The median annual salary for a SOA Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SOA Consultant
England / London
Rank 557 642 593
Rank change year-on-year +85 -49  
Permanent jobs requiring an SOA Consultant 10 3 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.007% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.008% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 47
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £55,000

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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SOA Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA Consultant in London

SOA Consultant
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SOA Consultant in London

SOA Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, SOA 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 SOA Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (73.33%) Middleware
4 19 (63.33%) WebLogic
5 18 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (60.00%) WebCenter
6 9 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
7 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (16.67%) Unix
9 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) JBoss
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) DB2
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.67%) SSL
9 5 (16.67%) Banking
9 5 (16.67%) Retail
9 5 (16.67%) WebSphere

SOA Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 28 (93.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (63.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (16.67%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
1 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (16.67%) DB2
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) Middleware
2 18 (60.00%) WebCenter
3 6 (20.00%) XML
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) Java EE
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.33%) REST
6 1 (3.33%) SAML
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) WSDL
6 1 (3.33%) XSD
6 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) SOA
2 18 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 18 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.67%) Time Management
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Logistics
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) MODAF
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) Java
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle