The median annual salary for a IT Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

IT Consultant
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 471 484 452
Rank change year-on-year +13 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 118 171 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 95 141 168
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% +4.39%  

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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in London

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IT Consultant in London

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in London

IT 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 IT Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +32 5 £75,000 +341.17% 2
Heathrow - 2 £47,500 -
Southwark - 1 £27,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 London region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 113 (44.14%) Finance
2 77 (30.08%) Degree
3 58 (22.66%) Banking
4 49 (19.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (16.80%) Windows
6 40 (15.63%) Project Management
7 39 (15.23%) Linux
8 36 (14.06%) Computer Science
8 36 (14.06%) DevOps
9 33 (12.89%) Java
10 31 (12.11%) Oracle
11 30 (11.72%) Telecoms
11 30 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (10.55%) Unix
12 27 (10.55%) Microsoft
12 27 (10.55%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (10.55%) SDLC
13 26 (10.16%) Business Transformation
13 26 (10.16%) SQL
14 25 (9.77%) Presales
15 24 (9.38%) ITIL
16 22 (8.59%) Data Centre
16 22 (8.59%) Bash Shell
16 22 (8.59%) PowerShell
16 22 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (8.20%) Puppet
17 21 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (8.20%) Ansible
17 21 (8.20%) Mentoring
18 20 (7.81%) Google Cloud Platform

IT 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 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.73%) MS Office
3 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.17%) MS Project
3 3 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.95%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.17%) SAP POS DM
3 3 (1.17%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.78%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.78%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (6.25%) CloudBees
5 7 (2.73%) Office 365
6 5 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.52%) Firewall
1 9 (3.52%) Network Security
2 5 (1.95%) SAN
3 4 (1.56%) VPN
4 2 (0.78%) DHCP
4 2 (0.78%) DNS
4 2 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.39%) LAN
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) PBX
5 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.39%) WAN
5 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.03%) Big Data
2 10 (3.91%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.73%) SAP HANA
4 5 (1.95%) Cognos Impromptu
4 5 (1.95%) GIS
5 4 (1.56%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.17%) DB2
6 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.39%) MS Access
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.39%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 19 (7.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 19 (7.42%) GoCD
1 19 (7.42%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 16 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 16 (6.25%) JIRA
2 16 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (6.25%) Selenium
2 16 (6.25%) Subversion
2 16 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 16 (6.25%) Travis CI
2 16 (6.25%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.39%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.39%) jMock
3 1 (0.39%) JUnit
3 1 (0.39%) Mockito
General
1 113 (44.14%) Finance
2 58 (22.66%) Banking
3 30 (11.72%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.64%) Retail
5 10 (3.91%) Marketing
6 8 (3.13%) French Language
7 7 (2.73%) German Language
7 7 (2.73%) Law
8 6 (2.34%) Billing
8 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.17%) Advertising
11 2 (0.78%) Publishing
11 2 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
12 1 (0.39%) Electronics
12 1 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.39%) Legal
12 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.73%) SAP Fiori
2 6 (2.34%) Web Services
3 5 (1.95%) SAPUI5
4 3 (1.17%) .NET
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.39%) COM
5 1 (0.39%) HTML
5 1 (0.39%) J2EE
5 1 (0.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.91%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.95%) SCADA
7 4 (1.56%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) NHS
8 2 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.39%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) PKI
9 1 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (16.80%) Windows
2 39 (15.23%) Linux
3 27 (10.55%) Unix
4 16 (6.25%) CoreOS
5 11 (4.30%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 40 (15.63%) Project Management
3 36 (14.06%) DevOps
4 27 (10.55%) SDLC
5 26 (10.16%) Business Transformation
6 25 (9.77%) Presales
7 24 (9.38%) ITIL
8 22 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (8.20%) Mentoring
10 20 (7.81%) Change Management
10 20 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.42%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (7.42%) IT Strategy
12 17 (6.64%) Migration
12 17 (6.64%) PRINCE2
12 17 (6.64%) Project Planning
13 15 (5.86%) ITSM
13 15 (5.86%) Scrum
13 15 (5.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.89%) Java
2 26 (10.16%) SQL
3 22 (8.59%) Bash Shell
3 22 (8.59%) PowerShell
4 19 (7.42%) Python
5 13 (5.08%) C
6 8 (3.13%) Groovy
7 5 (1.95%) C#
7 5 (1.95%) C++
8 4 (1.56%) VB
9 2 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (30.08%) Degree
2 13 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (4.69%) CISSP
4 11 (4.30%) MCSA
5 10 (3.91%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.73%) CISA
6 7 (2.73%) MCSE
7 6 (2.34%) CCNA
7 6 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.34%) CISM
7 6 (2.34%) MCITP
7 6 (2.34%) MCSD
7 6 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.95%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.56%) CCEA
9 4 (1.56%) CCIE
9 4 (1.56%) CCNP
9 4 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.86%) COBIT
2 6 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.17%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.78%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.39%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.25%) Docker
3 7 (2.73%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.95%) vSphere
5 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (8.20%) Ansible
1 21 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (8.20%) Puppet
2 16 (6.25%) Graphite
2 16 (6.25%) Nagios
3 8 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
3 8 (3.13%) Netcool
3 8 (3.13%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.56%) vRealize
5 2 (0.78%) Nmap
6 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (12.11%) Oracle
2 27 (10.55%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.81%) Google
3 20 (7.81%) SAP
3 20 (7.81%) VMware
4 16 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 13 (5.08%) Splunk
6 11 (4.30%) HP
7 10 (3.91%) IBM
8 9 (3.52%) Citrix
9 8 (3.13%) BMC
9 8 (3.13%) CA
9 8 (3.13%) Cisco
9 8 (3.13%) Remedy
9 8 (3.13%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.73%) ArcSight
11 4 (1.56%) Avaloq
12 3 (1.17%) NetApp
12 3 (1.17%) Sophos
12 3 (1.17%) Sybase
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Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + OTE £100K + Incentives + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECS
Salary: Excellent - Depending on Experience
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + £100K OTE
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
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London
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