Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Principal Consultant was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Principal Consultant
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 346 368
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Consultant 3 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.025% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 16
East of England median annual salary £75,000 £33,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +127.27% -48.24% +14.86%
10th Percentile £66,000 £33,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £86,000 £66,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11540 12765 14852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9482 10596 12302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Principal Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Principal Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Principal Consultant in the East of England

Principal Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Principal Consultant in the East of England

Principal Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Principal Consultant within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -22 2 £77,500 +24.00%
Hertfordshire -14 1 £70,000 -
Principal Consultant
England

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 East of England region featuring Principal Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ASIC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) STL
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) POSIX
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
1 2 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) vRealize
2 1 (33.33%) VSAN
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack

Principal Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) CloudBees
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) POSIX
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
1 2 (66.67%) STL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) ASIC
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Go
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
1 1 (33.33%) VMware