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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 30 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 146 161 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.47% 8.44% 9.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.71% 8.67% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 101 121 189
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
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
2176 1857 2153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.41% 97.33% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 1558 1953
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,545 £25,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 127 (35.47%) Finance
2 107 (29.89%) SAP
3 86 (24.02%) Microsoft
4 85 (23.74%) Retail
5 83 (23.18%) Manufacturing
6 68 (18.99%) Windows
7 57 (15.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 56 (15.64%) Publishing
9 55 (15.36%) MS Excel
10 52 (14.53%) Presales
11 50 (13.97%) Migration
12 49 (13.69%) Oracle
13 47 (13.13%) Unix
14 43 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
15 42 (11.73%) SQL
15 42 (11.73%) Degree
16 41 (11.45%) SQL Server
17 39 (10.89%) Time Management
17 39 (10.89%) Cybersecurity
18 38 (10.61%) Linux
19 35 (9.78%) Integration Testing
20 33 (9.22%) Firewall
20 33 (9.22%) Java
21 32 (8.94%) DB2
22 30 (8.38%) SIEM
23 29 (8.10%) Office 365
23 29 (8.10%) Logistics
24 28 (7.82%) Banking
24 28 (7.82%) Data Migration
25 27 (7.54%) SAP CO

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 26 (7.26%) JBoss
2 24 (6.70%) WebSphere
3 21 (5.87%) SharePoint
4 18 (5.03%) WebLogic
5 17 (4.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (4.19%) NetWeaver
6 15 (4.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 14 (3.91%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.96%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.96%) SAS
8 7 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.96%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.56%) Apache
11 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.28%) CMS
12 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.28%) FileNet
12 1 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 55 (15.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.68%) MS Office
4 2 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (7.54%) SAP CO
1 27 (7.54%) SAP FI
1 27 (7.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 19 (5.31%) SAP PP
3 16 (4.47%) SAP HCM
4 13 (3.63%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (3.63%) SAP PM
5 10 (2.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 6 (1.68%) SAP IS-U
6 6 (1.68%) SAP SCM
7 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (1.12%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.84%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.84%) SAP MII
8 3 (0.84%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.56%) JDE World
9 2 (0.56%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.56%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.10%) Office 365
2 14 (3.91%) SuccessFactors
3 13 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.07%) Yammer
5 7 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.40%) Heroku
7 3 (0.84%) IaaS
8 2 (0.56%) PaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.22%) Firewall
2 16 (4.47%) SSL
3 15 (4.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.12%) DNS
5 3 (0.84%) DHCP
5 3 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.84%) SAN
5 3 (0.84%) Skype
6 2 (0.56%) Network Security
6 2 (0.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.28%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.28%) HTTP
7 1 (0.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.28%) IPsec
7 1 (0.28%) IPv4
7 1 (0.28%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.28%) VPN
7 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.94%) DB2
3 17 (4.75%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.47%) BusinessObjects
5 15 (4.19%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.79%) GIS
7 10 (2.79%) Power BI
7 10 (2.79%) Spatial Data
8 7 (1.96%) SAP HANA
9 6 (1.68%) SAP BW
10 5 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 4 (1.12%) DataStage
11 4 (1.12%) QlikView
12 3 (0.84%) Spotfire
13 2 (0.56%) Big Data
14 1 (0.28%) Lumira
14 1 (0.28%) Qlik Sense
14 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (5.03%) LSMW
2 5 (1.40%) Log4j
3 2 (0.56%) JIRA
4 1 (0.28%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.28%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 127 (35.47%) Finance
2 85 (23.74%) Retail
3 83 (23.18%) Manufacturing
4 56 (15.64%) Publishing
5 28 (7.82%) Banking
6 18 (5.03%) Retail Banking
7 15 (4.19%) General Ledger
7 15 (4.19%) Telecoms
8 13 (3.63%) Marketing
9 12 (3.35%) Advertising
10 9 (2.51%) Financial Institution
10 9 (2.51%) Legal
11 7 (1.96%) Billing
12 6 (1.68%) Aerospace
12 6 (1.68%) Automotive
12 6 (1.68%) Investment Banking
13 4 (1.12%) International Banking
14 2 (0.56%) Local Government
15 1 (0.28%) Back Office
15 1 (0.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.70%) HTML
2 23 (6.42%) XML
3 20 (5.59%) Java EE
4 19 (5.31%) EDI
5 12 (3.35%) SAP Basis
6 10 (2.79%) Web Services
7 8 (2.23%) .NET
8 7 (1.96%) CSS
8 7 (1.96%) JSP
9 6 (1.68%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.68%) BAPI
9 6 (1.68%) SAP ALE
9 6 (1.68%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (1.40%) J2EE
10 5 (1.40%) JMS
10 5 (1.40%) jQuery
10 5 (1.40%) Visualforce
11 3 (0.84%) SAP Fiori
12 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.63%) Clustering
4 12 (3.35%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.79%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.79%) PKI
6 9 (2.51%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.96%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.68%) PMI
9 5 (1.40%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.12%) NHS
10 4 (1.12%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.12%) Statistics
11 3 (0.84%) CESG
11 3 (0.84%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (18.99%) Windows
2 47 (13.13%) Unix
3 38 (10.61%) Linux
4 25 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 16 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.56%) Solaris
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.28%) Android
10 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 52 (14.53%) Presales
3 50 (13.97%) Migration
4 39 (10.89%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (10.89%) Time Management
5 35 (9.78%) Integration Testing
6 30 (8.38%) SIEM
7 29 (8.10%) Logistics
8 28 (7.82%) Data Migration
9 22 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (6.15%) Malware Analysis
9 22 (6.15%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 22 (6.15%) Reverse Engineering
10 21 (5.87%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (5.87%) Project Management
10 21 (5.87%) SOA
11 18 (5.03%) CRM
11 18 (5.03%) Vulnerability Management
12 17 (4.75%) High Availability
12 17 (4.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.73%) SQL
2 33 (9.22%) Java
3 26 (7.26%) ABAP
4 16 (4.47%) Python
5 14 (3.91%) C
5 14 (3.91%) Perl
5 14 (3.91%) Shell Script
6 12 (3.35%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.23%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.68%) SAPscript
9 5 (1.40%) Apex Code
9 5 (1.40%) C#
10 4 (1.12%) C++
10 4 (1.12%) R
11 3 (0.84%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.56%) RPG
13 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (11.73%) Degree
2 26 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 16 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (4.19%) CISSP
6 12 (3.35%) AWS Certification
7 10 (2.79%) MCSD
8 8 (2.23%) CLAS
9 6 (1.68%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.40%) MCSE
11 4 (1.12%) CIMA
11 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.84%) CEH
12 3 (0.84%) ISEB
12 3 (0.84%) MCSA
12 3 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.56%) CCNA
13 2 (0.56%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.15%) GPG13
2 16 (4.47%) QA
3 14 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.91%) SLA
4 6 (1.68%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.56%) COBIT
6 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.28%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 14 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.79%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.84%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.56%) vCloud
5 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (6.15%) QRadar
2 12 (3.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.35%) Puppet
3 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.12%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.84%) SCCM
6 2 (0.56%) vRealize
7 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 107 (29.89%) SAP
2 86 (24.02%) Microsoft
3 49 (13.69%) Oracle
4 27 (7.54%) IBM
5 10 (2.79%) JD Edwards
5 10 (2.79%) VMware
6 9 (2.51%) Citrix
7 6 (1.68%) Cognizant
7 6 (1.68%) Misys
8 5 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.40%) Sybase
9 3 (0.84%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.84%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.84%) Cisco
9 3 (0.84%) Informatica
9 3 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.56%) Epicor
10 2 (0.56%) HP
10 2 (0.56%) Infor
10 2 (0.56%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Holiday, Pension
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Recital Consulting
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Car
Posted: 6 days ago
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Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
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