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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 20 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 159 190 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.69% 11.82% 12.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.04% 12.55% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 128 154 183
Average salary £55,000 £49,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -5.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £71,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1758 1514 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.07% 94.15% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1327 1331
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 154 (36.93%) Microsoft
2 99 (23.74%) Security Cleared
3 96 (23.02%) Oracle
4 81 (19.42%) Finance
5 79 (18.94%) SC Cleared
6 76 (18.23%) SAP
7 65 (15.59%) Windows
8 62 (14.87%) Degree
9 57 (13.67%) CRM
9 57 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
10 52 (12.47%) Project Management
11 50 (11.99%) MS Excel
12 49 (11.75%) SQL Server
12 49 (11.75%) VMware
13 48 (11.51%) SQL
14 47 (11.27%) Retail
15 45 (10.79%) SharePoint
15 45 (10.79%) Cisco
16 43 (10.31%) ERP
16 43 (10.31%) Hyper-V
17 42 (10.07%) Active Directory
18 40 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
20 35 (8.39%) ITIL
21 34 (8.15%) IBM
22 33 (7.91%) Citrix
22 33 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
23 31 (7.43%) Migration
23 31 (7.43%) Data Management
24 30 (7.19%) Oracle EBS R12

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 45 (10.79%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 24 (5.76%) MS Exchange
4 19 (4.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.60%) Lync
7 14 (3.36%) WebSphere
7 14 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.92%) SAS
10 8 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.68%) Apache Pig
11 7 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (1.68%) Documentum
11 7 (1.68%) JBoss
11 7 (1.68%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.68%) Alfresco
12 6 (1.44%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.76%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (7.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 29 (6.95%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (4.56%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (2.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 10 (2.40%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (2.16%) SAP CRM
5 9 (2.16%) SAP SD
5 9 (2.16%) SAP HCM
5 9 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
7 7 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
7 7 (1.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 7 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (1.44%) HFM
8 6 (1.44%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (1.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.80%) Office 365
2 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.68%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.72%) Taleo
4 2 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.80%) TCP/IP
2 18 (4.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (3.60%) Firewall
4 14 (3.36%) Unified Communications
5 11 (2.64%) NetScaler
5 11 (2.64%) Internet
5 11 (2.64%) LAN
6 9 (2.16%) WAN
7 8 (1.92%) Network Security
7 8 (1.92%) MPLS
8 7 (1.68%) OSPF
8 7 (1.68%) VPN
8 7 (1.68%) DNS
9 6 (1.44%) DHCP
9 6 (1.44%) SAN
9 6 (1.44%) WAAS
10 5 (1.20%) BGP
10 5 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.96%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (2.64%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.16%) Big Data
7 8 (1.92%) MySQL
7 8 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.68%) Apache Hive
8 7 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.68%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.68%) MarkLogic
8 7 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.20%) DB2
10 5 (1.20%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (1.20%) Essbase
11 4 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (3.36%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (1.92%) LSMW
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.24%) Eclipse
General
1 81 (19.42%) Finance
2 47 (11.27%) Retail
3 29 (6.95%) Manufacturing
4 18 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.60%) Front Office
6 14 (3.36%) Advertising
7 9 (2.16%) Banking
8 7 (1.68%) Marketing
9 6 (1.44%) French Language
9 6 (1.44%) German Language
9 6 (1.44%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.20%) Games
11 4 (0.96%) Local Government
11 4 (0.96%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.72%) Back Office
13 2 (0.48%) Billing
13 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Legal
