The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 73 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.13% 0.54% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.57% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £60,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
729 527 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.05% 94.95% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 628 439 514
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Coventry

IT Consultant
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix