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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Consultant
Rank 239 - 197
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £97,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -
Principal Consultant
England

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
6015 5238 4766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4440 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 £97,500 -
Principal Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
1 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) CISM
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Law
2 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 5 (31.25%) Data Security
2 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
2 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 5 (31.25%) PCI QSA
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) PA-DSS
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (25.00%) Scala
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (25.00%) QA
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle ASCP
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) SoapUI

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle ASCP
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Ranorex
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Law
2 5 (31.25%) Legal
3 4 (25.00%) Games
3 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) GAP Analysis
1 9 (56.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Data Security
2 5 (31.25%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Presales
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Scala
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISM
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
1 5 (31.25%) PCI QSA
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (31.25%) PA-DSS
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) AppSense
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Computacenter
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) VMware