The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 209 249 223
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 33 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.61% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.16% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 18
Median salary £45,000 £20,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+119.51% -45.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5266 5683 5993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 97.00% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4446 4838 4961
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 West

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

IT Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire +34 19 £45,000 +38.46%
Bristol +34 12 £25,000 +21.95%
Gloucestershire -2 2 £62,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (34.62%) Security Architecture
2 18 (34.62%) SIEM
3 17 (32.69%) CISSP
4 15 (28.85%) Degree
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL
5 14 (26.92%) VPN
6 13 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 13 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 13 (25.00%) ISO22301
6 13 (25.00%) ISO27005
6 13 (25.00%) ISO27002
7 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (21.15%) ProCurve
8 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
8 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (21.15%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (21.15%) MCITP
8 11 (21.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (21.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
8 11 (21.15%) Problem Management
8 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (21.15%) WatchGuard

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (21.15%) IIS
1 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 14 (26.92%) VPN
3 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (21.15%) Cisco PIX
3 11 (21.15%) DSL
3 11 (21.15%) Ethernet
3 11 (21.15%) MPLS
3 11 (21.15%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (21.15%) SSL
3 11 (21.15%) VoIP
3 11 (21.15%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) SMTP
General
1 5 (9.62%) Billing
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Clustering
1 11 (21.15%) Replication
2 5 (9.62%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) CESG
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
1 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
1 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Security Architecture
1 18 (34.62%) SIEM
2 14 (26.92%) ITIL
3 13 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 13 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 11 (21.15%) High Availability
4 11 (21.15%) Load Balancing
4 11 (21.15%) Migration
4 11 (21.15%) Problem Management
4 11 (21.15%) Server Building
5 10 (19.23%) Integration Testing
5 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (11.54%) Information Security
7 5 (9.62%) B2B
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) Business Development
8 4 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) CLIST
2 1 (1.92%) REXX
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) CISSP
2 15 (28.85%) Degree
3 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 11 (21.15%) CCIE
4 11 (21.15%) CCNA
4 11 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (21.15%) MCITP
4 11 (21.15%) MCP
4 11 (21.15%) MCSE
4 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (21.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (21.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.85%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) CEH
6 1 (1.92%) CISM
6 1 (1.92%) CISMP
6 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) EC-Council LPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 13 (25.00%) ISO27002
2 13 (25.00%) ISO27005
2 13 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) COBIT
4 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
1 11 (21.15%) Terminal Services
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Cisco
1 11 (21.15%) Dell
1 11 (21.15%) Draytek
1 11 (21.15%) HP
1 11 (21.15%) Juniper
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
1 11 (21.15%) ProCurve
1 11 (21.15%) SonicWALL
1 11 (21.15%) Symantec
1 11 (21.15%) Veeam
1 11 (21.15%) Veritas
1 11 (21.15%) VMware
1 11 (21.15%) WatchGuard
1 11 (21.15%) ZyXEL
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
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