The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Consultant
Rank 759 789 763
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 111 101 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 103 79 108
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Applications Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the UK.

Applications Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Applications Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Consultant over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 within the UK.

Applications Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 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
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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
England +34 108 £40,000 +2.56% 20
London +10 37 £44,000 -7.85% 9
South East -13 23 £35,000 -2.09% 4
West Midlands -14 21 £47,500 +46.15% 2
City of London +10 13 £38,750 -20.91% 4
Solihull +4 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Berkshire +2 10 £23,000 -38.66%
Yorkshire -2 7 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Birmingham -22 6 £60,000 +84.61% 1
East of England +4 5 £45,000 +18.42% 4
Hampshire -3 5 £40,000 -24.52% 1
South West -16 5 £25,000 -66.66%
Manchester -2 4 £45,500 +37.87%
Bristol -7 4 £25,000 -66.66%
West Yorkshire -9 4 £30,750 -12.14% 1
North West -18 4 £45,500 +37.87%
Warwickshire - 4 £25,000 -
East Midlands +23 3 £43,000 +7.50%
North Yorkshire +13 3 £25,000 -
Middlesex +6 3 £47,500 +58.33%
Harrogate - 3 £25,000 -
Hungerford - 3 £23,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £26,500 - 1
Scotland +11 2 £43,000 - 1
Northampton +1 2 £43,000 -
Northamptonshire -2 2 £43,000 -
Crawley - 2 £26,750 - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £43,000 -
Bradford - 2 £27,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £46,000 -

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title.

1 122 (50.62%) SQL
2 75 (31.12%) .NET
3 70 (29.05%) Windows
4 69 (28.63%) SQL Server
5 66 (27.39%) Finance
6 59 (24.48%) Oracle
7 58 (24.07%) Microsoft
8 53 (21.99%) C#
9 47 (19.50%) MS Excel
10 45 (18.67%) JavaScript
11 43 (17.84%) Degree
12 40 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (15.35%) CRM
14 33 (13.69%) Java
15 30 (12.45%) IIS
16 25 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
17 24 (9.96%) Relational Database
17 24 (9.96%) ASP.NET
17 24 (9.96%) CSS
17 24 (9.96%) HTML
18 22 (9.13%) UNIX
18 22 (9.13%) ITIL
19 20 (8.30%) SLA
20 19 (7.88%) PHP
20 19 (7.88%) Oracle EBS
20 19 (7.88%) Service Management
20 19 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (7.88%) SQL Server 2008
21 18 (7.47%) Time Management
21 18 (7.47%) Business Intelligence

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Applications 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 Applications Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (12.45%) IIS
2 14 (5.81%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.32%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (2.49%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.49%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle 10gAS
5 5 (2.07%) Documentum
6 4 (1.66%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.66%) Apache
6 4 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.24%) JBoss
7 3 (1.24%) Lync
8 2 (0.83%) WordPress
8 2 (0.83%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.83%) Drupal
8 2 (0.83%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.83%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.83%) SAS
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 47 (19.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (7.88%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (5.39%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (4.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (4.56%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (3.73%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (3.32%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (3.32%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (3.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (2.90%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (2.90%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (2.90%) Exchequer
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.66%) GoldMine
9 4 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (1.24%) Lawson
10 3 (1.24%) SAP Business One
10 3 (1.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.81%) SaaS
2 2 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.15%) Internet
2 7 (2.90%) Firewall
3 6 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.24%) Wireless
5 2 (0.83%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) VoIP
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
6 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.41%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (28.63%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.96%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.81%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (4.56%) MySQL
5 11 (4.56%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (3.32%) MS Access
7 8 (3.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.49%) DTS
10 5 (2.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.24%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (4.15%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.49%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.49%) PVCS
3 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.07%) JIRA
3 5 (2.07%) Toad
3 5 (2.07%) JDeveloper
3 5 (2.07%) TestDirector
4 4 (1.66%) Hudson
4 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.24%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (1.24%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.24%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.41%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
General
1 66 (27.39%) Finance
2 14 (5.81%) Law
3 12 (4.98%) Legal
4 8 (3.32%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.32%) Marketing
5 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.41%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Front Office
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Billing
8 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (31.12%) .NET
2 24 (9.96%) ASP.NET
2 24 (9.96%) CSS
2 24 (9.96%) HTML
3 12 (4.98%) Web Services
4 10 (4.15%) XML
5 9 (3.73%) Middleware
5 9 (3.73%) jQuery
6 8 (3.32%) J2EE
7 6 (2.49%) XSLT
7 6 (2.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (2.07%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle ADF
9 4 (1.66%) Spring
10 3 (1.24%) SAML
10 3 (1.24%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.83%) XSL
12 1 (0.41%) Ajax
12 1 (0.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.15%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.32%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.07%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.24%) Replication
6 3 (1.24%) NHS
7 2 (0.83%) LIMS
7 2 (0.83%) PACS
7 2 (0.83%) Life Science
7 2 (0.83%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.83%) e-Health
7 2 (0.83%) PKI
7 2 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.83%) Informatics
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Exalogic
7 2 (0.83%) Health Informatics
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.05%) Windows
2 22 (9.13%) UNIX
3 17 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.73%) Linux
5 9 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.32%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.83%) Solaris
10 1 (0.41%) AIX
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.35%) CRM
2 22 (9.13%) ITIL
3 19 (7.88%) Service Management
3 19 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (7.47%) Time Management
5 17 (7.05%) Workflow
6 16 (6.64%) Waterfall
7 15 (6.22%) ERP
8 14 (5.81%) ITSM
8 14 (5.81%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.81%) Project Management
8 14 (5.81%) Migration
9 11 (4.56%) Release Management
10 10 (4.15%) Web Development
10 10 (4.15%) ETL
11 9 (3.73%) Business Analysis
11 9 (3.73%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.73%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.32%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 122 (50.62%) SQL
2 53 (21.99%) C#
3 45 (18.67%) JavaScript
4 33 (13.69%) Java
5 19 (7.88%) PHP
6 13 (5.39%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.39%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.15%) VBA
8 9 (3.73%) VBScript
9 8 (3.32%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.32%) C
10 3 (1.24%) C++
10 3 (1.24%) VB
10 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.83%) Python
11 2 (0.83%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.41%) XPath
12 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 43 (17.84%) Degree
2 12 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.49%) HND
5 6 (2.49%) ACCA
5 6 (2.49%) CIMA
6 5 (2.07%) VCP4
6 5 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.66%) MCP
7 4 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.24%) AAT
8 3 (1.24%) CIPD
9 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.83%) PMP
9 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.41%) MCSD
10 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.30%) SLA
2 12 (4.98%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) HL7
3 2 (0.83%) GAAP
4 1 (0.41%) GxP
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (5.39%) Active Directory
1 13 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.32%) Terminal Services
3 4 (1.66%) XenApp
3 4 (1.66%) vSphere
4 3 (1.24%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.83%) Squid
5 2 (0.83%) Xen
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) WSUS
1 3 (1.24%) SCCM
2 2 (0.83%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.83%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) OPNET
3 1 (0.41%) OpenView
3 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 59 (24.48%) Oracle
2 58 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.05%) VMware
4 11 (4.56%) Cognos
5 10 (4.15%) Citrix
6 9 (3.73%) Sage
7 8 (3.32%) HP
7 8 (3.32%) SAP
8 6 (2.49%) IBM
9 5 (2.07%) Pegasus
9 5 (2.07%) Open Text
9 5 (2.07%) Serena
10 4 (1.66%) Cisco
10 4 (1.66%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.24%) EMC
11 3 (1.24%) AppSense
11 3 (1.24%) Metastorm
11 3 (1.24%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.83%) LANDesk
12 2 (0.83%) Sun
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + be- training, progression, pens
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