The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 33 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.63% 8.33% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 8.79% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 21
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 239 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.95% 94.84% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 169 207 245
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Croydon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 11 (68.75%) Project Planning
3 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) 3D Printing
3 10 (62.50%) Document Management
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 10 (62.50%) MCP
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Vista
4 6 (37.50%) Electronics
5 2 (12.50%) Java EE
5 2 (12.50%) XACML
5 2 (12.50%) OpenSSO
5 2 (12.50%) ForgeRock
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) SOA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 6 (37.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) SAML
1 2 (12.50%) Java EE
1 2 (12.50%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) 3D Printing
1 10 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Vista
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
1 10 (62.50%) Windows 8
1 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 11 (68.75%) Project Planning
3 10 (62.50%) Document Management
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Sun
1 2 (12.50%) ForgeRock
Croydon, Surrey
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
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