The table below looks at the statistics for the Sales Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sales Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Consultant
Rank 585 494 515
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Consultant 321 439 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 254 357 287
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Sales Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sales Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Sales Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sales Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sales Consultant within the UK.

Sales Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Sales Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sales Consultant over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Sales Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales 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 Sales Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -96 305 £62,500 +25.00% 28
London -10 131 £65,000 - 8
South East -73 102 £60,000 +20.00% 13
Berkshire -20 44 £62,500 +31.57% 7
City of London +11 30 £57,500 -4.16% 4
West Midlands +9 27 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Reading -4 21 £60,000 - 4
Surrey -27 19 £47,500 -5.00% 3
South West -18 18 £70,000 +154.54% 2
North West -34 17 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Swindon +12 12 £72,500 +20.83%
Wiltshire +4 12 £72,500 +20.83%
East Sussex - 12 £110,000 -
Brighton - 12 £110,000 -
Birmingham -2 11 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Cheshire -19 10 £25,250 -49.50% 1
Oxfordshire +12 9 £55,000 -4.34%
Hampshire -21 9 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East of England -27 9 £62,500 +11.11%
Coventry -5 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wilmslow - 8 £21,500 -
Oxford +17 7 £55,000 -
Guildford +15 7 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East Midlands -22 7 £70,000 +16.66%
Manchester -23 7 £40,000 -21.95% 1
Leeds -29 7 £70,000 +127.64%
West Yorkshire -34 7 £70,000 +245.67%
Yorkshire -45 7 £70,000 +180.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £62,500 +13.63%
Cambridge 0 6 £62,500 +13.63%

Sales Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sales 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 Sales Consultant in their job title.

1 132 (16.42%) Marketing
2 129 (16.04%) Degree
3 125 (15.55%) Cisco
4 113 (14.05%) Finance
5 102 (12.69%) Microsoft
6 89 (11.07%) Java
7 87 (10.82%) Telecoms
8 85 (10.57%) Business Development
9 73 (9.08%) VMware
10 70 (8.71%) CRM
11 68 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
12 66 (8.21%) Project Management
13 64 (7.96%) Windows
14 61 (7.59%) SaaS
15 58 (7.21%) HP
16 55 (6.84%) Juniper
16 55 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 53 (6.59%) Computer Science
17 53 (6.59%) WAN
18 51 (6.34%) MS Excel
19 48 (5.97%) HTML
20 46 (5.72%) Linux
21 45 (5.60%) SQL
21 45 (5.60%) CCNP
22 43 (5.35%) LAN
23 42 (5.22%) Oracle
24 41 (5.10%) IBM
25 39 (4.85%) B2B
25 39 (4.85%) Citrix
26 36 (4.48%) UNIX

Sales Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Sales 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 Sales Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (3.23%) Lync
2 19 (2.36%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.24%) IIS
4 16 (1.99%) WebLogic
4 16 (1.99%) Apache
5 12 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.50%) Site Server
9 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.37%) SAS
9 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.12%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.12%) CMS
10 1 (0.12%) CICS
Applications
1 51 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.12%) MS Office
3 9 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.75%) SPSS
5 5 (0.62%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.75%) Finacle
4 6 (0.75%) Findur
4 6 (0.75%) Temenos T24
4 6 (0.75%) Kondor+
5 5 (0.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.50%) Agresso
7 2 (0.25%) Endur
7 2 (0.25%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.25%) OpenLink RightAngle
7 2 (0.25%) Aligne
7 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.25%) ZaiNet
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.12%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.59%) SaaS
2 22 (2.74%) Office 365
3 17 (2.11%) PaaS
4 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.50%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 53 (6.59%) WAN
2 43 (5.35%) LAN
3 31 (3.86%) Firewall
4 30 (3.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 29 (3.61%) Wireless
6 28 (3.48%) MPLS
7 27 (3.36%) Internet
8 24 (2.99%) GSM
9 23 (2.86%) Unified Communications
10 20 (2.49%) Ethernet
11 15 (1.87%) SAN
11 15 (1.87%) TCP/IP
12 12 (1.49%) ATM
12 12 (1.49%) Network Security
13 10 (1.24%) VPN
14 9 (1.12%) WLAN
15 8 (1.00%) Wireless Security
16 7 (0.87%) VPLS
16 7 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (0.87%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.48%) Big Data
3 14 (1.74%) NoSQL
4 13 (1.62%) Hadoop
4 13 (1.62%) Data Mining
5 12 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 132 (16.42%) Marketing
2 113 (14.05%) Finance
3 87 (10.82%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.23%) Retail
5 28 (3.48%) Banking
6 26 (3.23%) Front Office
7 23 (2.86%) German Language
8 14 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.74%) Advertising
9 13 (1.62%) Publishing
10 10 (1.24%) Electronics
10 10 (1.24%) Games
11 8 (1.00%) French Language
12 6 (0.75%) Back Office
12 6 (0.75%) Legal
13 3 (0.37%) Local Government
13 3 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.97%) HTML
2 33 (4.10%) CSS
3 22 (2.74%) .NET
4 21 (2.61%) XML
4 21 (2.61%) Middleware
5 17 (2.11%) J2EE
6 16 (1.99%) Spring
7 12 (1.49%) Ajax
7 12 (1.49%) .NET Framework
8 11 (1.37%) XSLT
9 10 (1.24%) XBRL
10 8 (1.00%) JMS
10 8 (1.00%) Web Services
10 8 (1.00%) XMPP
11 3 (0.37%) REST
12 2 (0.25%) Flash
12 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.25%) SOAP
13 1 (0.12%) LAMP
13 1 (0.12%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 35 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.11%) EFT
5 24 (2.99%) Open Source
6 19 (2.36%) Mathematics
7 13 (1.62%) Kindle
7 13 (1.62%) FlexPod
8 11 (1.37%) Grid Computing
9 9 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 7 (0.87%) EMV
10 7 (0.87%) DTV
10 7 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
11 6 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.62%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (0.50%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.50%) GIS
13 4 (0.50%) Social Media
13 4 (0.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.96%) Windows
2 46 (5.72%) Linux
3 36 (4.48%) UNIX
4 10 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000
6 4 (0.50%) Solaris
6 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.50%) Android
7 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (10.57%) Business Development
2 70 (8.71%) CRM
3 66 (8.21%) Project Management
4 39 (4.85%) B2B
5 33 (4.10%) Service Delivery
6 29 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (3.61%) ERP
7 28 (3.48%) Service Management
8 26 (3.23%) Contact Management
9 24 (2.99%) Analytics
10 23 (2.86%) Asset Management
11 22 (2.74%) Web Development
11 22 (2.74%) Data Analysis
12 21 (2.61%) E-Commerce
13 19 (2.36%) ITIL
14 18 (2.24%) Time Management
15 16 (1.99%) ITSM
16 14 (1.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (1.62%) Market Research
17 13 (1.62%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (11.07%) Java
2 45 (5.60%) SQL
3 26 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 24 (2.99%) C
5 22 (2.74%) PHP
6 7 (0.87%) Perl
7 6 (0.75%) C#
7 6 (0.75%) C++
7 6 (0.75%) Ruby
8 5 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.25%) Python
9 2 (0.25%) VB
9 2 (0.25%) PowerHouse
9 2 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 129 (16.04%) Degree
2 68 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (5.60%) CCNP
4 31 (3.86%) JNCIA
5 30 (3.73%) CCIE
6 24 (2.99%) CCDP
7 20 (2.49%) CCNA
7 20 (2.49%) JNCIP
8 17 (2.11%) JNCIE
9 16 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (1.99%) Security Cleared
10 12 (1.49%) MCSE
10 12 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.12%) CISSP
12 7 (0.87%) MCITP
13 6 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.75%) ISEB
13 6 (0.75%) VCAP
13 6 (0.75%) VCDX
14 5 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.87%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.12%) COBIT
2 9 (1.12%) QA
3 7 (0.87%) SLA
4 5 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) EMIR
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.25%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 55 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.99%) XenDesktop
4 15 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.49%) XenApp
6 9 (1.12%) vCloud
7 8 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.00%) vSphere
8 5 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.50%) XenServer
10 3 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.12%) Puppet
2 7 (0.87%) Nagios
3 5 (0.62%) Opsview
4 3 (0.37%) SCOrch
4 3 (0.37%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.25%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 125 (15.55%) Cisco
2 102 (12.69%) Microsoft
3 73 (9.08%) VMware
4 58 (7.21%) HP
5 55 (6.84%) Juniper
6 42 (5.22%) Oracle
7 41 (5.10%) IBM
8 39 (4.85%) Citrix
9 30 (3.73%) NetApp
10 27 (3.36%) SAP
11 20 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (2.11%) Sun
13 12 (1.49%) JBoss
13 12 (1.49%) Compaq
14 11 (1.37%) F5
14 11 (1.37%) BT
14 11 (1.37%) MobileIron
15 10 (1.24%) EMC
15 10 (1.24%) Avaya
16 9 (1.12%) Meraki
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Salary: £70000 to £100000 per annum - Bonus + Pension + Private Health + 25 D
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £95000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + sales bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £30k to £40k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cornwall
Tank Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allow + OT + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Commision
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 7k Car + 10% Bonus + Benefits
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