The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 35 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 118 158 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.71% 8.73% 12.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 9.05% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 132 149
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £69,750 £68,800
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 79 (27.92%) Microsoft
2 78 (27.56%) Finance
3 57 (20.14%) SAP
4 47 (16.61%) Java
5 45 (15.90%) Windows
6 44 (15.55%) Presales
7 40 (14.13%) ERP
7 40 (14.13%) Manufacturing
8 36 (12.72%) CRM
9 35 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (11.66%) Hyper-V
11 30 (10.60%) Security Cleared
11 30 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (10.60%) Oracle
12 28 (9.89%) Retail
12 28 (9.89%) Degree
13 26 (9.19%) Logistics
13 26 (9.19%) SQL
13 26 (9.19%) VMware
13 26 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
14 25 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (8.83%) SC Cleared
14 25 (8.83%) Open Source
15 24 (8.48%) Cisco
16 23 (8.13%) Firewall
17 22 (7.77%) Active Directory
17 22 (7.77%) HP
17 22 (7.77%) Citrix
17 22 (7.77%) JavaScript
17 22 (7.77%) ITIL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (5.65%) Node.js
2 9 (3.18%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.83%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.47%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.41%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.06%) IIS
7 3 (1.06%) JBoss
7 3 (1.06%) SAS
7 3 (1.06%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.71%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Drupal
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.12%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) SPSS
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 20 (7.07%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (6.01%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (4.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (3.53%) Dynamics GP
4 10 (3.53%) SAP Business One
4 10 (3.53%) SAP SRM
5 9 (3.18%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (2.83%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (2.47%) SAP MDM
8 6 (2.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (2.12%) Oracle Payables
8 6 (2.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (2.12%) SAP FI-AR
8 6 (2.12%) SAP MII
8 6 (2.12%) SAP PM
9 5 (1.77%) Oracle ASCP
9 5 (1.77%) SAP CO
9 5 (1.77%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.30%) IaaS
3 10 (3.53%) GitHub
4 9 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.12%) Office 365
5 6 (2.12%) PaaS
6 5 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.77%) SaaS
7 2 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.13%) Firewall
2 19 (6.71%) WAN
3 18 (6.36%) SAN
4 16 (5.65%) LAN
5 10 (3.53%) VPN
6 9 (3.18%) VoIP
7 7 (2.47%) NetScaler
7 7 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (2.12%) IPsec
9 5 (1.77%) Unified Communications
10 4 (1.41%) BGP
10 4 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.41%) DNS
10 4 (1.41%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.41%) MPLS
10 4 (1.41%) OSPF
10 4 (1.41%) VPLS
10 4 (1.41%) xDSL
11 3 (1.06%) DHCP
11 3 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.30%) Big Data
3 10 (3.53%) MongoDB
3 10 (3.53%) Neo4j
3 10 (3.53%) Pentaho
4 5 (1.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.06%) DB2
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.71%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) GIS
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (4.24%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (3.89%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.89%) LSMW
2 11 (3.89%) Selenium
3 8 (2.83%) JUnit
3 8 (2.83%) Ranorex
3 8 (2.83%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.06%) JIRA
5 2 (0.71%) Bugzilla
5 2 (0.71%) Hudson
5 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) JMeter
6 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 78 (27.56%) Finance
2 40 (14.13%) Manufacturing
3 28 (9.89%) Retail
4 18 (6.36%) Games
5 17 (6.01%) Publishing
6 10 (3.53%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.18%) Marketing
8 8 (2.83%) Billing
9 5 (1.77%) Advertising
9 5 (1.77%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.77%) Automotive
9 5 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.06%) Banking
10 3 (1.06%) French Language
10 3 (1.06%) German Language
10 3 (1.06%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.06%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.06%) Russian Language
10 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.01%) .NET
2 14 (4.95%) HTML
2 14 (4.95%) Middleware
3 13 (4.59%) XML
4 10 (3.53%) Spring XD
5 9 (3.18%) SAP Fiori
6 8 (2.83%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.12%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.12%) Apache Camel
7 6 (2.12%) BAPI
7 6 (2.12%) HTML5
7 6 (2.12%) JRuby
7 6 (2.12%) JSON
7 6 (2.12%) REST
7 6 (2.12%) SAP ALE
7 6 (2.12%) SAP Smart Forms
7 6 (2.12%) SAPUI5
7 6 (2.12%) Spring
7 6 (2.12%) Spring Integration
8 5 (1.77%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.89%) Visualisation
3 10 (3.53%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (3.53%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.18%) Clustering
5 7 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.47%) Replication
6 6 (2.12%) Blog
6 6 (2.12%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.12%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.12%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.12%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (1.77%) LIMS
7 5 (1.77%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.41%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.90%) Windows
2 18 (6.36%) Windows Server
3 16 (5.65%) Unix
4 15 (5.30%) Linux
5 12 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.83%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.77%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.41%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.06%) AIX
12 2 (0.71%) CentOS
13 1 (0.35%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.35%) Solaris
13 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.55%) Presales
2 40 (14.13%) ERP
3 36 (12.72%) CRM
4 30 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (9.19%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (9.19%) Logistics
6 25 (8.83%) Open Source
7 22 (7.77%) ITIL
8 21 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (6.71%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.01%) Analytics
10 17 (6.01%) DevOps
10 17 (6.01%) Information Security
10 17 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.65%) ETL
11 16 (5.65%) Migration
11 16 (5.65%) TDD
12 15 (5.30%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (16.61%) Java
2 26 (9.19%) SQL
3 22 (7.77%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.36%) C#
4 18 (6.36%) Python
5 17 (6.01%) ABAP
6 14 (4.95%) Scala
7 6 (2.12%) Groovy
7 6 (2.12%) SAPscript
8 3 (1.06%) C++
8 3 (1.06%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.71%) C
9 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.71%) X++
10 1 (0.35%) PHP
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (10.60%) Security Cleared
2 28 (9.89%) Degree
3 25 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (8.83%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.71%) MCSE
5 13 (4.59%) CISSP
5 13 (4.59%) PhD
6 11 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.89%) CISM
7 10 (3.53%) MCSA
8 6 (2.12%) CCA
8 6 (2.12%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (2.12%) SAP Certification
9 5 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.41%) CCIE
10 4 (1.41%) CCSP
10 4 (1.41%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.41%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.41%) JNCIP
10 4 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.59%) QA
2 9 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.77%) SLA
5 3 (1.06%) Basel II
5 3 (1.06%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (11.66%) Hyper-V
2 22 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 20 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (6.36%) XenApp
5 14 (4.95%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.47%) XenServer
7 6 (2.12%) BitLocker
7 6 (2.12%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (2.12%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.06%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.35%) Docker
9 1 (0.35%) KVM
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.35%) UAG
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (3.89%) Puppet
2 7 (2.47%) SCCM
3 6 (2.12%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (1.77%) SCDPM
4 5 (1.77%) SCOM
4 5 (1.77%) SCSM
4 5 (1.77%) Windows Intune
5 3 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.06%) Sysprep
6 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.35%) Cacti
7 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (27.92%) Microsoft
2 57 (20.14%) SAP
3 30 (10.60%) Oracle
4 26 (9.19%) VMware
5 24 (8.48%) Cisco
6 22 (7.77%) Citrix
6 22 (7.77%) HP
7 20 (7.07%) NetApp
8 12 (4.24%) Talend
9 11 (3.89%) IBM
10 10 (3.53%) Cloudera
10 10 (3.53%) Greenplum
10 10 (3.53%) Hortonworks
10 10 (3.53%) MuleSoft
11 9 (3.18%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.47%) ProCurve
13 6 (2.12%) Juniper
13 6 (2.12%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.77%) Epicor
15 4 (1.41%) BEA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Uncapped Commision, expenses
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 (The option to earn up to £150,000 with my clients exceptional
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Fuel Card
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Birmingham
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Al Rayan Bank
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London, Reading, birmingham, manchester
Dynamic Nation
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance/ Bonus Structure
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + share scheme, gold partner, annual bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands, Birmingham
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£40,000 + £5.5K car allow + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + travel, annual bonus, training fund
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago