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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 26 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 164 176 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.65% 9.62% 12.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.00% 9.88% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136 128 177
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £76,000
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
2344 1781 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.32% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1456 1518
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 109 (38.65%) Finance
2 64 (22.70%) Microsoft
3 63 (22.34%) Cybersecurity
4 56 (19.86%) Security Cleared
5 55 (19.50%) SC Cleared
6 53 (18.79%) SAP
7 49 (17.38%) Presales
8 48 (17.02%) Manufacturing
9 47 (16.67%) Windows
10 44 (15.60%) Retail
11 37 (13.12%) Information Security
12 33 (11.70%) Java
13 32 (11.35%) MS Excel
13 32 (11.35%) Security Architecture
14 30 (10.64%) ERP
15 28 (9.93%) Logistics
16 27 (9.57%) Unix
17 26 (9.22%) Oracle
17 26 (9.22%) Identity Management
17 26 (9.22%) Data Protection
17 26 (9.22%) Fraud Detection
18 25 (8.87%) Hyper-V
18 25 (8.87%) Degree
19 24 (8.51%) SQL
19 24 (8.51%) CRM
19 24 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (8.16%) Migration
20 23 (8.16%) VMware
20 23 (8.16%) Time Management
21 22 (7.80%) PKI

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 11 (3.90%) Node.js
2 9 (3.19%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (2.84%) JBoss
3 8 (2.84%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.48%) SAS
4 7 (2.48%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.13%) IIS
6 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.71%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) MS Office
2 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.42%) SPSS
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (3.55%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (3.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 8 (2.84%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (2.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.84%) SAP Business One
6 7 (2.48%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (2.48%) Oracle iProcurement
6 7 (2.48%) SAP HCM
6 7 (2.48%) SAP SRM
7 6 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (1.77%) SAP HR
9 4 (1.42%) Oracle ASCP
9 4 (1.42%) SAP MDM
9 4 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (1.42%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.55%) GitHub
3 9 (3.19%) Office 365
4 8 (2.84%) IaaS
5 5 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.42%) OneDrive
6 4 (1.42%) PaaS
6 4 (1.42%) SaaS
7 3 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.26%) SAN
2 11 (3.90%) Firewall
3 10 (3.55%) LAN
3 10 (3.55%) NetScaler
3 10 (3.55%) WAN
4 8 (2.84%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (2.84%) SSL
4 8 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.84%) Unified Communications
5 7 (2.48%) Skype
5 7 (2.48%) VoIP
6 6 (2.13%) DHCP
6 6 (2.13%) DNS
7 4 (1.42%) MPLS
7 4 (1.42%) NAS
7 4 (1.42%) Wireless
7 4 (1.42%) WLAN
7 4 (1.42%) xDSL
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.67%) Big Data
3 10 (3.55%) MongoDB
3 10 (3.55%) Neo4j
3 10 (3.55%) Pentaho
4 9 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.19%) DB2
4 9 (3.19%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.06%) GIS
6 2 (0.71%) Lumira
6 2 (0.71%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.71%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.35%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (4.26%) LSMW
2 11 (3.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (3.55%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.84%) JUnit
4 8 (2.84%) Ranorex
4 8 (2.84%) Selenium
4 8 (2.84%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.71%) Hudson
6 1 (0.35%) MorphX
6 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 109 (38.65%) Finance
2 48 (17.02%) Manufacturing
3 44 (15.60%) Retail
4 16 (5.67%) Publishing
5 14 (4.96%) Banking
6 11 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.55%) Marketing
8 9 (3.19%) Billing
8 9 (3.19%) Games
8 9 (3.19%) Legal
9 8 (2.84%) Retail Banking
10 7 (2.48%) Local Government
10 7 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.77%) General Ledger
12 4 (1.42%) Aerospace
12 4 (1.42%) Automotive
12 4 (1.42%) French Language
