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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 24 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3291 3170 3629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.43% 6.98% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.92% 7.43% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2629 2448 2942
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £76,100 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +18 767 £57,500 -4.16% 180
Bromley +9 14 £46,250 -15.90% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +5 10 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Brentford 0 8 £43,500 -20.90%
Clapham - 6 £28,750 -
Paddington - 5 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf +32 4 £67,500 -25.00%
Croydon -6 3 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Docklands, London -9 3 £85,000 -
Uxbridge -11 2 £65,000 +11.11% 2
Hounslow -11 2 £35,000 -50.00%
Greenford - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £24,000 -
Upminster -1 1 £23,000 -36.55%
Romford -2 1 £37,500 -46.42%
Sidcup - 1 £40,000 -
Chessington - 1 £40,000 - 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2161 (32.61%) Finance
2 1188 (17.93%) SAP
3 1174 (17.72%) Oracle
4 1067 (16.10%) Microsoft
5 1063 (16.04%) Degree
6 904 (13.64%) SQL
7 839 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
8 751 (11.33%) Java
9 683 (10.31%) Project Management
10 655 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
11 643 (9.70%) Banking
12 613 (9.25%) Windows
13 593 (8.95%) Retail
14 590 (8.90%) MS Excel
15 547 (8.26%) SQL Server
16 546 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
17 542 (8.18%) CRM
18 458 (6.91%) .NET
19 421 (6.35%) Analytics
20 412 (6.22%) C#
21 365 (5.51%) Manufacturing
22 353 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
23 348 (5.25%) Marketing
24 345 (5.21%) Business Development
25 329 (4.97%) JavaScript
26 323 (4.87%) Cisco
26 323 (4.87%) Oracle EBS
27 318 (4.80%) XML
28 314 (4.74%) SharePoint
28 314 (4.74%) Migration

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 314 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 176 (2.66%) Lync
3 158 (2.38%) SAS
4 155 (2.34%) MS Exchange
5 110 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 88 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 88 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 80 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 71 (1.07%) IIS
9 65 (0.98%) NetWeaver
10 64 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
11 62 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 60 (0.91%) WebLogic
12 60 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 54 (0.81%) CMS
14 45 (0.68%) JBoss
14 45 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
15 39 (0.59%) Apache
16 34 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
17 27 (0.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 590 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 174 (2.63%) MS Office
3 49 (0.74%) SPSS
4 47 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.41%) MS Project
7 19 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 18 (0.27%) AutoCAD
9 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.14%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.075%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (0.075%) Mingle
12 4 (0.060%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.030%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.030%) FastStats
13 2 (0.030%) NASTRAN
13 2 (0.030%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.030%) Photoshop
14 1 (0.015%) EViews
Business Applications
1 323 (4.87%) Oracle EBS
2 262 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 213 (3.21%) SAP FI
4 212 (3.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 212 (3.20%) SAP CO
5 191 (2.88%) SAP MM
6 157 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 147 (2.22%) SAP SD
8 132 (1.99%) SAP PP
9 107 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
10 103 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
11 98 (1.48%) Oracle General Ledger
12 94 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
13 93 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
14 88 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
15 85 (1.28%) SAP BPC
16 78 (1.18%) SAP SCM
17 69 (1.04%) SAP HR
18 60 (0.91%) Oracle Assets
19 58 (0.88%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 218 (3.29%) SaaS
2 119 (1.80%) Office 365
3 105 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 37 (0.56%) Force.com
6 35 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
7 32 (0.48%) IaaS
8 27 (0.41%) PaaS
9 8 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.075%) Taleo
12 4 (0.060%) CheetahMail
13 3 (0.045%) Heroku
14 2 (0.030%) IBM SmartCloud
15 1 (0.015%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.015%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 241 (3.64%) Firewall
2 144 (2.17%) SAN
3 117 (1.77%) DNS
4 100 (1.51%) Internet
5 97 (1.46%) Unified Communications
6 95 (1.43%) Network Security
7 92 (1.39%) WAN
8 86 (1.30%) DHCP
9 83 (1.25%) TCP/IP
10 76 (1.15%) LAN
11 72 (1.09%) VPN
12 69 (1.04%) Wireless
13 54 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 52 (0.78%) MPLS
15 44 (0.66%) VoIP
15 44 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
16 40 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
16 40 (0.60%) NetScaler
17 39 (0.59%) iSCSI
17 39 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 293 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
3 179 (2.70%) SAP BW
3 179 (2.70%) Big Data
4 164 (2.48%) Relational Database
5 150 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 150 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 141 (2.13%) SAP HANA
7 140 (2.11%) QlikView
8 136 (2.05%) Oracle BI EE
9 130 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 115 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
11 112 (1.69%) SAP BI
12 103 (1.55%) Oracle Database
13 100 (1.51%) Hadoop
14 90 (1.36%) RDBMS
15 75 (1.13%) OLAP
15 75 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 72 (1.09%) Essbase
17 70 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 65 (0.98%) Visual Studio
2 62 (0.94%) Eclipse
3 47 (0.71%) LoadRunner
4 42 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 41 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
6 37 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 37 (0.56%) Selenium
7 31 (0.47%) JUnit
8 26 (0.39%) JIRA
8 26 (0.39%) JMeter
9 21 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 21 (0.32%) Jenkins
10 19 (0.29%) Git (software)
10 19 (0.29%) LSMW
11 18 (0.27%) Subversion
12 17 (0.26%) Maven
13 16 (0.24%) FitNesse
14 13 (0.20%) SoapUI
14 13 (0.20%) SpecFlow
15 12 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 2161 (32.61%) Finance
2 643 (9.70%) Banking
3 593 (8.95%) Retail
4 365 (5.51%) Manufacturing
5 348 (5.25%) Marketing
6 307 (4.63%) Telecoms
7 145 (2.19%) Advertising
8 142 (2.14%) Legal
9 114 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 106 (1.60%) Aerospace
11 91 (1.37%) Law
12 87 (1.31%) Games
13 86 (1.30%) French Language
14 80 (1.21%) Billing
15 77 (1.16%) German Language
15 77 (1.16%) Back Office
16 69 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
17 60 (0.91%) Front Office
18 56 (0.85%) Financial Institution
19 51 (0.77%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (6.91%) .NET
2 318 (4.80%) XML
3 278 (4.20%) HTML
4 220 (3.32%) Web Services
5 206 (3.11%) CSS
6 130 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 119 (1.80%) SOAP
8 93 (1.40%) J2EE
9 92 (1.39%) Middleware
9 92 (1.39%) Spring
9 92 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
10 77 (1.16%) Ajax
11 68 (1.03%) XSLT
12 66 (1.00%) .NET Framework
13 61 (0.92%) HTML5
14 57 (0.86%) REST
15 52 (0.78%) JSP
16 48 (0.72%) jQuery
17 42 (0.63%) BAPI
18 41 (0.62%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 546 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 301 (4.54%) Computer Science
3 215 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
4 147 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 127 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 121 (1.83%) FMCG
7 99 (1.49%) User Experience
8 84 (1.27%) Mathematics
9 75 (1.13%) Social Media
10 71 (1.07%) Open Source
11 54 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 53 (0.80%) Derivative
13 47 (0.71%) Economics
14 46 (0.69%) Visualisation
14 46 (0.69%) Mobile App
15 45 (0.68%) Hedge funds
16 44 (0.66%) GIS
17 42 (0.63%) Fixed Income
18 40 (0.60%) Credit Risk
19 36 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 613 (9.25%) Windows
2 249 (3.76%) Linux
3 183 (2.76%) UNIX
4 145 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 136 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 86 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 74 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 69 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (0.50%) Android
10 27 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 24 (0.36%) Solaris
12 20 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.20%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.17%) HPUX
15 10 (0.15%) AIX
15 10 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.15%) CentOS
15 10 (0.15%) Windows Phone
16 9 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 839 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
2 683 (10.31%) Project Management
3 655 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
4 542 (8.18%) CRM
5 421 (6.35%) Analytics
6 353 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 345 (5.21%) Business Development
8 314 (4.74%) Migration
9 303 (4.57%) Business Analysis
10 302 (4.56%) ERP
11 293 (4.42%) ETL
12 283 (4.27%) ITIL
13 276 (4.17%) Information Security
14 236 (3.56%) Logistics
15 234 (3.53%) Mentoring
16 230 (3.47%) Workflow
17 218 (3.29%) Data Management
18 210 (3.17%) Coaching
19 207 (3.12%) Risk Management
20 202 (3.05%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 904 (13.64%) SQL
2 751 (11.33%) Java
3 412 (6.22%) C#
4 329 (4.97%) JavaScript
5 174 (2.63%) C
6 147 (2.22%) ABAP
7 128 (1.93%) Python
8 114 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 111 (1.68%) PHP
10 96 (1.45%) C++
11 66 (1.00%) PowerShell
12 65 (0.98%) VBA
13 60 (0.91%) Perl
14 57 (0.86%) Ruby
15 40 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 40 (0.60%) T-SQL
16 36 (0.54%) VBScript
17 35 (0.53%) R
18 34 (0.51%) VB
19 24 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1063 (16.04%) Degree
2 312 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 225 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 184 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 168 (2.54%) ISEB
6 161 (2.43%) SC Cleared
7 151 (2.28%) CISSP
8 145 (2.19%) MCSE
9 136 (2.05%) MCITP
10 124 (1.87%) CCNP
11 116 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 107 (1.61%) ACCA
13 106 (1.60%) CIMA
14 79 (1.19%) CCIE
15 73 (1.10%) CISM
16 66 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 65 (0.98%) MCTS
17 65 (0.98%) PMI Certification
17 65 (0.98%) CCNA
18 58 (0.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (4.12%) QA
2 156 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 87 (1.31%) SLA
4 74 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 64 (0.97%) Data Quality
6 51 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 50 (0.75%) COBIT
8 23 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.26%) EMIR
10 15 (0.23%) Basel II
11 8 (0.12%) MiFID
12 7 (0.11%) FATCA
12 7 (0.11%) Solvency II
13 6 (0.091%) Dodd-Frank
13 6 (0.091%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 4 (0.060%) GxP
14 4 (0.060%) GAAP
14 4 (0.060%) CRD IV
15 3 (0.045%) BS25999
15 3 (0.045%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 272 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 208 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 77 (1.16%) XenApp
5 73 (1.10%) vSphere
6 72 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 28 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 27 (0.41%) VMware ESX
9 24 (0.36%) XenServer
10 23 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
11 19 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 13 (0.20%) NFS
13 10 (0.15%) Xen
14 7 (0.11%) vCloud
15 6 (0.091%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.075%) Snort
16 5 (0.075%) KVM
16 5 (0.075%) Docker
16 5 (0.075%) VMware ESXi
17 4 (0.060%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 101 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 77 (1.16%) SCCM
3 60 (0.91%) SCOM
4 32 (0.48%) SCVMM
5 26 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (0.32%) XenMobile
7 19 (0.29%) Puppet
7 19 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
7 19 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 19 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 17 (0.26%) Nagios
8 17 (0.26%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (0.20%) SCOrch
10 10 (0.15%) SCDPM
10 10 (0.15%) Ansible
11 9 (0.14%) SELinux
11 9 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 8 (0.12%) Cisco Prime
12 8 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 1188 (17.93%) SAP
2 1174 (17.72%) Oracle
3 1067 (16.10%) Microsoft
4 323 (4.87%) Cisco
5 293 (4.42%) VMware
6 250 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
7 242 (3.65%) HP
8 239 (3.61%) IBM
9 203 (3.06%) Business Objects
10 198 (2.99%) Citrix
11 138 (2.08%) Cognos
12 128 (1.93%) Juniper
13 123 (1.86%) Siebel
14 116 (1.75%) Informatica
15 114 (1.72%) Hyperion
16 113 (1.71%) CheckPoint
17 103 (1.55%) NetApp
18 96 (1.45%) F5
19 92 (1.39%) Tableau
20 81 (1.22%) EMC
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £7,200 Car allowance +15% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Dental
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Package & flexible benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Certification Europe
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum £40,000 per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
BIAARS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension, Health & package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £48000 - £75000 per annum + flex bens, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday