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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 40 44 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 20 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.05% 3.45% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 3.62% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 20
Average salary £27,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £40,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,750 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
461 552 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.32% 95.17% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 400 442 643
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 15 £27,500 -47.61% 2
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.58%) Project Management
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle
4 13 (20.97%) HTML
4 13 (20.97%) IIS
4 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
4 13 (20.97%) Degree
5 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
5 11 (17.74%) CRM
6 10 (16.13%) WAN
6 10 (16.13%) SAP
6 10 (16.13%) CMS
7 9 (14.52%) Logistics
7 9 (14.52%) MySQL
8 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
9 7 (11.29%) Marketing
9 7 (11.29%) Sage 200
9 7 (11.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (11.29%) IBM
9 7 (11.29%) Sage
9 7 (11.29%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (11.29%) Adobe
10 6 (9.68%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (9.68%) Photoshop
10 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.68%) Acrobat
10 6 (9.68%) Intranet

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 13 (20.97%) IIS
1 13 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) CMS
3 7 (11.29%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.84%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) Acrobat
2 6 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (9.68%) InDesign
2 6 (9.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (11.29%) Sage 200
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.23%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.61%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) WAN
2 6 (9.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (11.29%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Legal
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) HTML
2 6 (9.68%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
2 6 (9.68%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.61%) RMADS
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Project Management
2 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
2 11 (17.74%) CRM
3 9 (14.52%) Logistics
4 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.68%) Email Marketing
5 6 (9.68%) Business Development
6 4 (6.45%) Web Design
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.23%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.61%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.61%) ERP
9 1 (1.61%) SOA
9 1 (1.61%) TOGAF
9 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.61%) Information Security
9 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) WSUS
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) SAP
3 7 (11.29%) IBM
3 7 (11.29%) Adobe
3 7 (11.29%) Sage
4 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.23%) Progress
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
6 1 (1.61%) EMC
6 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Alterian
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Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £excellent + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago