The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South Coast 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 6 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast 12.50% 29.17% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 30.43% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £53,750 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Coast 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
South Coast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast 75.00% 95.83% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 18
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the South Coast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Consultant
Salary Trend in the South Coast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the South Coast region.

Consultant Salary Trend in the South Coast

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South Coast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the South Coast region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the South Coast

Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Coast 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 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Coast 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP