The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 116 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 12 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.46% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Average salary £61,250 £40,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% +30.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £25,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,150 £31,350
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
IT 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
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Birmingham region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (34.78%) B2B
5 7 (30.43%) Business Development
5 7 (30.43%) Presales
6 6 (26.09%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (26.09%) HP StoreVirtual
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
6 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
6 6 (26.09%) XenApp
6 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
6 6 (26.09%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (26.09%) SonicWALL
6 6 (26.09%) Fat Client
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) ProCurve
6 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (26.09%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) SAN
6 6 (26.09%) NetApp
6 6 (26.09%) Thin Client
6 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
6 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) HP
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (21.74%) IaaS
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
2 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Fat Client
1 6 (26.09%) HP StoreVirtual
1 6 (26.09%) Thin Client
2 5 (21.74%) Public Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) B2B
2 7 (30.43%) Business Development
2 7 (30.43%) Presales
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) Forefront TMG
1 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
1 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (26.09%) XenApp
1 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) NetApp
3 6 (26.09%) ProCurve
3 6 (26.09%) SonicWALL
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago