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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 32 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 15 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.64% 9.23% 21.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 9.88% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 11
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
300 253 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 92.88% 93.36% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 242 174 176
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,248 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) CRM
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (29.41%) Fujitsu
6 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
6 10 (29.41%) Retail
6 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
8 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 7 (20.59%) Solaris
9 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
9 6 (17.65%) Essbase
9 6 (17.65%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (14.71%) XenApp
10 5 (14.71%) Citrix
10 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (5.88%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.65%) Essbase
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Solaris
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) CRM
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
3 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.76%) EAM
4 4 (11.76%) SOA
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Workflow
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) VBScript
3 4 (11.76%) VB
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) XenApp
2 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (11.76%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Fujitsu
3 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) AppSense
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Netezza
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) CommVault
7 2 (5.88%) VMware
8 1 (2.94%) Veritas
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Sun
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