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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 44 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.92% 1.05% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 1.06% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £32,900 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £55,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
348 471 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 97.48% 99.16% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 323 412 259
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 15 (57.69%) Java
1 15 (57.69%) XML
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) C++
3 13 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) Android
3 13 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 13 (50.00%) Big Data
3 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 13 (50.00%) Cybercrime
4 12 (46.15%) Android Development
4 12 (46.15%) iOS Development
4 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
4 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Phone
4 12 (46.15%) iPhone
4 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (46.15%) Web Development
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 12 (46.15%) J2EE
4 12 (46.15%) WebLogic
4 12 (46.15%) EJB

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 12 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) XML
2 12 (46.15%) EJB
2 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) J2EE
2 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) SOAP
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.85%) STL
4 1 (3.85%) XSD
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 12 (46.15%) iPhone
2 12 (46.15%) Visualisation
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Android
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Phone
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 13 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 13 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 12 (46.15%) Android Development
3 12 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (46.15%) iOS Development
3 12 (46.15%) Network Design
3 12 (46.15%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) CRM
4 6 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) C++
2 13 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) GIAC
3 1 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SANS
3 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) iptables
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Trillium