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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 35 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.44% 2.53% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 2.71% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 4
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
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
323 221 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 92.55% 93.25% 99.13%
Number of salaries quoted 259 155 88
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £59,100
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 12 £41,250 -2.94% 3
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) SCOM
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (16.67%) ADSL
3 3 (16.67%) PSTN
3 3 (16.67%) VoIP

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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PP
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PP-PI
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) ADSL
2 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
2 3 (16.67%) PSTN
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) EDI
2 1 (5.56%) EDIFACT
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Presales
1 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Microservices
3 2 (11.11%) Network Design
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.11%) Groovy
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SANS
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) rkt
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) SonicWALL
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) webMethods
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago