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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 778 774 780
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 133 145 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 83 95 81
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £76,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,250
10% offered a salary of more than £117,750 £83,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -28 57 £85,000 +21.42% 8
South East -7 38 £85,000 +21.42% 6
North West +14 12 £90,000 +56.52%
West Midlands -6 12 £75,000 -3.84%
Yorkshire +16 5 £60,000 - 1
South West -17 1 £70,000 +21.73%
East of England - 1 £90,000 -
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 77 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 67 (22.64%) Presales
3 65 (21.96%) Mentoring
4 64 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (19.26%) Finance
6 49 (16.55%) CISSP
7 47 (15.88%) MS Excel
8 41 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (13.18%) .NET
10 35 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 35 (11.82%) C
11 34 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (11.15%) Degree
13 32 (10.81%) Java
14 31 (10.47%) GCIH
15 30 (10.14%) SQL Server
15 30 (10.14%) Network Security
16 29 (9.80%) Business Development
16 29 (9.80%) Oracle
16 29 (9.80%) CISA
17 28 (9.46%) McAfee
17 28 (9.46%) TCP/IP
17 28 (9.46%) Migration
18 26 (8.78%) Information Security
18 26 (8.78%) GCIA
18 26 (8.78%) CEH
18 26 (8.78%) Active Directory
18 26 (8.78%) SIEM
19 25 (8.45%) LogRhythm

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (5.07%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.36%) SAS
4 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.35%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.35%) Confluence
5 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.01%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.01%) PowerExchange
7 2 (0.68%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.76%) MS Office
3 9 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Hyperion Planning
1 6 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.35%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle ASCP
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.34%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (8.11%) Office 365
3 9 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.68%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.14%) Network Security
2 28 (9.46%) TCP/IP
3 24 (8.11%) Wireshark
4 9 (3.04%) Firewall
5 8 (2.70%) Wireless
6 7 (2.36%) Internet
6 7 (2.36%) NFC
7 5 (1.69%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.35%) LAN
8 4 (1.35%) LDAP
9 3 (1.01%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (1.01%) WAN
10 2 (0.68%) Skype
10 2 (0.68%) VPN
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.34%) DHCP
11 1 (0.34%) DNS
11 1 (0.34%) PBX
11 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.34%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.73%) Big Data
5 12 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.72%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.70%) SAP HANA
8 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.03%) Data Mining
9 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 6 (2.03%) SAP BW
9 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.69%) SAP BI
11 4 (1.35%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.35%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.35%) Power BI
12 3 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (5.41%) Selenium
1 16 (5.41%) SoapUI
2 12 (4.05%) JUnit
2 12 (4.05%) Ranorex
3 4 (1.35%) HP UFT
3 4 (1.35%) Hudson
3 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.35%) JIRA
3 4 (1.35%) Maven
3 4 (1.35%) Subversion
3 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.01%) Appium
4 3 (1.01%) Gatling
4 3 (1.01%) JMeter
4 3 (1.01%) The Grinder
5 1 (0.34%) VersionOne
General
1 57 (19.26%) Finance
2 20 (6.76%) Banking
3 16 (5.41%) Marketing
4 12 (4.05%) Games
5 11 (3.72%) Legal
6 8 (2.70%) Retail
6 8 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.69%) Law
7 5 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.35%) Billing
8 4 (1.35%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.35%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.35%) Publishing
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.18%) .NET
2 19 (6.42%) WCF
3 9 (3.04%) .NET Framework
3 9 (3.04%) Web Services
4 8 (2.70%) REST
4 8 (2.70%) SOAP
5 6 (2.03%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (1.69%) MDX
7 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.35%) J2EE
7 4 (1.35%) Java EE
7 4 (1.35%) LINQ
7 4 (1.35%) RESTful
7 4 (1.35%) SailPoint
7 4 (1.35%) Spring
7 4 (1.35%) STL
7 4 (1.35%) WPF
8 1 (0.34%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.05%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.04%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.70%) EMV
7 7 (2.36%) Contactless
7 7 (2.36%) Cryptography
7 7 (2.36%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.36%) DTV
7 7 (2.36%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (2.36%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (1.69%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.35%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.35%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.43%) Windows
2 18 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.72%) Android
3 11 (3.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.35%) Linux
4 4 (1.35%) Unix
4 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.64%) Presales
2 65 (21.96%) Mentoring
3 64 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (9.80%) Business Development
7 28 (9.46%) Migration
8 26 (8.78%) Information Security
8 26 (8.78%) SIEM
9 23 (7.77%) Information Management
9 23 (7.77%) SOA
10 22 (7.43%) Change Management
11 21 (7.09%) Open Source
12 20 (6.76%) Software Engineering
13 19 (6.42%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (5.74%) Penetration Testing
14 17 (5.74%) Software Delivery
14 17 (5.74%) Test Automation
15 16 (5.41%) CRM
15 16 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.82%) C
2 32 (10.81%) Java
3 15 (5.07%) C#
4 14 (4.73%) C++
5 13 (4.39%) Scala
6 10 (3.38%) Python
7 5 (1.69%) Ruby
8 4 (1.35%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.35%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.35%) SQL
8 4 (1.35%) VBScript
9 3 (1.01%) R
10 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (16.55%) CISSP
2 33 (11.15%) Degree
3 31 (10.47%) GCIH
4 29 (9.80%) CISA
5 26 (8.78%) CEH
5 26 (8.78%) GCIA
6 24 (8.11%) MCSE
6 24 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (4.73%) Security Cleared
8 13 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.39%) MCITP
8 13 (4.39%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.38%) SANS
10 9 (3.04%) CISM
11 7 (2.36%) ACCA
11 7 (2.36%) CCSE
11 7 (2.36%) CIMA
12 6 (2.03%) CCNP
13 5 (1.69%) GIAC
13 5 (1.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.38%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.04%) QA
4 7 (2.36%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.03%) COBIT
6 5 (1.69%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.69%) PA-DSS
7 4 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (1.01%) GPG13
9 1 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.34%) SLA
9 1 (0.34%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 26 (8.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.35%) Xen
3 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (8.45%) QRadar
2 16 (5.41%) XenMobile
3 15 (5.07%) AirWatch
4 7 (2.36%) Windows Intune
5 4 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 77 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.80%) Oracle
3 28 (9.46%) McAfee
4 25 (8.45%) LogRhythm
5 24 (8.11%) ArcSight
5 24 (8.11%) SolarWinds
5 24 (8.11%) Splunk
5 24 (8.11%) Trustwave
6 23 (7.77%) Informatica
7 15 (5.07%) Citrix
7 15 (5.07%) IBM
8 14 (4.73%) Cisco
8 14 (4.73%) SAP
9 13 (4.39%) CheckPoint
9 13 (4.39%) Hyperion
10 12 (4.05%) Dell
10 12 (4.05%) Juniper
10 12 (4.05%) MobileIron
11 9 (3.04%) FireEye
11 9 (3.04%) HP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £800000 - £950000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
EU-Solutions
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70k - £80k plus strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £95000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive earning potential + good bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago