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 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
SOA Consultant
Rank 618 657 614
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 18 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.019% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.020% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 6
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +73.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year
-35.48% -
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
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%

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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA 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 - 12 £55,000 -
SOA Consultant
England

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 97 (100.00%) SOA
2 91 (93.81%) Oracle
2 91 (93.81%) Java
3 88 (90.72%) Middleware
3 88 (90.72%) Oracle Fusion
4 54 (55.67%) Banking
4 54 (55.67%) Retail
4 54 (55.67%) Finance
5 47 (48.45%) Data Integration
5 47 (48.45%) Zachman Framework
5 47 (48.45%) TOGAF
6 43 (44.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 41 (42.27%) Oracle Service Bus
8 40 (41.24%) Oracle Database
8 40 (41.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 38 (39.18%) Web Services
10 36 (37.11%) UNIX
10 36 (37.11%) Linux
10 36 (37.11%) Oracle ODI
10 36 (37.11%) Oracle BPM
11 8 (8.25%) J2EE
12 6 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (6.19%) Retail Banking
12 6 (6.19%) WebSphere
12 6 (6.19%) Data Management
12 6 (6.19%) Use Case
12 6 (6.19%) Project Management
12 6 (6.19%) XSD
12 6 (6.19%) Back Office
12 6 (6.19%) OO

SOA 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 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 43 (44.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 41 (42.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 36 (37.11%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (41.24%) Oracle Database 11g
1 40 (41.24%) Oracle Database
2 36 (37.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) VisualAge
1 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (55.67%) Finance
1 54 (55.67%) Banking
1 54 (55.67%) Retail
2 6 (6.19%) Retail Banking
2 6 (6.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.03%) Law
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (90.72%) Middleware
1 88 (90.72%) Oracle Fusion
2 38 (39.18%) Web Services
3 8 (8.25%) J2EE
4 6 (6.19%) XSD
4 6 (6.19%) WSDL
5 4 (4.12%) XML
6 2 (2.06%) SOAP
6 2 (2.06%) XSLT
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (2.06%) Spring
6 2 (2.06%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 47 (48.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) UNIX
1 36 (37.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) SOA
2 47 (48.45%) Zachman Framework
2 47 (48.45%) TOGAF
3 6 (6.19%) Data Management
3 6 (6.19%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (6.19%) Project Management
3 6 (6.19%) OO
3 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
3 6 (6.19%) Use Case
3 6 (6.19%) Master Data Management
3 6 (6.19%) Office Automation
4 2 (2.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (2.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (2.06%) ERP
4 2 (2.06%) Project Planning
4 2 (2.06%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.06%) ITIL
4 2 (2.06%) BPEL
5 1 (1.03%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (93.81%) Java
2 2 (2.06%) XQuery
2 2 (2.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 91 (93.81%) Oracle
2 2 (2.06%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (2.06%) SAP
2 2 (2.06%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.03%) Cognizant