14 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.71%) .NET
2 21 (5.04%) Middleware
3 20 (4.80%) XML
4 16 (3.84%) EDI
5 14 (3.36%) Java EE
6 10 (2.40%) HTML
6 10 (2.40%) CSS
7 9 (2.16%) SOAP
7 9 (2.16%) Web Services
8 8 (1.92%) jQuery
8 8 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (1.68%) SAP XI
9 7 (1.68%) XSLT
9 7 (1.68%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.68%) YUI
10 3 (0.72%) SAP Basis
11 2 (0.48%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.48%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (0.48%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.56%) Data Integration
3 16 (3.84%) Clustering
4 10 (2.40%) FlexPod
4 10 (2.40%) User Experience
5 8 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 7 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.44%) Life Science
8 5 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.20%) CESG
9 4 (0.96%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.72%) Social Media
10 3 (0.72%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.48%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (0.48%) Derivative
11 2 (0.48%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.48%) FMCG
11 2 (0.48%) RMADS
11 2 (0.48%) Informatics
11 2 (0.48%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.59%) Windows
2 22 (5.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (2.88%) UNIX
5 10 (2.40%) Linux
5 10 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.96%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (13.67%) CRM
2 52 (12.47%) Project Management
3 43 (10.31%) ERP
4 36 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (8.39%) ITIL
6 31 (7.43%) Migration
6 31 (7.43%) Data Management
7 28 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (6.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (6.00%) ETL
9 24 (5.76%) Business Development
9 24 (5.76%) SAP Implementation
10 22 (5.28%) Logistics
11 21 (5.04%) Use Case
12 19 (4.56%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.32%) Data Migration
14 15 (3.60%) ETRM
15 14 (3.36%) Asset Management
15 14 (3.36%) Data Architecture
15 14 (3.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (11.51%) SQL
2 23 (5.52%) JavaScript
3 22 (5.28%) Java
4 19 (4.56%) ABAP
5 17 (4.08%) VBScript
6 15 (3.60%) Python
7 11 (2.64%) C#
8 8 (1.92%) PHP
8 8 (1.92%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.44%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.72%) C
12 2 (0.48%) X++
12 2 (0.48%) COBOL
12 2 (0.48%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) R
13 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (23.74%) Security Cleared
2 79 (18.94%) SC Cleared
3 62 (14.87%) Degree
4 33 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (5.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (4.80%) CCA
8 19 (4.56%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (4.32%) MCSE
10 17 (4.08%) CCNP
11 15 (3.60%) CISSP
12 14 (3.36%) CCEE
13 11 (2.64%) VTSP
13 11 (2.64%) CCNA
14 10 (2.40%) NCDA
14 10 (2.40%) NCIE
15 9 (2.16%) CISM
15 9 (2.16%) CCIE
16 8 (1.92%) MCITP
16 8 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.56%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.64%) QA
4 10 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.20%) SLA
6 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.48%) MiFID
7 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.48%) EMIR
7 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (10.31%) Hyper-V
2 42 (10.07%) Active Directory
3 40 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (5.28%) XenApp
5 17 (4.08%) XenDesktop
6 12 (2.88%) vSphere
7 9 (2.16%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (1.68%) vCloud
9 7 (1.68%) HDFS
10 6 (1.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.20%) XenServer
12 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (2.88%) SCCM
2 11 (2.64%) XenMobile
3 7 (1.68%) SCOM
4 6 (1.44%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.20%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.96%) SCSM
7 3 (0.72%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.72%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.48%) Legato
8 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.48%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 154 (36.93%) Microsoft
2 96 (23.02%) Oracle
3 76 (18.23%) SAP
4 49 (11.75%) VMware
5 45 (10.79%) Cisco
6 34 (8.15%) IBM
7 33 (7.91%) Citrix
8 25 (6.00%) EMC
9 24 (5.76%) NetApp
10 23 (5.52%) HP
11 20 (4.80%) Business Objects
12 16 (3.84%) Informatica
13 14 (3.36%) Talend
14 13 (3.12%) Hyperion
15 12 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (2.16%) Cloudera
17 8 (1.92%) Open Text
17 8 (1.92%) Reuters
17 8 (1.92%) Bloomberg
18 7 (1.68%) TIBCO
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