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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Consultant
Rank 624 613 636
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.011% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 - £56,250
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) SOA
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) Middleware
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (36.84%) Project Management
7 7 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
7 7 (36.84%) J2EE
7 7 (36.84%) System Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (31.58%) Data Integration
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) XML
9 5 (26.32%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) Apache
9 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
9 5 (26.32%) CRM
9 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
9 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 5 (26.32%) PHP
9 5 (26.32%) JD Edwards
9 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
9 5 (26.32%) SAP
9 5 (26.32%) Marketing

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (26.32%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Middleware
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) XML
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) WSDL
5 1 (5.26%) JMS
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Client/Server
2 6 (31.58%) Data Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) System Testing
3 5 (26.32%) High Availability
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.26%) InterSystems