The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 416 429 432
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 32 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 5
Average salary £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Principal 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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Principal Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Principal Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
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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
Berkshire -4 16 £85,000 +70.00% 3
Home Counties - 9 - -
Middlesex - 4 £130,000 -
Thames Valley +1 1 £90,000 +20.00%
Surrey -2 1 £130,000 +73.33%
Oxfordshire -7 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 21 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.79%) .NET
4 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (16.67%) Informatica
5 16 (16.67%) Information Management
5 16 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 15 (15.63%) WCF
6 15 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (15.63%) SOA
6 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
7 14 (14.58%) C
7 14 (14.58%) CISSP
7 14 (14.58%) CISA
7 14 (14.58%) CEH
7 14 (14.58%) GCIA
7 14 (14.58%) GCIH
7 14 (14.58%) Finance
7 14 (14.58%) Network Security
7 14 (14.58%) SIEM
7 14 (14.58%) Presales
8 13 (13.54%) QRadar
8 13 (13.54%) Trustwave
8 13 (13.54%) LogRhythm
8 13 (13.54%) SolarWinds
8 13 (13.54%) Splunk
8 13 (13.54%) ArcSight

Principal Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.17%) Confluence
3 3 (3.13%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 21 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) Office 365
3 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.58%) Network Security
2 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.54%) Wireshark
3 6 (6.25%) Internet
3 6 (6.25%) NFC
3 6 (6.25%) Wireless
4 2 (2.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) VPN
5 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.13%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 4 (4.17%) Hudson
1 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.17%) JIRA
1 4 (4.17%) Maven
1 4 (4.17%) Selenium
1 4 (4.17%) SoapUI
1 4 (4.17%) Subversion
1 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Marketing
3 6 (6.25%) Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Billing
4 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.79%) .NET
2 15 (15.63%) WCF
3 4 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.25%) Contactless
3 6 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 6 (6.25%) DTV
3 6 (6.25%) EMV
3 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (5.21%) Private Cloud
4 5 (5.21%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.17%) Wiki
6 3 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Android
1 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 20 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.67%) Information Management
3 16 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 15 (15.63%) SOA
5 14 (14.58%) Presales
5 14 (14.58%) SIEM
6 12 (12.50%) Information Security
6 12 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (11.46%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.29%) ERP
10 6 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (6.25%) Migration
10 6 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (6.25%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.25%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (5.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.58%) C
2 4 (4.17%) C#
2 4 (4.17%) Java
2 4 (4.17%) Ruby
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) VBScript
3 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) CEH
1 14 (14.58%) CISA
1 14 (14.58%) CISSP
1 14 (14.58%) GCIA
1 14 (14.58%) GCIH
2 4 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) CCDP
3 1 (1.04%) CCNP
3 1 (1.04%) CCSE
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.04%) MCITP
3 1 (1.04%) MCSE
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) QRadar
2 4 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) Informatica
3 13 (13.54%) ArcSight
3 13 (13.54%) Intel Security
3 13 (13.54%) LogRhythm
3 13 (13.54%) SolarWinds
3 13 (13.54%) Splunk
3 13 (13.54%) Trustwave
4 6 (6.25%) HP
4 6 (6.25%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.17%) Google
5 4 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.08%) Dell
6 2 (2.08%) EMC
6 2 (2.08%) Juniper
6 2 (2.08%) NEC
6 2 (2.08%) NetApp
6 2 (2.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
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