The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 14 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 8.47% - 8.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.62% - 8.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £25,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincoln 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
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 98.31% 96.88% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 47
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Consultant
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Lincoln

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) MCT
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Anite
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) VCAP
4 1 (16.67%) CCEE
4 1 (16.67%) CCIA
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) MCT
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) VCAP
3 1 (16.67%) CCEE
3 1 (16.67%) CCIA
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Anite
3 1 (16.67%) VMware