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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 11 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.71% 19.35% 14.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 19.85% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 40
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
216 272 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.43% 97.49% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136 200 224
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 November 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 28 (60.87%) SAP
2 20 (43.48%) Logistics
2 20 (43.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 20 (43.48%) SAP SCM
3 19 (41.30%) SAP MM
4 17 (36.96%) Business Analysis
5 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.26%) ERP
6 11 (23.91%) ABAP
6 11 (23.91%) SAP PP
6 11 (23.91%) Supply Chain Management
6 11 (23.91%) Advertising
6 11 (23.91%) PLM
6 11 (23.91%) SAP SD
6 11 (23.91%) SAP PLM
7 10 (21.74%) Degree
7 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (21.74%) Oracle
8 9 (19.57%) Back Office
8 9 (19.57%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (17.39%) SAP CO
9 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.87%) Sage
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (8.70%) X++
11 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.70%) SQL
11 4 (8.70%) Windows

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (43.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 20 (43.48%) SAP SCM
2 19 (41.30%) SAP MM
3 11 (23.91%) SAP PP
3 11 (23.91%) SAP SD
3 11 (23.91%) SAP PLM
4 9 (19.57%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (17.39%) SAP CO
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (6.52%) SAP HCM
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (6.52%) SAP HR
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (6.52%) OpenWorks
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (4.35%) Maximo
8 2 (4.35%) Demantra
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle ASCP
9 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) VLAN
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) LSMW
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Advertising
3 9 (19.57%) Back Office
4 3 (6.52%) Dutch Language
4 3 (6.52%) French Language
4 3 (6.52%) Italian Language
4 3 (6.52%) Norwegian Language
4 3 (6.52%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) EPoS
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Logistics
2 17 (36.96%) Business Analysis
3 13 (28.26%) ERP
4 11 (23.91%) PLM
4 11 (23.91%) Supply Chain Management
5 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Data Management
8 3 (6.52%) Information Management
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (6.52%) Master Data Management
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) ABAP
2 4 (8.70%) X++
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) SAP
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (10.87%) Sage
5 3 (6.52%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) VMware
7 1 (2.17%) Sophos
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago