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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Consultant
Rank 799 805 825
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 105 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.061% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.064% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 98 43 62
Average salary £63,750 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.90% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +46.66%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +32 100 £62,500 +13.63% 11
London +8 39 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South East -12 25 £75,000 +15.38% 1
East of England +24 24 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Hertfordshire +10 18 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Berkshire +3 15 £75,000 +7.14%
Birmingham +14 11 £75,000 +76.47% 1
West Midlands +3 11 £75,000 +76.47% 1
West Yorkshire - 10 £33,500 -
Yorkshire - 10 £33,500 -
Reading +5 9 £75,000 +7.14%
Leeds - 9 £33,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £75,000 -
City of London -3 7 £60,000 -9.43% 4
Surrey -3 6 £87,500 +40.00%
Leatherhead -14 6 £87,500 +105.88%
Watford - 6 £50,000 - 2
North West -20 4 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Bristol -3 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Manchester -4 3 £52,500 +16.66%
South West -18 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Harpenden - 3 £26,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £38,750 -10.91%
Chester -3 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Hampshire -9 1 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands -14 1 £30,000 -45.45%
Cheshire -18 1 £47,500 -13.63%
Essex - 1 £72,500 -

Project Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 120 (59.41%) Project Management
2 79 (39.11%) Finance
3 64 (31.68%) PRINCE2
4 41 (20.30%) Oracle
5 27 (13.37%) Microsoft
6 26 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (11.39%) Business Transformation
8 21 (10.40%) Change Management
8 21 (10.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (9.90%) Telecoms
10 18 (8.91%) .NET
11 16 (7.92%) Manufacturing
11 16 (7.92%) SAN
12 15 (7.43%) Citrix
12 15 (7.43%) ERP
12 15 (7.43%) Programme Management
12 15 (7.43%) Degree
12 15 (7.43%) System Testing
13 14 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (6.93%) CRM
13 14 (6.93%) Waterfall
14 13 (6.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (6.44%) MS Excel
15 12 (5.94%) Migration
15 12 (5.94%) Windows
15 12 (5.94%) SQL
16 11 (5.45%) SQL Server
16 11 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (5.45%) PMI Certification

Project Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.98%) CMS
3 2 (0.99%) Lync
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) Content Management Server
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.50%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.50%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (6.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.46%) MS Project
3 6 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (5.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (4.95%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.99%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.50%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.50%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.50%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) CheetahMail
2 3 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.92%) SAN
2 8 (3.96%) LAN
2 8 (3.96%) WAN
3 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.49%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (0.99%) DNS
4 2 (0.99%) DHCP
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.95%) QlikView
2 10 (4.95%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.46%) Spotfire
4 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 79 (39.11%) Finance
2 20 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.92%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.95%) Banking
5 5 (2.48%) Marketing
6 4 (1.98%) Retail
7 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.99%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Front Office
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.91%) .NET
2 6 (2.97%) HTML
3 5 (2.48%) CSS
4 2 (0.99%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.99%) XML
4 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.50%) COM
5 1 (0.50%) XSL
5 1 (0.50%) SOAP
5 1 (0.50%) Web Services
5 1 (0.50%) Ajax
5 1 (0.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.48%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.49%) PMI
4 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.50%) FMCG
4 1 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.94%) Windows
2 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (0.99%) UNIX
3 1 (0.50%) Solaris
3 1 (0.50%) Linux
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (59.41%) Project Management
2 64 (31.68%) PRINCE2
3 26 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (11.39%) Business Transformation
5 21 (10.40%) Change Management
6 15 (7.43%) ERP
6 15 (7.43%) Programme Management
6 15 (7.43%) System Testing
7 14 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (6.93%) CRM
7 14 (6.93%) Waterfall
8 13 (6.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (5.94%) Migration
10 11 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.45%) Project Planning
10 11 (5.45%) Software Deployment
11 10 (4.95%) Analytics
11 10 (4.95%) Scrum
11 10 (4.95%) Logistics
11 10 (4.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.94%) SQL
2 5 (2.48%) C#
3 2 (0.99%) VB
3 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.50%) Java
4 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (10.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (7.43%) Degree
3 11 (5.45%) PMI Certification
3 11 (5.45%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.45%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.46%) PMP
5 8 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.97%) ISEB
8 5 (2.48%) CCA
8 5 (2.48%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (2.48%) CCNA
8 5 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.48%) MCITP
9 3 (1.49%) CCIE
10 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.50%) COBIT
1 1 (0.50%) QA
1 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.50%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.99%) UAG
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) SCCM
2 2 (0.99%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.99%) SCOM
2 2 (0.99%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (20.30%) Oracle
2 27 (13.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.43%) Citrix
4 10 (4.95%) VMware
5 9 (4.46%) Business Objects
5 9 (4.46%) Informatica
5 9 (4.46%) Tableau
6 8 (3.96%) SAP
7 5 (2.48%) Cisco
8 4 (1.98%) SmartFocus
8 4 (1.98%) Neolane
8 4 (1.98%) Lyris
8 4 (1.98%) Unica
8 4 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.49%) Symantec
10 2 (0.99%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.99%) Sophos
10 2 (0.99%) Veritas
10 2 (0.99%) Siebel
11 1 (0.50%) IBM
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Hampshire
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Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
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