The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 43 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 0.42% 1.58% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.59% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 8
Average salary £18,000 £60,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-70.00% +90.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Norfolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Norwich 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
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
235 315 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 99.16% 99.37% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 203 302 308
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Consultant
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Norwich

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) NCDA
2 4 (40.00%) NCIE
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) XSL
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (20.00%) XMetaL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) XMetaL
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MarkLogic
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) XSL
3 2 (20.00%) XSLT
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (20.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
1 4 (40.00%) NCDA
1 4 (40.00%) NCIE
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco