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 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 25 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.02% 4.69% 6.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 4.69% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
97 64 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.98% 100.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 113
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) JMS
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Ant
5 2 (22.22%) JUnit
5 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Hazelcast
3 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Redis
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Gradle
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 2 (22.22%) JBehave
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Mockito
1 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) EclipseLink
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) iBATIS
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) JMS
1 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (22.22%) LESS
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) Sass
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) NetWare
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Sun Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) EMC Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Novell
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
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