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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 64 65 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.89% 1.52% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.57% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 18
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +55.73%
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
663 637 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.93% 96.52% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 598 595 310
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 August 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Northampton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 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 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (27.27%) ABAP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SAP HANA
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) SEO
5 1 (9.09%) VMware

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) SAP BW
2 3 (27.27%) SAP HANA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) iSeries
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Validation
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) ABAP
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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