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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Consultant
Rank 814 824 807
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 59 95 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.080% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.085% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 41 82 69
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.42% -9.52%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Project Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Consultant
Top 28 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 29 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 53 £45,000 -21.73% 8
London +33 29 £62,500 -
South West -9 6 £27,500 -50.00%
East of England +16 5 £37,500 -43.18% 1
Manchester +21 4 £46,250 +85.00% 2
North West +14 4 £46,250 +85.00% 2
South East +12 4 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Bristol -5 4 £27,500 -50.00%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
Scotland - 4 £43,500 - 1
City of London +34 3 £60,000 -4.00%
Surrey +26 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Leeds +13 3 £50,000 +49.25% 2
West Yorkshire +5 3 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Yorkshire +1 3 £50,000 +49.25% 2
Cambridge - 3 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +3 2 £46,250 +46.82%
Gloucestershire -5 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Leicestershire - 2 £46,250 -
Glasgow - 2 £42,000 - 1
Cobham - 2 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 -
Leicester - 2 £46,250 -
Berkshire +5 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Reading -6 1 £37,500 -31.81%
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £32,500 -
Epsom - 1 £80,000 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 83 (72.81%) Project Management
2 39 (34.21%) Finance
3 31 (27.19%) PRINCE2
4 27 (23.68%) Degree
5 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.04%) Retail
7 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (13.16%) Portfolio Management
8 14 (12.28%) SAP
9 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
9 13 (11.40%) Banking
10 12 (10.53%) Cognizant
11 11 (9.65%) Sage
11 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
11 11 (9.65%) MS Project
11 11 (9.65%) Sage 200
11 11 (9.65%) Logistics
11 11 (9.65%) Dynamics NAV
12 10 (8.77%) Programme Management
13 9 (7.89%) CISSP
13 9 (7.89%) PMP
13 9 (7.89%) PMI Certification
13 9 (7.89%) IIS
13 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (7.02%) SDLC
14 8 (7.02%) Change Control
14 8 (7.02%) Performance Management
14 8 (7.02%) PCI DSS
14 8 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (7.02%) E-Commerce

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (7.89%) IIS
2 6 (5.26%) MS Project Server
3 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.65%) MS Project
3 6 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.39%) MS Office
5 4 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Sage 200
1 11 (9.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.63%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.75%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Force.com
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) LAN
1 3 (2.63%) WAN
2 2 (1.75%) WebEx
3 1 (0.88%) MPLS
3 1 (0.88%) WLAN
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.75%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 39 (34.21%) Finance
2 16 (14.04%) Retail
3 13 (11.40%) Banking
4 7 (6.14%) Law
5 6 (5.26%) Marketing
6 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.63%) Back Office
8 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.75%) Publishing
9 2 (1.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) HTML
1 3 (2.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.88%) HTML5
3 1 (0.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) Blog
5 1 (0.88%) CESG
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Solaris
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (72.81%) Project Management
2 31 (27.19%) PRINCE2
3 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (13.16%) Portfolio Management
5 11 (9.65%) Logistics
6 10 (8.77%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.02%) SDLC
7 8 (7.02%) Change Control
7 8 (7.02%) Performance Management
7 8 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.14%) Supplier Management
9 6 (5.26%) Security Architecture
9 6 (5.26%) Time Management
9 6 (5.26%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (5.26%) Migration
10 5 (4.39%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.39%) CRM
10 5 (4.39%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.63%) SQL
2 2 (1.75%) Java
2 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.88%) C++
3 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 27 (23.68%) Degree
2 9 (7.89%) CISSP
2 9 (7.89%) PMP
2 9 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.51%) ISEB
5 3 (2.63%) CISM
5 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.75%) MAPM
6 2 (1.75%) APMP
6 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.88%) MBA
7 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CCNP
7 1 (0.88%) CCDP
7 1 (0.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) PCI DSS
1 8 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) SAP
2 12 (10.53%) Cognizant
3 11 (9.65%) Sage
3 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 6 (5.26%) Splunk
5 4 (3.51%) Oracle
6 2 (1.75%) Google
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) Avaya
7 1 (0.88%) Juniper
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Brocade
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