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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 36 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 29.03% 25.00% 26.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.43% 25.67% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 38
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £90,000 £70,000
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
111 187 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 89.52% 97.40% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62 144 103
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £85,000
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 31 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 44 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 41 (52.56%) SAP
3 39 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 28 (35.90%) Manufacturing
5 27 (34.62%) CRM
5 27 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (33.33%) Change Management
6 26 (33.33%) Retail
6 26 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (32.05%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (29.49%) ABAP
9 22 (28.21%) Project Management
9 22 (28.21%) SAP Certification
9 22 (28.21%) Games
9 22 (28.21%) SaaS
10 16 (20.51%) Finance
11 13 (16.67%) Time Management
12 12 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (15.38%) Aerospace
12 12 (15.38%) SAP SD
13 11 (14.10%) Oracle
13 11 (14.10%) ERP
13 11 (14.10%) Migration
13 11 (14.10%) Service Management
14 10 (12.82%) Logistics
15 9 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
15 9 (11.54%) Workflow
16 8 (10.26%) SAP CRM
16 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (10.26%) Billing

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) Lync
3 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 39 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.38%) SAP SD
1 12 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.26%) SAP CRM
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.13%) SAP HCM
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.56%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.28%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.28%) SAP WM
6 1 (1.28%) Maximo
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (1.28%) ENOVIA
6 1 (1.28%) SAP PLM
6 1 (1.28%) SAP LE
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.21%) SaaS
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) SAN
2 3 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (2.56%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.56%) PABX
3 2 (2.56%) MPLS
3 2 (2.56%) WAN
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (8.97%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.56%) OLAP
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (2.56%) QlikView
5 1 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.28%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.28%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) LSMW
General
1 28 (35.90%) Manufacturing
2 26 (33.33%) Retail
3 22 (28.21%) Games
4 16 (20.51%) Finance
5 12 (15.38%) Aerospace
6 8 (10.26%) Billing
7 4 (5.13%) Banking
8 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.28%) Local Government
9 1 (1.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) EDI
3 2 (2.56%) VXML
3 2 (2.56%) J2EE
3 2 (2.56%) XMPP
4 1 (1.28%) JSON
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.28%) CSS
4 1 (1.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.62%) CRM
2 26 (33.33%) Change Management
3 22 (28.21%) Project Management
4 13 (16.67%) Time Management
5 11 (14.10%) Service Management
5 11 (14.10%) ERP
5 11 (14.10%) Migration
6 10 (12.82%) Logistics
7 9 (11.54%) Workflow
7 9 (11.54%) SAP Implementation
8 8 (10.26%) Data Migration
8 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.97%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (8.97%) Data Validation
9 7 (8.97%) Validation
10 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.13%) Scrum
11 4 (5.13%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) ABAP
2 6 (7.69%) SQL
3 4 (5.13%) C
4 3 (3.85%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) SAP Certification
2 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.13%) MCSE
3 4 (5.13%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) CISSP
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.28%) NCIE
5 1 (1.28%) CRISC
5 1 (1.28%) VCP5
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.28%) CISM
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.28%) CCA
5 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.28%) MCSA
5 1 (1.28%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) vSphere
2 4 (5.13%) XenDesktop
2 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.13%) XenApp
3 3 (3.85%) XenServer
3 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) SCOM
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.28%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (56.41%) Microsoft
2 41 (52.56%) SAP
3 25 (32.05%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (14.10%) Oracle
5 8 (10.26%) Business Objects
6 6 (7.69%) VMware
7 4 (5.13%) HP
7 4 (5.13%) Citrix
7 4 (5.13%) NetApp
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco
8 3 (3.85%) Eloqua
9 1 (1.28%) Brocade
9 1 (1.28%) Symantec
9 1 (1.28%) IBM
9 1 (1.28%) Sage
9 1 (1.28%) Dell
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