The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 51 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.31% 2.53% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.59% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 11
Median salary £36,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%

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
380 502 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.74% 97.67% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 330 438 350
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Consultant
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds -16 2 £42,500 +142.85%
Newmarket - 2 £29,500 - 1
Ipswich +11 1 - -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Presales
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) XSLT
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) LAMP
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Network Security
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (8.33%) GPRS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
2 4 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) EJB
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Cybercrime
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Presales
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Clearswift
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint
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