The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Principal Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Principal Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 216 207 214
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 2 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.041% 0.19% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.20% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £82,500 £75,000 £78,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4717 5044 4838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.38% 96.37% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3769 4192 4240
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Principal Consultant in the job title.

Principal Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Principal Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Principal Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 2 £82,500 +10.00% 1
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Principal Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) CLAS
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) OAuth
3 1 (16.67%) Tufin
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
3 1 (16.67%) OpenID
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) CIMA

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (16.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) OpenID
1 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CLAS
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CIMA
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Qualys
2 1 (16.67%) Rapid7
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Tufin
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
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