The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 46 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.35% 3.36% 5.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.37% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £18,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
286 386 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.97% 99.74% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 267 361 268
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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%) Cisco
1 9 (45.00%) Dell
1 9 (45.00%) Presales
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) EMC
3 7 (35.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) NetApp
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 3 (15.00%) StorNext
6 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
6 3 (15.00%) Simpana
6 3 (15.00%) CommVault
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) Google
7 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 2 (10.00%) COBIT
7 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (10.00%) CISMP
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (20.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) SMTP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) CESG
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Presales
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (10.00%) CISMP
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
1 2 (10.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (5.00%) ACCA
2 1 (5.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) COBIT
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) StorNext
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
1 9 (45.00%) Dell
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
2 7 (35.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) NetApp
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) CommVault
5 2 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Sage