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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 35 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.90% - 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% - 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £39,000
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
196 126 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 94.69% 90.00% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 171 116 132
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Advertising
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Coaching
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE
3 5 (71.43%) ClearCase
3 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) AS400
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Business Analysis
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware