The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 58 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.07% 5.62% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 5.86% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 8
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +23.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
438 324 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.79% 95.86% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 358 284 328
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Bedfordshire

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 30 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Luton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) VMware
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Lumesse
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) NCDA
3 2 (16.67%) NCIE
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Essbase
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Blog
1 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Process
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) B2B
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) RUP
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (16.67%) NCDA
1 2 (16.67%) NCIE
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) VCAP
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenServer
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Lumesse
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: £40k-£60k + up to 40% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lumesse
Salary: £market-competing + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago