The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Consultant
Rank 402 409 375
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Consultant 46 55 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 65
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
Software 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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Software Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Software Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Software Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Software 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 Software Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
Oxfordshire +8 16 £36,500 -9.87% 2
Surrey +17 15 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Berkshire -15 8 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Hampshire +12 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £62,500 +78.57% 1
Software Consultant
England

Software Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title.

1 80 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 55 (40.44%) SQL Server
3 52 (38.24%) Project Management
4 51 (37.50%) SQL
5 50 (36.76%) Degree
6 44 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 36 (26.47%) Presales
8 31 (22.79%) Finance
9 29 (21.32%) Migration
9 29 (21.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (20.59%) .NET
11 26 (19.12%) Data Migration
12 21 (15.44%) Software Deployment
12 21 (15.44%) ERP
13 19 (13.97%) Windows
14 18 (13.24%) CRM
15 17 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 17 (12.50%) PRINCE2
15 17 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (11.76%) Oracle
16 16 (11.76%) C#
16 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (11.03%) Windows Server
18 13 (9.56%) Business Analysis
18 13 (9.56%) IIS
19 11 (8.09%) Local Government
20 10 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
20 10 (7.35%) SAP
20 10 (7.35%) VBA

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Software 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 Software Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (9.56%) IIS
2 4 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 44 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Office
3 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.94%) SAP Business One
3 3 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.21%) Sage X3
3 3 (2.21%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.47%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (1.47%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (5.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.47%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) Firewall
1 2 (1.47%) SMTP
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (4.41%) MySQL
3 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.21%) Big Data
5 3 (2.21%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Subversion
2 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (22.79%) Finance
2 11 (8.09%) Local Government
3 9 (6.62%) Marketing
4 6 (4.41%) Banking
5 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Front Office
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.59%) .NET
2 9 (6.62%) XML
3 8 (5.88%) HTML
4 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.21%) CSS
5 3 (2.21%) SAP PI
6 2 (1.47%) LAMP
6 2 (1.47%) Web Services
7 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.74%) COM
7 1 (0.74%) CSS3
7 1 (0.74%) HTML5
7 1 (0.74%) J2EE
7 1 (0.74%) SOAP
7 1 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.62%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.47%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.47%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.47%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.74%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.74%) iPad
7 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.97%) Windows
2 15 (11.03%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.68%) Linux
4 4 (2.94%) Unix
5 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (38.24%) Project Management
2 36 (26.47%) Presales
3 29 (21.32%) Migration
4 26 (19.12%) Data Migration
5 21 (15.44%) ERP
5 21 (15.44%) Software Deployment
6 18 (13.24%) CRM
7 17 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 16 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (9.56%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.62%) Asset Management
10 9 (6.62%) Financial Modelling
10 9 (6.62%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (6.62%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (6.62%) Software Asset Management
11 7 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.41%) Release Management
12 6 (4.41%) Scrum
12 6 (4.41%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.68%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 51 (37.50%) SQL
2 16 (11.76%) C#
3 10 (7.35%) VBA
4 9 (6.62%) Perl
4 9 (6.62%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.88%) Java
6 4 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) Delphi
8 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (36.76%) Degree
2 29 (21.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.68%) MCP
5 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.74%) ACCA
7 1 (0.74%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 17 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) SCCM
1 2 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 80 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.76%) Oracle
3 10 (7.35%) SAP
4 7 (5.15%) Citrix
5 5 (3.68%) Epicor
5 5 (3.68%) Sage
5 5 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.68%) Sybase
5 5 (3.68%) Symantec
5 5 (3.68%) VMware
6 4 (2.94%) Infor
6 4 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (2.21%) IFS
8 2 (1.47%) Altiris
9 1 (0.74%) Lumesse
9 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.74%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (0.74%) SunGard
9 1 (0.74%) Twitter
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