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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Consultant
Rank 411 410 409
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 36 8 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.040% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.042% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 32
Average salary £72,500 £58,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.40% -9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £64,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
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
19809 19148 20813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.69% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15338 18097
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Surrey -5 15 £75,000 +15.38%
Berkshire +10 10 £70,000 +33.33% 5
Oxfordshire - 6 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £75,000 -
Thames Valley - 1 £75,000 -
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 23 (35.94%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Banking
3 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
4 12 (18.75%) Workflow
4 12 (18.75%) Retail
4 12 (18.75%) Information Security
5 11 (17.19%) Scrum
5 11 (17.19%) CRM
5 11 (17.19%) Business Transformation
6 10 (15.63%) Pega
6 10 (15.63%) IBM Blueworks
6 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 10 (15.63%) ERP
6 10 (15.63%) IBM
6 10 (15.63%) CISSP
6 10 (15.63%) CISA
6 10 (15.63%) webMethods
6 10 (15.63%) Document Management
7 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.06%) Degree
7 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.06%) CISM
7 9 (14.06%) PCI QSA
7 9 (14.06%) Analytics
8 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 8 (12.50%) SAP FI

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Lync
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 8 (12.50%) SAP PS
1 8 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) IBM Blueworks
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) NFC
2 2 (3.13%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) 2G
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) 3G
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) VPN
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) 4G
2 2 (3.13%) WAAS
3 1 (1.56%) LTE
3 1 (1.56%) UMTS
3 1 (1.56%) Broadband
3 1 (1.56%) GSM
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (10.94%) QlikView
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (10.94%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Selenium
1 4 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (29.69%) Finance
2 14 (21.88%) Banking
2 14 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 12 (18.75%) Retail
4 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 8 (12.50%) Marketing
5 7 (10.94%) Games
6 6 (9.38%) Czech Language
6 6 (9.38%) German Language
6 6 (9.38%) Automotive
7 4 (6.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Neural Network
2 7 (10.94%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.38%) Smart Meter
3 6 (9.38%) Replication
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.69%) EMV
4 3 (4.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.56%) Statistics
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.69%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.75%) Workflow
3 12 (18.75%) Information Security
4 11 (17.19%) Scrum
4 11 (17.19%) CRM
4 11 (17.19%) Business Transformation
5 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.63%) ERP
5 10 (15.63%) Document Management
6 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.06%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (14.06%) Analytics
7 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.94%) TOGAF
8 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
8 7 (10.94%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (10.94%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (10.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) CISSP
1 10 (15.63%) CISA
2 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) CISM
2 9 (14.06%) PCI QSA
3 7 (10.94%) MBA
3 7 (10.94%) CRISC
4 4 (6.25%) ISEB
4 4 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.56%) APMP
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
5 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.94%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.25%) QA
4 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Pega
1 10 (15.63%) IBM
1 10 (15.63%) webMethods
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) SAP
3 7 (10.94%) Tableau
4 4 (6.25%) HP
5 3 (4.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.56%) i2
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