The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 54 60 76
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 338 333 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.92% 4.32% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 4.42% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 270 254 245
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6571 7528 8361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.68% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5448 6168 6954
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the East of England

Consultant
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +12 150 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Cambridgeshire +18 97 £44,500 -5.31% 12
Bedfordshire -9 53 £55,000 +4.76% 14
Essex +3 22 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Suffolk +12 18 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 220 (30.68%) SAP
2 146 (20.36%) Presales
3 142 (19.80%) Finance
4 131 (18.27%) Microsoft
5 114 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
6 99 (13.81%) Java
7 95 (13.25%) SAP MM
8 94 (13.11%) Windows
9 89 (12.41%) Project Management
10 86 (11.99%) SQL
11 76 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 75 (10.46%) HTML
13 73 (10.18%) Cisco
14 72 (10.04%) C#
15 65 (9.07%) .NET
16 63 (8.79%) JavaScript
16 63 (8.79%) VMware
17 61 (8.51%) Logistics
18 59 (8.23%) SAP FI/CO
18 59 (8.23%) SAP CO
18 59 (8.23%) SAP FI
19 57 (7.95%) Firewall
19 57 (7.95%) SQL Server
19 57 (7.95%) Degree
19 57 (7.95%) Mentoring
20 54 (7.53%) Unit Testing
20 54 (7.53%) ITIL
21 53 (7.39%) Risk Analysis
22 52 (7.25%) SAP SD
23 51 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (6.69%) WebSphere
2 30 (4.18%) MS Exchange
3 29 (4.04%) Skype for Business
4 23 (3.21%) SharePoint
5 20 (2.79%) MQSeries
6 18 (2.51%) WebLogic
7 16 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (1.67%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.26%) NetWeaver
12 8 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.98%) JBoss
14 6 (0.84%) Apache
15 3 (0.42%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.42%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.65%) MS Office
3 18 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.28%) DOC1
5 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 95 (13.25%) SAP MM
2 59 (8.23%) SAP CO
2 59 (8.23%) SAP FI
2 59 (8.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 52 (7.25%) SAP SD
4 34 (4.74%) SAP WM
5 32 (4.46%) SAP PP
5 32 (4.46%) SAP SRM
6 29 (4.04%) SAP SCM
7 24 (3.35%) SAP PS
8 21 (2.93%) SAP LE
9 16 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
10 14 (1.95%) SAP BPC
11 13 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (1.53%) SAP APO
12 11 (1.53%) SAP QM
13 9 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (1.26%) SAP FI-AP
13 9 (1.26%) SAP FI-AR
13 9 (1.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.88%) Office 365
2 30 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.67%) SaaS
4 11 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.28%) GitHub
7 2 (0.28%) Trello
8 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.95%) Firewall
2 34 (4.74%) WAN
3 33 (4.60%) LAN
4 31 (4.32%) Network Security
4 31 (4.32%) TCP/IP
5 30 (4.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (3.77%) BGP
6 27 (3.77%) OSPF
6 27 (3.77%) Spanning Tree
7 23 (3.21%) tcpdump
7 23 (3.21%) Wireshark
8 21 (2.93%) SAN
9 15 (2.09%) Internet
10 14 (1.95%) LTE
10 14 (1.95%) SS7
10 14 (1.95%) VoLTE
11 11 (1.53%) BIG-IP
11 11 (1.53%) Skype
12 10 (1.39%) Intelligent Network
12 10 (1.39%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.37%) Big Data
5 16 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.81%) SAP BW
8 11 (1.53%) MySQL
9 10 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.12%) SAP BI
11 7 (0.98%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.56%) GIS
13 4 (0.56%) MS Access
13 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.28%) Informix
16 1 (0.14%) Oracle BI EE
16 1 (0.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (2.93%) Visual Studio
2 19 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.95%) HP UFT
4 10 (1.39%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.56%) JBehave
5 4 (0.56%) Ranorex
5 4 (0.56%) RSpec
5 4 (0.56%) Selenium
5 4 (0.56%) Subversion
6 3 (0.42%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.14%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
General
1 142 (19.80%) Finance
2 47 (6.56%) Retail
3 41 (5.72%) Manufacturing
4 34 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.63%) Marketing
6 25 (3.49%) Banking
7 12 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.26%) Billing
9 8 (1.12%) German Language
10 7 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.98%) Military
11 6 (0.84%) Advertising
11 6 (0.84%) Law
12 5 (0.70%) French Language
13 4 (0.56%) Games
14 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.28%) Legal
15 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.28%) Publishing
16 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (10.46%) HTML
2 65 (9.07%) .NET
3 48 (6.69%) J2EE
4 44 (6.14%) CSS
5 28 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 28 (3.91%) EJB
6 27 (3.77%) XML
7 22 (3.07%) Web Services
8 21 (2.93%) Ajax
9 18 (2.51%) .NET Framework
10 15 (2.09%) JSP
10 15 (2.09%) Servlets
10 15 (2.09%) WCF
10 15 (2.09%) XHTML
11 12 (1.67%) Hibernate
11 12 (1.67%) Spring
12 10 (1.39%) Flash
12 10 (1.39%) jQuery
13 8 (1.12%) SAP PI
14 7 (0.98%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 114 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.18%) Data Centre
3 26 (3.63%) Driving Licence
4 25 (3.49%) iSeries
5 22 (3.07%) AS400
6 21 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 19 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.09%) NHS
9 14 (1.95%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.81%) Cybercrime
11 12 (1.67%) iPhone
12 7 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 7 (0.98%) Physics
13 6 (0.84%) Life Science
14 5 (0.70%) Handset
14 5 (0.70%) User Experience
15 4 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.56%) Fintech
16 3 (0.42%) Mobile App
16 3 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 94 (13.11%) Windows
2 45 (6.28%) Windows Server
3 39 (5.44%) Linux
4 31 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (3.77%) Unix
5 27 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.49%) OS/400
7 18 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (2.37%) Solaris
9 15 (2.09%) Android
10 12 (1.67%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.28%) AIX
12 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.14%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (20.36%) Presales
2 89 (12.41%) Project Management
3 76 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (8.51%) Logistics
5 57 (7.95%) Mentoring
6 54 (7.53%) ITIL
6 54 (7.53%) Unit Testing
7 53 (7.39%) Risk Analysis
8 50 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 37 (5.16%) CRM
11 35 (4.88%) ERP
12 32 (4.46%) Information Security
13 31 (4.32%) Data Security
14 29 (4.04%) E-Commerce
14 29 (4.04%) Time Management
15 26 (3.63%) Business Analysis
15 26 (3.63%) Performance Analysis
16 25 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (3.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 99 (13.81%) Java
2 86 (11.99%) SQL
3 72 (10.04%) C#
4 63 (8.79%) JavaScript
5 33 (4.60%) C++
6 26 (3.63%) VB.NET
7 20 (2.79%) RPG
8 18 (2.51%) Python
9 15 (2.09%) C
10 14 (1.95%) ABAP
10 14 (1.95%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.81%) Objective-C
12 12 (1.67%) VB
13 11 (1.53%) Perl
14 10 (1.39%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.12%) VBA
16 5 (0.70%) ANSI C
16 5 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.70%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.42%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 57 (7.95%) Degree
2 44 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (5.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (5.02%) CCNP
4 36 (5.02%) MCSE
5 31 (4.32%) CCDP
6 26 (3.63%) CISSP
6 26 (3.63%) MCITP
7 25 (3.49%) CISM
8 23 (3.21%) Security Cleared
9 22 (3.07%) CISA
10 18 (2.51%) CCSA
10 18 (2.51%) CCSE
10 18 (2.51%) DV Cleared
11 15 (2.09%) ACCA
11 15 (2.09%) SC Cleared
12 14 (1.95%) MCSA
13 13 (1.81%) MCTS
13 13 (1.81%) PCI QSA
14 9 (1.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.32%) PCI DSS
1 31 (4.32%) QA
2 25 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.84%) SLA
4 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) RMADS
5 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 51 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.51%) vSphere
5 17 (2.37%) XenApp
6 7 (0.98%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.56%) XenServer
8 3 (0.42%) iptables
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.28%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.28%) Xen
9 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (2.09%) SCOM
2 11 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (0.28%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (0.28%) Linux-HA
4 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.28%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 220 (30.68%) SAP
2 131 (18.27%) Microsoft
3 73 (10.18%) Cisco
4 63 (8.79%) VMware
5 48 (6.69%) Oracle
6 47 (6.56%) IBM
7 40 (5.58%) Citrix
8 29 (4.04%) CheckPoint
9 24 (3.35%) F5
10 20 (2.79%) HP
11 13 (1.81%) Intel
12 8 (1.12%) Sage
13 7 (0.98%) Northgate
14 5 (0.70%) Sonus
15 4 (0.56%) CA
15 4 (0.56%) Google
15 4 (0.56%) Juniper
15 4 (0.56%) NetApp
15 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (0.42%) Cognizant
Chelmsford, Essex
Tec Partners
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Excellent by experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Colchester
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Varied Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: Good Base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits +Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £85,000 + excellent benefits + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £45,000 - £50,000 p.a + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £45,000 - £50,000 p.a + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 16 days ago