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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Consultant
Rank 890 865 898
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - £52,500

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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SOA Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SOA Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOA Consultant
Salary Trend

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

SOA Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

SOA Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SOA Consultant over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 within the UK.

SOA Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

SOA Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 2 October 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 -6 6 £56,250 +40.62% 1
London -19 3 £55,000 +37.50%
South East - 2 £70,000 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -

SOA Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA 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 SOA Consultant in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle
3 21 (70.00%) Java
4 20 (66.67%) Middleware
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
8 12 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (26.67%) Finance
10 8 (26.67%) J2EE
11 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
11 7 (23.33%) UNIX
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
11 7 (23.33%) Project Management
11 7 (23.33%) Client/Server
11 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (23.33%) System Testing
11 7 (23.33%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (20.00%) XML
13 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
13 5 (16.67%) SAP
13 5 (16.67%) OO
13 5 (16.67%) Apache
13 5 (16.67%) Tomcat

SOA Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SOA 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 SOA Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (16.67%) Apache
3 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) Documentum
4 1 (3.33%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (16.67%) Magento
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Database
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Ant
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) Middleware
2 15 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (26.67%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 6 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (16.67%) .NET
6 5 (16.67%) WSDL
7 1 (3.33%) Spring
7 1 (3.33%) Java EE
7 1 (3.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (23.33%) System Testing
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) OO
3 5 (16.67%) CRM
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) EAI
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) B2B
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.33%) InterSystems
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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