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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 522 610 560
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 91 48 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 33 50
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 £65,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £94,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +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
40624 45661 41244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.84% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34358 38187 34690
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 £32,500 £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%

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 22 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 22 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 +67 39 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 71 (45.51%) Finance
2 59 (37.82%) Banking
2 59 (37.82%) Oracle
3 52 (33.33%) Retail
4 48 (30.77%) Middleware
5 45 (28.85%) Data Integration
6 44 (28.21%) Oracle Fusion
7 43 (27.56%) Java
8 42 (26.92%) SOA
8 42 (26.92%) Zachman Framework
8 42 (26.92%) TOGAF
9 38 (24.36%) Windows
10 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
11 30 (19.23%) Mentoring
12 28 (17.95%) MS Excel
13 27 (17.31%) SAP
14 26 (16.67%) CRM
14 26 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (16.03%) Degree
16 24 (15.38%) SharePoint
16 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (14.10%) Business Development
17 22 (14.10%) MCITP
18 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
19 17 (10.90%) Business Objects
19 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
19 17 (10.90%) BusinessObjects
19 17 (10.90%) SAP HANA
20 16 (10.26%) .NET

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 24 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.33%) Lync
3 11 (7.05%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (4.49%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (3.21%) NetWeaver
7 4 (2.56%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.92%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.64%) SAS
10 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.05%) MS Office
3 8 (5.13%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (7.69%) SAP BPC
3 5 (3.21%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (1.92%) Finacle
4 3 (1.92%) HFM
4 3 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.69%) Office 365
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.92%) IaaS
3 3 (1.92%) SaaS
3 3 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) LAN
2 6 (3.85%) Firewall
2 6 (3.85%) Internet
3 5 (3.21%) Network Security
4 4 (2.56%) DNS
4 4 (2.56%) SSL
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.92%) OSPF
5 3 (1.92%) BGP
5 3 (1.92%) EIGRP
5 3 (1.92%) WAN
5 3 (1.92%) POP3
5 3 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (1.92%) IMAP
6 2 (1.28%) IGRP
7 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.64%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.64%) MPLS
7 1 (0.64%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.90%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (10.90%) SAP HANA
3 12 (7.69%) SAP BI
4 10 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (3.85%) OLAP
8 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.21%) Cognos Transformer
9 5 (3.21%) SAP BW
9 5 (3.21%) ReportNet
9 5 (3.21%) NovaView
9 5 (3.21%) Informix
9 5 (3.21%) DB2
9 5 (3.21%) Cognos Powerplay
9 5 (3.21%) Ingres
9 5 (3.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 71 (45.51%) Finance
2 59 (37.82%) Banking
3 52 (33.33%) Retail
4 7 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.85%) Marketing
6 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.92%) Electronics
7 3 (1.92%) Local Government
8 2 (1.28%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Automotive
9 1 (0.64%) Legal
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (30.77%) Middleware
2 44 (28.21%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (10.26%) .NET
4 9 (5.77%) Ajax
5 8 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 8 (5.13%) WCF
5 8 (5.13%) WPF
5 8 (5.13%) WF
5 8 (5.13%) ADO.NET
5 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.13%) XSLT
6 7 (4.49%) Web Services
6 7 (4.49%) Silverlight
6 7 (4.49%) CAML
7 5 (3.21%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.85%) Data Integration
2 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.56%) Derivative
4 4 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.92%) DTV
5 3 (1.92%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.28%) Life Science
7 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.64%) Social Media
7 1 (0.64%) NHS
7 1 (0.64%) Equities
7 1 (0.64%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.64%) IPTV
7 1 (0.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.36%) Windows
2 5 (3.21%) UNIX
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) zOS
3 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.92%) SOA
1 42 (26.92%) Zachman Framework
1 42 (26.92%) TOGAF
2 30 (19.23%) Mentoring
3 26 (16.67%) CRM
3 26 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (14.10%) Business Development
5 14 (8.97%) Project Management
5 14 (8.97%) Coaching
6 13 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 12 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.05%) UML
8 11 (7.05%) Migration
8 11 (7.05%) Information Management
9 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (6.41%) Programme Management
10 8 (5.13%) Web Development
10 8 (5.13%) Information Security
10 8 (5.13%) Workflow
10 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (27.56%) Java
2 15 (9.62%) C#
3 14 (8.97%) SQL
4 9 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.21%) ABAP
6 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (16.03%) Degree
2 22 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (14.10%) MCITP
3 13 (8.33%) MCP
3 13 (8.33%) MCSD
3 13 (8.33%) MCDBA
4 10 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.41%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.77%) CCEE
5 9 (5.77%) CCIA
5 9 (5.77%) CCA
5 9 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (5.77%) MCSE
5 9 (5.77%) MCSA
5 9 (5.77%) MCTS
6 5 (3.21%) CISSP
7 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.92%) CCIE
9 2 (1.28%) CISA
9 2 (1.28%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) SLA
2 8 (5.13%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.41%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.64%) XenApp
5 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.28%) SCCM
3 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (37.82%) Oracle
2 37 (23.72%) Microsoft
3 27 (17.31%) SAP
4 17 (10.90%) Business Objects
5 10 (6.41%) Sybase
6 8 (5.13%) Hitachi
6 8 (5.13%) Hyperion
7 6 (3.85%) VMware
7 6 (3.85%) Siebel
7 6 (3.85%) Cognos
7 6 (3.85%) IBM
8 5 (3.21%) JD Edwards
8 5 (3.21%) Informatica
8 5 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (3.21%) Sun
8 5 (3.21%) Cisco
8 5 (3.21%) Ab Initio
8 5 (3.21%) Applix
9 4 (2.56%) Juniper
10 3 (1.92%) Lotus
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