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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Consultant
Rank 829 822 799
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 61 83 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.074% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.078% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 54 66 76
Average salary £55,000 £59,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% +3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,700 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.30% +7.50%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
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 £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%

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 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Project Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Consultant
Top 29 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 30 March 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 59 £55,000 -10.56% 5
London -29 23 £63,750 +2.00% 2
South East +9 12 £39,250 -35.91% 1
South West -9 11 £27,500 -50.00%
North West +11 7 £62,500 +150.00%
Manchester +8 7 £62,500 +150.00%
Bath - 7 £27,500 -
Somerset - 7 £27,500 -
City of London -3 4 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Hampshire - 4 £34,000 - 1
Aldershot - 4 £34,000 -
East of England +14 3 £52,500 -20.45%
Surrey -3 3 £80,000 +52.38%
Hertfordshire -5 3 £52,500 -20.45%
Epsom - 3 £80,000 -
Oxfordshire +13 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Oxford +3 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Bristol -2 2 £55,000 -
Watford - 2 £56,250 -
East Sussex - 2 £43,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,750 -
Brighton - 2 £43,500 -
Berkshire -10 1 £105,000 +50.00%
West Midlands -28 1 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Stockport - 1 £50,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £50,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £105,000 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 82 (65.60%) Project Management
2 50 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 37 (29.60%) Finance
4 33 (26.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (21.60%) PMP
5 27 (21.60%) PMI Certification
6 21 (16.80%) Degree
7 20 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (12.80%) Retail
9 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (11.20%) SharePoint
10 14 (11.20%) MS Project
11 13 (10.40%) SAP
11 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
12 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
12 12 (9.60%) Banking
13 10 (8.00%) Programme Management
13 10 (8.00%) Migration
14 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
15 7 (5.60%) Sage 200
15 7 (5.60%) Business Transformation
15 7 (5.60%) Logistics
15 7 (5.60%) MS Project Server
15 7 (5.60%) Dynamics NAV
15 7 (5.60%) ITIL
15 7 (5.60%) MS Office
15 7 (5.60%) Sage
16 6 (4.80%) Cognizant
16 6 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (4.80%) Waterfall

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (11.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.60%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.80%) Lync
4 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) MS Project
2 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.60%) MS Office
4 6 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (5.60%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.60%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Force.com
1 4 (3.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.00%) Wireless
2 3 (2.40%) LAN
2 3 (2.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.80%) DHCP
3 1 (0.80%) WLAN
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) MPLS
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 37 (29.60%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Retail
3 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.60%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Law
6 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.60%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) HTML
2 2 (1.60%) CSS
3 1 (0.80%) Java EE
3 1 (0.80%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.80%) HTML5
3 1 (0.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) PMI
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
5 1 (0.80%) CESG
5 1 (0.80%) Blog
5 1 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (2.40%) Solaris
3 2 (1.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (65.60%) Project Management
2 50 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 33 (26.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.00%) Migration
5 10 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
7 7 (5.60%) ITIL
7 7 (5.60%) Logistics
7 7 (5.60%) Business Transformation
8 6 (4.80%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.80%) Software Delivery
9 5 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (4.00%) Supplier Management
9 5 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (4.00%) Time Management
9 5 (4.00%) ERP
9 5 (4.00%) Change Management
10 4 (3.20%) CRM
10 4 (3.20%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.40%) Java
2 2 (1.60%) SQL
3 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
3 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.80%) C
3 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (21.60%) PMP
1 27 (21.60%) PMI Certification
2 21 (16.80%) Degree
3 5 (4.00%) ISEB
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) APMP
5 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.60%) CISSP
5 2 (1.60%) CISM
6 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) CCNP
6 1 (0.80%) CCDP
6 1 (0.80%) EnCE
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.80%) vSphere
2 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.80%) SCCM
1 1 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) SAP
3 7 (5.60%) Sage
4 6 (4.80%) Cognizant
5 3 (2.40%) Citrix
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle
5 3 (2.40%) Apple
5 3 (2.40%) VMware
5 3 (2.40%) Symantec
5 3 (2.40%) Juniper
6 2 (1.60%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.60%) Qualys
6 2 (1.60%) F5
6 2 (1.60%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.60%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.60%) Google
6 2 (1.60%) Cognos
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco
7 1 (0.80%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.80%) Avaya
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