The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 85 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 20 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.48% 1.50% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.52% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 10
Average salary £70,000 £43,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,850 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £150,000 £75,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1325 787 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.22% 98.62% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 708 916
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Consultant
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Consultant Salary Trend in East Sussex

Consultant
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Consultant
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 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
Brighton -22 16 £70,000 +60.00%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (41.46%) MS Excel
1 17 (41.46%) Internet
1 17 (41.46%) Front Office
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) CRM
4 12 (29.27%) Project Management
5 10 (24.39%) Contact Management
5 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
5 10 (24.39%) Marketing
5 10 (24.39%) SaaS
6 9 (21.95%) SOA
7 7 (17.07%) SMTP
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco
7 7 (17.07%) SQL
7 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) IMail Server
7 7 (17.07%) Dutch Language
7 7 (17.07%) German Language
8 6 (14.63%) OOP
9 5 (12.20%) Web Services
9 5 (12.20%) J2EE
9 5 (12.20%) Oracle
9 5 (12.20%) C#
9 5 (12.20%) Java
9 5 (12.20%) IBM
9 5 (12.20%) HP
9 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
9 5 (12.20%) VMware
9 5 (12.20%) Finance
9 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (41.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) SaaS
2 5 (12.20%) Force.com
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Internet
2 7 (17.07%) SMTP
3 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.44%) MPLS
5 1 (2.44%) OSPF
5 1 (2.44%) BGP
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.44%) Grunt
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 17 (41.46%) Front Office
2 10 (24.39%) Marketing
3 7 (17.07%) Dutch Language
3 7 (17.07%) German Language
4 5 (12.20%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) CRM
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
3 10 (24.39%) Contact Management
3 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
4 9 (21.95%) SOA
5 6 (14.63%) OOP
6 2 (4.88%) Business Development
6 2 (4.88%) B2B
6 2 (4.88%) B2C
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.44%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) TDD
7 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) VTSP
2 2 (4.88%) CCNP
2 2 (4.88%) CCDP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) CCIE
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) IMail Server
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) XenApp
3 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCOrch
1 3 (7.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) HP
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (12.20%) NetApp
4 3 (7.32%) EMC
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) SAP