The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 747 768 788
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 131 168 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 97 153 112
Median salary £87,500 £70,000 £70,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,400 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +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
86269 98137 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.30% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72747 82628 84190
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Principal Consultant in the job title.

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 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 68 £97,500 +30.00% 5
South East +7 23 £70,000 - 2
East of England +29 19 £33,000 -49.23%
West Midlands -10 5 £95,000 +46.15%
Yorkshire +33 2 £53,750 -13.30% 1
North West -3 2 £63,750 -8.92%
South West -7 1 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Principal Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 85 (31.95%) Presales
2 65 (24.44%) SAP
3 59 (22.18%) Finance
4 58 (21.80%) Degree
5 57 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 55 (20.68%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (18.42%) Microsoft
8 46 (17.29%) Cybersecurity
9 37 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (12.41%) Analytics
10 33 (12.41%) SAP HANA
11 32 (12.03%) MS Excel
11 32 (12.03%) SQL Server
12 30 (11.28%) Information Security
13 29 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (9.77%) CISSP
15 24 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (8.65%) Oracle
16 23 (8.65%) BusinessObjects
17 22 (8.27%) Change Management
18 21 (7.89%) Cisco
18 21 (7.89%) Banking
18 21 (7.89%) Migration
18 21 (7.89%) Scrum
18 21 (7.89%) PCI DSS
19 20 (7.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 19 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
20 19 (7.14%) SAP CO
20 19 (7.14%) SQL

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.26%) OpenStack
1 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.38%) Apache
3 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.38%) IIS
3 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.77%) MS Office
3 17 (6.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 19 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 19 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (3.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (3.38%) SAP PS
3 5 (1.88%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.88%) SAP CRM
3 5 (1.88%) SAP WM
4 3 (1.13%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.75%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.38%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.51%) Data Lake Analytics
3 8 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.01%) IaaS
3 8 (3.01%) PaaS
4 7 (2.63%) Azure Machine Learning
5 3 (1.13%) Office 365
6 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.39%) Firewall
2 14 (5.26%) Network Security
3 10 (3.76%) Wireless
4 9 (3.38%) LAN
5 8 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (2.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.38%) DNS
7 1 (0.38%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.38%) SAN
7 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.41%) SAP HANA
2 32 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (8.65%) BusinessObjects
5 19 (7.14%) QlikView
6 18 (6.77%) Data Mining
7 16 (6.02%) Power BI
7 16 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (5.64%) Relational Database
9 14 (5.26%) HDInsight
9 14 (5.26%) SAP BW
9 14 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (4.89%) Azure SQL Database
11 12 (4.51%) Data Lake
12 11 (4.14%) SAP Data Services
13 10 (3.76%) Big Data
13 10 (3.76%) SAP BI
13 10 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (3.01%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (4.14%) LSMW
2 5 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (22.18%) Finance
2 21 (7.89%) Banking
3 12 (4.51%) General Ledger
4 8 (3.01%) Marketing
4 8 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.63%) Legal
5 7 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.88%) Retail
8 4 (1.50%) French Language
8 4 (1.50%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.50%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.13%) Avionics
9 3 (1.13%) Law
9 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.13%) Publishing
10 2 (0.75%) Advertising
10 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.64%) .NET
2 7 (2.63%) HTML
2 7 (2.63%) MDX
3 6 (2.26%) HTML5
4 5 (1.88%) D3.js
4 5 (1.88%) Leaflet
5 4 (1.50%) Middleware
6 2 (0.75%) Ajax
6 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.75%) CSS
6 2 (0.75%) jQuery
6 2 (0.75%) LINQ
6 2 (0.75%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (0.75%) WCF
6 2 (0.75%) XML
7 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (0.38%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (0.38%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.38%) Ninject
7 1 (0.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.76%) Visualisation
4 9 (3.38%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (3.01%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.01%) User Experience
6 7 (2.63%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.88%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.88%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.88%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.88%) Neural Network
7 5 (1.88%) Psychology
8 4 (1.50%) Statistics
9 3 (1.13%) CESG
9 3 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.13%) IPTV
9 3 (1.13%) Life Science
9 3 (1.13%) NHS
9 3 (1.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.39%) Windows
2 13 (4.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.13%) Linux
4 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.38%) HPUX
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) SUSE
5 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.38%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (31.95%) Presales
2 57 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 55 (20.68%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (17.29%) Cybersecurity
5 33 (12.41%) Analytics
6 30 (11.28%) Information Security
7 29 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (8.27%) Change Management
9 21 (7.89%) Migration
9 21 (7.89%) Scrum
10 19 (7.14%) Security Architecture
11 17 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (6.39%) Wealth Management
12 16 (6.02%) Project Management
13 15 (5.64%) Data Protection
13 15 (5.64%) ERP
13 15 (5.64%) Identity Access Management
13 15 (5.64%) Penetration Testing
14 14 (5.26%) Asset Management
15 13 (4.89%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.14%) SQL
2 16 (6.02%) ABAP
3 14 (5.26%) C#
4 12 (4.51%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.38%) C
6 8 (3.01%) Java
7 7 (2.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.63%) R
8 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (21.80%) Degree
2 26 (9.77%) CISSP
3 15 (5.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (4.89%) CISM
5 12 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.14%) CCIE
6 11 (4.14%) CCNP
6 11 (4.14%) CISA
6 11 (4.14%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.76%) ACCA
7 10 (3.76%) CRISC
8 9 (3.38%) CCA
9 8 (3.01%) CCDP
9 8 (3.01%) CCSE
10 7 (2.63%) CEH
11 6 (2.26%) MCITP
11 6 (2.26%) MCSE
11 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.26%) VCAP
11 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 20 (7.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.01%) GPG13
4 5 (1.88%) MiFID
5 4 (1.50%) Actionable Recommendations
6 3 (1.13%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.76%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.63%) vSphere
5 6 (2.26%) vCloud
5 6 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.26%) XenServer
6 1 (0.38%) KVM
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.38%) RHEV
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.63%) vRealize
2 4 (1.50%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.50%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.75%) Puppet
3 2 (0.75%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) Ansible
4 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 65 (24.44%) SAP
2 49 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.65%) Oracle
4 21 (7.89%) Cisco
5 18 (6.77%) Computacenter
6 14 (5.26%) VMware
7 13 (4.89%) Tableau
8 11 (4.14%) Cognos
9 10 (3.76%) Aruba
9 10 (3.76%) HP
9 10 (3.76%) Meraki
10 9 (3.38%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.38%) Hyperion
11 8 (3.01%) Citrix
11 8 (3.01%) Sourcefire
11 8 (3.01%) Teradata
12 6 (2.26%) IBM
12 6 (2.26%) Informatica
13 5 (1.88%) Charles River
13 5 (1.88%) Murex
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Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + +Benefits +Bonus +Car Allowance
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22k-£35k (Negotiable) Basic + Uncapped OTE +Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: Bonus + Executive Level Car
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
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Hampshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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City of London
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