The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Shropshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 48 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.74% 2.43% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.45% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £40,600 £39,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,000 £42,150
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
393 204 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.52% 99.03% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 299 173 109
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -11 7 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
1 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) F5
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 3 (16.67%) Avaya
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) CCIE
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCDA
3 3 (16.67%) CCDP
3 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 3 (16.67%) CCSA
3 3 (16.67%) CCSE
3 3 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 3 (16.67%) JNCIE
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP PP
1 2 (11.11%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) LAN
1 6 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) EDI
1 1 (5.56%) EDIFACT
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
1 3 (16.67%) Network Design
1 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CCDA
2 3 (16.67%) CCDP
2 3 (16.67%) CCIE
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) CCSA
2 3 (16.67%) CCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) JNCIE
2 3 (16.67%) JNCIP
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
1 6 (33.33%) F5
2 3 (16.67%) Avaya
2 3 (16.67%) Juniper
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Siebel
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago