The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 48 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 21 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.54% 6.47% 8.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 6.84% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 41
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 658 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.64% 94.54% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 497 555 438
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Consultant
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Consultant Salary Trend in the North East

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the North East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the North East

Consultant
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the North East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham -9 5 £55,000 +129.16% 2
Tyne and Wear -23 5 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Northumberland - 2 £51,250 - 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 67 (69.07%) SAP
2 55 (56.70%) Manufacturing
3 40 (41.24%) SAP PP
4 27 (27.84%) Logistics
5 19 (19.59%) Integration Testing
6 18 (18.56%) SAP Implementation
7 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.49%) Degree
9 15 (15.46%) SAP QM
9 15 (15.46%) SAP MM
9 15 (15.46%) SLA
10 13 (13.40%) SAP FI
10 13 (13.40%) SAP CO
10 13 (13.40%) SAP FI/CO
11 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.31%) Advertising
12 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
12 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.28%) SAP WM
13 9 (9.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 9 (9.28%) Business Development
13 9 (9.28%) SAP SCM
14 8 (8.25%) Finance
14 8 (8.25%) Project Management
15 7 (7.22%) NetWeaver
15 7 (7.22%) SQL
15 7 (7.22%) German Language
16 6 (6.19%) SAP PM
16 6 (6.19%) ABAP
16 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (7.22%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.09%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) Node.js
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (41.24%) SAP PP
2 15 (15.46%) SAP MM
2 15 (15.46%) SAP QM
3 13 (13.40%) SAP CO
3 13 (13.40%) SAP FI
3 13 (13.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (9.28%) SAP SCM
4 9 (9.28%) SAP WM
5 6 (6.19%) SAP PM
6 4 (4.12%) Dynamics GP
6 4 (4.12%) SAP SD
7 3 (3.09%) SAP GRC
8 2 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (2.06%) SAP HR
9 1 (1.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (1.03%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) VPN
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) DB2
1 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.03%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 55 (56.70%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.31%) Advertising
3 8 (8.25%) Finance
4 7 (7.22%) German Language
5 5 (5.15%) General Ledger
6 4 (4.12%) Dutch Language
7 3 (3.09%) French Language
7 3 (3.09%) Swedish Language
8 1 (1.03%) Back Office
8 1 (1.03%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) EDI
1 4 (4.12%) SAP Basis
1 4 (4.12%) SAPUI5
2 3 (3.09%) SAP ALE
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.06%) BAPI
3 2 (2.06%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.03%) LINQ
4 1 (1.03%) React
4 1 (1.03%) REST
4 1 (1.03%) Spring
4 1 (1.03%) WCF
4 1 (1.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) Unix
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Logistics
2 19 (19.59%) Integration Testing
3 18 (18.56%) SAP Implementation
4 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.31%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.28%) Business Development
7 8 (8.25%) Project Management
8 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.15%) B2B
9 5 (5.15%) Telemarketing
10 4 (4.12%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.12%) ERP
10 4 (4.12%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.09%) OO
11 3 (3.09%) Presales
12 2 (2.06%) Business Analysis
12 2 (2.06%) OOP
12 2 (2.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) ABAP
3 3 (3.09%) SAPscript
4 2 (2.06%) C
4 2 (2.06%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) C++
5 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.03%) Scala
5 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) CCA
2 1 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (1.03%) CISM
2 1 (1.03%) CISSP
2 1 (1.03%) IISP
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.46%) SLA
2 9 (9.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.03%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 67 (69.07%) SAP
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.06%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) Cognos
5 1 (1.03%) Draytek
5 1 (1.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) VMware
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