The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 22 July 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 103 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £24,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1413 1147 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 96.14% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 937 728 774
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Consultant
Scotland

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IT Consultant
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) ISACA
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISACA
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft