The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 248 240 250
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 17 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.14% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
IT 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
7201 6824 8831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.49% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5885 5870 7509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in the East of England

IT 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 IT Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 4 £26,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £52,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) SIEM
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) MS Office
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Lync
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) SIEM
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ZENworks
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
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