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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 26 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 50 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.34% 7.09% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.96% 7.25% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 23
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
628 552 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 92.22% 97.87% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 530 437 535
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +4 36 £52,500 +10.52% 17
Durham +6 9 £24,000 -44.74% 1
Consultant
England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 45 (36.29%) Finance
2 35 (28.23%) Microsoft
3 27 (21.77%) SQL
3 27 (21.77%) Oracle
4 21 (16.94%) SAP
5 19 (15.32%) CRM
6 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
7 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
8 15 (12.10%) Windows
8 15 (12.10%) Java
8 15 (12.10%) Citrix
9 14 (11.29%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
10 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
10 13 (10.48%) MS Exchange
11 12 (9.68%) Cisco
11 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
11 12 (9.68%) Banking
12 11 (8.87%) SAP CO
12 11 (8.87%) Advertising
12 11 (8.87%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (8.87%) ITIL
12 11 (8.87%) SAP FI
13 10 (8.06%) VMware
13 10 (8.06%) Hyper-V
14 9 (7.26%) SAP Implementation
14 9 (7.26%) Project Management
14 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (7.26%) UNIX

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 13 (10.48%) SharePoint
1 13 (10.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.23%) Lync
3 4 (3.23%) IIS
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.61%) AquaLogic
5 2 (1.61%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (8.87%) SAP FI/CO
3 11 (8.87%) SAP CO
3 11 (8.87%) SAP FI
4 8 (6.45%) SAP PP
4 8 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (5.65%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (5.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 6 (4.84%) Oracle iProcurement
6 6 (4.84%) Sage 200
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (2.42%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (1.61%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) SaaS
2 3 (2.42%) Office 365
3 2 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Firewall
2 6 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (4.84%) Internet
3 5 (4.03%) VoIP
4 3 (2.42%) WLAN
4 3 (2.42%) POP3
4 3 (2.42%) SMTP
4 3 (2.42%) DHCP
4 3 (2.42%) HSRP
4 3 (2.42%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.42%) Wireless
4 3 (2.42%) Frame Relay
4 3 (2.42%) IPsec
4 3 (2.42%) VLAN
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.42%) Network Security
4 3 (2.42%) MPLS
4 3 (2.42%) OSPF
4 3 (2.42%) BGP
4 3 (2.42%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (2.42%) Big Data
4 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.42%) Spotfire
4 3 (2.42%) QlikView
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) Essbase
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.81%) Subversion
1 1 (0.81%) Selenium
1 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.81%) PHPUnit
General
1 45 (36.29%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Banking
3 11 (8.87%) Advertising
4 6 (4.84%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.23%) Retail
7 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.61%) Legal
8 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.84%) XML
2 4 (3.23%) .NET
2 4 (3.23%) MDX
3 3 (2.42%) JRules
3 3 (2.42%) SOAP
3 3 (2.42%) Web Services
3 3 (2.42%) D3.js
4 2 (1.61%) Middleware
4 2 (1.61%) J2EE
4 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.61%) RESTful
5 1 (0.81%) REST
5 1 (0.81%) Spring
5 1 (0.81%) JSON
5 1 (0.81%) Symfony
5 1 (0.81%) Django
5 1 (0.81%) jQuery
5 1 (0.81%) MooTools
5 1 (0.81%) YAML
5 1 (0.81%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) User Experience
3 3 (2.42%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.61%) FlexPod
4 2 (1.61%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.61%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.61%) RMADS
4 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.61%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) CESG
4 2 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.61%) Derivative
4 2 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (1.61%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.10%) Windows
2 9 (7.26%) UNIX
3 5 (4.03%) Linux
4 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.32%) CRM
2 12 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (8.87%) ITIL
4 9 (7.26%) ERP
4 9 (7.26%) Project Management
4 9 (7.26%) SAP Implementation
5 8 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 7 (5.65%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (4.84%) Software Licensing
7 6 (4.84%) Migration
7 6 (4.84%) Regression Testing
8 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.03%) Analytics
8 5 (4.03%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.23%) EAM
9 4 (3.23%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.23%) ETL
9 4 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.77%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) Java
3 7 (5.65%) C
3 7 (5.65%) ABAP
4 5 (4.03%) C#
5 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.42%) R
7 2 (1.61%) Python
7 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) C++
8 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) VBScript
8 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.81%) Ruby
8 1 (0.81%) PHP5
8 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.45%) Degree
3 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.03%) CCNA
5 4 (3.23%) MCSE
6 3 (2.42%) MCSA
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (2.42%) ACCA
6 3 (2.42%) ICAEW
6 3 (2.42%) CIPFA
6 3 (2.42%) CIMA
7 2 (1.61%) CEH
7 2 (1.61%) CCNP
7 2 (1.61%) SSCP
7 2 (1.61%) CISM
7 2 (1.61%) CCDP
7 2 (1.61%) CISSP
7 2 (1.61%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.61%) EMIR
3 2 (1.61%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.61%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (8.06%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.65%) XenApp
4 5 (4.03%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.23%) XenServer
6 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.42%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.42%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.61%) OpenView
3 2 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (28.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.77%) Oracle
3 21 (16.94%) SAP
4 15 (12.10%) Citrix
5 12 (9.68%) Cisco
6 10 (8.06%) VMware
7 7 (5.65%) HP
8 6 (4.84%) Sage
8 6 (4.84%) NetApp
9 5 (4.03%) IBM
10 4 (3.23%) EMC
11 3 (2.42%) Hyperion
11 3 (2.42%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.42%) Tableau
11 3 (2.42%) Alteryx
12 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.61%) Mitel
12 2 (1.61%) Informatica
12 2 (1.61%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.61%) Murex
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