The median annual salary for a Recruitment Consultant was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Recruitment Consultant
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 713 769 827
Rank change year-on-year +56 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 159 155 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 81 58
Median salary £23,000 £30,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £18,500 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Recruitment Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Recruitment Consultant in the UK

Recruitment Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Recruitment Consultant in the UK

Recruitment Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Recruitment Consultant over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Recruitment Consultant in the UK

Recruitment 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 Recruitment Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +78 147 £23,000 -23.33% 53
North West +3 44 £24,000 -4.00% 8
London +16 36 £34,500 +22.12% 14
East of England +26 27 £23,000 +9.52%
Essex +17 25 £23,000 -
Billericay - 24 £23,000 -
Manchester -1 23 £27,500 +10.00% 7
Cheshire -11 21 £20,000 -33.33% 1
Wilmslow - 17 £19,000 - 1
South East +25 16 £22,500 -30.76% 12
South West +13 14 £19,000 -24.00% 5
City of London +32 9 £26,500 - 7
South Wales +4 9 - - 1
Wales -6 9 - - 1
Cardiff -7 9 - - 1
Bristol -13 9 £19,000 -24.00% 5
Berkshire +31 6 £17,000 -66.00% 11
Reading +24 5 £17,000 -66.00% 7
Tyne and Wear +23 5 £18,750 -58.33% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 5 £18,750 -58.33% 10
North East +18 5 £18,750 -58.33% 10
Yorkshire +16 5 £23,500 +23.68%
West Yorkshire +16 5 £23,500 +23.68%
Leeds +6 5 £23,500 +23.68%
Wallington - 4 £22,000 -
Exeter - 4 - -
Devon - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 £22,000 -
Surrey +7 3 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Redhill -12 3 £32,000 -

Recruitment Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Recruitment 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 Recruitment Consultant in the job title.

1 77 (23.99%) Degree
2 76 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 68 (21.18%) B2B
4 63 (19.63%) Finance
5 57 (17.76%) Business Development
6 43 (13.40%) Advertising
7 38 (11.84%) Social Media
8 33 (10.28%) B2C
9 29 (9.03%) Microsoft
9 29 (9.03%) Billing
9 29 (9.03%) German Language
10 28 (8.72%) Marketing
11 24 (7.48%) Banking
11 24 (7.48%) SAP
12 20 (6.23%) French Language
13 19 (5.92%) Facebook
14 18 (5.61%) B2B Sales
15 17 (5.30%) iPhone
15 17 (5.30%) ERP
16 15 (4.67%) CRM
16 15 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (4.67%) Legal
16 15 (4.67%) Mentoring
17 14 (4.36%) Coaching
18 13 (4.05%) Telesales
19 12 (3.74%) Business Transformation
20 10 (3.12%) Retail
20 10 (3.12%) Pharmaceutical
20 10 (3.12%) Oracle
20 10 (3.12%) Oracle Retail

Recruitment 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 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
1 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
1 4 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 4 (1.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.12%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) Network Security
1 4 (1.25%) Skype
1 4 (1.25%) Wireless
2 3 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.18%) Big Data
2 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
General
1 76 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 63 (19.63%) Finance
3 43 (13.40%) Advertising
4 29 (9.03%) Billing
4 29 (9.03%) German Language
5 28 (8.72%) Marketing
6 24 (7.48%) Banking
7 20 (6.23%) French Language
8 15 (4.67%) Legal
9 10 (3.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (3.12%) Retail
10 3 (0.93%) Danish Language
10 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.93%) Norwegian Language
10 3 (0.93%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.62%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.62%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.62%) Romanian Language
11 2 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.62%) Mason
2 1 (0.31%) .NET
2 1 (0.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.84%) Social Media
2 17 (5.30%) iPhone
3 5 (1.56%) Life Science
4 4 (1.25%) Smartphone
5 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.62%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.62%) Social Network
7 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.25%) Linux
1 4 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.18%) B2B
2 57 (17.76%) Business Development
3 33 (10.28%) B2C
4 18 (5.61%) B2B Sales
5 17 (5.30%) ERP
6 15 (4.67%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (4.67%) CRM
6 15 (4.67%) Mentoring
7 14 (4.36%) Coaching
8 13 (4.05%) Telesales
9 12 (3.74%) Business Transformation
10 10 (3.12%) Time Management
11 6 (1.87%) Software Engineering
12 5 (1.56%) Change Management
13 4 (1.25%) Cybersecurity
13 4 (1.25%) DevOps
13 4 (1.25%) Information Security
14 3 (0.93%) Analytics
14 3 (0.93%) Data Protection
14 3 (0.93%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (0.93%) Java
2 2 (0.62%) C++
2 2 (0.62%) PHP
2 2 (0.62%) Python
2 2 (0.62%) Scala
3 1 (0.31%) C#
Qualifications
1 77 (23.99%) Degree
2 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.49%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.48%) SAP
3 19 (5.92%) Facebook
4 10 (3.12%) Oracle
5 7 (2.18%) Twitter
6 5 (1.56%) Google
7 3 (0.93%) Sun
8 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.31%) Aruba
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco
9 1 (0.31%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Commission - Uncapped with no threshold
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £16000 - £23000 per annum + Attractive Bonus Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 20% comms + gym, healthcare, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Commission and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + OTE 80K
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Great Culture & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + Uncapped, no threshold Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Uncapped Commision
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped Commision
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Great Culture & Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped Commision
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £24000 per annum + 40% Commision
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Great Culture & Training
Posted: 4 days ago