The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 48 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.31% 0.67% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.67% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
320 447 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.07% 99.78% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 255 382 481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Leicester

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (75.00%) Presales
2 11 (68.75%) ERP
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
5 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (37.50%) CRM
6 5 (31.25%) Time Management
6 5 (31.25%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (31.25%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Business Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (12.50%) Skype
9 2 (12.50%) WebEx
9 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
9 2 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (31.25%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (31.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) WebEx
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) CentOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Presales
2 11 (68.75%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) Data Migration
3 7 (43.75%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCSP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Sage
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago