The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Consultant
Rank 249 247 234
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 8 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 13
Average salary £62,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
Software 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
6884 7379 6812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.01% 96.39% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5840 6061 5857
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software 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 Software Consultant within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
(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
Hertfordshire - 5 £60,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £72,500 +85.89% 3
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -
Software Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title.

1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) C
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) CRM
6 5 (22.73%) IIS
6 5 (22.73%) Service Management
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) ITSM
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (22.73%) Marketing
6 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
6 5 (22.73%) Altiris
6 5 (22.73%) SCCM
6 5 (22.73%) Time Management
7 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Linux
7 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
8 3 (13.64%) SMTP
8 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
8 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 3 (13.64%) ETL
8 3 (13.64%) Apache
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) SMTP
3 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
3 2 (9.09%) RFID
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.64%) CMDB
1 3 (13.64%) Reference Data
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Cybercrime
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Project Management
1 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
2 5 (22.73%) ITSM
2 5 (22.73%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
3 3 (13.64%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (13.64%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
2 4 (18.18%) C#
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) TTCN
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SSCP
3 1 (4.55%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) GIAC
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Altiris
4 3 (13.64%) FrontRange
4 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Adobe
5 2 (9.09%) HP
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