The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 30 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.43% 8.14% 7.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.07% 8.68% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 17
Average salary £62,500 £61,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
298 242 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.71% 93.80% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 190 211 288
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Consultant
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Middlesex

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 49 (65.33%) SAP
2 34 (45.33%) Manufacturing
2 34 (45.33%) FMCG
3 19 (25.33%) SAP WM
4 16 (21.33%) SAP FI
4 16 (21.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 16 (21.33%) SAP CO
5 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.33%) Finance
7 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (14.67%) Procure-to-pay
8 11 (14.67%) .NET
9 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (13.33%) InfoPath
10 9 (12.00%) jQuery
10 9 (12.00%) Ajax
10 9 (12.00%) WCF
10 9 (12.00%) Nintex
10 9 (12.00%) C#
10 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (12.00%) XSLT
11 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (9.33%) Logistics
12 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.33%) SAP IS-U
13 6 (8.00%) CRM
13 6 (8.00%) Windows

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (16.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (16.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) Site Server
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) InfoPath
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (25.33%) SAP WM
2 16 (21.33%) SAP FI
2 16 (21.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (21.33%) SAP CO
3 7 (9.33%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (5.33%) SAP MRS
4 4 (5.33%) SAP MM
5 3 (4.00%) SAP APO
6 2 (2.67%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (2.67%) Line 500
6 2 (2.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (2.67%) Sage 1000
6 2 (2.67%) Sage 200
6 2 (2.67%) Magento
6 2 (2.67%) SAP CS
6 2 (2.67%) SAP PM
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (2.67%) SAP CRM
6 2 (2.67%) SAP HR
6 2 (2.67%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) LAN
2 3 (4.00%) WAN
2 3 (4.00%) VPN
2 3 (4.00%) Frame Relay
2 3 (4.00%) OSPF
2 3 (4.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (4.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (45.33%) Manufacturing
2 13 (17.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Billing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) .NET
2 9 (12.00%) jQuery
2 9 (12.00%) Ajax
2 9 (12.00%) WCF
2 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (12.00%) XSLT
3 2 (2.67%) CSS3
3 2 (2.67%) HTML5
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (45.33%) FMCG
2 3 (4.00%) Replication
2 3 (4.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.67%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) UNIX
2 5 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (9.33%) Logistics
3 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.00%) CRM
5 5 (6.67%) ERP
6 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.00%) Change Management
7 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.67%) System Testing
8 2 (2.67%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.67%) Data Management
8 2 (2.67%) Automated Testing
8 2 (2.67%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (2.67%) Project Management
8 2 (2.67%) OO
8 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL
9 1 (1.33%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) C#
1 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.33%) SQL
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
3 2 (2.67%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.00%) CCA
2 3 (4.00%) CCIE
2 3 (4.00%) CCNP
3 2 (2.67%) NCDA
3 2 (2.67%) NCIE
3 2 (2.67%) VCDX
3 2 (2.67%) VCAP
3 2 (2.67%) VTSP
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCP
4 1 (1.33%) MCSD
4 1 (1.33%) MCSE
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Legato
Vendors
1 49 (65.33%) SAP
2 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.00%) Nintex
4 6 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (5.33%) F5
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle
6 3 (4.00%) Nokia
6 3 (4.00%) Pegasus
6 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.67%) Citrix
7 2 (2.67%) CommVault
7 2 (2.67%) NetApp
7 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.67%) Sage
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) HP
8 1 (1.33%) Sun
8 1 (1.33%) Remedy