The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 132 129 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 14 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.24% +4.70%
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
2269 1974 1831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.14% 96.48% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1628 1586
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) SIEM
4 5 (18.52%) PKI
4 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) Malware Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Presales
6 3 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (11.11%) IT Audit
6 3 (11.11%) Information Governance
6 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 3 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Logistics
6 3 (11.11%) COBIT
6 3 (11.11%) B2B
6 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (11.11%) NHS

IT 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 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) PKI
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) NHS
4 2 (7.41%) CESG
4 2 (7.41%) iPad
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) SIEM
4 4 (14.81%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Presales
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) B2B
5 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 3 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 3 (11.11%) IT Audit
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) Resilience Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (7.41%) Business Development
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) ITSM
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PCI QSA
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) COBIT
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.70%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Veeam
2 1 (3.70%) VMware