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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 49 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.75% 2.51% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.60% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 7
Average salary £29,000 £38,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.67% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
282 346 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 98.60% 96.38% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 253 279 266
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 29 April 2016. 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
Cullompton - 4 £29,000 -
Exeter -5 1 - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) HND
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) SCOM
3 4 (57.14%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD
2 2 (28.57%) Revit
2 2 (28.57%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CAD
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) PDM
1 2 (28.57%) PLM
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
1 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) vCloud
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Autodesk
3 2 (28.57%) Siemens