The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Consultant
Rank 792 786 789
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Consultant 91 121 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.10% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.11% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 74 94 86
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £27,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -6.89%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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%

Junior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Junior Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Consultant within the UK.

Junior Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Consultant over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Junior Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior 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 Junior Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +5 85 £30,000 -7.69% 11
London +33 33 £31,500 -13.10% 7
South East -9 21 £35,000 +21.73% 1
Manchester +20 9 £21,500 +7.50%
North West +1 9 £21,500 -4.44% 1
South West -9 7 £33,390 +23.66%
City of London +33 6 £25,000 -28.57% 4
East Midlands +13 6 £24,500 -2.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £35,000 +40.00%
Berkshire -16 6 £19,500 -29.09%
Nottinghamshire - 6 £24,500 - 1
Nottingham - 6 £24,500 - 1
Swindon +5 5 £33,390 +23.66%
Wiltshire -4 5 £33,390 +23.66%
Milton Keynes -13 5 £35,000 +40.00%
Yorkshire +7 4 £29,000 +16.00%
West Sussex +6 4 £35,000 -
Horsham - 4 £35,000 -
Surrey +22 3 £27,500 -31.25% 1
North Yorkshire +17 3 £29,000 +45.00%
York +10 3 £29,000 +45.00%
Reading -11 3 £19,500 -22.77%
Bolton - 3 £21,500 -
Scotland +21 2 £22,500 -
Newbury -2 2 - -
West Midlands -6 2 £29,250 +53.94% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £30,000 -
Kent - 2 £22,500 -
Woking - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £22,500 -

Junior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Consultant in their job title.

1 80 (40.40%) Degree
2 74 (37.37%) SQL
3 60 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 57 (28.79%) Finance
5 49 (24.75%) SQL Server
5 49 (24.75%) C#
6 43 (21.72%) .NET
7 41 (20.71%) MS Excel
8 39 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (19.19%) Computer Science
10 37 (18.69%) Business Analysis
11 33 (16.67%) Java
12 31 (15.66%) XML
12 31 (15.66%) Project Management
13 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
14 27 (13.64%) Banking
15 25 (12.63%) Hedge funds
16 23 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (10.10%) Oracle
17 20 (10.10%) HTML
18 19 (9.60%) Windows
19 17 (8.59%) JavaScript
19 17 (8.59%) SAP
20 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
21 15 (7.58%) Business Process Mapping
21 15 (7.58%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
22 14 (7.07%) Active Directory
22 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
23 13 (6.57%) ABAP
24 12 (6.06%) Business Intelligence

Junior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.55%) NetWeaver
3 5 (2.53%) SAP EP
3 5 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (2.53%) SAP Portal
4 4 (2.02%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.52%) IIS
5 3 (1.52%) JBoss
5 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (20.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.53%) MS Office
4 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) SAP SRM
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.01%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.01%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.51%) Maximo
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) Yammer
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.03%) LAN
2 5 (2.53%) Internet
2 5 (2.53%) WAN
3 3 (1.52%) MPLS
3 3 (1.52%) Firewall
3 3 (1.52%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) VPN
4 2 (1.01%) VPLS
5 1 (0.51%) DNS
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) VoIP
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.54%) SAP BI
4 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.52%) MySQL
7 3 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.01%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.51%) OLAP
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.52%) LSMW
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 57 (28.79%) Finance
2 27 (13.64%) Banking
3 11 (5.56%) Retail
4 9 (4.55%) Games
5 7 (3.54%) Marketing
5 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.52%) Billing
7 3 (1.52%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.72%) .NET
2 31 (15.66%) XML
3 20 (10.10%) HTML
4 10 (5.05%) ASP.NET
4 10 (5.05%) .NET Framework
5 9 (4.55%) SAP Basis
5 9 (4.55%) SAP PI
6 7 (3.54%) SAP XI
7 6 (3.03%) WCF
8 5 (2.53%) jQuery
8 5 (2.53%) Web Dynpro
8 5 (2.53%) CSS
8 5 (2.53%) Web Services
8 5 (2.53%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.52%) BAPI
9 3 (1.52%) SOAP
9 3 (1.52%) Kendo UI
10 2 (1.01%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.01%) Spring
11 1 (0.51%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.19%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.63%) Hedge funds
3 23 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.56%) User Experience
6 9 (4.55%) Open Source
7 6 (3.03%) NHS
7 6 (3.03%) E-Learning
7 6 (3.03%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.53%) Data Extraction
8 5 (2.53%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.53%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.53%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.02%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.52%) FMCG
11 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.51%) Physics
11 1 (0.51%) DTV
11 1 (0.51%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.60%) Windows
2 7 (3.54%) Linux
3 6 (3.03%) UNIX
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (18.69%) Business Analysis
3 31 (15.66%) Project Management
4 29 (14.65%) Software Engineering
5 15 (7.58%) Business Process Mapping
5 15 (7.58%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 12 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (6.06%) Workflow
6 12 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (6.06%) Web Application Development
7 10 (5.05%) CRM
7 10 (5.05%) Business Continuity
8 9 (4.55%) Time Management
8 9 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (4.55%) ETL
9 8 (4.04%) Migration
9 8 (4.04%) Data Migration
10 7 (3.54%) System Testing
10 7 (3.54%) Web Development
10 7 (3.54%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.37%) SQL
2 49 (24.75%) C#
3 33 (16.67%) Java
4 17 (8.59%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.57%) ABAP
6 11 (5.56%) PHP
7 6 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.52%) C
8 3 (1.52%) C++
8 3 (1.52%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.01%) Python
9 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (40.40%) Degree
2 7 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) CCNA
3 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.01%) MCP
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.01%) CCNP
4 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) MCSE
5 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.02%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) HL7
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.10%) Oracle
3 17 (8.59%) SAP
4 9 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 7 (3.54%) VMware
6 5 (2.53%) IBM
7 4 (2.02%) Cisco
8 3 (1.52%) Telerik
9 2 (1.01%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.01%) Progress
9 2 (1.01%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.51%) Citrix
10 1 (0.51%) Cognos
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