The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Aberdeen region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.71% 4.76% 11.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% 6.90% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 23
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% -2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
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
25 29 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 89.29% 69.05% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 137
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 across the Aberdeen region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) SAP
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
3 10 (45.45%) ABAP
3 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (45.45%) SAP BPC
3 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 8 (36.36%) Remediation Plan
4 8 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
4 8 (36.36%) Network Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 8 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
6 1 (4.55%) QlikView
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Sage X3
6 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (4.55%) Sage
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.55%) Advertising
6 1 (4.55%) Presales

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) SAP BPC
2 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.55%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (45.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
3 8 (36.36%) Network Architecture
3 8 (36.36%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sage