The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 10 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 31 17 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.27% 12.32% 17.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.45% 13.49% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 39
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,400 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
168 126 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.76% 91.30% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131 72 209
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Consultant Salary Trend in the Midlands

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 33 (60.00%) SAP
2 22 (40.00%) CRM
2 22 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (38.18%) Change Management
4 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
4 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
5 17 (30.91%) ERP
6 15 (27.27%) Manufacturing
7 14 (25.45%) ABAP
7 14 (25.45%) Project Management
7 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (21.82%) SAP HANA
8 12 (21.82%) Service Management
8 12 (21.82%) Oracle
8 12 (21.82%) Retail
9 11 (20.00%) SAP ERP
10 10 (18.18%) Games
10 10 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (18.18%) SAP Certification
10 10 (18.18%) SaaS
10 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
10 10 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
11 9 (16.36%) Aerospace
11 9 (16.36%) SAP Implementation
12 8 (14.55%) Lean Manufacturing
12 8 (14.55%) Finance
12 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
12 8 (14.55%) Back Office
12 8 (14.55%) PowerDesigner
12 8 (14.55%) SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (7.27%) NetWeaver
2 2 (3.64%) Lync
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (34.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 7 (12.73%) SAP HCM
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (7.27%) SAP SD
3 4 (7.27%) SAP PP
3 4 (7.27%) SAP MII
3 4 (7.27%) SAP QM
3 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (5.45%) SAP CRM
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (3.64%) Agresso
5 2 (3.64%) Lawson
5 2 (3.64%) Orchard Housing
5 2 (3.64%) Aareon QL
5 2 (3.64%) OPENHousing
5 2 (3.64%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (3.64%) Northgate Housing
5 2 (3.64%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (3.64%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
1 2 (3.64%) DNS
1 2 (3.64%) MPLS
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
1 2 (3.64%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SAP HANA
2 7 (12.73%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (10.91%) SAP BW
3 6 (10.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (9.09%) Xcelsius
4 5 (9.09%) SAP BI
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (3.64%) OLAP
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.82%) MySQL
7 1 (1.82%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 12 (21.82%) Retail
3 10 (18.18%) Games
4 9 (16.36%) Aerospace
5 8 (14.55%) Back Office
5 8 (14.55%) Finance
6 7 (12.73%) Billing
7 3 (5.45%) Automotive
8 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Middleware
1 2 (3.64%) VXML
1 2 (3.64%) J2EE
1 2 (3.64%) XMPP
2 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.82%) jQuery
2 1 (1.82%) JSP
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.82%) Spring
2 1 (1.82%) Ajax
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.55%) User Experience
3 8 (14.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.27%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.64%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) CRM
1 22 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (38.18%) Change Management
3 17 (30.91%) ERP
4 14 (25.45%) Project Management
5 12 (21.82%) Service Management
6 10 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
7 9 (16.36%) SAP Implementation
8 8 (14.55%) Lean Manufacturing
9 7 (12.73%) Time Management
9 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.09%) Analytics
10 5 (9.09%) Workflow
11 4 (7.27%) Migration
11 4 (7.27%) PLM
11 4 (7.27%) Document Management
11 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
11 4 (7.27%) Kanban
11 4 (7.27%) CAPA
11 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) ABAP
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) Java
4 5 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.64%) C
6 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) SAP Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) AAT
3 2 (3.64%) ACCA
3 2 (3.64%) CIMA
3 2 (3.64%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) SAP
2 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle
4 10 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (9.09%) IBM
6 3 (5.45%) Infor
6 3 (5.45%) hybris
6 3 (5.45%) Sage
7 2 (3.64%) Aareon
7 2 (3.64%) Kypera
7 2 (3.64%) ATG
7 2 (3.64%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) Northgate
7 2 (3.64%) Civica
7 2 (3.64%) Capita
7 2 (3.64%) Orchard
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) Sun
7 2 (3.64%) Epicor
7 2 (3.64%) Pegasus
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