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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 69 40 68
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 321 485 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.70% 5.66% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 5.90% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 228 379 250
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -11 146 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Cambridgeshire -16 94 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Essex -25 39 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Bedfordshire -52 20 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Suffolk -28 15 £32,500 -21.68% 2
Norfolk -1 10 £40,000 +24.61% 2
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 174 (24.47%) Finance
2 167 (23.49%) SQL
3 159 (22.36%) Oracle
4 129 (18.14%) SAP
5 116 (16.32%) Microsoft
6 108 (15.19%) Degree
7 107 (15.05%) Java
8 106 (14.91%) Windows
9 90 (12.66%) Telecoms
10 77 (10.83%) UNIX
10 77 (10.83%) VMware
11 74 (10.41%) Retail
12 69 (9.70%) Citrix
13 67 (9.42%) Cisco
14 65 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 63 (8.86%) MS Excel
16 60 (8.44%) SQL Server
16 60 (8.44%) Hyper-V
17 56 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
18 52 (7.31%) Active Directory
19 50 (7.03%) Linux
20 49 (6.89%) Relational Database
21 48 (6.75%) vSphere
22 47 (6.61%) PL/SQL
22 47 (6.61%) .NET
22 47 (6.61%) IBM
23 44 (6.19%) NetApp
23 44 (6.19%) XenApp
23 44 (6.19%) XenDesktop
24 43 (6.05%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (4.22%) WebSphere
2 26 (3.66%) MS Exchange
2 26 (3.66%) Lync
3 24 (3.38%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (1.97%) IIS
8 13 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (1.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (1.13%) SAS
10 6 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.56%) Apache
11 4 (0.56%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.28%) Captiva
13 2 (0.28%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 63 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.08%) MS Office
3 4 (0.56%) Simulink
4 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.28%) XMetaL
5 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 40 (5.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (4.50%) SAP MM
4 31 (4.36%) SAP SD
5 25 (3.52%) Oracle Financials
6 22 (3.09%) Oracle 11i
7 16 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 15 (2.11%) SAP FI
8 15 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 15 (2.11%) SAP CO
9 12 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
10 10 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (1.41%) HFM
11 9 (1.27%) SAP SCM
12 8 (1.13%) SAP CRM
12 8 (1.13%) SAP PP
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
13 7 (0.98%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (0.98%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.77%) SAN
2 28 (3.94%) Firewall
3 22 (3.09%) WAN
4 21 (2.95%) LAN
5 20 (2.81%) TCP/IP
5 20 (2.81%) iSCSI
6 17 (2.39%) NetScaler
7 16 (2.25%) Internet
8 15 (2.11%) NAS
8 15 (2.11%) VPN
8 15 (2.11%) SS7
9 14 (1.97%) 4G
10 11 (1.55%) LTE
10 11 (1.55%) Unified Communications
10 11 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (1.55%) VoLTE
11 10 (1.41%) INAP
12 9 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.27%) 3G
12 9 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.89%) Relational Database
3 37 (5.20%) Oracle Database
4 34 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (3.09%) Essbase
5 22 (3.09%) MySQL
5 22 (3.09%) Oracle ODI
6 20 (2.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 16 (2.25%) SQLPlus
8 14 (1.97%) SAP BW
9 13 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.83%) SAP BI
10 12 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (1.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 11 (1.55%) Xcelsius
11 11 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (1.27%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.13%) DB2
13 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (1.13%) JUnit
2 8 (1.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 8 (1.13%) Eclipse
2 8 (1.13%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (0.42%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (0.28%) Subversion
6 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.14%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.14%) JMeter
6 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.14%) Selenium
6 1 (0.14%) JIRA
General
1 174 (24.47%) Finance
2 90 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 74 (10.41%) Retail
4 36 (5.06%) Marketing
5 30 (4.22%) Advertising
6 23 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.81%) Billing
8 6 (0.84%) German Language
9 5 (0.70%) Legal
9 5 (0.70%) Banking
10 4 (0.56%) Local Government
10 4 (0.56%) French Language
10 4 (0.56%) Automotive
10 4 (0.56%) Law
11 2 (0.28%) Publishing
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.61%) .NET
2 40 (5.63%) HTML
3 27 (3.80%) XML
4 26 (3.66%) CSS
4 26 (3.66%) J2EE
5 21 (2.95%) JSP
6 20 (2.81%) Middleware
7 18 (2.53%) XHTML
8 15 (2.11%) ASP.NET
9 12 (1.69%) Java EE
10 9 (1.27%) Servlets
10 9 (1.27%) Struts
10 9 (1.27%) JDBC
11 8 (1.13%) JSTL
11 8 (1.13%) EJB
12 5 (0.70%) Web Services
13 4 (0.56%) Web Dynpro
13 4 (0.56%) SAP Smart Forms
13 4 (0.56%) XSLT
13 4 (0.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (3.52%) GIS
2 24 (3.38%) Social Media
3 22 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.13%) FlexPod
4 8 (1.13%) Data Conversion
5 6 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.70%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.56%) VHDL
7 4 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.56%) Open Source
7 4 (0.56%) RMADS
8 3 (0.42%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.42%) Replication
9 2 (0.28%) Ontologies
9 2 (0.28%) NHS
9 2 (0.28%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.28%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 106 (14.91%) Windows
2 77 (10.83%) UNIX
3 50 (7.03%) Linux
4 20 (2.81%) Windows 8
5 16 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.84%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.84%) Solaris
8 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.42%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.42%) SUSE
9 3 (0.42%) Debian
10 2 (0.28%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (7.88%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (6.05%) Project Management
2 43 (6.05%) Migration
3 41 (5.77%) ERP
4 39 (5.49%) Time Management
5 37 (5.20%) Business Analysis
6 35 (4.92%) OO
7 27 (3.80%) Logistics
7 27 (3.80%) Data Modelling
8 26 (3.66%) ETL
9 25 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
9 25 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 23 (3.23%) Asset Management
11 22 (3.09%) Six Sigma
11 22 (3.09%) SOA
12 21 (2.95%) ITIL
12 21 (2.95%) OOP
12 21 (2.95%) CRM
13 19 (2.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (23.49%) SQL
2 107 (15.05%) Java
3 47 (6.61%) PL/SQL
4 34 (4.78%) JavaScript
5 33 (4.64%) C#
6 28 (3.94%) C++
7 26 (3.66%) ABAP
8 22 (3.09%) Perl
9 15 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.69%) VB
10 12 (1.69%) C
11 11 (1.55%) VBA
12 8 (1.13%) PHP
12 8 (1.13%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.70%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.56%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.56%) VBScript
14 4 (0.56%) Ada
14 4 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 108 (15.19%) Degree
2 40 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (5.20%) Security Cleared
4 28 (3.94%) MCITP
5 26 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (2.95%) CCNP
7 19 (2.67%) NCDA
8 18 (2.53%) CCIE
8 18 (2.53%) NCIE
9 14 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (1.83%) MCSE
11 10 (1.41%) CCNA
12 9 (1.27%) VCAP
12 9 (1.27%) OCP
12 9 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.98%) CCEE
13 7 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.98%) CCDP
14 6 (0.84%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 65 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (8.44%) Hyper-V
3 52 (7.31%) Active Directory
4 48 (6.75%) vSphere
5 44 (6.19%) XenApp
5 44 (6.19%) XenDesktop
6 33 (4.64%) XenServer
7 10 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.98%) NFS
10 2 (0.28%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.28%) vCloud
10 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.14%) UAG
11 1 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (2.53%) SCCM
2 17 (2.39%) SCOM
3 10 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 9 (1.27%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.14%) Puppet
7 1 (0.14%) Plesk
7 1 (0.14%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.14%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.14%) SCSM
7 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 159 (22.36%) Oracle
2 129 (18.14%) SAP
3 116 (16.32%) Microsoft
4 77 (10.83%) VMware
5 69 (9.70%) Citrix
6 67 (9.42%) Cisco
7 47 (6.61%) IBM
8 44 (6.19%) NetApp
9 34 (4.78%) HP
10 33 (4.64%) Fujitsu
11 32 (4.50%) Hyperion
12 23 (3.23%) EMC
13 17 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (2.11%) Dell
15 14 (1.97%) JBoss
16 12 (1.69%) Juniper
17 11 (1.55%) Business Objects
18 10 (1.41%) Informatica
18 10 (1.41%) JD Edwards
19 9 (1.27%) Sage
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tring, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Cognitive Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum Corporate Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits (bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bens- OTE, health, pension
Posted: 6 days ago