The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 57 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 13 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.30% 5.75% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 6.01% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 18
Average salary £36,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 649 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.45% 95.72% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 450 552 584
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Consultant
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Somerset

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Somerset

Consultant
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -17 8 £28,500 -45.71%
Taunton +9 1 £50,000 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (21.74%) SAP
2 9 (19.57%) Logistics
3 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 8 (17.39%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) CMS
4 7 (15.22%) WAN
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.22%) Sage
4 7 (15.22%) Sage 200
4 7 (15.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (13.04%) Windows
6 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 5 (10.87%) Business Development
7 4 (8.70%) Web Design
7 4 (8.70%) Adobe
7 4 (8.70%) Legal
7 4 (8.70%) Publishing
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.52%) Linux
8 3 (6.52%) SQL
8 3 (6.52%) MySQL
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle
8 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (4.35%) Email Marketing
9 2 (4.35%) SCCM
9 2 (4.35%) WSUS
9 2 (4.35%) HTML5
9 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 8

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (15.22%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.35%) InDesign
2 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (15.22%) Sage 200
2 2 (4.35%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
1 1 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (8.70%) Legal
1 4 (8.70%) Publishing
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (2.17%) Cascading
2 1 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.17%) RMADS
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) CESG
3 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
3 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Logistics
2 8 (17.39%) Project Management
3 5 (10.87%) CRM
3 5 (10.87%) Business Development
4 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.70%) Web Design
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.35%) Email Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.17%) Change Control
6 1 (2.17%) User Stories
6 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.17%) People Management
6 1 (2.17%) BCP
6 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) MCSE
2 2 (4.35%) MCSA
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) WSUS
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) SAP
2 7 (15.22%) Sage
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Adobe
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Progress
6 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) Alterian
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