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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 738 749 722
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 114 114 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 121
Average salary £68,750 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,600 £59,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,750 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £72,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +3.21%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +49 71 £70,000 -9.67% 5
South East +4 32 £65,000 -7.14% 7
South West -22 4 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 89 (36.03%) Finance
2 71 (28.74%) Oracle
3 67 (27.13%) Banking
4 66 (26.72%) Microsoft
5 58 (23.48%) Retail
6 53 (21.46%) Windows
7 47 (19.03%) SQL Server
7 47 (19.03%) SharePoint
7 47 (19.03%) TOGAF
8 45 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (17.81%) Mentoring
10 40 (16.19%) Middleware
10 40 (16.19%) MS Excel
10 40 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (16.19%) Java
10 40 (16.19%) Degree
11 39 (15.79%) CRM
12 38 (15.38%) Data Integration
12 38 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
13 37 (14.98%) SOA
13 37 (14.98%) Zachman Framework
14 34 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 33 (13.36%) .NET
15 33 (13.36%) MCITP
16 32 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (12.15%) SQL
18 28 (11.34%) Workflow
18 28 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
18 28 (11.34%) Business Development
19 27 (10.93%) Project Management

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 47 (19.03%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.88%) Lync
3 14 (5.67%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.67%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (3.64%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.21%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.21%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.81%) SAS
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 40 (16.19%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.26%) InfoPath
2 13 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (8.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.83%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (2.02%) SAP CO
3 5 (2.02%) SAP FI
3 5 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.62%) SAP PS
4 4 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.62%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.81%) Summit
6 1 (0.40%) HFM
6 1 (0.40%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.29%) Office 365
3 10 (4.05%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (1.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.86%) LAN
1 12 (4.86%) Firewall
2 11 (4.45%) Internet
3 9 (3.64%) VPN
4 6 (2.43%) Network Security
4 6 (2.43%) Wireless
5 4 (1.62%) DNS
5 4 (1.62%) WAN
5 4 (1.62%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.21%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (1.21%) POP3
6 3 (1.21%) SSL
6 3 (1.21%) IMAP
6 3 (1.21%) NFC
6 3 (1.21%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.40%) RFID
7 1 (0.40%) PBX
7 1 (0.40%) VoIP
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (5.67%) Big Data
4 14 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (4.86%) QlikView
7 11 (4.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (3.64%) MySQL
9 9 (3.64%) DB2
10 8 (3.24%) OLAP
10 8 (3.24%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (3.24%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.83%) Cognos Transformer
11 7 (2.83%) BODI
11 7 (2.83%) Informix
11 7 (2.83%) Cognos Powerplay
Development Applications
1 4 (1.62%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.62%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.62%) Selenium
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 89 (36.03%) Finance
2 67 (27.13%) Banking
3 58 (23.48%) Retail
4 25 (10.12%) Manufacturing
5 20 (8.10%) Telecoms
6 18 (7.29%) Marketing
7 10 (4.05%) Games
7 10 (4.05%) Aerospace
8 9 (3.64%) Electronics
9 7 (2.83%) Automotive
10 6 (2.43%) Czech Language
10 6 (2.43%) German Language
11 3 (1.21%) Local Government
12 2 (0.81%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.81%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.40%) Back Office
13 1 (0.40%) Legal
13 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.19%) Middleware
2 38 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 33 (13.36%) .NET
4 14 (5.67%) Ajax
5 13 (5.26%) ADO.NET
5 13 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 13 (5.26%) WCF
5 13 (5.26%) WPF
5 13 (5.26%) WF
6 12 (4.86%) .NET Framework
7 10 (4.05%) XSLT
8 9 (3.64%) Silverlight
8 9 (3.64%) CAML
8 9 (3.64%) Web Services
9 1 (0.40%) MDX
9 1 (0.40%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 13 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.45%) Neural Network
4 11 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.43%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.43%) Replication
6 4 (1.62%) DTV
6 4 (1.62%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.21%) EMV
7 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.21%) Life Science
7 3 (1.21%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.81%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.81%) Derivative
8 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.46%) Windows
2 12 (4.86%) Linux
3 4 (1.62%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.21%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.21%) Android
5 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.81%) UNIX
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.03%) TOGAF
2 44 (17.81%) Mentoring
3 40 (16.19%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (15.79%) CRM
5 37 (14.98%) SOA
5 37 (14.98%) Zachman Framework
6 32 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (11.34%) Workflow
7 28 (11.34%) Business Development
8 27 (10.93%) Project Management
9 25 (10.12%) Analytics
10 24 (9.72%) ITIL
11 21 (8.50%) ERP
12 20 (8.10%) Information Security
13 18 (7.29%) Migration
13 18 (7.29%) Technical Architecture
13 18 (7.29%) Coaching
14 17 (6.88%) Information Management
15 16 (6.48%) Scrum
15 16 (6.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.19%) Java
2 30 (12.15%) SQL
3 22 (8.91%) C#
4 14 (5.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.86%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.45%) R
7 9 (3.64%) Perl
7 9 (3.64%) Python
8 5 (2.02%) C
9 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 40 (16.19%) Degree
2 34 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (13.36%) MCITP
4 21 (8.50%) CISSP
5 20 (8.10%) MCP
5 20 (8.10%) MCSD
5 20 (8.10%) MCDBA
6 16 (6.48%) CISA
7 13 (5.26%) CISM
7 13 (5.26%) MCSE
7 13 (5.26%) MCSA
7 13 (5.26%) MCTS
8 12 (4.86%) Security Cleared
8 12 (4.86%) CCEE
8 12 (4.86%) CCIA
8 12 (4.86%) CCA
8 12 (4.86%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (4.45%) SC Cleared
9 11 (4.45%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.07%) SLA
2 13 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.86%) ISO 9001
4 11 (4.45%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.83%) QA
6 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.81%) GxP
6 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.40%) Basel II
System Software
1 21 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.67%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.21%) XenApp
5 3 (1.21%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.81%) IAG
6 2 (0.81%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (2.02%) SCCM
2 4 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 71 (28.74%) Oracle
2 66 (26.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (10.53%) SAP
4 13 (5.26%) Cisco
4 13 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 12 (4.86%) Hitachi
5 12 (4.86%) VMware
6 11 (4.45%) Hyperion
6 11 (4.45%) IBM
6 11 (4.45%) Tableau
7 10 (4.05%) Pega
7 10 (4.05%) Juniper
7 10 (4.05%) webMethods
8 8 (3.24%) Cognos
8 8 (3.24%) Siebel
8 8 (3.24%) HP
9 7 (2.83%) Sun
9 7 (2.83%) Sybase
9 7 (2.83%) Ab Initio
9 7 (2.83%) JD Edwards
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