The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 477 511 531
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 155 152 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 117 112 67
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
IT 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
41729 46010 42261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.81% 93.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35204 38108 35722
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the London region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in London

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in London

IT 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 IT Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
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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 +25 45 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Croydon +5 2 - -
Paddington - 1 £57,500 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 148 (44.58%) Finance
2 79 (23.80%) Degree
3 62 (18.67%) Banking
4 60 (18.07%) Windows
5 47 (14.16%) Risk Management
6 45 (13.55%) Retail
7 39 (11.75%) Back Office
8 37 (11.14%) ITIL
9 33 (9.94%) Information Security
10 31 (9.34%) Project Management
11 30 (9.04%) Firewall
11 30 (9.04%) Oracle
11 30 (9.04%) Microsoft
12 29 (8.73%) Service Delivery
12 29 (8.73%) Business Analysis
13 28 (8.43%) Business Development
13 28 (8.43%) VMware
14 27 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 25 (7.53%) HP
16 24 (7.23%) SQL
16 24 (7.23%) PRINCE2
16 24 (7.23%) CIMA
16 24 (7.23%) ACCA
16 24 (7.23%) German Language
17 23 (6.93%) Linux
17 23 (6.93%) Cisco
17 23 (6.93%) COBIT
18 22 (6.63%) Programme Management
18 22 (6.63%) ERP

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.71%) IIS
3 6 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.20%) Lync
4 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.60%) WorkSite
5 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.30%) CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.30%) WordPress
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Drupal
6 1 (0.30%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.31%) MS Office
3 4 (1.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (2.71%) SaaS
3 8 (2.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.04%) Firewall
2 21 (6.33%) WAN
2 21 (6.33%) LAN
3 15 (4.52%) Network Security
4 13 (3.92%) SAN
5 10 (3.01%) DHCP
6 8 (2.41%) FTP
7 7 (2.11%) VPN
8 6 (1.81%) DNS
9 3 (0.90%) VoIP
9 3 (0.90%) Internet
9 3 (0.90%) Wireless
9 3 (0.90%) NetScaler
9 3 (0.90%) WebEx
10 2 (0.60%) Wireless Security
10 2 (0.60%) HTTP
10 2 (0.60%) SSL
11 1 (0.30%) VLAN
11 1 (0.30%) WLAN
11 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.42%) Relational Database
2 10 (3.01%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.51%) Big Data
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.30%) JIRA
2 1 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.30%) JMeter
2 1 (0.30%) Selenium
2 1 (0.30%) Metasploit
General
1 148 (44.58%) Finance
2 62 (18.67%) Banking
3 45 (13.55%) Retail
4 39 (11.75%) Back Office
5 24 (7.23%) German Language
6 19 (5.72%) French Language
6 19 (5.72%) Law
6 19 (5.72%) Retail Banking
7 17 (5.12%) Telecoms
8 15 (4.52%) Billing
9 13 (3.92%) Legal
10 12 (3.61%) Investment Banking
11 9 (2.71%) Wholesale Banking
12 8 (2.41%) Front Office
13 6 (1.81%) Games
13 6 (1.81%) Marketing
14 4 (1.20%) Manufacturing
14 4 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.90%) International Banking
16 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.52%) Ajax
2 14 (4.22%) HTML
3 8 (2.41%) .NET
4 3 (0.90%) CSS
4 3 (0.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.72%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.12%) Credit Risk
4 17 (5.12%) Clustering
5 16 (4.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (2.71%) Derivative
7 8 (2.41%) Market Risk
8 7 (2.11%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.51%) User Experience
9 5 (1.51%) BYOD
10 4 (1.20%) Economics
11 3 (0.90%) Replication
11 3 (0.90%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.90%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Social Media
12 2 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.07%) Windows
2 23 (6.93%) Linux
3 14 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 11 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.71%) UNIX
7 6 (1.81%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Solaris
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.30%) Android
8 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.16%) Risk Management
2 37 (11.14%) ITIL
3 33 (9.94%) Information Security
4 31 (9.34%) Project Management
5 29 (8.73%) Service Delivery
5 29 (8.73%) Business Analysis
6 28 (8.43%) Business Development
7 24 (7.23%) PRINCE2
8 22 (6.63%) Programme Management
8 22 (6.63%) ERP
9 21 (6.33%) Service Management
9 21 (6.33%) Analytics
10 20 (6.02%) Cyber Security
11 18 (5.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (5.12%) Risk Assessment
13 16 (4.82%) IT Governance
13 16 (4.82%) Data Management
14 15 (4.52%) Business Transformation
15 13 (3.92%) Performance Improvement
16 12 (3.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.23%) SQL
2 22 (6.63%) Java
3 6 (1.81%) C
3 6 (1.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.60%) C++
5 1 (0.30%) VB6
5 1 (0.30%) C#
5 1 (0.30%) PHP
5 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.30%) VB
5 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.30%) Python
5 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (23.80%) Degree
2 24 (7.23%) CIMA
2 24 (7.23%) ACCA
3 18 (5.42%) CISSP
4 15 (4.52%) CISM
5 12 (3.61%) PMP
5 12 (3.61%) PMI Certification
6 11 (3.31%) CISA
7 8 (2.41%) ISEB
8 7 (2.11%) MBA
9 6 (1.81%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (1.20%) MCSE
10 4 (1.20%) CISMP
10 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.90%) CEH
11 3 (0.90%) MOS
12 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (6.93%) COBIT
3 8 (2.41%) CRD IV
3 8 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.11%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.51%) QA
5 5 (1.51%) COREP
5 5 (1.51%) FINREP
6 2 (0.60%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.20%) XenApp
3 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.90%) vSphere
5 2 (0.60%) XenServer
5 2 (0.60%) vCloud
6 1 (0.30%) Snort
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (0.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.60%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) Nessus
4 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (9.04%) Oracle
1 30 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.43%) VMware
3 25 (7.53%) HP
4 23 (6.93%) Cisco
5 18 (5.42%) Avaloq
6 17 (5.12%) Wall Street Systems
6 17 (5.12%) NetApp
7 16 (4.82%) SunGard
8 14 (4.22%) SAP
9 13 (3.92%) Citrix
10 7 (2.11%) Apple
10 7 (2.11%) Pega
11 6 (1.81%) Juniper
11 6 (1.81%) Symantec
12 5 (1.51%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.51%) Blue Coat
12 5 (1.51%) Calypso
12 5 (1.51%) Murex
12 5 (1.51%) Misys
City, London
Red10
Salary: From £65,000 to £77,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £80k
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £45000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension + flex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Commission up to 40%
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
RM Education
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago