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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sales Consultant
Rank 537 527 565
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Consultant 358 388 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 284 277 251
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,600 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +6.00%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 £27,500 £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%

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 29 January 2015 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 29 January 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 -19 339 £62,500 +13.63% 50
London +19 137 £65,000 +8.33% 22
South East -26 116 £60,000 +14.28% 9
Berkshire +9 61 £60,500 +0.83% 4
City of London +36 40 £65,000 +13.04% 16
North West +10 27 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Reading -1 24 £60,000 -
East of England -25 24 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Midlands -6 23 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Surrey -9 19 £25,000 -50.00%
Birmingham 0 17 £60,000 +9.09%
Brighton - 14 £150,000 -
East Sussex - 14 £150,000 -
Hampshire -24 13 £75,000 +66.66% 2
South West -14 11 £70,000 +55.55%
West Yorkshire -16 11 £75,000 +104.08% 2
Yorkshire -31 11 £75,000 +63.04% 2
Manchester -4 10 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Hertfordshire -23 10 £60,000 - 1
Redhill - 9 £25,000 -
Midlands 0 8 £75,000 -
Bracknell - 8 £50,000 -
Maidenhead +7 7 £50,000 -14.89% 1
Cheshire +3 7 £65,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £60,000 -
Leeds +4 6 £75,000 +108.33%
Norwich +4 6 £75,000 -
Southampton +4 6 £75,000 +87.50%
East Midlands +1 6 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Norfolk -4 6 £75,000 -

Sales Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

1 158 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 133 (19.56%) Finance
3 122 (17.94%) Cisco
4 103 (15.15%) Marketing
5 97 (14.26%) VMware
6 82 (12.06%) CRM
7 77 (11.32%) MS Excel
8 75 (11.03%) Windows
9 72 (10.59%) Degree
10 71 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 71 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
11 69 (10.15%) Telecoms
12 66 (9.71%) Project Management
13 64 (9.41%) Business Development
14 62 (9.12%) HP
15 60 (8.82%) Wireless
16 55 (8.09%) SaaS
17 52 (7.65%) SAP
18 51 (7.50%) Citrix
18 51 (7.50%) CCNP
19 50 (7.35%) LAN
20 47 (6.91%) Juniper
21 44 (6.47%) ERP
22 43 (6.32%) WAN
23 41 (6.03%) Firewall
24 38 (5.59%) IBM
24 38 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
24 38 (5.59%) Oracle
25 36 (5.29%) Retail
26 35 (5.15%) NetApp

