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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / Midlands
Rank 4 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.00% 15.00% 28.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.00% 16.07% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 25
Median salary £38,500 £63,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.60% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
25 112 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.33% 93.33% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 96 90
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (33.33%) Cognos
3 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 6 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) CCSP
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.11%) Office 365
7 2 (11.11%) Presales
7 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) MCSE

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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) ERP
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Presales
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) CCSP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Cognos
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Intel Security