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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 466 513 501
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 148 145 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.32% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 108 105 86
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £96,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £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 22 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 22 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 +44 44 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Croydon +12 2 - -
Paddington - 1 £57,500 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 146 (44.92%) Finance
2 80 (24.62%) Degree
3 63 (19.38%) Banking
4 60 (18.46%) Windows
5 47 (14.46%) Risk Management
6 39 (12.00%) Retail
7 38 (11.69%) ITIL
8 37 (11.38%) Back Office
9 36 (11.08%) Oracle
10 35 (10.77%) Microsoft
11 34 (10.46%) Information Security
12 32 (9.85%) Firewall
13 31 (9.54%) Business Analysis
14 30 (9.23%) Business Development
14 30 (9.23%) Project Management
15 28 (8.62%) Service Delivery
15 28 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 28 (8.62%) VMware
16 26 (8.00%) German Language
16 26 (8.00%) COBIT
16 26 (8.00%) CIMA
16 26 (8.00%) ACCA
17 25 (7.69%) Java
18 24 (7.38%) SQL
18 24 (7.38%) Cisco
18 24 (7.38%) Service Management
19 23 (7.08%) HP
19 23 (7.08%) PRINCE2
20 22 (6.77%) Linux
20 22 (6.77%) MS Exchange

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 22 (6.77%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.08%) IIS
3 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.92%) Lync
5 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.62%) WorkSite
5 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.00%) MS Office
3 6 (1.85%) MS Project
4 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.15%) Office 365
2 7 (2.15%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.85%) Firewall
2 22 (6.77%) LAN
2 22 (6.77%) WAN
3 16 (4.92%) Network Security
4 11 (3.38%) SAN
5 9 (2.77%) FTP
6 8 (2.46%) VPN
6 8 (2.46%) DHCP
7 6 (1.85%) DNS
8 3 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.92%) VoIP
8 3 (0.92%) Wireless
8 3 (0.92%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.92%) WebEx
9 2 (0.62%) Wireless Security
9 2 (0.62%) Internet
9 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.62%) HTTP
9 2 (0.62%) SSL
10 1 (0.31%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.77%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.54%) Big Data
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.62%) DB2
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Selenium
1 4 (1.23%) JIRA
1 4 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.31%) Metasploit
General
1 146 (44.92%) Finance
2 63 (19.38%) Banking
3 39 (12.00%) Retail
4 37 (11.38%) Back Office
5 26 (8.00%) German Language
6 22 (6.77%) Law
7 21 (6.46%) French Language
8 16 (4.92%) Telecoms
9 15 (4.62%) Billing
9 15 (4.62%) Retail Banking
10 14 (4.31%) Investment Banking
10 14 (4.31%) Legal
11 9 (2.77%) Front Office
12 6 (1.85%) Games
13 5 (1.54%) Manufacturing
13 5 (1.54%) Marketing
14 4 (1.23%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (1.23%) International Banking
15 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.62%) Ajax
2 14 (4.31%) HTML
3 10 (3.08%) .NET
4 3 (0.92%) CSS
5 2 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (5.54%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.23%) Clustering
5 13 (4.00%) Credit Risk
6 10 (3.08%) Derivative
7 9 (2.77%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.85%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.54%) User Experience
10 4 (1.23%) BYOD
10 4 (1.23%) Economics
11 3 (0.92%) Replication
11 3 (0.92%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.92%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.62%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.46%) Windows
2 22 (6.77%) Linux
3 11 (3.38%) UNIX
3 11 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (14.46%) Risk Management
2 38 (11.69%) ITIL
3 34 (10.46%) Information Security
4 31 (9.54%) Business Analysis
5 30 (9.23%) Business Development
5 30 (9.23%) Project Management
6 28 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 24 (7.38%) Service Management
8 23 (7.08%) PRINCE2
9 22 (6.77%) Analytics
9 22 (6.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 21 (6.46%) ERP
11 20 (6.15%) Cyber Security
12 19 (5.85%) IT Governance
13 18 (5.54%) Data Management
14 16 (4.92%) Programme Management
14 16 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
15 13 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (4.00%) Business Transformation
15 13 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.69%) Java
2 24 (7.38%) SQL
3 9 (2.77%) C
4 6 (1.85%) C++
4 6 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.92%) VB
6 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 80 (24.62%) Degree
2 26 (8.00%) CIMA
2 26 (8.00%) ACCA
3 21 (6.46%) CISSP
4 16 (4.92%) CISM
5 12 (3.69%) CISA
5 12 (3.69%) ISEB
6 11 (3.38%) PMP
6 11 (3.38%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.54%) MBA
9 4 (1.23%) CISMP
9 4 (1.23%) MCSE
10 3 (0.92%) MOS
11 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.62%) CEH
11 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (8.00%) COBIT
3 9 (2.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (2.77%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.77%) QA
3 9 (2.77%) CRD IV
4 5 (1.54%) COREP
4 5 (1.54%) FINREP
System Software
1 14 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.23%) XenApp
4 3 (0.92%) vSphere
4 3 (0.92%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.62%) XenServer
5 2 (0.62%) vCloud
6 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.31%) Nessus
3 1 (0.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 36 (11.08%) Oracle
2 35 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.62%) VMware
4 24 (7.38%) Cisco
5 23 (7.08%) HP
6 20 (6.15%) Avaloq
7 19 (5.85%) Wall Street Systems
8 18 (5.54%) SunGard
9 17 (5.23%) SAP
9 17 (5.23%) NetApp
10 11 (3.38%) Citrix
11 6 (1.85%) Juniper
11 6 (1.85%) Calypso
11 6 (1.85%) Murex
11 6 (1.85%) Misys
12 5 (1.54%) Apple
12 5 (1.54%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.54%) Fortinet
13 4 (1.23%) CA
13 4 (1.23%) Symantec
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £80k
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus, Pension + flex benefits
Posted: 25 days ago