The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Southwark region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 10 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southwark 12.00% 63.64% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% 63.64% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southwark 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
Southwark
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southwark 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 10
Average salary £47,500 £72,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% +132.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southwark

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southwark

Consultant
Salary Trend in Southwark

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Southwark

Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Southwark

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southwark region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) French Language
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) German Language

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southwark by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southwark region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Dell