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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 62 74 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 26 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.05% 2.36% 6.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 2.40% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 68
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £48,000 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,600 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -0.94%
Consultant
South East

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
772 1083 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.22% 98.37% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 667 966 1020
Median salary £44,750 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.23% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dartford +1 6 £42,500 +41.66%
Folkestone +3 3 £27,000 -51.56%
Stansted - 1 £65,000 -
West Malling - 1 - -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Kent region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (48.21%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 25 (44.64%) Information Security
3 24 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 21 (37.50%) SIEM
5 21 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 20 (35.71%) Secure Coding
6 20 (35.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 20 (35.71%) System Testing
7 19 (33.93%) CREST Certified
7 19 (33.93%) CEH
8 16 (28.57%) SANS
8 16 (28.57%) Time Management
8 16 (28.57%) Degree
8 16 (28.57%) OSCP
9 15 (26.79%) Windows
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (16.07%) MPLS
10 9 (16.07%) DSL
10 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
10 9 (16.07%) WAN
10 9 (16.07%) VPN
10 9 (16.07%) B2B
10 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
10 9 (16.07%) Firewall
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DSL
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
1 9 (16.07%) MPLS
1 9 (16.07%) VPN
1 9 (16.07%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Lumira
1 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.71%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (44.64%) Information Security
3 24 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (37.50%) SIEM
4 21 (37.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 20 (35.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 20 (35.71%) Secure Coding
5 20 (35.71%) System Testing
6 16 (28.57%) Time Management
7 9 (16.07%) B2B
7 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.71%) Analytics
9 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
9 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.71%) Patch Management
9 6 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (10.71%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.93%) Security Management
11 4 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) C
2 1 (1.79%) C#
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) CEH
1 19 (33.93%) CREST Certified
2 16 (28.57%) Degree
2 16 (28.57%) OSCP
2 16 (28.57%) SANS
3 3 (5.36%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (39.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Forcepoint
1 6 (10.71%) LANDesk
1 6 (10.71%) SolarWinds
1 6 (10.71%) Tripwire
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) SAP
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