoring
3 38 (16.03%) CRM
4 37 (15.61%) SOA
4 37 (15.61%) Zachman Framework
5 32 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (11.81%) Business Development
7 25 (10.55%) Analytics
8 21 (8.86%) Project Management
9 19 (8.02%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (7.59%) Information Management
10 18 (7.59%) Scrum
11 17 (7.17%) ERP
11 17 (7.17%) ITIL
11 17 (7.17%) Performance Management
11 17 (7.17%) Software Delivery
12 16 (6.75%) Coaching
12 16 (6.75%) Workflow
13 15 (6.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.72%) Java
2 26 (10.97%) SQL
3 19 (8.02%) C#
4 11 (4.64%) PowerShell
4 11 (4.64%) R
4 11 (4.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.38%) Perl
5 8 (3.38%) Python
6 3 (1.27%) ABAP
7 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (18.57%) Degree
2 30 (12.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (12.24%) MCITP
4 17 (7.17%) MCP
4 17 (7.17%) MCSD
4 17 (7.17%) MCDBA
5 14 (5.91%) CISSP
6 12 (5.06%) MCTS
6 12 (5.06%) CCA
6 12 (5.06%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (5.06%) MCSE
6 12 (5.06%) MCSA
6 12 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.06%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.06%) CCEE
6 12 (5.06%) CCIA
7 10 (4.22%) CISA
8 8 (3.38%) CISM
9 7 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.95%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.33%) SLA
2 12 (5.06%) ISO 9001
3 9 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (3.38%) QA
5 7 (2.95%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.84%) GxP
6 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.42%) Basel II
System Software
1 20 (8.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.49%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.27%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.27%) XenApp
5 3 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.84%) IAG
6 2 (0.84%) UAG
7 1 (0.42%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (2.11%) SCCM
2 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (31.22%) Oracle
2 59 (24.89%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.08%) SAP
4 17 (7.17%) Business Objects
5 12 (5.06%) Hitachi
5 12 (5.06%) Hyperion
5 12 (5.06%) VMware
6 11 (4.64%) Tableau
7 9 (3.80%) Sybase
7 9 (3.80%) Cisco
7 9 (3.80%) IBM
8 8 (3.38%) Cognos
8 8 (3.38%) Siebel
8 8 (3.38%) HP
9 7 (2.95%) Sun
9 7 (2.95%) Ab Initio
9 7 (2.95%) i2
9 7 (2.95%) Informatica
9 7 (2.95%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (2.95%) JD Edwards
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