The median annual salary for a IT Consultant was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Consultant
London / City of London
Rank 216 253 266
Rank change year-on-year +37 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 3 17 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.059% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.25% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 44
Median salary £75,000 £17,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +341.17% -69.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in the City of London

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Consultant in the City of London

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT 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 City of London region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) COBIT
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (23.08%) PMBOK
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 3 (23.08%) CMMI
3 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) V-Model
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) SFIA
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Benchmarking
2 3 (23.08%) Business Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) CMMI
2 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
2 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) V-Model
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) COBIT
2 3 (23.08%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
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