The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 76 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 23 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.38% 2.15% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.22% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 23
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £59,500 £58,700
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
935 1172 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.59% 97.10% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 748 942 1142
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 24 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Essex

Consultant
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -4 7 £35,500 +69.04% 1
Chelmsford +11 4 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Brentwood +10 2 £100,000 +66.66%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 21 (39.62%) Mentoring
3 18 (33.96%) .NET
4 17 (32.08%) C#
4 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
4 17 (32.08%) Workflow
5 16 (30.19%) Ajax
5 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
5 16 (30.19%) QA
5 16 (30.19%) Wealth Management
5 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
5 16 (30.19%) OOD
5 16 (30.19%) HTML
5 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 16 (30.19%) VB.NET
5 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
5 16 (30.19%) CSS
5 16 (30.19%) SDLC
5 16 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (18.87%) SAP
7 7 (13.21%) Project Management
8 6 (11.32%) ABAP
8 6 (11.32%) Law
8 6 (11.32%) Marketing
9 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.43%) SAP BW

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) SAP R/3
2 4 (7.55%) SAP CO
2 4 (7.55%) SAP FI
2 4 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (7.55%) SAP GRC
2 4 (7.55%) SAP MM
2 4 (7.55%) SAP PS
2 4 (7.55%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.89%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) LAN
2 2 (3.77%) MPLS
2 2 (3.77%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) VLAN
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) SAP BW
4 4 (7.55%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (60.38%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Law
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) French Language
3 2 (3.77%) German Language
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
2 16 (30.19%) Ajax
2 16 (30.19%) ASP.NET
2 16 (30.19%) CSS
2 16 (30.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Mentoring
2 17 (32.08%) Workflow
3 16 (30.19%) OOD
3 16 (30.19%) SDLC
3 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
3 16 (30.19%) Wealth Management
4 7 (13.21%) Project Management
5 5 (9.43%) Line Management
5 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.43%) SAP Security
5 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Business Development
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.77%) Budget Control
7 2 (3.77%) ERP
7 2 (3.77%) Logistics
7 2 (3.77%) Presales
8 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.89%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) C#
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
2 16 (30.19%) VB.NET
3 6 (11.32%) ABAP
4 2 (3.77%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) ACCA
2 2 (3.77%) CIMA
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) CCNP
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) SAP
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Juniper
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
3 2 (3.77%) Pegasus
3 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
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