The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 421 431 452
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 22 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 14
Median salary £130,000 £72,500 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.31% -1.69%
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
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
18646 20686 23010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 96.91% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15875 16528 18398
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Principal Consultant in the job title.

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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +8 8 - - 1
Middlesex - 6 £130,000 - 1
Hampshire +3 4 £85,000 +17.24%
Surrey +3 2 £130,000 +48.57% 1
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Principal Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (26.15%) Migration
3 16 (24.62%) IT Governance
3 16 (24.62%) Change Management
3 16 (24.62%) Data Centre
4 15 (23.08%) Presales
4 15 (23.08%) Marketing
4 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.00%) Office 365
6 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (18.46%) Private Cloud
7 12 (18.46%) Public Cloud
7 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
7 12 (18.46%) Information Security
7 12 (18.46%) Informatica
7 12 (18.46%) Information Management
8 11 (16.92%) Google
8 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (16.92%) Programme Management
8 11 (16.92%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (13.85%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (13.85%) Security Architecture
9 9 (13.85%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.23%) Finance
11 6 (9.23%) .NET
12 5 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
12 5 (7.69%) Operations Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.00%) Office 365
3 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) 2G
1 4 (6.15%) 3G
1 4 (6.15%) BGP
1 4 (6.15%) DSLAM
1 4 (6.15%) GPON
1 4 (6.15%) IPsec
1 4 (6.15%) IPv6
1 4 (6.15%) LTE
1 4 (6.15%) MPLS
1 4 (6.15%) Multicast
1 4 (6.15%) RSVP
1 4 (6.15%) VLAN
1 4 (6.15%) VPLS
1 4 (6.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.08%) Hudson
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.08%) JIRA
1 2 (3.08%) Maven
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
1 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.08%) Marketing
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) WCF
3 2 (3.08%) CGI
3 2 (3.08%) SOAP
4 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (18.46%) Private Cloud
3 12 (18.46%) Public Cloud
4 11 (16.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (6.15%) IPTV
6 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.08%) Wiki
8 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Cybersecurity
2 17 (26.15%) Migration
3 16 (24.62%) Change Management
3 16 (24.62%) IT Governance
4 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Presales
5 13 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (18.46%) Information Management
6 12 (18.46%) Information Security
6 12 (18.46%) Software Delivery
7 11 (16.92%) Programme Management
8 9 (13.85%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (13.85%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (13.85%) Security Architecture
9 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.69%) IT Audit
10 5 (7.69%) Operations Management
10 5 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (7.69%) Supplier Management
11 4 (6.15%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C#
1 2 (3.08%) Java
1 2 (3.08%) Ruby
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
1 2 (3.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) CCIE
1 4 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) MCITP
2 1 (1.54%) MCSE
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Informatica
2 11 (16.92%) Google
3 4 (6.15%) Huawei
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.54%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.54%) F5
5 1 (1.54%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Juniper
5 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
Charlwood, Surrey
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago