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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Consultant
Rank 782 815 753
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -62
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 96 78 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.080% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 84 68 105
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 30 January 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 30 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
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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 +25 91 £43,000 +7.50% 10
London +6 31 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South East -14 22 £46,000 +22.66% 2
Berkshire -7 10 £35,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -10 10 £47,500 +46.15% 1
East of England -3 9 £18,000 -52.00% 2
Yorkshire -4 8 £28,250 +4.62%
City of London +2 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Solihull - 7 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire 0 6 £35,000 +29.62%
South West -8 6 £25,000 -60.78%
Middlesex +14 5 £47,500 +58.33%
Norfolk - 5 £18,000 -
Norwich - 5 £18,000 -
Bristol -2 4 £25,000 -66.66%
Hampshire -18 4 £43,000 -16.09%
East Midlands +19 3 £43,000 -52.22%
Northamptonshire - 3 £43,000 -
Northampton - 3 £43,000 -
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
Hungerford - 3 £23,000 -
North Yorkshire +14 2 £25,000 -
Leeds +1 2 £38,500 +42.59%
Scotland +1 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Surrey -5 2 £47,500 +54.47%
Hertfordshire -5 2 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Watford -12 2 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Birmingham -15 2 £53,750 +65.38%
Bradford - 2 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £43,000 -

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 118 (48.16%) SQL
2 78 (31.84%) .NET
3 69 (28.16%) SQL Server
4 68 (27.76%) Windows
5 67 (27.35%) Microsoft
6 65 (26.53%) Oracle
7 63 (25.71%) Finance
8 62 (25.31%) C#
9 54 (22.04%) MS Excel
10 50 (20.41%) Degree
11 46 (18.78%) JavaScript
12 45 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
13 37 (15.10%) Java
14 36 (14.69%) IIS
15 33 (13.47%) CRM
16 32 (13.06%) PHP
17 28 (11.43%) CSS
18 27 (11.02%) Relational Database
19 26 (10.61%) HTML
19 26 (10.61%) UNIX
20 25 (10.20%) ASP.NET
21 24 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
22 21 (8.57%) ITIL
22 21 (8.57%) Service Management
23 20 (8.16%) Time Management
23 20 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
24 19 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
24 19 (7.76%) Dynamics CRM
24 19 (7.76%) VMware
24 19 (7.76%) Business Intelligence

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (14.69%) IIS
2 11 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.27%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (3.27%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.45%) Oracle 10gAS
4 6 (2.45%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.04%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.63%) JBoss
6 4 (1.63%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.63%) Apache
6 4 (1.63%) Tuxedo
6 4 (1.63%) Documentum
6 4 (1.63%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.22%) Lync
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.82%) WordPress
8 2 (0.82%) Drupal
8 2 (0.82%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.82%) SAS
Applications
1 54 (22.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (7.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (6.53%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (6.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 15 (6.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (5.31%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (3.67%) Exchequer
6 9 (3.67%) Dynamics GP
7 8 (3.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (2.45%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (2.45%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (2.45%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (2.45%) GoldMine
9 5 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
9 5 (2.04%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (1.22%) Lawson
11 3 (1.22%) SAP Business One
12 2 (0.82%) Sage 200
12 2 (0.82%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) IaaS
2 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.08%) Internet
2 9 (3.67%) Firewall
3 5 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.22%) Wireless
4 3 (1.22%) DNS
5 2 (0.82%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) RTCP
6 1 (0.41%) RTP
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (28.16%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.02%) Relational Database
3 24 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (6.12%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 13 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.08%) MySQL
7 10 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (3.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (3.27%) MS Access
9 8 (3.27%) Oracle Discoverer
10 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.82%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (5.31%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.27%) Eclipse
3 7 (2.86%) PVCS
3 7 (2.86%) JIRA
3 7 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.45%) Hudson
4 6 (2.45%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.45%) JDeveloper
4 6 (2.45%) Toad
4 6 (2.45%) TestDirector
5 5 (2.04%) CruiseControl
5 5 (2.04%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.22%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.41%) Subversion
8 1 (0.41%) Maven
8 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.41%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 63 (25.71%) Finance
2 14 (5.71%) Legal
3 12 (4.90%) Law
4 10 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.27%) Marketing
6 5 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Front Office
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (31.84%) .NET
2 28 (11.43%) CSS
3 26 (10.61%) HTML
4 25 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 15 (6.12%) jQuery
6 12 (4.90%) Web Services
6 12 (4.90%) XML
7 9 (3.67%) Middleware
8 8 (3.27%) J2EE
9 7 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (2.45%) XSLT
10 6 (2.45%) Oracle ADF
11 5 (2.04%) SAML
11 5 (2.04%) Application Packaging
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (1.63%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.22%) Spring
14 2 (0.82%) XSL
14 2 (0.82%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.67%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.86%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.04%) Oracle Exalogic
7 3 (1.22%) Replication
7 3 (1.22%) NHS
7 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.82%) Health Informatics
8 2 (0.82%) Open Source
8 2 (0.82%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.82%) Informatics
8 2 (0.82%) PKI
8 2 (0.82%) LIMS
8 2 (0.82%) e-Health
8 2 (0.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 68 (27.76%) Windows
2 26 (10.61%) UNIX
3 19 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (5.31%) Linux
6 9 (3.67%) Windows XP
6 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.82%) Solaris
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) Android
9 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.47%) CRM
2 21 (8.57%) ITIL
2 21 (8.57%) Service Management
3 20 (8.16%) Time Management
4 19 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (7.35%) ERP
6 17 (6.94%) Web Development
7 15 (6.12%) ITSM
8 14 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.71%) Migration
9 13 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (5.31%) Workflow
10 12 (4.90%) ETL
11 11 (4.49%) Project Management
12 10 (4.08%) Release Management
12 10 (4.08%) Waterfall
13 9 (3.67%) SOA
13 9 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (3.27%) Incident Management
14 8 (3.27%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (48.16%) SQL
2 62 (25.31%) C#
3 46 (18.78%) JavaScript
4 37 (15.10%) Java
5 32 (13.06%) PHP
6 15 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.31%) VBA
8 12 (4.90%) C
9 10 (4.08%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.67%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.27%) C++
12 5 (2.04%) VBScript
13 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.82%) VB
14 2 (0.82%) Perl
14 2 (0.82%) Python
15 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.41%) XPath
15 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (20.41%) Degree
2 18 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.27%) ACCA
5 8 (3.27%) CIMA
6 5 (2.04%) HND
7 4 (1.63%) AAT
7 4 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.63%) MCP
7 4 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CCAA
8 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.82%) PMP
8 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CCA
8 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CCEA
9 1 (0.41%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.94%) SLA
2 7 (2.86%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) HL7
3 2 (0.82%) GAAP
System Software
1 18 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.27%) Terminal Services
4 6 (2.45%) XenApp
5 5 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (2.04%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.63%) vSphere
7 3 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.82%) Xen
8 2 (0.82%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (2.04%) SCCM
1 5 (2.04%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.22%) WSUS
3 2 (0.82%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.82%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.41%) OPNET
4 1 (0.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) OpenView
4 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 67 (27.35%) Microsoft
2 65 (26.53%) Oracle
3 19 (7.76%) VMware
4 13 (5.31%) Cognos
4 13 (5.31%) Sage
5 12 (4.90%) Citrix
5 12 (4.90%) IBM
6 7 (2.86%) Pegasus
6 7 (2.86%) HP
6 7 (2.86%) SAP
7 6 (2.45%) Serena
8 4 (1.63%) Cisco
8 4 (1.63%) Lotus
8 4 (1.63%) Hitachi
8 4 (1.63%) Open Text
9 3 (1.22%) AppSense
9 3 (1.22%) Metastorm
9 3 (1.22%) EMC
10 2 (0.82%) Tableau
10 2 (0.82%) LANDesk
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