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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 6 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 25 62 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 8.71% 25.00% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 28.05% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 3
Average salary £41,250 £57,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.26% +91.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
275 221 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.82% 89.11% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 168 155 114
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,050 £51,000 £45,600
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 Solihull

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Consultant
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Solihull

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Solihull

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 34 (70.83%) Security Cleared
3 33 (68.75%) Essbase
3 33 (68.75%) Hyperion
3 33 (68.75%) Oracle
4 32 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 32 (66.67%) Retail
4 32 (66.67%) Fujitsu
5 29 (60.42%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (52.08%) Oracle EBS
6 25 (52.08%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (43.75%) Time Management
7 21 (43.75%) Hyperion Planning
8 16 (33.33%) HFM
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 13 (27.08%) Oracle Financials
10 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (25.00%) ETL
10 12 (25.00%) Informatica
10 12 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 12 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.67%) Data Integration
12 8 (16.67%) Data Management
13 6 (12.50%) .NET
14 5 (10.42%) XML
14 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (8.33%) Data Quality

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (43.75%) Hyperion Planning
3 16 (33.33%) HFM
4 13 (27.08%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 3 (6.25%) Wireless
2 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) NAS
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) Essbase
2 25 (52.08%) Oracle ODI
3 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.33%) Hyperion Smart View
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) Ant
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (77.08%) Finance
2 32 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 32 (66.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.17%) WCF
4 2 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (43.75%) Time Management
3 12 (25.00%) ETL
3 12 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (16.67%) Data Management
5 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.33%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Change Control
7 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL
7 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C#
1 3 (6.25%) VBScript
2 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
1 3 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Hyperion
1 33 (68.75%) Oracle
2 32 (66.67%) Fujitsu
3 12 (25.00%) Informatica
4 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Dell
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 4 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) Trayport
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) AppSense
7 1 (2.08%) EMC