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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 18 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 8 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.48% 7.20% 6.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 7.44% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 19
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
104 121 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.20% 96.80% 90.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 98 182
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Belfast

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 11 (50.00%) Java
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
1 11 (50.00%) XML
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) XSLT
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Internet
2 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) JBoss
3 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
3 5 (22.73%) YUI
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) DOM
4 4 (18.18%) XSL
4 4 (18.18%) DHTML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (22.73%) JBoss
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (40.91%) XSLT
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) YUI
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 4 (18.18%) DOM
4 4 (18.18%) XSL
4 4 (18.18%) DHTML
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) GIS
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) ESRI
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
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Posted: 14 days ago