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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 58 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 16 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.38% 0.69% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.70% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
657 719 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.91% 98.90% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 538 613 781
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Loughborough -3 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Leicester +16 2 £42,625 -5.27% 1
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 23 (62.16%) Presales
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 20 (54.05%) ERP
4 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
5 13 (35.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 11 (29.73%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
7 10 (27.03%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) Migration
8 7 (18.92%) NetApp
8 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
9 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (16.22%) CRM
10 5 (13.51%) Cisco
10 5 (13.51%) Retail
10 5 (13.51%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (13.51%) Time Management
11 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
11 4 (10.81%) Sage
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
12 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.11%) Avaya
12 3 (8.11%) Sun
12 3 (8.11%) Citrix
12 3 (8.11%) MS Office
12 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.11%) LAN
12 3 (8.11%) WAN

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (29.73%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (13.51%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (8.11%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) Skype
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
1 3 (8.11%) WebEx
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (29.73%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) CentOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Presales
2 20 (54.05%) ERP
3 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
3 7 (18.92%) Migration
4 6 (16.22%) CRM
4 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Time Management
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analytics
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (8.11%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.11%) Product Management
8 2 (5.41%) Change Control
8 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Logistics
8 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCSP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) NetApp
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Sage
6 3 (8.11%) Avaya
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Sun
7 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Infor
8 1 (2.70%) F5
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) SAP
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