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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 752 760 741
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 111 97 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.099% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 73 68 115
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,600 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £97,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 February 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 February 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 +32 70 £70,000 -9.67% 8
South East +2 30 £65,000 - 1
South West -12 5 £40,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -21 3 £78,000 +23.80%
Yorkshire +3 2 - -
North West -11 1 £42,500 -
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 90 (34.09%) Finance
2 71 (26.89%) Microsoft
3 66 (25.00%) Oracle
4 63 (23.86%) Banking
5 57 (21.59%) Retail
6 49 (18.56%) TOGAF
7 48 (18.18%) Windows
8 45 (17.05%) SharePoint
9 43 (16.29%) MS Excel
10 42 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (15.53%) Mentoring
11 41 (15.53%) CRM
12 40 (15.15%) SQL Server
12 40 (15.15%) Project Management
13 38 (14.39%) Java
14 37 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (13.64%) Middleware
16 34 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (12.88%) ITIL
16 34 (12.88%) SOA
16 34 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (12.88%) Zachman Framework
16 34 (12.88%) Data Integration
17 33 (12.50%) Degree
17 33 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
18 32 (12.12%) MCITP
18 32 (12.12%) CISSP
19 30 (11.36%) SQL
20 29 (10.98%) .NET
21 28 (10.61%) Information Security

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (17.05%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.44%) Lync
3 14 (5.30%) Office Communications Server
3 14 (5.30%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.52%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.14%) SAS
8 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.14%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.38%) JBoss
10 1 (0.38%) Documentum
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.55%) InfoPath
3 11 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (9.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.65%) SAP FI
2 7 (2.65%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (2.65%) SAP CO
2 7 (2.65%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (2.27%) SAP PS
4 4 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.38%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.38%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.38%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.44%) Office 365
3 10 (3.79%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.92%) Firewall
2 12 (4.55%) Internet
3 10 (3.79%) VPN
4 8 (3.03%) LAN
5 7 (2.65%) Network Security
6 5 (1.89%) DNS
7 4 (1.52%) Wireless
7 4 (1.52%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.14%) IMAP
8 3 (1.14%) NFC
8 3 (1.14%) SSL
8 3 (1.14%) POP3
9 1 (0.38%) DHCP
9 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.38%) PBX
9 1 (0.38%) VoIP
9 1 (0.38%) WAN
9 1 (0.38%) WAAS
9 1 (0.38%) RFID
9 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (5.30%) Big Data
5 13 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.79%) QlikView
7 9 (3.41%) MySQL
7 9 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 8 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (3.03%) OLAP
9 7 (2.65%) Informix
9 7 (2.65%) Cognos Powerplay
9 7 (2.65%) DB2
9 7 (2.65%) Ingres
9 7 (2.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.52%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 90 (34.09%) Finance
2 63 (23.86%) Banking
3 57 (21.59%) Retail
4 27 (10.23%) Manufacturing
5 24 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 23 (8.71%) Marketing
7 15 (5.68%) Games
8 11 (4.17%) Aerospace
9 9 (3.41%) Electronics
10 7 (2.65%) Automotive
11 6 (2.27%) Czech Language
11 6 (2.27%) German Language
12 3 (1.14%) Local Government
13 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.76%) Advertising
14 1 (0.38%) Legal
14 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.64%) Middleware
2 33 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 29 (10.98%) .NET
4 13 (4.92%) Ajax
5 12 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 12 (4.55%) WCF
5 12 (4.55%) WPF
5 12 (4.55%) WF
5 12 (4.55%) ADO.NET
5 12 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.41%) Web Services
6 9 (3.41%) XSLT
7 8 (3.03%) Silverlight
7 8 (3.03%) CAML
8 5 (1.89%) MDX
9 1 (0.38%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.38%) JMS
9 1 (0.38%) CGI
9 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (12.88%) Data Integration
3 12 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.03%) Neural Network
6 6 (2.27%) Replication
6 6 (2.27%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.52%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.52%) DTV
8 3 (1.14%) EMV
8 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.76%) Life Science
9 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.38%) IPTV
10 1 (0.38%) Statistics
10 1 (0.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.18%) Windows
2 13 (4.92%) Linux
3 4 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.14%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.14%) Windows Vista
4 3 (1.14%) Android
4 3 (1.14%) UNIX
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.56%) TOGAF
2 41 (15.53%) CRM
2 41 (15.53%) Mentoring
3 40 (15.15%) Project Management
4 37 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
5 34 (12.88%) SOA
5 34 (12.88%) ITIL
5 34 (12.88%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (12.88%) Zachman Framework
6 28 (10.61%) Information Security
7 27 (10.23%) Workflow
8 26 (9.85%) Business Development
9 24 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 22 (8.33%) Analytics
11 21 (7.95%) ERP
12 20 (7.58%) Migration
12 20 (7.58%) Coaching
13 16 (6.06%) Service Delivery
13 16 (6.06%) Project Planning
14 15 (5.68%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (14.39%) Java
2 30 (11.36%) SQL
3 21 (7.95%) C#
4 13 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.41%) Perl
6 9 (3.41%) Python
7 8 (3.03%) R
8 6 (2.27%) C
9 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.50%) Degree
3 32 (12.12%) MCITP
3 32 (12.12%) CISSP
4 22 (8.33%) CISA
5 19 (7.20%) CISM
5 19 (7.20%) MCP
5 19 (7.20%) MCSD
5 19 (7.20%) MCDBA
6 16 (6.06%) CRISC
7 14 (5.30%) Security Cleared
7 14 (5.30%) MCSE
8 13 (4.92%) MCSA
8 13 (4.92%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (4.92%) MCTS
8 13 (4.92%) CCEE
8 13 (4.92%) CCIA
9 12 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 12 (4.55%) CCA
10 11 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.06%) SLA
3 12 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 10 (3.79%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.89%) QA
6 2 (0.76%) BS25999
6 2 (0.76%) GxP
6 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.38%) Basel II
7 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.14%) XenApp
4 3 (1.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.76%) IAG
5 2 (0.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.52%) SCCM
1 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 71 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 66 (25.00%) Oracle
3 25 (9.47%) SAP
4 14 (5.30%) Cisco
5 13 (4.92%) IBM
6 12 (4.55%) Hitachi
7 10 (3.79%) Hyperion
7 10 (3.79%) webMethods
7 10 (3.79%) Siebel
7 10 (3.79%) Pega
8 9 (3.41%) Cognos
9 8 (3.03%) Business Objects
9 8 (3.03%) Juniper
9 8 (3.03%) VMware
9 8 (3.03%) Tableau
10 7 (2.65%) Ab Initio
10 7 (2.65%) Applix
10 7 (2.65%) Informatica
10 7 (2.65%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (2.65%) JD Edwards
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