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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 470 472 538
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +66
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 150 164 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 119 124 88
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
42480 42653 45259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.92% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35970 38991
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +11 19 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Bromley -4 9 £49,500 -34.00%
Croydon - 2 - -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 79 (28.52%) Finance
2 71 (25.63%) Degree
3 50 (18.05%) Project Management
4 48 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (15.16%) ITIL
6 40 (14.44%) PRINCE2
7 38 (13.72%) Service Management
8 37 (13.36%) Banking
9 35 (12.64%) Windows
10 34 (12.27%) Information Security
11 33 (11.91%) Microsoft
12 31 (11.19%) MS Office
12 31 (11.19%) COBIT
13 30 (10.83%) Business Development
14 28 (10.11%) Firewall
14 28 (10.11%) Business Analysis
15 27 (9.75%) Java
16 26 (9.39%) MS Excel
16 26 (9.39%) Computer Science
17 25 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (9.03%) Oracle
18 21 (7.58%) ERP
18 21 (7.58%) ITSM
18 21 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 20 (7.22%) CheckPoint
20 19 (6.86%) CISSP
21 18 (6.50%) Six Sigma
21 18 (6.50%) Linux
21 18 (6.50%) SQL
21 18 (6.50%) C++

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.08%) IIS
6 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.72%) CMS
6 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.36%) Mule
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.36%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.36%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (11.19%) MS Office
2 26 (9.39%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle SCM
2 3 (1.08%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.72%) SalesLogix
3 2 (0.72%) Agresso
3 2 (0.72%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.36%) Demantra
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
2 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.11%) Firewall
2 16 (5.78%) DHCP
3 14 (5.05%) SAN
4 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.17%) DNS
5 5 (1.81%) WAN
6 4 (1.44%) Wireless
7 3 (1.08%) Network Security
7 3 (1.08%) Wireless Security
7 3 (1.08%) LAN
8 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.36%) VLAN
9 1 (0.36%) SMTP
9 1 (0.36%) FTP
9 1 (0.36%) DMZ
9 1 (0.36%) Internet
9 1 (0.36%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.36%) IGRP
9 1 (0.36%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.53%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.08%) Big Data
4 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.36%) MySQL
5 1 (0.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) LoadRunner
1 3 (1.08%) JMeter
General
1 79 (28.52%) Finance
2 37 (13.36%) Banking
3 18 (6.50%) Retail
3 18 (6.50%) Manufacturing
4 17 (6.14%) Marketing
5 16 (5.78%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.69%) Legal
7 12 (4.33%) Law
8 11 (3.97%) Games
9 9 (3.25%) French Language
9 9 (3.25%) German Language
10 7 (2.53%) Back Office
10 7 (2.53%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.81%) Advertising
12 4 (1.44%) Billing
12 4 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.72%) Front Office
13 2 (0.72%) Local Government
13 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.33%) .NET
2 4 (1.44%) Middleware
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.72%) HTML
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.39%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.61%) User Experience
5 8 (2.89%) E-Learning
6 7 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.81%) Open Source
7 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.44%) Social Media
8 4 (1.44%) Informatics
8 4 (1.44%) PKI
8 4 (1.44%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.08%) Life Science
9 3 (1.08%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.72%) 3D Printing
10 2 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.72%) NHS
10 2 (0.72%) PACS
11 1 (0.36%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.64%) Windows
2 18 (6.50%) Linux
3 15 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.97%) Windows 8
5 11 (3.97%) Windows 7
6 10 (3.61%) UNIX
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.05%) Project Management
2 48 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (15.16%) ITIL
4 40 (14.44%) PRINCE2
5 38 (13.72%) Service Management
6 34 (12.27%) Information Security
7 30 (10.83%) Business Development
8 28 (10.11%) Business Analysis
9 21 (7.58%) ITSM
9 21 (7.58%) ERP
10 18 (6.50%) Six Sigma
11 17 (6.14%) Coaching
12 16 (5.78%) Service Delivery
13 15 (5.42%) SIEM
14 13 (4.69%) TOGAF
15 12 (4.33%) Risk Assessment
15 12 (4.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (4.33%) Risk Management
15 12 (4.33%) CRM
15 12 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.75%) Java
2 18 (6.50%) C++
2 18 (6.50%) SQL
3 12 (4.33%) C#
4 7 (2.53%) PHP
4 7 (2.53%) Python
5 4 (1.44%) VB
6 3 (1.08%) Perl
6 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.36%) VBScript
7 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 71 (25.63%) Degree
2 19 (6.86%) CISSP
3 16 (5.78%) CISA
4 13 (4.69%) CISM
4 13 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.25%) CRISC
5 9 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.25%) ISEB
6 8 (2.89%) CCNA
7 7 (2.53%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.44%) APMG
9 4 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.44%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.08%) GSEC
11 2 (0.72%) PMP
11 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.72%) ACCA
11 2 (0.72%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.19%) COBIT
2 21 (7.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.17%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.08%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.72%) GCP
6 2 (0.72%) COSO
7 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.36%) FATCA
7 1 (0.36%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.36%) Basel II
7 1 (0.36%) MiFID
7 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.08%) KVM
3 1 (0.36%) Samba
3 1 (0.36%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.36%) Nessus
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.03%) Oracle
3 20 (7.22%) CheckPoint
4 15 (5.42%) F5
5 14 (5.05%) VMware
5 14 (5.05%) SAP
5 14 (5.05%) Juniper
6 12 (4.33%) Citrix
7 11 (3.97%) Apple
8 8 (2.89%) Websense
8 8 (2.89%) Blue Coat
8 8 (2.89%) Fortinet
9 7 (2.53%) HP
9 7 (2.53%) Dell
10 5 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.44%) Cisco
11 4 (1.44%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.08%) BMC
12 3 (1.08%) Trustwave
13 2 (0.72%) Lumension
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + UNCAPPED COMMISSION/BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + £4k/car + 5% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London / West End
BITE London
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Commission + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits(BONUS)
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + uncapped commission (Year1 OTE £40K)
Posted: 24 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago