The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank - 17 22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 2.17% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.17% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 46 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 100.00% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 53
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Consultant
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Livingston

Consultant
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 (100.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft