The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 313 371 419
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 122 111 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.52% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.54% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 93 76 41
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IT 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 East 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 East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17848 20722 22768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.89% 97.15% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 16858 18421
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +18 31 £42,500 +15.64%
Berkshire +7 25 £52,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire +46 21 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Kent +31 17 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -5 14 £42,500 +41.66% 3
West Sussex +10 12 £52,500 +110.00%
Oxfordshire -24 1 - -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 52 (24.53%) Windows
2 46 (21.70%) Information Security
3 43 (20.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (20.28%) MS Excel
3 43 (20.28%) Finance
4 42 (19.81%) Microsoft
5 37 (17.45%) Firewall
6 36 (16.98%) VMware
7 34 (16.04%) Active Directory
7 34 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (16.04%) Cybersecurity
8 33 (15.57%) Degree
9 32 (15.09%) SIEM
10 30 (14.15%) CISSP
11 29 (13.68%) MS Exchange
11 29 (13.68%) Windows Server
12 28 (13.21%) Office 365
13 25 (11.79%) PCI DSS
13 25 (11.79%) B2B
13 25 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 25 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2013
14 24 (11.32%) Risk Management
14 24 (11.32%) CISM
15 22 (10.38%) Citrix
15 22 (10.38%) Presales
16 19 (8.96%) PKI
17 18 (8.49%) Marketing
18 17 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
18 17 (8.02%) XenApp
18 17 (8.02%) XenDesktop

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (11.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (3.77%) Apache
3 8 (3.77%) Apache Pig
3 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.36%) IIS
4 5 (2.36%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (20.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.21%) Office 365
2 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.45%) Firewall
2 17 (8.02%) SAN
3 10 (4.72%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.30%) IPv4
5 6 (2.83%) Internet
6 4 (1.89%) LAN
6 4 (1.89%) WAN
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.42%) DNS
8 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.94%) MPLS
8 2 (0.94%) VoIP
8 2 (0.94%) VPN
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.47%) NetScreen
9 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.47%) Wireless
9 1 (0.47%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.25%) Big Data
2 8 (3.77%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.83%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.47%) MS Access
4 1 (0.47%) MySQL
4 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.94%) ERwin
General
1 43 (20.28%) Finance
2 18 (8.49%) Marketing
3 15 (7.08%) Banking
3 15 (7.08%) Legal
4 14 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.30%) Retail
7 3 (1.42%) Advertising
7 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.42%) .NET
2 2 (0.94%) CSS
2 2 (0.94%) HTML
2 2 (0.94%) HTML5
3 1 (0.47%) Ajax
3 1 (0.47%) jQuery
3 1 (0.47%) LAMP
3 1 (0.47%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.47%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.96%) PKI
2 12 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.72%) Smart Energy
5 9 (4.25%) Social Media
6 8 (3.77%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.30%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.83%) iPad
9 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.89%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.42%) PMI
11 3 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.94%) CESG
12 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.94%) FMCG
12 2 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.53%) Windows
2 34 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (13.68%) Windows Server
4 17 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (7.55%) Linux
5 16 (7.55%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.60%) Windows 8
7 11 (5.19%) Windows 10
8 8 (3.77%) Unix
9 5 (2.36%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.36%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.70%) Information Security
2 34 (16.04%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (15.09%) SIEM
4 25 (11.79%) B2B
5 24 (11.32%) Risk Management
6 22 (10.38%) Presales
7 17 (8.02%) ITIL
8 14 (6.60%) Penetration Testing
9 13 (6.13%) IT Governance
9 13 (6.13%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 13 (6.13%) Secure Coding
9 13 (6.13%) System Testing
9 13 (6.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 10 (4.72%) Identity Management
10 10 (4.72%) Time Management
11 9 (4.25%) Data Protection
11 9 (4.25%) ITSM
11 9 (4.25%) Project Management
11 9 (4.25%) Security Architecture
11 9 (4.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.36%) OpenEdge ABL
1 5 (2.36%) Progress 4GL
2 4 (1.89%) C#
3 2 (0.94%) C
4 1 (0.47%) Java
4 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.47%) PHP
4 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.47%) Python
4 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (15.57%) Degree
2 30 (14.15%) CISSP
3 24 (11.32%) CISM
4 16 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 14 (6.60%) CEH
5 14 (6.60%) SANS
6 13 (6.13%) CREST Certified
7 12 (5.66%) CRISC
8 11 (5.19%) OSCP
9 8 (3.77%) CISA
10 4 (1.89%) CLAS
11 3 (1.42%) CCNA
11 3 (1.42%) CCNP
11 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.42%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.94%) CCSA
12 2 (0.94%) CCSE
12 2 (0.94%) PCI QSA
13 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (20.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (11.79%) PCI DSS
3 9 (4.25%) QA
4 7 (3.30%) ISAE 3402
4 7 (3.30%) SSAE 16
5 4 (1.89%) COBIT
6 3 (1.42%) SLA
7 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.47%) ISO22301
System Software
1 34 (16.04%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.02%) XenApp
2 17 (8.02%) XenDesktop
3 12 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (0.47%) QRadar
3 1 (0.47%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.98%) VMware
3 22 (10.38%) Citrix
4 7 (3.30%) BMC
4 7 (3.30%) Remedy
5 5 (2.36%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.36%) Progress
6 4 (1.89%) Cisco
6 4 (1.89%) IBM
6 4 (1.89%) Intel Security
7 3 (1.42%) Apple
7 3 (1.42%) Juniper
7 3 (1.42%) SAP
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle
8 2 (0.94%) Splunk
8 2 (0.94%) Twitter
9 1 (0.47%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.47%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.47%) Palo Alto
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