The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 57 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.90% 1.97% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.05% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 20
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 633 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.10% 95.76% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 656 585 333
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Northampton

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Northampton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 6 (40.00%) Six Sigma
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) ABAP
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (20.00%) SAP BW
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) MCITP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 3 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Six Sigma
1 6 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) ABAP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sage
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Veeam
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago