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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 53 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 13 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.84% 0.32% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 0.33% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £22,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+144.44% -55.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
445 303 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.37% 96.50% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 243 207
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) Objective-C
2 13 (76.47%) DV Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Android
2 13 (76.47%) Reverse Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Big Data
2 13 (76.47%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (76.47%) Mobile Development
2 13 (76.47%) Cybercrime
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) J2EE
4 11 (64.71%) WebLogic
4 11 (64.71%) EJB
4 11 (64.71%) Python
4 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
4 11 (64.71%) Network Design
4 11 (64.71%) iPhone
4 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
4 11 (64.71%) Integration Testing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (64.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) XML
2 11 (64.71%) EJB
2 11 (64.71%) Hibernate
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) J2EE
2 11 (64.71%) Spring
3 2 (11.76%) Java EE
3 2 (11.76%) STL
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Cybercrime
2 11 (64.71%) iPhone
2 11 (64.71%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Android
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Phone
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Cybersecurity
1 13 (76.47%) Mobile Development
1 13 (76.47%) Reverse Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Android Development
3 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Integration Testing
3 11 (64.71%) iOS Development
3 11 (64.71%) Network Design
3 11 (64.71%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) Objective-C
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) DV Cleared
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 2 (11.76%) GIAC
3 2 (11.76%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SANS
3 2 (11.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) iptables
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Trillium
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