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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 486 451 501
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 171 218 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 149 157 172
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -6.59%
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
40483 42761 47201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.86% 95.79% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35072 35981 38974
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +10 18 £22,500 -57.14% 7
Bromley - 11 £40,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 117 (37.26%) Finance
2 110 (35.03%) Degree
3 63 (20.06%) Banking
4 56 (17.83%) ITIL
5 55 (17.52%) Oracle
6 54 (17.20%) Project Management
7 43 (13.69%) CISSP
8 41 (13.06%) Computer Science
9 39 (12.42%) Information Security
10 36 (11.46%) COBIT
11 34 (10.83%) CISM
11 34 (10.83%) Risk Management
12 33 (10.51%) Java
12 33 (10.51%) Windows
13 31 (9.87%) SQL
13 31 (9.87%) Microsoft
14 28 (8.92%) Retail
15 27 (8.60%) Presales
15 27 (8.60%) CISA
16 26 (8.28%) Business Development
16 26 (8.28%) Marketing
17 25 (7.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 25 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (7.96%) Security Operations
17 25 (7.96%) Security Operations Centre
18 24 (7.64%) Telecoms
18 24 (7.64%) Cisco
19 23 (7.32%) Active Directory
19 23 (7.32%) Service Delivery
19 23 (7.32%) Cybersecurity

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.69%) IIS
2 11 (3.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.18%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (0.96%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.64%) CloudStack
5 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Kondor
4 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (4.46%) Office 365
2 11 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.27%) SaaS
6 3 (0.96%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.10%) Network Security
2 13 (4.14%) Firewall
3 11 (3.50%) WAN
4 9 (2.87%) DNS
4 9 (2.87%) LAN
5 7 (2.23%) DHCP
5 7 (2.23%) MPLS
6 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.91%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.59%) BGP
7 5 (1.59%) Internet
7 5 (1.59%) VPN
8 4 (1.27%) IGRP
8 4 (1.27%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.27%) VPLS
8 4 (1.27%) VRRP
8 4 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.96%) IPv4
9 3 (0.96%) SAN
9 3 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.96%) MySQL
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.32%) Big Data
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 117 (37.26%) Finance
2 63 (20.06%) Banking
3 28 (8.92%) Retail
4 26 (8.28%) Marketing
5 24 (7.64%) Telecoms
6 19 (6.05%) Back Office
7 14 (4.46%) Law
7 14 (4.46%) Legal
8 11 (3.50%) Billing
9 9 (2.87%) Investment Banking
10 8 (2.55%) French Language
10 8 (2.55%) German Language
11 5 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.27%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.64%) Advertising
13 2 (0.64%) Automotive
13 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.32%) Electronics
14 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.23%) COM
1 7 (2.23%) HTML
1 7 (2.23%) Web Services
2 5 (1.59%) .NET
2 5 (1.59%) Ajax
2 5 (1.59%) CSS
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.96%) REST
4 3 (0.96%) SOAP
4 3 (0.96%) XML
5 2 (0.64%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.32%) Grails
6 1 (0.32%) HTML5
6 1 (0.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.06%) Computer Science
2 25 (7.96%) Security Operations Centre
3 22 (7.01%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.55%) PKI
7 7 (2.23%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.96%) FMCG
9 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.96%) PMI
9 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.64%) CESG
10 2 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.32%) NHS
11 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.51%) Windows
2 22 (7.01%) Windows Server
3 20 (6.37%) Linux
4 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.27%) Unix
5 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.96%) Android
7 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (17.83%) ITIL
2 54 (17.20%) Project Management
3 39 (12.42%) Information Security
4 34 (10.83%) Risk Management
5 27 (8.60%) Presales
6 26 (8.28%) Business Development
7 25 (7.96%) Security Operations
7 25 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (7.32%) Service Delivery
9 21 (6.69%) Mentoring
9 21 (6.69%) Service Management
10 19 (6.05%) E-Commerce
10 19 (6.05%) IT Audit
10 19 (6.05%) SIEM
10 19 (6.05%) Vulnerability Management
11 18 (5.73%) Portfolio Management
12 16 (5.10%) Security Architecture
12 16 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 15 (4.78%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.51%) Java
2 31 (9.87%) SQL
3 12 (3.82%) C
4 11 (3.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.59%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.27%) Python
7 2 (0.64%) Ruby
8 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.32%) C#
8 1 (0.32%) Perl
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (35.03%) Degree
2 43 (13.69%) CISSP
3 34 (10.83%) CISM
4 27 (8.60%) CISA
5 21 (6.69%) Security Cleared
6 16 (5.10%) CRISC
6 16 (5.10%) IISP
7 15 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (4.14%) ACCA
8 13 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.14%) SC Cleared
8 13 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.50%) CCNA
9 11 (3.50%) CIMA
10 10 (3.18%) CLAS
11 9 (2.87%) MCSA
11 9 (2.87%) MCSE
12 8 (2.55%) CCIE
12 8 (2.55%) CCNP
13 7 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.46%) COBIT
2 25 (7.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (6.69%) PCI DSS
4 15 (4.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.64%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.32%) COSHH
6 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 23 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.23%) vSphere
4 5 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.64%) Xen
6 2 (0.64%) XenServer
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.32%) Snort
7 1 (0.32%) vCloud
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (4.46%) QRadar
2 5 (1.59%) Nagios
2 5 (1.59%) RSA Archer
2 5 (1.59%) SCCM
3 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.64%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.32%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.32%) Proventia
4 1 (0.32%) Terraform
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (17.52%) Oracle
2 31 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.64%) Cisco
4 20 (6.37%) VMware
5 15 (4.78%) ArcSight
5 15 (4.78%) Splunk
6 11 (3.50%) SunGard
6 11 (3.50%) Wall Street Systems
7 9 (2.87%) Avaloq
7 9 (2.87%) Citrix
8 8 (2.55%) Google
8 8 (2.55%) IBM
9 6 (1.91%) HP
10 5 (1.59%) Forcepoint
10 5 (1.59%) Intel Security
10 5 (1.59%) Juniper
10 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.59%) Veeam
11 4 (1.27%) BroadSoft
11 4 (1.27%) Meraki
East London
The App Experts
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits + incentives
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life Insurance, Private M
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £67500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Athelstan Search
Salary: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £40,000 to £65,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wimbledon
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London and Elstree
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year OTE and unlimited earn potential
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + £100K OTE
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Waterstons
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Uncapped Commission, Pension Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago