The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 84 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 2 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.21% 1.50% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.54% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 10
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.92%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 778 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 97.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 804 705 873
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Consultant
Hampshire

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Southampton

IT Consultant
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) MCSE
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
1 24 (100.00%) CCA
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 24 (100.00%) MCITP
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 24 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Thin Client
2 14 (58.33%) Fat Client
2 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (41.67%) SAN
3 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
1 24 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (41.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Thin Client
1 14 (58.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) MCSE
1 24 (100.00%) CCA
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 24 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Ordnance Survey
Salary: £39,242 - £46,786 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago