The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 60 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.37% 4.79% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 4.91% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 27
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% -24.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
559 631 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 94.59% 97.53% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 427 555 559
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,850 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Consultant
East of England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -9 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Newmarket - 3 £22,500 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (31.03%) Use Case
2 8 (27.59%) Marketing
2 8 (27.59%) Social Media
2 8 (27.59%) Advertising
3 6 (20.69%) ERP
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) XHTML
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) XSL
6 2 (6.90%) XSLT
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) UNIX

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) XMetaL
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) LoadUI
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Selenium
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
1 8 (27.59%) Advertising
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XHTML
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) XSL
1 2 (6.90%) XSLT
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Social Media
2 2 (6.90%) Semantic Web
2 2 (6.90%) Ontologies
3 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Use Case
2 6 (20.69%) ERP
3 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) UML
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) RDF
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Test Management
5 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) C++
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
1 2 (6.90%) VBA
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Ipswich
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago