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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 749 792 741
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 117 81 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.086% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 125
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,500 £108,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -3.57%
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
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +10 63 £75,000 - 6
South East +8 22 £56,250 -16.66% 2
East of England +3 12 - - 1
South West -22 10 £62,500 -21.87%
Yorkshire -52 1 - -
Principal Consultant
UK

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 66 (30.28%) Finance
2 46 (21.10%) Business Development
3 40 (18.35%) Project Management
4 36 (16.51%) ITIL
5 33 (15.14%) Microsoft
6 31 (14.22%) Degree
7 28 (12.84%) Oracle
8 26 (11.93%) Knowledge Management
9 25 (11.47%) Banking
9 25 (11.47%) Mentoring
10 24 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (11.01%) PRINCE2
11 23 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (10.55%) Retail
12 21 (9.63%) Change Management
12 21 (9.63%) SAP
13 20 (9.17%) TOGAF
14 19 (8.72%) Service Management
15 18 (8.26%) CISSP
16 17 (7.80%) Migration
17 16 (7.34%) Information Security
17 16 (7.34%) Programme Management
17 16 (7.34%) Mathematics
18 15 (6.88%) Coaching
18 15 (6.88%) CRM
19 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
19 14 (6.42%) Marketing
20 13 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 13 (5.96%) CISM
20 13 (5.96%) Business Continuity

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.21%) Lync
3 5 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.29%) SAS
4 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.92%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.46%) Documentum
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.29%) MS Office
3 3 (1.38%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.46%) SPSS
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.75%) SAP BPC
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (1.83%) SAP FI
4 4 (1.83%) SAP CRM
4 4 (1.83%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (1.83%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.38%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.92%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.46%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.46%) HFM
7 1 (0.46%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.46%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.83%) Office 365
1 4 (1.83%) Force.com
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.59%) Network Security
2 6 (2.75%) DNS
3 5 (2.29%) DHCP
3 5 (2.29%) LAN
3 5 (2.29%) WAN
4 4 (1.83%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.38%) Wireless
5 3 (1.38%) VPN
5 3 (1.38%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.92%) 4G
6 2 (0.92%) VoIP
6 2 (0.92%) Broadband
6 2 (0.92%) 3G
6 2 (0.92%) Internet
6 2 (0.92%) SAN
6 2 (0.92%) 2G
6 2 (0.92%) Firewall
6 2 (0.92%) VLAN
7 1 (0.46%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.46%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.21%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (2.75%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.29%) SAP BW
5 5 (2.29%) SAP BI
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.83%) QlikView
7 3 (1.38%) Big Data
8 2 (0.92%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.92%) OLAP
9 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.46%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
General
1 66 (30.28%) Finance
2 25 (11.47%) Banking
3 23 (10.55%) Retail
4 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.42%) Marketing
5 11 (5.05%) Local Government
5 11 (5.05%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.59%) Games
7 5 (2.29%) Military
7 5 (2.29%) Electronics
8 4 (1.83%) Advertising
8 4 (1.83%) Automotive
8 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.38%) Publishing
10 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.50%) Middleware
2 5 (2.29%) MDX
2 5 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (1.83%) Visualforce
3 4 (1.83%) Mason
3 4 (1.83%) HTML
3 4 (1.83%) Web Services
4 3 (1.38%) XSLT
4 3 (1.38%) CSS
4 3 (1.38%) CAML
4 3 (1.38%) jQuery
5 2 (0.92%) XML
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.46%) SOAP
6 1 (0.46%) .NET
6 1 (0.46%) JMS
6 1 (0.46%) EDI
6 1 (0.46%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.46%) CGI
6 1 (0.46%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.34%) Mathematics
2 11 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.67%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.29%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (1.38%) Derivative
7 3 (1.38%) Blog
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.92%) Human Factors
8 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.92%) SCADA
9 1 (0.46%) CESG
9 1 (0.46%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.46%) Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.21%) Windows
2 6 (2.75%) UNIX
3 4 (1.83%) Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.92%) Solaris
4 2 (0.92%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.46%) SUSE
5 1 (0.46%) zOS
5 1 (0.46%) AIX
5 1 (0.46%) HPUX
5 1 (0.46%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.10%) Business Development
2 40 (18.35%) Project Management
3 36 (16.51%) ITIL
4 26 (11.93%) Knowledge Management
5 25 (11.47%) Mentoring
6 24 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (11.01%) PRINCE2
7 23 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (9.63%) Change Management
9 20 (9.17%) TOGAF
10 19 (8.72%) Service Management
11 17 (7.80%) Migration
12 16 (7.34%) Information Security
12 16 (7.34%) Programme Management
13 15 (6.88%) Coaching
13 15 (6.88%) CRM
14 13 (5.96%) Business Continuity
14 13 (5.96%) SOA
15 12 (5.50%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (5.05%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.05%) SQL
2 8 (3.67%) Java
3 4 (1.83%) Apex Code
3 4 (1.83%) C
3 4 (1.83%) C#
3 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (14.22%) Degree
2 18 (8.26%) CISSP
3 13 (5.96%) CISM
4 12 (5.50%) CISA
5 10 (4.59%) CRISC
6 7 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.21%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.29%) CCIE
8 5 (2.29%) Postgraduate
9 4 (1.83%) PCI QSA
9 4 (1.83%) MCSE
9 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.83%) MBA
10 3 (1.38%) MCITP
10 3 (1.38%) CCNA
10 3 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.38%) MCSA
10 3 (1.38%) CCEE
10 3 (1.38%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.59%) SLA
3 2 (0.92%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.92%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.92%) BS25999
3 2 (0.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) GAMP
4 1 (0.46%) GxP
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.21%) XenApp
3 7 (3.21%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.92%) IAG
5 2 (0.92%) UAG
5 2 (0.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) XenMobile
2 4 (1.83%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.38%) SCCM
4 2 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.84%) Oracle
3 21 (9.63%) SAP
4 13 (5.96%) VMware
4 13 (5.96%) IBM
5 12 (5.50%) Cisco
6 9 (4.13%) Citrix
6 9 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (3.21%) EMC
7 7 (3.21%) Cognos
8 6 (2.75%) Siebel
9 5 (2.29%) HP
10 4 (1.83%) Symantec
10 4 (1.83%) Teradata
10 4 (1.83%) Brocade
11 3 (1.38%) AppSense
11 3 (1.38%) Juniper
11 3 (1.38%) NetApp
12 2 (0.92%) F5
12 2 (0.92%) JBoss
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 4 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + £6k car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Kainos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago