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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 28 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3066 3051 3329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.29% 7.09% 7.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.77% 7.56% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 2338 2700
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 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
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
39456 40353 41571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 33025 35449
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +10 776 £57,500 - 176
Croydon -8 12 £40,000 -15.78%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 11 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Brentford -5 10 £43,500 -
Chessington - 7 £45,000 -
Twickenham +3 6 £48,500 -7.61%
Canary Wharf +19 5 £67,500 -25.00%
Clapham +6 5 - -
Docklands, London 0 4 £67,500 +50.83%
Bromley +3 3 £45,000 -20.00% 1
Uxbridge -6 3 £35,000 -44.00%
Greenford - 3 - -
Upminster +4 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Hayes +3 2 £44,250 -43.63% 1
Hounslow -3 2 £31,000 -
Romford - 2 £33,500 -
Wembley - 2 £35,000 - 1
Paddington 0 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2144 (33.44%) Finance
2 1139 (17.77%) Microsoft
3 1124 (17.53%) Oracle
4 1119 (17.45%) SAP
5 1007 (15.71%) Degree
6 942 (14.69%) SQL
7 849 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
8 688 (10.73%) Project Management
8 688 (10.73%) Windows
9 668 (10.42%) Java
10 651 (10.15%) Banking
11 608 (9.48%) Retail
12 607 (9.47%) MS Excel
13 598 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
14 576 (8.98%) CRM
15 557 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
16 555 (8.66%) SQL Server
17 517 (8.06%) Analytics
18 398 (6.21%) .NET
19 384 (5.99%) Cisco
20 379 (5.91%) Manufacturing
21 375 (5.85%) C#
22 373 (5.82%) VMware
23 338 (5.27%) Business Development
24 329 (5.13%) Marketing
25 324 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
25 324 (5.05%) SharePoint
25 324 (5.05%) ETL
26 321 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
27 318 (4.96%) Business Analysis

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 324 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 211 (3.29%) Lync
3 191 (2.98%) MS Exchange
4 138 (2.15%) SAS
5 129 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 123 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 89 (1.39%) IIS
8 81 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 72 (1.12%) WebSphere
10 70 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 65 (1.01%) NetWeaver
12 55 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 48 (0.75%) WebLogic
14 46 (0.72%) JBoss
15 42 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
16 41 (0.64%) Apache
17 36 (0.56%) Tomcat
17 36 (0.56%) CMS
18 32 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
19 31 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 607 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 155 (2.42%) MS Office
3 46 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 44 (0.69%) SPSS
5 37 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.41%) MS Project
7 21 (0.33%) InfoPath
8 19 (0.30%) PowerPivot
9 13 (0.20%) AutoCAD
10 10 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
12 4 (0.062%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.047%) Photoshop
13 3 (0.047%) Mingle
13 3 (0.047%) FastStats
14 1 (0.016%) EViews
14 1 (0.016%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 324 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
2 248 (3.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 224 (3.49%) SAP FI
4 219 (3.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 219 (3.42%) SAP CO
5 214 (3.34%) SAP MM
6 204 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 149 (2.32%) SAP SD
8 134 (2.09%) SAP PP
9 118 (1.84%) Oracle Financials
10 97 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
11 96 (1.50%) Oracle Receivables
11 96 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
12 95 (1.48%) Oracle General Ledger
13 89 (1.39%) SAP SCM
14 84 (1.31%) SAP APO
15 80 (1.25%) SAP HR
16 61 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
17 57 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
18 54 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 204 (3.18%) SaaS
2 157 (2.45%) Office 365
3 135 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (0.73%) IaaS
5 44 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
7 34 (0.53%) Force.com
8 14 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (0.20%) PaaS
10 12 (0.19%) Yammer
11 9 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.11%) Taleo
13 2 (0.031%) IBM SmartCloud
13 2 (0.031%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.031%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.016%) Rackspace Cloud
14 1 (0.016%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 300 (4.68%) Firewall
2 170 (2.65%) SAN
3 163 (2.54%) Network Security
4 153 (2.39%) WAN
5 138 (2.15%) LAN
6 135 (2.11%) DNS
7 134 (2.09%) Wireless
8 125 (1.95%) VPN
9 103 (1.61%) Unified Communications
10 94 (1.47%) Internet
11 90 (1.40%) DHCP
12 81 (1.26%) MPLS
13 75 (1.17%) TCP/IP
14 69 (1.08%) VoIP
15 66 (1.03%) BGP
16 63 (0.98%) NetScaler
17 62 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
18 60 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
19 57 (0.89%) iSCSI
19 57 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 555 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 321 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
3 186 (2.90%) SAP BW
4 179 (2.79%) Big Data
5 178 (2.78%) SAP HANA
6 172 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 171 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 169 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 160 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 145 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
11 139 (2.17%) QlikView
12 123 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 110 (1.72%) SAP BI
14 98 (1.53%) Hadoop
15 96 (1.50%) OLAP
16 94 (1.47%) RDBMS
16 94 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 88 (1.37%) Oracle Database
18 76 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
19 74 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 50 (0.78%) Selenium
2 47 (0.73%) Visual Studio
3 46 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 41 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
5 39 (0.61%) JMeter
6 38 (0.59%) LoadRunner
7 35 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 32 (0.50%) JIRA
9 29 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
10 25 (0.39%) SoapUI
11 22 (0.34%) Jenkins
12 21 (0.33%) JUnit
13 20 (0.31%) Subversion
14 16 (0.25%) Maven
14 16 (0.25%) Bugzilla
14 16 (0.25%) WebDriver
15 15 (0.23%) LSMW
16 13 (0.20%) Git (software)
16 13 (0.20%) Cucumber
17 11 (0.17%) SilkPerformer
General
1 2144 (33.44%) Finance
2 651 (10.15%) Banking
3 608 (9.48%) Retail
4 379 (5.91%) Manufacturing
5 329 (5.13%) Marketing
6 307 (4.79%) Telecoms
7 150 (2.34%) Aerospace
8 147 (2.29%) Advertising
9 122 (1.90%) Legal
10 118 (1.84%) Investment Banking
11 109 (1.70%) Law
12 89 (1.39%) French Language
13 82 (1.28%) Games
14 79 (1.23%) Back Office
15 78 (1.22%) Billing
16 77 (1.20%) German Language
17 68 (1.06%) Financial Institution
18 67 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
19 59 (0.92%) General Ledger
20 51 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (6.21%) .NET
2 282 (4.40%) XML
3 253 (3.95%) HTML
4 200 (3.12%) Web Services
5 163 (2.54%) CSS
6 127 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
7 123 (1.92%) ASP.NET
8 116 (1.81%) Middleware
9 107 (1.67%) SOAP
10 87 (1.36%) Ajax
11 79 (1.23%) J2EE
12 65 (1.01%) Spring
13 60 (0.94%) .NET Framework
14 53 (0.83%) XSLT
15 51 (0.80%) WCF
16 49 (0.76%) HTML5
17 47 (0.73%) jQuery
18 40 (0.62%) Visualforce
18 40 (0.62%) BAPI
19 38 (0.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 557 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
2 261 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 190 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 181 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 141 (2.20%) Data Integration
6 120 (1.87%) FMCG
7 85 (1.33%) User Experience
8 83 (1.29%) Open Source
9 79 (1.23%) Mathematics
10 72 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 69 (1.08%) Hedge funds
12 65 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 61 (0.95%) Clustering
14 59 (0.92%) Social Media
15 52 (0.81%) Derivative
16 49 (0.76%) Credit Risk
17 40 (0.62%) PMI
17 40 (0.62%) Mobile App
18 37 (0.58%) GIS
19 36 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 688 (10.73%) Windows
2 262 (4.09%) Linux
3 191 (2.98%) UNIX
4 189 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 172 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 120 (1.87%) Windows 7
7 96 (1.50%) Windows 8
8 89 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 37 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 35 (0.55%) Solaris
11 32 (0.50%) Android
12 27 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 17 (0.27%) Windows 2000
14 16 (0.25%) Windows Vista
15 15 (0.23%) AIX
16 14 (0.22%) Windows Phone
17 13 (0.20%) HPUX
17 13 (0.20%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.16%) CentOS
19 8 (0.12%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
2 688 (10.73%) Project Management
3 598 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
4 576 (8.98%) CRM
5 517 (8.06%) Analytics
6 338 (5.27%) Business Development
7 324 (5.05%) ETL
8 318 (4.96%) Business Analysis
9 317 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 306 (4.77%) Migration
11 287 (4.48%) Information Security
12 275 (4.29%) ERP
13 252 (3.93%) ITIL
14 235 (3.67%) Logistics
15 225 (3.51%) Data Management
16 222 (3.46%) Mentoring
17 219 (3.42%) Workflow
18 196 (3.06%) Service Delivery
19 195 (3.04%) Risk Management
20 187 (2.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 942 (14.69%) SQL
2 668 (10.42%) Java
3 375 (5.85%) C#
4 313 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 154 (2.40%) ABAP
6 149 (2.32%) C
7 120 (1.87%) Python
8 109 (1.70%) PL/SQL
9 88 (1.37%) PowerShell
10 87 (1.36%) PHP
11 86 (1.34%) C++
12 71 (1.11%) Perl
13 58 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 58 (0.90%) VBA
14 47 (0.73%) Ruby
14 47 (0.73%) Shell Script
15 46 (0.72%) R
16 43 (0.67%) Apex Code
17 39 (0.61%) Bash Shell
18 35 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1007 (15.71%) Degree
2 317 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 285 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 228 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
5 205 (3.20%) MCSE
6 165 (2.57%) SC Cleared
7 157 (2.45%) MCITP
8 155 (2.42%) CISSP
9 146 (2.28%) CCNP
10 143 (2.23%) ISEB
11 119 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 112 (1.75%) CIMA
13 110 (1.72%) ACCA
14 100 (1.56%) CCIE
15 91 (1.42%) MCTS
16 89 (1.39%) PMI Certification
17 80 (1.25%) CCNA
18 78 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 78 (1.22%) VCP4
19 77 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 265 (4.13%) QA
2 143 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 87 (1.36%) SLA
4 67 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 66 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 42 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 34 (0.53%) COBIT
8 30 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 15 (0.23%) Basel II
10 14 (0.22%) EMIR
11 12 (0.19%) Solvency II
12 10 (0.16%) CRD IV
13 8 (0.12%) FATCA
14 7 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
15 5 (0.078%) GAAP
15 5 (0.078%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 5 (0.078%) HL7
16 4 (0.062%) ISO 14001
16 4 (0.062%) COREP
16 4 (0.062%) FINREP
System Software
1 316 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 234 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 207 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 88 (1.37%) XenApp
5 77 (1.20%) XenDesktop
6 76 (1.19%) vSphere
7 34 (0.53%) XenServer
8 32 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (0.42%) NFS
10 15 (0.23%) Terminal Services
11 14 (0.22%) vCloud
12 11 (0.17%) Xen
13 10 (0.16%) VMware ESX
14 9 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (0.14%) Snort
14 9 (0.14%) Docker
15 8 (0.12%) KVM
15 8 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 8 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (0.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 108 (1.68%) SCCM
2 98 (1.53%) SCOM
3 74 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
4 40 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (0.55%) SCVMM
6 29 (0.45%) Tivoli
7 27 (0.42%) Puppet
8 19 (0.30%) Nagios
9 18 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
9 18 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
9 18 (0.28%) Ansible
9 18 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
10 17 (0.27%) XenMobile
10 17 (0.27%) SCOrch
11 15 (0.23%) SCDPM
12 14 (0.22%) Backup Exec
13 13 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 13 (0.20%) SELinux
14 12 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
15 11 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1139 (17.77%) Microsoft
2 1124 (17.53%) Oracle
3 1119 (17.45%) SAP
4 384 (5.99%) Cisco
5 373 (5.82%) VMware
6 250 (3.90%) HP
7 245 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
8 239 (3.73%) IBM
9 230 (3.59%) Business Objects
10 226 (3.53%) Citrix
11 177 (2.76%) Juniper
12 144 (2.25%) Cognos
13 130 (2.03%) CheckPoint
14 112 (1.75%) Informatica
15 107 (1.67%) NetApp
16 105 (1.64%) Tableau
17 104 (1.62%) F5
18 98 (1.53%) Hyperion
19 84 (1.31%) Siebel
20 78 (1.22%) Teradata
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Other Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + £45k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £43000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum, Benefits £45k-£50k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits £60k- £70k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday