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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 42 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 8 25 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.68% 9.88% 25.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 10.46% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 10
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,500 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
279 239 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 93.62% 94.47% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 227 145 147
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 27 March 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 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
3 11 (44.00%) CRM
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (24.00%) Solaris
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
8 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (16.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.00%) Essbase
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (16.00%) Hyperion
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) SOA
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (16.00%) Essbase
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) CRM
2 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) SOA
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
3 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) CommVault
3 2 (8.00%) Netezza
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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