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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 26 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 139 116 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.29% 6.21% 8.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.50% 6.41% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 104 79 125
Median salary £53,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%

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
1854 1811 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1524 1610
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 101 (31.08%) Finance
2 73 (22.46%) SAP
3 71 (21.85%) Microsoft
4 59 (18.15%) Manufacturing
5 58 (17.85%) Windows
6 51 (15.69%) MS Excel
6 51 (15.69%) Presales
7 50 (15.38%) Retail
8 42 (12.92%) Linux
9 41 (12.62%) Unix
9 41 (12.62%) Cybersecurity
10 40 (12.31%) SQL
11 39 (12.00%) Oracle
11 39 (12.00%) Firewall
12 38 (11.69%) Migration
13 37 (11.38%) Java
13 37 (11.38%) SIEM
13 37 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (11.08%) IBM
15 34 (10.46%) SQL Server
16 33 (10.15%) Banking
17 31 (9.54%) Time Management
17 31 (9.54%) QRadar
18 30 (9.23%) GPG13
19 29 (8.92%) Malware Analysis
19 29 (8.92%) Malware Detection/Protection
19 29 (8.92%) Degree
19 29 (8.92%) Reverse Engineering
19 29 (8.92%) Publishing
20 27 (8.31%) JBoss

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 27 (8.31%) JBoss
2 25 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 21 (6.46%) WebLogic
4 13 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (3.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (2.46%) MS Exchange
8 6 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.54%) NetWeaver
9 5 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.23%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.62%) Apache
11 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.62%) SAS
12 1 (0.31%) Documentum
12 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.54%) MS Office
2 5 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (7.08%) SAP CO
1 23 (7.08%) SAP FI
1 23 (7.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (5.23%) SAP PP
3 12 (3.69%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (3.38%) SAP SCM
5 10 (3.08%) SAP HCM
6 8 (2.46%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 6 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (1.85%) SAP PM
8 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (1.23%) Sage X3
8 4 (1.23%) SAP BPC
9 3 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.92%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.92%) SAP Business One
9 3 (0.92%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.92%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.92%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.77%) Office 365
2 15 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.46%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.54%) Heroku
4 5 (1.54%) Yammer
5 2 (0.62%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.00%) Firewall
2 14 (4.31%) SSL
2 14 (4.31%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.23%) DNS
3 4 (1.23%) Skype
4 3 (0.92%) DHCP
4 3 (0.92%) Network Security
4 3 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.62%) SAN
6 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.31%) FTP
6 1 (0.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.31%) Internet
6 1 (0.31%) IPsec
6 1 (0.31%) IPv4
6 1 (0.31%) ISDN
6 1 (0.31%) TACACS
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.46%) DB2
3 13 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 13 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.46%) SAP HANA
6 7 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.85%) Power BI
8 5 (1.54%) Big Data
8 5 (1.54%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.92%) GIS
10 3 (0.92%) QlikView
10 3 (0.92%) Spatial Data
11 2 (0.62%) DataStage
11 2 (0.62%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.85%) LSMW
2 4 (1.23%) Log4j
3 2 (0.62%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
General
1 101 (31.08%) Finance
2 59 (18.15%) Manufacturing
3 50 (15.38%) Retail
4 33 (10.15%) Banking
5 29 (8.92%) Publishing
6 18 (5.54%) Retail Banking
7 13 (4.00%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.69%) Advertising
9 11 (3.38%) Legal
10 8 (2.46%) International Banking
11 7 (2.15%) General Ledger
12 6 (1.85%) Aerospace
12 6 (1.85%) Automotive
12 6 (1.85%) Marketing
13 5 (1.54%) Investment Banking
14 4 (1.23%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.92%) Local Government
16 2 (0.62%) Billing
17 1 (0.31%) Back Office
17 1 (0.31%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.77%) Java EE
2 19 (5.85%) XML
3 18 (5.54%) HTML
4 9 (2.77%) J2EE
5 8 (2.46%) .NET
6 7 (2.15%) EDI
7 6 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.85%) BAPI
7 6 (1.85%) CSS
7 6 (1.85%) SAP ALE
7 6 (1.85%) SAP Smart Forms
7 6 (1.85%) Web Services
8 5 (1.54%) Visualforce
9 4 (1.23%) JMS
9 4 (1.23%) JSP
9 4 (1.23%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.92%) jQuery
10 3 (0.92%) SAP Fiori
11 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.77%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.15%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.85%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.85%) PMI
6 5 (1.54%) Clustering
6 5 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.54%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.54%) NHS
7 4 (1.23%) PKI
7 4 (1.23%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.62%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.62%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (0.62%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.62%) LIMS
8 2 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.31%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 58 (17.85%) Windows
2 42 (12.92%) Linux
3 41 (12.62%) Unix
4 23 (7.08%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.92%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.62%) Android
9 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.62%) Solaris
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (15.69%) Presales
2 41 (12.62%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (11.69%) Migration
4 37 (11.38%) SIEM
5 31 (9.54%) Time Management
6 29 (8.92%) Malware Analysis
6 29 (8.92%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 29 (8.92%) Reverse Engineering
7 27 (8.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (8.31%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 23 (7.08%) SOA
10 22 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (6.46%) Project Management
12 18 (5.54%) CRM
12 18 (5.54%) ERP
13 16 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (4.92%) Data Migration
13 16 (4.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.31%) SQL
2 37 (11.38%) Java
3 14 (4.31%) ABAP
3 14 (4.31%) Perl
3 14 (4.31%) Shell Script
4 12 (3.69%) Bash Shell
4 12 (3.69%) C
4 12 (3.69%) Python
5 11 (3.38%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.85%) C#
6 6 (1.85%) SAPscript
7 5 (1.54%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.62%) VB
10 1 (0.31%) RPG
10 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (8.92%) Degree
2 18 (5.54%) CISSP
2 18 (5.54%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.23%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.69%) AWS Certification
4 12 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.15%) CLAS
6 6 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.85%) CISM
6 6 (1.85%) MCSE
6 6 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.54%) ISEB
7 5 (1.54%) MCSA
7 5 (1.54%) MCSD
8 4 (1.23%) CIMA
9 3 (0.92%) CCIE
9 3 (0.92%) CCNP
9 3 (0.92%) CEH
9 3 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.23%) GPG13
2 16 (4.92%) QA
3 8 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.85%) SLA
5 3 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.62%) COBIT
7 1 (0.31%) GDPR
7 1 (0.31%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.92%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.62%) vCloud
5 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.62%) vSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.31%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.31%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (9.54%) QRadar
2 15 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (4.62%) Puppet
3 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (1.54%) vRealize
4 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.92%) Icinga
5 3 (0.92%) SCCM
5 3 (0.92%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (22.46%) SAP
2 71 (21.85%) Microsoft
3 39 (12.00%) Oracle
4 36 (11.08%) IBM
5 13 (4.00%) VMware
6 10 (3.08%) Cisco
7 9 (2.77%) JD Edwards
7 9 (2.77%) Sybase
8 8 (2.46%) Citrix
8 8 (2.46%) Sage
9 7 (2.15%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.54%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.23%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.23%) Dell
11 4 (1.23%) EMC
11 4 (1.23%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.23%) Misys
12 3 (0.92%) BMC
12 3 (0.92%) Epicor
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