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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 479 500 497
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 150 141 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 110 107 84
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +0.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +41 34 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Uxbridge - 4 £30,000 -
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
Wembley - 1 £45,000 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 158 (49.84%) Finance
2 101 (31.86%) Degree
3 93 (29.34%) Banking
4 56 (17.67%) Project Management
5 52 (16.40%) Oracle
6 49 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (15.14%) Windows
7 48 (15.14%) CISSP
8 46 (14.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 45 (14.20%) Retail
10 44 (13.88%) Law
11 42 (13.25%) Risk Management
12 39 (12.30%) Microsoft
12 39 (12.30%) Information Security
13 38 (11.99%) Back Office
14 37 (11.67%) Business Development
15 35 (11.04%) Relational Database
16 34 (10.73%) German Language
17 33 (10.41%) PRINCE2
18 32 (10.09%) ITIL
19 29 (9.15%) MS Excel
19 29 (9.15%) Java
19 29 (9.15%) PCI DSS
20 28 (8.83%) Vulnerability Management
21 27 (8.52%) Security Architecture
21 27 (8.52%) Computer Science
21 27 (8.52%) French Language
21 27 (8.52%) Retail Banking
22 26 (8.20%) Avaloq
22 26 (8.20%) IIS

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 26 (8.20%) IIS
2 12 (3.79%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.63%) WorkSite
4 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.73%) MS Office
3 10 (3.15%) MS Project
4 8 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.26%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
1 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.63%) SaaS
1 2 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.32%) IaaS
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.99%) Network Security
2 15 (4.73%) Firewall
3 9 (2.84%) FTP
4 8 (2.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.52%) Internet
5 7 (2.21%) VPN
6 5 (1.58%) DNS
6 5 (1.58%) SAN
6 5 (1.58%) LAN
6 5 (1.58%) WAN
6 5 (1.58%) DHCP
7 3 (0.95%) Intranet
8 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.63%) WebEx
9 1 (0.32%) NAS
9 1 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.32%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.04%) Relational Database
2 14 (4.42%) Big Data
3 10 (3.15%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.84%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.52%) DB2
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.26%) Xcelsius
7 4 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.58%) HP UFT
1 5 (1.58%) LoadRunner
1 5 (1.58%) JIRA
1 5 (1.58%) Selenium
2 4 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.26%) Toad
3 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
General
1 158 (49.84%) Finance
2 93 (29.34%) Banking
3 45 (14.20%) Retail
4 44 (13.88%) Law
5 38 (11.99%) Back Office
6 34 (10.73%) German Language
7 27 (8.52%) French Language
7 27 (8.52%) Retail Banking
8 23 (7.26%) Legal
9 19 (5.99%) Investment Banking
10 12 (3.79%) Wholesale Banking
11 9 (2.84%) Front Office
12 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
12 8 (2.52%) Advertising
13 6 (1.89%) International Banking
13 6 (1.89%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.58%) Financial Institution
15 4 (1.26%) Billing
16 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.73%) .NET
2 10 (3.15%) HTML
3 8 (2.52%) Ajax
4 4 (1.26%) SAP XI
4 4 (1.26%) CSS
5 3 (0.95%) HTML5
6 2 (0.63%) CSS3
6 2 (0.63%) Web Services
6 2 (0.63%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.32%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.62%) Credit Risk
3 21 (6.62%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.15%) Derivative
7 9 (2.84%) Market Risk
8 8 (2.52%) Blog
8 8 (2.52%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.21%) Social Media
9 7 (2.21%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.89%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.26%) PKI
12 4 (1.26%) NHS
12 4 (1.26%) Physics
12 4 (1.26%) FMCG
12 4 (1.26%) SWIFT
13 3 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.14%) Windows
2 18 (5.68%) UNIX
3 11 (3.47%) Linux
4 7 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.21%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.95%) Android
6 3 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (17.67%) Project Management
2 42 (13.25%) Risk Management
3 39 (12.30%) Information Security
4 37 (11.67%) Business Development
5 33 (10.41%) PRINCE2
6 32 (10.09%) ITIL
7 28 (8.83%) Vulnerability Management
8 27 (8.52%) Security Architecture
9 25 (7.89%) Service Management
10 21 (6.62%) Service Delivery
10 21 (6.62%) Programme Management
11 20 (6.31%) Portfolio Management
12 19 (5.99%) Analytics
12 19 (5.99%) Business Analysis
13 18 (5.68%) Performance Management
13 18 (5.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 18 (5.68%) Test Strategy
14 17 (5.36%) Cyber Security
15 15 (4.73%) Mentoring
15 15 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.15%) Java
2 21 (6.62%) SQL
3 20 (6.31%) C
4 19 (5.99%) C++
5 12 (3.79%) VB
6 7 (2.21%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.21%) C#
7 6 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.26%) PHP
8 4 (1.26%) VBScript
8 4 (1.26%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.63%) Smalltalk
9 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 101 (31.86%) Degree
2 48 (15.14%) CISSP
3 20 (6.31%) ISEB
4 17 (5.36%) CISM
5 15 (4.73%) CIMA
5 15 (4.73%) ACCA
6 12 (3.79%) CISA
7 11 (3.47%) PMP
7 11 (3.47%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.89%) CISMP
9 5 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.26%) MCSE
10 4 (1.26%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.95%) CEH
11 3 (0.95%) MBA
11 3 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.63%) SSCP
12 2 (0.63%) CCNP
12 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (14.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (9.15%) PCI DSS
3 25 (7.89%) COBIT
4 23 (7.26%) QA
5 9 (2.84%) CRD IV
5 9 (2.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.95%) FATCA
6 3 (0.95%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.32%) COREP
7 1 (0.32%) FINREP
System Software
1 16 (5.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.63%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.32%) XenApp
4 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.32%) Nessus
1 1 (0.32%) SCCM
1 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 52 (16.40%) Oracle
2 39 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.20%) Avaloq
4 20 (6.31%) Splunk
5 17 (5.36%) SAP
6 15 (4.73%) SunGard
6 15 (4.73%) Wall Street Systems
7 14 (4.42%) ArcSight
8 11 (3.47%) VMware
9 9 (2.84%) Pega
9 9 (2.84%) Cisco
10 8 (2.52%) Sybase
11 7 (2.21%) IBM
12 6 (1.89%) Murex
12 6 (1.89%) Misys
12 6 (1.89%) HP
12 6 (1.89%) Calypso
12 6 (1.89%) Fujitsu
13 5 (1.58%) CA
14 4 (1.26%) Fortinet
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