The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 33 19 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.45% 7.14% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 7.79% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
195 231 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.06% 91.67% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 163 195 244
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
London

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Croydon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) Finance
3 17 (50.00%) Web Services
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Degree
4 16 (47.06%) Mathematics
4 16 (47.06%) QA
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) Selenium
4 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
4 16 (47.06%) TestComplete
4 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (47.06%) WebDriver
4 16 (47.06%) Test Strategy
4 16 (47.06%) .NET
4 16 (47.06%) C#
4 16 (47.06%) OO
4 16 (47.06%) RAD
4 16 (47.06%) Client/Server
4 16 (47.06%) WinRunner
4 16 (47.06%) Analytics
4 16 (47.06%) Ranorex
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.82%) Lync
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 3 (8.82%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.94%) IPv6
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 16 (47.06%) Selenium
1 16 (47.06%) TestComplete
1 16 (47.06%) WebDriver
1 16 (47.06%) WinRunner
1 16 (47.06%) Ranorex
General
1 21 (61.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) CSS3
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Mathematics
1 16 (47.06%) Client/Server
2 4 (11.76%) GIS
3 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
1 16 (47.06%) Test Strategy
1 16 (47.06%) OO
1 16 (47.06%) RAD
1 16 (47.06%) Analytics
2 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
2 2 (5.88%) Scrum
2 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
3 1 (2.94%) CRM
3 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.94%) Web Development
3 1 (2.94%) Product Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.76%) CCNA
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CCEE
4 3 (8.82%) CCAA
5 2 (5.88%) NCDA
5 2 (5.88%) NCIE
5 2 (5.88%) CCIE
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) CCVP
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (47.06%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) vSphere
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) XenApp
2 3 (8.82%) XenServer
2 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) UAG
4 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Symantec
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Dell
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Veeam
4 2 (5.88%) EMC
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Websense
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper