The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 10 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 5.00% 0.79% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 0.81% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £38,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 124 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 97.64% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 58
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Consultant
West Lothian

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 20 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) RDF
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) RDF
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP