The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 232 251 238
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.014% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £72,500 - £77,500
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £63,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 - £91,500
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6726 6941 6853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.47% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5434 5830 6070
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Principal Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 9 £72,500 -
Cheshire - 3 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 4 (25.00%) Advertising
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) QA
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (18.75%) Business Development
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (18.75%) PKI
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) CISA
4 3 (18.75%) CISM
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Network Security
1 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Advertising
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) SUSE
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) HPUX
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) OS/400
1 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
2 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Development
3 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) CISA
2 3 (18.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (25.00%) QA
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Brocade
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) EMC
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) BMC
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 8 days ago