12 4 (1.42%) German Language
12 4 (1.42%) Italian Language
12 4 (1.42%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.74%) XML
2 12 (4.26%) .NET
3 11 (3.90%) HTML
3 11 (3.90%) Middleware
4 10 (3.55%) Spring XD
5 9 (3.19%) .NET Framework
6 8 (2.84%) Java EE
7 5 (1.77%) EDI
7 5 (1.77%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (1.42%) BAPI
9 3 (1.06%) CSS
9 3 (1.06%) SAP ALE
9 3 (1.06%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (0.71%) SAPUI5
11 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (0.35%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.35%) jQuery
11 1 (0.35%) OAuth
11 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.80%) PKI
2 22 (7.80%) Security Operations Centre
3 17 (6.03%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.55%) Visualisation
5 9 (3.19%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.48%) Clustering
7 7 (2.48%) HP StoreVirtual
7 7 (2.48%) Physics
8 6 (2.13%) Chemistry
8 6 (2.13%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.13%) Statistics
9 4 (1.42%) Cyber Attack
9 4 (1.42%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.42%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.06%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.67%) Windows
2 27 (9.57%) Unix
3 22 (7.80%) Linux
4 16 (5.67%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.34%) Cybersecurity
2 49 (17.38%) Presales
3 37 (13.12%) Information Security
4 32 (11.35%) Security Architecture
5 30 (10.64%) ERP
6 28 (9.93%) Logistics
7 26 (9.22%) Data Protection
7 26 (9.22%) Fraud Detection
7 26 (9.22%) Identity Management
8 24 (8.51%) CRM
9 23 (8.16%) Migration
9 23 (8.16%) Time Management
10 22 (7.80%) Security Operations
10 22 (7.80%) Threat Analysis
11 21 (7.45%) Analytics
11 21 (7.45%) ETL
11 21 (7.45%) Project Management
12 20 (7.09%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (6.38%) Software Engineering
13 18 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.70%) Java
2 24 (8.51%) SQL
3 20 (7.09%) C#
4 19 (6.74%) Python
5 14 (4.96%) ABAP
6 13 (4.61%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.84%) Scala
8 5 (1.77%) C++
9 3 (1.06%) C
9 3 (1.06%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.35%) VBA
10 1 (0.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 56 (19.86%) Security Cleared
2 55 (19.50%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.87%) Degree
4 20 (7.09%) CISSP
5 17 (6.03%) CISM
6 15 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (4.96%) PhD
8 13 (4.61%) CISA
9 9 (3.19%) MCSE
10 8 (2.84%) CCA
10 8 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.13%) MCSA
13 3 (1.06%) CCNA
13 3 (1.06%) CIPD
13 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (1.06%) SAP Certification
14 2 (0.71%) CESG Certified Professional
14 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.48%) COBIT
1 7 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.42%) Basel II
2 4 (1.42%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.42%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) GAAP
4 1 (0.35%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (8.87%) Hyper-V
2 19 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.74%) XenApp
3 18 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.32%) XenDesktop
5 10 (3.55%) XenServer
6 5 (1.77%) vSphere
7 4 (1.42%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (1.42%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.71%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (3.55%) Puppet
2 5 (1.77%) RSA Archer
3 4 (1.42%) Windows Intune
4 3 (1.06%) SCCM
5 2 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.71%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.71%) SCOM
5 2 (0.71%) SCSM
5 2 (0.71%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.71%) Simpana
5 2 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.35%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 64 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 53 (18.79%) SAP
3 26 (9.22%) Oracle
4 23 (8.16%) VMware
5 20 (7.09%) Citrix
6 17 (6.03%) NetApp
7 16 (5.67%) HP
8 14 (4.96%) Cisco
9 11 (3.90%) Talend
10 10 (3.55%) Cloudera
10 10 (3.55%) Greenplum
10 10 (3.55%) Hortonworks
10 10 (3.55%) MuleSoft
11 9 (3.19%) CA
11 9 (3.19%) JD Edwards
12 8 (2.84%) SonicWALL
13 6 (2.13%) ArcSight
14 5 (1.77%) ProCurve
14 5 (1.77%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.42%) Aerohive Networks
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