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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 34 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.48% 1.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
193 150 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 95.54% 94.94% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 180 117 103
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (16.67%) Lync

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix