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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Consultant
Rank 722 779 762
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 169 154 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 160 121 103
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-27.63% -24.00%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +35 164 £37,500 -6.25% 14
London +70 77 £53,250 +33.12% 6
West Midlands -10 28 £25,000 -41.86%
City of London +34 21 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South East +10 19 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Warwickshire - 16 £25,000 -
Yorkshire -7 14 £32,000 -8.57% 6
East of England +28 10 £35,250 -28.06%
North Yorkshire - 10 £32,000 - 3
Harrogate - 9 £32,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +3 8 £37,500 -31.81%
Warwick - 8 £22,500 -
Letchworth - 8 £37,500 -
Birmingham -13 5 £60,000 +39.53%
Crawley - 5 £27,000 - 1
West Sussex - 5 £27,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 4 £21,500 -49.41%
North West +3 4 £46,250 +40.15%
Solihull +1 4 £47,500 +11.76%
West Yorkshire -5 4 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Hampshire -7 4 £40,000 -15.78%
Oxfordshire +15 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Surrey +6 3 £25,000 -34.21%
Manchester -3 3 £65,000 +96.96%
Berkshire -7 3 £24,500 -38.75% 1
Leeds -10 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Coventry -16 3 £27,500 -38.88%
South West -19 3 £28,500 -54.40%
Oxford - 3 £30,000 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £21,500 -

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 124 (47.15%) SQL
2 84 (31.94%) SQL Server
3 76 (28.90%) .NET
4 61 (23.19%) Oracle
5 58 (22.05%) Windows
6 56 (21.29%) Finance
7 50 (19.01%) C#
7 50 (19.01%) Microsoft
8 46 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
9 36 (13.69%) MS Excel
9 36 (13.69%) CRM
10 33 (12.55%) Java
11 32 (12.17%) JavaScript
12 31 (11.79%) Degree
13 30 (11.41%) Oracle EBS
13 30 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (10.27%) SLA
14 27 (10.27%) T-SQL
15 25 (9.51%) Relational Database
16 24 (9.13%) HTML
17 23 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
18 22 (8.37%) Dynamics CRM
18 22 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (7.60%) Cognos
20 19 (7.22%) ITIL
20 19 (7.22%) IIS
20 19 (7.22%) ASP.NET
21 18 (6.84%) Workflow
22 17 (6.46%) VBScript
22 17 (6.46%) DTS

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (7.22%) IIS
2 13 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.42%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.42%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.66%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.90%) JBoss
8 4 (1.52%) Apache
8 4 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.14%) CMS
9 3 (1.14%) Documentum
10 2 (0.76%) SAS
10 2 (0.76%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.76%) Drupal
10 2 (0.76%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.76%) WordPress
11 1 (0.38%) Kentico
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 36 (13.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.28%) MS Office
3 3 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (11.41%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (8.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (4.56%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (3.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (3.04%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (2.66%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (2.66%) Exchequer
8 6 (2.28%) Agresso
8 6 (2.28%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (1.52%) Lawson
10 4 (1.52%) SAP Business One
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (1.14%) GoldMine
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
12 2 (0.76%) Sage ERP X3
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.32%) SaaS
2 5 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.14%) Force.com
4 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.04%) Internet
2 4 (1.52%) Firewall
2 4 (1.52%) WebEx
3 2 (0.76%) Extranet
3 2 (0.76%) HTTP
3 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.51%) Relational Database
3 23 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (6.46%) DTS
5 15 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (4.18%) Oracle Database
9 11 (4.18%) RDBMS
10 10 (3.80%) MySQL
11 9 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (3.04%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 8 (3.04%) Cognos Report Studio
12 8 (3.04%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (2.28%) Oracle Exadata
15 5 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 5 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 56 (21.29%) Finance
2 11 (4.18%) Law
3 9 (3.42%) Legal
4 8 (3.04%) Marketing
5 7 (2.66%) Dutch Language
5 7 (2.66%) French Language
5 7 (2.66%) German Language
5 7 (2.66%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.90%) Retail
7 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.14%) Publishing
8 3 (1.14%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.76%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
10 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (28.90%) .NET
2 24 (9.13%) HTML
3 19 (7.22%) ASP.NET
4 16 (6.08%) Oracle Fusion
5 15 (5.70%) CSS
6 13 (4.94%) Middleware
7 10 (3.80%) Web Services
8 9 (3.42%) J2EE
9 6 (2.28%) XSLT
10 5 (1.90%) WCF
10 5 (1.90%) REST
10 5 (1.90%) XML
10 5 (1.90%) SOAP
10 5 (1.90%) Spring
11 4 (1.52%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.14%) WinForms
12 3 (1.14%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.76%) jQuery
13 2 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.28%) Oracle Exalogic
3 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.28%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.90%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.14%) NHS
6 3 (1.14%) Statistics
6 3 (1.14%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.76%) Health Informatics
7 2 (0.76%) Informatics
7 2 (0.76%) LIMS
7 2 (0.76%) PACS
7 2 (0.76%) e-Health
7 2 (0.76%) PKI
7 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.38%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.05%) Windows
2 16 (6.08%) UNIX
3 13 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (4.94%) Linux
4 7 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
4 7 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) VMS
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (13.69%) CRM
2 30 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (7.22%) ITIL
5 18 (6.84%) Workflow
6 17 (6.46%) ERP
7 16 (6.08%) Waterfall
8 14 (5.32%) Time Management
9 13 (4.94%) E-Commerce
9 13 (4.94%) Service Management
9 13 (4.94%) ITSM
10 12 (4.56%) Migration
10 12 (4.56%) ETL
10 12 (4.56%) Business Analysis
10 12 (4.56%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (4.18%) Project Management
12 9 (3.42%) SOA
12 9 (3.42%) Data Architecture
12 9 (3.42%) Data Transformation
13 8 (3.04%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 124 (47.15%) SQL
2 50 (19.01%) C#
3 33 (12.55%) Java
4 32 (12.17%) JavaScript
5 27 (10.27%) T-SQL
6 17 (6.46%) VBScript
7 11 (4.18%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.80%) PHP
9 7 (2.66%) VB
10 4 (1.52%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.52%) VBA
10 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.76%) C
11 2 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.38%) C++
12 1 (0.38%) ABAP
12 1 (0.38%) Python
12 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.38%) XPath
12 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (11.79%) Degree
2 8 (3.04%) ACCA
2 8 (3.04%) CIMA
3 6 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.52%) CIPD
5 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.76%) HND
6 2 (0.76%) AAT
6 2 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMP
7 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.27%) SLA
2 13 (4.94%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) HL7
3 2 (0.76%) GAAP
4 1 (0.38%) GxP
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.52%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.76%) Squid
3 2 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) XenApp
4 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.28%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.76%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.38%) Ionix
Vendors
1 61 (23.19%) Oracle
2 50 (19.01%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.60%) Cognos
4 15 (5.70%) SAP
5 14 (5.32%) Sage
6 9 (3.42%) IBM
7 8 (3.04%) VMware
8 5 (1.90%) Google
8 5 (1.90%) Adobe
8 5 (1.90%) Siebel
8 5 (1.90%) HP
8 5 (1.90%) Citrix
8 5 (1.90%) Hitachi
9 4 (1.52%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.52%) hybris
9 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.52%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.14%) Facebook
10 3 (1.14%) Twitter
10 3 (1.14%) FrontRange
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