The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeenshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 6 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 3.23% - 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 58.06% 100.00% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

Consultant
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 1 (50.00%) ABAP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Portal
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Portal
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware