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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 772 757 827
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 161 182 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 103 133 91
Average salary £80,000 £70,000 £76,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £100,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £72,500 £72,250
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +0.34%
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
93163 99616 107707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.52% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79053 82097 88100
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
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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 -20 102 £77,500 +10.71% 4
South East +12 23 £130,000 +79.31% 2
West Midlands - 5 £97,500 -
North West +26 4 £90,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire - 4 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 73 (24.50%) Presales
2 62 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (19.46%) Mentoring
5 54 (18.12%) Finance
6 46 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (14.77%) Microsoft
8 43 (14.43%) Migration
9 42 (14.09%) SAP
10 39 (13.09%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (12.42%) Java
12 35 (11.74%) Degree
13 34 (11.41%) Change Management
14 32 (10.74%) Information Management
15 29 (9.73%) .NET
16 28 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (9.40%) Open Source
17 27 (9.06%) Office 365
17 27 (9.06%) Oracle
18 26 (8.72%) Banking
18 26 (8.72%) Business Development
19 25 (8.39%) Data Centre
19 25 (8.39%) Information Security
20 24 (8.05%) ETL
20 24 (8.05%) SAP HANA
20 24 (8.05%) Big Data
20 24 (8.05%) Analytics
20 24 (8.05%) Marketing
20 24 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
21 22 (7.38%) Test Automation

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 10 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.01%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.68%) SAS
4 4 (1.34%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.67%) Confluence
6 2 (0.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.34%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 22 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.70%) MS Office
3 9 (3.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.69%) SAP CO
1 11 (3.69%) SAP FI
1 11 (3.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (2.68%) Hyperion Planning
3 6 (2.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (2.01%) SAP PS
4 5 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle ASCP
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.34%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.01%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.34%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.06%) Office 365
2 24 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.67%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.01%) BGP
1 6 (2.01%) MPLS
1 6 (2.01%) Multicast
1 6 (2.01%) VLAN
2 5 (1.68%) Firewall
3 4 (1.34%) 2G
3 4 (1.34%) 3G
3 4 (1.34%) DSLAM
3 4 (1.34%) GPON
3 4 (1.34%) IPsec
3 4 (1.34%) IPv6
3 4 (1.34%) LTE
3 4 (1.34%) RSVP
3 4 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.34%) VPLS
3 4 (1.34%) VPN
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.01%) Wireless
5 2 (0.67%) IPv4
5 2 (0.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.05%) Big Data
1 24 (8.05%) SAP HANA
2 22 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (6.71%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (5.03%) SAP BW
5 14 (4.70%) SAP BI
6 13 (4.36%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.03%) SQL Server
8 11 (3.69%) QlikView
8 11 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (2.01%) Lumira
9 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.68%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.68%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.68%) Power BI
11 4 (1.34%) DB2
11 4 (1.34%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.01%) Kalido
Development Applications
1 22 (7.38%) Selenium
2 18 (6.04%) SoapUI
3 16 (5.37%) JUnit
3 16 (5.37%) Ranorex
4 7 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.01%) Hudson
5 6 (2.01%) JIRA
5 6 (2.01%) Maven
5 6 (2.01%) Subversion
6 5 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.34%) Appium
7 4 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.34%) Calabash
7 4 (1.34%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.34%) Gatling
7 4 (1.34%) JMeter
7 4 (1.34%) LSMW
7 4 (1.34%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.34%) The Grinder
8 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (18.12%) Finance
2 26 (8.72%) Banking
3 24 (8.05%) Marketing
4 16 (5.37%) Games
5 14 (4.70%) Law
5 14 (4.70%) Retail
5 14 (4.70%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.02%) Publishing
7 6 (2.01%) General Ledger
7 6 (2.01%) Legal
8 4 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.73%) .NET
2 12 (4.03%) .NET Framework
3 6 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (2.01%) Web Services
4 4 (1.34%) Java EE
4 4 (1.34%) STL
4 4 (1.34%) WCF
5 2 (0.67%) CGI
5 2 (0.67%) SOAP
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) EDI
6 1 (0.34%) J2EE
6 1 (0.34%) LINQ
6 1 (0.34%) Middleware
6 1 (0.34%) REST
6 1 (0.34%) Spring
6 1 (0.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.39%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.70%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.36%) Private Cloud
5 12 (4.03%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.69%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (3.69%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.36%) User Experience
8 8 (2.68%) Data Integration
9 6 (2.01%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.01%) Life Science
9 6 (2.01%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.34%) CESG
10 4 (1.34%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.34%) Derivative
10 4 (1.34%) IPTV
11 3 (1.01%) Equities
11 3 (1.01%) Fintech
11 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.70%) Windows
1 14 (4.70%) Windows Server
2 5 (1.68%) Linux
3 4 (1.34%) Android
3 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.34%) SUSE
5 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (24.50%) Presales
2 62 (20.81%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (19.80%) Business Intelligence
4 58 (19.46%) Mentoring
5 46 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (14.43%) Migration
7 39 (13.09%) Cybersecurity
8 34 (11.41%) Change Management
9 32 (10.74%) Information Management
10 28 (9.40%) Open Source
11 26 (8.72%) Business Development
12 25 (8.39%) Information Security
13 24 (8.05%) Analytics
13 24 (8.05%) ETL
14 22 (7.38%) Coaching
14 22 (7.38%) Test Automation
15 18 (6.04%) Project Management
15 18 (6.04%) Software Engineering
16 17 (5.70%) Programme Management
17 16 (5.37%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.42%) Java
2 20 (6.71%) Python
3 15 (5.03%) Scala
4 11 (3.69%) C
4 11 (3.69%) Ruby
5 7 (2.35%) C#
5 7 (2.35%) C++
5 7 (2.35%) SQL
6 4 (1.34%) ABAP
6 4 (1.34%) Objective-C
7 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.67%) R
7 2 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (11.74%) Degree
2 20 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (6.38%) CISSP
4 15 (5.03%) MCSE
4 15 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.36%) CISM
6 12 (4.03%) CCIE
6 12 (4.03%) CCNP
7 11 (3.69%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.69%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.36%) ACCA
9 9 (3.02%) MCITP
10 6 (2.01%) CCA
10 6 (2.01%) CCNA
10 6 (2.01%) PCI QSA
11 5 (1.68%) GIAC
11 5 (1.68%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.68%) PMP
11 5 (1.68%) SANS
12 4 (1.34%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.02%) QA
4 6 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.01%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.68%) PA-DSS
5 5 (1.68%) SLA
6 3 (1.01%) COBIT
7 1 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 16 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.01%) Xen
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.34%) XenApp
3 4 (1.34%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.01%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) KVM
5 1 (0.34%) RHEV
5 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.36%) XenMobile
2 9 (3.02%) AirWatch
3 5 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (1.34%) SCCM
5 3 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.34%) Ansible
7 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) QRadar
7 1 (0.34%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) SCOM
7 1 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.09%) SAP
3 27 (9.06%) Oracle
4 21 (7.05%) Informatica
5 13 (4.36%) Tableau
6 12 (4.03%) IBM
7 11 (3.69%) Google
7 11 (3.69%) Hyperion
8 9 (3.02%) Ab Initio
8 9 (3.02%) Citrix
8 9 (3.02%) Cognos
9 8 (2.68%) VMware
10 6 (2.01%) Dell
10 6 (2.01%) MobileIron
10 6 (2.01%) Netezza
10 6 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.68%) Cisco
11 5 (1.68%) Teradata
12 4 (1.34%) AppSense
12 4 (1.34%) Huawei
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