The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Midlands region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 10 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.87% 13.68% 30.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.61% 14.55% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 19
Median salary £70,000 £66,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.66% +32.50%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%
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
51 110 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 96.23% 94.02% 92.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 89 75
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 7 December 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
1 12 (38.71%) Functional Testing
2 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
2 11 (35.48%) SDLC
2 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (35.48%) CRM
3 9 (29.03%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (19.35%) ERP
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Cognos
5 6 (19.35%) IBM
5 6 (19.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
7 4 (12.90%) Firewall
7 4 (12.90%) EDIFACT
7 4 (12.90%) EDI
7 4 (12.90%) CCSP
7 4 (12.90%) CCNP
7 4 (12.90%) SOAP
7 4 (12.90%) XML
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
7 4 (12.90%) TRADACOMS

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) EDI
1 4 (12.90%) EDIFACT
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
1 4 (12.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) TRADACOMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (38.71%) Functional Testing
1 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
2 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
2 11 (35.48%) CRM
2 11 (35.48%) SDLC
2 11 (35.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (19.35%) ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) Network Design
7 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CCNP
1 4 (12.90%) CCSP
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCDE
2 1 (3.23%) CCDP
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Cognos
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) F5
5 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
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