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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 460 512 468
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 167 103 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 135 87 121
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
38883 40117 42236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.84% 93.86% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 33115 32901 36375
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +26 38 £55,000 +15.78% 9
Canary Wharf - 4 £67,500 -
Wembley - 2 £35,000 -
Clapham - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £33,500 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 113 (35.53%) Finance
2 82 (25.79%) Degree
3 57 (17.92%) Windows
4 41 (12.89%) Retail
5 40 (12.58%) Firewall
6 37 (11.64%) Information Security
6 37 (11.64%) Banking
7 32 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (9.75%) Project Management
9 30 (9.43%) MS Excel
10 28 (8.81%) Linux
10 28 (8.81%) ITIL
10 28 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (8.49%) Business Analysis
12 26 (8.18%) Computer Science
12 26 (8.18%) VMware
12 26 (8.18%) PRINCE2
12 26 (8.18%) ERP
12 26 (8.18%) DHCP
13 25 (7.86%) Microsoft
13 25 (7.86%) Oracle
14 24 (7.55%) SQL
14 24 (7.55%) MS Office
14 24 (7.55%) Service Delivery
14 24 (7.55%) Management Information System
14 24 (7.55%) Risk Management
14 24 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (6.92%) Business Development
15 22 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (6.92%) CISSP

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 13 (4.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.26%) CMS
4 4 (1.26%) IIS
5 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.63%) WordPress
6 2 (0.63%) Lync
6 2 (0.63%) Kentico
6 2 (0.63%) Drupal
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
7 1 (0.31%) JBoss
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.55%) MS Office
3 8 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.89%) MS Project
5 3 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (0.63%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.31%) Demantra
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.83%) SaaS
2 7 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (12.58%) Firewall
2 26 (8.18%) DHCP
3 19 (5.97%) SAN
4 13 (4.09%) LAN
4 13 (4.09%) WAN
5 11 (3.46%) DNS
6 6 (1.89%) Network Security
6 6 (1.89%) Wireless
6 6 (1.89%) VPN
7 5 (1.57%) Wireless Security
8 3 (0.94%) VoIP
8 3 (0.94%) FTP
9 2 (0.63%) HTTP
9 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.63%) SSL
10 1 (0.31%) WLAN
10 1 (0.31%) SMTP
10 1 (0.31%) Internet
10 1 (0.31%) RTP
10 1 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.63%) Big Data
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.31%) MySQL
5 1 (0.31%) DB2
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.57%) LoadRunner
1 5 (1.57%) JMeter
General
1 113 (35.53%) Finance
2 41 (12.89%) Retail
3 37 (11.64%) Banking
4 17 (5.35%) Back Office
5 14 (4.40%) Law
5 14 (4.40%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.77%) Games
7 11 (3.46%) Legal
8 10 (3.14%) Retail Banking
8 10 (3.14%) Marketing
8 10 (3.14%) Billing
9 9 (2.83%) French Language
10 8 (2.52%) German Language
11 6 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
11 6 (1.89%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.57%) Advertising
13 4 (1.26%) Front Office
14 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.46%) .NET
2 3 (0.94%) Middleware
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.31%) J2EE
4 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 24 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.46%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.14%) Credit Risk
6 7 (2.20%) Clustering
7 6 (1.89%) E-Learning
8 5 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.26%) Social Media
9 4 (1.26%) Open Source
9 4 (1.26%) Informatics
9 4 (1.26%) PKI
10 3 (0.94%) Derivative
10 3 (0.94%) Economics
10 3 (0.94%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.94%) User Experience
10 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.31%) NHS
11 1 (0.31%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.92%) Windows
2 28 (8.81%) Linux
3 24 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 15 (4.72%) Windows 8
7 7 (2.20%) UNIX
8 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (11.64%) Information Security
2 31 (9.75%) Project Management
3 28 (8.81%) ITIL
3 28 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (8.49%) Business Analysis
5 26 (8.18%) PRINCE2
5 26 (8.18%) ERP
6 24 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 24 (7.55%) Risk Management
7 22 (6.92%) Business Development
8 19 (5.97%) CRM
9 17 (5.35%) Service Management
9 17 (5.35%) Programme Management
10 16 (5.03%) Risk Assessment
10 16 (5.03%) SIEM
11 15 (4.72%) Business Transformation
11 15 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
12 14 (4.40%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (3.46%) Change Management
13 11 (3.46%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.55%) SQL
2 17 (5.35%) Java
3 8 (2.52%) C++
4 7 (2.20%) C#
5 4 (1.26%) PHP
5 4 (1.26%) VB
6 3 (0.94%) Python
6 3 (0.94%) C
7 2 (0.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.31%) VBScript
8 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.31%) VB6
8 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 82 (25.79%) Degree
2 22 (6.92%) CISSP
3 20 (6.29%) CISA
4 15 (4.72%) CISM
5 11 (3.46%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.83%) ACCA
6 9 (2.83%) MBA
6 9 (2.83%) CIMA
7 8 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (2.52%) CRISC
7 8 (2.52%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.89%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.89%) PMP
8 6 (1.89%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.57%) ISEB
10 4 (1.26%) APMG
10 4 (1.26%) MCSE
11 3 (0.94%) CCNA
11 3 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.09%) COBIT
3 6 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.94%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.94%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.63%) COSO
7 1 (0.31%) GCP
7 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 18 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.31%) Snort
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (8.18%) VMware
2 25 (7.86%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.86%) Oracle
3 21 (6.60%) Citrix
4 19 (5.97%) HP
5 18 (5.66%) Juniper
5 18 (5.66%) CheckPoint
6 16 (5.03%) Apple
7 14 (4.40%) F5
8 13 (4.09%) Blue Coat
9 12 (3.77%) Cisco
10 11 (3.46%) SAP
10 11 (3.46%) Fortinet
11 8 (2.52%) NetApp
11 8 (2.52%) Websense
12 7 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.89%) Pega
13 6 (1.89%) Avaloq
13 6 (1.89%) Dell
14 4 (1.26%) Wall Street Systems
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Commission up to 40%
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Salary: £35000 - £100000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
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