The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Consultant
England / East of England
Rank 228 246 241
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 10 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.22% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 14
Median salary £42,500 £34,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.08% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £23,250 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -2.56%

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
5670 6623 6893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.77% 97.04% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4673 5456 5576
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +6 5 £37,500 +74.41% 1
Hertfordshire +2 3 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Essex +29 1 £28,000 -13.84% 2
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 9 (34.62%) Unix
4 9 (34.62%) C++
4 9 (34.62%) Degree
4 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
4 9 (34.62%) Physics
4 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
6 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 4 (15.38%) German Language
7 4 (15.38%) Office 365
7 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 4 (15.38%) DNS
7 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) DHCP
8 3 (11.54%) CCNA
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco
8 3 (11.54%) Citrix
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (11.54%) SSCP
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server

IT 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
1 5 (19.23%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (15.38%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) French Language
2 2 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Computer Science
1 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
1 9 (34.62%) Physics
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Change Management
1 3 (11.54%) Database Security
1 3 (11.54%) Information Management
1 3 (11.54%) OWASP
1 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (11.54%) Presales
1 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
1 3 (11.54%) SABSA
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Coaching
3 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.85%) ERP
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) C++
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CEH
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SSCP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
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