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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 155 173 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.55% 9.25% 10.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.86% 9.43% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 131 127 161
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2260 1835 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.48% 98.13% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1686 1494 1598
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £66,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 104 (37.28%) Finance
2 71 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
3 61 (21.86%) Security Cleared
4 60 (21.51%) SC Cleared
5 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
6 48 (17.20%) SAP
7 46 (16.49%) Retail
8 43 (15.41%) Manufacturing
8 43 (15.41%) Presales
9 42 (15.05%) Information Security
10 41 (14.70%) Windows
11 38 (13.62%) Security Architecture
12 34 (12.19%) MS Excel
13 32 (11.47%) Java
14 29 (10.39%) Identity Management
14 29 (10.39%) Data Protection
14 29 (10.39%) Fraud Detection
14 29 (10.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 27 (9.68%) Project Management
16 26 (9.32%) Logistics
17 25 (8.96%) Threat Analysis
17 25 (8.96%) Security Operations
17 25 (8.96%) Security Operations Centre
17 25 (8.96%) PKI
17 25 (8.96%) Degree
18 24 (8.60%) SQL
19 23 (8.24%) Unix
20 22 (7.89%) CISSP
21 21 (7.53%) Oracle
21 21 (7.53%) Time Management

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 10 (3.58%) SAS
2 9 (3.23%) Node.js
3 8 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.87%) JBoss
3 8 (2.87%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (2.51%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.15%) IIS
5 6 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.43%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (12.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.08%) SPSS
4 2 (0.72%) MS Office
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 8 (2.87%) SAP Business One
2 8 (2.87%) SAP HCM
3 6 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.79%) SAP HR
5 4 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.43%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (1.43%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (1.43%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.43%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.08%) assyst
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.08%) SAP MII
6 3 (1.08%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.72%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (3.23%) Office 365
2 7 (2.51%) GitHub
3 5 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.43%) OneDrive
4 4 (1.43%) SaaS
4 4 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.08%) IaaS
5 3 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.94%) NetScaler
2 10 (3.58%) WAN
3 9 (3.23%) Firewall
3 9 (3.23%) LAN
3 9 (3.23%) SAN
3 9 (3.23%) SSL
3 9 (3.23%) Unified Communications
4 8 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.87%) VoIP
5 7 (2.51%) DHCP
5 7 (2.51%) DNS
5 7 (2.51%) Skype
6 5 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (1.43%) MPLS
7 4 (1.43%) NAS
7 4 (1.43%) Wireless
7 4 (1.43%) WLAN
7 4 (1.43%) xDSL
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.72%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.30%) Big Data
2 12 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.58%) DB2
4 9 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.51%) GIS
5 7 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.51%) Neo4j
5 7 (2.51%) Pentaho
6 5 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.08%) Lumira
7 3 (1.08%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.72%) DataStage
8 2 (0.72%) QlikView
8 2 (0.72%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.72%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.72%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (3.58%) LSMW
2 9 (3.23%) JUnit
2 9 (3.23%) Ranorex
2 9 (3.23%) Selenium
2 9 (3.23%) SoapUI
3 8 (2.87%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.72%) Hudson
6 1 (0.36%) Appium
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) Gatling
6 1 (0.36%) JMeter
6 1 (0.36%) MorphX
6 1 (0.36%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.36%) WebLOAD
General
1 104 (37.28%) Finance
2 46 (16.49%) Retail
3 43 (15.41%) Manufacturing
4 19 (6.81%) Publishing
5 14 (5.02%) Banking
5 14 (5.02%) Marketing
6 12 (4.30%) Legal
7 11 (3.94%) Games
7 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.23%) Billing
9 8 (2.87%) Local Government
9 8 (2.87%) Retail Banking
10 6 (2.15%) General Ledger
11 3 (1.08%) French Language
11 3 (1.08%) German Language
11 3 (1.08%) Italian Language
11 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.08%) Russian Language
11 3 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.73%) XML
2 15 (5.38%) .NET
3 13 (4.66%) HTML
4 10 (3.58%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.87%) Java EE
5 8 (2.87%) Middleware
6 7 (2.51%) Spring XD
7 5 (1.79%) EDI
8 4 (1.43%) BAPI
8 4 (1.43%) CSS
8 4 (1.43%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (1.08%) SAP ALE
9 3 (1.08%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (0.72%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.72%) jQuery
10 2 (0.72%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.96%) PKI
1 25 (8.96%) Security Operations Centre
2 21 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.38%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.30%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.87%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.87%) Physics
8 7 (2.51%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.51%) Chemistry
8 7 (2.51%) Statistics
8 7 (2.51%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.15%) Clustering
10 5 (1.79%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
12 3 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.08%) IVR
12 3 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.70%) Windows
2 23 (8.24%) Unix
3 19 (6.81%) Linux
4 13 (4.66%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.45%) Cybersecurity
2 43 (15.41%) Presales
3 42 (15.05%) Information Security
4 38 (13.62%) Security Architecture
5 29 (10.39%) Data Protection
5 29 (10.39%) Fraud Detection
5 29 (10.39%) Identity Management
5 29 (10.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 27 (9.68%) Project Management
7 26 (9.32%) Logistics
8 25 (8.96%) Security Operations
8 25 (8.96%) Threat Analysis
9 21 (7.53%) Time Management
10 20 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (6.81%) ERP
11 19 (6.81%) ETL
11 19 (6.81%) Migration
12 18 (6.45%) Analytics
13 17 (6.09%) Data Management
14 16 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.47%) Java
2 24 (8.60%) SQL
3 18 (6.45%) C#
3 18 (6.45%) Python
4 14 (5.02%) ABAP
5 11 (3.94%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.58%) Scala
7 6 (2.15%) C
8 4 (1.43%) C++
9 3 (1.08%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.72%) RPG
10 2 (0.72%) Ruby
11 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.36%) VBA
11 1 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 61 (21.86%) Security Cleared
2 60 (21.51%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.96%) Degree
4 22 (7.89%) CISSP
5 14 (5.02%) CISM
6 13 (4.66%) CISA
7 10 (3.58%) PhD
8 9 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.51%) CCA
10 7 (2.51%) MCSE
11 5 (1.79%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.79%) MCSA
12 3 (1.08%) VCAP
13 2 (0.72%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.72%) CISMP
13 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.36%) ACCA
14 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.15%) COBIT
3 5 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.08%) Basel II
4 3 (1.08%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.72%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.72%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) GAAP
6 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 17 (6.09%) Hyper-V
2 16 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.73%) XenApp
3 14 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.30%) XenDesktop
5 10 (3.58%) XenServer
6 9 (3.23%) vSphere
7 3 (1.08%) vCloud
8 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.51%) Puppet
2 3 (1.08%) vRealize
2 3 (1.08%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.72%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.72%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.72%) SCCM
3 2 (0.72%) SCOM
3 2 (0.72%) Simpana
3 2 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.72%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.36%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.36%) SCSM
4 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 49 (17.56%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.20%) SAP
3 21 (7.53%) Oracle
4 20 (7.17%) VMware
5 17 (6.09%) Citrix
6 12 (4.30%) JD Edwards
7 11 (3.94%) Cisco
7 11 (3.94%) NetApp
8 10 (3.58%) HP
9 9 (3.23%) CA
10 8 (2.87%) Talend
11 7 (2.51%) Cloudera
11 7 (2.51%) Greenplum
11 7 (2.51%) Hortonworks
11 7 (2.51%) MuleSoft
12 6 (2.15%) ArcSight
13 5 (1.79%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.43%) Dell
14 4 (1.43%) SonicWALL
14 4 (1.43%) Veeam
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