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 18 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 West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 19 36 14
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.19% 1.35% 6.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.41% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £55,000
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
83 142 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 98.81% 95.95% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 71
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 18 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
Livingston +19 1 - -
Consultant
Scotland

Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) RDF
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (16.67%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) RDF
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP