The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 65 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 16 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.09% 1.41% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.43% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 18
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
IT Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
758 911 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.83% 99.13% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 708 747 760
Average salary £41,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.79% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) Office 365
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 13 (81.25%) SAN
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
3 13 (81.25%) XenApp
3 13 (81.25%) XenDesktop
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 3 (18.75%) vCloud
4 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 3 (18.75%) CCDA
4 3 (18.75%) CCDP
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCDA
1 3 (18.75%) CCDP
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) XenApp
2 13 (81.25%) XenDesktop
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) vCloud
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago