Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

IT Consultant
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 332 352
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 +76
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 10 21 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.18% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.19% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 63
City of London median annual salary £50,000 £59,375 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +25.00% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,125 £18,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £72,000
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% -10.00%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9693 11285 16633
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.38% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8779 10283 14445
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured IT Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 17 November 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 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) SFIA
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) COBIT
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (10.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Blockchain
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OAuth
1 1 (10.00%) OpenID
1 1 (10.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) SFIA
2 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (10.00%) SCSM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (10.00%) Cylance
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow