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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 50 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 17 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.81% 4.49% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 4.67% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 9
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +120.00%
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
574 813 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.03% 95.99% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 510 715 507
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -2 13 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Street - 1 - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (27.78%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Logistics
3 8 (22.22%) WAN
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) CMS
4 7 (19.44%) Sage
4 7 (19.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (19.44%) Sage 200
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 4 (11.11%) Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) CRM
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) VMware
7 3 (8.33%) Finance
7 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) SCCM
8 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.56%) WSUS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.56%) .NET
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.56%) MCSE

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (19.44%) Sage 200
2 2 (5.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) iBeacon
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) JSP
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.78%) Cascading
2 1 (2.78%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) CESG
2 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.78%) RMADS
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Logistics
2 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security
6 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
7 1 (2.78%) ETL
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) BCP
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Business Development
7 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Spark SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCSE
1 2 (5.56%) MCSA
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.78%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) WSUS
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Sage
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) Intel
6 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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