The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 385 358 373
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 58 90 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.42% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 76 58
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,200 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
19673 21309 20287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.66% 94.78% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16421 16755 16735
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 3 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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
Berkshire +17 25 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Surrey +17 18 £26,250 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire -10 7 £17,500 -50.00%
Hampshire +21 6 £27,500 -35.29% 2
Oxfordshire +4 3 £22,750 -67.50%
West Sussex -18 3 £21,500 -78.50%
Kent -35 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 40 (27.40%) Windows
2 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 27 (18.49%) VMware
3 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
4 25 (17.12%) Active Directory
4 25 (17.12%) MS Excel
5 24 (16.44%) B2B
6 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
6 23 (15.75%) Firewall
6 23 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (14.38%) Degree
8 16 (10.96%) Business Development
8 16 (10.96%) CISSP
9 15 (10.27%) TCP/IP
9 15 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
9 15 (10.27%) Windows 8
10 14 (9.59%) Hyper-V
10 14 (9.59%) Data Protection
10 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (9.59%) Advertising
11 13 (8.90%) Citrix
11 13 (8.90%) Cisco
12 12 (8.22%) MCSE
12 12 (8.22%) Telecoms
12 12 (8.22%) SIEM
12 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (7.53%) Project Planning
13 11 (7.53%) MS Exchange
14 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.05%) IIS
3 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.11%) Office 365
2 5 (3.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.75%) Firewall
2 15 (10.27%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.48%) SAN
4 5 (3.42%) Network Security
5 3 (2.05%) NAS
5 3 (2.05%) Internet
5 3 (2.05%) BGP
6 2 (1.37%) HTTP
6 2 (1.37%) OSPF
6 2 (1.37%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.68%) VPN
7 1 (0.68%) DNS
7 1 (0.68%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.68%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.05%) Big Data
3 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 14 (9.59%) Advertising
3 12 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.79%) Marketing
4 7 (4.79%) Banking
5 5 (3.42%) Local Government
6 4 (2.74%) Retail
6 4 (2.74%) Legal
7 3 (2.05%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.05%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.37%) V-Ray
3 1 (0.68%) HTML
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) ODBC
3 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.79%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.79%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.11%) PKI
5 6 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.42%) Physics
6 5 (3.42%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.74%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.05%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.05%) Online Banking
8 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.05%) Replication
9 2 (1.37%) Life Science
10 1 (0.68%) FMCG
10 1 (0.68%) iSeries
10 1 (0.68%) NHS
10 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.40%) Windows
2 15 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
2 15 (10.27%) Windows 8
3 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Vista
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Phone
5 5 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.74%) Linux
7 2 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.44%) B2B
2 16 (10.96%) Business Development
3 14 (9.59%) Data Protection
4 12 (8.22%) SIEM
5 11 (7.53%) Project Planning
6 10 (6.85%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.16%) Cyber Security
8 8 (5.48%) SDLC
8 8 (5.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (5.48%) Project Management
9 7 (4.79%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.79%) Time Management
10 6 (4.11%) Identity Management
10 6 (4.11%) ITIL
10 6 (4.11%) Information Security
11 5 (3.42%) Requirements Management
11 5 (3.42%) Performance Testing
11 5 (3.42%) Test Management
11 5 (3.42%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.79%) SQL
2 4 (2.74%) Python
2 4 (2.74%) Java
3 3 (2.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.05%) PHP
3 3 (2.05%) C#
3 3 (2.05%) C++
3 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (14.38%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) CISSP
3 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.22%) MCSE
5 10 (6.85%) CISM
6 9 (6.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (6.16%) MCITP
7 8 (5.48%) CCA
7 8 (5.48%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (4.79%) CISA
8 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.05%) MCP
9 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) SSCP
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.68%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.37%) COBIT
2 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 25 (17.12%) Active Directory
2 23 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.11%) vSphere
5 2 (1.37%) vCloud
6 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.68%) XenServer
6 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (18.49%) VMware
2 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.90%) Cisco
3 13 (8.90%) Citrix
4 10 (6.85%) HP
5 8 (5.48%) BT
6 7 (4.79%) Dell
7 5 (3.42%) 3Com
7 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.42%) Symantec
7 5 (3.42%) McAfee
7 5 (3.42%) IBM
7 5 (3.42%) NETGEAR
7 5 (3.42%) Veeam
8 4 (2.74%) Juniper
9 3 (2.05%) Informatica
9 3 (2.05%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.05%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle
10 2 (1.37%) Nexenta
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