The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 26 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3627 3301 4611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.31% 7.26% 8.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.80% 7.73% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2710 2601 3801
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Consultant
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 938 £58,500 +6.36% 186
Croydon -4 24 £47,500 -13.63%
Hounslow -2 19 £44,000 -32.30%
Uxbridge +11 11 £63,750 +6.25%
Chiswick -2 10 £40,500 -19.00%
Barnet - 9 £36,000 -
Clapham - 8 £60,000 -
Hammersmith - 6 £49,000 -
Bromley -20 5 £50,000 -1.96% 1
Enfield +6 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Wimbledon -1 3 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Twickenham -3 3 £52,500 +45.83%
Worcester Park - 3 £45,000 -
Brentford +8 2 - -
Docklands, London -1 2 £44,750 -40.33%
Canary Wharf - 2 £85,000 -
Beckenham - 2 £24,000 -
Chessington - 1 £42,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £47,500 - 1
Teddington - 1 - -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (32.46%) Finance
2 1305 (19.75%) SAP
3 1249 (18.91%) Microsoft
4 1194 (18.07%) Oracle
5 1176 (17.80%) Degree
6 1016 (15.38%) SQL
7 944 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 944 (14.29%) Project Management
8 729 (11.04%) SQL Server
9 700 (10.60%) Windows
10 697 (10.55%) Java
11 649 (9.82%) MS Excel
12 566 (8.57%) Banking
13 552 (8.36%) CRM
14 523 (7.92%) .NET
15 503 (7.61%) Analytics
16 472 (7.15%) Business Development
17 443 (6.71%) SharePoint
18 422 (6.39%) Manufacturing
19 405 (6.13%) C#
20 397 (6.01%) Retail
21 394 (5.96%) ERP
22 388 (5.87%) Telecoms
23 383 (5.80%) VMware
24 372 (5.63%) Risk Management
25 364 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 360 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
27 352 (5.33%) HTML
28 343 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 340 (5.15%) JavaScript

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 443 (6.71%) SharePoint
2 193 (2.92%) MS Exchange
3 176 (2.66%) SAS
4 122 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 114 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
5 114 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 111 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 108 (1.63%) IIS
8 90 (1.36%) WebSphere
9 89 (1.35%) Lync
10 79 (1.20%) Tomcat
11 68 (1.03%) NetWeaver
12 66 (1.00%) WebLogic
12 66 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 49 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
14 46 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
15 45 (0.68%) Apache
16 44 (0.67%) CMS
17 40 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
18 39 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 649 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 194 (2.94%) MS Office
3 99 (1.50%) SPSS
4 89 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 57 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 33 (0.50%) MS Project
7 19 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 13 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 12 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
11 10 (0.15%) Photoshop
12 7 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
13 6 (0.091%) Stata
13 6 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (0.076%) Weka
14 5 (0.076%) Fireworks
14 5 (0.076%) Vensim
15 2 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.030%) Maya
16 1 (0.015%) EViews
Business Applications
1 228 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 205 (3.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 182 (2.76%) SAP SD
4 177 (2.68%) SAP FI
4 177 (2.68%) SAP MM
5 169 (2.56%) SAP CO
5 169 (2.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 160 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
7 116 (1.76%) Oracle Receivables
8 109 (1.65%) SAP BPC
9 105 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
9 105 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
10 101 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
11 100 (1.51%) Dynamics AX
12 97 (1.47%) SAP PP
13 89 (1.35%) SAP CRM
14 85 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
15 83 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
16 74 (1.12%) SAP APO
17 69 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 138 (2.09%) SaaS
2 129 (1.95%) Office 365
3 107 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (0.47%) PaaS
6 29 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
7 24 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (0.27%) IaaS
9 16 (0.24%) Force.com
10 15 (0.23%) GitHub
11 14 (0.21%) Taleo
