The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / London
Rank 46 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1853 2402 3093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.54% 6.02% 7.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.78% 6.26% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1898 2425
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32051 38383 39535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.84% 96.13% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27179 32953 33619
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Consultant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the London region.

Consultant Salary Trend in London

Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -22 195 £60,000 - 80
Wimbledon - 7 £75,000 -
Uxbridge -4 6 £55,000 - 1
Canary Wharf -20 5 £70,000 -12.50%
Bromley -11 3 £30,000 -
Hayes +3 2 £52,500 +23.52%
Beckenham - 2 £52,500 - 1
Paddington +2 1 £95,000 -
Croydon - 1 £64,000 -
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 London region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1397 (34.75%) Finance
2 638 (15.87%) SQL
3 631 (15.70%) Degree
4 574 (14.28%) Oracle
5 558 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
6 555 (13.81%) Presales
7 540 (13.43%) Microsoft
8 481 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
9 478 (11.89%) SAP
10 475 (11.82%) Java
11 429 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
12 425 (10.57%) Banking
13 390 (9.70%) Project Management
14 377 (9.38%) Analytics
15 365 (9.08%) MS Excel
16 358 (8.91%) Windows
17 339 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 335 (8.33%) SQL Server
19 317 (7.89%) Linux
20 280 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
21 273 (6.79%) .NET
22 270 (6.72%) C#
23 266 (6.62%) ERP
24 262 (6.52%) Retail
25 249 (6.19%) CRM
26 245 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
27 243 (6.04%) Unix
28 229 (5.70%) JavaScript
29 220 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
30 219 (5.45%) Marketing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 89 (2.21%) SAS
2 80 (1.99%) WebSphere
3 78 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 78 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 68 (1.69%) JBoss
5 67 (1.67%) Apache Spark
6 65 (1.62%) IIS
7 54 (1.34%) WebLogic
8 51 (1.27%) Skype for Business
9 46 (1.14%) Tomcat
10 40 (1.00%) MS Exchange
11 35 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
12 32 (0.80%) Apache Pig
13 28 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 26 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
15 23 (0.57%) Apache
16 15 (0.37%) CMS
16 15 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
17 13 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 365 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 116 (2.89%) MS Office
3 61 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.70%) MS Project
6 26 (0.65%) SPSS
7 12 (0.30%) Casewise Modeler
8 11 (0.27%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.075%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.075%) PaintShop Pro
10 3 (0.075%) Snagit
11 2 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.050%) InVision
11 2 (0.050%) Mingle
12 1 (0.025%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.025%) EngageOne
12 1 (0.025%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 107 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 97 (2.41%) SAP FI
3 90 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 90 (2.24%) Oracle Financials
4 86 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
5 83 (2.06%) SAP CO
5 83 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
6 63 (1.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 62 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
8 60 (1.49%) SAP MM
9 53 (1.32%) SAP SD
10 52 (1.29%) SAP BPC
11 47 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
12 43 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
13 38 (0.95%) SAP PM
14 32 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
15 31 (0.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 31 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
16 28 (0.70%) SAP Business One
17 25 (0.62%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 280 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 182 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 119 (2.96%) Office 365
4 105 (2.61%) SaaS
5 79 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 48 (1.19%) CloudBees
7 46 (1.14%) IaaS
8 31 (0.77%) Slack
9 30 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
11 27 (0.67%) PaaS
12 20 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (0.50%) G Suite
13 18 (0.45%) Data Lake Analytics
14 17 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
15 15 (0.37%) Force.com
16 14 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
17 13 (0.32%) Oracle CX
18 11 (0.27%) Amazon S3
19 8 (0.20%) BlueKai
Communications & Networking
1 151 (3.76%) Firewall
2 106 (2.64%) Network Security
3 70 (1.74%) Internet
3 70 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 52 (1.29%) DNS
5 51 (1.27%) LAN
6 48 (1.19%) WAN
7 36 (0.90%) MPLS
7 36 (0.90%) VPN
8 34 (0.85%) SAN
8 34 (0.85%) Skype
9 33 (0.82%) Wireless
10 31 (0.77%) BGP
10 31 (0.77%) SSL
11 26 (0.65%) DHCP
12 24 (0.60%) HTTP
13 23 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (0.57%) LDAP
13 23 (0.57%) OSPF
14 21 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 220 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
3 213 (5.30%) Big Data
4 150 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 142 (3.53%) Relational Database
6 138 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 121 (3.01%) Power BI
8 111 (2.76%) QlikView
8 111 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 106 (2.64%) SAP HANA
10 100 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 89 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
12 68 (1.69%) SAP BW
13 63 (1.57%) RDBMS
14 55 (1.37%) Data Mining
15 50 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
16 47 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
17 45 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
17 45 (1.12%) Oracle Database
18 44 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 113 (2.81%) Jenkins
2 107 (2.66%) Selenium
3 83 (2.06%) JIRA
4 80 (1.99%) Git (software)
5 78 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 78 (1.94%) Subversion
6 69 (1.72%) HP UFT
6 69 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 65 (1.62%) Vagrant
8 49 (1.22%) ClearCase
8 49 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
9 48 (1.19%) GoCD
10 35 (0.87%) TeamCity
11 33 (0.82%) Cucumber
12 32 (0.80%) Visual Studio
13 24 (0.60%) GitLab
14 23 (0.57%) Appium
15 22 (0.55%) SoapUI
16 21 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
17 18 (0.45%) Ranorex
General
1 1397 (34.75%) Finance
2 425 (10.57%) Banking
3 262 (6.52%) Retail
4 219 (5.45%) Marketing
5 180 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 110 (2.74%) Financial Institution
7 107 (2.66%) Manufacturing
8 99 (2.46%) Legal
9 97 (2.41%) Investment Banking
10 87 (2.16%) Advertising
11 69 (1.72%) Back Office
12 55 (1.37%) Law
13 54 (1.34%) Billing
14 52 (1.29%) Front Office
15 48 (1.19%) Games
16 43 (1.07%) General Ledger
17 39 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
18 28 (0.70%) French Language
19 27 (0.67%) German Language
20 22 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (6.79%) .NET
2 187 (4.65%) XML
3 171 (4.25%) Web Services
4 154 (3.83%) HTML
5 107 (2.66%) CSS
6 100 (2.49%) Middleware
7 71 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
8 52 (1.29%) Java EE
9 48 (1.19%) MDX
10 45 (1.12%) REST
11 43 (1.07%) HTML5
12 37 (0.92%) SOAP
13 33 (0.82%) J2EE
13 33 (0.82%) JSON
13 33 (0.82%) Mason
14 29 (0.72%) Spring
15 27 (0.67%) ASP.NET
16 26 (0.65%) AngularJS
16 26 (0.65%) Node.js
17 24 (0.60%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 429 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 173 (4.30%) Data Centre
4 132 (3.28%) Visualisation
5 100 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 82 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 81 (2.01%) Fintech
8 72 (1.79%) User Experience
9 69 (1.72%) Derivative
10 54 (1.34%) Mathematics
11 48 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
12 41 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 41 (1.02%) Social Media
13 40 (1.00%) Fixed Income
14 38 (0.95%) Statistics
15 37 (0.92%) Credit Risk
16 35 (0.87%) Client/Server
17 29 (0.72%) Equities
18 28 (0.70%) Psychology
19 24 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 358 (8.91%) Windows
2 317 (7.89%) Linux
3 243 (6.04%) Unix
4 60 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 57 (1.42%) CoreOS
6 35 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 21 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 16 (0.40%) Android
12 12 (0.30%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.22%) AIX
14 7 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.15%) HPUX
15 6 (0.15%) Mac OS X Server
15 6 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.15%) VMS
16 5 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
2 555 (13.81%) Presales
3 481 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
4 390 (9.70%) Project Management
5 377 (9.38%) Analytics
6 339 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 266 (6.62%) ERP
8 249 (6.19%) CRM
9 245 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
10 218 (5.42%) Information Security
11 210 (5.22%) Business Analysis
12 197 (4.90%) DevOps
13 185 (4.60%) ITIL
14 175 (4.35%) Mentoring
15 172 (4.28%) Business Development
16 159 (3.96%) SDLC
17 152 (3.78%) Migration
18 146 (3.63%) Scrum
19 137 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
20 134 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 638 (15.87%) SQL
2 475 (11.82%) Java
3 270 (6.72%) C#
4 229 (5.70%) JavaScript
5 184 (4.58%) Python
6 133 (3.31%) C
7 112 (2.79%) C++
8 96 (2.39%) PL/SQL
9 88 (2.19%) PowerShell
10 85 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 79 (1.97%) Bash Shell
12 78 (1.94%) R
13 66 (1.64%) PHP
14 56 (1.39%) Perl
15 40 (1.00%) VBA
16 39 (0.97%) Shell Script
17 38 (0.95%) Scala
18 37 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 37 (0.92%) Ruby
19 33 (0.82%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 631 (15.70%) Degree
2 198 (4.93%) CISSP
3 119 (2.96%) CISM
4 111 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
5 109 (2.71%) CISA
6 90 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 84 (2.09%) Security Cleared
8 79 (1.97%) ACCA
9 76 (1.89%) CCNP
10 70 (1.74%) CIMA
11 52 (1.29%) SC Cleared
12 48 (1.19%) CCNA
13 39 (0.97%) CCIE
14 35 (0.87%) CRISC
14 35 (0.87%) IISP
15 33 (0.82%) CREST Certified
16 27 (0.67%) CEH
16 27 (0.67%) PhD
17 25 (0.62%) CIPFA
17 25 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 107 (2.66%) QA
3 100 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 71 (1.77%) COBIT
5 54 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 35 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 35 (0.87%) SLA
7 24 (0.60%) MiFID
8 14 (0.35%) EMIR
9 11 (0.27%) ISO22301
10 10 (0.25%) COREP
10 10 (0.25%) FINREP
11 8 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
11 8 (0.20%) GDPR
12 6 (0.15%) ISO27002
13 5 (0.12%) SEPA
14 4 (0.100%) Actionable Recommendations
14 4 (0.100%) PMBOK
15 3 (0.075%) RMADS
15 3 (0.075%) SDET
System Software
1 123 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 83 (2.06%) Docker
3 75 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 66 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.50%) Apache Flume
6 19 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (0.37%) XenApp
8 13 (0.32%) HDFS
8 13 (0.32%) vSphere
9 10 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.22%) vCloud
11 8 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.12%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.12%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.100%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.100%) Snort
15 3 (0.075%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 98 (2.44%) Puppet
2 95 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (2.04%) Ansible
4 68 (1.69%) Nagios
5 65 (1.62%) Graphite
6 34 (0.85%) Kubernetes
7 28 (0.70%) EnCase
8 27 (0.67%) SCCM
9 25 (0.62%) FTK
10 16 (0.40%) Tivoli
11 14 (0.35%) FortiGate
12 12 (0.30%) CA Service Virtualization
13 11 (0.27%) Terraform
14 9 (0.22%) Capistrano
14 9 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
14 9 (0.22%) Mesos
14 9 (0.22%) QRadar
15 8 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
15 8 (0.20%) Netcool
15 8 (0.20%) Nmap
Vendors
1 574 (14.28%) Oracle
2 540 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 478 (11.89%) SAP
4 167 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
5 153 (3.81%) Tableau
6 151 (3.76%) IBM
7 127 (3.16%) VMware
8 114 (2.84%) Cisco
9 107 (2.66%) Google
10 89 (2.21%) Splunk
11 67 (1.67%) ServiceNow
12 62 (1.54%) AppDynamics
13 61 (1.52%) CheckPoint
14 55 (1.37%) Cognos
14 55 (1.37%) Informatica
15 54 (1.34%) Citrix
16 47 (1.17%) Hyperion
17 45 (1.12%) Fortinet
18 44 (1.09%) Palo Alto
18 44 (1.09%) Sage
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £33,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus large bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 3 days ago