The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 26 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.56% 2.60% 4.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 2.65% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £47,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 302 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.41% 98.05% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 210 284 381
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Consultant
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Ipswich

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Test Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) SAML
3 3 (16.67%) ForgeRock
3 3 (16.67%) OAuth
3 3 (16.67%) SPNEGO
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) QA
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
4 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 2 (11.11%) JMeter
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JMeter
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) SAML
1 3 (16.67%) OAuth
1 3 (16.67%) SPNEGO
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Test Management
2 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) ForgeRock
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Google
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