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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 39 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2561 3318 3646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.06% 7.33% 7.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 7.65% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2692 2721
Average salary £60,000 £58,125 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
40478 43348 47115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 36501 38952
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 -31 347 £60,000 +9.09% 83
Bromley - 18 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf +6 13 £72,500 +3.57%
Enfield - 9 £42,044 -
Uxbridge - 7 £60,000 - 1
Twickenham +1 4 £37,500 -25.74%
Hayes -2 4 £48,750 +10.16%
Hounslow -6 4 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Feltham - 4 - -
Wimbledon -14 2 £70,000 +40.00% 3
Harrow - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wembley - 2 £37,000 - 1
Docklands, London +24 1 £48,500 -26.79%
Hammersmith +7 1 - -
Croydon -16 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Orpington - 1 £57,500 -
Hillingdon - 1 £87,500 -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1563 (31.58%) Finance
2 1046 (21.14%) Degree
3 842 (17.01%) Oracle
4 794 (16.04%) Presales
5 741 (14.97%) Microsoft
6 728 (14.71%) SQL
7 674 (13.62%) SAP
8 672 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
9 658 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
10 572 (11.56%) Analytics
11 565 (11.42%) Java
12 552 (11.15%) Project Management
13 521 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
14 468 (9.46%) SQL Server
15 457 (9.23%) Banking
16 403 (8.14%) MS Excel
17 399 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 358 (7.23%) CRM
19 339 (6.85%) .NET
20 334 (6.75%) Information Security
21 332 (6.71%) Big Data
22 326 (6.59%) C#
23 319 (6.45%) JavaScript
24 317 (6.41%) Mentoring
25 313 (6.32%) Computer Science
26 310 (6.26%) Retail
27 304 (6.14%) Marketing
28 292 (5.90%) Business Analysis
29 290 (5.86%) Cybersecurity
30 287 (5.80%) Windows

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 132 (2.67%) SAS
2 124 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 78 (1.58%) IIS
4 59 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 51 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 48 (0.97%) JBoss
7 42 (0.85%) Skype for Business
8 40 (0.81%) Apache
8 40 (0.81%) MS Exchange
9 39 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 33 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 28 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 26 (0.53%) CMS
13 22 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
14 20 (0.40%) Apache Pig
15 19 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
17 17 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
18 15 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
19 14 (0.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 403 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 121 (2.44%) MS Office
3 70 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 29 (0.59%) SPSS
6 15 (0.30%) MS Project
7 13 (0.26%) S-PLUS
8 10 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.10%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.061%) Stata
12 2 (0.040%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.040%) Revit
13 1 (0.020%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.020%) EViews
13 1 (0.020%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 146 (2.95%) Oracle EBS
2 98 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 81 (1.64%) SAP FI
4 77 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 76 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 76 (1.54%) SAP CO
5 76 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
6 74 (1.50%) SAP SD
7 68 (1.37%) SAP MM
8 57 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
9 54 (1.09%) SAP BPC
10 53 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
11 38 (0.77%) SAP SCM
12 36 (0.73%) SAP HR
13 35 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
13 35 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
13 35 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
14 34 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
15 32 (0.65%) SAP WM
16 30 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 220 (4.45%) SaaS
2 156 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (2.02%) Office 365
4 89 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
5 68 (1.37%) Force.com
6 58 (1.17%) Taleo
7 52 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 47 (0.95%) IaaS
8 47 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
9 36 (0.73%) PaaS
10 29 (0.59%) Oracle CX
11 25 (0.51%) Google Analytics
12 19 (0.38%) iPaaS
13 18 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
14 16 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
15 13 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
16 12 (0.24%) Boomi
17 11 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 11 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 179 (3.62%) Firewall
1 179 (3.62%) Network Security
2 81 (1.64%) Internet
2 81 (1.64%) WAN
3 74 (1.50%) SAN
3 74 (1.50%) Wireless
4 71 (1.43%) LAN
5 57 (1.15%) VPN
6 47 (0.95%) Unified Communications
7 46 (0.93%) MPLS
8 45 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (0.87%) TCP/IP
10 41 (0.83%) DNS
11 40 (0.81%) SSL
12 37 (0.75%) BGP
13 31 (0.63%) OSPF
14 26 (0.53%) DHCP
15 25 (0.51%) VoIP
16 24 (0.48%) EIGRP
16 24 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 332 (6.71%) Big Data
3 255 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
4 212 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 206 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 182 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 174 (3.52%) Hadoop
8 164 (3.31%) QlikView
9 153 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 117 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
11 89 (1.80%) SAP HANA
11 89 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 80 (1.62%) Data Mining
13 79 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 73 (1.48%) SAP BW
15 71 (1.43%) SAP BI
16 70 (1.41%) Oracle Database
17 60 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
18 59 (1.19%) Power BI
19 58 (1.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 48 (0.97%) Selenium
3 47 (0.95%) Subversion
4 37 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 34 (0.69%) JIRA
6 33 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (0.61%) Maven
7 30 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 22 (0.44%) JUnit
8 22 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
9 21 (0.42%) TeamCity
10 19 (0.38%) SoapUI
11 17 (0.34%) Ranorex
12 16 (0.32%) Eclipse
13 15 (0.30%) Axure RP
14 14 (0.28%) Appium
15 13 (0.26%) Hudson
15 13 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (0.24%) JMeter
16 12 (0.24%) LSMW
General
1 1563 (31.58%) Finance
2 457 (9.23%) Banking
3 310 (6.26%) Retail
4 304 (6.14%) Marketing
5 261 (5.27%) Telecoms
6 177 (3.58%) Manufacturing
7 142 (2.87%) Legal
8 136 (2.75%) Investment Banking
9 109 (2.20%) Back Office
10 89 (1.80%) Law
11 80 (1.62%) Advertising
12 74 (1.50%) Front Office
13 66 (1.33%) French Language
14 64 (1.29%) Financial Institution
15 61 (1.23%) German Language
16 47 (0.95%) Billing
17 38 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
18 35 (0.71%) Games
19 32 (0.65%) Publishing
20 30 (0.61%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (6.85%) .NET
2 280 (5.66%) XML
3 264 (5.33%) HTML
3 264 (5.33%) Web Services
4 145 (2.93%) CSS
5 100 (2.02%) SOAP
6 93 (1.88%) J2EE
7 86 (1.74%) HTML5
8 82 (1.66%) ASP.NET
9 76 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 75 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
11 61 (1.23%) Middleware
12 50 (1.01%) Java EE
13 48 (0.97%) XSLT
14 45 (0.91%) XSL
15 42 (0.85%) Visualforce
16 40 (0.81%) Ajax
16 40 (0.81%) jQuery
16 40 (0.81%) MDX
16 40 (0.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 672 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
2 313 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 209 (4.22%) Data Centre
4 172 (3.48%) Visualisation
5 153 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 131 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 120 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 94 (1.90%) Derivative
9 86 (1.74%) User Experience
10 83 (1.68%) Fixed Income
11 71 (1.43%) Fintech
12 69 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 54 (1.09%) Equities
13 54 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
14 52 (1.05%) Data Integration
15 51 (1.03%) Social Media
16 50 (1.01%) FMCG
16 50 (1.01%) Hedge funds
17 48 (0.97%) Credit Risk
18 37 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 287 (5.80%) Windows
2 190 (3.84%) Linux
3 157 (3.17%) Unix
4 82 (1.66%) Windows Server
5 44 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (0.67%) Android
7 30 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 13 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.20%) Solaris
12 9 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.18%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.14%) AIX
13 7 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.12%) CentOS
14 6 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.10%) HPUX
15 5 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (16.04%) Presales
2 658 (13.30%) Business Intelligence
3 572 (11.56%) Analytics
4 552 (11.15%) Project Management
5 521 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 399 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 358 (7.23%) CRM
8 334 (6.75%) Information Security
9 317 (6.41%) Mentoring
10 292 (5.90%) Business Analysis
11 290 (5.86%) Cybersecurity
12 282 (5.70%) ITIL
13 275 (5.56%) Business Development
14 260 (5.25%) Risk Management
15 239 (4.83%) Change Management
16 237 (4.79%) ETL
17 234 (4.73%) ERP
18 200 (4.04%) Data Analytics
19 187 (3.78%) Data Analysis
20 175 (3.54%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 728 (14.71%) SQL
2 565 (11.42%) Java
3 326 (6.59%) C#
4 319 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 174 (3.52%) Python
6 144 (2.91%) C
7 138 (2.79%) C++
8 100 (2.02%) PL/SQL
9 86 (1.74%) R
10 69 (1.39%) Perl
11 67 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 63 (1.27%) VB.NET
13 47 (0.95%) Ruby
13 47 (0.95%) VBA
14 46 (0.93%) PHP
14 46 (0.93%) PowerShell
15 42 (0.85%) Apex Code
16 37 (0.75%) XPath
17 29 (0.59%) Bash Shell
18 28 (0.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1046 (21.14%) Degree
2 266 (5.37%) CISSP
3 180 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 168 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 156 (3.15%) CISM
6 117 (2.36%) CISA
7 114 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 114 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 104 (2.10%) CCNP
9 78 (1.58%) ACCA
10 69 (1.39%) CCIE
10 69 (1.39%) CIMA
11 68 (1.37%) MCSE
12 67 (1.35%) CCNA
13 66 (1.33%) CLAS
14 65 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 51 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
15 51 (1.03%) CREST Certified
16 47 (0.95%) PMI Certification
17 46 (0.93%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 131 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 122 (2.47%) QA
4 86 (1.74%) Data Quality
5 67 (1.35%) COBIT
6 44 (0.89%) SLA
7 40 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.34%) Solvency II
9 13 (0.26%) MiFID
9 13 (0.26%) PMBOK
10 8 (0.16%) BS25999
11 7 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 6 (0.12%) ISO19770
12 6 (0.12%) ISO27002
13 5 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
13 5 (0.10%) EMIR
13 5 (0.10%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.10%) SEPA
14 4 (0.081%) HL7
15 3 (0.061%) RMADS
System Software
1 126 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 123 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 44 (0.89%) vSphere
5 33 (0.67%) XenApp
6 30 (0.61%) XenDesktop
7 27 (0.55%) Docker
8 21 (0.42%) vCloud
9 20 (0.40%) HDFS
10 15 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 13 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 10 (0.20%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.18%) XenServer
15 5 (0.10%) NFS
15 5 (0.10%) Xen
16 4 (0.081%) KVM
17 3 (0.061%) MetaFrame
17 3 (0.061%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 38 (0.77%) Puppet
2 31 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (0.63%) QRadar
3 26 (0.53%) RSA Archer
3 26 (0.53%) SCCM
4 19 (0.38%) Ansible
5 14 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 14 (0.28%) XenMobile
6 13 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
6 13 (0.26%) Nagios
7 12 (0.24%) Jitterbit
7 12 (0.24%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 11 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
8 11 (0.22%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 11 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 10 (0.20%) vRealize
10 9 (0.18%) Control-M
10 9 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.18%) OpenAM
10 9 (0.18%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 842 (17.01%) Oracle
2 741 (14.97%) Microsoft
3 674 (13.62%) SAP
4 250 (5.05%) Cisco
5 243 (4.91%) Salesforce.com
6 183 (3.70%) IBM
7 179 (3.62%) Tableau
8 172 (3.48%) VMware
9 108 (2.18%) HP
10 107 (2.16%) Informatica
11 104 (2.10%) ServiceNow
12 103 (2.08%) Citrix
13 95 (1.92%) Juniper
14 85 (1.72%) CheckPoint
15 75 (1.52%) Cognos
16 73 (1.48%) Hyperion
17 72 (1.45%) ArcSight
18 65 (1.31%) Palo Alto
19 56 (1.13%) F5
19 56 (1.13%) Splunk
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - bonus, expenses + more
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lockton Companies
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum plus car allowance plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Corporate Benefits & Uncapped Coms
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + uncapped commission
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £70k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £75k plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago