The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 68 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.49% 5.87% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 6.27% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £51,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
446 383 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.69% 93.64% 99.64%
Number of salaries quoted 365 348 261
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Hampshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Consultant
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 9 (45.00%) Citrix
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
1 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (25.00%) XenApp
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) VCAP
6 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (15.00%) VCDX
6 3 (15.00%) vSphere
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.00%) CIMA
7 2 (10.00%) Clustering

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Business One
2 1 (5.00%) Exchequer
2 1 (5.00%) Lawson
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (15.00%) VCDX
1 3 (15.00%) VCAP
2 2 (10.00%) ACCA
2 2 (10.00%) CIMA
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Sage