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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 36 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.51% 2.76% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 2.82% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 2
Median salary - £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
197 425 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 100.00% 97.93% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 163 376 217
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Clearswift
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Clearswift
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia
1 1 (25.00%) Proofpoint