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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 22 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.22% 21.74% 24.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.18% 22.60% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 32
Average salary £55,000 £56,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +8.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £45,000 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £76,000 £74,500
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
91 177 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.92% 96.20% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 139 111
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 24 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 42 (58.33%) SAP
3 38 (52.78%) MS Excel
4 29 (40.28%) Change Management
5 28 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (37.50%) Manufacturing
7 26 (36.11%) CRM
7 26 (36.11%) ABAP
8 25 (34.72%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (30.56%) SaaS
10 22 (30.56%) Project Management
10 22 (30.56%) SAP Certification
10 22 (30.56%) Games
10 22 (30.56%) Retail
11 16 (22.22%) Time Management
12 12 (16.67%) SAP SD
13 11 (15.28%) ERP
13 11 (15.28%) Migration
13 11 (15.28%) Service Management
13 11 (15.28%) Dynamics CRM
14 10 (13.89%) Logistics
15 9 (12.50%) Workflow
15 9 (12.50%) Finance
15 9 (12.50%) Business Objects
15 9 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
16 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
16 8 (11.11%) Oracle
16 8 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (11.11%) Aerospace

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (1.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 38 (52.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) SAP SD
2 11 (15.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (11.11%) SAP CRM
4 7 (9.72%) SAP HCM
5 3 (4.17%) BigMachines
5 3 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (2.78%) SAP MM
7 1 (1.39%) SAP WM
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (1.39%) Maximo
7 1 (1.39%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.56%) SaaS
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SAN
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.78%) PABX
3 2 (2.78%) MPLS
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
3 2 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (9.72%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.78%) OLAP
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (2.78%) QlikView
4 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.39%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.39%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) LSMW
General
1 27 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 22 (30.56%) Games
2 22 (30.56%) Retail
3 9 (12.50%) Finance
4 8 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 8 (11.11%) Billing
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) .NET
2 3 (4.17%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) EDI
3 2 (2.78%) VXML
3 2 (2.78%) J2EE
3 2 (2.78%) XMPP
4 1 (1.39%) JSON
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) SOAP
4 1 (1.39%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.28%) Change Management
2 28 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (36.11%) CRM
4 22 (30.56%) Project Management
5 16 (22.22%) Time Management
6 11 (15.28%) Service Management
6 11 (15.28%) Migration
6 11 (15.28%) ERP
7 10 (13.89%) Logistics
8 9 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
8 9 (12.50%) Workflow
9 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
10 7 (9.72%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (9.72%) Data Validation
10 7 (9.72%) Validation
10 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
12 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (4.17%) Network Design
13 3 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) ABAP
2 5 (6.94%) SQL
3 4 (5.56%) C
4 3 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) SAP Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) NCIE
5 1 (1.39%) CRISC
5 1 (1.39%) VCP5
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
5 1 (1.39%) CCA
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CISM
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) vSphere
2 4 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.56%) XenApp
3 3 (4.17%) XenServer
3 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCOM
2 3 (4.17%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 42 (58.33%) SAP
3 25 (34.72%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 8 (11.11%) Oracle
6 6 (8.33%) VMware
7 4 (5.56%) HP
7 4 (5.56%) Citrix
7 4 (5.56%) NetApp
8 3 (4.17%) Cisco
8 3 (4.17%) Eloqua
8 3 (4.17%) Conga
9 1 (1.39%) Brocade
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) Sage
9 1 (1.39%) Dell
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