The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 44 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.78% 2.22% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 2.34% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% +13.39%
UK excluding London average salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
480 384 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 95.62% 94.81% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 396 331 334
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Devon

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Devon

Consultant
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exmouth - 7 £21,500 -
Exeter +10 5 £40,000 +25.98%
Plymouth -18 3 £52,500 +26.50%
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 15 (46.88%) Windows
4 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
5 10 (31.25%) Spanish Language
5 10 (31.25%) French Language
5 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
6 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
6 9 (28.13%) Dell
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 8 (25.00%) CCNA
7 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.00%) Marketing
7 8 (25.00%) VCP5
8 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (21.88%) MS Office
8 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) Linux

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
2 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP SD
1 2 (6.25%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WLAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) French Language
2 10 (31.25%) Spanish Language
3 8 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) German Language
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Life Science
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) CRM
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Telemarketing
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Data Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C#
1 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.75%) VB
2 6 (18.75%) VB6
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (25.00%) CCNA
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (25.00%) VCP5
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenServer
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Dell
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya