The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 17 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.08% 12.68% 11.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 13.04% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 3
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
128 207 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 86.49% 97.18% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 109 137 139
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Consultant
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Stevenage

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
1 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (35.00%) JBoss
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (35.00%) Java EE
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 5 (25.00%) EDI
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) SAP MM
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
3 5 (25.00%) LSMW
3 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (20.00%) VBScript
4 4 (20.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
4 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (35.00%) JBoss
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) POP3
1 2 (10.00%) SMTP
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) LSMW
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Middleware
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
1 7 (35.00%) Java EE
2 5 (25.00%) EDI
3 2 (10.00%) Drools
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
3 2 (10.00%) jBPM
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Workflow
2 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 5 (25.00%) SOA
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) VBScript
2 4 (20.00%) VB
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) XenApp
1 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) AppSense
2 4 (20.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft