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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 251 248 244
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 3 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 8
Average salary £60,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.62% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
6872 7432 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 93.98% 96.36% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5828 6107 5917
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 3 September 2015. 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
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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 +13 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire -6 1 £60,250 +131.73%
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) CISSP
3 10 (47.62%) SSCP
3 10 (47.62%) CISM
3 10 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.52%) DNS
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Wireless
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PeopleTools
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) ERP
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PeopleCode
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SSCP
1 10 (47.62%) CISM
1 10 (47.62%) CISSP
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Veeam
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) IronPort
4 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge
Posted: 23 days ago