The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 18 April 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 27 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.67% 3.41% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 3.50% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 200 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 93.33% 97.56% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 107
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Shropshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 2 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Kofax
3 1 (14.29%) OPNET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Network Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
1 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Kofax
1 1 (14.29%) OPNET
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) Nokia
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
Telford
IT HR
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford
IT HR
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago