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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 6 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 36 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.75% 13.77% 14.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.64% 14.39% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 23
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,500 £77,000
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
159 132 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 82.81% 95.65% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 83 174
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (57.97%) SAP
2 29 (42.03%) CRM
3 28 (40.58%) MS Excel
3 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
4 27 (39.13%) Change Management
5 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (31.88%) Manufacturing
7 20 (28.99%) ERP
7 20 (28.99%) Project Management
7 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (26.09%) Retail
9 17 (24.64%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (24.64%) ABAP
10 16 (23.19%) SAP Certification
10 16 (23.19%) Games
10 16 (23.19%) Data Centre
10 16 (23.19%) Data Centre Operations
10 16 (23.19%) SaaS
11 15 (21.74%) Service Management
12 13 (18.84%) Oracle
13 12 (17.39%) SAP Implementation
14 11 (15.94%) SAP ERP
14 11 (15.94%) Aerospace
15 10 (14.49%) SAP HANA
16 9 (13.04%) Time Management
16 9 (13.04%) Billing
16 9 (13.04%) Finance
16 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
16 9 (13.04%) SQL
17 8 (11.59%) SAP SD

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.35%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.90%) Lync
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (40.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.94%) SAP ERP
2 8 (11.59%) SAP SD
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (10.14%) SAP HCM
4 5 (7.25%) SAP CRM
5 4 (5.80%) SAP PP
5 4 (5.80%) SAP QM
5 4 (5.80%) SAP MII
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (2.90%) Academy Housing
7 2 (2.90%) arcHouse
7 2 (2.90%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (2.90%) Agresso
7 2 (2.90%) Lawson
7 2 (2.90%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (2.90%) Aareon QL
7 2 (2.90%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Force.com
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) WAN
1 2 (2.90%) DNS
1 2 (2.90%) MPLS
1 2 (2.90%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.90%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SAP HANA
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.35%) SAP BW
3 3 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.90%) Xcelsius
4 2 (2.90%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.90%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.90%) OLAP
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.90%) LSMW
General
1 22 (31.88%) Manufacturing
2 18 (26.09%) Retail
3 16 (23.19%) Games
4 11 (15.94%) Aerospace
5 9 (13.04%) Billing
5 9 (13.04%) Finance
6 8 (11.59%) Back Office
7 3 (4.35%) Automotive
8 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) J2EE
2 2 (2.90%) EDI
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) VXML
2 2 (2.90%) XMPP
3 1 (1.45%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.45%) jQuery
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.45%) Spring
3 1 (1.45%) Ajax
3 1 (1.45%) JSP
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.19%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (11.59%) User Experience
5 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 2 (2.90%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) CRM
2 27 (39.13%) Change Management
3 25 (36.23%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (28.99%) Project Management
4 20 (28.99%) ERP
5 16 (23.19%) Data Centre Operations
6 15 (21.74%) Service Management
7 12 (17.39%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (13.04%) Time Management
9 8 (11.59%) Lean Manufacturing
9 8 (11.59%) Workflow
10 7 (10.14%) Migration
10 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.25%) Document Management
12 4 (5.80%) Kanban
12 4 (5.80%) CAPA
12 4 (5.80%) Data Migration
12 4 (5.80%) PLM
12 4 (5.80%) Logistics
12 4 (5.80%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) ABAP
2 9 (13.04%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Java
4 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.35%) C
6 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) SAP Certification
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) AAT
3 2 (2.90%) ACCA
3 2 (2.90%) CIMA
3 2 (2.90%) MBA
4 1 (1.45%) CISM
4 1 (1.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (57.97%) SAP
2 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.64%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (18.84%) Oracle
5 6 (8.70%) Business Objects
6 5 (7.25%) IBM
7 3 (4.35%) Sage
7 3 (4.35%) Infor
7 3 (4.35%) hybris
8 2 (2.90%) ATG
8 2 (2.90%) VMware
8 2 (2.90%) Northgate
8 2 (2.90%) Civica
8 2 (2.90%) Capita
8 2 (2.90%) Orchard
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco
8 2 (2.90%) Sun
8 2 (2.90%) Epicor
8 2 (2.90%) Pegasus
8 2 (2.90%) CODA
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