The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 31 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 19 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.76% 6.64% 13.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 6.90% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 10
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £19,300 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average 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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
266 290 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.66% 96.35% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 207 223 160
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Solihull

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (69.09%) Finance
2 33 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 30 (54.55%) Retail
3 30 (54.55%) Fujitsu
3 30 (54.55%) Telecoms
4 26 (47.27%) Oracle
5 18 (32.73%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (29.09%) CRM
6 16 (29.09%) Hyperion
6 16 (29.09%) Essbase
6 16 (29.09%) Hyperion Planning
7 15 (27.27%) Time Management
7 15 (27.27%) XML
8 13 (23.64%) Windows
8 13 (23.64%) Data Integration
8 13 (23.64%) Data Management
9 12 (21.82%) SQL
9 12 (21.82%) Oracle EBS
10 11 (20.00%) Business Analysis
11 10 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
11 10 (18.18%) Workflow
11 10 (18.18%) Citrix
11 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.36%) EAM
12 9 (16.36%) Oracle iProcurement
12 9 (16.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (14.55%) Hyperion Smart View
13 8 (14.55%) Windows 7

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (14.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.64%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Hyperion Planning
2 12 (21.82%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (16.36%) Oracle iProcurement
5 6 (10.91%) HFM
6 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (5.45%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (3.64%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (1.82%) Sage 200
8 1 (1.82%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
1 2 (3.64%) Wireless
1 2 (3.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) Essbase
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (14.55%) Hyperion Smart View
4 8 (14.55%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) MSI
General
1 38 (69.09%) Finance
2 30 (54.55%) Retail
2 30 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) XML
2 6 (10.91%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) Silverlight
4 2 (3.64%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.82%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Data Integration
2 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (29.09%) CRM
3 15 (27.27%) Time Management
4 13 (23.64%) Data Management
5 11 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 10 (18.18%) Workflow
7 9 (16.36%) EAM
8 6 (10.91%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) Quality Management
9 5 (9.09%) ERP
9 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.64%) Change Control
11 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) VBScript
2 8 (14.55%) VB
2 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) XenApp
1 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
1 2 (3.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) Fujitsu
2 26 (47.27%) Oracle
3 16 (29.09%) Hyperion
4 10 (18.18%) Citrix
4 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 8 (14.55%) AppSense
6 3 (5.45%) SAP
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) HP
7 2 (3.64%) Dell
7 2 (3.64%) VMware
8 1 (1.82%) Sage
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