The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 52 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.94% 1.66% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.69% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -12.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 295 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.11% 98.01% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 252 271 301
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,775 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Consultant
Suffolk

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 16 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (47.06%) Advertising
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Social Media
2 5 (29.41%) Use Case
3 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) UML
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) Semantic Web
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Ontologies
4 2 (11.76%) MarkLogic
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) XMetaL
4 2 (11.76%) RDF
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) XHTML
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) VBA
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) XML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.88%) LoadUI
General
1 8 (47.06%) Advertising
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) XSL
1 2 (11.76%) XSLT
1 2 (11.76%) XHTML
1 2 (11.76%) XML Schema
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Social Media
2 2 (11.76%) Ontologies
2 2 (11.76%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Use Case
2 4 (23.53%) UML
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) SOA
3 2 (11.76%) RDF
4 1 (5.88%) Test Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) C++
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Ipswich
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago