The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Consultant
Rank 808 813 823
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 94 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.059% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.063% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 87 37 64
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +69.23%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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%

Project Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Project Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Project Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Consultant over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Project Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Project 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 Project Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +24 90 £62,500 +13.63% 5
London -16 34 £62,500 +25.00% 3
East of England -5 23 £52,500 -4.54%
South East -5 23 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Hertfordshire +3 16 £62,500 +13.63%
Berkshire +10 12 £75,000 +7.14%
West Midlands 0 12 £75,000 +76.47%
Birmingham +3 11 £75,000 +76.47%
City of London +12 8 £72,500 -14.70% 1
Reading -1 8 £75,000 +7.14%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £75,000 -
Surrey 0 7 £87,500 +59.09% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £33,500 - 1
Watford - 7 £50,000 -
Leatherhead -9 6 £87,500 +105.88%
West Yorkshire - 6 £33,500 -
Leeds - 5 £33,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands +12 3 £55,000 -
Bristol -6 2 £56,250 +2.27%
South West -28 2 £56,250 +2.27%
Hampshire - 2 £56,250 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
East Midlands -4 1 £30,000 -45.45%
M4 Corridor - 1 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £65,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £30,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £29,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £35,000 -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 Project Consultant in their job title.

1 112 (59.89%) Project Management
2 67 (35.83%) Finance
3 63 (33.69%) PRINCE2
4 42 (22.46%) Oracle
5 34 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (15.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (13.37%) Mentoring
8 22 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 22 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 21 (11.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 20 (10.70%) Business Transformation
11 18 (9.63%) Change Management
12 17 (9.09%) .NET
12 17 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (8.56%) Waterfall
13 16 (8.56%) CRM
14 15 (8.02%) ERP
14 15 (8.02%) Degree
14 15 (8.02%) System Testing
15 14 (7.49%) Citrix
16 13 (6.95%) SAN
16 13 (6.95%) Manufacturing
16 13 (6.95%) Migration
16 13 (6.95%) Programme Management
16 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 12 (6.42%) Windows
17 12 (6.42%) SQL
18 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
18 11 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (5.88%) Oracle EBS

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 Project Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.14%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.53%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.53%) Moodle
3 1 (0.53%) SAS
3 1 (0.53%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.28%) MS Project
3 6 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (5.35%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (4.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.07%) SalesLogix
4 2 (1.07%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.53%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.14%) SaaS
1 4 (2.14%) CheetahMail
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.95%) SAN
2 6 (3.21%) LAN
2 6 (3.21%) WAN
3 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.60%) Wireless
3 3 (1.60%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.07%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.07%) DNS
4 2 (1.07%) DHCP
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (5.35%) QlikView
1 10 (5.35%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (4.81%) Spotfire
3 8 (4.28%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.53%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (35.83%) Finance
2 22 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.95%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.28%) Banking
5 5 (2.67%) Marketing
6 4 (2.14%) Retail
7 2 (1.07%) Billing
7 2 (1.07%) Legal
7 2 (1.07%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.09%) .NET
2 5 (2.67%) HTML
3 4 (2.14%) CSS
4 1 (0.53%) SOAP
4 1 (0.53%) XML
4 1 (0.53%) XSL
4 1 (0.53%) Ajax
4 1 (0.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.07%) PMI
5 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.53%) FMCG
5 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.42%) Windows
2 2 (1.07%) UNIX
3 1 (0.53%) Solaris
3 1 (0.53%) Linux
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (59.89%) Project Management
2 63 (33.69%) PRINCE2
3 34 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (13.37%) Mentoring
6 20 (10.70%) Business Transformation
7 18 (9.63%) Change Management
8 16 (8.56%) CRM
8 16 (8.56%) Waterfall
9 15 (8.02%) System Testing
9 15 (8.02%) ERP
10 13 (6.95%) Migration
10 13 (6.95%) Programme Management
10 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 11 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.35%) Logistics
12 10 (5.35%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.35%) Analytics
13 9 (4.81%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.42%) SQL
2 4 (2.14%) C#
3 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.53%) Java
4 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (11.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (8.02%) Degree
3 11 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.35%) PMI Certification
5 9 (4.81%) PMP
6 8 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (3.74%) MCITP
8 6 (3.21%) ISEB
9 5 (2.67%) CCA
9 5 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.67%) CCNA
9 5 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.60%) CCIE
11 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.53%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.53%) QA
1 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.07%) XenApp
2 2 (1.07%) XenServer
2 2 (1.07%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.07%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.07%) SCOM
2 2 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (22.46%) Oracle
2 22 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.49%) Citrix
4 9 (4.81%) Business Objects
4 9 (4.81%) Informatica
4 9 (4.81%) Tableau
5 8 (4.28%) VMware
5 8 (4.28%) SAP
6 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.14%) Unica
6 4 (2.14%) SmartFocus
6 4 (2.14%) Neolane
6 4 (2.14%) Lyris
7 3 (1.60%) Symantec
7 3 (1.60%) Siebel
7 3 (1.60%) Cisco
7 3 (1.60%) IBM
8 2 (1.07%) HP
8 2 (1.07%) Sophos
8 2 (1.07%) NetApp
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