The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 28 July 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 52 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 358 354 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.49% 4.60% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.70% 4.86% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 280 260 305
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Hertfordshire +6 164 £51,250 - 14
Cambridgeshire -3 124 £47,500 -5.00% 22
Essex -7 48 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Suffolk +6 15 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Bedfordshire -56 13 £48,750 -2.50% 5
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 180 (26.75%) SQL
2 171 (25.41%) Microsoft
3 159 (23.63%) Oracle
4 121 (17.98%) Finance
5 97 (14.41%) Windows
6 93 (13.82%) MS Excel
6 93 (13.82%) VMware
6 93 (13.82%) Degree
7 85 (12.63%) Java
8 78 (11.59%) Oracle EBS R12
8 78 (11.59%) Hyper-V
9 74 (11.00%) Oracle EBS
10 73 (10.85%) PL/SQL
11 72 (10.70%) Project Management
12 71 (10.55%) Cisco
13 68 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 65 (9.66%) Citrix
15 64 (9.51%) SAP
16 62 (9.21%) .NET
17 60 (8.92%) Security Cleared
18 58 (8.62%) ERP
19 56 (8.32%) Workflow
20 53 (7.88%) Linux
21 52 (7.73%) C#
22 51 (7.58%) UNIX
23 50 (7.43%) Migration
23 50 (7.43%) Retail
23 50 (7.43%) CRM
23 50 (7.43%) SAN
23 50 (7.43%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 47 (6.98%) Oracle Workflow
2 42 (6.24%) MS Exchange
3 37 (5.50%) Lync
4 36 (5.35%) SharePoint
5 24 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 20 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 18 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.38%) IIS
8 16 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (2.08%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.34%) WebLogic
11 9 (1.34%) SAS
12 6 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.74%) Apache
13 5 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.59%) iPlanet
Applications
1 93 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.27%) MS Office
3 5 (0.74%) MS Project
3 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) XMetaL
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 78 (11.59%) Oracle EBS R12
2 74 (11.00%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (4.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (3.86%) Oracle 11i
5 20 (2.97%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
6 15 (2.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 14 (2.08%) SAP SD
8 11 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (1.19%) SAP CO
9 8 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
9 8 (1.19%) SAP FI
10 7 (1.04%) Sage 200
10 7 (1.04%) SAP MM
10 7 (1.04%) Agresso
11 6 (0.89%) SAP PM
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle iProcurement
12 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.59%) SAP WM
13 4 (0.59%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.86%) Office 365
2 14 (2.08%) Taleo
3 8 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.04%) SaaS
5 4 (0.59%) Force.com
5 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.43%) SAN
2 41 (6.09%) Firewall
3 29 (4.31%) WAN
3 29 (4.31%) LAN
4 19 (2.82%) DNS
5 17 (2.53%) iSCSI
6 16 (2.38%) Wireless
6 16 (2.38%) TCP/IP
7 15 (2.23%) Internet
7 15 (2.23%) VPN
8 14 (2.08%) NAS
9 11 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (1.63%) SS7
10 10 (1.49%) VoLTE
10 10 (1.49%) LTE
10 10 (1.49%) Unified Communications
11 8 (1.19%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.04%) PBX
12 7 (1.04%) LDAP
12 7 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.39%) Oracle Database
3 35 (5.20%) Oracle Discoverer
4 19 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.67%) MySQL
5 18 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 16 (2.38%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 12 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.63%) SQLPlus
9 9 (1.34%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.19%) DB2
11 7 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.04%) Data Mining
11 7 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.74%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 18 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.59%) JUnit
2 4 (0.59%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (0.45%) JIRA
4 2 (0.30%) Subversion
4 2 (0.30%) Maven
4 2 (0.30%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.30%) Hudson
4 2 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.15%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.15%) QADirector
5 1 (0.15%) Selenium
5 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
General
1 121 (17.98%) Finance
2 50 (7.43%) Retail
3 46 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.38%) Billing
6 10 (1.49%) Advertising
7 9 (1.34%) Banking
8 8 (1.19%) Marketing
9 5 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.59%) Legal
10 4 (0.59%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.59%) German Language
11 3 (0.45%) French Language
11 3 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.30%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.21%) .NET
2 32 (4.75%) XML
3 31 (4.61%) HTML
4 28 (4.16%) J2EE
5 25 (3.71%) CSS
5 25 (3.71%) Middleware
6 14 (2.08%) XHTML
7 13 (1.93%) Web Services
8 12 (1.78%) JSP
9 8 (1.19%) Servlets
9 8 (1.19%) EJB
10 7 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (1.04%) HTML5
10 7 (1.04%) EDI
11 6 (0.89%) Web Dynpro
11 6 (0.89%) SAP Smart Forms
12 5 (0.74%) Java EE
12 5 (0.74%) XSLT
12 5 (0.74%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.01%) Computer Science
2 20 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.93%) Mathematics
3 13 (1.93%) Open Source
4 8 (1.19%) Replication
4 8 (1.19%) FlexPod
5 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.04%) Data Conversion
6 6 (0.89%) iPhone
7 5 (0.74%) EqualLogic
7 5 (0.74%) Cryptography
7 5 (0.74%) PKI
8 4 (0.59%) GIS
8 4 (0.59%) iPad
8 4 (0.59%) RMADS
9 3 (0.45%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.45%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.45%) VSAM
10 2 (0.30%) Statistics
10 2 (0.30%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 97 (14.41%) Windows
2 53 (7.88%) Linux
3 51 (7.58%) UNIX
4 27 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (3.57%) Solaris
6 16 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.89%) AIX
9 6 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.89%) Android
10 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.45%) HPUX
11 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.45%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.45%) SUSE
11 3 (0.45%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (10.70%) Project Management
2 58 (8.62%) ERP
3 56 (8.32%) Workflow
4 50 (7.43%) Migration
4 50 (7.43%) CRM
5 31 (4.61%) Time Management
6 26 (3.86%) ITIL
7 25 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (3.57%) Data Migration
9 22 (3.27%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (3.12%) Information Security
11 20 (2.97%) Business Continuity
12 19 (2.82%) Project Planning
12 19 (2.82%) Change Management
12 19 (2.82%) Logistics
12 19 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (2.67%) Identity Management
13 18 (2.67%) Business Analysis
13 18 (2.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 180 (26.75%) SQL
2 85 (12.63%) Java
3 73 (10.85%) PL/SQL
4 52 (7.73%) C#
5 32 (4.75%) JavaScript
6 19 (2.82%) VB
6 19 (2.82%) C
7 17 (2.53%) C++
8 11 (1.63%) Perl
8 11 (1.63%) ABAP
9 10 (1.49%) VBA
10 9 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.89%) SAPscript
12 6 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.89%) Python
12 6 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.74%) VBScript
14 4 (0.59%) Jython
14 4 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 93 (13.82%) Degree
2 60 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 47 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (6.84%) MCITP
5 43 (6.39%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (5.65%) NCIE
7 37 (5.50%) NCDA
7 37 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (5.35%) SC Cleared
9 33 (4.90%) CCNP
10 26 (3.86%) MCSE
11 17 (2.53%) VCAP
12 13 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (1.93%) CCNA
13 11 (1.63%) CISSP
14 9 (1.34%) OCP
14 9 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
14 9 (1.34%) MCTS
15 7 (1.04%) CCDP
16 6 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.08%) QA
2 9 (1.34%) SLA
3 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (11.59%) Hyper-V
2 68 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (6.69%) vSphere
4 38 (5.65%) XenDesktop
5 36 (5.35%) Active Directory
5 36 (5.35%) XenApp
6 25 (3.71%) XenServer
7 18 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.89%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.59%) NFS
13 2 (0.30%) SRDF
13 2 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.30%) vCloud
14 1 (0.15%) HDFS
14 1 (0.15%) KVM
14 1 (0.15%) UAG
14 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 32 (4.75%) SCCM
2 13 (1.93%) SCOM
3 7 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.74%) Puppet
5 5 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.59%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.45%) BMC Performance Manager
8 2 (0.30%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.30%) Legato
9 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.15%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.15%) Plesk
9 1 (0.15%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 171 (25.41%) Microsoft
2 159 (23.63%) Oracle
3 93 (13.82%) VMware
4 71 (10.55%) Cisco
5 65 (9.66%) Citrix
6 64 (9.51%) SAP
7 50 (7.43%) NetApp
8 49 (7.28%) HP
9 42 (6.24%) IBM
10 26 (3.86%) EMC
11 23 (3.42%) Fujitsu
12 20 (2.97%) Juniper
13 19 (2.82%) Dell
14 18 (2.67%) Veeam
15 16 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
16 14 (2.08%) WatchGuard
17 11 (1.63%) Sage
17 11 (1.63%) CheckPoint
18 9 (1.34%) JBoss
18 9 (1.34%) Symantec
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: £40k-£60k + up to 40% bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: £market-competing + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £44,000 to £55,000 per annum £55k+ OTE, Car, Corporate Benefits P
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum To £50k + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive + uncapped commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Neg DoE, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum + bonus + Car + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Technology Partnership
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Technology Partnership
Posted: 11 days ago