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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 10 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 7.69% 4.35% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 4.44% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -34.78%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redditch 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
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 100.00% 97.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 38 51
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Consultant
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Redditch

Consultant
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 3 (60.00%) CCVP
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) VCP4

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (60.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCVP
4 1 (20.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Mitel
1 5 (100.00%) Aruba