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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 54 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 20 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.93% 3.64% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.74% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 20
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £50,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -35.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £61,000 £65,500
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
662 829 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.07% 97.41% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 515 721 606
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 28 August 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
(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
Leicester +9 10 £43,750 +25.00%
Loughborough - 8 £32,500 -
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (36.11%) ERP
1 13 (36.11%) Retail
2 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (27.78%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) SAP
4 9 (25.00%) SAP HANA
5 7 (19.44%) SAP BW
5 7 (19.44%) SAP BI
5 7 (19.44%) ABAP
5 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 7 (19.44%) SDLC
6 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (13.89%) Marketing
8 4 (11.11%) ACCA
8 4 (11.11%) CIMA
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.11%) MySQL
9 3 (8.33%) Linux
9 3 (8.33%) B2B
9 3 (8.33%) B2C
9 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (8.33%) Business Development
9 3 (8.33%) Degree
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP SD
1 2 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) WebEx
2 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) SAP BW
2 7 (19.44%) SAP BI
2 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.78%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.78%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (36.11%) Retail
2 10 (27.78%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) CentOS
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ERP
2 12 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) SDLC
4 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) Business Development
6 3 (8.33%) B2B
6 3 (8.33%) B2C
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) Information Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Information Governance
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) ABAP
2 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ACCA
1 4 (11.11%) CIMA
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.78%) XenApp
1 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.78%) vSphere
1 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Endeca
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter