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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 94 61 75
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 17 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.39% 2.63% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.68% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 8
Average salary £150,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+252.94% +23.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1212 671 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.02% 97.96% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 613 728
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Brighton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (53.13%) Internet
1 17 (53.13%) Front Office
2 12 (37.50%) Marketing
3 11 (34.38%) Project Management
4 10 (31.25%) CRM
4 10 (31.25%) Contact Management
4 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 10 (31.25%) SaaS
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) .NET
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) OOP
5 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
6 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 8 (25.00%) J2EE
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle
6 8 (25.00%) C#
6 8 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (25.00%) SOA
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (25.00%) Force.com
6 8 (25.00%) Apex Code
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (21.88%) Dutch Language
7 7 (21.88%) German Language
7 7 (21.88%) SMTP
7 7 (21.88%) IMail Server
8 4 (12.50%) Business Development

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) SaaS
2 8 (25.00%) Force.com
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) Internet
2 7 (21.88%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Grunt
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 17 (53.13%) Front Office
2 12 (37.50%) Marketing
3 7 (21.88%) Dutch Language
3 7 (21.88%) German Language
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 8 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) CRM
2 10 (31.25%) Contact Management
2 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (28.13%) OOP
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 4 (12.50%) Business Development
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) B2B
6 2 (6.25%) B2C
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.13%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (3.13%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) IMail Server
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Salesforce.com