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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 38 64 34
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 38 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.30% 1.86% 6.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.73% 1.98% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 40
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
565 658 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.70% 94.27% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 495 563 564
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +7 15 £58,750 +38.23%
Clevedon - 9 £21,000 -
Street - 5 £30,000 -
Taunton - 1 - - 1
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (27.85%) Windows
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
3 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
4 15 (18.99%) Oracle
4 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
5 14 (17.72%) Degree
5 14 (17.72%) HTML
5 14 (17.72%) IIS
6 13 (16.46%) WAN
7 12 (15.19%) CMS
8 11 (13.92%) Marketing
8 11 (13.92%) IBM
8 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
8 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
8 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (11.39%) MySQL
10 9 (11.39%) CRM
11 8 (10.13%) SOA
11 8 (10.13%) Project Management
11 8 (10.13%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (10.13%) .NET
11 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
12 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
13 6 (7.59%) Adobe
13 6 (7.59%) Photoshop
13 6 (7.59%) Acrobat

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.72%) IIS
3 12 (15.19%) CMS
4 8 (10.13%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.80%) Lync
9 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) Acrobat
2 6 (7.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (7.59%) InDesign
2 6 (7.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.27%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) WAN
2 6 (7.59%) Intranet
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 11 (13.92%) Marketing
3 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.06%) Publishing
4 4 (5.06%) Legal
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Games
6 2 (2.53%) Electronics
6 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.53%) Advertising
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
7 1 (1.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) HTML
2 8 (10.13%) .NET
3 6 (7.59%) HTML5
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.59%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.53%) DTV
3 2 (2.53%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.27%) RMADS
4 1 (1.27%) FMCG
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) IPTV
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 3 (3.80%) UNIX
5 2 (2.53%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2
1 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (11.39%) CRM
3 8 (10.13%) SOA
3 8 (10.13%) Project Management
4 6 (7.59%) Email Marketing
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (6.33%) Business Development
5 5 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.06%) ITIL
6 4 (5.06%) Web Design
6 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.80%) Data Transformation
7 3 (3.80%) Migration
7 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.53%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Java
3 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.53%) C#
5 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) COBIT
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) IBM
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.59%) Adobe
5 3 (3.80%) SAP
6 2 (2.53%) Progress
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) Alterian
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
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