The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 45 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 48 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.01% 4.41% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 4.60% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 41
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1141 1066 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.32% 95.86% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 984 890 1007
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
East of England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
Basildon +6 5 £63,750 +41.66% 1
Colchester -13 4 £47,500 +46.15%
Chelmsford -12 2 £80,000 +46.78%
Loughton - 2 - -
Harlow -3 1 £60,000 +11.11%
Thurrock - 1 - -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 16 (19.28%) Finance
3 14 (16.87%) Degree
4 13 (15.66%) Oracle
4 13 (15.66%) Windows
5 12 (14.46%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (14.46%) Project Management
6 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
6 11 (13.25%) UNIX
7 10 (12.05%) Change Management
8 9 (10.84%) RDBMS
8 9 (10.84%) OCP
8 9 (10.84%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (10.84%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (10.84%) Billing
8 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
8 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
9 8 (9.64%) ERP
9 8 (9.64%) Java
10 7 (8.43%) Sage
10 7 (8.43%) Sage 200
11 6 (7.23%) QA
11 6 (7.23%) Advertising
11 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
11 6 (7.23%) MS Office
11 6 (7.23%) Linux
12 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (6.02%) OCA
12 5 (6.02%) E-business
12 5 (6.02%) Migration

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.61%) CICS
1 3 (3.61%) CMS
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Office
2 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Sage 200
2 3 (3.61%) VisionPLUS
3 1 (1.20%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.20%) SAP TEM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Force.com
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.20%) ATM
3 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) RDBMS
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
1 9 (10.84%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.02%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.82%) SQLPlus
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) MS Access
5 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.20%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.20%) QADirector
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Billing
3 6 (7.23%) Advertising
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.61%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) Mason
3 2 (2.41%) Visualforce
3 2 (2.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.20%) COM
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.20%) CSS3
4 1 (1.20%) HTML5
4 1 (1.20%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.61%) VSAM
3 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.41%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.41%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) PMI
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) UNIX
3 6 (7.23%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.46%) Project Management
2 10 (12.05%) Change Management
3 8 (9.64%) ERP
4 5 (6.02%) E-business
4 5 (6.02%) Migration
4 5 (6.02%) Information Security
5 4 (4.82%) Performance Management
5 4 (4.82%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.82%) SIEM
5 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.82%) CRM
6 3 (3.61%) OO
6 3 (3.61%) Business Development
6 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.41%) Regression Testing
7 2 (2.41%) Data Management
7 2 (2.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 11 (13.25%) PL/SQL
3 8 (9.64%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) COBOL
4 3 (3.61%) JCL
5 2 (2.41%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.41%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) OCP
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (6.02%) OCA
3 5 (6.02%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.61%) CISSP
5 2 (2.41%) CEH
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.41%) CSSLP
5 2 (2.41%) VCDX
5 2 (2.41%) VCAP
5 2 (2.41%) VTSP
5 2 (2.41%) NCDA
5 2 (2.41%) NCIE
5 2 (2.41%) CISM
5 2 (2.41%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.20%) PMP
6 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.41%) WebInspect
2 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Legato
3 1 (1.20%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle
2 12 (14.46%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (8.43%) Sage
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.82%) Citrix
6 3 (3.61%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) VMware
7 2 (2.41%) HP
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.41%) CommVault
7 2 (2.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.41%) Progress
8 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago