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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 543 602 550
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 85 51 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 35 55
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £91,500 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +10.71%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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 +58 37 £55,000 -35.29% 2
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 68 (45.03%) Finance
2 53 (35.10%) Banking
2 53 (35.10%) Oracle
3 47 (31.13%) Retail
4 42 (27.81%) Microsoft
4 42 (27.81%) Middleware
5 39 (25.83%) Windows
5 39 (25.83%) Data Integration
6 38 (25.17%) Oracle Fusion
6 38 (25.17%) Java
7 37 (24.50%) SOA
7 37 (24.50%) Zachman Framework
7 37 (24.50%) TOGAF
8 36 (23.84%) Mentoring
9 34 (22.52%) MS Excel
10 30 (19.87%) SharePoint
10 30 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
11 29 (19.21%) CRM
12 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (18.54%) MCITP
13 27 (17.88%) Degree
13 27 (17.88%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (17.22%) Business Development
15 24 (15.89%) SAP
16 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
17 20 (13.25%) .NET
18 19 (12.58%) C#
18 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
18 19 (12.58%) Dynamics CRM
19 18 (11.92%) Project Management

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 30 (19.87%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.93%) Lync
3 13 (8.61%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (5.96%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.99%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.99%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (22.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.61%) MS Office
3 10 (6.62%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (12.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.96%) SAP BPC
3 7 (4.64%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.32%) Finacle
5 2 (1.32%) HFM
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.66%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.27%) Office 365
2 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.99%) IaaS
3 3 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) LAN
2 5 (3.31%) Internet
3 4 (2.65%) DNS
3 4 (2.65%) SSL
3 4 (2.65%) Firewall
4 3 (1.99%) POP3
4 3 (1.99%) Network Security
4 3 (1.99%) IMAP
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.66%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.66%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.66%) DHCP
5 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.66%) VPN
5 1 (0.66%) PBX
5 1 (0.66%) VoIP
5 1 (0.66%) WAN
5 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.60%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (8.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (7.95%) SAP HANA
5 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (5.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.96%) SAP BI
6 9 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.30%) OLAP
7 8 (5.30%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.64%) Informix
8 7 (4.64%) Cognos Powerplay
8 7 (4.64%) DB2
8 7 (4.64%) Ingres
8 7 (4.64%) Data Mining
8 7 (4.64%) NovaView
8 7 (4.64%) Kalido
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 68 (45.03%) Finance
2 53 (35.10%) Banking
3 47 (31.13%) Retail
4 6 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.97%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.97%) Marketing
5 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.99%) Electronics
6 3 (1.99%) Local Government
7 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.32%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.81%) Middleware
2 38 (25.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (13.25%) .NET
4 12 (7.95%) .NET Framework
5 11 (7.28%) Ajax
6 10 (6.62%) XSLT
6 10 (6.62%) ADO.NET
6 10 (6.62%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.62%) WCF
6 10 (6.62%) WPF
6 10 (6.62%) WF
7 9 (5.96%) Silverlight
7 9 (5.96%) CAML
7 9 (5.96%) Web Services
8 3 (1.99%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.83%) Data Integration
2 30 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.65%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.65%) Derivative
4 4 (2.65%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.99%) DTV
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Robotics
7 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.66%) Equities
7 1 (0.66%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.66%) IPTV
7 1 (0.66%) Life Science
7 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.83%) Windows
2 3 (1.99%) UNIX
3 1 (0.66%) Linux
3 1 (0.66%) zOS
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.50%) SOA
1 37 (24.50%) Zachman Framework
1 37 (24.50%) TOGAF
2 36 (23.84%) Mentoring
3 29 (19.21%) CRM
4 27 (17.88%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (17.22%) Business Development
6 18 (11.92%) Project Management
6 18 (11.92%) Coaching
7 17 (11.26%) Software Delivery
8 14 (9.27%) Service Delivery
8 14 (9.27%) Information Management
9 13 (8.61%) UML
10 11 (7.28%) Programme Management
10 11 (7.28%) E-business
11 10 (6.62%) Workflow
11 10 (6.62%) Web Development
12 9 (5.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.96%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.17%) Java
2 19 (12.58%) C#
3 16 (10.60%) SQL
4 11 (7.28%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.99%) ABAP
5 3 (1.99%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 28 (18.54%) MCITP
2 27 (17.88%) Degree
3 17 (11.26%) MCDBA
3 17 (11.26%) MCP
3 17 (11.26%) MCSD
4 11 (7.28%) MCSE
4 11 (7.28%) MCSA
4 11 (7.28%) CCA
4 11 (7.28%) Citrix Certification
4 11 (7.28%) SC Cleared
4 11 (7.28%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.28%) CCEE
4 11 (7.28%) CCIA
4 11 (7.28%) MCTS
5 5 (3.31%) CISSP
6 3 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.32%) CCIE
7 2 (1.32%) CISA
7 2 (1.32%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.95%) ISO 9001
2 11 (7.28%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.66%) Basel II
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.95%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.66%) Snort
5 1 (0.66%) XenApp
5 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 53 (35.10%) Oracle
2 42 (27.81%) Microsoft
3 24 (15.89%) SAP
4 16 (10.60%) Business Objects
5 12 (7.95%) Hitachi
6 10 (6.62%) Sybase
7 9 (5.96%) Hyperion
8 8 (5.30%) Cognos
8 8 (5.30%) Siebel
9 7 (4.64%) Informatica
9 7 (4.64%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (4.64%) Sun
9 7 (4.64%) JD Edwards
9 7 (4.64%) Ab Initio
9 7 (4.64%) Applix
10 6 (3.97%) VMware
11 4 (2.65%) Cisco
11 4 (2.65%) IBM
12 3 (1.99%) Lotus
12 3 (1.99%) Juniper
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