The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.53% 4.17% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.02% 4.41% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 7
Average salary £62,500 £51,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.35% +47.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast 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
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 136 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 94.57% 94.44% 80.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 110 86
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Consultant
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Belfast

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Belfast

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 19 (55.88%) Change Management
1 19 (55.88%) Web Development
2 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (38.24%) Project Planning
3 13 (38.24%) Open Source
3 13 (38.24%) GIS
3 13 (38.24%) ESRI
3 13 (38.24%) Python
3 13 (38.24%) Marketing
4 11 (32.35%) User Experience
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle
6 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) Java
6 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) XML
6 9 (26.47%) XSLT
6 9 (26.47%) Internet
6 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
6 9 (26.47%) Degree
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
9 6 (17.65%) Finance
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (14.71%) YUI

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
1 9 (26.47%) CSS
1 9 (26.47%) XML
1 9 (26.47%) XSLT
2 5 (14.71%) YUI
2 5 (14.71%) jQuery
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) DOM
3 4 (11.76%) XSL
3 4 (11.76%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (38.24%) GIS
2 13 (38.24%) Open Source
3 11 (32.35%) User Experience
4 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Change Management
1 19 (55.88%) Web Development
2 13 (38.24%) Project Planning
3 7 (20.59%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Python
2 9 (26.47%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) ESRI
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) JBoss
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
Belfast
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus excellent commission structure
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible with a London commission structure
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago