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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank 741 774 741
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 161 102 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 140 81 118
Average salary £44,250 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.05% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £31,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +33.33%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 +46 152 £42,500 -19.04% 18
London +10 77 £47,500 -18.80% 6
City of London +34 36 £48,750 +3.72% 2
South East -2 35 £34,500 -31.00% 6
Surrey +3 10 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 9 £30,000 -7.69% 2
West Midlands -5 9 £27,500 +3.77%
East of England -19 9 £28,000 -3.44% 2
Yorkshire -27 8 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Berkshire +8 7 £24,500 -38.75% 1
South West -22 7 £32,500 +22.64%
Milton Keynes - 7 £30,000 - 2
Bristol -1 6 £31,250 +17.92%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 - -
Tyne and Wear - 6 - -
North East - 6 - -
North West -17 5 £35,000 +4.47% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
Epsom - 5 £70,000 -
Woking - 5 £33,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £40,000 -
Norfolk +16 4 £18,000 - 1
Norwich +12 4 £18,000 - 1
Watford - 4 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 4 £45,000 - 1
Manchester +2 3 £35,000 -10.82% 2
Hampshire -12 3 £57,500 +17.94%
West Yorkshire -32 3 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 109 (34.49%) Oracle
2 95 (30.06%) SQL
3 88 (27.85%) Windows
4 71 (22.47%) Microsoft
5 69 (21.84%) SQL Server
6 64 (20.25%) Finance
7 60 (18.99%) MS Excel
8 41 (12.97%) UNIX
8 41 (12.97%) .NET
9 38 (12.03%) Security Cleared
10 37 (11.71%) Relational Database
10 37 (11.71%) XML
10 37 (11.71%) ERP
11 36 (11.39%) C#
11 36 (11.39%) Oracle EBS
11 36 (11.39%) Oracle EBS R12
12 35 (11.08%) Java
13 34 (10.76%) Web Services
13 34 (10.76%) Degree
14 33 (10.44%) HTML
15 32 (10.13%) Oracle Applications
16 31 (9.81%) Linux
17 30 (9.49%) IIS
18 29 (9.18%) JavaScript
18 29 (9.18%) PHP
18 29 (9.18%) CRM
18 29 (9.18%) Dynamics NAV
19 28 (8.86%) Oracle BI EE
19 28 (8.86%) MS Office
20 27 (8.54%) Citrix

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (9.49%) IIS
2 15 (4.75%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (2.53%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (2.53%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.90%) FileNet
7 5 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.58%) Oracle 10gAS
8 4 (1.27%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.95%) Apache
9 3 (0.95%) CMS
9 3 (0.95%) SugarCRM
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.32%) Drupal
11 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 60 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.86%) MS Office
3 3 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (11.39%) Oracle EBS
1 36 (11.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 32 (10.13%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (9.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (4.43%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (3.80%) Dynamics GP
5 12 (3.80%) Exchequer
5 12 (3.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 11 (3.48%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (3.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 11 (3.48%) Oracle Assets
6 11 (3.48%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (2.85%) Oracle iProcurement
7 9 (2.85%) GoldMine
8 8 (2.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (2.53%) Sage 200
9 7 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (1.90%) Lawson
10 6 (1.90%) Sage 50
10 6 (1.90%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.38%) SaaS
2 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.63%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.28%) Internet
2 21 (6.65%) DNS
3 10 (3.16%) VoIP
3 10 (3.16%) Firewall
4 6 (1.90%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.27%) PBX
6 4 (1.27%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (1.27%) Softphone
7 3 (0.95%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.63%) WAN
9 1 (0.32%) DHCP
9 1 (0.32%) LAN
9 1 (0.32%) RTCP
9 1 (0.32%) RTP
9 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.71%) Relational Database
3 28 (8.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 25 (7.91%) Oracle Database
5 18 (5.70%) RDBMS
6 14 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (4.43%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.22%) MySQL
9 6 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.58%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.58%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (0.95%) MS Access
12 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.63%) Informix
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.90%) PVCS
4 6 (1.90%) Bugzilla
4 6 (1.90%) CruiseControl
4 6 (1.90%) JIRA
4 6 (1.90%) Hudson
4 6 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.58%) Toad
5 5 (1.58%) JDeveloper
5 5 (1.58%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.63%) Subversion
6 2 (0.63%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.32%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.32%) QADirector
7 1 (0.32%) MSI
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
General
1 64 (20.25%) Finance
2 16 (5.06%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.53%) Retail
4 7 (2.22%) General Ledger
4 7 (2.22%) Law
5 5 (1.58%) Banking
6 4 (1.27%) Legal
7 3 (0.95%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.97%) .NET
2 37 (11.71%) XML
3 34 (10.76%) Web Services
4 33 (10.44%) HTML
5 20 (6.33%) ASP.NET
5 20 (6.33%) CSS
5 20 (6.33%) Application Packaging
6 18 (5.70%) SOAP
7 16 (5.06%) WSDL
8 10 (3.16%) jQuery
9 9 (2.85%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (2.53%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (1.90%) SAML
12 5 (1.58%) WebCenter
12 5 (1.58%) Oracle ADF
12 5 (1.58%) Spring
13 4 (1.27%) Java EE
13 4 (1.27%) Struts
14 3 (0.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.43%) Oracle Exalogic
4 13 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.22%) Cryptography
6 6 (1.90%) User Experience
6 6 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.27%) Open Source
7 4 (1.27%) IVR
8 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 2 (0.63%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.32%) GIS
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.32%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 88 (27.85%) Windows
2 41 (12.97%) UNIX
3 31 (9.81%) Linux
4 22 (6.96%) Windows XP
5 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.27%) CentOS
6 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (11.71%) ERP
2 29 (9.18%) CRM
3 23 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (6.65%) Project Management
5 20 (6.33%) Workflow
6 18 (5.70%) ITIL
7 16 (5.06%) Service Management
8 14 (4.43%) SOA
8 14 (4.43%) Web Development
9 13 (4.11%) Security Testing
10 12 (3.80%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.48%) Business Analysis
12 10 (3.16%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (3.16%) ETL
12 10 (3.16%) MVC
12 10 (3.16%) ITSM
13 9 (2.85%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.85%) Time Management
13 9 (2.85%) Performance Management
14 8 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (30.06%) SQL
2 36 (11.39%) C#
3 35 (11.08%) Java
4 29 (9.18%) JavaScript
4 29 (9.18%) PHP
5 13 (4.11%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.11%) Shell Script
6 11 (3.48%) C
6 11 (3.48%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.16%) C++
8 9 (2.85%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.22%) VB
10 6 (1.90%) Python
10 6 (1.90%) Perl
11 4 (1.27%) VBScript
11 4 (1.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 4 (1.27%) VBA
12 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.76%) Degree
3 19 (6.01%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.01%) CCAA
3 19 (6.01%) CCA
3 19 (6.01%) Citrix Certification
3 19 (6.01%) CCEA
4 11 (3.48%) ACCA
4 11 (3.48%) CIMA
5 10 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.90%) CISSP
7 6 (1.90%) AAT
8 5 (1.58%) GPEN
8 5 (1.58%) OSCP
8 5 (1.58%) GIAC
9 3 (0.95%) MCP
10 2 (0.63%) MCSD
10 2 (0.63%) MCSE
10 2 (0.63%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.01%) SLA
2 7 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 25 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.96%) Hyper-V
3 21 (6.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (6.01%) XenApp
4 19 (6.01%) XenDesktop
5 17 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (4.43%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.22%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (6.33%) SCCM
2 19 (6.01%) SCVMM
3 14 (4.43%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (1.90%) OpenView
4 6 (1.90%) Nagios
4 6 (1.90%) OPNET
4 6 (1.90%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.63%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.32%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 109 (34.49%) Oracle
2 71 (22.47%) Microsoft
3 27 (8.54%) Citrix
4 26 (8.23%) Sage
5 18 (5.70%) SAP
6 17 (5.38%) VMware
7 16 (5.06%) IBM
8 13 (4.11%) Siebel
9 12 (3.80%) Cognos
10 11 (3.48%) Pegasus
11 9 (2.85%) JBoss
12 8 (2.53%) HP
12 8 (2.53%) Juniper
13 6 (1.90%) BMC
13 6 (1.90%) Compuware
13 6 (1.90%) Cisco
13 6 (1.90%) CA
13 6 (1.90%) NetScout
13 6 (1.90%) Riverbed
13 6 (1.90%) SolarWinds
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE + Bonus & Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Wight
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Epsilium Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 per annum + pension, life assuance
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Annual bonus & career progression
Posted: 10 days ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bradford
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: £20k - £40k (dependent upon skills and experience)
Posted: 17 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Hitachi Consulting
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago