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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 501 490 544
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +54
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 122 126 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 81 80
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
(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 -1 22 £50,000 +47.60% 3
Bromley -15 4 £46,000 +104.44% 1
Beckenham - 2 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £57,500 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 101 (38.11%) Finance
2 85 (32.08%) Degree
3 52 (19.62%) Banking
4 51 (19.25%) Project Management
5 40 (15.09%) Java
6 39 (14.72%) Oracle
7 38 (14.34%) Microsoft
8 34 (12.83%) Service Management
9 30 (11.32%) ITIL
9 30 (11.32%) PRINCE2
10 28 (10.57%) SQL
10 28 (10.57%) Computer Science
11 27 (10.19%) Business Development
12 26 (9.81%) COBIT
12 26 (9.81%) Business Analysis
13 24 (9.06%) MS Office
13 24 (9.06%) Six Sigma
14 23 (8.68%) Windows
14 23 (8.68%) C++
15 22 (8.30%) German Language
16 21 (7.92%) ERP
17 20 (7.55%) Risk Management
17 20 (7.55%) Telecoms
17 20 (7.55%) ITSM
17 20 (7.55%) Back Office
17 20 (7.55%) French Language
17 20 (7.55%) Relational Database
18 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (6.79%) Firewall
20 17 (6.42%) Oracle Database

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (4.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.02%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.13%) Lync
5 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.38%) Mule
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.38%) Apache
6 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (9.06%) MS Office
2 14 (5.28%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.40%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.64%) MS Project
4 7 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.75%) Agresso
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.75%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.38%) Demantra
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.13%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.79%) Firewall
2 8 (3.02%) SAN
3 6 (2.26%) DNS
3 6 (2.26%) WAN
4 5 (1.89%) DHCP
4 5 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.51%) Wireless
5 4 (1.51%) LAN
5 4 (1.51%) Network Security
6 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.75%) FTP
6 2 (0.75%) VPN
6 2 (0.75%) Internet
6 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.75%) NAS
7 1 (0.38%) VLAN
7 1 (0.38%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.38%) IGRP
7 1 (0.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 17 (6.42%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.51%) MS Access
4 4 (1.51%) EDRMS
5 3 (1.13%) Big Data
6 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.38%) MySQL
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) FrontPage
1 4 (1.51%) Dreamweaver
General
1 101 (38.11%) Finance
2 52 (19.62%) Banking
3 22 (8.30%) German Language
4 20 (7.55%) Telecoms
4 20 (7.55%) Back Office
4 20 (7.55%) French Language
5 16 (6.04%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.53%) Legal
6 12 (4.53%) Marketing
7 11 (4.15%) Retail
8 10 (3.77%) Investment Banking
9 8 (3.02%) Law
10 6 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.89%) Japanese Language
11 5 (1.89%) Front Office
11 5 (1.89%) Games
12 4 (1.51%) Billing
13 3 (1.13%) Retail Banking
13 3 (1.13%) Advertising
14 2 (0.75%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.64%) .NET
2 3 (1.13%) Middleware
3 2 (0.75%) HTML
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.38%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) XML
4 1 (0.38%) XSLT
4 1 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.64%) E-Learning
4 5 (1.89%) Fixed Income
4 5 (1.89%) Economics
5 4 (1.51%) Open Source
5 4 (1.51%) Life Science
5 4 (1.51%) PKI
5 4 (1.51%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.13%) Informatics
6 3 (1.13%) Derivative
6 3 (1.13%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.13%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) Clustering
7 2 (0.75%) PACS
7 2 (0.75%) NHS
7 2 (0.75%) Social Media
7 2 (0.75%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.75%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.68%) Windows
2 10 (3.77%) UNIX
3 9 (3.40%) Linux
4 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.13%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.25%) Project Management
2 34 (12.83%) Service Management
3 30 (11.32%) ITIL
3 30 (11.32%) PRINCE2
4 27 (10.19%) Business Development
5 26 (9.81%) Business Analysis
6 24 (9.06%) Six Sigma
7 21 (7.92%) ERP
8 20 (7.55%) Risk Management
8 20 (7.55%) ITSM
9 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.53%) Change Management
10 12 (4.53%) Information Security
10 12 (4.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (3.77%) Business Transformation
13 9 (3.40%) IT Governance
13 9 (3.40%) Lean Six Sigma
13 9 (3.40%) CRM
14 8 (3.02%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.09%) Java
2 28 (10.57%) SQL
3 23 (8.68%) C++
4 9 (3.40%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.26%) C#
5 6 (2.26%) Python
6 5 (1.89%) PHP
6 5 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.89%) VB
7 4 (1.51%) VBA
8 2 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (32.08%) Degree
2 16 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (5.28%) CCNA
4 13 (4.91%) CISA
5 9 (3.40%) CISSP
6 8 (3.02%) ISEB
7 5 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.89%) CISM
7 5 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.51%) MOS
8 4 (1.51%) MCT
8 4 (1.51%) ECDL
8 4 (1.51%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.13%) CCEE
9 3 (1.13%) CCAA
9 3 (1.13%) ISACA
9 3 (1.13%) APMG
9 3 (1.13%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.81%) COBIT
2 12 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.26%) QA
4 5 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.13%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.75%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.38%) FATCA
7 1 (0.38%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.38%) UCITS
7 1 (0.38%) MiFID
7 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.38%) Basel II
7 1 (0.38%) GAMP
7 1 (0.38%) GCP
7 1 (0.38%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.13%) KVM
3 3 (1.13%) XenApp
3 3 (1.13%) XenServer
3 3 (1.13%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.13%) vSphere
4 1 (0.38%) Samba
4 1 (0.38%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) WSUS
1 3 (1.13%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 39 (14.72%) Oracle
2 38 (14.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.28%) SAP
4 10 (3.77%) VMware
5 8 (3.02%) Cisco
5 8 (3.02%) Dell
5 8 (3.02%) CheckPoint
6 7 (2.64%) Citrix
7 6 (2.26%) Symantec
8 5 (1.89%) HP
8 5 (1.89%) Adobe
9 4 (1.51%) F5
10 3 (1.13%) Veeam
10 3 (1.13%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.13%) McAfee
10 3 (1.13%) Sophos
10 3 (1.13%) Apple
10 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.75%) Altiris
11 2 (0.75%) IBM
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
CPI Selection
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 per annum + OTE £35000 1st Year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Church International
Salary: £44-55k pa + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits: 10 % bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + £4k/car + 5% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago