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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 17 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 230 187 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.25% 9.16% 13.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.81% 9.70% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 197 156 182
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 £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
2128 1927 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.87% 94.41% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1736 1343
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 £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 173 (35.31%) Microsoft
2 126 (25.71%) Oracle
3 123 (25.10%) Security Cleared
4 100 (20.41%) Finance
5 96 (19.59%) SC Cleared
6 89 (18.16%) SAP
7 83 (16.94%) VMware
8 80 (16.33%) Windows
9 69 (14.08%) Project Management
9 69 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 67 (13.67%) ERP
11 66 (13.47%) Degree
12 63 (12.86%) Cisco
12 63 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (12.45%) Hyper-V
13 61 (12.45%) SQL
14 59 (12.04%) Citrix
15 57 (11.63%) Active Directory
15 57 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
16 56 (11.43%) SQL Server
17 55 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
18 54 (11.02%) MS Excel
19 52 (10.61%) Oracle EBS R12
20 51 (10.41%) CRM
21 49 (10.00%) Retail
22 47 (9.59%) Migration
23 42 (8.57%) MCSE
23 42 (8.57%) Mentoring
24 39 (7.96%) SharePoint
24 39 (7.96%) CCA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 39 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 37 (7.55%) MS Exchange
3 34 (6.94%) Lync
4 21 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.86%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.63%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
12 7 (1.43%) Apache Pig
12 7 (1.43%) Alfresco
12 7 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
12 7 (1.43%) Documentum
12 7 (1.43%) IIS
12 7 (1.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 54 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 57 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (10.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (7.96%) Oracle ERP
4 24 (4.90%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 12 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (2.24%) SAP HCM
7 10 (2.04%) SAP HR
8 9 (1.84%) SAP CRM
9 8 (1.63%) SAP Payroll
9 8 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (1.63%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (1.43%) HFM
10 7 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (1.43%) SAP CO
10 7 (1.43%) SAP FI
10 7 (1.43%) SAP MM
10 7 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
10 7 (1.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.31%) Office 365
2 16 (3.27%) Taleo
3 8 (1.63%) IaaS
4 6 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
4 6 (1.22%) SaaS
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.10%) Cisco Nexus
2 22 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 20 (4.08%) Unified Communications
4 19 (3.88%) Internet
4 19 (3.88%) Firewall
5 15 (3.06%) MPLS
6 14 (2.86%) SAN
6 14 (2.86%) NetScaler
7 10 (2.04%) WAAS
7 10 (2.04%) LAN
8 9 (1.84%) WAN
8 9 (1.84%) Network Security
9 8 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.63%) VPN
10 7 (1.43%) OSPF
10 7 (1.43%) NAS
11 6 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.22%) Wireless
12 5 (1.02%) BGP
12 5 (1.02%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (3.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 15 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (2.45%) Big Data
7 7 (1.43%) MarkLogic
7 7 (1.43%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Hive
7 7 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.22%) Essbase
8 6 (1.22%) DB2
9 5 (1.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (1.43%) LSMW
3 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 100 (20.41%) Finance
2 49 (10.00%) Retail
3 36 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 20 (4.08%) Front Office
5 17 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.27%) Advertising
7 8 (1.63%) Banking
8 5 (1.02%) Publishing
9 4 (0.82%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.61%) Marketing
10 3 (0.61%) Billing
10 3 (0.61%) Games
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
11 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Local Government
11 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.71%) .NET
2 25 (5.10%) XML
3 21 (4.29%) Middleware
4 15 (3.06%) HTML
4 15 (3.06%) EDI
5 14 (2.86%) Java EE
5 14 (2.86%) CSS
6 11 (2.24%) XSLT
7 10 (2.04%) Web Services
7 10 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (1.84%) SOAP
9 8 (1.63%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.63%) jQuery
10 7 (1.43%) SAP XI
10 7 (1.43%) YUI
11 5 (1.02%) Application Packaging
12 4 (0.82%) SAP Basis
12 4 (0.82%) DHTML
12 4 (0.82%) DOM
12 4 (0.82%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.08%) Clustering
2 20 (4.08%) Data Integration
3 18 (3.67%) FlexPod
4 11 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.04%) User Experience
6 8 (1.63%) Social Media
6 8 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.02%) CESG
9 3 (0.61%) NHS
9 3 (0.61%) Informatics
10 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
10 2 (0.41%) Derivative
10 2 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 80 (16.33%) Windows
2 21 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (1.43%) UNIX
4 7 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.02%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.82%) Linux
6 4 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.41%) Android
7 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (14.08%) Project Management
2 67 (13.67%) ERP
3 51 (10.41%) CRM
4 47 (9.59%) Migration
5 42 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 36 (7.35%) Logistics
7 34 (6.94%) Business Development
7 34 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (5.92%) ETL
9 28 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 27 (5.51%) ITIL
11 25 (5.10%) Workflow
11 25 (5.10%) SAP Implementation
11 25 (5.10%) Data Migration
12 24 (4.90%) Data Management
13 23 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (3.47%) Information Security
15 16 (3.27%) Quality Management
15 16 (3.27%) Business Transformation
16 15 (3.06%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.45%) SQL
2 27 (5.51%) Java
3 24 (4.90%) ABAP
4 19 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.67%) PL/SQL
6 17 (3.47%) VBScript
7 15 (3.06%) Python
8 10 (2.04%) C#
9 6 (1.22%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.82%) COBOL
10 4 (0.82%) PHP
11 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.41%) VB
12 2 (0.41%) SAPscript
12 2 (0.41%) C
13 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.20%) X++
13 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 123 (25.10%) Security Cleared
2 96 (19.59%) SC Cleared
3 66 (13.47%) Degree
4 55 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (8.57%) MCSE
6 39 (7.96%) CCA
7 38 (7.76%) Citrix Certification
8 37 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (6.73%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (6.12%) MCITP
11 29 (5.92%) CCEE
12 27 (5.51%) MCTS
13 25 (5.10%) CCNP
14 18 (3.67%) CCNA
15 16 (3.27%) VTSP
16 15 (3.06%) NCDA
16 15 (3.06%) NCIE
17 14 (2.86%) CISSP
18 9 (1.84%) MCSA
18 9 (1.84%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.45%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.63%) QA
3 8 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.02%) SLA
4 5 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) MiFID
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) GPG13
5 2 (0.41%) EMIR
5 2 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 69 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (12.45%) Hyper-V
3 57 (11.63%) Active Directory
4 32 (6.53%) XenDesktop
5 29 (5.92%) XenApp
6 16 (3.27%) vSphere
7 11 (2.24%) vCloud
8 9 (1.84%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (1.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (1.43%) HDFS
11 5 (1.02%) XenServer
12 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.41%) Snort
12 2 (0.41%) Squid
13 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (2.86%) XenMobile
2 9 (1.84%) SCCM
3 7 (1.43%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.22%) SCOM
4 6 (1.22%) Legato
5 5 (1.02%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.02%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.61%) SCSM
6 3 (0.61%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.41%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.41%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 173 (35.31%) Microsoft
2 126 (25.71%) Oracle
3 89 (18.16%) SAP
4 83 (16.94%) VMware
5 63 (12.86%) Cisco
6 59 (12.04%) Citrix
7 35 (7.14%) NetApp
8 32 (6.53%) EMC
8 32 (6.53%) IBM
9 30 (6.12%) HP
10 19 (3.88%) Business Objects
11 14 (2.86%) Hyperion
11 14 (2.86%) Informatica
11 14 (2.86%) Talend
12 10 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.84%) Juniper
14 8 (1.63%) Adobe
14 8 (1.63%) Reuters
14 8 (1.63%) Bloomberg
14 8 (1.63%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £100,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum attractive benefits, 30 days holiday
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester - Birmingham - London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + comission
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car £6,180, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Circa. £25,000 potential OTE £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Technical Prospects
Salary: Basic Circa. £25,000 potential OTE £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago