The first table below looks at the demand for the Principal Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Principal Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank 191 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.080% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.084% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £61,500 £70,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.14% -15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Consultant in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Principal Consultant Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 2 £70,250 +0.35% 2
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) AOP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Principal 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 Principal Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) WinForms
2 4 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 4 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) AOP
1 4 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCEE
1 1 (12.50%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) AppSense
3 1 (12.50%) Computacenter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago