The median annual salary for a Applications Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Consultant
UK
Rank 743 842 798
Rank change year-on-year +99 -44  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Consultant 114 106 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 97 89 139
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year +42.85% +8.52%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 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
England +109 112 £55,000 +13.40% 7
London +74 49 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Yorkshire +23 16 £60,000 +93.54%
City of London +53 10 £55,000 -15.38% 2
South East +51 8 £40,000 +29.03% 1
South West - 8 £36,500 - 1
East of England +17 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Berkshire +41 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire +8 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Gloucestershire - 5 £36,500 - 1
Cirencester - 5 £36,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +8 4 £37,500 +20.96%
Letchworth -13 4 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands +27 3 £36,500 -27.00% 1
Birmingham +15 3 £36,500 -34.82%
North West -22 3 £22,000 -67.40% 1
Manchester -25 3 £22,000 -67.40% 1
Somerset - 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 -
Bath - 3 - -
Surrey +38 2 £43,750 +25.00%
Woking +8 2 £43,750 +9.37%
East Midlands +4 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Leeds -2 2 £37,500 +20.96%
Leicestershire -6 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Wetherby - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Watford -9 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Hampshire - 1 £35,000 -

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 72 (31.58%) Finance
2 60 (26.32%) SQL
3 50 (21.93%) Microsoft
4 49 (21.49%) Java
5 46 (20.18%) Oracle
6 45 (19.74%) Linux
7 41 (17.98%) SQL Server
7 41 (17.98%) C#
8 39 (17.11%) Windows
9 37 (16.23%) Unix
10 34 (14.91%) ERP
10 34 (14.91%) .NET
11 33 (14.47%) Dynatrace
12 30 (13.16%) AppDynamics
13 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (12.72%) MS Excel
14 26 (11.40%) SAP
14 26 (11.40%) PowerShell
15 22 (9.65%) Degree
15 22 (9.65%) Analytics
16 21 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
16 21 (9.21%) Performance Management
16 21 (9.21%) Application Performance Management
16 21 (9.21%) Dynamics AX
16 21 (9.21%) XML
17 19 (8.33%) Presales
17 19 (8.33%) ITIL
17 19 (8.33%) Retail
18 18 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
19 17 (7.46%) SDLC

Applications Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 14 (6.14%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.70%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.95%) IIS
4 8 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.63%) Apache
5 6 (2.63%) CMS
5 6 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.75%) JBoss
7 3 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.32%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
9 1 (0.44%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 29 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Camtasia
2 2 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (9.21%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (4.82%) SAP CO
2 11 (4.82%) SAP FI
2 11 (4.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (4.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (4.39%) SAP SD
4 9 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (2.63%) BPCS
6 6 (2.63%) NetSuite
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (2.19%) Lawson
7 5 (2.19%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (2.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (2.19%) SAP Business One
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (1.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.14%) CloudBees
2 14 (6.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.75%) Office 365
3 4 (1.75%) SaaS
4 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.88%) FinancialForce.com
4 2 (0.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.82%) Firewall
2 7 (3.07%) HTTP
3 5 (2.19%) SAN
4 4 (1.75%) SSL
4 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.32%) PSTN
6 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 2 (0.88%) LDAP
7 1 (0.44%) LAN
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
7 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.14%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.26%) DB2
4 10 (4.39%) Big Data
4 10 (4.39%) SAP HANA
5 9 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.75%) MySQL
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.44%) Adabas
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (7.46%) JIRA
2 16 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.58%) Subversion
3 15 (6.58%) Vagrant
4 14 (6.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (6.14%) ClearCase
4 14 (6.14%) GoCD
4 14 (6.14%) HP UFT
4 14 (6.14%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (6.14%) Selenium
4 14 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (4.39%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.88%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.44%) MSI
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.44%) Toad
General
1 72 (31.58%) Finance
2 19 (8.33%) Retail
3 17 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.82%) Banking
5 5 (2.19%) Military
6 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.32%) Advertising
7 3 (1.32%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.88%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.91%) .NET
2 21 (9.21%) XML
3 13 (5.70%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.82%) HTML
4 11 (4.82%) Web Services
5 10 (4.39%) CSS
6 8 (3.51%) J2EE
7 7 (3.07%) iOS SDK
8 6 (2.63%) Middleware
9 5 (2.19%) JMS
9 5 (2.19%) SOAP
9 5 (2.19%) Spring
9 5 (2.19%) XSLT
10 4 (1.75%) JSF
10 4 (1.75%) JSON
11 3 (1.32%) XSD
12 2 (0.88%) HTML5
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.88%) SAP XI
12 2 (0.88%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.07%) EPoS
5 5 (2.19%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.19%) FMCG
6 4 (1.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.74%) Linux
2 39 (17.11%) Windows
3 37 (16.23%) Unix
4 14 (6.14%) CoreOS
5 8 (3.51%) Android
5 8 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.88%) AIX
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.91%) ERP
2 22 (9.65%) Analytics
3 21 (9.21%) Application Performance Management
3 21 (9.21%) Performance Management
4 19 (8.33%) ITIL
4 19 (8.33%) Presales
5 18 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
6 17 (7.46%) SDLC
7 14 (6.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (6.14%) DevOps
7 14 (6.14%) Mentoring
8 11 (4.82%) SOA
9 10 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.39%) CRM
9 10 (4.39%) Microservices
9 10 (4.39%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 10 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (3.51%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.32%) SQL
2 49 (21.49%) Java
3 41 (17.98%) C#
4 26 (11.40%) PowerShell
5 16 (7.02%) Python
6 15 (6.58%) Bash Shell
6 15 (6.58%) JavaScript
7 14 (6.14%) Groovy
8 13 (5.70%) C
9 12 (5.26%) C++
9 12 (5.26%) Perl
10 11 (4.82%) T-SQL
11 10 (4.39%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.51%) Assembly Language
12 8 (3.51%) PHP
12 8 (3.51%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.51%) VB
13 3 (1.32%) ABAP
13 3 (1.32%) XPath
14 1 (0.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) ACCA
2 2 (0.88%) CEH
2 2 (0.88%) CHFI
2 2 (0.88%) CIMA
2 2 (0.88%) GAWN
2 2 (0.88%) GCIA
2 2 (0.88%) GCIH
2 2 (0.88%) GPEN
2 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.26%) SLA
2 7 (3.07%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.07%) QA
3 5 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (6.14%) Docker
2 7 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (7.46%) CA Wily
1 17 (7.46%) Nagios
2 16 (7.02%) Netcool
2 16 (7.02%) Tivoli
3 14 (6.14%) Ansible
3 14 (6.14%) Graphite
3 14 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (6.14%) Puppet
4 7 (3.07%) SCCM
5 5 (2.19%) SCOM
5 5 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (2.19%) WSUS
6 2 (0.88%) RSA Archer
6 2 (0.88%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.44%) DameWare
7 1 (0.44%) Kibana
7 1 (0.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 50 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 46 (20.18%) Oracle
3 33 (14.47%) Dynatrace
4 30 (13.16%) AppDynamics
5 26 (11.40%) SAP
6 14 (6.14%) Google
6 14 (6.14%) New Relic
7 8 (3.51%) Infor
7 8 (3.51%) Sybase
8 7 (3.07%) Cognos
8 7 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.63%) IBM
9 6 (2.63%) IFS
10 5 (2.19%) Baan
10 5 (2.19%) JD Edwards
10 5 (2.19%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.75%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.75%) Citrix
11 4 (1.75%) F5
11 4 (1.75%) VMware
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