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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 48 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 21 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.55% 4.85% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 5.10% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 8
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +124.48%
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
576 765 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.30% 95.15% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 517 689 458
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -6 16 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Street - 2 - -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (32.35%) WAN
1 11 (32.35%) CMS
2 7 (20.59%) SAP
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Logistics
4 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) Windows
4 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Sage
5 3 (8.82%) Sage 200
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (5.88%) SCCM
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Marketing
6 2 (5.88%) Android
6 2 (5.88%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) WSUS
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.88%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.88%) iOS SDK

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (32.35%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (8.82%) Sage 200
2 2 (5.88%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) iBeacon
3 1 (2.94%) VoIP
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.94%) QlikView
1 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.94%) Cascading
2 1 (2.94%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) CESG
3 1 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.94%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Logistics
1 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) CRM
4 2 (5.88%) Data Management
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.88%) Android Development
4 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (2.94%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Spark SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) MCSE
1 2 (5.88%) MCSA
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Sage
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) MobileIron
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Intel
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Talend
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