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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 473 540 473
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -67
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 168 126 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 118 86 102
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 +40 36 £50,000 +1.52% 6
Uxbridge - 4 £30,000 -
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 164 (50.15%) Finance
2 93 (28.44%) Degree
3 87 (26.61%) Banking
4 51 (15.60%) Risk Management
4 51 (15.60%) Windows
5 50 (15.29%) Retail
6 49 (14.98%) Project Management
7 48 (14.68%) Oracle
8 47 (14.37%) Back Office
9 44 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (13.15%) Business Development
11 41 (12.54%) Microsoft
12 40 (12.23%) Information Security
13 38 (11.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 36 (11.01%) CISSP
14 36 (11.01%) ITIL
15 35 (10.70%) PRINCE2
16 34 (10.40%) Law
17 32 (9.79%) Java
18 31 (9.48%) German Language
18 31 (9.48%) Relational Database
18 31 (9.48%) Retail Banking
19 28 (8.56%) COBIT
20 27 (8.26%) MS Excel
21 26 (7.95%) Service Delivery
21 26 (7.95%) Computer Science
21 26 (7.95%) French Language
22 25 (7.65%) Credit Risk
22 25 (7.65%) Analytics
22 25 (7.65%) Programme Management

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (6.12%) IIS
2 14 (4.28%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.61%) WorkSite
4 2 (0.61%) Lync
4 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.67%) MS Office
3 7 (2.14%) MS Project
4 5 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.22%) Office 365
2 3 (0.92%) SaaS
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.81%) Network Security
2 16 (4.89%) Firewall
3 13 (3.98%) FTP
4 10 (3.06%) LAN
4 10 (3.06%) WAN
5 8 (2.45%) Internet
6 7 (2.14%) SAN
7 5 (1.53%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.53%) VPN
8 3 (0.92%) DNS
8 3 (0.92%) DHCP
8 3 (0.92%) Intranet
9 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.61%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.61%) WebEx
10 1 (0.31%) NAS
10 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.48%) Relational Database
2 13 (3.98%) Big Data
3 11 (3.36%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.83%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.53%) DB2
6 4 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.22%) Xcelsius
6 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.53%) HP UFT
1 5 (1.53%) LoadRunner
1 5 (1.53%) JIRA
1 5 (1.53%) Selenium
2 4 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.22%) Toad
3 1 (0.31%) Metasploit
General
1 164 (50.15%) Finance
2 87 (26.61%) Banking
3 50 (15.29%) Retail
4 47 (14.37%) Back Office
5 34 (10.40%) Law
6 31 (9.48%) Retail Banking
6 31 (9.48%) German Language
7 26 (7.95%) French Language
8 23 (7.03%) Investment Banking
9 20 (6.12%) Legal
10 13 (3.98%) Front Office
11 12 (3.67%) Wholesale Banking
12 9 (2.75%) Billing
12 9 (2.75%) Telecoms
13 8 (2.45%) Advertising
14 6 (1.83%) Manufacturing
15 4 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (1.22%) International Banking
16 3 (0.92%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.20%) HTML
2 16 (4.89%) .NET
3 15 (4.59%) Ajax
4 5 (1.53%) CSS
5 4 (1.22%) SAP XI
6 3 (0.92%) HTML5
7 2 (0.61%) CSS3
7 2 (0.61%) Web Services
7 2 (0.61%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.31%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.31%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.95%) Computer Science
3 25 (7.65%) Credit Risk
4 20 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (4.28%) Derivative
5 14 (4.28%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.98%) Market Risk
7 11 (3.36%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.75%) Clustering
9 8 (2.45%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.45%) Blog
10 7 (2.14%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.83%) Social Media
11 6 (1.83%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.53%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.22%) Physics
13 4 (1.22%) PKI
13 4 (1.22%) NHS
13 4 (1.22%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 51 (15.60%) Windows
2 15 (4.59%) UNIX
3 11 (3.36%) Linux
4 7 (2.14%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.92%) Android
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.60%) Risk Management
2 49 (14.98%) Project Management
3 43 (13.15%) Business Development
4 40 (12.23%) Information Security
5 36 (11.01%) ITIL
6 35 (10.70%) PRINCE2
7 26 (7.95%) Service Delivery
8 25 (7.65%) Programme Management
8 25 (7.65%) Analytics
9 23 (7.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 23 (7.03%) Service Management
10 22 (6.73%) Business Analysis
10 22 (6.73%) Cyber Security
11 20 (6.12%) Data Management
12 19 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (5.81%) SDLC
13 18 (5.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 18 (5.50%) Security Architecture
14 14 (4.28%) IT Governance
15 13 (3.98%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.79%) Java
2 22 (6.73%) SQL
3 16 (4.89%) C++
3 16 (4.89%) C
4 9 (2.75%) VB
5 8 (2.45%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.14%) C#
7 5 (1.53%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.22%) VBScript
8 4 (1.22%) PHP
8 4 (1.22%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.61%) Smalltalk
9 2 (0.61%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 93 (28.44%) Degree
2 36 (11.01%) CISSP
3 22 (6.73%) ACCA
3 22 (6.73%) CIMA
4 17 (5.20%) ISEB
5 15 (4.59%) PMP
5 15 (4.59%) PMI Certification
5 15 (4.59%) CISM
6 8 (2.45%) CISA
7 6 (1.83%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.83%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.22%) CISMP
9 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.61%) MBA
10 2 (0.61%) MOS
10 2 (0.61%) CEH
11 1 (0.31%) ACSA
11 1 (0.31%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (8.56%) COBIT
3 22 (6.73%) PCI DSS
4 21 (6.42%) QA
5 13 (3.98%) CRD IV
5 13 (3.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.53%) COREP
6 5 (1.53%) FINREP
7 3 (0.92%) FATCA
System Software
1 16 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.92%) XenApp
3 3 (0.92%) vSphere
4 2 (0.61%) XenServer
4 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.61%) vCloud
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.31%) Nessus
2 1 (0.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 48 (14.68%) Oracle
2 41 (12.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.34%) Avaloq
4 20 (6.12%) Wall Street Systems
4 20 (6.12%) SunGard
5 19 (5.81%) SAP
6 17 (5.20%) VMware
7 12 (3.67%) Cisco
7 12 (3.67%) Splunk
8 10 (3.06%) HP
9 9 (2.75%) Pega
10 8 (2.45%) ArcSight
11 7 (2.14%) IBM
12 6 (1.83%) Murex
12 6 (1.83%) Misys
12 6 (1.83%) Calypso
12 6 (1.83%) Fujitsu
12 6 (1.83%) NetApp
13 5 (1.53%) CA
13 5 (1.53%) Citrix
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k to £120k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PA Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Travel Expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Expenses
Posted: 7 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago