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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Consultant
Rank 767 776 764
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 113 103 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 92 92 109
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £90,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £55,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-28.63% +77.41%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 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 December 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 +22 104 £40,000 -20.00% 9
London +4 40 £45,000 -6.25% 3
South East -2 21 £47,500 -7.31% 1
City of London +14 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Yorkshire -9 12 £34,750 -22.34% 2
East of England -11 10 £18,000 -56.36%
West Yorkshire +8 9 £37,500 -16.20% 2
Norwich - 8 £18,000 -
Norfolk - 8 £18,000 -
West Midlands -15 6 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Berkshire +11 5 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Leeds -1 5 £38,500 -13.96% 1
Middlesex - 5 £47,500 -
East Midlands +16 4 £40,000 -55.55%
Surrey -2 4 £51,250 +66.66%
South West -13 4 £25,250 -38.78%
Solihull - 4 £47,500 -
Bristol -2 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Manchester -14 3 £41,250 -18.31%
North West -21 3 £41,250 -36.53% 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £34,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -
Bradford - 3 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £34,500 -
Slough - 3 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +1 2 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire -25 2 £40,500 -37.69%
Kent - 2 £60,000 -
Warwick - 2 £22,500 -

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 118 (43.22%) SQL
2 98 (35.90%) Oracle
3 72 (26.37%) Microsoft
4 67 (24.54%) .NET
5 66 (24.18%) SQL Server
6 63 (23.08%) C#
6 63 (23.08%) Windows
7 61 (22.34%) MS Excel
7 61 (22.34%) Finance
8 51 (18.68%) Degree
9 48 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 39 (14.29%) UNIX
12 38 (13.92%) Java
12 38 (13.92%) Relational Database
13 36 (13.19%) PHP
14 31 (11.36%) CRM
14 31 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
15 30 (10.99%) Oracle EBS R12
16 29 (10.62%) Security Cleared
17 28 (10.26%) IIS
17 28 (10.26%) CSS
17 28 (10.26%) Oracle Database
18 27 (9.89%) HTML
18 27 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (9.16%) Linux
19 25 (9.16%) Oracle Applications
20 24 (8.79%) ASP.NET
21 23 (8.42%) RDBMS
22 22 (8.06%) ITIL

Applications Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (10.26%) IIS
2 15 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 11 (4.03%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (3.30%) Oracle 10gAS
5 7 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.83%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.83%) FileNet
8 4 (1.47%) Tuxedo
8 4 (1.47%) JBoss
8 4 (1.47%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.10%) Lync
9 3 (1.10%) Apache
9 3 (1.10%) Documentum
10 2 (0.73%) SAS
10 2 (0.73%) CMS
10 2 (0.73%) Drupal
Applications
1 61 (22.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.86%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (10.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (9.16%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (5.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (4.03%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (3.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.93%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (2.93%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (2.93%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (2.56%) Sage 200
8 7 (2.56%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (2.56%) Dynamics GP
8 7 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (2.56%) Exchequer
9 6 (2.20%) Sage 50
9 6 (2.20%) Sage BI
9 6 (2.20%) GoldMine
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (1.10%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) PaaS
2 1 (0.37%) IaaS
2 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.30%) Firewall
2 8 (2.93%) Internet
3 6 (2.20%) DNS
4 5 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.47%) VoIP
6 3 (1.10%) PBX
6 3 (1.10%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (1.10%) Wireless
6 3 (1.10%) Softphone
7 2 (0.73%) HTTP
8 1 (0.37%) DHCP
8 1 (0.37%) FTP
8 1 (0.37%) SAN
8 1 (0.37%) RTCP
8 1 (0.37%) RTP
8 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.92%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 23 (8.42%) RDBMS
5 22 (8.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 16 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (4.40%) MySQL
11 11 (4.03%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (2.20%) MS Access
13 4 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.73%) DTS
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (6.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (3.66%) Eclipse
3 10 (3.66%) PVCS
4 9 (3.30%) JIRA
4 9 (3.30%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.30%) Toad
4 9 (3.30%) JDeveloper
4 9 (3.30%) TestDirector
5 8 (2.93%) Hudson
5 8 (2.93%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.56%) Bugzilla
6 7 (2.56%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.10%) Wise Package Studio
8 2 (0.73%) Subversion
9 1 (0.37%) Maven
9 1 (0.37%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.37%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (22.34%) Finance
2 10 (3.66%) Law
3 9 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.20%) Legal
5 4 (1.47%) Back Office
6 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.10%) Banking
6 3 (1.10%) Retail
7 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (24.54%) .NET
2 28 (10.26%) CSS
3 27 (9.89%) HTML
4 24 (8.79%) ASP.NET
5 17 (6.23%) jQuery
6 14 (5.13%) XML
7 13 (4.76%) Web Services
8 9 (3.30%) Middleware
8 9 (3.30%) Oracle ADF
8 9 (3.30%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (3.30%) Application Packaging
9 8 (2.93%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (2.93%) J2EE
10 7 (2.56%) SAML
11 4 (1.47%) WebCenter
12 3 (1.10%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.10%) XSLT
13 2 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.76%) Oracle Exalogic
4 12 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.30%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.20%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.83%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.10%) IVR
8 3 (1.10%) Replication
9 2 (0.73%) NHS
9 2 (0.73%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.73%) PKI
9 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.73%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.73%) Open Source
10 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.08%) Windows
2 39 (14.29%) UNIX
3 25 (9.16%) Linux
4 12 (4.40%) Windows XP
4 12 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) Solaris
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (11.36%) CRM
2 27 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (8.06%) ITIL
3 22 (8.06%) Service Management
4 18 (6.59%) ERP
5 17 (6.23%) Project Management
6 16 (5.86%) SOA
6 16 (5.86%) Web Development
7 15 (5.49%) Time Management
7 15 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 15 (5.49%) ITSM
7 15 (5.49%) Workflow
8 14 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 13 (4.76%) Migration
9 13 (4.76%) ETL
10 11 (4.03%) Business Analysis
11 10 (3.66%) MVC
11 10 (3.66%) UML
11 10 (3.66%) RAD
12 9 (3.30%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 118 (43.22%) SQL
2 63 (23.08%) C#
3 42 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 38 (13.92%) Java
5 36 (13.19%) PHP
6 14 (5.13%) C
7 13 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.76%) VBA
8 11 (4.03%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.66%) C++
10 9 (3.30%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.83%) VBScript
12 2 (0.73%) VB
12 2 (0.73%) Python
12 2 (0.73%) Perl
12 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.37%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (18.68%) Degree
2 29 (10.62%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.30%) ACCA
4 9 (3.30%) CIMA
4 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.20%) CCA
5 6 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (2.20%) CCEA
5 6 (2.20%) CCAA
6 5 (1.83%) AAT
7 4 (1.47%) MCP
7 4 (1.47%) HND
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.47%) PMP
7 4 (1.47%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.86%) SLA
2 7 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (0.73%) GAAP
4 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (3.30%) XenApp
4 9 (3.30%) XenDesktop
5 7 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (2.20%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.20%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.47%) vSphere
8 2 (0.73%) Squid
9 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (4.76%) Data Guard
2 9 (3.30%) SCCM
3 6 (2.20%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.10%) WSUS
5 2 (0.73%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.37%) Nagios
6 1 (0.37%) OPNET
6 1 (0.37%) OpenView
6 1 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.37%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 98 (35.90%) Oracle
2 72 (26.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.59%) IBM
3 18 (6.59%) VMware
4 15 (5.49%) Sage
4 15 (5.49%) Cognos
5 13 (4.76%) Citrix
6 9 (3.30%) Serena
7 8 (2.93%) Pegasus
8 7 (2.56%) Siebel
9 6 (2.20%) HP
10 5 (1.83%) SAP
11 4 (1.47%) Cisco
11 4 (1.47%) Lotus
11 4 (1.47%) Hitachi
11 4 (1.47%) ATG
11 4 (1.47%) Endeca
12 3 (1.10%) Open Text
12 3 (1.10%) AppSense
12 3 (1.10%) Metastorm
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