Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Professional Services Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Professional Services Consultant
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1128 1177 1249
Rank change year-on-year +49 +72 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Professional Services Consultant 54 48 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.026% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 60
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -18.52% +22.73%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -17.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Professional Services Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Professional Services Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Professional Services Consultant in the UK

Professional Services Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Professional Services Consultant in the UK

Professional Services Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Professional Services Consultant over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Professional Services Consultant in the UK

Professional Services Consultant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Professional Services Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 33 £57,500 +4.55% 4
UK excluding London +56 31 £60,000 +14.29% 1
London -10 15 £55,000 -6.38% 3
Scotland - 13 £45,000 -
South East +39 11 £70,000 +21.74% 1
Midlands - 6 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £42,500 -
East of England +15 1 £52,500 +23.53%
East Midlands - 1 £34,000 -

Professional Services Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Professional Services 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 Professional Services Consultant in the job title.

1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
3 24 (44.44%) Oracle
3 24 (44.44%) Linux
4 21 (38.89%) Unix
5 20 (37.04%) Finance
6 19 (35.19%) WebSphere
6 19 (35.19%) WebLogic
7 18 (33.33%) IBM
8 17 (31.48%) JD Edwards
8 17 (31.48%) Project Management
8 17 (31.48%) DB2
8 17 (31.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 17 (31.48%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (31.48%) EDI
8 17 (31.48%) DB2 UDB
8 17 (31.48%) Oracle Application Server
8 17 (31.48%) AS400
8 17 (31.48%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 17 (31.48%) WebCenter
8 17 (31.48%) Oracle UPK
9 13 (24.07%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (24.07%) Presales
10 10 (18.52%) ERP
11 9 (16.67%) Banking
12 8 (14.81%) VMware
12 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (12.96%) SaaS
13 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (12.96%) Risk Management

Professional Services 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 19 (35.19%) WebLogic
1 19 (35.19%) WebSphere
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle Application Server
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle UPK
2 17 (31.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (31.48%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 6 (11.11%) NetSuite
3 5 (9.26%) Workfront
4 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) SaaS
2 6 (11.11%) FinancialForce
2 6 (11.11%) Mavenlink
3 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Wireless
2 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) 3G
4 1 (1.85%) BGP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) IPv4
4 1 (1.85%) IPv6
4 1 (1.85%) MPLS
4 1 (1.85%) OSPF
4 1 (1.85%) POP3
4 1 (1.85%) SMS
4 1 (1.85%) SMTP
4 1 (1.85%) SSL
4 1 (1.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) DB2
2 17 (31.48%) DB2 UDB
2 17 (31.48%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Legal
4 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (7.41%) Retail
5 3 (5.56%) Billing
5 3 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.70%) French Language
6 2 (3.70%) Games
6 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.85%) Back Office
7 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) EDI
1 17 (31.48%) WebCenter
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) AS400
2 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Life Science
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.85%) CCTV
5 1 (1.85%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Linux
3 21 (38.89%) Unix
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Project Management
2 13 (24.07%) Presales
3 10 (18.52%) ERP
4 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.11%) Time Management
6 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
6 5 (9.26%) Data Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) Data Governance
6 5 (9.26%) Data Integration
6 5 (9.26%) Data Management
6 5 (9.26%) Document Management
6 5 (9.26%) Master Data Management
6 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
6 5 (9.26%) Validation
7 4 (7.41%) B2B
7 4 (7.41%) B2B Sales
7 4 (7.41%) Business Development
7 4 (7.41%) Migration
7 4 (7.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) Python
3 3 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) Lua
5 1 (1.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) CCNA
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.56%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (3.70%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) PMO
2 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.70%) GAMP
3 2 (3.70%) GPG13
3 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) SEPA
4 1 (1.85%) EMIR
4 1 (1.85%) HL7
4 1 (1.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Oracle
2 18 (33.33%) IBM
3 17 (31.48%) JD Edwards
4 8 (14.81%) VMware
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.26%) Maconomy
6 5 (9.26%) Workday
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco
7 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 4 (7.41%) EMC
7 4 (7.41%) F5
7 4 (7.41%) NetApp
7 4 (7.41%) Splunk
8 2 (3.70%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.85%) BMC
9 1 (1.85%) CA
9 1 (1.85%) HP
9 1 (1.85%) Remedy
9 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow