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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 16 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 261 193 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.99% 9.39% 14.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.66% 9.91% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 230 164 182
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
2239 1947 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.27% 94.74% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 1777 1317
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 149 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 119 (25.32%) Oracle
3 111 (23.62%) Security Cleared
4 90 (19.15%) Finance
5 89 (18.94%) VMware
6 88 (18.72%) SAP
7 85 (18.09%) SC Cleared
8 82 (17.45%) Windows
9 75 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 74 (15.74%) Project Management
11 69 (14.68%) Cisco
12 65 (13.83%) Citrix
13 63 (13.40%) ERP
14 61 (12.98%) SQL
15 58 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
16 57 (12.13%) CRM
17 56 (11.91%) Active Directory
17 56 (11.91%) Oracle EBS
17 56 (11.91%) Hyper-V
18 53 (11.28%) Degree
19 50 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
19 50 (10.64%) SQL Server
19 50 (10.64%) Oracle EBS R12
20 46 (9.79%) Migration
21 45 (9.57%) MS Excel
22 41 (8.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 40 (8.51%) MCSE
23 40 (8.51%) MS Exchange
24 39 (8.30%) Citrix Certification
24 39 (8.30%) Retail

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 40 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 34 (7.23%) Lync
3 28 (5.96%) SharePoint
4 23 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (4.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 21 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.98%) WebSphere
9 12 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.91%) Office Communications Server
10 9 (1.91%) IIS
11 8 (1.70%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (1.49%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.49%) JBoss
13 6 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (1.06%) Alfresco
14 5 (1.06%) Documentum
Applications
1 45 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.81%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 56 (11.91%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (10.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (7.45%) Oracle ERP
4 24 (5.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 13 (2.77%) SAP CRM
6 12 (2.55%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (1.91%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (1.70%) SAP HR
8 8 (1.70%) SAP Payroll
8 8 (1.70%) Dynamics NAV
8 8 (1.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 7 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (1.49%) Oracle iProcurement
9 7 (1.49%) SAP HCM
10 6 (1.28%) SAP MM
10 6 (1.28%) Hyperion Planning
10 6 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (1.28%) HFM
11 5 (1.06%) SAP BPC
11 5 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.11%) Office 365
2 16 (3.40%) Taleo
3 8 (1.70%) IaaS
4 7 (1.49%) SaaS
5 3 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.53%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (4.89%) SAN
3 21 (4.47%) Internet
4 20 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 20 (4.26%) Firewall
5 18 (3.83%) Unified Communications
6 16 (3.40%) MPLS
7 13 (2.77%) NetScaler
8 12 (2.55%) NAS
9 10 (2.13%) WAAS
10 9 (1.91%) Network Security
10 9 (1.91%) LAN
10 9 (1.91%) WAN
10 9 (1.91%) VPN
11 8 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.49%) OSPF
13 6 (1.28%) Wireless
13 6 (1.28%) DWDM
13 6 (1.28%) Cisco IOS
14 5 (1.06%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (3.62%) Oracle Discoverer
4 15 (3.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (2.55%) Big Data
6 10 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (1.49%) Apache Hive
7 7 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.49%) MarkLogic
8 6 (1.28%) Essbase
9 4 (0.85%) DB2
9 4 (0.85%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.85%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (2.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.06%) LSMW
3 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.21%) Toad
General
1 90 (19.15%) Finance
2 39 (8.30%) Retail
3 29 (6.17%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.26%) Front Office
5 15 (3.19%) Advertising
6 12 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.49%) Marketing
8 6 (1.28%) Publishing
9 5 (1.06%) Banking
10 4 (0.85%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.43%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Local Government
11 2 (0.43%) Billing
11 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.74%) .NET
2 26 (5.53%) XML
3 22 (4.68%) Middleware
4 15 (3.19%) HTML
5 14 (2.98%) CSS
5 14 (2.98%) Java EE
6 13 (2.77%) EDI
7 11 (2.34%) XSLT
8 10 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (2.13%) Web Services
9 9 (1.91%) SOAP
9 9 (1.91%) ASP.NET
10 7 (1.49%) YUI
10 7 (1.49%) jQuery
10 7 (1.49%) BAPI
10 7 (1.49%) SAP XI
11 6 (1.28%) SAP Smart Forms
11 6 (1.28%) SAP ALE
12 5 (1.06%) Application Packaging
12 5 (1.06%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.26%) Data Integration
2 20 (4.26%) FlexPod
3 15 (3.19%) Clustering
4 10 (2.13%) User Experience
5 9 (1.91%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.70%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.49%) Social Media
7 7 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.06%) CESG
9 4 (0.85%) NHS
9 4 (0.85%) Informatics
9 4 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.64%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.43%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.43%) FMCG
11 2 (0.43%) RMADS
11 2 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.45%) Windows
2 22 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (1.70%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.06%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.85%) UNIX
8 2 (0.43%) Android
8 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.74%) Project Management
2 63 (13.40%) ERP
3 57 (12.13%) CRM
4 46 (9.79%) Migration
5 38 (8.09%) Mentoring
6 36 (7.66%) Business Development
7 35 (7.45%) Logistics
8 31 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (6.38%) Workflow
10 28 (5.96%) Enterprise Architecture
11 26 (5.53%) ETL
12 24 (5.11%) Data Management
13 23 (4.89%) Data Migration
14 21 (4.47%) ITIL
15 19 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (3.40%) Quality Management
16 16 (3.40%) Information Security
17 15 (3.19%) SAP Implementation
17 15 (3.19%) ETRM
18 14 (2.98%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.98%) SQL
2 31 (6.60%) Java
3 28 (5.96%) ABAP
4 17 (3.62%) VBScript
5 16 (3.40%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.19%) Python
7 14 (2.98%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.91%) C#
9 6 (1.28%) SAPscript
9 6 (1.28%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.85%) COBOL
11 2 (0.43%) VB
11 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.21%) R
12 1 (0.21%) Ruby
12 1 (0.21%) X++
12 1 (0.21%) XAML
12 1 (0.21%) PHP
12 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (23.62%) Security Cleared
2 85 (18.09%) SC Cleared
3 53 (11.28%) Degree
4 50 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (8.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 40 (8.51%) MCSE
7 39 (8.30%) Citrix Certification
8 37 (7.87%) CCA
9 34 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (6.60%) MCITP
11 30 (6.38%) CCEE
12 29 (6.17%) MCTS
13 25 (5.32%) CCNP
14 18 (3.83%) NCDA
14 18 (3.83%) NCIE
15 17 (3.62%) VTSP
15 17 (3.62%) CCNA
16 11 (2.34%) MCSA
16 11 (2.34%) CCIE
17 10 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.64%) QA
3 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.43%) MiFID
4 2 (0.43%) GPG13
4 2 (0.43%) EMIR
4 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.21%) Basel II
System Software
1 75 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 56 (11.91%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.91%) Hyper-V
3 36 (7.66%) XenDesktop
4 33 (7.02%) XenApp
5 20 (4.26%) vSphere
6 10 (2.13%) vCloud
6 10 (2.13%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.49%) HDFS
8 7 (1.49%) XenServer
8 7 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.43%) Squid
10 2 (0.43%) Snort
11 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.21%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (2.77%) XenMobile
2 9 (1.91%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.70%) SCCM
4 6 (1.28%) Legato
4 6 (1.28%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.06%) SCOM
6 4 (0.85%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.64%) SCSM
7 3 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.64%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.43%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 149 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 119 (25.32%) Oracle
3 89 (18.94%) VMware
4 88 (18.72%) SAP
5 69 (14.68%) Cisco
6 65 (13.83%) Citrix
7 36 (7.66%) NetApp
8 31 (6.60%) HP
9 28 (5.96%) EMC
10 27 (5.74%) IBM
11 14 (2.98%) Talend
11 14 (2.98%) Informatica
12 13 (2.77%) Hyperion
13 11 (2.34%) Juniper
14 10 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (2.13%) Business Objects
14 10 (2.13%) Symantec
15 8 (1.70%) AppSense
15 8 (1.70%) Reuters
15 8 (1.70%) Bloomberg
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham
MRP Global
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + inclusive package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Contract also considered
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 7 days ago