The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 75 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 15 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.69% 1.62% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.67% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 896 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.11% 96.76% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 604 772 605
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Consultant
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Loughborough +1 1 £35,000 - 1
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
4 1 (7.14%) Drupal
4 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) SAP CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
4 1 (7.14%) Xcode
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) VMware

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CRM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
1 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
1 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Information Security
1 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.14%) Information Management
2 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
1 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) vCloud
3 1 (7.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago