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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 568 636 563
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 68 30 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.062% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.067% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 53
Average salary £75,000 £80,000 £72,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £73,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -3.70%
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
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +30 10 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (40.00%) Finance
2 56 (36.13%) Oracle
3 54 (34.84%) Banking
3 54 (34.84%) Retail
4 42 (27.10%) Middleware
5 40 (25.81%) Data Integration
5 40 (25.81%) TOGAF
6 39 (25.16%) Degree
7 38 (24.52%) Oracle Fusion
8 36 (23.23%) Zachman Framework
8 36 (23.23%) Java
8 36 (23.23%) SOA
9 23 (14.84%) Business Development
9 23 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (14.19%) SAP
10 22 (14.19%) Windows
11 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
12 20 (12.90%) SAP HANA
13 18 (11.61%) CRM
14 15 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (9.68%) SAP BI
14 15 (9.68%) SAP BPC
14 15 (9.68%) Mentoring
15 14 (9.03%) Project Management
16 13 (8.39%) SQL Server
16 13 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (7.74%) Information Security
17 12 (7.74%) Risk Management
18 11 (7.10%) CISSP
18 11 (7.10%) MS Excel

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.23%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.29%) Lync
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.58%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (9.68%) SAP BPC
2 6 (3.87%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.94%) Finacle
3 3 (1.94%) HFM
4 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.65%) Summit
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.23%) Office 365
3 3 (1.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.16%) LAN
2 5 (3.23%) Network Security
3 4 (2.58%) Firewall
4 3 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.94%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.94%) OSPF
4 3 (1.94%) BGP
4 3 (1.94%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.94%) Internet
4 3 (1.94%) WAN
5 2 (1.29%) IGRP
6 1 (0.65%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.65%) DHCP
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) VPN
6 1 (0.65%) DNS
6 1 (0.65%) SSL
6 1 (0.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.90%) SAP HANA
2 15 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (9.68%) SAP BI
3 13 (8.39%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.23%) SAP BW
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.94%) Big Data
8 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.29%) Hyperion Smart View
9 2 (1.29%) Essbase
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.65%) QlikView
10 1 (0.65%) Ingres
10 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 62 (40.00%) Finance
2 54 (34.84%) Banking
2 54 (34.84%) Retail
3 7 (4.52%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.23%) Marketing
4 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.94%) Local Government
6 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.10%) Middleware
2 38 (24.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (5.16%) .NET
4 5 (3.23%) SAP Basis
5 4 (2.58%) Ajax
5 4 (2.58%) ADO.NET
5 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.58%) Web Services
5 4 (2.58%) XSLT
5 4 (2.58%) WCF
5 4 (2.58%) WPF
5 4 (2.58%) WF
5 4 (2.58%) Silverlight
5 4 (2.58%) CAML
6 1 (0.65%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.81%) Data Integration
2 11 (7.10%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.58%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.58%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.58%) Derivative
6 3 (1.94%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.94%) Life Science
6 3 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.94%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) DTV
7 1 (0.65%) Equities
7 1 (0.65%) CESG
7 1 (0.65%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.65%) IPTV
7 1 (0.65%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.19%) Windows
2 5 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (0.65%) zOS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.81%) TOGAF
2 36 (23.23%) SOA
2 36 (23.23%) Zachman Framework
3 23 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (14.84%) Business Development
4 18 (11.61%) CRM
5 15 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 14 (9.03%) Project Management
7 13 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.74%) Information Security
8 12 (7.74%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.45%) Migration
9 10 (6.45%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.16%) UML
10 8 (5.16%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.52%) Time Management
11 7 (4.52%) ISMS
11 7 (4.52%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.52%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.23%) Java
2 6 (3.87%) SQL
3 5 (3.23%) ABAP
3 5 (3.23%) C#
4 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.29%) C
5 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) R
6 1 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 39 (25.16%) Degree
2 11 (7.10%) CISSP
3 10 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.87%) GCIH
5 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.23%) MCITP
6 4 (2.58%) MCP
6 4 (2.58%) MCSD
6 4 (2.58%) MCDBA
7 3 (1.94%) CCIE
7 3 (1.94%) CISM
7 3 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.29%) VCDX
8 2 (1.29%) PMP
8 2 (1.29%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.29%) CISA
8 2 (1.29%) CCNP
8 2 (1.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (5.81%) COBIT
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.94%) vSphere
5 2 (1.29%) vCloud
5 2 (1.29%) XenApp
5 2 (1.29%) XenServer
5 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) SCOM
2 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (36.13%) Oracle
2 22 (14.19%) SAP
3 21 (13.55%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.45%) VMware
5 8 (5.16%) Cisco
6 7 (4.52%) FireEye
7 6 (3.87%) IBM
7 6 (3.87%) Juniper
7 6 (3.87%) Sybase
8 5 (3.23%) Citrix
9 3 (1.94%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.94%) Murex
9 3 (1.94%) CA
9 3 (1.94%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.29%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.29%) NetIQ
10 2 (1.29%) AppSense
10 2 (1.29%) Charles River
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