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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 37 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 21 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.04% 3.28% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 3.39% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 18
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,750 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
410 531 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.32% 96.72% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 364 499 601
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 13 £60,000 +26.31%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £50,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (24.24%) ERP
1 8 (24.24%) Citrix
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (9.09%) XML
6 3 (9.09%) XSLT
6 3 (9.09%) UNIX
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) Kerberos
6 3 (9.09%) SAML
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.09%) OAuth
6 3 (9.09%) SPNEGO
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (9.09%) ForgeRock
7 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (6.06%) Data Migration

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JMeter
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.03%) LoadUI
General
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) XSLT
3 3 (9.09%) SAML
3 3 (9.09%) OAuth
3 3 (9.09%) SPNEGO
4 2 (6.06%) WCF
5 1 (3.03%) XHTML
5 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
5 1 (3.03%) XSL
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Ontologies
1 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.03%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ERP
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.06%) Validation
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Use Case
6 1 (3.03%) Test Management
6 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Citrix
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Google
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