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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Consultant
Rank 828 858 807
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 77 89 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.074% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.079% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 56 87 56
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +4.76%

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
103199 113344 103481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85203 93021 86182
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 2 July 2015 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 2 July 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 +32 68 £47,500 -20.83% 12
London +25 28 £55,000 -12.00% 2
South East +6 11 £60,000 -14.28% 4
Scotland +17 8 £42,000 +9.09%
East of England +6 8 £36,250 -45.07% 1
South West -13 8 £27,500 -50.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +20 7 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +5 7 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Leeds +5 7 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Yorkshire -3 7 £50,000 +49.25% 1
Bristol -17 6 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Cambridge - 6 £36,250 -
Glasgow - 6 £42,000 -
Surrey +12 4 £60,000 -31.42% 1
City of London +51 2 £58,750 -6.00% 2
Manchester +10 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Edinburgh +9 2 £45,000 +16.88%
East Midlands +8 2 £46,250 +46.82%
North West -4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Gloucestershire -7 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Berkshire -10 2 £52,500 -25.00%
Leicestershire - 2 £46,250 -
Cobham - 2 £55,000 -
Leicester - 2 £46,250 -
Oxfordshire +15 1 - -
Leatherhead +3 1 £80,000 -8.57% 1
Reading -4 1 £37,500 -50.00%
West Midlands -15 1 £40,000 -30.43%
Wales - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £50,000 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 96 (68.57%) Project Management
2 51 (36.43%) Finance
3 37 (26.43%) PRINCE2
4 33 (23.57%) Degree
5 19 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.86%) Retail
6 18 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.14%) SAP
7 17 (12.14%) Banking
8 16 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
9 15 (10.71%) Programme Management
10 14 (10.00%) MS Project
11 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
11 13 (9.29%) CISSP
11 13 (9.29%) Risk Management
11 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (8.57%) Legal
12 12 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (8.57%) Cognizant
13 11 (7.86%) Sage
13 11 (7.86%) Software Delivery
13 11 (7.86%) Sage 200
13 11 (7.86%) Logistics
13 11 (7.86%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (7.14%) Law
14 10 (7.14%) Information Security
14 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
15 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
15 9 (6.43%) IIS
15 9 (6.43%) Data Centre

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (6.43%) IIS
2 5 (3.57%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (10.00%) MS Project
2 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.57%) MS Office
5 4 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (7.86%) Sage 200
2 4 (2.86%) Primavera
3 3 (2.14%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.43%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.71%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Force.com
2 3 (2.14%) Office 365
3 2 (1.43%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.43%) LAN
1 2 (1.43%) WAN
1 2 (1.43%) WebEx
2 1 (0.71%) MPLS
2 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.43%) Big Data
2 2 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) ClearCase
General
1 51 (36.43%) Finance
2 18 (12.86%) Retail
3 17 (12.14%) Banking
4 12 (8.57%) Legal
5 10 (7.14%) Law
6 5 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.57%) Marketing
7 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.14%) Back Office
7 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.43%) Publishing
8 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.71%) French Language
9 1 (0.71%) German Language
9 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.71%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) HTML
1 3 (2.14%) .NET
2 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (0.71%) Java EE
3 1 (0.71%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.43%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.86%) NHS
5 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.43%) Blog
7 1 (0.71%) iSeries
7 1 (0.71%) PMI
7 1 (0.71%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Solaris
2 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (68.57%) Project Management
2 37 (26.43%) PRINCE2
3 19 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
6 15 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 13 (9.29%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.86%) Logistics
8 11 (7.86%) Software Delivery
9 10 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 10 (7.14%) Information Security
10 8 (5.71%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (5.71%) Change Control
10 8 (5.71%) SDLC
11 7 (5.00%) People Management
11 7 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.00%) Supplier Management
12 6 (4.29%) ERP
12 6 (4.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.86%) SQL
2 3 (2.14%) Java
3 2 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.43%) C++
4 1 (0.71%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 33 (23.57%) Degree
2 13 (9.29%) CISSP
3 12 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (5.00%) CISM
5 6 (4.29%) ISEB
6 5 (3.57%) PMP
6 5 (3.57%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.14%) APMP
8 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.43%) MAPM
8 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) MBA
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (2.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 3 (2.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) SAP
2 12 (8.57%) Cognizant
3 11 (7.86%) Sage
4 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.00%) Oracle
6 6 (4.29%) Splunk
6 6 (4.29%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.14%) CA
8 2 (1.43%) Google
9 1 (0.71%) Brocade
9 1 (0.71%) Apple
9 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.71%) SunGard
9 1 (0.71%) Juniper
9 1 (0.71%) Cisco
9 1 (0.71%) IBM
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Car
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North East UK
Recruit121
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Thales
Posted: 16 days ago
South East
Thales
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Posted: 27 days ago