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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 6 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 19 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.32% 29.82% 25.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 33.55% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 34
Average salary £63,750 £48,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £35,700 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £56,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
114 152 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.94% 88.89% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 100 96 130
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (41.18%) SAP
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
4 7 (20.59%) Retail
4 7 (20.59%) Presales
5 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
5 6 (17.65%) Windows
5 6 (17.65%) Finance
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) Unix
6 5 (14.71%) ERP
6 5 (14.71%) SAP PP
6 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
6 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
7 4 (11.76%) Office 365
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (11.76%) Symantec
7 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Automotive
7 4 (11.76%) VMware
7 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
7 4 (11.76%) Information Management
7 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (8.82%) SAP Retail

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (8.82%) MTS
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) SAP PP
2 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (8.82%) SAP Retail
3 3 (8.82%) SAP WM
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (5.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (5.88%) SAP ERP
4 2 (5.88%) SAP QM
4 2 (5.88%) SAP SM
5 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.94%) SAP APO
5 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.94%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) IPv6
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.94%) OSPF
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.59%) Retail
3 6 (17.65%) Finance
4 4 (11.76%) Automotive
5 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 2 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) VXML
2 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.94%) IVR
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Presales
2 6 (17.65%) CRM
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) ERP
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.76%) Information Management
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Logistics
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Perl
1 1 (2.94%) Python
1 1 (2.94%) RPG
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCDA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ACCA
2 1 (2.94%) CCDP
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CIMA
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ICAEW
2 1 (2.94%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) SAP
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Symantec
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Infor
4 2 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.94%) Verint
Midlands
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: Circa £450/day
Posted: 3 days ago