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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 35 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 28.46% 12.96% 19.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.71% 13.38% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 26
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% -1.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £66,500 £75,000
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
107 157 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 86.99% 96.91% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79 125 129
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (63.10%) SAP
2 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
3 44 (52.38%) MS Excel
4 38 (45.24%) CRM
5 36 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (41.67%) Change Management
6 35 (41.67%) Manufacturing
7 30 (35.71%) Retail
7 30 (35.71%) Salesforce.com
7 30 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (33.33%) SaaS
8 28 (33.33%) Project Management
8 28 (33.33%) SAP Certification
8 28 (33.33%) Games
9 27 (32.14%) ABAP
10 22 (26.19%) ERP
11 19 (22.62%) Service Management
12 15 (17.86%) SAP Implementation
12 15 (17.86%) Time Management
13 14 (16.67%) Billing
13 14 (16.67%) Aerospace
13 14 (16.67%) SAP SD
14 13 (15.48%) Oracle
15 11 (13.10%) Migration
15 11 (13.10%) Finance
16 10 (11.90%) SAP CRM
16 10 (11.90%) Logistics
17 9 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
17 9 (10.71%) Workflow
17 9 (10.71%) SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (1.19%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 44 (52.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 10 (11.90%) SAP CRM
3 9 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (9.52%) SAP ERP
5 7 (8.33%) SAP HCM
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (3.57%) SAP MII
6 3 (3.57%) SAP PP
6 3 (3.57%) SAP QM
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (2.38%) SAP MM
7 2 (2.38%) Agresso
7 2 (2.38%) Lawson
7 2 (2.38%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (2.38%) Academy Housing
7 2 (2.38%) arcHouse
7 2 (2.38%) BigMachines
7 2 (2.38%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 28 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) MPLS
1 2 (2.38%) SAN
1 2 (2.38%) WAN
1 2 (2.38%) DNS
1 2 (2.38%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (2.38%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.38%) PABX
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (8.33%) SAP HANA
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.38%) OLAP
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.19%) MaxDB
5 1 (1.19%) QlikView
5 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) LSMW
2 6 (7.14%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 35 (41.67%) Manufacturing
2 30 (35.71%) Retail
3 28 (33.33%) Games
4 14 (16.67%) Billing
4 14 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 11 (13.10%) Finance
6 6 (7.14%) Back Office
7 3 (3.57%) Automotive
8 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) EDI
3 2 (2.38%) VXML
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) J2EE
3 2 (2.38%) XMPP
4 1 (1.19%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) User Experience
3 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.38%) Replication
4 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) UNIX
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.24%) CRM
2 36 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (41.67%) Change Management
4 28 (33.33%) Project Management
5 22 (26.19%) ERP
6 19 (22.62%) Service Management
7 15 (17.86%) SAP Implementation
7 15 (17.86%) Time Management
8 11 (13.10%) Migration
9 10 (11.90%) Logistics
10 9 (10.71%) Workflow
11 8 (9.52%) Data Migration
12 7 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (8.33%) Data Validation
12 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 7 (8.33%) Validation
13 6 (7.14%) Lean Manufacturing
14 4 (4.76%) Document Management
15 3 (3.57%) Procure-to-pay
15 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.14%) ABAP
2 9 (10.71%) SQL
3 5 (5.95%) Java
3 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.76%) C
5 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) SAP Certification
2 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.38%) MBA
3 2 (2.38%) CIMA
3 2 (2.38%) ACCA
3 2 (2.38%) MCSE
3 2 (2.38%) AAT
4 1 (1.19%) VCP5
4 1 (1.19%) NCIE
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.19%) CCA
4 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CISSP
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) vSphere
2 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.38%) XenApp
2 2 (2.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.19%) XenServer
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCOM
2 3 (3.57%) SCCM
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (63.10%) SAP
2 46 (54.76%) Microsoft
3 30 (35.71%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (15.48%) Oracle
5 9 (10.71%) Business Objects
6 5 (5.95%) IBM
7 4 (4.76%) VMware
8 3 (3.57%) Cisco
8 3 (3.57%) Sage
9 2 (2.38%) ATG
9 2 (2.38%) HP
9 2 (2.38%) Citrix
9 2 (2.38%) Sun
9 2 (2.38%) Epicor
9 2 (2.38%) NetApp
9 2 (2.38%) Pegasus
9 2 (2.38%) CODA
9 2 (2.38%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.38%) Infor
9 2 (2.38%) Northgate
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