The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 67 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.40% 4.62% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 4.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 2
Average salary £47,500 £23,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+102.12% -46.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £22,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
620 334 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.42% 96.53% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 580 315 392
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Northamptonshire

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 25 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Northampton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (38.89%) MCTS
4 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (38.89%) MCSE
5 6 (33.33%) MS Office
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco
7 4 (22.22%) UNIX
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) NCDA
7 4 (22.22%) NCIE
7 4 (22.22%) vSphere
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 3 (16.67%) XenMobile
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (16.67%) Lync
8 3 (16.67%) CCEE
8 3 (16.67%) Office 365
8 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (16.67%) AppSense

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) OpenEdge
1 3 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix
2 1 (5.56%) EMC Centera
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) ISMS
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (38.89%) MCTS
1 7 (38.89%) MCITP
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) NCDA
2 4 (22.22%) NCIE
3 3 (16.67%) CCEE
3 3 (16.67%) CCA
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
4 2 (11.11%) VCDX
4 2 (11.11%) VCAP
4 2 (11.11%) VTSP
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) NetApp
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) AppSense
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Veeam
6 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) Isilon
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