The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 46 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 36 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.52% 1.59% 5.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 1.65% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 25
Average salary £55,000 £24,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.48% -51.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £23,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 545 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.48% 96.12% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 689 464 489
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
South West

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +9 35 £55,000 +120.00% 3
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 54 (72.00%) Finance
2 25 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 21 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 20 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 18 (24.00%) Investment Management
6 16 (21.33%) SOA
7 15 (20.00%) Java
7 15 (20.00%) .NET
8 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
9 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 10 (13.33%) Windows
10 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (13.33%) Banking
11 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
11 9 (12.00%) ITIL
11 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (12.00%) COBIT
11 9 (12.00%) Digital Media
12 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (10.67%) VMware
13 7 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (9.33%) Project Management
13 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
14 6 (8.00%) Linux
14 6 (8.00%) XML
14 6 (8.00%) SAP
14 6 (8.00%) LAN
14 6 (8.00%) WAN

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) FastStats
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) LAN
1 6 (8.00%) WAN
1 6 (8.00%) SAN
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.33%) IPv4
3 1 (1.33%) IPv6
3 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Maven
1 4 (5.33%) Ant
1 4 (5.33%) JUnit
1 4 (5.33%) Selenium
1 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.33%) Apache Ivy
General
1 54 (72.00%) Finance
2 20 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.33%) Electronics
4 4 (5.33%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (8.00%) XML
3 4 (5.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (5.33%) Spring
3 4 (5.33%) JSF
3 4 (5.33%) JNDI
3 4 (5.33%) JAXB
3 4 (5.33%) JMX
3 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 4 (5.33%) JDBC
3 4 (5.33%) JSP
3 4 (5.33%) SOAP
3 4 (5.33%) Web Services
3 4 (5.33%) XSLT
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 4 (5.33%) JMS
3 4 (5.33%) Java RMI
3 4 (5.33%) HTML5
3 4 (5.33%) REST
3 4 (5.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.33%) DTV
3 2 (2.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Business Analysis
2 18 (24.00%) Investment Management
3 16 (21.33%) SOA
4 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.00%) ITIL
6 7 (9.33%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (9.33%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.67%) Migration
8 4 (5.33%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.33%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.33%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.33%) Data Transformation
9 3 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.33%) SQL
4 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.33%) Python
5 1 (1.33%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) COBIT
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) VMware
3 6 (8.00%) SAP
4 4 (5.33%) Sun
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) Unica
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) Teradata
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £70k OTE
Posted: 6 days ago