The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 78 64 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 27 37 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.27% 2.90% 5.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 3.01% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 30
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £54,900
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Consultant
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Essex

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Essex

Consultant
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Loughton - 3 £32,500 - 1
Chelmsford +8 2 - -
Witham - 1 £28,500 - 1
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 16 (36.36%) Workflow
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (25.00%) OOD
3 11 (25.00%) SDLC
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (25.00%) QA
3 11 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (25.00%) Ajax
3 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (22.73%) SAP
5 8 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 7 (15.91%) CRM
7 6 (13.64%) ABAP
8 5 (11.36%) SAP R/3
8 5 (11.36%) SAP CRM
8 5 (11.36%) SAP Security

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP CRM
1 5 (11.36%) SAP R/3
2 4 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 4 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 4 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (9.09%) SAP GRC
2 4 (9.09%) SAP HCM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP HR
2 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
2 4 (9.09%) SAP PS
2 4 (9.09%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
1 2 (4.55%) MPLS
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.55%) VLAN
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Billing
2 4 (9.09%) German Language
2 4 (9.09%) Law
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) French Language
4 2 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (25.00%) Ajax
2 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (25.00%) CSS
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Workflow
2 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 11 (25.00%) OOD
3 11 (25.00%) SDLC
3 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 8 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 7 (15.91%) CRM
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 5 (11.36%) SAP Security
7 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.55%) Coaching
8 2 (4.55%) Logistics
8 2 (4.55%) Migration
9 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) Business Development
9 1 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.27%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (13.64%) ABAP
4 3 (6.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) SAP
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco
2 3 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.55%) Juniper
3 2 (4.55%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.27%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.27%) Verint
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