The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 547 564 556
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 74 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 62
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £93,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Principal 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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
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 £75,500 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the London region.

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in London

Principal Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in London

Principal 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 Principal Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 December 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 +31 27 £55,000 -26.66% 3
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 54 (38.03%) Finance
2 50 (35.21%) Microsoft
3 38 (26.76%) Banking
3 38 (26.76%) Retail
4 37 (26.06%) Oracle
5 34 (23.94%) TOGAF
5 34 (23.94%) Mentoring
6 33 (23.24%) MS Excel
7 28 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (19.01%) MCITP
9 25 (17.61%) Middleware
9 25 (17.61%) Project Management
9 25 (17.61%) CRM
9 25 (17.61%) SharePoint
9 25 (17.61%) Java
10 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (16.90%) Data Integration
10 24 (16.90%) Dynamics CRM
10 24 (16.90%) Zachman Framework
11 23 (16.20%) SOA
11 23 (16.20%) Windows
11 23 (16.20%) Coaching
11 23 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (15.49%) Oracle Fusion
13 21 (14.79%) CISSP
14 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
15 18 (12.68%) Business Development
16 16 (11.27%) Lync
16 16 (11.27%) Degree

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (17.61%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.27%) Lync
3 10 (7.04%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.52%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.52%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.82%) SAS
5 4 (2.82%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.70%) Documentum
8 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (23.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.86%) MS Office
3 8 (5.63%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (16.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.63%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.70%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.86%) Office 365
2 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) DNS
1 5 (3.52%) Unified Communications
2 4 (2.82%) LAN
2 4 (2.82%) Internet
3 3 (2.11%) WAN
3 3 (2.11%) DHCP
4 2 (1.41%) SSL
4 2 (1.41%) POP3
4 2 (1.41%) VoIP
4 2 (1.41%) Firewall
4 2 (1.41%) Wireless
4 2 (1.41%) VLAN
4 2 (1.41%) IMAP
4 2 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (0.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.63%) OLAP
5 7 (4.93%) Informix
5 7 (4.93%) Cognos Powerplay
5 7 (4.93%) DB2
5 7 (4.93%) Ingres
5 7 (4.93%) Data Mining
5 7 (4.93%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (4.93%) BODI
5 7 (4.93%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (4.93%) ReportNet
5 7 (4.93%) NovaView
5 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 7 (4.93%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.70%) WebLogic Workshop
1 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (38.03%) Finance
2 38 (26.76%) Banking
2 38 (26.76%) Retail
3 13 (9.15%) Marketing
4 12 (8.45%) Manufacturing
5 10 (7.04%) Games
6 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.82%) Automotive
8 2 (1.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.61%) Middleware
2 22 (15.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (11.27%) .NET
4 12 (8.45%) .NET Framework
5 8 (5.63%) Ajax
5 8 (5.63%) WCF
5 8 (5.63%) WPF
5 8 (5.63%) WF
5 8 (5.63%) ADO.NET
5 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.23%) Web Services
7 5 (3.52%) XSLT
7 5 (3.52%) Silverlight
7 5 (3.52%) CAML
7 5 (3.52%) MDX
8 1 (0.70%) JMS
8 1 (0.70%) CGI
8 1 (0.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Data Integration
2 23 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.41%) DTV
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.70%) CESG
5 1 (0.70%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.70%) Derivative
5 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.70%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.70%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.20%) Windows
2 1 (0.70%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) TOGAF
1 34 (23.94%) Mentoring
2 25 (17.61%) CRM
2 25 (17.61%) Project Management
3 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (16.90%) Zachman Framework
4 23 (16.20%) SOA
4 23 (16.20%) Coaching
5 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.68%) Business Development
7 15 (10.56%) Information Security
8 14 (9.86%) E-business
8 14 (9.86%) ITIL
9 12 (8.45%) ERP
9 12 (8.45%) Information Management
10 11 (7.75%) ETL
11 10 (7.04%) Service Delivery
11 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.04%) UML
11 10 (7.04%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.61%) Java
2 16 (11.27%) C#
3 14 (9.86%) SQL
4 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.23%) C
6 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (19.01%) MCITP
3 21 (14.79%) CISSP
4 16 (11.27%) Degree
5 15 (10.56%) MCP
5 15 (10.56%) MCSD
5 15 (10.56%) MCDBA
6 13 (9.15%) MCSE
7 12 (8.45%) MCSA
7 12 (8.45%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (8.45%) CISA
7 12 (8.45%) CISM
8 10 (7.04%) CRISC
9 9 (6.34%) CCEE
9 9 (6.34%) CCIA
9 9 (6.34%) MCTS
9 9 (6.34%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (6.34%) CCIE
10 8 (5.63%) CCA
10 8 (5.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (8.45%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Basel II
3 1 (0.70%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) BS25999
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.45%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.41%) XenApp
4 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (1.41%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 37 (26.06%) Oracle
3 13 (9.15%) SAP
3 13 (9.15%) Cisco
4 12 (8.45%) Hitachi
4 12 (8.45%) Cognos
5 10 (7.04%) Siebel
6 8 (5.63%) Juniper
7 7 (4.93%) JD Edwards
7 7 (4.93%) Ab Initio
7 7 (4.93%) Kalido
7 7 (4.93%) Applix
7 7 (4.93%) Sybase
7 7 (4.93%) Business Objects
7 7 (4.93%) Sun
7 7 (4.93%) Hyperion
7 7 (4.93%) Informatica
7 7 (4.93%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.23%) IBM
8 6 (4.23%) VMware
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