The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 6 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 13 12 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.67% 3.23% 16.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.33% 3.53% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 50
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75 340 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.15% 91.64% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 211 232
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Consultant
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 12 (48.00%) SAP
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) SAP MM
4 6 (24.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (24.00%) SAP SCM
5 5 (20.00%) Logistics
5 5 (20.00%) SAP SD
6 4 (16.00%) PLM
6 4 (16.00%) SAP PP
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) SAP HR
6 4 (16.00%) ABAP
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (16.00%) SAP PLM
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
7 3 (12.00%) SAP HCM
7 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.00%) LSMW
7 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Advertising
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (8.00%) Sage
8 2 (8.00%) ERP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SAP MM
1 6 (24.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (24.00%) SAP SCM
2 5 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 4 (16.00%) SAP PP
3 4 (16.00%) SAP HR
3 4 (16.00%) SAP PLM
4 3 (12.00%) SAP HCM
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (8.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
6 1 (4.00%) SAP PM
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) LSMW
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (16.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) PLM
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Practice Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISA
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Sage
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago