The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 46 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.69% 4.06% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 4.17% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 19
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
424 527 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.07% 97.23% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 355 495 600
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Consultant
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Suffolk

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Consultant
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 11 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) .NET
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 4 (15.38%) Coaching
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Test Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
6 3 (11.54%) SAML
6 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) OAuth
6 3 (11.54%) SPNEGO
6 3 (11.54%) ForgeRock
7 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) QA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JMeter
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) SAML
3 3 (11.54%) OAuth
3 3 (11.54%) SPNEGO
4 2 (7.69%) WCF
4 2 (7.69%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 4 (15.38%) Coaching
3 4 (15.38%) Test Management
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.54%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) ForgeRock
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) HP
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago