The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 27 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3170 3533 3143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.11% 7.21% 7.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.62% 7.70% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2609 2677 2484
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
England

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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
City of London +2 680 £55,000 -4.34% 185
Canary Wharf +25 24 £70,000 +19.14%
Brentford +11 7 £40,000 - 3
Chessington +9 7 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Croydon -9 7 - - 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £50,000 - 3
Harrow +8 5 £29,000 -27.50% 2
Twickenham -16 5 £52,500 +9.94%
Paddington +2 4 £62,500 - 1
Hounslow -5 4 £25,000 -67.74%
Feltham - 4 £90,000 -
Lewisham - 2 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £44,250 - 1
Hammersmith -8 1 £70,000 +18.64%
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 2269 (35.50%) Finance
2 1259 (19.70%) Oracle
3 1157 (18.10%) SAP
4 1086 (16.99%) Degree
5 970 (15.18%) Microsoft
6 907 (14.19%) SQL
7 858 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
8 771 (12.06%) Project Management
9 711 (11.13%) Java
10 682 (10.67%) Retail
11 678 (10.61%) Analytics
12 672 (10.51%) Banking
13 653 (10.22%) SQL Server
14 608 (9.51%) Windows
15 600 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
16 510 (7.98%) CRM
17 500 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
18 492 (7.70%) MS Excel
19 436 (6.82%) Business Analysis
20 397 (6.21%) Cisco
21 396 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
22 372 (5.82%) Manufacturing
23 366 (5.73%) .NET
24 361 (5.65%) Computer Science
25 357 (5.59%) Marketing
25 357 (5.59%) Oracle EBS
26 343 (5.37%) HTML
27 340 (5.32%) C#
27 340 (5.32%) Business Development
28 333 (5.21%) ERP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 243 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 147 (2.30%) SAS
3 127 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 122 (1.91%) Lync
5 105 (1.64%) MS Exchange
6 84 (1.31%) IIS
7 70 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 68 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 68 (1.06%) JBoss
8 68 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 64 (1.00%) NetWeaver
10 63 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
11 61 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 53 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
13 52 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
14 49 (0.77%) Tomcat
15 48 (0.75%) Apache
16 46 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
17 37 (0.58%) Oracle Self-Service HR
18 33 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 492 (7.70%) MS Excel
2 161 (2.52%) MS Office
3 62 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 58 (0.91%) SPSS
5 48 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 39 (0.61%) MS Project
7 22 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 20 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
8 20 (0.31%) PowerPivot
8 20 (0.31%) Photoshop
9 10 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.13%) InDesign
11 6 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.031%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.031%) FrameMaker
13 2 (0.031%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 357 (5.59%) Oracle EBS
2 238 (3.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 205 (3.21%) SAP MM
4 176 (2.75%) SAP FI
5 160 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 160 (2.50%) SAP CO
6 134 (2.10%) SAP PP
7 133 (2.08%) SAP SD
8 118 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
9 113 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
10 100 (1.56%) SAP SCM
11 94 (1.47%) SAP APO
12 89 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
13 76 (1.19%) SAP HR
14 75 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
15 74 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
15 74 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
16 73 (1.14%) SAP BPC
17 66 (1.03%) SAP WM
18 59 (0.92%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 275 (4.30%) SaaS
2 117 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (1.77%) Office 365
4 67 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 62 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
6 54 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
7 43 (0.67%) Force.com
8 41 (0.64%) IaaS
9 25 (0.39%) PaaS
10 21 (0.33%) Taleo
11 17 (0.27%) Yammer
12 15 (0.23%) Veeva
12 15 (0.23%) Google Analytics
13 13 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
15 10 (0.16%) Amazon S3
16 8 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
17 5 (0.078%) FinancialForce.com
18 3 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
18 3 (0.047%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 309 (4.83%) Firewall
2 165 (2.58%) Network Security
3 159 (2.49%) WAN
4 156 (2.44%) LAN
5 124 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 123 (1.92%) Wireless
7 118 (1.85%) DNS
8 116 (1.82%) SAN
9 113 (1.77%) VPN
10 98 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
11 93 (1.46%) Internet
12 79 (1.24%) BGP
13 77 (1.20%) MPLS
14 76 (1.19%) OSPF
15 72 (1.13%) Cisco PIX
16 70 (1.10%) Unified Communications
17 66 (1.03%) DHCP
18 59 (0.92%) NetScaler
19 54 (0.84%) SSL
20 51 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 653 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 300 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 237 (3.71%) Big Data
4 228 (3.57%) SAP HANA
5 215 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 213 (3.33%) SAP BW
7 163 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 161 (2.52%) BusinessObjects
8 161 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 142 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
10 132 (2.07%) Oracle Database
11 129 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 129 (2.02%) SAP BI
12 126 (1.97%) QlikView
13 105 (1.64%) OLAP
14 104 (1.63%) DB2
15 98 (1.53%) Hadoop
16 93 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 93 (1.46%) RDBMS
17 91 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 74 (1.16%) Selenium
2 34 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (0.50%) LoadRunner
4 29 (0.45%) JIRA
5 28 (0.44%) Axure RP
5 28 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 27 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 27 (0.42%) Visual Studio
7 26 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 23 (0.36%) JMeter
9 18 (0.28%) Subversion
9 18 (0.28%) WebDriver
10 16 (0.25%) LSMW
11 14 (0.22%) HP UFT
11 14 (0.22%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (0.16%) MSBuild
14 9 (0.14%) SoapUI
14 9 (0.14%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.14%) PowerDesigner
General
1 2269 (35.50%) Finance
2 682 (10.67%) Retail
3 672 (10.51%) Banking
4 372 (5.82%) Manufacturing
5 357 (5.59%) Marketing
6 302 (4.73%) Telecoms
7 155 (2.43%) Back Office
8 144 (2.25%) Retail Banking
9 130 (2.03%) Investment Banking
10 100 (1.56%) Law
11 96 (1.50%) Legal
12 90 (1.41%) German Language
13 89 (1.39%) Aerospace
14 87 (1.36%) French Language
15 80 (1.25%) Billing
16 79 (1.24%) Front Office
17 78 (1.22%) General Ledger
18 73 (1.14%) Advertising
19 65 (1.02%) Financial Institution
20 58 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (5.73%) .NET
2 343 (5.37%) HTML
3 269 (4.21%) XML
4 235 (3.68%) Web Services
5 199 (3.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 174 (2.72%) Middleware
7 165 (2.58%) CSS
8 101 (1.58%) J2EE
9 91 (1.42%) SOAP
10 88 (1.38%) ASP.NET
11 74 (1.16%) Ajax
11 74 (1.16%) Java EE
12 63 (0.99%) HTML5
13 62 (0.97%) WCF
14 61 (0.95%) SAP Basis
15 55 (0.86%) jQuery
16 53 (0.83%) XSLT
17 48 (0.75%) Visualforce
18 46 (0.72%) .NET Framework
19 41 (0.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 600 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 361 (5.65%) Computer Science
3 237 (3.71%) Management Information System
4 225 (3.52%) Data Centre
5 166 (2.60%) FMCG
6 159 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
7 155 (2.43%) Data Integration
8 107 (1.67%) Mathematics
9 104 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 103 (1.61%) User Experience
11 83 (1.30%) Derivative
12 80 (1.25%) Hedge funds
13 75 (1.17%) Credit Risk
14 70 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 69 (1.08%) Social Media
16 56 (0.88%) Clustering
17 46 (0.72%) Mobile App
18 45 (0.70%) Statistics
19 39 (0.61%) Mainframe
20 37 (0.58%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 608 (9.51%) Windows
2 323 (5.05%) Linux
3 290 (4.54%) UNIX
4 112 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 111 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 76 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 45 (0.70%) Solaris
10 32 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (0.47%) AIX
12 28 (0.44%) Android
13 25 (0.39%) Ubuntu
14 22 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 17 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
16 16 (0.25%) MVS
17 15 (0.23%) CentOS
18 14 (0.22%) Windows Vista
19 12 (0.19%) Windows XP
20 10 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 858 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
2 771 (12.06%) Project Management
3 678 (10.61%) Analytics
4 510 (7.98%) CRM
5 500 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
6 436 (6.82%) Business Analysis
7 396 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 340 (5.32%) Business Development
9 333 (5.21%) ERP
10 297 (4.65%) Information Security
11 283 (4.43%) Migration
12 272 (4.26%) ETL
13 270 (4.22%) SOA
14 261 (4.08%) Mentoring
15 260 (4.07%) ITIL
16 251 (3.93%) PRINCE2
17 248 (3.88%) Data Management
18 234 (3.66%) Logistics
19 219 (3.43%) Risk Management
20 206 (3.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 907 (14.19%) SQL
2 711 (11.13%) Java
3 340 (5.32%) C#
4 305 (4.77%) JavaScript
5 157 (2.46%) C
6 154 (2.41%) Python
7 152 (2.38%) ABAP
8 138 (2.16%) C++
9 103 (1.61%) PHP
10 88 (1.38%) Perl
11 84 (1.31%) PL/SQL
12 83 (1.30%) R
13 77 (1.20%) T-SQL
14 76 (1.19%) PowerShell
15 75 (1.17%) VB
16 62 (0.97%) Ruby
17 52 (0.81%) Apex Code
18 50 (0.78%) Bash Shell
19 41 (0.64%) VBA
20 37 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1086 (16.99%) Degree
2 296 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 248 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 198 (3.10%) CISSP
5 175 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 155 (2.43%) CCNP
7 145 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 123 (1.92%) MCSE
9 110 (1.72%) CISM
10 94 (1.47%) CCIE
11 89 (1.39%) MCITP
12 84 (1.31%) CIMA
13 82 (1.28%) ACCA
14 79 (1.24%) PMI Certification
15 78 (1.22%) ISEB
16 67 (1.05%) CISA
16 67 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 66 (1.03%) PMP
18 57 (0.89%) CCNA
19 56 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 162 (2.53%) QA
3 103 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 66 (1.03%) COBIT
5 58 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 48 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 36 (0.56%) SLA
8 25 (0.39%) CRD IV
9 18 (0.28%) Solvency II
10 15 (0.23%) HIPAA
11 12 (0.19%) BS25999
12 11 (0.17%) EMIR
13 9 (0.14%) MiFID
14 8 (0.13%) Basel II
15 7 (0.11%) COREP
15 7 (0.11%) FINREP
16 6 (0.094%) 21 CFR Part 11
17 5 (0.078%) ISO 9001
17 5 (0.078%) ISO 14001
17 5 (0.078%) IAS 39
System Software
1 219 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 204 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (2.19%) Hyper-V
4 59 (0.92%) XenApp
5 56 (0.88%) vSphere
6 53 (0.83%) XenDesktop
7 27 (0.42%) NFS
8 24 (0.38%) XenServer
9 22 (0.34%) vCloud
10 19 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
12 17 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.19%) KVM
14 11 (0.17%) VirtualBox
15 10 (0.16%) Terminal Server
15 10 (0.16%) Varnish
16 9 (0.14%) Terminal Services
16 9 (0.14%) Docker
17 8 (0.13%) Snort
18 7 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 87 (1.36%) SCCM
2 55 (0.86%) SCOM
3 43 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
4 37 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 32 (0.50%) Puppet
7 31 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
8 17 (0.27%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.20%) SCVMM
9 13 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
10 12 (0.19%) Ansible
11 10 (0.16%) CA LISA
11 10 (0.16%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.16%) XenMobile
12 9 (0.14%) SELinux
12 9 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
12 9 (0.14%) HP UCMDB
12 9 (0.14%) Vagrant
13 7 (0.11%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1259 (19.70%) Oracle
2 1157 (18.10%) SAP
3 970 (15.18%) Microsoft
4 397 (6.21%) Cisco
5 300 (4.69%) VMware
6 238 (3.72%) IBM
7 213 (3.33%) Business Objects
8 206 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
9 204 (3.19%) Juniper
10 184 (2.88%) HP
11 161 (2.52%) Citrix
12 126 (1.97%) CheckPoint
13 125 (1.96%) Tableau
14 115 (1.80%) Cognos
15 106 (1.66%) Informatica
16 102 (1.60%) Adobe
17 96 (1.50%) Hyperion
18 88 (1.38%) F5
19 72 (1.13%) Teradata
20 66 (1.03%) Fortinet
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