The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 23 July 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank - 25 20
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.60% 6.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.60% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £70,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +77.21%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
56 77 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 80
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Consultant
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Consultant Salary Trend in West Lothian

Consultant
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft