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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 736 745 761
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 114 101 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 97
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £93,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £26,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +7 63 £70,000 -12.50% 9
South East +1 35 £70,000 +7.69% 5
South West -5 8 £57,500 - 2
North West -10 4 £61,250 +31.72% 2
West Midlands -13 3 £78,000 +23.80% 1
Yorkshire -9 2 - -
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 87 (33.21%) Finance
2 71 (27.10%) Microsoft
3 60 (22.90%) Oracle
4 56 (21.37%) Banking
5 54 (20.61%) Retail
6 48 (18.32%) Project Management
7 46 (17.56%) ITIL
8 45 (17.18%) TOGAF
9 43 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
11 41 (15.65%) Mentoring
11 41 (15.65%) SharePoint
12 40 (15.27%) MS Excel
13 39 (14.89%) CRM
13 39 (14.89%) Windows
14 38 (14.50%) SQL Server
14 38 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (14.50%) Degree
15 33 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 32 (12.21%) CISSP
17 31 (11.83%) MCITP
18 30 (11.45%) SQL
18 30 (11.45%) PRINCE2
19 29 (11.07%) Java
19 29 (11.07%) Middleware
20 28 (10.69%) Zachman Framework
20 28 (10.69%) Information Security
20 28 (10.69%) Data Integration
21 27 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
21 27 (10.31%) SAP

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 41 (15.65%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.63%) Lync
3 14 (5.34%) Office Communications Server
4 13 (4.96%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.29%) SAS
6 5 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.53%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.15%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.38%) Documentum
9 1 (0.38%) JBoss
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (15.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.96%) MS Office
3 9 (3.44%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (3.44%) SAP CO
2 9 (3.44%) SAP FI
3 8 (3.05%) SAP PS
4 7 (2.67%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.38%) Summit
7 1 (0.38%) SAP EWM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.38%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.73%) Office 365
3 10 (3.82%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (1.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.34%) Firewall
2 13 (4.96%) Internet
3 11 (4.20%) VPN
4 8 (3.05%) Network Security
5 6 (2.29%) DNS
6 5 (1.91%) LAN
7 4 (1.53%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.53%) Wireless
8 3 (1.15%) SSL
8 3 (1.15%) WAN
8 3 (1.15%) POP3
8 3 (1.15%) IMAP
8 3 (1.15%) NFC
9 2 (0.76%) WAAS
9 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.38%) 2G
10 1 (0.38%) PBX
10 1 (0.38%) UMTS
10 1 (0.38%) VoIP
10 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (4.96%) Big Data
4 13 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.58%) QlikView
5 12 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.44%) MySQL
7 8 (3.05%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.05%) OLAP
8 7 (2.67%) BODI
8 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (2.67%) DB2
8 7 (2.67%) Cognos Powerplay
8 7 (2.67%) Informix
8 7 (2.67%) Ingres
8 7 (2.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Selenium
1 4 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.53%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (33.21%) Finance
2 56 (21.37%) Banking
3 54 (20.61%) Retail
4 26 (9.92%) Telecoms
5 23 (8.78%) Marketing
5 23 (8.78%) Manufacturing
6 17 (6.49%) Games
7 11 (4.20%) Aerospace
7 11 (4.20%) Automotive
8 8 (3.05%) Electronics
9 6 (2.29%) Czech Language
9 6 (2.29%) German Language
10 4 (1.53%) Local Government
11 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.76%) Advertising
12 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.07%) Middleware
2 26 (9.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 25 (9.54%) .NET
4 12 (4.58%) .NET Framework
5 10 (3.82%) Ajax
6 9 (3.44%) ADO.NET
6 9 (3.44%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.44%) WCF
6 9 (3.44%) WPF
6 9 (3.44%) WF
7 6 (2.29%) MDX
7 6 (2.29%) Web Services
7 6 (2.29%) XSLT
8 5 (1.91%) CAML
8 5 (1.91%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.38%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.38%) JMS
9 1 (0.38%) SOAP
9 1 (0.38%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.69%) Data Integration
3 13 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.44%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.67%) Neural Network
7 6 (2.29%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.29%) Replication
8 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.53%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.53%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (1.53%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.15%) EMV
10 3 (1.15%) DTV
10 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.76%) Life Science
11 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.38%) Clustering
12 1 (0.38%) Statistics
12 1 (0.38%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.89%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Linux
3 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.15%) Android
4 2 (0.76%) UNIX
4 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (18.32%) Project Management
2 46 (17.56%) ITIL
3 45 (17.18%) TOGAF
4 43 (16.41%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (15.65%) Mentoring
6 39 (14.89%) CRM
7 38 (14.50%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (11.45%) PRINCE2
9 28 (10.69%) Zachman Framework
9 28 (10.69%) Information Security
10 27 (10.31%) SOA
11 24 (9.16%) Workflow
11 24 (9.16%) Business Development
11 24 (9.16%) Coaching
12 23 (8.78%) ERP
13 19 (7.25%) Analytics
13 19 (7.25%) Migration
14 18 (6.87%) Programme Management
14 18 (6.87%) Project Planning
15 17 (6.49%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.45%) SQL
2 29 (11.07%) Java
3 18 (6.87%) C#
4 12 (4.58%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.82%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.44%) Perl
6 9 (3.44%) Python
7 7 (2.67%) R
8 6 (2.29%) C
9 1 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 38 (14.50%) Degree
2 33 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (12.21%) CISSP
4 31 (11.83%) MCITP
5 23 (8.78%) CISA
6 21 (8.02%) CISM
7 17 (6.49%) CRISC
8 16 (6.11%) MCP
8 16 (6.11%) MCSD
8 16 (6.11%) MCDBA
8 16 (6.11%) MCSE
9 15 (5.73%) MCSA
10 14 (5.34%) Security Cleared
11 13 (4.96%) MCTS
11 13 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (4.96%) CCEE
11 13 (4.96%) CCIA
12 12 (4.58%) SC Cleared
12 12 (4.58%) CCA
12 12 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.11%) SLA
3 12 (4.58%) ISO 9001
4 9 (3.44%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.91%) QA
6 2 (0.76%) BS25999
6 2 (0.76%) GxP
6 2 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.76%) COBIT
7 1 (0.38%) Basel II
System Software
1 20 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.34%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.76%) XenApp
4 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.38%) IAG
5 1 (0.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) SCCM
1 4 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 71 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 60 (22.90%) Oracle
3 27 (10.31%) SAP
4 16 (6.11%) IBM
5 13 (4.96%) Cisco
6 12 (4.58%) Hitachi
6 12 (4.58%) Cognos
7 10 (3.82%) Pega
7 10 (3.82%) Hyperion
7 10 (3.82%) webMethods
7 10 (3.82%) Siebel
8 7 (2.67%) Ab Initio
8 7 (2.67%) Applix
8 7 (2.67%) Kalido
8 7 (2.67%) Business Objects
8 7 (2.67%) Sybase
8 7 (2.67%) Sun
8 7 (2.67%) Juniper
8 7 (2.67%) Informatica
8 7 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
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