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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 72 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.00% 2.81% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.88% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 8
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
822 591 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 91.03% 97.69% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 769 517 612
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £57,500
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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 3 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Consultant
East Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 14 (32.56%) VMware
4 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (27.91%) MCSE
5 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (23.26%) HP
6 10 (23.26%) MCTS
6 10 (23.26%) MCITP
7 9 (20.93%) Citrix
7 9 (20.93%) Windows
7 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.93%) NetScaler
8 8 (18.60%) XenApp
8 8 (18.60%) XenDesktop
8 8 (18.60%) NetApp
9 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (16.28%) CCNP
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL
9 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (16.28%) XenMobile
10 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
10 6 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (13.95%) Firewall
10 6 (13.95%) SAP
10 6 (13.95%) IBM
10 6 (13.95%) CRM
11 5 (11.63%) LAN
11 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (6.98%) Lync
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP CRM
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle TCA
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) IaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) NetScaler
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
4 4 (9.30%) WAN
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.65%) Wireless
6 2 (4.65%) SAN
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) Network Security
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.33%) DB2
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
1 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
1 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.98%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) Replication
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) HACMP
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) CRM
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.98%) Information Management
4 3 (6.98%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.98%) Email Marketing
5 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.65%) Cash Management
5 2 (4.65%) Service Management
5 2 (4.65%) MOF
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) R
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) COBOL
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) MCSE
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) MCTS
2 10 (23.26%) MCITP
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.28%) CCNP
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.63%) VTSP
5 4 (9.30%) CCEE
5 4 (9.30%) CCA
5 4 (9.30%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.98%) CCDP
6 3 (6.98%) VCDX
6 3 (6.98%) NCDA
6 3 (6.98%) NCIE
6 3 (6.98%) VCAP
7 2 (4.65%) CISSP
8 1 (2.33%) CCNA
8 1 (2.33%) CISM
8 1 (2.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) XenApp
2 8 (18.60%) XenDesktop
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
5 4 (9.30%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) RACF
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) XenMobile
2 5 (11.63%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (4.65%) SCSM
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 2 (4.65%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Intune
4 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Cisco
3 14 (32.56%) VMware
4 10 (23.26%) HP
5 9 (20.93%) Citrix
6 8 (18.60%) NetApp
7 6 (13.95%) IBM
7 6 (13.95%) SAP
8 5 (11.63%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) Business Objects
9 4 (9.30%) AppSense
10 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
10 3 (6.98%) EMC
10 3 (6.98%) Veeam
10 3 (6.98%) F5
11 2 (4.65%) Meraki
11 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.65%) ProCurve
12 1 (2.33%) Pegasus
12 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
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