The median annual salary for a Recruitment Consultant was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Recruitment Consultant
UK
Rank 705 788 781
Rank change year-on-year +83 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Recruitment Consultant 162 176 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 119 77 79
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £16,950
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% -  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
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%  

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 March 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 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 +106 149 £25,000 - 35
London +56 44 £22,500 -1.09% 13
South East +75 35 £30,000 - 7
East Sussex +30 25 £30,000 -
Brighton +36 24 £30,000 -
East of England +33 23 £23,000 -26.40% 2
Essex +36 22 £21,250 -34.61%
Billericay - 22 £21,250 -
North West +5 21 £25,000 -5.66% 7
Manchester 0 20 £25,000 -5.66% 2
West Midlands +31 8 £27,500 +71.87%
South West +18 8 £24,000 +6.66% 2
Berkshire +19 7 £19,250 -18.94% 4
West Yorkshire +34 6 £25,500 +45.71% 1
Yorkshire +28 6 £25,500 +45.71% 2
Leeds +25 6 £25,500 +45.71% 1
Scotland +23 5 £21,250 - 1
Edinburgh -2 5 £21,250 - 1
Solihull -5 5 £27,500 +71.87%
Bristol +3 4 £24,000 +6.66% 1
South Wales -15 4 £25,500 +41.66%
Cardiff -19 4 £25,500 +41.66%
Wales -22 4 £25,500 +41.66%
City of London +41 3 £25,625 +50.73% 5
Surrey +28 3 £32,000 +1.58%
Bath - 3 £24,000 -
Somerset - 3 £24,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £27,500 -
Maidenhead -4 2 £19,250 - 1
Redhill - 2 £32,000 -

Recruitment Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 69 (25.27%) Business Development
2 53 (19.41%) Social Media
3 52 (19.05%) Degree
3 52 (19.05%) Finance
3 52 (19.05%) B2B
4 49 (17.95%) Advertising
5 45 (16.48%) Telecoms
6 28 (10.26%) German Language
7 24 (8.79%) B2C
8 18 (6.59%) Legal
9 17 (6.23%) Marketing
10 16 (5.86%) Business Transformation
11 15 (5.49%) Retail
11 15 (5.49%) B2B Sales
12 13 (4.76%) CRM
12 13 (4.76%) Oracle
12 13 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
13 12 (4.40%) SLA
13 12 (4.40%) Microsoft
13 12 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.03%) Time Management
14 11 (4.03%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.03%) Coaching
15 10 (3.66%) Banking
15 10 (3.66%) SAP
16 8 (2.93%) Billing
16 8 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
17 7 (2.56%) Big Data
17 7 (2.56%) ERP
17 7 (2.56%) MS Excel

Recruitment 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 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) GitHub
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) Network Security
2 1 (0.37%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.56%) Big Data
2 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 52 (19.05%) Finance
2 49 (17.95%) Advertising
3 45 (16.48%) Telecoms
4 28 (10.26%) German Language
5 18 (6.59%) Legal
6 17 (6.23%) Marketing
7 15 (5.49%) Retail
8 10 (3.66%) Banking
9 8 (2.93%) Billing
10 6 (2.20%) French Language
10 6 (2.20%) Mandarin Language
11 5 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.73%) Games
13 1 (0.37%) Back Office
13 1 (0.37%) Danish Language
13 1 (0.37%) Law
13 1 (0.37%) Norwegian Language
13 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.37%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.20%) Mason
2 1 (0.37%) .NET
2 1 (0.37%) COM
2 1 (0.37%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.41%) Social Media
2 3 (1.10%) iPhone
3 2 (0.73%) Blog
3 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
3 2 (0.73%) Life Science
3 2 (0.73%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.73%) Linux
1 2 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (25.27%) Business Development
2 52 (19.05%) B2B
3 24 (8.79%) B2C
4 16 (5.86%) Business Transformation
5 15 (5.49%) B2B Sales
6 13 (4.76%) CRM
7 12 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (4.03%) Coaching
8 11 (4.03%) Mentoring
8 11 (4.03%) Time Management
9 7 (2.56%) ERP
10 6 (2.20%) Software Engineering
11 5 (1.83%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (1.83%) Information Security
12 4 (1.47%) Analytics
12 4 (1.47%) DevOps
12 4 (1.47%) Fund Management
12 4 (1.47%) Service Delivery
13 3 (1.10%) Change Management
13 3 (1.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (19.05%) Degree
2 5 (1.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (4.76%) Oracle
2 12 (4.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.66%) SAP
4 6 (2.20%) Facebook
4 6 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.20%) Twitter
5 4 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (0.37%) Apple
6 1 (0.37%) Aruba
6 1 (0.37%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 21 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Posted: 23 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Tec Partners
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: OTE £27500 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Base salary £20,000 to £25,000 plus excellent bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Attractive Basic + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + OTE 100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Webrecruit
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
TJ Peel
Salary: From £14,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £60000 Per Annum + training + career prospects + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + extensive benefits and commission
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £20 - £23 per annum + Commission & Benefits, OTE of £30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE 35K
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £333000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + £100K OTE
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £17500.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Culture & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + 40% comission
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + OTE £60k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Commission + annual bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Centum Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable + Guarantees
Posted: 4 days ago