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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 12 13 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 260 236 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.17% 10.95% 19.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.90% 11.69% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 222 207 240
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2016 2018 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.34% 93.64% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 1806 1365
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,909 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 139 (30.22%) Microsoft
2 96 (20.87%) Oracle
3 89 (19.35%) VMware
4 86 (18.70%) Security Cleared
5 83 (18.04%) SAP
6 82 (17.83%) Finance
7 74 (16.09%) Windows
8 72 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 71 (15.43%) SQL
10 66 (14.35%) Project Management
11 65 (14.13%) Cisco
11 65 (14.13%) Active Directory
12 62 (13.48%) SC Cleared
13 59 (12.83%) Citrix
14 58 (12.61%) ERP
14 58 (12.61%) Hyper-V
15 52 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 48 (10.43%) Migration
16 48 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (10.22%) SQL Server
17 47 (10.22%) Oracle EBS
18 45 (9.78%) MS Exchange
19 43 (9.35%) MS Excel
19 43 (9.35%) Degree
19 43 (9.35%) Lync
20 42 (9.13%) Oracle EBS R12
20 42 (9.13%) MCSE
21 41 (8.91%) CRM
22 39 (8.48%) MCITP
23 38 (8.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 45 (9.78%) MS Exchange
2 43 (9.35%) Lync
3 36 (7.83%) SharePoint
4 26 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 16 (3.48%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (3.04%) IIS
10 10 (2.17%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.17%) WebSphere
11 9 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.87%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.87%) CMS
14 3 (0.65%) NetWeaver
15 2 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Project
3 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (10.22%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (9.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (6.52%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (4.78%) Cognos TM1
4 22 (4.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 19 (4.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 15 (3.26%) Dynamics NAV
7 14 (3.04%) SAP CRM
8 12 (2.61%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (1.74%) Dynamics GP
10 8 (1.74%) SAP Payroll
10 8 (1.74%) SAP HR
11 7 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (1.52%) SAP HCM
12 6 (1.30%) Exchequer
13 5 (1.09%) SAP APO
13 5 (1.09%) SAP FI
13 5 (1.09%) SAP SCM
13 5 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.96%) Office 365
2 16 (3.48%) Taleo
3 8 (1.74%) SaaS
4 6 (1.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.30%) SAN
2 26 (5.65%) Unified Communications
3 22 (4.78%) Internet
4 21 (4.57%) Firewall
5 19 (4.13%) NAS
5 19 (4.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (3.48%) MPLS
7 15 (3.26%) TCP/IP
8 11 (2.39%) WAN
9 9 (1.96%) LAN
9 9 (1.96%) VPN
9 9 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (1.96%) Network Security
10 7 (1.52%) Wireless
10 7 (1.52%) DWDM
10 7 (1.52%) DNS
11 5 (1.09%) SMTP
11 5 (1.09%) Ethernet
11 5 (1.09%) OSPF
11 5 (1.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
5 13 (2.83%) Big Data
6 12 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.09%) SAP HANA
11 5 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (1.09%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.87%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.87%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.87%) MarkLogic
12 4 (0.87%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.30%) LSMW
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 82 (17.83%) Finance
2 30 (6.52%) Retail
3 25 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 18 (3.91%) Advertising
5 11 (2.39%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.17%) Banking
7 9 (1.96%) Marketing
8 7 (1.52%) Publishing
9 6 (1.30%) Front Office
10 4 (0.87%) Billing
10 4 (0.87%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.43%) Local Government
11 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.78%) XML
2 16 (3.48%) .NET
3 13 (2.83%) Middleware
4 12 (2.61%) HTML
5 11 (2.39%) CSS
5 11 (2.39%) EDI
6 10 (2.17%) XSLT
7 8 (1.74%) Web Services
7 8 (1.74%) Java EE
8 7 (1.52%) SAP XI
8 7 (1.52%) SOAP
9 6 (1.30%) SAP Smart Forms
9 6 (1.30%) BAPI
9 6 (1.30%) SAP ALE
9 6 (1.30%) YUI
9 6 (1.30%) jQuery
9 6 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (1.09%) Web Dynpro
11 4 (0.87%) DOM
11 4 (0.87%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.70%) FlexPod
2 12 (2.61%) Clustering
3 9 (1.96%) NHS
3 9 (1.96%) Informatics
3 9 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 9 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.74%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.74%) Social Media
5 4 (0.87%) Mainframe
5 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
5 4 (0.87%) APACS
6 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.43%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.43%) RMADS
7 2 (0.43%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.43%) CESG
7 2 (0.43%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.22%) Statistics
8 1 (0.22%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 74 (16.09%) Windows
2 27 (5.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.39%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.09%) UNIX
9 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.65%) SUSE
9 3 (0.65%) Debian
9 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.65%) Android
9 3 (0.65%) Linux
9 3 (0.65%) FreeBSD
10 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (14.35%) Project Management
2 58 (12.61%) ERP
3 48 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (10.43%) Migration
4 41 (8.91%) CRM
5 38 (8.26%) Logistics
6 34 (7.39%) Business Development
7 29 (6.30%) Technical Architecture
7 29 (6.30%) ETL
8 28 (6.09%) Workflow
9 21 (4.57%) Data Migration
10 20 (4.35%) Data Modelling
10 20 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (3.48%) Information Security
12 15 (3.26%) SAP Implementation
13 14 (3.04%) Technical Analysis
13 14 (3.04%) ITIL
13 14 (3.04%) Data Management
14 12 (2.61%) E-Commerce
15 11 (2.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (15.43%) SQL
2 26 (5.65%) ABAP
3 25 (5.43%) Java
4 17 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 12 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.30%) SAPscript
7 5 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.87%) C#
8 4 (0.87%) VBScript
8 4 (0.87%) Python
9 3 (0.65%) VB
9 3 (0.65%) COBOL
10 2 (0.43%) PHP
10 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.43%) VBA
11 1 (0.22%) C
11 1 (0.22%) Scala
11 1 (0.22%) R
11 1 (0.22%) XAML
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (18.70%) Security Cleared
2 62 (13.48%) SC Cleared
3 52 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (9.35%) Degree
5 42 (9.13%) MCSE
6 39 (8.48%) MCITP
7 38 (8.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 33 (7.17%) MCTS
8 33 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (5.22%) Citrix Certification
10 21 (4.57%) CCA
10 21 (4.57%) NCDA
11 20 (4.35%) NCIE
11 20 (4.35%) CCNP
11 20 (4.35%) CCEE
12 14 (3.04%) VTSP
12 14 (3.04%) MCSA
12 14 (3.04%) CCIE
13 13 (2.83%) VCAP
14 12 (2.61%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.26%) Basel II
2 14 (3.04%) Solvency II
3 9 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.09%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.87%) COBIT
6 4 (0.87%) SLA
6 4 (0.87%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.43%) GPG13
System Software
1 72 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (14.13%) Active Directory
3 58 (12.61%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.87%) XenDesktop
5 22 (4.78%) XenApp
6 20 (4.35%) vSphere
7 8 (1.74%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (1.30%) XenServer
9 5 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (1.09%) vCloud
10 4 (0.87%) HDFS
11 3 (0.65%) NFS
11 3 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.43%) UAG
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.43%) Snort
12 2 (0.43%) Squid
13 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (3.04%) SCCM
2 10 (2.17%) SCOM
2 10 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 5 (1.09%) Legato
3 5 (1.09%) SCVMM
3 5 (1.09%) SCOrch
4 4 (0.87%) SCDPM
4 4 (0.87%) SCSM
5 3 (0.65%) XenMobile
5 3 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.65%) ARCserve
5 3 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.43%) MOM
6 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.43%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 139 (30.22%) Microsoft
2 96 (20.87%) Oracle
3 89 (19.35%) VMware
4 83 (18.04%) SAP
5 65 (14.13%) Cisco
6 59 (12.83%) Citrix
7 34 (7.39%) NetApp
8 32 (6.96%) IBM
9 24 (5.22%) Cognos
9 24 (5.22%) HP
10 20 (4.35%) EMC
11 18 (3.91%) Juniper
12 12 (2.61%) Business Objects
12 12 (2.61%) Symantec
13 8 (1.74%) Talend
13 8 (1.74%) Informatica
14 7 (1.52%) Sage
14 7 (1.52%) Dell
14 7 (1.52%) 3PAR
15 6 (1.30%) AppSense
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40k + £400 per month car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: From £20,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Uncapped OTE
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Comission
Posted: 27 days ago