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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SOA Consultant
Rank 561 665 601
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -64
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 75 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.028% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.030% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 75 14 7
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £77,500 -
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -
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
40926 47115 41254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.48% 93.82% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34602 39460 34719
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 £32,000 £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%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SOA Consultant Salary Histogram 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 28 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 - 73 £55,000 -
SOA Consultant
England

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 95 (100.00%) Oracle
1 95 (100.00%) SOA
2 91 (95.79%) Middleware
2 91 (95.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 85 (89.47%) Java
4 49 (51.58%) Finance
4 49 (51.58%) Banking
4 49 (51.58%) Retail
5 47 (49.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 47 (49.47%) Data Integration
5 47 (49.47%) Zachman Framework
5 47 (49.47%) TOGAF
6 42 (44.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 41 (43.16%) Oracle Database
7 41 (43.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 38 (40.00%) Web Services
9 36 (37.89%) UNIX
9 36 (37.89%) Linux
9 36 (37.89%) Oracle BPM
9 36 (37.89%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (5.26%) XML
10 5 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (3.16%) ITIL
11 3 (3.16%) XPath
11 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
11 3 (3.16%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (3.16%) SAP
11 3 (3.16%) SOAP

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 47 (49.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 42 (44.21%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 36 (37.89%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (43.16%) Oracle Database
1 41 (43.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 36 (37.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (51.58%) Finance
1 49 (51.58%) Banking
1 49 (51.58%) Retail
2 2 (2.11%) Law
2 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (95.79%) Middleware
1 91 (95.79%) Oracle Fusion
2 38 (40.00%) Web Services
3 5 (5.26%) XML
4 3 (3.16%) SOAP
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (2.11%) Spring
5 2 (2.11%) XSLT
5 2 (2.11%) J2EE
5 2 (2.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 47 (49.47%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) UNIX
1 36 (37.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) SOA
2 47 (49.47%) Zachman Framework
2 47 (49.47%) TOGAF
3 3 (3.16%) ITIL
3 3 (3.16%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (2.11%) E-business
4 2 (2.11%) Validation
4 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (2.11%) PLM
4 2 (2.11%) BPEL
4 2 (2.11%) Information Management
4 2 (2.11%) Logistics
4 2 (2.11%) ERP
4 2 (2.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (2.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (2.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (89.47%) Java
2 3 (3.16%) XPath
2 3 (3.16%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (3.16%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (3.16%) SAP
2 3 (3.16%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.11%) Cognizant