Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Application Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 994 971 997
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26 -58
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 144 184 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.089% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 100 169 211
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +10.47%
10th Percentile £27,425 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,250 £65,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 155,678 161,272 189,609
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127,583 135,220 160,036
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Applications Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Consultant in England

Applications Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Applications Consultant in England

Applications Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Consultant in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Applications Consultant in England

Applications Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
London -31 40 £55,000 +15.79% 6
Midlands +31 37 £47,500 +7.95% 7
South East +24 29 £37,000 -5.73% 8
West Midlands +27 26 £47,500 +63.79% 4
North of England -7 15 £30,000 -17.24% 3
East Midlands +27 11 £46,250 -3.65% 3
North West -9 9 £30,000 +1.69% 2
East of England +2 6 £40,000 -14.89% 1
South West +10 4 £27,000 -26.03% 6
Applications Consultant
UK

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Applications 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 England region featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 48 (33.33%) SQL
2 43 (29.86%) Oracle
2 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 43 (29.86%) Finance
3 39 (27.08%) Windows
4 34 (23.61%) SQL Server
5 30 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 24 (16.67%) Linux
6 24 (16.67%) Degree
6 24 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 23 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (15.28%) Retail
8 22 (15.28%) Java
8 22 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (15.28%) Presales
9 19 (13.19%) Customer Requirements
9 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
9 19 (13.19%) SAP
10 18 (12.50%) Web Services
10 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 17 (11.81%) ITIL
11 17 (11.81%) HTML
11 17 (11.81%) Solaris
11 17 (11.81%) Data Modelling
12 16 (11.11%) Manufacturing
12 16 (11.11%) Publishing
12 16 (11.11%) Information Security
12 16 (11.11%) Coaching
12 16 (11.11%) Oracle Database
12 16 (11.11%) Performance Tuning

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (8.33%) JBoss
1 12 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 12 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 12 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (7.64%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.56%) IIS
4 7 (4.86%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.69%) Apache
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) InVision
1 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.39%) iTrent
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (1.39%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.69%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (8.33%) SaaS
2 8 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.17%) Office 365
4 5 (3.47%) PaaS
5 3 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.39%) G Suite
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (1.39%) Slack
6 2 (1.39%) Trello
7 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.33%) HTTP
1 12 (8.33%) SSL
2 11 (7.64%) DNS
3 9 (6.25%) DHCP
4 7 (4.86%) Skype
5 5 (3.47%) MPLS
5 5 (3.47%) VPN
6 4 (2.78%) PBX
7 3 (2.08%) BIG-IP
7 3 (2.08%) IPsec
8 2 (1.39%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.69%) Firewall
9 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.69%) Network Security
9 1 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 16 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 14 (9.72%) MySQL
5 13 (9.03%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (8.33%) Big Data
6 12 (8.33%) DataStage
6 12 (8.33%) LucidDB
6 12 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (7.64%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (2.08%) Hudson
1 3 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.69%) AppScan
2 1 (0.69%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.69%) MSI
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 43 (29.86%) Finance
2 22 (15.28%) Retail
3 16 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.11%) Publishing
4 4 (2.78%) Back Office
4 4 (2.78%) Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Front Office
5 2 (1.39%) Marketing
5 2 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.50%) Web Services
2 17 (11.81%) HTML
3 15 (10.42%) XML
4 13 (9.03%) JSP
4 13 (9.03%) SAP XI
5 12 (8.33%) LDAP
5 12 (8.33%) MDX
5 12 (8.33%) Spring
5 12 (8.33%) Spring Security
5 12 (8.33%) XSLT
6 11 (7.64%) .NET
7 10 (6.94%) Middleware
8 4 (2.78%) CSS
9 3 (2.08%) JSON
9 3 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.39%) J2EE
11 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.69%) HTML5
11 1 (0.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.78%) User Experience
6 3 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.39%) EPoS
7 2 (1.39%) Equities
7 2 (1.39%) Life Science
7 2 (1.39%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) Blog
8 1 (0.69%) CESG
8 1 (0.69%) Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.69%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (27.08%) Windows
2 24 (16.67%) Linux
3 17 (11.81%) Solaris
4 9 (6.25%) VMS
5 7 (4.86%) Unix
6 6 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) Android
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.28%) Presales
3 19 (13.19%) Customer Requirements
4 17 (11.81%) Data Modelling
4 17 (11.81%) ITIL
5 16 (11.11%) Coaching
5 16 (11.11%) Information Security
5 16 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.42%) Load Balancing
6 15 (10.42%) Mentoring
7 14 (9.72%) Analytics
7 14 (9.72%) CRM
7 14 (9.72%) Logistics
7 14 (9.72%) Open Source
8 13 (9.03%) ETL
9 12 (8.33%) Benchmarking
9 12 (8.33%) Business Analytics
9 12 (8.33%) Data Integration
9 12 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (33.33%) SQL
2 22 (15.28%) Java
3 19 (13.19%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.03%) ABAP
5 4 (2.78%) C#
5 4 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.08%) VBA
7 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.39%) C++
7 2 (1.39%) Perl
7 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.39%) VB
7 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.69%) C
8 1 (0.69%) COBOL
8 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (16.67%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.39%) AAT
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) ACCA
5 1 (0.69%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (0.69%) CISM
5 1 (0.69%) CISSP
5 1 (0.69%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.69%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.69%) GXPN
5 1 (0.69%) HND
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) MCTS
5 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.17%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 30 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.86%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.08%) Docker
4 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) Ansible
1 3 (2.08%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.08%) Mesos
1 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.08%) Puppet
1 3 (2.08%) rkt
1 3 (2.08%) Terraform
2 2 (1.39%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
1 43 (29.86%) Oracle
2 19 (13.19%) SAP
3 12 (8.33%) Cognos
3 12 (8.33%) Informatica
3 12 (8.33%) Intel
3 12 (8.33%) Jaspersoft
3 12 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
3 12 (8.33%) Talend
3 12 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 12 (8.33%) Vertica
4 7 (4.86%) Capita
5 4 (2.78%) Siebel
6 3 (2.08%) Sage
6 3 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.39%) Google
7 2 (1.39%) IBM
7 2 (1.39%) New Relic
7 2 (1.39%) Splunk
7 2 (1.39%) VMware