The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 259 259 277
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 26 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.14% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 6
Average salary £31,000 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.80% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,910 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8254 8250 8993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.40% 95.81% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6861 7148 7447
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
IT Consultant
England

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 15 April 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 15 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
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Job
Vacancies
Essex -12 12 - -
Hertfordshire +16 6 £45,000 -32.83%
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £31,000 -39.80%
Norfolk - 2 £22,100 -
Suffolk -7 1 £27,500 -42.10%
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 12 (35.29%) Billing
2 10 (29.41%) Degree
3 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
3 9 (26.47%) Business Development
4 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
5 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.71%) Apple
6 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
6 5 (14.71%) MS Office
6 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (11.76%) VMware
8 3 (8.82%) Firewall
8 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (8.82%) SQL
8 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
9 2 (5.88%) McAfee
9 2 (5.88%) Terminal Server

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) XML
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Business Development
2 7 (20.59%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Data Security
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Terminal Server
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) Apple
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix