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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Consultant
Rank - 209 194
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.018% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.019% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £67,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.89%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5109 5255 4660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.82% 94.82% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4273 4411 4051
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) AOP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (25.00%) CCEE
2 1 (25.00%) CCIA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) AOP
1 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCEE
1 1 (25.00%) CCIA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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