The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IT Consultant
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 244 256
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 8 16 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.25% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.26% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 45
Median salary £43,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -17.89% +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 4994 6046 9814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4459 5515 8410
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in the City of London

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) COBIT
2 4 (36.36%) NHS
3 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma
3 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) SFIA
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (18.18%) PMO
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (18.18%) PMBOK
4 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
4 2 (18.18%) Tableau
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef

IT Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) OAuth
2 1 (9.09%) OpenID
2 1 (9.09%) SailPoint
2 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) SFIA
2 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (18.18%) PMBOK
2 2 (18.18%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to £25,000 + excellent benefits (including Student Loan Repayment P
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 87000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago