The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 66 28 58
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 133 214 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.52% 6.65% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 6.97% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 111 184 115
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3636 3071 3292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.29% 95.46% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3009 2588 2851
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Consultant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Consultant Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Consultant
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Nottinghamshire -39 35 £42,000 -11.57% 6
Leicestershire +1 31 £32,500 -40.90% 2
Northamptonshire -40 23 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Derbyshire -32 15 £35,000 -24.32% 6
Lincolnshire +15 6 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 86 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 62 (22.14%) Windows
3 58 (20.71%) SAP
4 55 (19.64%) VMware
5 51 (18.21%) SQL
6 47 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (15.00%) Finance
8 41 (14.64%) Oracle
9 39 (13.93%) MS Excel
10 37 (13.21%) Citrix
11 36 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (11.43%) SQL Server
12 32 (11.43%) Project Management
12 32 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 30 (10.71%) Hyper-V
14 28 (10.00%) MCSE
14 28 (10.00%) CRM
14 28 (10.00%) Active Directory
15 26 (9.29%) Manufacturing
15 26 (9.29%) MCTS
15 26 (9.29%) MCITP
15 26 (9.29%) Lync
16 25 (8.93%) ERP
16 25 (8.93%) XenDesktop
17 24 (8.57%) Cisco
18 23 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
19 22 (7.86%) ITIL
19 22 (7.86%) MS Exchange
20 21 (7.50%) SAP WM
21 20 (7.14%) vSphere

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (9.29%) Lync
2 22 (7.86%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (2.86%) IIS
5 7 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.07%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.71%) CMS
10 2 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) SAP EP
11 1 (0.36%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 39 (13.93%) MS Excel
2 19 (6.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (7.50%) SAP WM
2 18 (6.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (4.64%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (3.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (3.21%) SAP FI
4 9 (3.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (3.21%) SAP CO
5 7 (2.50%) SAP PP
6 6 (2.14%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (1.79%) SAP Business One
8 4 (1.43%) SAP Retail
9 3 (1.07%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (1.07%) SAP QM
9 3 (1.07%) SAP MDM
9 3 (1.07%) SAP CRM
9 3 (1.07%) SAP SD
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.64%) SAN
2 8 (2.86%) Firewall
2 8 (2.86%) Unified Communications
2 8 (2.86%) NetScaler
3 7 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.43%) SSL
4 4 (1.43%) LDAP
4 4 (1.43%) GSM
5 3 (1.07%) DNS
6 2 (0.71%) LAN
6 2 (0.71%) WAN
6 2 (0.71%) SMTP
6 2 (0.71%) DHCP
6 2 (0.71%) FTP
6 2 (0.71%) HTTP
6 2 (0.71%) Network Security
6 2 (0.71%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.93%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (3.21%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.21%) SAP BW
5 8 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.43%) MySQL
7 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.07%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.36%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.36%) Essbase
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.36%) SAP CE
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (15.00%) Finance
2 26 (9.29%) Manufacturing
3 19 (6.79%) Retail
4 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.79%) Billing
6 4 (1.43%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) Advertising
6 4 (1.43%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.71%) Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.64%) XML
2 12 (4.29%) .NET
3 10 (3.57%) Web Services
4 9 (3.21%) HTML
5 7 (2.50%) Ajax
6 5 (1.79%) Java SE
6 5 (1.79%) Java EE
6 5 (1.79%) GWT
6 5 (1.79%) JPA
7 4 (1.43%) HTML5
7 4 (1.43%) CSS
8 3 (1.07%) JSON
8 3 (1.07%) Application Packaging
8 3 (1.07%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.71%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.71%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.71%) SOAP
9 2 (0.71%) ODBC
10 1 (0.36%) XHTML
10 1 (0.36%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.43%) FMCG
2 7 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 7 (2.50%) FlexPod
3 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.79%) Replication
5 3 (1.07%) EPoS
6 2 (0.71%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.71%) Clustering
6 2 (0.71%) Statistics
6 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.36%) Celerra
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.36%) iPhone
7 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 62 (22.14%) Windows
2 23 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (6.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (3.57%) Linux
5 10 (3.57%) UNIX
6 9 (3.21%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (2.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.79%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.79%) Solaris
9 4 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.36%) zOS
10 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.43%) Project Management
2 28 (10.00%) CRM
3 25 (8.93%) ERP
4 22 (7.86%) ITIL
5 15 (5.36%) Migration
5 15 (5.36%) Logistics
6 13 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (3.93%) Service Management
8 10 (3.57%) Test Scripting
9 9 (3.21%) Change Management
10 8 (2.86%) Information Security
10 8 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (2.86%) Service Delivery
10 8 (2.86%) Workflow
10 8 (2.86%) Time Management
10 8 (2.86%) Data Migration
11 6 (2.14%) Business Analysis
11 6 (2.14%) Validation
11 6 (2.14%) ITSM
12 5 (1.79%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.21%) SQL
2 14 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (4.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.21%) Java
5 8 (2.86%) C#
6 4 (1.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.07%) VB
7 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.71%) ABAP
9 1 (0.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.36%) JCL
9 1 (0.36%) X++
9 1 (0.36%) R
9 1 (0.36%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) COBOL
9 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 28 (10.00%) MCSE
4 26 (9.29%) MCTS
4 26 (9.29%) MCITP
5 18 (6.43%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (5.71%) VCAP
6 16 (5.71%) CCEE
6 16 (5.71%) CCA
7 14 (5.00%) VCDX
7 14 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 13 (4.64%) NCDA
9 12 (4.29%) NCIE
10 10 (3.57%) VTSP
11 9 (3.21%) Degree
11 9 (3.21%) CISSP
12 8 (2.86%) SC Cleared
13 7 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (2.14%) CCNA
15 5 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.86%) SLA
2 7 (2.50%) QA
3 5 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.07%) COBIT
6 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (16.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 28 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 25 (8.93%) XenDesktop
5 20 (7.14%) vSphere
6 17 (6.07%) XenApp
7 6 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (1.79%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.43%) XenServer
10 3 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.71%) UAG
11 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.36%) RACF
12 1 (0.36%) KVM
12 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.50%) SCOM
2 6 (2.14%) SCCM
3 5 (1.79%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.07%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.07%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.07%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.07%) SCSM
5 3 (1.07%) XenMobile
6 2 (0.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.71%) PureDisk
6 2 (0.71%) MOM
6 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.71%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 86 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 58 (20.71%) SAP
3 55 (19.64%) VMware
4 41 (14.64%) Oracle
5 37 (13.21%) Citrix
6 24 (8.57%) Cisco
7 18 (6.43%) NetApp
8 16 (5.71%) HP
9 10 (3.57%) Business Objects
10 8 (2.86%) IBM
11 6 (2.14%) Northgate
11 6 (2.14%) Veeam
12 5 (1.79%) EMC
13 4 (1.43%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.43%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.07%) AppSense
14 3 (1.07%) Dell
14 3 (1.07%) Juniper
15 2 (0.71%) Brocade
15 2 (0.71%) WatchGuard
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, career growth
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
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Northamptonshire
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Salary: Excellent including benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £60k - 650k per year
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Matlock, Derbyshire
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Derbyshire
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