The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 483 479 442
Rank change year-on-year -4 -37  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 133 168 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 112 143 172
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -17.89% +5.55%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 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 +18 8 £43,000 -18.09% 5
Southwark - 2 £28,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 91 (36.69%) Finance
2 68 (27.42%) Degree
3 62 (25.00%) Linux
4 61 (24.60%) Banking
5 51 (20.56%) Change Management
6 43 (17.34%) Java
7 39 (15.73%) DevOps
8 38 (15.32%) Project Management
9 37 (14.92%) Unix
9 37 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (14.11%) Computer Science
11 34 (13.71%) Telecoms
12 31 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 31 (12.50%) Bash Shell
13 28 (11.29%) Windows
14 27 (10.89%) Microsoft
15 26 (10.48%) SDLC
16 24 (9.68%) SQL
17 23 (9.27%) SAP
17 23 (9.27%) Presales
17 23 (9.27%) Groovy
18 22 (8.87%) IT Strategy
18 22 (8.87%) ITIL
19 21 (8.47%) French Language
20 20 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
21 19 (7.66%) Computer Science Degree
21 19 (7.66%) German Language
22 18 (7.26%) Billing
23 17 (6.85%) Mentoring
23 17 (6.85%) Ansible

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 4 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.40%) Mule
2 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (0.81%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.03%) Office 365
3 5 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.61%) CloudBees
5 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.81%) IaaS
5 2 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.63%) Network Security
2 4 (1.61%) Firewall
2 4 (1.61%) SAN
3 3 (1.21%) DNS
3 3 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.21%) iSCSI
3 3 (1.21%) MPLS
4 2 (0.81%) LAN
4 2 (0.81%) NAS
4 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.81%) VLAN
5 1 (0.40%) DHCP
5 1 (0.40%) HTTP
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.40%) PBX
5 1 (0.40%) TACACS
5 1 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.03%) Big Data
2 7 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.02%) Cognos Impromptu
3 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.21%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.81%) DB2
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (5.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 13 (5.24%) GoCD
1 13 (5.24%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.82%) JMeter
2 7 (2.82%) LoadRunner
2 7 (2.82%) NeoLoad
3 5 (2.02%) HP UFT
3 5 (2.02%) Selenium
4 4 (1.61%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.61%) JIRA
4 4 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.61%) Subversion
4 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.61%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.61%) Travis CI
4 4 (1.61%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
General
1 91 (36.69%) Finance
2 61 (24.60%) Banking
3 34 (13.71%) Telecoms
4 21 (8.47%) French Language
5 19 (7.66%) German Language
6 18 (7.26%) Billing
7 6 (2.42%) Marketing
7 6 (2.42%) Retail
8 5 (2.02%) Advertising
8 5 (2.02%) Law
9 3 (1.21%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.21%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.05%) RESTful
1 15 (6.05%) SOAP
2 6 (2.42%) HTML
2 6 (2.42%) XML
3 3 (1.21%) .NET
3 3 (1.21%) Web Services
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.40%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) OAuth
4 1 (0.40%) OpenID
4 1 (0.40%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.40%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.42%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.61%) NHS
6 3 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.21%) Social Media
7 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.40%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.00%) Linux
2 37 (14.92%) Unix
3 28 (11.29%) Windows
4 11 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.61%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Android
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.56%) Change Management
2 39 (15.73%) DevOps
3 38 (15.32%) Project Management
4 37 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (10.48%) SDLC
6 23 (9.27%) Presales
7 22 (8.87%) IT Strategy
7 22 (8.87%) ITIL
8 20 (8.06%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (6.85%) Mentoring
10 16 (6.45%) Business Transformation
10 16 (6.45%) OO
10 16 (6.45%) OOP
11 15 (6.05%) Business Development
11 15 (6.05%) Configuration Management
11 15 (6.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (5.65%) Security Architecture
13 13 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (4.84%) Investment Management
14 12 (4.84%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.34%) Java
2 31 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 31 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 24 (9.68%) SQL
4 23 (9.27%) Groovy
5 16 (6.45%) C
6 13 (5.24%) Python
7 9 (3.63%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.42%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.61%) C#
10 3 (1.21%) C++
11 2 (0.81%) VB
11 2 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (27.42%) Degree
2 19 (7.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.23%) CISSP
3 8 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.42%) MCSA
5 4 (1.61%) CLAS
5 4 (1.61%) ISEB
5 4 (1.61%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.61%) MCITP
5 4 (1.61%) MCSD
5 4 (1.61%) MCSE
6 3 (1.21%) CCNA
6 3 (1.21%) CEH
6 3 (1.21%) CIMA
6 3 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.21%) IIBA
6 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.45%) COBIT
2 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.81%) PMBOK
2 2 (0.81%) PMO
2 2 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.02%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.02%) vSphere
4 4 (1.61%) Docker
5 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (6.85%) Ansible
1 17 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (6.85%) Puppet
2 4 (1.61%) Graphite
2 4 (1.61%) Nagios
2 4 (1.61%) vCenter Server
2 4 (1.61%) vRealize
3 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.27%) SAP
3 17 (6.85%) Splunk
3 17 (6.85%) VMware
4 16 (6.45%) Oracle
5 13 (5.24%) XebiaLabs
6 12 (4.84%) ArcSight
7 6 (2.42%) Cisco
7 6 (2.42%) Citrix
8 5 (2.02%) Google
8 5 (2.02%) NetApp
9 4 (1.61%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.21%) HP
11 2 (0.81%) IBM
11 2 (0.81%) Novell
11 2 (0.81%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.81%) Sybase
11 2 (0.81%) Tableau
11 2 (0.81%) Veeam
12 1 (0.40%) Aruba
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