The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 39 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.84% 1.81% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.84% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +43.79%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.86%
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
237 326 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 98.49% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 187 281 228
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Ipswich region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) iPhone
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Phone
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 4 (30.77%) Presales
3 4 (30.77%) Proofpoint
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Smartphone
3 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Clearswift
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Process Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Law
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Nokia
3 4 (30.77%) Apple
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) LAMP
4 3 (23.08%) Billing
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) CTI
2 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) GPRS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (30.77%) Law
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) iPhone
2 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 4 (30.77%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (30.77%) Smartphone
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) Cybercrime
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) IVR
4 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Phone
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Presales
2 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Process Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) COBOL
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Analytics IQ
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) iptables
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Apple
1 4 (30.77%) Clearswift
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Nokia
1 4 (30.77%) Proofpoint
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Verint
3 1 (7.69%) VMware