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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 332 376 382
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 117 95 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 87 66 54
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £23,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
17915 20287 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.17% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16595 17383
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Berkshire -1 26 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Surrey +20 25 £33,750 +5.46% 1
Buckinghamshire +43 23 £32,500 +4.00% 1
Kent +37 19 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +5 15 £65,000 +136.36% 1
West Sussex -2 8 £40,000 +72.04%
Oxfordshire -23 1 - -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 54 (24.32%) Information Security
2 50 (22.52%) Finance
3 49 (22.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (20.27%) Windows
5 43 (19.37%) SIEM
6 39 (17.57%) Cybersecurity
6 39 (17.57%) Degree
7 35 (15.77%) MS Excel
7 35 (15.77%) Firewall
8 34 (15.32%) Microsoft
9 33 (14.86%) CISSP
10 32 (14.41%) VMware
11 28 (12.61%) PCI DSS
11 28 (12.61%) B2B
12 26 (11.71%) Active Directory
12 26 (11.71%) CISM
12 26 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (11.71%) Windows Server
13 25 (11.26%) Marketing
14 23 (10.36%) Risk Management
14 23 (10.36%) Presales
15 22 (9.91%) PKI
15 22 (9.91%) SC Cleared
15 22 (9.91%) Security Cleared
16 20 (9.01%) Banking
16 20 (9.01%) MS Exchange
17 19 (8.56%) Penetration Testing
17 19 (8.56%) Office 365
18 18 (8.11%) CEH
18 18 (8.11%) Citrix

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 20 (9.01%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (3.60%) Apache
3 8 (3.60%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.25%) IIS
4 5 (2.25%) OpenEdge
5 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (15.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.56%) Office 365
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.77%) Firewall
2 12 (5.41%) SAN
3 7 (3.15%) IPv4
4 6 (2.70%) Internet
4 6 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.35%) DNS
5 3 (1.35%) LAN
5 3 (1.35%) WAN
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.90%) MPLS
6 2 (0.90%) VoIP
6 2 (0.90%) VPN
7 1 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.45%) Wireless
7 1 (0.45%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.50%) Big Data
2 8 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 7 (3.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.35%) MS Access
5 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) ERwin
General
1 50 (22.52%) Finance
2 25 (11.26%) Marketing
3 20 (9.01%) Banking
4 16 (7.21%) Telecoms
5 15 (6.76%) Legal
6 12 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.15%) Retail
8 3 (1.35%) Advertising
8 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) .NET
2 2 (0.90%) CSS
2 2 (0.90%) HTML
2 2 (0.90%) HTML5
2 2 (0.90%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.45%) Ajax
3 1 (0.45%) jQuery
3 1 (0.45%) LAMP
3 1 (0.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.91%) PKI
2 15 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.50%) Smart Energy
4 9 (4.05%) Social Media
5 7 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.15%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.70%) iPad
7 5 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.80%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.80%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.35%) PMI
10 2 (0.90%) CESG
10 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) FMCG
10 2 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.45%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.27%) Windows
2 26 (11.71%) Windows Server
2 26 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (7.66%) Linux
4 15 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.50%) Windows 8
7 8 (3.60%) Unix
8 7 (3.15%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (2.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.45%) Solaris
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.32%) Information Security
2 43 (19.37%) SIEM
3 39 (17.57%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (12.61%) B2B
5 23 (10.36%) Presales
5 23 (10.36%) Risk Management
6 19 (8.56%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (7.66%) ITIL
7 17 (7.66%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 17 (7.66%) Secure Coding
7 17 (7.66%) System Testing
7 17 (7.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 14 (6.31%) Time Management
9 13 (5.86%) IT Governance
10 12 (5.41%) Fund Management
10 12 (5.41%) Security Architecture
11 10 (4.50%) Identity Management
12 9 (4.05%) Data Protection
12 9 (4.05%) ITSM
12 9 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.70%) C#
2 5 (2.25%) OpenEdge ABL
2 5 (2.25%) Progress 4GL
3 3 (1.35%) C
4 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.90%) Python
4 2 (0.90%) SQL
5 1 (0.45%) Java
5 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) Perl
5 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (17.57%) Degree
2 33 (14.86%) CISSP
3 26 (11.71%) CISM
4 22 (9.91%) SC Cleared
4 22 (9.91%) Security Cleared
5 18 (8.11%) CEH
6 17 (7.66%) CREST Certified
7 16 (7.21%) SANS
8 14 (6.31%) OSCP
9 12 (5.41%) CRISC
10 7 (3.15%) CISA
11 3 (1.35%) CLAS
11 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.90%) CCNA
12 2 (0.90%) CCNP
12 2 (0.90%) CCSA
12 2 (0.90%) CCSE
12 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.90%) PCI QSA
13 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (22.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (12.61%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.15%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (3.15%) QA
3 7 (3.15%) SSAE 16
4 6 (2.70%) SLA
5 4 (1.80%) COBIT
6 2 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.45%) ISO22301
System Software
1 26 (11.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.86%) XenApp
3 12 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 11 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (3.60%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.45%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (0.45%) QRadar
3 1 (0.45%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.41%) VMware
3 18 (8.11%) Citrix
4 7 (3.15%) BMC
4 7 (3.15%) Remedy
5 6 (2.70%) Splunk
6 5 (2.25%) Progress
7 4 (1.80%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.80%) IBM
7 4 (1.80%) Intel Security
8 3 (1.35%) Apple
8 3 (1.35%) Cisco
9 2 (0.90%) Juniper
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) Twitter
10 1 (0.45%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.45%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle
10 1 (0.45%) Palo Alto
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