The median annual salary for a Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Consultant
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 40 26
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2301 2458 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 6.31% 6.11% 7.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 6.37% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1895 2710
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,650 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,500 £77,550
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34605 38566 43117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.94% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 28096 33532 36409
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in London

Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Consultant in London

Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in London

Consultant
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 200 £57,500 -4.16% 101
Heathrow +9 16 £62,500 +13.63%
Southwark +7 6 £57,500 +4.54%
Canary Wharf -15 6 £66,250 +1.92%
Hammersmith - 5 £50,000 -
West End of London +2 4 £37,500 -42.30% 3
Romford +3 2 £35,750 -45.00%
Feltham 0 2 £55,000 -
Wimbledon +18 1 £58,000 -27.50%
Croydon +5 1 £55,000 +141.75% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +4 1 £52,500 -25.00%
Teddington +4 1 £50,000 -
Docklands, London +1 1 £67,500 +39.17%
Uxbridge -3 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £37,500 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £28,000 -
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 London region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1280 (30.20%) Finance
2 812 (19.16%) Degree
3 609 (14.37%) SAP
4 603 (14.23%) Oracle
5 599 (14.13%) Presales
6 563 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
7 547 (12.91%) SQL
8 529 (12.48%) Microsoft
9 474 (11.18%) Java
10 448 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
11 426 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
12 420 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 400 (9.44%) Project Management
14 390 (9.20%) Analytics
15 383 (9.04%) Banking
16 323 (7.62%) Linux
17 314 (7.41%) Windows
18 299 (7.06%) Retail
19 295 (6.96%) JavaScript
20 288 (6.80%) ERP
21 270 (6.37%) DevOps
22 260 (6.13%) .NET
23 259 (6.11%) SQL Server
24 258 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
25 255 (6.02%) CRM
26 249 (5.88%) Big Data
27 243 (5.73%) HTML
28 242 (5.71%) Mentoring
29 236 (5.57%) Computer Science
30 227 (5.36%) C#

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 82 (1.93%) SAS
2 58 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 45 (1.06%) IIS
5 41 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 39 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 35 (0.83%) MS Exchange
7 35 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 34 (0.80%) JBoss
9 32 (0.76%) Skype for Business
9 32 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 29 (0.68%) OpenStack
11 26 (0.61%) CMS
12 19 (0.45%) Apache Pig
13 13 (0.31%) Apache
14 12 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
15 11 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 166 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 129 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
3 100 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.66%) SPSS
6 15 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
7 12 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.19%) InVision
8 8 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.17%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.12%) Camtasia
11 3 (0.071%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.071%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.024%) EngageOne
13 1 (0.024%) HipChat
13 1 (0.024%) Revit
13 1 (0.024%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 113 (2.67%) SAP MM
2 106 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 106 (2.50%) SAP FI
3 103 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 102 (2.41%) SAP CO
4 102 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 89 (2.10%) SAP SD
6 78 (1.84%) SAP S/4HANA
7 59 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
8 58 (1.37%) NetSuite
9 52 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
10 51 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
11 49 (1.16%) SAP WM
12 48 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 43 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
14 37 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
15 33 (0.78%) SAP SCM
16 31 (0.73%) SAP PP
17 30 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 25 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 258 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 138 (3.26%) SaaS
4 103 (2.43%) Office 365
5 77 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 49 (1.16%) CloudBees
7 45 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 43 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 43 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
9 39 (0.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 32 (0.76%) IaaS
11 31 (0.73%) Taleo
12 30 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
12 30 (0.71%) Slack
13 26 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
14 23 (0.54%) PaaS
15 22 (0.52%) Force.com
16 19 (0.45%) Boomi
16 19 (0.45%) G Suite
17 18 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 119 (2.81%) Firewall
2 101 (2.38%) Network Security
3 83 (1.96%) WAN
4 76 (1.79%) LAN
5 52 (1.23%) MPLS
6 50 (1.18%) Internet
7 48 (1.13%) DNS
8 47 (1.11%) Wireless
9 46 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 40 (0.94%) Ethernet
11 36 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
11 36 (0.85%) SAN
12 33 (0.78%) Skype
13 32 (0.76%) BGP
13 32 (0.76%) HTTP
14 30 (0.71%) DHCP
15 27 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
16 24 (0.57%) VPN
17 22 (0.52%) Unified Communications
18 21 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 249 (5.88%) Big Data
3 173 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 120 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 117 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 111 (2.62%) QlikView
7 102 (2.41%) Power BI
7 102 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 84 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 66 (1.56%) Hadoop
10 49 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 47 (1.11%) SAP HANA
12 42 (0.99%) Data Mining
13 40 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
14 36 (0.85%) Oracle Database
15 35 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
15 35 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
16 33 (0.78%) MySQL
17 32 (0.76%) MongoDB
18 28 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 216 (5.10%) Selenium
2 141 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 123 (2.90%) JIRA
4 101 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 85 (2.01%) HP UFT
6 81 (1.91%) Git (software)
7 70 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 68 (1.60%) JUnit
9 63 (1.49%) TestNG
10 62 (1.46%) Subversion
11 61 (1.44%) Cucumber
11 61 (1.44%) Vagrant
12 58 (1.37%) GoCD
13 54 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
14 53 (1.25%) Protractor
15 52 (1.23%) Jasmine
16 51 (1.20%) Maven
17 50 (1.18%) Appium
18 49 (1.16%) ClearCase
19 38 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 1280 (30.20%) Finance
2 383 (9.04%) Banking
3 299 (7.06%) Retail
4 225 (5.31%) Marketing
4 225 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 144 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 140 (3.30%) Legal
7 91 (2.15%) Advertising
8 81 (1.91%) Law
9 63 (1.49%) Billing
10 59 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 52 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 51 (1.20%) French Language
13 48 (1.13%) German Language
14 45 (1.06%) Back Office
15 41 (0.97%) Front Office
16 31 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
17 27 (0.64%) Electronics
18 26 (0.61%) Retail Banking
19 25 (0.59%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (6.13%) .NET
2 243 (5.73%) HTML
3 190 (4.48%) XML
4 167 (3.94%) CSS
5 160 (3.78%) Web Services
6 86 (2.03%) Oracle Fusion
7 71 (1.68%) Middleware
8 62 (1.46%) SOAP
9 56 (1.32%) JSON
10 50 (1.18%) jQuery
11 48 (1.13%) MDX
12 42 (0.99%) REST
12 42 (0.99%) Spring
13 41 (0.97%) RESTful
14 36 (0.85%) JMS
15 34 (0.80%) Elastic Stack
16 30 (0.71%) XSLT
17 28 (0.66%) J2EE
18 22 (0.52%) ASP.NET
18 22 (0.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 426 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 236 (5.57%) Computer Science
3 149 (3.52%) Data Centre
4 133 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 109 (2.57%) User Experience
6 96 (2.27%) Fintech
7 74 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (1.68%) Derivative
9 42 (0.99%) Social Media
10 40 (0.94%) Hedge funds
11 37 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
12 36 (0.85%) Fixed Income
13 35 (0.83%) Blog
14 34 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
14 34 (0.80%) Life Science
15 31 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 30 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
17 27 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
18 26 (0.61%) Private Cloud
19 25 (0.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 323 (7.62%) Linux
2 314 (7.41%) Windows
3 220 (5.19%) Unix
4 94 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 54 (1.27%) CoreOS
6 36 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.19%) Android
10 7 (0.17%) HPUX
10 7 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.14%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.14%) CentOS
11 6 (0.14%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.094%) VMS
12 4 (0.094%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.071%) Solaris
13 3 (0.071%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (14.13%) Presales
2 563 (13.28%) Agile Software Development
3 448 (10.57%) Business Intelligence
4 420 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 400 (9.44%) Project Management
6 390 (9.20%) Analytics
7 288 (6.80%) ERP
8 270 (6.37%) DevOps
9 255 (6.02%) CRM
10 242 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 227 (5.36%) ITIL
12 222 (5.24%) SDLC
13 206 (4.86%) Information Security
14 204 (4.81%) Test Automation
15 181 (4.27%) Business Development
16 174 (4.11%) Cybersecurity
16 174 (4.11%) Migration
17 173 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
18 162 (3.82%) Scrum
19 159 (3.75%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 547 (12.91%) SQL
2 474 (11.18%) Java
3 295 (6.96%) JavaScript
4 227 (5.36%) C#
5 170 (4.01%) Python
6 130 (3.07%) C
7 94 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 81 (1.91%) R
9 76 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 66 (1.56%) T-SQL
11 65 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 64 (1.51%) C++
13 63 (1.49%) Ruby
14 54 (1.27%) PHP
15 48 (1.13%) Perl
16 42 (0.99%) Groovy
17 39 (0.92%) ABAP
18 36 (0.85%) Scala
19 33 (0.78%) VBA
20 28 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 812 (19.16%) Degree
2 166 (3.92%) CISSP
3 153 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 94 (2.22%) CISM
6 92 (2.17%) CISA
7 91 (2.15%) Security Cleared
8 81 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 74 (1.75%) CCNP
10 64 (1.51%) SC Cleared
11 46 (1.09%) CCNA
12 44 (1.04%) ACCA
13 43 (1.01%) CCIE
13 43 (1.01%) CCSP
14 42 (0.99%) CEH
15 41 (0.97%) DV Cleared
16 39 (0.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 37 (0.87%) ISEB
17 37 (0.87%) PMI Certification
18 35 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 91 (2.15%) QA
3 55 (1.30%) COBIT
4 51 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 49 (1.16%) Data Quality
6 41 (0.97%) GDPR
7 38 (0.90%) PMO
8 20 (0.47%) SLA
9 15 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 15 (0.35%) MiFID
10 14 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 10 (0.24%) Basel III
12 8 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 7 (0.17%) EMIR
13 7 (0.17%) SEPA
14 6 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
14 6 (0.14%) GCP
14 6 (0.14%) ISO 22301
14 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 4 (0.094%) PMBOK
System Software
1 111 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 95 (2.24%) Docker
3 91 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (1.34%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.59%) vSphere
6 20 (0.47%) XenApp
7 14 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 14 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.19%) vCloud
10 7 (0.17%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.12%) Varnish
11 5 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.094%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.094%) NFS
12 4 (0.094%) Samba
12 4 (0.094%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 137 (3.23%) Puppet
2 119 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (2.48%) Ansible
4 64 (1.51%) Nagios
5 56 (1.32%) Graphite
5 56 (1.32%) Kubernetes
6 28 (0.66%) SCCM
7 25 (0.59%) CA Service Virtualization
8 18 (0.42%) vRealize
9 16 (0.38%) RSA Archer
10 12 (0.28%) Nessus
11 10 (0.24%) QRadar
11 10 (0.24%) SCOM
11 10 (0.24%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 10 (0.24%) ZABBIX
12 9 (0.21%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 8 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
14 7 (0.17%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 609 (14.37%) SAP
2 603 (14.23%) Oracle
3 529 (12.48%) Microsoft
4 184 (4.34%) Cisco
5 172 (4.06%) Tableau
6 165 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
7 147 (3.47%) IBM
8 141 (3.33%) VMware
9 114 (2.69%) Google
10 89 (2.10%) Splunk
11 71 (1.68%) ServiceNow
12 70 (1.65%) CheckPoint
13 69 (1.63%) Informatica
14 63 (1.49%) Citrix
14 63 (1.49%) Juniper
14 63 (1.49%) Workday
15 60 (1.42%) AppDynamics
15 60 (1.42%) Cognos
16 54 (1.27%) Cognizant
16 54 (1.27%) HP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £96,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
keytree
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Health Insurance, Pension, Flexi t
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 30 days holiday - flexible bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 20% bonus + Car Allowance + Corp Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Car Allowance, Health Insurance, Life Insuranc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £72500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Nakama
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits,Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: Yesterday