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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 26 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 69 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.31% 3.52% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 3.62% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 40
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,250 £72,500
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 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
808 636 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.35% 97.40% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 596 556 617
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear +20 43 £45,000 - 17
Durham - 3 £50,000 - 1
Northumberland - 2 £45,000 -
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 28 (24.35%) Security Cleared
3 27 (23.48%) Oracle
3 27 (23.48%) SAP
3 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
4 24 (20.87%) SC Cleared
5 23 (20.00%) SQL
6 21 (18.26%) CRM
7 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
8 16 (13.91%) Oracle 11i
9 15 (13.04%) Project Management
9 15 (13.04%) Advertising
10 14 (12.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (12.17%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (12.17%) Oracle Payables
10 14 (12.17%) Oracle Receivables
11 11 (9.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
11 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (9.57%) Regression Testing
12 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
12 10 (8.70%) ERP
13 9 (7.83%) ITIL
13 9 (7.83%) SAP FI
13 9 (7.83%) Sage
13 9 (7.83%) SAP FI/CO
13 9 (7.83%) SAP CO
13 9 (7.83%) SAP Implementation
13 9 (7.83%) Sage 200

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.87%) Lync
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.87%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 16 (13.91%) Oracle 11i
2 14 (12.17%) Oracle Financials
2 14 (12.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (12.17%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (12.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 11 (9.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 9 (7.83%) Sage 200
4 9 (7.83%) SAP FI
4 9 (7.83%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (7.83%) SAP CO
5 8 (6.96%) SAP HCM
5 8 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (6.96%) SAP PP
6 7 (6.09%) Sage 50
6 7 (6.09%) Oracle HRMS
6 7 (6.09%) Pegasus Opera
7 6 (5.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (5.22%) Sage BI
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) VoIP
2 3 (2.61%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.61%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.87%) HTTP
4 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.35%) Spotfire
2 5 (4.35%) QlikView
2 5 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.87%) Essbase
4 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.87%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.87%) Subversion
1 1 (0.87%) Selenium
1 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.87%) PHPUnit
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 15 (13.04%) Advertising
3 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.09%) Banking
5 5 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.61%) Retail
7 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) .NET
1 5 (4.35%) D3.js
2 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.61%) COM
3 3 (2.61%) XML
4 2 (1.74%) MDX
5 1 (0.87%) Symfony
5 1 (0.87%) jQuery
5 1 (0.87%) MooTools
5 1 (0.87%) YAML
5 1 (0.87%) REST
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.87%) XHTML
5 1 (0.87%) Spring
5 1 (0.87%) JSON
5 1 (0.87%) SOAP
5 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) Visualisation
1 5 (4.35%) User Experience
2 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.74%) Credit Risk
2 2 (1.74%) Market Risk
2 2 (1.74%) RMADS
2 2 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.74%) CESG
2 2 (1.74%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (1.74%) Derivative
2 2 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (1.74%) Taxonomies
2 2 (1.74%) FlexPod
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.87%) Celerra
3 1 (0.87%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.48%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) CRM
2 15 (13.04%) Project Management
3 14 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (9.57%) Regression Testing
4 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.70%) ERP
6 9 (7.83%) ITIL
6 9 (7.83%) SAP Implementation
7 7 (6.09%) Workflow
7 7 (6.09%) Analytics
8 6 (5.22%) Integration Testing
8 6 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.35%) Data Management
9 5 (4.35%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.35%) User Experience Design
9 5 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
9 5 (4.35%) Data Modelling
9 5 (4.35%) ETL
9 5 (4.35%) Visual Analytics
10 4 (3.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (5.22%) ABAP
3 5 (4.35%) R
4 3 (2.61%) C#
5 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.74%) C
6 1 (0.87%) PHP
6 1 (0.87%) C++
6 1 (0.87%) Java
6 1 (0.87%) Python
6 1 (0.87%) Ruby
6 1 (0.87%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.87%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.22%) CCNA
5 2 (1.74%) CCDP
5 2 (1.74%) CCNP
5 2 (1.74%) CISSP
5 2 (1.74%) MCTS
5 2 (1.74%) MCITP
5 2 (1.74%) SSCP
5 2 (1.74%) CISM
5 2 (1.74%) CEH
5 2 (1.74%) VTSP
6 1 (0.87%) CCEE
6 1 (0.87%) CCIA
6 1 (0.87%) HP AIS
6 1 (0.87%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.87%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.87%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) SLA
1 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) MiFID
2 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.74%) EMIR
2 2 (1.74%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) XenDesktop
2 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.48%) XenApp
4 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.74%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.87%) XenServer
6 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) SCCM
1 3 (2.61%) SCOrch
1 3 (2.61%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Oracle
1 27 (23.48%) SAP
1 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Sage
3 7 (6.09%) Pegasus
3 7 (6.09%) Cisco
4 6 (5.22%) HP
4 6 (5.22%) NetApp
4 6 (5.22%) VMware
4 6 (5.22%) Mitel
5 5 (4.35%) Tableau
5 5 (4.35%) Alteryx
5 5 (4.35%) IBM
6 4 (3.48%) EMC
6 4 (3.48%) Citrix
7 2 (1.74%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.74%) Murex
7 2 (1.74%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.87%) Dell
8 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£40K depending on skills and experience) plus £2K bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + +car+training+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + OTE + Holidays + Car Target
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + attractive benefits and extensive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Company Days out
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, health care, bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, travel allowence, health care
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Travel allowance, Bonus, pension
Posted: 25 days ago