The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 10 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 230 261 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.43% 12.75% 19.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.13% 13.61% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 202 231 252
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1918 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.70% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1696 1382
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 129 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 92 (20.86%) VMware
3 82 (18.59%) Finance
4 73 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 71 (16.10%) Oracle
5 71 (16.10%) Windows
6 67 (15.19%) Cisco
6 67 (15.19%) Active Directory
7 65 (14.74%) SAP
8 64 (14.51%) SQL
8 64 (14.51%) Security Cleared
9 58 (13.15%) Hyper-V
9 58 (13.15%) Citrix
9 58 (13.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 51 (11.56%) Project Management
11 48 (10.88%) Degree
11 48 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
12 46 (10.43%) ERP
13 45 (10.20%) MCSE
14 43 (9.75%) MCITP
14 43 (9.75%) SC Cleared
15 42 (9.52%) SQL Server
15 42 (9.52%) MS Exchange
15 42 (9.52%) Migration
16 41 (9.30%) Lync
17 40 (9.07%) NetApp
18 38 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 38 (8.62%) SharePoint
19 37 (8.39%) MS Excel
19 37 (8.39%) SAN

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 41 (9.30%) Lync
3 38 (8.62%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (3.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 15 (3.40%) Office Communications Server
9 14 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.72%) IIS
11 8 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.91%) CMS
15 2 (0.45%) SAS
15 2 (0.45%) NetWeaver
16 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.54%) MS Office
3 2 (0.45%) MS Project
3 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.45%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) SPSS
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (8.39%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (7.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (5.44%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (4.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 22 (4.99%) Cognos TM1
5 15 (3.40%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (3.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 14 (3.17%) SAP CRM
7 10 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (1.59%) Dynamics GP
9 7 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (1.59%) SAP Payroll
9 7 (1.59%) SAP HR
10 6 (1.36%) Finacle
10 6 (1.36%) Misys Equation
10 6 (1.36%) Temenos T24
10 6 (1.36%) FLEXCUBE
11 5 (1.13%) Exchequer
11 5 (1.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.80%) Office 365
2 14 (3.17%) Taleo
3 8 (1.81%) SaaS
4 6 (1.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.39%) SAN
2 25 (5.67%) Unified Communications
3 20 (4.54%) Firewall
4 18 (4.08%) NAS
5 17 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (3.63%) MPLS
7 15 (3.40%) TCP/IP
7 15 (3.40%) Internet
8 12 (2.72%) VPN
9 10 (2.27%) WAN
10 9 (2.04%) DNS
11 8 (1.81%) LAN
11 8 (1.81%) Network Security
11 8 (1.81%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (1.59%) Wireless
13 6 (1.36%) NetScaler
13 6 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.36%) SMTP
13 6 (1.36%) DHCP
13 6 (1.36%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.40%) Oracle Discoverer
5 13 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (2.72%) Big Data
7 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.13%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.13%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.91%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (0.68%) LSMW
2 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.23%) Toad
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 82 (18.59%) Finance
2 25 (5.67%) Retail
3 21 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.08%) Advertising
5 16 (3.63%) Banking
6 14 (3.17%) Marketing
7 8 (1.81%) Billing
8 7 (1.59%) Publishing
9 6 (1.36%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (1.13%) Front Office
11 4 (0.91%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.68%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.68%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.68%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.49%) .NET
2 10 (2.27%) XML
3 6 (1.36%) HTML
3 6 (1.36%) SAP ALE
3 6 (1.36%) SAP Smart Forms
3 6 (1.36%) BAPI
4 5 (1.13%) Web Dynpro
4 5 (1.13%) CSS
5 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.91%) DOM
5 4 (0.91%) XSL
5 4 (0.91%) XSLT
5 4 (0.91%) DHTML
5 4 (0.91%) Middleware
6 3 (0.68%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.45%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.45%) EDI
7 2 (0.45%) COM
7 2 (0.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.85%) FlexPod
2 13 (2.95%) Social Media
3 12 (2.72%) Clustering
4 8 (1.81%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.81%) NHS
4 8 (1.81%) Informatics
5 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 6 (1.36%) APACS
7 4 (0.91%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.45%) Replication
9 2 (0.45%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.45%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.23%) CESG
10 1 (0.23%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.23%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.10%) Windows
2 30 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (1.36%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.13%) UNIX
8 4 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.91%) Linux
9 3 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.68%) SUSE
9 3 (0.68%) Debian
9 3 (0.68%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.45%) Android
11 1 (0.23%) Solaris
11 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (11.56%) Project Management
2 48 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (10.43%) ERP
4 42 (9.52%) Migration
5 36 (8.16%) Business Development
6 35 (7.94%) CRM
7 30 (6.80%) Technical Architecture
8 28 (6.35%) Logistics
9 24 (5.44%) Workflow
10 22 (4.99%) ETL
11 20 (4.54%) Data Modelling
12 18 (4.08%) E-Commerce
13 17 (3.85%) Analytics
14 16 (3.63%) ITIL
14 16 (3.63%) Information Security
15 13 (2.95%) Integration Testing
15 13 (2.95%) Data Migration
15 13 (2.95%) Programme Management
15 13 (2.95%) Technical Analysis
16 12 (2.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 64 (14.51%) SQL
2 18 (4.08%) ABAP
3 16 (3.63%) PL/SQL
4 13 (2.95%) Java
5 6 (1.36%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.36%) SAPscript
6 4 (0.91%) C
6 4 (0.91%) C#
7 3 (0.68%) VBScript
7 3 (0.68%) VB
7 3 (0.68%) Python
7 3 (0.68%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.45%) VBA
8 2 (0.45%) COBOL
8 2 (0.45%) PHP
9 1 (0.23%) Ruby
9 1 (0.23%) XAML
9 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 64 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 58 (13.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (10.88%) Degree
4 45 (10.20%) MCSE
5 43 (9.75%) MCITP
5 43 (9.75%) SC Cleared
6 38 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 33 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (7.48%) MCTS
8 26 (5.90%) Citrix Certification
9 22 (4.99%) CCEE
10 21 (4.76%) NCDA
11 20 (4.54%) NCIE
11 20 (4.54%) CCA
11 20 (4.54%) CCNP
12 15 (3.40%) CCIE
12 15 (3.40%) MCSA
13 13 (2.95%) VCAP
14 12 (2.72%) VTSP
14 12 (2.72%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.85%) Basel II
2 14 (3.17%) Solvency II
3 9 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.36%) COBIT
4 6 (1.36%) IAS 39
5 5 (1.13%) SLA
6 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 73 (16.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 58 (13.15%) Hyper-V
4 29 (6.58%) XenDesktop
5 23 (5.22%) vSphere
6 21 (4.76%) XenApp
7 8 (1.81%) XenServer
7 8 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.36%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.13%) vCloud
10 4 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.68%) NFS
11 3 (0.68%) UAG
12 2 (0.45%) Squid
12 2 (0.45%) Snort
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (4.08%) NetBackup
2 16 (3.63%) SCCM
3 12 (2.72%) SCOM
4 6 (1.36%) SCOrch
4 6 (1.36%) Legato
4 6 (1.36%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.13%) SCSM
6 4 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.91%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.91%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.68%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.68%) ARCserve
7 3 (0.68%) MOM
7 3 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.68%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 129 (29.25%) Microsoft
2 92 (20.86%) VMware
3 71 (16.10%) Oracle
4 67 (15.19%) Cisco
5 65 (14.74%) SAP
6 58 (13.15%) Citrix
7 40 (9.07%) NetApp
8 32 (7.26%) IBM
9 30 (6.80%) HP
10 26 (5.90%) EMC
11 24 (5.44%) Cognos
12 16 (3.63%) Juniper
13 15 (3.40%) Symantec
14 12 (2.72%) Dell
15 7 (1.59%) AppSense
15 7 (1.59%) Sage
15 7 (1.59%) 3PAR
16 6 (1.36%) Chordiant
16 6 (1.36%) Misys
16 6 (1.36%) Temenos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + holidays, company car, bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 12%, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus 15%, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £115,000 per annum & Car, Bonus, Health, LIfe, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Worlds largest company
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £80,000 to £125,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £105,000 per annum plus unrivalled package with bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 30 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago