The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 7 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 17 45 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.59% 16.54% 42.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.18% 18.07% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 99
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £78,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 249 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 95.56% 91.54% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 187 205
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Consultant
England

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 11 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 33 (50.77%) Oracle
2 26 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (36.92%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (36.92%) SQL
3 24 (36.92%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (33.85%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (32.31%) Finance
6 16 (24.62%) ETL
7 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
8 11 (16.92%) Dimensional Modelling
8 11 (16.92%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 10 (15.38%) NetScaler
9 10 (15.38%) Project Management
9 10 (15.38%) Citrix
9 10 (15.38%) Windows
9 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
10 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
10 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
11 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
11 8 (12.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (12.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (12.31%) Hadoop
11 8 (12.31%) Oracle Exadata
11 8 (12.31%) Oracle Exalogic
11 8 (12.31%) F5
11 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
11 8 (12.31%) TippingPoint

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 24 (36.92%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (10.77%) HFM
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (6.15%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (1.54%) SAP CRM
8 1 (1.54%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (1.54%) Agresso
8 1 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (1.54%) SAP Business One
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (1.54%) SAP GRC
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 8 (12.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (12.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.31%) VPN
2 8 (12.31%) SSL
2 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 8 (12.31%) IPsec
2 8 (12.31%) Network Security
2 8 (12.31%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (10.77%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
4 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
5 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
5 8 (12.31%) MySQL
5 8 (12.31%) Cognos Impromptu
5 8 (12.31%) Hadoop
5 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.31%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (12.31%) SQLPlus
6 7 (10.77%) Essbase
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (7.69%) OLAP
8 5 (7.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Selenium
General
1 21 (32.31%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) Middleware
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.54%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Exalogic
2 5 (7.69%) NHS
2 5 (7.69%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) UNIX
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (24.62%) ETL
3 11 (16.92%) Dimensional Modelling
4 10 (15.38%) Project Management
5 8 (12.31%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (12.31%) Project Planning
6 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.23%) Software Testing
7 6 (9.23%) CRM
8 5 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.15%) SOA
10 3 (4.62%) Validation
11 2 (3.08%) Workflow
11 2 (3.08%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.08%) Functional Testing
12 1 (1.54%) SAP Security
12 1 (1.54%) Marketing Strategy
12 1 (1.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
3 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) OCP
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (9.23%) ISEB
4 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.08%) MCSE
5 2 (3.08%) CCEE
5 2 (3.08%) CCA
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.08%) MCTS
5 2 (3.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) XenApp
2 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) vCloud
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Oracle
2 10 (15.38%) Citrix
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) IronPort
3 8 (12.31%) TippingPoint
3 8 (12.31%) Blue Coat
3 8 (12.31%) Sourcefire
3 8 (12.31%) Fortinet
3 8 (12.31%) F5
3 8 (12.31%) Juniper
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco
3 8 (12.31%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.31%) McAfee
3 8 (12.31%) Websense
4 7 (10.77%) Hyperion
4 7 (10.77%) Informatica
5 5 (7.69%) SAP
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) AppSense
6 2 (3.08%) HP
Midlands
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands - home or office based with UK Travel
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago