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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 21 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 188 190 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.10% 10.11% 12.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.57% 10.73% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 156 158 190
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £33,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 146 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 119 (26.10%) Oracle
3 118 (25.88%) Security Cleared
4 92 (20.18%) SC Cleared
5 90 (19.74%) Finance
6 88 (19.30%) SAP
7 70 (15.35%) Windows
8 67 (14.69%) Degree
9 61 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (13.16%) ERP
10 60 (13.16%) Project Management
11 57 (12.50%) VMware
11 57 (12.50%) SQL
12 55 (12.06%) Cisco
13 54 (11.84%) CRM
14 53 (11.62%) MS Excel
15 52 (11.40%) SQL Server
16 51 (11.18%) Retail
17 50 (10.96%) Oracle EBS
18 47 (10.31%) Oracle EBS R12
19 46 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
20 41 (8.99%) SharePoint
21 40 (8.77%) Hyper-V
21 40 (8.77%) Active Directory
21 40 (8.77%) Migration
22 39 (8.55%) Citrix
22 39 (8.55%) Mentoring
22 39 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
23 37 (8.11%) Manufacturing
24 34 (7.46%) Oracle ERP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (8.99%) SharePoint
2 25 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 21 (4.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 17 (3.73%) Oracle Workflow
5 16 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (3.07%) Lync
7 14 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 14 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.75%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.54%) Documentum
11 7 (1.54%) IIS
11 7 (1.54%) JBoss
11 7 (1.54%) Alfresco
11 7 (1.54%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.10%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 53 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (10.96%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (10.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 34 (7.46%) Oracle ERP
4 20 (4.39%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 11 (2.41%) SAP HCM
5 11 (2.41%) SAP CRM
6 10 (2.19%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (2.19%) SAP HR
7 9 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (1.75%) SAP Payroll
9 7 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (1.54%) SAP CO
9 7 (1.54%) SAP FI
9 7 (1.54%) SAP MM
9 7 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (1.54%) HFM
9 7 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (1.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.51%) Office 365
2 12 (2.63%) Taleo
3 6 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (1.10%) SaaS
5 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.82%) TCP/IP
1 22 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (4.39%) Firewall
3 19 (4.17%) Internet
4 14 (3.07%) MPLS
4 14 (3.07%) NetScaler
5 13 (2.85%) Unified Communications
6 12 (2.63%) LAN
7 10 (2.19%) WAN
7 10 (2.19%) Network Security
8 9 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.75%) VPN
10 7 (1.54%) SAN
10 7 (1.54%) Wireless
11 6 (1.32%) OSPF
11 6 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.32%) WAAS
12 5 (1.10%) DWDM
12 5 (1.10%) DNS
12 5 (1.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (3.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (3.07%) Oracle Discoverer
6 11 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.41%) Big Data
7 7 (1.54%) MarkLogic
7 7 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.54%) Apache Hive
7 7 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.54%) DB2
8 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.32%) Essbase
8 6 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.32%) MySQL
9 5 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (3.07%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (1.54%) LSMW
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
General
1 90 (19.74%) Finance
2 51 (11.18%) Retail
3 37 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.17%) Front Office
6 16 (3.51%) Advertising
7 9 (1.97%) Banking
8 5 (1.10%) Publishing
8 5 (1.10%) Games
8 5 (1.10%) Marketing
9 4 (0.88%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.66%) Local Government
11 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.44%) French Language
11 2 (0.44%) German Language
11 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.44%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.44%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.36%) .NET
2 25 (5.48%) XML
3 21 (4.61%) Middleware
4 15 (3.29%) EDI
5 14 (3.07%) CSS
5 14 (3.07%) HTML
5 14 (3.07%) Java EE
6 11 (2.41%) XSLT
7 10 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (1.97%) SOAP
8 9 (1.97%) Web Services
9 8 (1.75%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.75%) jQuery
10 7 (1.54%) YUI
10 7 (1.54%) SAP XI
11 5 (1.10%) Application Packaging
12 4 (0.88%) SAP Basis
12 4 (0.88%) DHTML
12 4 (0.88%) DOM
12 4 (0.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.39%) Data Integration
3 18 (3.95%) Clustering
4 11 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.41%) FlexPod
5 10 (2.19%) User Experience
6 8 (1.75%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.54%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.54%) Social Media
8 5 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.10%) CESG
9 2 (0.44%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.44%) Derivative
9 2 (0.44%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.44%) NHS
9 2 (0.44%) Life Science
9 2 (0.44%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.44%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.44%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 70 (15.35%) Windows
2 23 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (2.19%) UNIX
6 8 (1.75%) Linux
6 8 (1.75%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.32%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.22%) Android
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.16%) ERP
1 60 (13.16%) Project Management
2 54 (11.84%) CRM
3 40 (8.77%) Migration
4 39 (8.55%) Mentoring
5 33 (7.24%) ITIL
5 33 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (7.24%) Logistics
6 31 (6.80%) Business Development
7 28 (6.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 28 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (5.70%) Data Management
9 25 (5.48%) SAP Implementation
9 25 (5.48%) ETL
10 23 (5.04%) Data Migration
11 19 (4.17%) Workflow
12 17 (3.73%) Information Security
12 17 (3.73%) Use Case
13 16 (3.51%) Quality Management
14 15 (3.29%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.50%) SQL
2 27 (5.92%) Java
3 25 (5.48%) JavaScript
4 21 (4.61%) ABAP
5 17 (3.73%) VBScript
6 15 (3.29%) Python
7 14 (3.07%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.41%) C#
9 6 (1.32%) PHP
9 6 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.88%) COBOL
11 2 (0.44%) C
11 2 (0.44%) VB
12 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.22%) X++
12 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (25.88%) Security Cleared
2 92 (20.18%) SC Cleared
3 67 (14.69%) Degree
4 39 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (5.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 25 (5.48%) CCA
7 25 (5.48%) MCSE
8 24 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
9 23 (5.04%) CCNP
10 17 (3.73%) CCEE
11 16 (3.51%) CISSP
11 16 (3.51%) CCNA
12 14 (3.07%) MCITP
13 12 (2.63%) VTSP
13 12 (2.63%) MCTS
14 11 (2.41%) NCDA
14 11 (2.41%) NCIE
15 10 (2.19%) CISM
16 9 (1.97%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.39%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.07%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.41%) QA
4 10 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.10%) SLA
5 5 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.44%) MiFID
6 2 (0.44%) GPG13
6 2 (0.44%) EMIR
6 2 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (8.77%) Hyper-V
2 40 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 27 (5.92%) XenApp
4 20 (4.39%) XenDesktop
5 16 (3.51%) vSphere
6 9 (1.97%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (1.54%) vCloud
8 7 (1.54%) HDFS
9 5 (1.10%) XenServer
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.44%) Snort
10 2 (0.44%) Squid
11 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.07%) XenMobile
2 10 (2.19%) SCCM
3 6 (1.32%) SCOM
4 5 (1.10%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.10%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.66%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.66%) SCSM
5 3 (0.66%) Legato
5 3 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.44%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.44%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.22%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 146 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 119 (26.10%) Oracle
3 88 (19.30%) SAP
4 57 (12.50%) VMware
5 55 (12.06%) Cisco
6 39 (8.55%) Citrix
7 33 (7.24%) IBM
8 25 (5.48%) EMC
8 25 (5.48%) NetApp
9 24 (5.26%) HP
10 19 (4.17%) Business Objects
11 14 (3.07%) Hyperion
11 14 (3.07%) Informatica
11 14 (3.07%) Talend
12 10 (2.19%) Juniper
12 10 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.75%) Reuters
13 8 (1.75%) Bloomberg
13 8 (1.75%) Open Text
14 7 (1.54%) TIBCO
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + 20% bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + including bonus, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Home Based Working + BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 17 days ago