12 7 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.061%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.061%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.061%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.045%) Heroku
14 3 (0.045%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.030%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.030%) Engine Yard
16 1 (0.015%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 190 (2.88%) Firewall
2 159 (2.41%) SAN
3 137 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 123 (1.86%) WAN
5 117 (1.77%) Internet
6 113 (1.71%) Unified Communications
7 105 (1.59%) Network Security
8 94 (1.42%) DNS
8 94 (1.42%) LAN
9 85 (1.29%) VPN
10 69 (1.04%) Wireless
11 66 (1.00%) HTTP
12 59 (0.89%) DHCP
13 54 (0.82%) MPLS
14 53 (0.80%) VoIP
15 48 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
16 41 (0.62%) NAS
17 34 (0.51%) iSCSI
18 30 (0.45%) BGP
19 29 (0.44%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 364 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 343 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 307 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 267 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 215 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 202 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 194 (2.94%) SAP BW
9 173 (2.62%) QlikView
10 170 (2.57%) Big Data
11 160 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
12 149 (2.26%) Oracle Database
13 139 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 135 (2.04%) OLAP
15 129 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
16 124 (1.88%) Hadoop
17 111 (1.68%) SAP BI
17 111 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
18 100 (1.51%) RDBMS
19 88 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (1.01%) Visual Studio
2 65 (0.98%) Selenium
3 58 (0.88%) Eclipse
4 43 (0.65%) Xcode
5 41 (0.62%) PhoneGap
5 41 (0.62%) LoadRunner
6 38 (0.58%) WebDriver
7 33 (0.50%) Subversion
7 33 (0.50%) JUnit
8 32 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
9 30 (0.45%) Introscope
9 30 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (0.42%) Axure RP
11 27 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
12 26 (0.39%) Ant
13 25 (0.38%) TestComplete
14 24 (0.36%) Maven
14 24 (0.36%) Jenkins
15 21 (0.32%) Ranorex
16 20 (0.30%) WinRunner
General
1 2144 (32.46%) Finance
2 566 (8.57%) Banking
3 422 (6.39%) Manufacturing
4 397 (6.01%) Retail
5 388 (5.87%) Telecoms
6 326 (4.93%) Marketing
7 152 (2.30%) Legal
8 139 (2.10%) Investment Banking
9 119 (1.80%) Advertising
10 118 (1.79%) Billing
11 114 (1.73%) Back Office
12 95 (1.44%) Games
13 88 (1.33%) Retail Banking
14 86 (1.30%) Front Office
15 85 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 75 (1.14%) German Language
17 65 (0.98%) Financial Institution
18 63 (0.95%) French Language
19 55 (0.83%) Law
20 44 (0.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (7.92%) .NET
2 352 (5.33%) HTML
3 294 (4.45%) XML
4 269 (4.07%) Web Services
5 220 (3.33%) CSS
6 163 (2.47%) J2EE
7 119 (1.80%) Middleware
8 118 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 118 (1.79%) HTML5
9 117 (1.77%) Spring
10 93 (1.41%) Java EE
11 81 (1.23%) SOAP
12 79 (1.20%) XSLT
13 73 (1.11%) jQuery
14 66 (1.00%) MDX
15 65 (0.98%) JSP
16 59 (0.89%) Ajax
17 52 (0.79%) .NET Framework
18 50 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
19 49 (0.74%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 325 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 163 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 160 (2.42%) FMCG
4 144 (2.18%) Management Information System
4 144 (2.18%) Mathematics
5 125 (1.89%) Open Source
6 105 (1.59%) Social Media
7 103 (1.56%) Data Integration
8 80 (1.21%) Life Science
9 78 (1.18%) Derivative
10 74 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 69 (1.04%) Mobile App
12 66 (1.00%) Clustering
13 64 (0.97%) Statistics
14 56 (0.85%) Digital Media
15 54 (0.82%) Fixed Income
16 51 (0.77%) Equities
17 47 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 43 (0.65%) Client/Server
19 38 (0.58%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 700 (10.60%) Windows
2 250 (3.78%) Linux
3 232 (3.51%) UNIX
4 189 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 167 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 122 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 87 (1.32%) Android
8 56 (0.85%) Solaris
9 52 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 47 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 40 (0.61%) Windows XP
12 27 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
13 25 (0.38%) CentOS
14 24 (0.36%) Windows 8
15 19 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
16 15 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (0.21%) Mac OS X
18 12 (0.18%) Ubuntu
19 9 (0.14%) HPUX
20 8 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 944 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 944 (14.29%) Project Management
2 552 (8.36%) CRM
3 503 (7.61%) Analytics
4 472 (7.15%) Business Development
5 394 (5.96%) ERP
6 372 (5.63%) Risk Management
7 360 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 317 (4.80%) Business Analysis
9 308 (4.66%) ETL
10 301 (4.56%) ITIL
11 242 (3.66%) Information Security
12 240 (3.63%) Migration
13 230 (3.48%) PRINCE2
14 224 (3.39%) Logistics
15 218 (3.30%) Change Management
16 205 (3.10%) Data Management
17 202 (3.06%) E-Commerce
18 195 (2.95%) Technical Architecture
18 195 (2.95%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1016 (15.38%) SQL
2 697 (10.55%) Java
3 405 (6.13%) C#
4 340 (5.15%) JavaScript
5 150 (2.27%) C++
6 137 (2.07%) PL/SQL
7 114 (1.73%) C
8 112 (1.70%) PHP
9 106 (1.60%) T-SQL
10 104 (1.57%) ABAP
11 89 (1.35%) Python
12 74 (1.12%) VB
13 62 (0.94%) Perl
14 57 (0.86%) Ruby
15 50 (0.76%) PowerShell
16 47 (0.71%) VBA
16 47 (0.71%) VBScript
17 44 (0.67%) R
18 40 (0.61%) Shell Script
19 37 (0.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1176 (17.80%) Degree
2 253 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 200 (3.03%) CISSP
4 192 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 147 (2.23%) MCITP
6 138 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
7 137 (2.07%) MCSE
8 112 (1.70%) ACCA
9 110 (1.67%) CISA
10 105 (1.59%) CISM
10 105 (1.59%) CIMA
11 87 (1.32%) PMI Certification
12 79 (1.20%) CCNP
13 74 (1.12%) MCTS
14 71 (1.07%) SC Cleared
15 67 (1.01%) CCNA
16 62 (0.94%) PMP
17 59 (0.89%) CCIE
18 56 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 48 (0.73%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (4.25%) QA
2 125 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 73 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 72 (1.09%) COBIT
5 67 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 33 (0.50%) SLA
7 31 (0.47%) Solvency II
8 30 (0.45%) ISO 9001
9 27 (0.41%) HL7
9 27 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (0.27%) EMIR
11 16 (0.24%) CRD IV
12 15 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
13 14 (0.21%) Basel II
14 12 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
15 11 (0.17%) COREP
16 10 (0.15%) FINREP
16 10 (0.15%) MiFID
17 7 (0.11%) COSO
17 7 (0.11%) Basel III
System Software
1 308 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 225 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 167 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 103 (1.56%) vSphere
5 94 (1.42%) XenApp
6 79 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 44 (0.67%) XenServer
8 27 (0.41%) UAG
9 25 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
10 23 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.35%) VMware ESX
11 20 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.27%) vCloud
13 15 (0.23%) Terminal Services
14 14 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 13 (0.20%) ISA Server
16 11 (0.17%) KVM
17 9 (0.14%) Xen
17 9 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 8 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 73 (1.11%) SCCM
2 67 (1.01%) SCOM
3 32 (0.48%) SCVMM
4 31 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 24 (0.36%) Backup Exec
5 24 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 24 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (0.33%) NetBackup
7 20 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
8 19 (0.29%) SCSM
8 19 (0.29%) SAP Afaria
9 17 (0.26%) Puppet
10 16 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 10 (0.15%) SCDPM
11 10 (0.15%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.12%) SCOrch
12 8 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
13 7 (0.11%) MOM
13 7 (0.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1305 (19.75%) SAP
2 1249 (18.91%) Microsoft
3 1194 (18.07%) Oracle
4 383 (5.80%) VMware
5 281 (4.25%) Cisco
6 242 (3.66%) Business Objects
7 227 (3.44%) Citrix
8 189 (2.86%) IBM
9 178 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
10 177 (2.68%) Cognos
11 146 (2.21%) HP
12 136 (2.06%) Informatica
13 135 (2.04%) Siebel
14 127 (1.92%) Tableau
15 109 (1.65%) Hyperion
16 103 (1.56%) Adobe
17 90 (1.36%) EMC
18 79 (1.20%) JBoss
19 78 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
20 73 (1.11%) SunGard
London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and More
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brimstone Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Private Medical Care, Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Skye Group
Salary: £35,000 per annum + OET & Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago