The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Telford 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 15 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 6.33% 16.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.49% 17.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 39 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 97.47% 92.86% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 47
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Telford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) C++

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Kofax
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR