The median annual salary for a Project Consultant was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Consultant
UK
Rank 821 896 903
Rank change year-on-year +75 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Consultant 44 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.044% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.046% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 54
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.42% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £44,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +36.84% -2.56%  

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 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
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%  

Project Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Consultant in the UK

Project Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Consultant in the UK

Project Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Consultant over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Consultant in the UK

Project Consultant
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +110 44 £51,500 +8.42% 9
London +71 19 £50,500 -3.80% 4
South East +66 13 £67,500 +25.58% 2
South West +19 6 - - 1
Bristol - 6 - -
Hampshire +25 3 - - 1
North West -28 3 £31,000 -39.51% 1
Southampton - 3 - - 1
City of London +45 2 £48,750 -37.09% 2
East of England +26 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Manchester -30 2 £31,000 -43.63% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £31,000 -
Surrey +51 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +18 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Watford -3 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Cheshire - 1 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £27,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £37,500 -

Project Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Project 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 Project Consultant in the job title.

1 46 (62.16%) Project Management
2 36 (48.65%) Degree
3 15 (20.27%) Windows
4 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
5 13 (17.57%) Java
5 13 (17.57%) Oracle
6 12 (16.22%) Programme Management
6 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
7 11 (14.86%) ERP
7 11 (14.86%) SaaS
8 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
8 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
8 10 (13.51%) C
8 10 (13.51%) Finance
9 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (12.16%) VMware
9 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.16%) Windows Server
10 8 (10.81%) PMO
10 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.46%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (9.46%) Legal
11 7 (9.46%) ITIL
11 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.46%) Office 365
12 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS

Project 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 1 (1.35%) Confluence
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) SaaS
2 7 (9.46%) Office 365
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Intelligent Network
1 3 (4.05%) LAN
1 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.05%) Unified Communications
1 3 (4.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Legal
3 6 (8.11%) Law
4 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) HTML
2 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
2 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.70%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) PMI
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.11%) Android
3 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (62.16%) Project Management
2 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
3 12 (16.22%) Programme Management
3 12 (16.22%) Risk Management
4 11 (14.86%) ERP
5 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.46%) ITIL
7 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Presales
8 5 (6.76%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.41%) SDLC
10 3 (4.05%) Change Management
10 3 (4.05%) Contact Management
10 3 (4.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (4.05%) Line Management
10 3 (4.05%) Network Design
10 3 (4.05%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.05%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) Java
2 10 (13.51%) C
3 6 (8.11%) C#
3 6 (8.11%) SQL
4 5 (6.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (48.65%) Degree
2 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) MCITP
3 6 (8.11%) MCSA
3 6 (8.11%) MCSD
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.70%) PMP
6 1 (1.35%) CAPM
6 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) PMO
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) P3O
4 2 (2.70%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (2.70%) EMIR
4 2 (2.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.05%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.76%) Apple
5 4 (5.41%) SAP
6 3 (4.05%) arcserve
6 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 3 (4.05%) Citrix
6 3 (4.05%) iManage
6 3 (4.05%) Planview
6 3 (4.05%) Veeam
7 1 (1.35%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, BONUS, PENSION
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Surrey Police
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago