The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
South East / Kent
Rank 71 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.65% 1.55% 3.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.58% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 33
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £63,000 £60,000
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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
826 1074 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.29% 97.73% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 645 927 881
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Kent region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Kent

Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -17 4 £35,000 -34.88% 2
Stansted - 1 £65,000 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Kent region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (23.26%) Windows
4 9 (20.93%) Information Security
5 8 (18.60%) Firewall
5 8 (18.60%) WAN
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
6 7 (16.28%) VPN
6 7 (16.28%) B2B
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (16.28%) MPLS
6 7 (16.28%) DSL
6 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
6 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) SIEM
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (13.95%) Degree
7 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.95%) LANDesk
7 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
7 6 (13.95%) Tripwire
7 6 (13.95%) CEH
7 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
7 6 (13.95%) System Testing
7 6 (13.95%) Time Management
7 6 (13.95%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Firewall
1 8 (18.60%) WAN
2 7 (16.28%) DSL
2 7 (16.28%) MPLS
2 7 (16.28%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) JSON
2 1 (2.33%) ServiceStack
2 1 (2.33%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (20.93%) Information Security
4 7 (16.28%) B2B
4 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.28%) SIEM
5 6 (13.95%) Analytics
5 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
5 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.95%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 6 (13.95%) Patch Management
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.95%) Secure Coding
5 6 (13.95%) System Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Time Management
5 6 (13.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C#
1 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) CEH
1 6 (13.95%) CREST Certified
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
1 6 (13.95%) OSCP
1 6 (13.95%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Forcepoint
1 6 (13.95%) LANDesk
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
1 6 (13.95%) Tripwire
2 4 (9.30%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) CODA
3 2 (4.65%) EMC
3 2 (4.65%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.33%) Veeam
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago