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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 42 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2415 3101 3024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 5.90% 7.44% 7.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 7.77% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 2432 2317
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
39184 39901 41305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 95.77% 95.69%
Number of salaries quoted 33782 33821 33803
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -20 333 £62,500 +8.69% 125
Canary Wharf +15 16 £72,500 +7.40%
Hammersmith - 6 - -
Hounslow -2 5 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Wembley +10 4 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Enfield - 3 £58,250 - 1
Twickenham -5 2 £37,500 -22.68% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -16 2 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Harrow - 1 £19,000 - 1
Teddington - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £75,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 - 4
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1773 (34.88%) Finance
2 1023 (20.13%) Degree
3 878 (17.27%) Oracle
4 807 (15.88%) Microsoft
5 757 (14.89%) Presales
6 756 (14.87%) SAP
7 754 (14.83%) SQL
8 642 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
9 636 (12.51%) Business Intelligence
10 613 (12.06%) Project Management
11 544 (10.70%) Java
12 542 (10.66%) Analytics
13 501 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
14 463 (9.11%) Banking
15 450 (8.85%) MS Excel
16 435 (8.56%) SQL Server
17 397 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
18 393 (7.73%) Retail
19 373 (7.34%) CRM
20 370 (7.28%) Computer Science
21 369 (7.26%) Windows
22 325 (6.39%) .NET
23 323 (6.35%) C#
23 323 (6.35%) Big Data
24 316 (6.22%) JavaScript
25 294 (5.78%) Business Analysis
26 275 (5.41%) ERP
27 268 (5.27%) Data Warehouse
27 268 (5.27%) Information Security
28 267 (5.25%) ETL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 153 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 149 (2.93%) SAS
3 85 (1.67%) IIS
4 76 (1.50%) MS Exchange
5 56 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 53 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 47 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 41 (0.81%) Apache Spark
9 37 (0.73%) JBoss
9 37 (0.73%) Tomcat
10 36 (0.71%) WebLogic
11 33 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
12 28 (0.55%) Apache Pig
12 28 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
13 25 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
14 23 (0.45%) Apache
15 21 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
16 18 (0.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 450 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 141 (2.77%) MS Office
3 93 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.55%) SPSS
6 17 (0.33%) MS Project
7 13 (0.26%) S-PLUS
8 9 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.039%) InDesign
14 1 (0.020%) EViews
14 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.020%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.020%) Stata
Business Applications
1 166 (3.27%) Oracle EBS
2 129 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 126 (2.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 108 (2.12%) SAP FI
5 107 (2.11%) SAP CO
6 101 (1.99%) SAP FI/CO
7 94 (1.85%) SAP SD
8 86 (1.69%) SAP MM
9 80 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
10 66 (1.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 58 (1.14%) SAP BPC
12 57 (1.12%) SAP HR
13 56 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
14 54 (1.06%) SAP SCM
15 50 (0.98%) SAP PM
16 47 (0.92%) SAP WM
17 42 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
17 42 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
18 41 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
18 41 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 194 (3.82%) SaaS
2 126 (2.48%) Office 365
3 121 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 86 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 65 (1.28%) Force.com
6 56 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
7 44 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 40 (0.79%) IaaS
9 34 (0.67%) PaaS
9 34 (0.67%) Taleo
10 22 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 17 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (0.28%) iPaaS
14 12 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
14 12 (0.24%) GitHub
15 11 (0.22%) Oracle CX
16 10 (0.20%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.20%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 148 (2.91%) Firewall
2 138 (2.71%) Network Security
3 82 (1.61%) Internet
4 81 (1.59%) SAN
5 79 (1.55%) WAN
6 70 (1.38%) LAN
7 63 (1.24%) DNS
7 63 (1.24%) Wireless
8 49 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 43 (0.85%) VPN
10 39 (0.77%) Unified Communications
11 34 (0.67%) MPLS
12 33 (0.65%) SSL
13 32 (0.63%) NAS
14 28 (0.55%) BGP
14 28 (0.55%) Skype
15 27 (0.53%) DHCP
16 22 (0.43%) HTTP
17 21 (0.41%) WebEx
18 20 (0.39%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 323 (6.35%) Big Data
3 268 (5.27%) Data Warehouse
4 179 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 177 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 163 (3.21%) Hadoop
7 156 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 148 (2.91%) QlikView
9 126 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
10 121 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 111 (2.18%) Data Mining
12 104 (2.05%) SAP HANA
13 85 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 76 (1.50%) SAP BI
15 66 (1.30%) NoSQL
16 65 (1.28%) SAP BW
17 62 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
17 62 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
18 60 (1.18%) Oracle Database
19 58 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 78 (1.53%) Selenium
2 66 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 56 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 55 (1.08%) Subversion
5 49 (0.96%) JIRA
6 43 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 30 (0.59%) Maven
9 27 (0.53%) JUnit
10 25 (0.49%) HP UFT
11 24 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
12 21 (0.41%) Bugzilla
13 20 (0.39%) JMeter
14 18 (0.35%) Eclipse
14 18 (0.35%) Hudson
15 17 (0.33%) Appium
15 17 (0.33%) Axure RP
15 17 (0.33%) LoadRunner
15 17 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 1773 (34.88%) Finance
2 463 (9.11%) Banking
3 393 (7.73%) Retail
4 260 (5.12%) Marketing
5 224 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 212 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 134 (2.64%) Back Office
8 115 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 105 (2.07%) Legal
10 103 (2.03%) Law
11 89 (1.75%) Advertising
12 86 (1.69%) German Language
13 82 (1.61%) Front Office
14 69 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 63 (1.24%) Financial Institution
16 60 (1.18%) French Language
17 57 (1.12%) Games
18 43 (0.85%) Billing
19 40 (0.79%) Retail Banking
20 37 (0.73%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (6.39%) .NET
2 243 (4.78%) XML
3 229 (4.51%) HTML
4 227 (4.47%) Web Services
5 116 (2.28%) CSS
6 93 (1.83%) J2EE
7 84 (1.65%) HTML5
8 79 (1.55%) SOAP
9 70 (1.38%) ASP.NET
10 66 (1.30%) Middleware
10 66 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
11 61 (1.20%) .NET Framework
12 56 (1.10%) Spring
13 51 (1.00%) XSLT
14 47 (0.92%) Java EE
15 45 (0.89%) AngularJS
16 42 (0.83%) Visualforce
17 36 (0.71%) REST
18 35 (0.69%) jQuery
18 35 (0.69%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 642 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 370 (7.28%) Computer Science
3 223 (4.39%) Data Centre
4 147 (2.89%) Mathematics
5 135 (2.66%) Visualisation
6 133 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 124 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 97 (1.91%) Fixed Income
9 94 (1.85%) Derivative
10 85 (1.67%) User Experience
11 81 (1.59%) Data Integration
12 79 (1.55%) FMCG
13 65 (1.28%) Credit Risk
14 62 (1.22%) Hedge funds
15 54 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 53 (1.04%) Social Media
17 52 (1.02%) Data Conversion
18 50 (0.98%) Equities
19 45 (0.89%) Fintech
20 44 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 369 (7.26%) Windows
2 207 (4.07%) Linux
3 136 (2.68%) Windows Server
4 133 (2.62%) Unix
5 73 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (0.85%) Android
8 34 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 16 (0.31%) Solaris
12 12 (0.24%) Windows 2000
13 10 (0.20%) AIX
14 9 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 7 (0.14%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.098%) HPUX
17 5 (0.098%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (14.89%) Presales
2 636 (12.51%) Business Intelligence
3 613 (12.06%) Project Management
4 542 (10.66%) Analytics
5 501 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
6 397 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 373 (7.34%) CRM
8 294 (5.78%) Business Analysis
9 275 (5.41%) ERP
10 268 (5.27%) Information Security
11 267 (5.25%) ETL
12 264 (5.19%) Mentoring
13 252 (4.96%) Business Development
14 237 (4.66%) Risk Management
15 236 (4.64%) ITIL
16 232 (4.56%) Migration
17 200 (3.93%) Data Management
18 191 (3.76%) Data Analysis
19 189 (3.72%) Change Management
20 185 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 754 (14.83%) SQL
2 544 (10.70%) Java
3 323 (6.35%) C#
4 316 (6.22%) JavaScript
5 177 (3.48%) Python
6 129 (2.54%) C
7 107 (2.11%) C++
8 100 (1.97%) PL/SQL
9 93 (1.83%) R
10 71 (1.40%) Perl
11 51 (1.00%) Ruby
12 48 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 45 (0.89%) Apex Code
14 43 (0.85%) PowerShell
14 43 (0.85%) VBA
15 41 (0.81%) VB.NET
16 38 (0.75%) PHP
17 36 (0.71%) ABAP
18 29 (0.57%) XPath
19 28 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1023 (20.13%) Degree
2 231 (4.54%) CISSP
3 168 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
4 139 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 128 (2.52%) Security Cleared
6 107 (2.11%) CISM
7 105 (2.07%) CCNP
8 95 (1.87%) SC Cleared
9 83 (1.63%) CISA
10 81 (1.59%) ACCA
11 76 (1.50%) CIMA
12 70 (1.38%) MCSE
13 62 (1.22%) PMI Certification
14 60 (1.18%) CCNA
15 57 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 54 (1.06%) CCIE
17 49 (0.96%) IISP
18 46 (0.90%) PMP
19 45 (0.89%) MCITP
20 40 (0.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 106 (2.09%) QA
3 90 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 84 (1.65%) Data Quality
5 63 (1.24%) COBIT
6 38 (0.75%) SLA
7 35 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 31 (0.61%) Solvency II
9 22 (0.43%) MiFID
10 14 (0.28%) PMBOK
11 12 (0.24%) EMIR
11 12 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 11 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
12 11 (0.22%) ISO19770
13 8 (0.16%) CRD IV
13 8 (0.16%) SEPA
14 7 (0.14%) FATCA
14 7 (0.14%) JSP 440
15 6 (0.12%) BS25999
15 6 (0.12%) COREP
System Software
1 168 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 143 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 37 (0.73%) vSphere
5 26 (0.51%) XenApp
6 25 (0.49%) Docker
7 21 (0.41%) vCloud
8 17 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.28%) XenServer
10 12 (0.24%) HDFS
10 12 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 10 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 9 (0.18%) Terminal Server
12 9 (0.18%) VirtualBox
12 9 (0.18%) VMware ESX
13 7 (0.14%) KVM
14 6 (0.12%) Snort
15 5 (0.098%) Tivoli Directory Server
16 4 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.059%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (0.69%) Puppet
3 32 (0.63%) SCCM
4 28 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
5 27 (0.53%) QRadar
6 22 (0.43%) Ansible
7 21 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 21 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 20 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
9 18 (0.35%) yum
10 17 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
10 17 (0.33%) Tivoli
11 14 (0.28%) XenMobile
12 13 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
12 13 (0.26%) Control-M
12 13 (0.26%) Nessus
13 11 (0.22%) Backup Exec
14 10 (0.20%) Jitterbit
14 10 (0.20%) vRealize
14 10 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 878 (17.27%) Oracle
2 807 (15.88%) Microsoft
3 756 (14.87%) SAP
4 236 (4.64%) Cisco
5 226 (4.45%) Salesforce.com
6 221 (4.35%) IBM
7 188 (3.70%) VMware
8 152 (2.99%) Tableau
9 121 (2.38%) Citrix
10 117 (2.30%) Informatica
11 112 (2.20%) HP
12 95 (1.87%) Cognos
13 84 (1.65%) Juniper
14 79 (1.55%) CheckPoint
15 75 (1.48%) Hyperion
15 75 (1.48%) ServiceNow
16 59 (1.16%) Teradata
17 53 (1.04%) Cognizant
18 51 (1.00%) Sybase
19 50 (0.98%) hybris
London
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Centrotec Consulting
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
CGI
Salary: £71000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + OTE and great incentives
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: Excellent package to attract the best
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped OTE
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Engage PSG
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Exceptional benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Uncapped OTE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + double OTE & Corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + progression + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + training + progression
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday