The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA 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 SOA Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Consultant
Rank 639 626 643
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 6 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.065% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.068% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 8
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £63,750 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -20.31%
SOA 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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SOA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SOA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOA Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

SOA Consultant Salary Trend in London

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited SOA 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 SOA Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Java EE
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) webMethods
5 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) XSLT
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Java

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited SOA 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 SOA Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (20.00%) Mule
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) VisualAge
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) Java EE
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (40.00%) webMethods
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) IBM