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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 469 518 483
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 180 147 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 127 101 99
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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
41712 46782 41955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.33% 93.66% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35364 39322 35269
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +51 47 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Croydon +1 2 - -
Harrow - 1 £47,500 -
Paddington - 1 £57,500 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 159 (46.09%) Finance
2 88 (25.51%) Degree
3 83 (24.06%) Banking
4 64 (18.55%) Windows
5 54 (15.65%) Risk Management
6 48 (13.91%) Retail
7 45 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 44 (12.75%) Oracle
8 44 (12.75%) Back Office
9 40 (11.59%) Project Management
10 39 (11.30%) Information Security
10 39 (11.30%) Business Development
11 36 (10.43%) ITIL
12 35 (10.14%) Java
13 34 (9.86%) PRINCE2
14 33 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (8.99%) German Language
15 31 (8.99%) Law
16 30 (8.70%) Relational Database
17 29 (8.41%) Business Analysis
17 29 (8.41%) Service Delivery
17 29 (8.41%) Firewall
18 28 (8.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 27 (7.83%) COBIT
19 27 (7.83%) Computer Science
19 27 (7.83%) MS Excel
19 27 (7.83%) Analytics
20 26 (7.54%) French Language
20 26 (7.54%) Retail Banking
21 25 (7.25%) VMware

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (6.09%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.35%) IIS
3 6 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.87%) Lync
6 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.58%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.35%) MS Office
3 8 (2.32%) MS Project
4 5 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (2.03%) Office 365
2 4 (1.16%) SaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.41%) Firewall
2 19 (5.51%) LAN
2 19 (5.51%) WAN
3 17 (4.93%) Network Security
4 14 (4.06%) FTP
5 10 (2.90%) SAN
6 8 (2.32%) DHCP
7 7 (2.03%) VPN
8 6 (1.74%) DNS
8 6 (1.74%) Internet
9 4 (1.16%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.87%) Intranet
10 3 (0.87%) VoIP
10 3 (0.87%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.87%) WebEx
11 2 (0.58%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.58%) NAS
11 2 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.58%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 11 (3.19%) Big Data
2 11 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.45%) DB2
3 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.45%) HP UFT
1 5 (1.45%) LoadRunner
1 5 (1.45%) JIRA
1 5 (1.45%) Selenium
2 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
General
1 159 (46.09%) Finance
2 83 (24.06%) Banking
3 48 (13.91%) Retail
4 44 (12.75%) Back Office
5 31 (8.99%) Law
5 31 (8.99%) German Language
6 26 (7.54%) French Language
6 26 (7.54%) Retail Banking
7 22 (6.38%) Investment Banking
8 20 (5.80%) Legal
9 15 (4.35%) Telecoms
10 14 (4.06%) Front Office
11 12 (3.48%) Billing
12 8 (2.32%) Wholesale Banking
13 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.45%) Advertising
15 4 (1.16%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (1.16%) International Banking
16 3 (0.87%) Marketing
16 3 (0.87%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.93%) Ajax
2 16 (4.64%) HTML
2 16 (4.64%) .NET
3 3 (0.87%) CSS
4 2 (0.58%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.38%) Credit Risk
4 19 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (4.35%) Derivative
6 14 (4.06%) Management Information System
6 14 (4.06%) Clustering
6 14 (4.06%) Market Risk
7 8 (2.32%) Blog
8 7 (2.03%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.03%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.45%) Reference Data
9 5 (1.45%) User Experience
10 4 (1.16%) Social Media
10 4 (1.16%) PKI
10 4 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.16%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.16%) Replication
10 4 (1.16%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.55%) Windows
2 18 (5.22%) Linux
3 15 (4.35%) UNIX
4 11 (3.19%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.16%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.58%) Android
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.29%) Solaris
10 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.65%) Risk Management
2 40 (11.59%) Project Management
3 39 (11.30%) Information Security
3 39 (11.30%) Business Development
4 36 (10.43%) ITIL
5 34 (9.86%) PRINCE2
6 29 (8.41%) Service Delivery
6 29 (8.41%) Business Analysis
7 27 (7.83%) Analytics
8 25 (7.25%) Cyber Security
9 22 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 22 (6.38%) Service Management
9 22 (6.38%) Programme Management
10 20 (5.80%) SDLC
11 19 (5.51%) Data Management
11 19 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
12 17 (4.93%) IT Governance
12 17 (4.93%) ERP
13 16 (4.64%) Mentoring
14 14 (4.06%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (10.14%) Java
2 21 (6.09%) SQL
3 14 (4.06%) C
3 14 (4.06%) C++
4 6 (1.74%) VB
4 6 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.45%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.16%) PHP
6 4 (1.16%) C#
7 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 88 (25.51%) Degree
2 25 (7.25%) CISSP
3 24 (6.96%) ACCA
3 24 (6.96%) CIMA
4 16 (4.64%) CISM
4 16 (4.64%) PMP
4 16 (4.64%) PMI Certification
4 16 (4.64%) ISEB
5 11 (3.19%) CISA
6 6 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.16%) MCSE
8 4 (1.16%) CISMP
9 3 (0.87%) MOS
10 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.58%) MBA
11 1 (0.29%) CCSE
11 1 (0.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (7.83%) COBIT
3 15 (4.35%) QA
4 14 (4.06%) CRD IV
4 14 (4.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (3.48%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.45%) COREP
6 5 (1.45%) FINREP
System Software
1 20 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.45%) XenApp
4 4 (1.16%) vSphere
4 4 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.87%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.58%) vCloud
6 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.58%) XenServer
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.75%) Oracle
3 25 (7.25%) VMware
4 24 (6.96%) Avaloq
5 20 (5.80%) Wall Street Systems
5 20 (5.80%) Cisco
6 19 (5.51%) SunGard
6 19 (5.51%) HP
7 16 (4.64%) SAP
8 12 (3.48%) Citrix
8 12 (3.48%) NetApp
9 6 (1.74%) Apple
9 6 (1.74%) Calypso
9 6 (1.74%) Murex
9 6 (1.74%) Misys
10 5 (1.45%) Sybase
10 5 (1.45%) Juniper
10 5 (1.45%) CA
10 5 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.45%) Pega
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Acutest
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The App Experts
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £120k depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
BITE London
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, healthcare, child care vouc
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
QA
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + OTE £40,000 1st Year
Posted: 14 days ago