The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 31 29 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 17 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.89% 5.57% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 5.88% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 10
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £58,250 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 323 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.54% 94.72% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 239 298 441
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Luton

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Luton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (20.00%) CCSE
4 4 (20.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) CCNP
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) Local Government
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
4 4 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Summit
6 2 (10.00%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (10.00%) Temenos T24
1 2 (10.00%) Finacle
1 2 (10.00%) Summit
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Local Government
3 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) SOAP
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
1 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) B2B
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (20.00%) CCSE
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (15.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (10.00%) Avaloq
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) Fiserv
4 2 (10.00%) Lumesse
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
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