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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 55 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 319 350 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.89% 4.71% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 4.83% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 255 245 252
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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 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
6251 7252 8296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.80% 97.64% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 5977 6901
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 24 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 24 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 +8 144 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Cambridgeshire +2 89 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Bedfordshire -11 52 £56,250 +2.27% 4
Essex +1 23 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Suffolk +10 11 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 208 (28.97%) SAP
2 151 (21.03%) Finance
3 149 (20.75%) Presales
4 133 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 106 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
6 105 (14.62%) Java
7 98 (13.65%) Windows
8 95 (13.23%) SAP MM
9 81 (11.28%) Project Management
10 77 (10.72%) SQL
10 77 (10.72%) Cisco
11 73 (10.17%) HTML
12 72 (10.03%) Degree
13 71 (9.89%) C#
14 70 (9.75%) .NET
15 69 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
16 63 (8.77%) SAP FI
16 63 (8.77%) JavaScript
17 62 (8.64%) SAP CO
17 62 (8.64%) VMware
17 62 (8.64%) SAP FI/CO
18 61 (8.50%) Logistics
19 60 (8.36%) SQL Server
19 60 (8.36%) Mentoring
20 57 (7.94%) SAP SD
21 52 (7.24%) Firewall
21 52 (7.24%) Oracle
21 52 (7.24%) J2EE
21 52 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
22 51 (7.10%) Retail

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 46 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 36 (5.01%) Skype for Business
3 30 (4.18%) MS Exchange
4 29 (4.04%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 17 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (2.09%) MQSeries
8 12 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 11 (1.53%) NetWeaver
10 10 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.11%) JBoss
12 5 (0.70%) Apache
12 5 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.42%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.28%) CMS
14 2 (0.28%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.81%) MS Office
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 (13.23%) SAP MM
2 63 (8.77%) SAP FI
3 62 (8.64%) SAP CO
3 62 (8.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 57 (7.94%) SAP SD
5 33 (4.60%) SAP WM
6 29 (4.04%) SAP SCM
7 28 (3.90%) SAP PP
7 28 (3.90%) SAP SRM
8 26 (3.62%) SAP PS
9 21 (2.92%) SAP LE
10 16 (2.23%) SAP BPC
11 14 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
12 13 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (1.53%) SAP APO
13 11 (1.53%) SAP QM
14 9 (1.25%) SAP FI-AP
14 9 (1.25%) SAP FI-AR
14 9 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
15 8 (1.11%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.85%) Office 365
2 37 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.09%) SaaS
4 14 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.28%) GitHub
7 2 (0.28%) Trello
8 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.24%) Firewall
2 38 (5.29%) WAN
3 36 (5.01%) LAN
4 33 (4.60%) Network Security
5 32 (4.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 32 (4.46%) TCP/IP
6 29 (4.04%) BGP
6 29 (4.04%) OSPF
6 29 (4.04%) Spanning Tree
7 25 (3.48%) tcpdump
7 25 (3.48%) Wireshark
8 18 (2.51%) SAN
9 17 (2.37%) Internet
10 15 (2.09%) LTE
10 15 (2.09%) SS7
10 15 (2.09%) VoLTE
11 13 (1.81%) BIG-IP
11 13 (1.81%) Skype
12 10 (1.39%) Intelligent Network
12 10 (1.39%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (2.79%) Oracle Database
5 16 (2.23%) SAP BW
6 15 (2.09%) Big Data
6 15 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (1.53%) MySQL
8 10 (1.39%) SAP BI
9 7 (0.97%) SAP HANA
10 6 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.56%) GIS
11 4 (0.56%) MS Access
12 3 (0.42%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.28%) Informix
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (2.79%) Visual Studio
2 18 (2.51%) 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 Forms
8 1 (0.14%) Rational Rose
General
1 151 (21.03%) Finance
2 51 (7.10%) Retail
3 39 (5.43%) Manufacturing
4 37 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.90%) Banking
6 26 (3.62%) Marketing
7 13 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.25%) Billing
8 9 (1.25%) German Language
9 8 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.97%) Military
11 6 (0.84%) Advertising
11 6 (0.84%) French Language
11 6 (0.84%) Law
12 5 (0.70%) Games
13 4 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.28%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.17%) HTML
2 70 (9.75%) .NET
3 52 (7.24%) J2EE
4 45 (6.27%) CSS
5 28 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 28 (3.90%) EJB
6 25 (3.48%) Web Services
6 25 (3.48%) XML
7 20 (2.79%) Ajax
8 17 (2.37%) .NET Framework
8 17 (2.37%) JSP
8 17 (2.37%) Servlets
8 17 (2.37%) XHTML
9 15 (2.09%) WCF
10 11 (1.53%) jQuery
11 10 (1.39%) Hibernate
11 10 (1.39%) SOAP
11 10 (1.39%) Spring
12 9 (1.25%) REST
13 8 (1.11%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 106 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.90%) Driving Licence
3 27 (3.76%) Data Centre
4 24 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.37%) iSeries
7 16 (2.23%) AS400
8 15 (2.09%) NHS
9 11 (1.53%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.39%) Cybercrime
10 10 (1.39%) iPhone
11 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.97%) Fintech
11 7 (0.97%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.97%) Physics
12 5 (0.70%) Handset
12 5 (0.70%) User Experience
13 4 (0.56%) Clustering
13 4 (0.56%) Life Science
14 3 (0.42%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 98 (13.65%) Windows
2 42 (5.85%) Linux
2 42 (5.85%) Windows Server
3 34 (4.74%) Unix
4 32 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (2.92%) Solaris
7 17 (2.37%) OS/400
8 16 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.67%) Android
10 10 (1.39%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.28%) AIX
12 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.14%) HPUX
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (20.75%) Presales
2 81 (11.28%) Project Management
3 69 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (8.50%) Logistics
5 60 (8.36%) Mentoring
6 52 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (6.27%) ITIL
8 44 (6.13%) Unit Testing
9 42 (5.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
11 36 (5.01%) CRM
12 34 (4.74%) E-Commerce
13 32 (4.46%) ERP
14 29 (4.04%) Information Security
15 27 (3.76%) Business Analysis
16 26 (3.62%) Data Security
17 25 (3.48%) Load Balancing
18 24 (3.34%) Network Management
19 23 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (3.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 105 (14.62%) Java
2 77 (10.72%) SQL
3 71 (9.89%) C#
4 63 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 33 (4.60%) C++
6 28 (3.90%) VB.NET
7 19 (2.65%) ABAP
8 17 (2.37%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.23%) Python
10 15 (2.09%) RPG
11 14 (1.95%) Perl
11 14 (1.95%) VB
12 12 (1.67%) C
13 10 (1.39%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.39%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.11%) VBA
15 7 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.70%) ANSI C
17 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 72 (10.03%) Degree
2 47 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (5.43%) CCNP
4 39 (5.43%) MCSE
5 32 (4.46%) CCDP
5 32 (4.46%) MCITP
6 21 (2.92%) Security Cleared
7 19 (2.65%) ACCA
7 19 (2.65%) CCSA
7 19 (2.65%) CCSE
8 18 (2.51%) CISM
8 18 (2.51%) CISSP
9 15 (2.09%) DV Cleared
9 15 (2.09%) MCTS
10 14 (1.95%) CISA
10 14 (1.95%) MCSA
11 12 (1.67%) SC Cleared
12 9 (1.25%) PCI QSA
13 8 (1.11%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.18%) QA
2 21 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.97%) SLA
5 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.28%) RMADS
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) HL7
7 1 (0.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 49 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 49 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 14 (1.95%) vSphere
4 13 (1.81%) XenApp
5 4 (0.56%) iptables
5 4 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.42%) XenServer
7 2 (0.28%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (2.51%) 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
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 208 (28.97%) SAP
2 133 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 77 (10.72%) Cisco
4 62 (8.64%) VMware
5 52 (7.24%) Oracle
6 45 (6.27%) IBM
7 42 (5.85%) Citrix
8 31 (4.32%) CheckPoint
9 26 (3.62%) F5
10 20 (2.79%) HP
11 8 (1.11%) Sage
12 7 (0.97%) CA
12 7 (0.97%) Northgate
13 5 (0.70%) Intel
13 5 (0.70%) Juniper
13 5 (0.70%) Sonus
14 4 (0.56%) Google
14 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
15 3 (0.42%) NetApp
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Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Execllent Benefits
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Suffolk
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
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