The median annual salary for an Applications Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Application Consultant
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 783 827 786
Rank change year-on-year +44 -41  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 91 108 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 93 155
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +22.95%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Applications Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Consultant in the UK

Applications Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applications Consultant in the UK

Applications Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Consultant over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Consultant in the UK

Applications Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +33 87 £50,000 +25.00% 12
London +32 27 £47,500 -19.14% 5
South East +41 21 £65,000 +73.33% 1
South West +8 16 £36,500 -8.75% 1
Hampshire +27 11 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Somerset - 11 - -
Bath - 11 - -
Berkshire +28 8 £62,500 +66.66%
East Midlands +27 7 £45,000 +42.85%
Nottingham - 6 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £45,000 -
Reading +18 5 £62,500 +66.66%
Cirencester - 5 £36,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £36,500 -
West Midlands +11 4 £45,000 -25.00%
Aldershot - 4 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +3 3 £50,000 -9.09%
East of England -13 3 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Birmingham +11 2 £50,000 -23.07%
Manchester -38 2 £29,250 -65.58% 1
North West -42 2 £29,250 -65.58% 1
Letchworth - 2 £52,500 -
City of London +28 1 £47,500 - 4
Scotland +19 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Oxfordshire +11 1 - -
Leicestershire +5 1 £43,500 +38.09%
West Yorkshire +2 1 - -
Leeds -2 1 - -
Watford -7 1 £36,000 -34.54%
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 1

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 featuring Applications Consultant in the job title.

1 53 (26.50%) Finance
2 52 (26.00%) SQL
3 40 (20.00%) Windows
3 40 (20.00%) ERP
4 39 (19.50%) Linux
4 39 (19.50%) Oracle
5 32 (16.00%) Dynatrace
6 31 (15.50%) AppDynamics
7 30 (15.00%) Java
8 28 (14.00%) Microsoft
8 28 (14.00%) Customer Requirements
9 27 (13.50%) Unix
10 26 (13.00%) Application Performance Management
10 26 (13.00%) Performance Management
11 25 (12.50%) Degree
12 21 (10.50%) JavaScript
12 21 (10.50%) CA Wily
13 20 (10.00%) Presales
13 20 (10.00%) C#
13 20 (10.00%) .NET
13 20 (10.00%) Tivoli
13 20 (10.00%) Netcool
13 20 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
14 19 (9.50%) DevOps
15 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (7.50%) PowerShell
16 15 (7.50%) Management Information System
16 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
16 15 (7.50%) CRM
17 14 (7.00%) SAP

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.50%) IIS
4 5 (2.50%) SugarCRM
5 4 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.50%) Apache
6 3 (1.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.50%) JBoss
6 3 (1.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.50%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.00%) CMS
7 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.00%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (4.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (3.50%) Oracle CRM
4 7 (3.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (3.00%) SAP CO
5 6 (3.00%) SAP FI
5 6 (3.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (2.50%) Infor CRM
6 5 (2.50%) NetSuite
6 5 (2.50%) SAP SD
7 4 (2.00%) BPCS
7 4 (2.00%) Lawson
8 3 (1.50%) Infor M3
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (1.50%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.50%) CloudBees
3 11 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (5.00%) Office 365
5 5 (2.50%) SaaS
6 3 (1.50%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.00%) Force.com
7 2 (1.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.00%) Firewall
2 6 (3.00%) DHCP
2 6 (3.00%) DNS
3 5 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.00%) HTTP
5 3 (1.50%) PSTN
6 1 (0.50%) Intranet
6 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.00%) Big Data
4 9 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (2.50%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.00%) DB2
7 4 (2.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.50%) Adabas
9 1 (0.50%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) MySQL
9 1 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (6.00%) JIRA
2 11 (5.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (5.50%) ClearCase
2 11 (5.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.50%) GoCD
2 11 (5.50%) HP UFT
2 11 (5.50%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (5.50%) Selenium
2 11 (5.50%) Subversion
2 11 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.50%) Vagrant
3 10 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.00%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.50%) MSI
7 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 53 (26.50%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.00%) Publishing
4 8 (4.00%) Retail
5 5 (2.50%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.50%) Military
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Billing
6 2 (1.00%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.00%) .NET
2 14 (7.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.50%) HTML
4 7 (3.50%) J2EE
5 5 (2.50%) Middleware
5 5 (2.50%) XML
6 4 (2.00%) CSS
6 4 (2.00%) HTML5
7 3 (1.50%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.00%) JSF
8 2 (1.00%) Node.js
8 2 (1.00%) SAP XI
8 2 (1.00%) Sensu
9 1 (0.50%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.50%) OLE
9 1 (0.50%) REST
9 1 (0.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (0.50%) XHTML
9 1 (0.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.00%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.50%) SCADA
8 2 (1.00%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) EPoS
9 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (20.00%) Windows
2 39 (19.50%) Linux
3 27 (13.50%) Unix
4 11 (5.50%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.00%) VMS
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.50%) Android
6 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.00%) ERP
2 28 (14.00%) Customer Requirements
3 26 (13.00%) Application Performance Management
3 26 (13.00%) Performance Management
4 20 (10.00%) Presales
5 19 (9.50%) DevOps
6 15 (7.50%) CRM
7 13 (6.50%) Analytics
7 13 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (6.50%) SDLC
8 11 (5.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (5.50%) ITIL
9 10 (5.00%) Data Protection
10 9 (4.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.50%) Web Design
11 8 (4.00%) Information Architecture
11 8 (4.00%) Metadata Management
11 8 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.00%) SQL
2 30 (15.00%) Java
3 21 (10.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.00%) C#
5 15 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.50%) Bash Shell
6 13 (6.50%) Python
7 12 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 11 (5.50%) Groovy
9 8 (4.00%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.50%) VB
11 4 (2.00%) Perl
12 2 (1.00%) ABAP
12 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) C++
13 1 (0.50%) COBOL
13 1 (0.50%) Ruby
13 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) CEH
4 2 (1.00%) CHFI
4 2 (1.00%) GAWN
4 2 (1.00%) GCIA
4 2 (1.00%) GCIH
4 2 (1.00%) GPEN
4 2 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) ACCA
5 1 (0.50%) CIMA
5 1 (0.50%) IIBA
5 1 (0.50%) MBA
5 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.00%) GDPR
2 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.50%) Docker
2 7 (3.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) KVM
4 1 (0.50%) oVirt
4 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (10.50%) CA Wily
2 20 (10.00%) Netcool
2 20 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 13 (6.50%) Nagios
3 13 (6.50%) Puppet
4 11 (5.50%) Ansible
4 11 (5.50%) Graphite
4 11 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.00%) SCCM
6 2 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.00%) WSUS
6 2 (1.00%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.50%) Kibana
7 1 (0.50%) logstash
7 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (19.50%) Oracle
2 32 (16.00%) Dynatrace
3 31 (15.50%) AppDynamics
4 28 (14.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.00%) SAP
6 12 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (5.50%) Google
7 11 (5.50%) New Relic
8 8 (4.00%) Nintex
9 5 (2.50%) HubSpot
9 5 (2.50%) Infor
9 5 (2.50%) JD Edwards
9 5 (2.50%) Siebel
9 5 (2.50%) Zoho
10 4 (2.00%) Baan
10 4 (2.00%) IFS
10 4 (2.00%) Sage
10 4 (2.00%) Sybase
11 3 (1.50%) BEA
11 3 (1.50%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 30 days holiday and flexible bens
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