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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank 742 753 729
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 154 128 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 133 114 123
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £53,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-34.88% +53.57%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% 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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 143 £40,000 -26.60% 12
London +42 68 £45,000 -23.72% 5
City of London +44 31 £47,500 +1.06% 3
South East -9 24 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England -7 14 £23,000 -45.88% 1
Yorkshire -35 11 £34,500 -32.68% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Surrey -5 8 £51,250 +2.50%
West Midlands -12 8 £27,500 -9.83%
Milton Keynes - 8 £40,000 -
Norwich +18 7 £18,000 - 1
Norfolk +17 7 £18,000 - 1
North West -27 7 £40,000 -21.95%
South Yorkshire - 6 £34,750 - 1
Sheffield - 6 £34,750 - 1
Manchester -3 5 £35,000 -30.00%
West Yorkshire -29 5 £30,000 -41.46% 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Bristol +2 4 £32,500 +22.64%
South West -23 4 £32,500 +25.00%
Watford - 4 £47,500 -
Woking - 4 £33,000 -
East Midlands +3 3 £47,500 -47.22%
Leeds -17 3 £37,500 -26.82%
Nottingham - 3 £47,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £33,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 - 3
Kent - 3 £56,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £47,500 -
North East - 3 £33,500 -

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 112 (35.67%) Oracle
2 107 (34.08%) SQL
3 79 (25.16%) Windows
3 79 (25.16%) Finance
4 77 (24.52%) Microsoft
5 68 (21.66%) SQL Server
6 61 (19.43%) MS Excel
7 53 (16.88%) .NET
7 53 (16.88%) C#
8 49 (15.61%) Degree
9 45 (14.33%) UNIX
10 41 (13.06%) Java
11 39 (12.42%) Relational Database
12 38 (12.10%) Security Cleared
12 38 (12.10%) Oracle EBS R12
12 38 (12.10%) Oracle EBS
13 36 (11.46%) JavaScript
13 36 (11.46%) PHP
14 33 (10.51%) ERP
15 32 (10.19%) HTML
16 31 (9.87%) CRM
16 31 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (9.55%) Oracle Database
17 30 (9.55%) Oracle Applications
18 29 (9.24%) Linux
19 28 (8.92%) Oracle BI EE
19 28 (8.92%) Active Directory
20 26 (8.28%) Citrix
20 26 (8.28%) Dynamics NAV
21 25 (7.96%) Computer Science

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 (7.64%) IIS
2 15 (4.78%) WebLogic
3 12 (3.82%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (2.87%) Oracle 10gAS
6 8 (2.55%) JBoss
6 8 (2.55%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.91%) FileNet
7 6 (1.91%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.59%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.27%) Tuxedo
9 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.96%) CMS
10 3 (0.96%) SugarCRM
10 3 (0.96%) Lync
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.64%) Documentum
11 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 61 (19.43%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (12.10%) Oracle EBS
1 38 (12.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 30 (9.55%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (8.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (4.46%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (4.14%) Oracle Payables
5 13 (4.14%) Oracle Receivables
5 13 (4.14%) Oracle Assets
5 13 (4.14%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (3.50%) Oracle iProcurement
6 11 (3.50%) Dynamics GP
6 11 (3.50%) Exchequer
7 10 (3.18%) GoldMine
8 8 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (2.55%) Sage 200
8 8 (2.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (2.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (1.91%) Sage BI
10 6 (1.91%) Sage 50
11 4 (1.27%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.64%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) PaaS
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
3 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.78%) DNS
2 11 (3.50%) Internet
3 10 (3.18%) VoIP
4 9 (2.87%) Firewall
5 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.91%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.27%) Softphone
6 4 (1.27%) PBX
6 4 (1.27%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.96%) Wireless
8 2 (0.64%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.32%) RTCP
9 1 (0.32%) RTP
9 1 (0.32%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.32%) LAN
9 1 (0.32%) SAN
9 1 (0.32%) WAN
9 1 (0.32%) DHCP
9 1 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (21.66%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.42%) Relational Database
3 30 (9.55%) Oracle Database
4 28 (8.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 22 (7.01%) RDBMS
6 15 (4.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (4.46%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (2.87%) MySQL
10 9 (2.87%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (1.59%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.96%) MS Access
13 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.64%) Informix
Development Applications
1 18 (5.73%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.50%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (3.18%) PVCS
4 9 (2.87%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.87%) Toad
4 9 (2.87%) JDeveloper
4 9 (2.87%) TestDirector
5 8 (2.55%) JIRA
5 8 (2.55%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.23%) Hudson
6 7 (2.23%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.23%) CruiseControl
6 7 (2.23%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.96%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (0.64%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.64%) Subversion
9 1 (0.32%) Maven
9 1 (0.32%) QADirector
9 1 (0.32%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
General
1 79 (25.16%) Finance
2 16 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 11 (3.50%) Law
4 7 (2.23%) Legal
4 7 (2.23%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.59%) Retail
6 4 (1.27%) Banking
7 3 (0.96%) Back Office
7 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.64%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Local Government
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 53 (16.88%) .NET
2 32 (10.19%) HTML
3 24 (7.64%) ASP.NET
3 24 (7.64%) CSS
4 23 (7.32%) XML
5 19 (6.05%) Web Services
5 19 (6.05%) Application Packaging
6 15 (4.78%) jQuery
7 9 (2.87%) Oracle ADF
7 9 (2.87%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (2.55%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (2.23%) SAML
10 6 (1.91%) SOAP
10 6 (1.91%) Spring
11 5 (1.59%) WebCenter
11 5 (1.59%) Java EE
11 5 (1.59%) WSDL
12 4 (1.27%) Struts
13 3 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.96%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.46%) Oracle Exalogic
4 9 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.23%) Cryptography
6 6 (1.91%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.91%) User Experience
7 5 (1.59%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.27%) IVR
9 3 (0.96%) Replication
9 3 (0.96%) Open Source
10 2 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.32%) Derivative
11 1 (0.32%) Life Science
11 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.32%) iPhone
11 1 (0.32%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 79 (25.16%) Windows
2 45 (14.33%) UNIX
3 29 (9.24%) Linux
4 16 (5.10%) Windows XP
5 12 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.64%) CentOS
8 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (10.51%) ERP
2 31 (9.87%) CRM
3 23 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (6.37%) ITIL
5 18 (5.73%) Project Management
6 17 (5.41%) Service Management
7 16 (5.10%) Workflow
7 16 (5.10%) SOA
8 15 (4.78%) PRINCE2
8 15 (4.78%) Web Development
9 13 (4.14%) Security Testing
10 12 (3.82%) Business Analysis
10 12 (3.82%) ETL
10 12 (3.82%) ITSM
10 12 (3.82%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.50%) Time Management
12 10 (3.18%) MVC
12 10 (3.18%) UML
12 10 (3.18%) RAD
13 9 (2.87%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 107 (34.08%) SQL
2 53 (16.88%) C#
3 41 (13.06%) Java
4 36 (11.46%) JavaScript
4 36 (11.46%) PHP
5 16 (5.10%) PL/SQL
6 14 (4.46%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.46%) C
7 11 (3.50%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.18%) C++
9 9 (2.87%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.87%) VBA
10 7 (2.23%) Python
10 7 (2.23%) VB
11 6 (1.91%) Perl
12 5 (1.59%) VBScript
13 3 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.32%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (15.61%) Degree
2 38 (12.10%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.78%) CCAA
4 15 (4.78%) CCA
4 15 (4.78%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (4.78%) CCEA
5 13 (4.14%) ACCA
5 13 (4.14%) CIMA
6 9 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.23%) AAT
8 6 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.91%) CISSP
9 4 (1.27%) HND
9 4 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (1.27%) GIAC
9 4 (1.27%) GPEN
9 4 (1.27%) OSCP
10 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.41%) SLA
2 10 (3.18%) QA
System Software
1 28 (8.92%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.05%) XenDesktop
4 18 (5.73%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.73%) XenApp
5 17 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (4.46%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (2.87%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.27%) vSphere
9 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (6.05%) SCCM
2 15 (4.78%) SCVMM
3 14 (4.46%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.91%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (1.91%) OpenView
4 6 (1.91%) Nagios
4 6 (1.91%) OPNET
4 6 (1.91%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (0.96%) WSUS
6 2 (0.64%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.32%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.32%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 112 (35.67%) Oracle
2 77 (24.52%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.28%) Citrix
4 25 (7.96%) Sage
5 24 (7.64%) VMware
6 16 (5.10%) IBM
7 13 (4.14%) Siebel
8 12 (3.82%) Cognos
9 11 (3.50%) SAP
9 11 (3.50%) HP
9 11 (3.50%) Pegasus
10 9 (2.87%) Serena
10 9 (2.87%) Cisco
11 6 (1.91%) Compuware
11 6 (1.91%) CA
11 6 (1.91%) Juniper
11 6 (1.91%) BMC
11 6 (1.91%) NetScout
11 6 (1.91%) Riverbed
11 6 (1.91%) SolarWinds
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