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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 65 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 8 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.29% 1.39% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.48% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Average salary £41,500 £53,750 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.79% -32.81%
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
597 609 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.98% 94.13% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 521 536 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Northampton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) CRM
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (38.89%) Time Management
6 6 (33.33%) Marketing
7 5 (27.78%) Sage
8 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 4 (22.22%) Business Development
8 4 (22.22%) Sage CRM
9 3 (16.67%) Office 365
9 3 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (16.67%) Lync
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) .NET
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.11%) IIS
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (11.11%) CCNP
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (11.11%) Network Security
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Sage CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) CRM
2 7 (38.89%) Time Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Development
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Practice Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCDP
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Sage
3 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
5 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
Northampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago