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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 51 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 357 359 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.44% 4.65% 4.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 4.92% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 278 260 308
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 £32,650 £26,450
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
7681 7304 8149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.62% 94.66% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6427 6268 6939
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 24 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 24 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 +4 160 £50,000 - 13
Cambridgeshire 0 123 £47,500 -5.00% 24
Essex +1 49 £50,000 -6.10% 3
Suffolk +5 16 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bedfordshire -51 14 £50,000 - 5
Norfolk +13 1 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 181 (26.89%) SQL
2 168 (24.96%) Microsoft
3 156 (23.18%) Oracle
4 121 (17.98%) Finance
5 94 (13.97%) Windows
6 92 (13.67%) MS Excel
6 92 (13.67%) VMware
7 91 (13.52%) Degree
8 84 (12.48%) Java
9 79 (11.74%) Oracle EBS R12
10 78 (11.59%) Hyper-V
11 74 (11.00%) Oracle EBS
12 73 (10.85%) PL/SQL
13 70 (10.40%) Cisco
14 68 (10.10%) Project Management
14 68 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 63 (9.36%) Citrix
15 63 (9.36%) SAP
16 60 (8.92%) .NET
17 58 (8.62%) ERP
18 56 (8.32%) Workflow
18 56 (8.32%) Security Cleared
19 53 (7.88%) Linux
20 52 (7.73%) UNIX
21 51 (7.58%) C#
22 49 (7.28%) Migration
22 49 (7.28%) Retail
22 49 (7.28%) SAN
22 49 (7.28%) NetApp
23 48 (7.13%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 36 (5.35%) Lync
4 33 (4.90%) 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%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.23%) IIS
10 14 (2.08%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.49%) WebLogic
13 9 (1.34%) SAS
14 6 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (0.74%) Apache
16 4 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.59%) iPlanet
Applications
1 92 (13.67%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.27%) MS Office
3 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (0.74%) MS Project
4 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 79 (11.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 74 (11.00%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (3.86%) Oracle 11i
3 26 (3.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (2.97%) Oracle ERP
4 20 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (2.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 14 (2.08%) SAP SD
7 11 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (1.19%) SAP MM
9 7 (1.04%) Sage 200
9 7 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (1.04%) SAP CO
9 7 (1.04%) SAP FI
9 7 (1.04%) Agresso
10 6 (0.89%) SAP PM
11 5 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
11 5 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.71%) 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 49 (7.28%) SAN
2 39 (5.79%) Firewall
3 28 (4.16%) LAN
3 28 (4.16%) WAN
4 19 (2.82%) DNS
5 17 (2.53%) iSCSI
6 16 (2.38%) Wireless
7 15 (2.23%) Internet
7 15 (2.23%) TCP/IP
8 14 (2.08%) VPN
8 14 (2.08%) NAS
9 11 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (1.63%) SS7
10 10 (1.49%) Unified Communications
10 10 (1.49%) LTE
10 10 (1.49%) VoLTE
11 8 (1.19%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.04%) PBX
12 7 (1.04%) LDAP
12 7 (1.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.39%) Oracle Database
3 35 (5.20%) Oracle Discoverer
4 18 (2.67%) MySQL
4 18 (2.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 17 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
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 7 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.04%) DB2
10 7 (1.04%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.74%) Essbase
12 5 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.59%) JUnit
2 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (0.59%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.59%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (0.45%) JIRA
4 2 (0.30%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.30%) Maven
4 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.30%) Hudson
4 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.15%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
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%) Subversion
5 1 (0.15%) JMeter
General
1 121 (17.98%) Finance
2 49 (7.28%) Retail
3 46 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.82%) Billing
5 17 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.93%) Advertising
7 11 (1.63%) Marketing
8 9 (1.34%) Banking
9 5 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.59%) Legal
10 4 (0.59%) German Language
11 3 (0.45%) French Language
11 3 (0.45%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.45%) Automotive
11 3 (0.45%) Law
12 2 (0.30%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (8.92%) .NET
2 31 (4.61%) HTML
2 31 (4.61%) XML
3 28 (4.16%) J2EE
4 25 (3.71%) CSS
5 23 (3.42%) 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%) HTML5
10 7 (1.04%) EDI
11 6 (0.89%) SAP Smart Forms
11 6 (0.89%) Web Dynpro
11 6 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (0.74%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.74%) XSLT
13 4 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (0.59%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.01%) Computer Science
2 20 (2.97%) Management Information System
3 13 (1.93%) Open Source
4 11 (1.63%) Mathematics
5 8 (1.19%) Replication
5 8 (1.19%) FlexPod
6 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.04%) Data Conversion
7 6 (0.89%) iPhone
8 5 (0.74%) EqualLogic
8 5 (0.74%) Cryptography
8 5 (0.74%) PKI
9 4 (0.59%) GIS
9 4 (0.59%) iPad
9 4 (0.59%) RMADS
10 3 (0.45%) Social Media
10 3 (0.45%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.45%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.30%) EMV
11 2 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 94 (13.97%) Windows
2 53 (7.88%) Linux
3 52 (7.73%) UNIX
4 26 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.42%) Solaris
6 16 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.04%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.89%) Android
10 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.74%) AIX
11 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.45%) SUSE
11 3 (0.45%) Debian
11 3 (0.45%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.45%) HPUX
11 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (10.10%) Project Management
2 58 (8.62%) ERP
3 56 (8.32%) Workflow
4 49 (7.28%) Migration
5 48 (7.13%) CRM
6 31 (4.61%) Time Management
7 25 (3.71%) ITIL
8 23 (3.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (3.42%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (3.42%) Data Migration
9 22 (3.27%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (2.97%) Change Management
10 20 (2.97%) Business Continuity
10 20 (2.97%) Information Security
10 20 (2.97%) Logistics
11 19 (2.82%) Project Planning
11 19 (2.82%) Business Analysis
11 19 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (2.67%) PRINCE2
12 18 (2.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (26.89%) SQL
2 84 (12.48%) Java
3 73 (10.85%) PL/SQL
4 51 (7.58%) C#
5 33 (4.90%) JavaScript
6 19 (2.82%) VB
6 19 (2.82%) C
7 17 (2.53%) C++
8 12 (1.78%) Perl
8 12 (1.78%) 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%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 91 (13.52%) Degree
2 56 (8.32%) Security Cleared
3 45 (6.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (6.54%) MCITP
5 42 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (5.65%) NCIE
7 37 (5.50%) NCDA
8 36 (5.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (4.90%) CCNP
10 32 (4.75%) SC Cleared
11 26 (3.86%) MCSE
12 17 (2.53%) VCAP
13 13 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (1.78%) CCNA
15 11 (1.63%) CISSP
16 9 (1.34%) MCTS
16 9 (1.34%) Oracle Certification
16 9 (1.34%) OCP
17 7 (1.04%) CCDP
18 6 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.08%) QA
2 8 (1.19%) SLA
3 3 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) 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%) XenApp
6 35 (5.20%) Active Directory
7 25 (3.71%) XenServer
8 18 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (1.93%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.89%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.59%) NFS
14 2 (0.30%) SRDF
14 2 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.30%) vCloud
15 1 (0.15%) KVM
15 1 (0.15%) UAG
15 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
15 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (4.46%) SCCM
2 13 (1.93%) SCOM
3 7 (1.04%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.89%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (0.74%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.74%) Puppet
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%) Legato
8 2 (0.30%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.15%) Plesk
9 1 (0.15%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 168 (24.96%) Microsoft
2 156 (23.18%) Oracle
3 92 (13.67%) VMware
4 70 (10.40%) Cisco
5 63 (9.36%) Citrix
5 63 (9.36%) SAP
6 49 (7.28%) NetApp
7 48 (7.13%) HP
8 40 (5.94%) IBM
9 26 (3.86%) EMC
10 23 (3.42%) Fujitsu
11 19 (2.82%) Juniper
11 19 (2.82%) Dell
12 18 (2.67%) Veeam
13 17 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (2.08%) WatchGuard
15 11 (1.63%) Sage
15 11 (1.63%) CheckPoint
16 10 (1.49%) JBoss
17 9 (1.34%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 8 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Neg DoE, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum + bonus + Car + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 23k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £44,000 to £55,000 per annum £55k+ OTE, Car, Corporate Benefits P
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + call-out, overtime & bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Technology Partnership
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Technology Partnership
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge Talent
Salary: + Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago