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 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 378 422 422
Rank change year-on-year
+44 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 27 56 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 34
Median salary £72,500 £76,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.91% +8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
15632 21105 21521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13034 17814 17136
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 December 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 December 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
Hampshire +25 17 £75,000 +5.26%
Oxfordshire +25 4 £68,750 +5.76%
East Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +35 2 £75,000 +9.09%
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £80,000 +23.07%
Principal Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 17 (39.53%) Presales
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) VMware
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
5 6 (13.95%) SysML
5 6 (13.95%) Green Hills
5 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (13.95%) Degree
5 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.95%) Avionics
5 6 (13.95%) Software Architecture
5 6 (13.95%) DO-178B
5 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (13.95%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
6 5 (11.63%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (11.63%) Finance
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) IIS
7 4 (9.30%) XML
7 4 (9.30%) Unix

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 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.65%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Sage X3
2 1 (2.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (4.65%) QlikView
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.95%) Avionics
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Law
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) WCF
1 4 (9.30%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) MSMQ
2 3 (6.98%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.33%) COM
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) IPTV
3 3 (6.98%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (6.98%) STB
4 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.33%) Physics
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Presales
2 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (13.95%) Software Architecture
4 6 (13.95%) SysML
4 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
5 5 (11.63%) CRM
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.30%) ERP
6 4 (9.30%) Migration
6 4 (9.30%) People Management
6 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) V-Model
7 3 (6.98%) Line Management
7 3 (6.98%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) C#
1 4 (9.30%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (2.33%) GIAC
3 1 (2.33%) GPEN
3 1 (2.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) Green Hills
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) EMC
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Informatica
6 2 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Netezza
6 2 (4.65%) Sage
6 2 (4.65%) Tableau
6 2 (4.65%) Teradata
7 1 (2.33%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) SAP