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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 76 70 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.99% 1.35% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.39% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 22
Average salary £41,250 £46,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
889 861 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.59% 96.52% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 773 794 590
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
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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
Northampton 0 5 £48,750 -22.00% 2
Corby - 1 - -
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) CRM
3 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 9 (30.00%) Time Management
4 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (26.67%) Marketing
6 7 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.67%) SAP
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (13.33%) Business Development
9 4 (13.33%) MS Office
9 4 (13.33%) SQL
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 4 (13.33%) Sage
9 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
9 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (13.33%) Project Management
9 4 (13.33%) Sage CRM
10 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (10.00%) .NET
10 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
10 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (13.33%) Sage CRM
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) VoIP
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SAP HANA
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) CRM
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Business Development
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) SEO
6 2 (6.67%) Practice Management
6 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) Pay per click
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.67%) ABAP
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) CCNP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Sage
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
5 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Teradata
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam
6 1 (3.33%) Informatica
6 1 (3.33%) JDA
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge OR Northampton
LGSS
Salary: £42K - £47K
Posted: 17 days ago