Sales Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 28 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.09%) Lync
3 12 (1.76%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.18%) IIS
5 7 (1.03%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (1.03%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.03%) IBM Connections
6 5 (0.74%) Apache
7 4 (0.59%) CMS
7 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.59%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.29%) Node.js
9 2 (0.29%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
10 1 (0.15%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.06%) MS Office
3 7 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.59%) MS Project
4 4 (0.59%) FastStats
5 3 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (3.53%) SAP SD
2 14 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (1.62%) Oracle ERP
5 9 (1.32%) Temenos T24
6 8 (1.18%) Finacle
6 8 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (1.18%) Findur
6 8 (1.18%) Kondor+
7 7 (1.03%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (1.03%) SAP ERP
7 7 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.88%) SAP CRM
8 6 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.44%) MoSes
9 3 (0.44%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.29%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
10 2 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 55 (8.09%) SaaS
2 25 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.94%) Office 365
4 15 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.47%) IaaS
6 8 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 60 (8.82%) Wireless
2 50 (7.35%) LAN
3 43 (6.32%) WAN
4 41 (6.03%) Firewall
5 33 (4.85%) Internet
6 30 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 24 (3.53%) MPLS
7 24 (3.53%) SAN
7 24 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (3.24%) Network Security
9 21 (3.09%) VPN
10 20 (2.94%) Unified Communications
11 19 (2.79%) DNS
11 19 (2.79%) Ethernet
11 19 (2.79%) SSL
12 18 (2.65%) OSPF
12 18 (2.65%) BGP
13 17 (2.50%) DHCP
14 14 (2.06%) WLAN
15 12 (1.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.91%) Big Data
3 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.03%) SAP HANA
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.59%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.59%) MySQL
6 3 (0.44%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.44%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.15%) WebFOCUS
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.15%) JMeter
General
1 133 (19.56%) Finance
2 103 (15.15%) Marketing
3 69 (10.15%) Telecoms
4 36 (5.29%) Retail
5 32 (4.71%) Manufacturing
6 24 (3.53%) Banking
7 20 (2.94%) Games
8 19 (2.79%) Advertising
9 17 (2.50%) Front Office
10 14 (2.06%) Aerospace
10 14 (2.06%) Billing
11 12 (1.76%) Electronics
12 10 (1.47%) German Language
13 9 (1.32%) French Language
14 8 (1.18%) Legal
15 7 (1.03%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.74%) Back Office
16 5 (0.74%) Publishing
17 4 (0.59%) Financial Institution
18 3 (0.44%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.82%) .NET
2 22 (3.24%) HTML
3 20 (2.94%) CSS
4 12 (1.76%) XMPP
5 9 (1.32%) Ajax
6 7 (1.03%) XML
7 6 (0.88%) Middleware
7 6 (0.88%) Web Services
8 5 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.29%) EDI
9 2 (0.29%) Flash
9 2 (0.29%) ADO.NET
9 2 (0.29%) HTML5
9 2 (0.29%) WPF
9 2 (0.29%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.29%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.15%) JSF
10 1 (0.15%) Mason
10 1 (0.15%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 17 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 13 (1.91%) Life Science
6 12 (1.76%) Social Media
7 11 (1.62%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.62%) DTV
7 11 (1.62%) FlexPod
8 10 (1.47%) Kindle
8 10 (1.47%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.47%) Open Source
9 8 (1.18%) EFT
9 8 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.18%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.59%) CESG
11 4 (0.59%) Economics
12 3 (0.44%) PKI
12 3 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.03%) Windows
2 33 (4.85%) Linux
3 17 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (2.50%) UNIX
4 13 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.59%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.59%) Android
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (12.06%) CRM
2 66 (9.71%) Project Management
3 64 (9.41%) Business Development
4 44 (6.47%) ERP
5 38 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 32 (4.71%) Analytics
8 29 (4.26%) Data Management
9 26 (3.82%) Mentoring
10 25 (3.68%) ITIL
11 24 (3.53%) B2B
12 22 (3.24%) E-Commerce
12 22 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (3.09%) Risk Management
14 19 (2.79%) Product Management
15 18 (2.65%) Service Management
16 17 (2.50%) Migration
16 17 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (2.50%) Business Continuity
16 17 (2.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (4.41%) Java
2 28 (4.12%) JavaScript
3 24 (3.53%) SQL
4 23 (3.38%) C
5 8 (1.18%) C#
6 7 (1.03%) Ruby
7 5 (0.74%) PHP
8 3 (0.44%) Python
9 2 (0.29%) R
9 2 (0.29%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.29%) VBScript
9 2 (0.29%) Perl
9 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.15%) C++
10 1 (0.15%) VB
10 1 (0.15%) VBA
10 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (10.59%) Degree
2 71 (10.44%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (7.50%) CCNP
4 25 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.53%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.24%) MCSE
6 22 (3.24%) CCDP
7 21 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (2.79%) CCNA
9 16 (2.35%) CISSP
10 14 (2.06%) SAP Certification
11 13 (1.91%) JNCIA
11 13 (1.91%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.62%) CCIE
13 10 (1.47%) CCA
13 10 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (1.32%) CCSE
14 9 (1.32%) HP ASE
15 7 (1.03%) JNCIP
15 7 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.76%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.47%) QA
2 10 (1.47%) COBIT
3 6 (0.88%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.44%) SLA
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) FATCA
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) GPG13
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 71 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (4.85%) Hyper-V
3 25 (3.68%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.76%) XenApp
5 11 (1.62%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.18%) vSphere
7 3 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.44%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.29%) XenServer
8 2 (0.29%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.29%) Xen
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (0.74%) SCOM
1 5 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (0.74%) Backup Exec
1 5 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (0.74%) SCDPM
2 4 (0.59%) Puppet
3 3 (0.44%) WMI
3 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.44%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.44%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.44%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.29%) MIMEsweeper
4 2 (0.29%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (0.29%) Nagios
4 2 (0.29%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.15%) Nessus
5 1 (0.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 158 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 122 (17.94%) Cisco
3 97 (14.26%) VMware
4 62 (9.12%) HP
5 52 (7.65%) SAP
6 51 (7.50%) Citrix
7 47 (6.91%) Juniper
8 38 (5.59%) IBM
8 38 (5.59%) Oracle
9 35 (5.15%) NetApp
10 21 (3.09%) Aruba
11 20 (2.94%) Symantec
12 19 (2.79%) Brocade
13 18 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
13 18 (2.65%) Fortinet
14 17 (2.50%) CheckPoint
15 13 (1.91%) Dell
15 13 (1.91%) EMC
15 13 (1.91%) F5
16 12 (1.76%) Avaya
England
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE £80K
Posted: 3 hours ago
UK
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + OTE £80K
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £140k OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Triple Seven
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + OTE £60k - £80k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + £30K OTE, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £77000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £16000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + incl. commission + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, pension, holiday incentives
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k Basic + 20% Bonus plus stock options
Posted: 5 days ago