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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Consultant
Rank 844 847 805
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 56 97 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.080% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.085% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 45 79 83
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £27,000 £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%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +9 53 £55,000 -2.22% 9
London +3 24 £60,000 -4.00% 3
South East +4 10 £35,000 -42.85% 4
South West -6 9 £27,500 -50.00%
North West +11 6 £63,750 +155.00%
Manchester +8 6 £63,750 +155.00%
Hampshire - 4 £34,000 -
Aldershot - 4 £34,000 -
Bath - 4 £27,500 -
Somerset - 4 £27,500 -
East of England +28 3 £50,000 -24.24%
Surrey +14 3 £80,000 +30.61%
City of London +14 3 £62,500 - 1
Epsom - 3 £80,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +15 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Oxford +8 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Bristol 0 2 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -11 2 £55,000 -16.66%
Berkshire -1 1 £105,000 +50.00%
Birmingham -10 1 £65,000 +62.50% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £65,000 +52.94% 1
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £105,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Watford - 1 £60,000 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 71 (64.55%) Project Management
2 38 (34.55%) PRINCE2
3 37 (33.64%) Finance
4 28 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.45%) Retail
5 17 (15.45%) Degree
5 17 (15.45%) PMP
5 17 (15.45%) PMI Certification
6 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.82%) Banking
8 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
8 12 (10.91%) MS Project
8 12 (10.91%) SAP
9 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (9.09%) Cognizant
10 10 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.27%) SharePoint
12 8 (7.27%) Migration
12 8 (7.27%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (6.36%) Sage 200
13 7 (6.36%) Logistics
13 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (6.36%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (6.36%) MS Office
13 7 (6.36%) Sage
13 7 (6.36%) ITIL
14 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
14 6 (5.45%) Change Control
15 5 (4.55%) Spreadsheet

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.55%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Lync
4 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) MS Project
1 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
2 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (6.36%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.82%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.91%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Force.com
1 4 (3.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.73%) LAN
2 3 (2.73%) WAN
3 1 (0.91%) WLAN
3 1 (0.91%) MPLS
3 1 (0.91%) Firewall
3 1 (0.91%) Wireless
3 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 37 (33.64%) Finance
2 17 (15.45%) Retail
3 13 (11.82%) Banking
4 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.55%) Marketing
6 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Publishing
7 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.91%) Back Office
8 1 (0.91%) Law
8 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.91%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.73%) HTML
2 2 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (0.91%) Java EE
3 1 (0.91%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.91%) HTML5
3 1 (0.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.82%) Blog
4 1 (0.91%) Open Source
4 1 (0.91%) CESG
4 1 (0.91%) PMI
4 1 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.64%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Solaris
2 3 (2.73%) Linux
3 2 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (64.55%) Project Management
2 38 (34.55%) PRINCE2
3 28 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.27%) Migration
7 8 (7.27%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (6.36%) Logistics
8 7 (6.36%) ITIL
9 6 (5.45%) Change Control
10 5 (4.55%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.55%) ERP
10 5 (4.55%) Supplier Management
10 5 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (3.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.64%) Analytics
11 4 (3.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.73%) Java
1 3 (2.73%) SQL
2 1 (0.91%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.91%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.91%) C
2 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) PMP
1 17 (15.45%) PMI Certification
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 5 (4.55%) ISEB
3 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) APMP
4 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.82%) CISSP
4 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.82%) MAPM
4 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) CISM
5 1 (0.91%) MBA
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.91%) MCITP
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.91%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) SAP
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.09%) Cognizant
4 7 (6.36%) Sage
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) Juniper
6 2 (1.82%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.82%) Google
6 2 (1.82%) Cognos
6 2 (1.82%) Cisco
6 2 (1.82%) Symantec
6 2 (1.82%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.82%) Qualys
6 2 (1.82%) F5
6 2 (1.82%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.91%) VMware
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.91%) Apple
7 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
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