The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 60 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 32 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.26% 0.86% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 0.87% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 5
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £43,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -
Consultant
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
968 802 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.57% 98.77% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 855 698 724
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Brighton

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Brighton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 20 (40.00%) Project Management
1 20 (40.00%) Front Office
1 20 (40.00%) Internet
2 19 (38.00%) Marketing
3 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 14 (28.00%) Contact Management
4 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.00%) CRM
4 14 (28.00%) SaaS
5 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (24.00%) VMware
7 10 (20.00%) Citrix
7 10 (20.00%) XenApp
7 10 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 9 (18.00%) Firewall
9 8 (16.00%) Cisco
10 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
10 7 (14.00%) Time Management
10 7 (14.00%) iSCSI
10 7 (14.00%) VLAN
10 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
10 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (14.00%) SonicWALL
10 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (14.00%) SAN
10 7 (14.00%) DNS
10 7 (14.00%) DHCP
10 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) Moodle
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Internet
2 9 (18.00%) Firewall
3 7 (14.00%) VLAN
3 7 (14.00%) iSCSI
3 7 (14.00%) DHCP
3 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 7 (14.00%) SAN
4 6 (12.00%) SMTP
5 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.00%) VPN
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
1 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.00%) Grunt
General
1 20 (40.00%) Front Office
2 19 (38.00%) Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) Dutch Language
3 6 (12.00%) German Language
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) JSON
1 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Social Media
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) CESG
3 2 (4.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
1 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Project Management
2 15 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 14 (28.00%) CRM
3 14 (28.00%) Contact Management
4 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.00%) Time Management
5 5 (10.00%) Online Marketing
5 5 (10.00%) SEO
5 5 (10.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Information Security
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security Management
7 2 (4.00%) Security Management
7 2 (4.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
1 1 (2.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (2.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (2.00%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) CISSP
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) CCNP
2 4 (8.00%) CCDP
3 3 (6.00%) CISM
3 3 (6.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (4.00%) VTSP
4 2 (4.00%) CRISC
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) CCIE
4 2 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (2.00%) CISMP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (20.00%) XenApp
2 10 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) IMail Server
5 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (6.00%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 7 (14.00%) Symantec
5 7 (14.00%) McAfee
5 7 (14.00%) SonicWALL
6 5 (10.00%) NetApp
6 5 (10.00%) IBM
6 5 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
8 2 (4.00%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.00%) Fortinet