The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon 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 1 August 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 Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.80% 6.14% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 6.25% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 112 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 96.00% 98.25% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 89 97 104
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Essex

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Basildon

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Basildon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) CMS
3 3 (37.50%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (37.50%) VSAM
3 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) COBOL
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) CICS
3 3 (37.50%) JCL
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Progress
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) CEH
4 2 (25.00%) WebInspect
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QADirector
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) VSAM
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Web Design
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) COBOL
1 3 (37.50%) JCL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Progress
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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