The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Newport 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 11 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 31 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 12.70% 2.55% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.86% 2.60% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 2
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport 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
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
241 192 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 98.77% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 214 178 118
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Consultant
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Newport region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Newport

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Newport region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Newport

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 20 (45.45%) BMC
2 20 (45.45%) Remedy
2 20 (45.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 20 (45.45%) Analytics
3 17 (38.64%) Finance
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.73%) Degree
5 9 (20.45%) Windows
5 9 (20.45%) VMware
6 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) SQL
8 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (11.36%) Banking
9 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.36%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
9 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (11.36%) Big Data
9 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
10 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (9.09%) Office 365
10 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DHCP
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
1 4 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) ExtremeXOS
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.36%) Big Data
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Advertising
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) WSH
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (9.09%) AS400
4 3 (6.82%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Analytics
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Business Transformation
5 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 4 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) Business Performance Management
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
1 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (22.73%) Degree
3 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCA
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (9.09%) MCSE
6 3 (6.82%) VCP5
7 2 (4.55%) HND
8 1 (2.27%) CBAP
8 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 3 (6.82%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) BMC
1 20 (45.45%) Remedy
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (6.82%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
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