The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 25 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 197 193 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.97% 10.30% 11.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.25% 10.66% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 111 153 233
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
2388 1811 2248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.60% 96.64% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1533 1934
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 128 (34.59%) Finance
2 93 (25.14%) SAP
3 88 (23.78%) Microsoft
3 88 (23.78%) Retail
4 87 (23.51%) Manufacturing
5 67 (18.11%) Presales
6 62 (16.76%) Windows
7 54 (14.59%) MS Excel
8 53 (14.32%) Publishing
8 53 (14.32%) Cybersecurity
9 51 (13.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 48 (12.97%) Degree
11 47 (12.70%) Migration
12 44 (11.89%) Logistics
13 43 (11.62%) Oracle
14 40 (10.81%) SQL Server
14 40 (10.81%) SQL
15 39 (10.54%) Security Cleared
15 39 (10.54%) SC Cleared
16 38 (10.27%) Unix
17 36 (9.73%) Project Management
17 36 (9.73%) Time Management
17 36 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
18 33 (8.92%) Integration Testing
18 33 (8.92%) Security Architecture
19 30 (8.11%) DB2
20 29 (7.84%) Firewall
20 29 (7.84%) Office 365
20 29 (7.84%) Data Migration
21 26 (7.03%) Windows Server

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.86%) JBoss
3 17 (4.59%) WebSphere
4 16 (4.32%) NetWeaver
5 14 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (3.51%) WebLogic
7 12 (3.24%) MS Exchange
7 12 (3.24%) SAS
7 12 (3.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.62%) IIS
10 6 (1.62%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.27%) Apache
13 1 (0.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 54 (14.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (5.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 18 (4.86%) SAP CO
2 18 (4.86%) SAP FI
2 18 (4.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 15 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (4.05%) SAP HCM
4 11 (2.97%) SAP PM
4 11 (2.97%) SAP PP
5 6 (1.62%) SAP IS-U
6 5 (1.35%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (1.08%) JDE World
8 3 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.81%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.81%) SAP MII
9 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.54%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.54%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.84%) Office 365
2 15 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
4 11 (2.97%) Yammer
5 7 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.35%) Heroku
7 4 (1.08%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.54%) IaaS
9 1 (0.27%) PaaS
9 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.84%) Firewall
2 15 (4.05%) SSL
3 12 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.97%) DHCP
4 11 (2.97%) DNS
4 11 (2.97%) SAN
5 8 (2.16%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (1.89%) WAN
7 6 (1.62%) NetScaler
7 6 (1.62%) Skype
7 6 (1.62%) VoIP
8 5 (1.35%) LAN
9 4 (1.08%) MPLS
9 4 (1.08%) NAS
9 4 (1.08%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.08%) VPN
9 4 (1.08%) Wireless
9 4 (1.08%) WLAN
9 4 (1.08%) xDSL
10 3 (0.81%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.11%) DB2
3 23 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.59%) GIS
4 17 (4.59%) Spatial Data
5 16 (4.32%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.70%) Power BI
9 7 (1.89%) DataStage
10 6 (1.62%) QlikView
11 5 (1.35%) Spotfire
12 4 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.08%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.81%) SAP BI
13 3 (0.81%) SAP HANA
14 2 (0.54%) Lumira
15 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.27%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 20 (5.41%) LSMW
2 5 (1.35%) Log4j
3 1 (0.27%) Appium
3 1 (0.27%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.27%) Gatling
3 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.27%) JMeter
3 1 (0.27%) JUnit
3 1 (0.27%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.27%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.27%) Selenium
3 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.27%) WebLOAD
General
1 128 (34.59%) Finance
2 88 (23.78%) Retail
3 87 (23.51%) Manufacturing
4 53 (14.32%) Publishing
5 22 (5.95%) Banking
5 22 (5.95%) Marketing
6 20 (5.41%) Legal
7 16 (4.32%) General Ledger
7 16 (4.32%) Retail Banking
8 12 (3.24%) Telecoms
9 10 (2.70%) Advertising
9 10 (2.70%) Billing
10 9 (2.43%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.62%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.35%) Local Government
13 4 (1.08%) Aerospace
13 4 (1.08%) Automotive
14 3 (0.81%) Games
14 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.22%) HTML
2 19 (5.14%) XML
3 18 (4.86%) EDI
4 13 (3.51%) Java EE
4 13 (3.51%) SAP Basis
5 9 (2.43%) .NET
5 9 (2.43%) Web Services
6 8 (2.16%) JSP
7 7 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 7 (1.89%) CSS
8 5 (1.35%) JMS
8 5 (1.35%) Visualforce
9 4 (1.08%) BAPI
9 4 (1.08%) jQuery
9 4 (1.08%) SAP ALE
9 4 (1.08%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (0.81%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.81%) JSON
11 2 (0.54%) SPML
11 2 (0.54%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 17 (4.59%) Algorithms
4 17 (4.59%) PKI
5 14 (3.78%) Clustering
5 14 (3.78%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.97%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.97%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.43%) Cryptography
9 8 (2.16%) Statistics
10 4 (1.08%) CESG
10 4 (1.08%) Chemistry
10 4 (1.08%) NHS
10 4 (1.08%) Physics
10 4 (1.08%) PMI
10 4 (1.08%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.81%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 62 (16.76%) Windows
2 38 (10.27%) Unix
3 26 (7.03%) Linux
3 26 (7.03%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.62%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.27%) Android
9 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.11%) Presales
2 53 (14.32%) Cybersecurity
3 51 (13.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 47 (12.70%) Migration
5 44 (11.89%) Logistics
6 36 (9.73%) Project Management
6 36 (9.73%) Time Management
7 33 (8.92%) Integration Testing
7 33 (8.92%) Security Architecture
8 29 (7.84%) Data Migration
9 26 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (6.49%) Information Security
11 22 (5.95%) Data Management
12 20 (5.41%) Process Improvement
13 19 (5.14%) SIEM
13 19 (5.14%) Software Testing
14 18 (4.86%) SAP Implementation
15 16 (4.32%) CRM
15 16 (4.32%) Mentoring
16 15 (4.05%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.81%) SQL
2 25 (6.76%) Java
3 24 (6.49%) ABAP
4 19 (5.14%) C
5 13 (3.51%) Python
6 8 (2.16%) Perl
6 8 (2.16%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.62%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.35%) Apex Code
9 5 (1.35%) C#
10 4 (1.08%) C++
10 4 (1.08%) R
10 4 (1.08%) RPG
10 4 (1.08%) SAPscript
11 3 (0.81%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.54%) Ruby
12 2 (0.54%) Scala
13 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 48 (12.97%) Degree
2 39 (10.54%) SC Cleared
2 39 (10.54%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.41%) CISSP
4 14 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.70%) MCSD
6 9 (2.43%) DV Cleared
7 8 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (1.89%) AWS Certification
8 7 (1.89%) CLAS
9 6 (1.62%) VCAP
10 4 (1.08%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.08%) MCSE
10 4 (1.08%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.81%) CIMA
11 3 (0.81%) CISMP
11 3 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.81%) PCI QSA
12 2 (0.54%) CEH
12 2 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.05%) SLA
3 12 (3.24%) GPG13
4 10 (2.70%) QA
5 7 (1.89%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.62%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (1.08%) COBIT
9 2 (0.54%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.59%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.51%) vSphere
4 11 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.16%) XenApp
6 6 (1.62%) vCloud
6 6 (1.62%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.35%) XenServer
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.54%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (3.24%) QRadar
3 7 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.89%) Puppet
4 6 (1.62%) vRealize
5 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.08%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.81%) SCCM
8 2 (0.54%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (25.14%) SAP
2 88 (23.78%) Microsoft
3 43 (11.62%) Oracle
4 22 (5.95%) VMware
5 20 (5.41%) JD Edwards
6 18 (4.86%) IBM
7 17 (4.59%) Citrix
8 7 (1.89%) Cisco
8 7 (1.89%) Cognizant
9 6 (1.62%) Misys
10 5 (1.35%) Ab Initio
10 5 (1.35%) Informatica
10 5 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.35%) SonicWALL
10 5 (1.35%) Veeam
11 4 (1.08%) Aerohive Networks
11 4 (1.08%) Dell
11 4 (1.08%) HP
11 4 (1.08%) NetApp
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