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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 5 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.28% 14.18% 15.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.92% 15.04% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 26
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
37 133 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 86.05% 94.33% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 103 165
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) LSMW
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (33.33%) SAP HCM
4 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) SAP PM
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SAP HR
5 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
5 2 (22.22%) SAP MM
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Sage

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP HCM
1 3 (33.33%) SAP HR
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (33.33%) SAP PM
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
2 2 (22.22%) SAP MM
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) LSMW
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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