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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 26 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 129 125 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.30% 5.82% 8.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.47% 6.07% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 93 85 127
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
1726 2058 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.62% 95.90% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1693 1516
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 22 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 83 (28.52%) Finance
2 67 (23.02%) SAP
3 61 (20.96%) Customer Requirements
4 57 (19.59%) Microsoft
5 46 (15.81%) Windows
5 46 (15.81%) Manufacturing
6 44 (15.12%) Presales
7 43 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (14.78%) MS Excel
8 38 (13.06%) Linux
9 36 (12.37%) Retail
10 35 (12.03%) SQL
11 33 (11.34%) Java
11 33 (11.34%) Unix
12 32 (11.00%) Firewall
13 31 (10.65%) SIEM
14 30 (10.31%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (9.97%) Banking
15 29 (9.97%) IBM
16 28 (9.62%) Migration
17 27 (9.28%) Oracle
17 27 (9.28%) QRadar
18 26 (8.93%) GPG13
19 25 (8.59%) Reverse Engineering
19 25 (8.59%) SQL Server
19 25 (8.59%) Malware Analysis
19 25 (8.59%) Malware Detection/Protection
20 24 (8.25%) ERP
21 22 (7.56%) Penetration Testing
21 22 (7.56%) 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 22 (7.56%) JBoss
2 20 (6.87%) WebSphere
3 16 (5.50%) WebLogic
4 11 (3.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (3.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.75%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.37%) Skype for Business
9 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.69%) Apache
10 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.69%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.34%) IIS
11 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
2 4 (1.37%) MS Project
3 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (7.22%) SAP FI
2 20 (6.87%) SAP CO
2 20 (6.87%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (4.81%) SAP PP
4 11 (3.78%) SAP SCM
5 10 (3.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (2.41%) SAP HCM
8 6 (2.06%) Sage X3
9 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (1.72%) NetSuite
9 5 (1.72%) Sage 200
10 4 (1.37%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 4 (1.37%) SAP BPC
11 3 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (1.03%) SAP Business One
11 3 (1.03%) SAP HR
11 3 (1.03%) SAP MM
11 3 (1.03%) SAP QM
11 3 (1.03%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.81%) Office 365
2 13 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.69%) Heroku
7 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.00%) Firewall
2 12 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 11 (3.78%) SSL
4 4 (1.37%) DNS
4 4 (1.37%) Skype
5 3 (1.03%) DHCP
5 3 (1.03%) Network Security
5 3 (1.03%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.69%) ISDN
6 2 (0.69%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.69%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) FTP
7 1 (0.34%) HTTP
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) IPv4
7 1 (0.34%) LAN
7 1 (0.34%) SAN
7 1 (0.34%) TACACS
7 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.12%) DB2
3 11 (3.78%) RDBMS
3 11 (3.78%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.75%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.06%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.72%) Big Data
6 5 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) LSMW
2 1 (0.34%) CA Gen
2 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) Log4j
2 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 83 (28.52%) Finance
2 46 (15.81%) Manufacturing
3 36 (12.37%) Retail
4 29 (9.97%) Banking
5 18 (6.19%) Retail Banking
6 15 (5.15%) Publishing
7 12 (4.12%) Advertising
7 12 (4.12%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.75%) International Banking
9 7 (2.41%) Legal
10 6 (2.06%) Aerospace
10 6 (2.06%) Automotive
11 5 (1.72%) Billing
11 5 (1.72%) General Ledger
11 5 (1.72%) Marketing
12 3 (1.03%) Local Government
13 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.34%) German Language
13 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.87%) Java EE
2 14 (4.81%) HTML
3 13 (4.47%) XML
4 9 (3.09%) J2EE
5 8 (2.75%) EDI
6 7 (2.41%) BAPI
6 7 (2.41%) SAP ALE
6 7 (2.41%) SAP Smart Forms
7 6 (2.06%) .NET
8 4 (1.37%) jQuery
8 4 (1.37%) Web Services
9 3 (1.03%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.03%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.03%) CSS
9 3 (1.03%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (0.69%) JSP
10 2 (0.69%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.69%) XMPP
11 1 (0.34%) JSON
11 1 (0.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.06%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.06%) PMI
4 5 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 5 (1.72%) LIMS
4 5 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.37%) NHS
6 3 (1.03%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.03%) Derivative
7 2 (0.69%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (0.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.69%) User Experience
8 1 (0.34%) Blog
8 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.81%) Windows
2 38 (13.06%) Linux
3 33 (11.34%) Unix
4 19 (6.53%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.69%) Solaris
7 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.34%) Android
8 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.96%) Customer Requirements
2 44 (15.12%) Presales
3 31 (10.65%) SIEM
4 30 (10.31%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (9.62%) Migration
6 25 (8.59%) Malware Analysis
6 25 (8.59%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 25 (8.59%) Reverse Engineering
7 24 (8.25%) ERP
8 22 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (7.56%) Penetration Testing
8 22 (7.56%) Time Management
8 22 (7.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 21 (7.22%) SOA
10 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (5.84%) Project Management
12 16 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.50%) CRM
13 14 (4.81%) Business Analysis
14 13 (4.47%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.03%) SQL
2 33 (11.34%) Java
3 17 (5.84%) ABAP
4 14 (4.81%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.12%) Perl
5 12 (4.12%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.44%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.44%) Python
7 7 (2.41%) C
7 7 (2.41%) SAPscript
8 5 (1.72%) C#
9 4 (1.37%) VB
10 2 (0.69%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (6.53%) Degree
2 14 (4.81%) CISSP
3 13 (4.47%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.78%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.44%) AWS Certification
6 8 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.41%) MCSE
8 6 (2.06%) CISM
8 6 (2.06%) MCSA
8 6 (2.06%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.72%) CCIE
9 5 (1.72%) CIMA
9 5 (1.72%) CLAS
10 4 (1.37%) CCNP
10 4 (1.37%) ISEB
11 3 (1.03%) CEH
12 2 (0.69%) CCDP
12 2 (0.69%) CCSE
13 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.93%) GPG13
2 11 (3.78%) QA
3 6 (2.06%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.69%) COBIT
4 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.69%) SLA
5 1 (0.34%) GDPR
5 1 (0.34%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.03%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.34%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (9.28%) QRadar
2 13 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.47%) Puppet
3 6 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.03%) Icinga
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.03%) vRealize
6 2 (0.69%) SCCM
7 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 67 (23.02%) SAP
2 57 (19.59%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.97%) IBM
4 27 (9.28%) Oracle
5 17 (5.84%) Cisco
6 12 (4.12%) Sage
7 10 (3.44%) VMware
8 9 (3.09%) Sybase
9 7 (2.41%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.41%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.06%) Citrix
11 5 (1.72%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.37%) Dell
12 4 (1.37%) EMC
12 4 (1.37%) Epicor
12 4 (1.37%) Infor
12 4 (1.37%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.37%) Pegasus
12 4 (1.37%) Sun
13 3 (1.03%) Palo Alto
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £550/Day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To c£40,000 + £5.5k car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Flexible working, pension, training
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
GreenJobs - AECOM
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + OTE- year one £35- 40k
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £18000 per annum + 100l OTE
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago