The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
England / West Midlands
Rank 35 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 279 289 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.91% 4.95% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 5.12% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 191 218 219
Median salary £47,500 £50,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.47% -8.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4589 5641 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.27% 96.54% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3742 4656 4234
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Birmingham +9 133 £50,000 -9.09% 23
Staffordshire +25 37 £55,000 +22.22%
Warwickshire +22 32 £37,500 -21.05% 7
Coventry +5 29 £53,750 +7.50% 4
Solihull +1 11 £33,500 -34.95% 1
Worcestershire -24 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Walsall +7 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Wolverhampton +6 2 £32,500 -18.75%
West Bromwich +4 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Shropshire -16 2 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 West Midlands region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 162 (29.45%) SAP
2 137 (24.91%) Finance
3 117 (21.27%) Microsoft
4 103 (18.73%) Manufacturing
5 88 (16.00%) SQL
6 77 (14.00%) Customer Requirements
7 73 (13.27%) Presales
7 73 (13.27%) MS Excel
7 73 (13.27%) ERP
8 66 (12.00%) Windows
9 58 (10.55%) CRM
10 54 (9.82%) Retail
11 53 (9.64%) Linux
12 52 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (8.55%) Oracle
14 46 (8.36%) Project Management
15 45 (8.18%) SQL Server
16 43 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (7.27%) Firewall
18 37 (6.73%) Java
19 36 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
20 35 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
20 35 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
21 34 (6.18%) ABAP
21 34 (6.18%) SIEM
22 33 (6.00%) Unix
22 33 (6.00%) Degree
22 33 (6.00%) Time Management
23 32 (5.82%) Migration
23 32 (5.82%) SAP SD

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 27 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.82%) JBoss
3 19 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.73%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.00%) IIS
6 10 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (1.64%) NetWeaver
7 9 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.45%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.73%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.55%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.36%) Apache
13 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 73 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.73%) MS Office
3 4 (0.73%) MS Project
4 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (5.82%) SAP SD
2 29 (5.27%) SAP FI
3 27 (4.91%) SAP CO
3 27 (4.91%) SAP FI/CO
4 26 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 25 (4.55%) SAP PP
6 20 (3.64%) Dynamics NAV
6 20 (3.64%) SAP MM
7 16 (2.91%) SAP BPC
8 15 (2.73%) SAP SCM
9 14 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
9 14 (2.55%) Sage 200
9 14 (2.55%) SAP Business One
10 13 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
10 13 (2.36%) Sage X3
11 11 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
11 11 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
12 8 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
12 8 (1.45%) SAP CAR
12 8 (1.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.55%) Office 365
4 9 (1.64%) IaaS
4 9 (1.64%) PaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Heroku
5 5 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.36%) SaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.18%) Force.com
9 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.27%) Firewall
2 12 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.82%) SSL
4 9 (1.64%) Skype
5 8 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (1.45%) LAN
6 7 (1.27%) DNS
6 7 (1.27%) Network Security
6 7 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (1.09%) DHCP
7 6 (1.09%) Unified Communications
7 6 (1.09%) WAN
7 6 (1.09%) Wireless
8 5 (0.91%) VLAN
9 4 (0.73%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.55%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (0.55%) Cisco Wireless
11 2 (0.36%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.64%) SAP BW
3 15 (2.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 14 (2.55%) DB2
4 14 (2.55%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.55%) SAP HANA
5 13 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (2.36%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.64%) GIS
9 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.91%) Big Data
10 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.55%) QlikView
12 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.09%) LSMW
2 5 (0.91%) SoapUI
2 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.36%) Toad
6 1 (0.18%) CA Gen
6 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) GoCD
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) Log4j
6 1 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 137 (24.91%) Finance
2 103 (18.73%) Manufacturing
3 54 (9.82%) Retail
4 29 (5.27%) Advertising
5 28 (5.09%) Banking
6 20 (3.64%) Automotive
7 16 (2.91%) Retail Banking
8 15 (2.73%) Legal
8 15 (2.73%) Publishing
9 14 (2.55%) Telecoms
10 12 (2.18%) Marketing
11 10 (1.82%) Billing
12 8 (1.45%) General Ledger
12 8 (1.45%) International Banking
13 6 (1.09%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.91%) German Language
15 4 (0.73%) French Language
16 2 (0.36%) Local Government
17 1 (0.18%) Electronics
17 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.55%) SOAP
2 23 (4.18%) .NET
3 20 (3.64%) Web Services
3 20 (3.64%) XML
4 19 (3.45%) Java EE
4 19 (3.45%) REST
5 16 (2.91%) HTML
6 13 (2.36%) ASP.NET
7 11 (2.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.64%) EDI
8 9 (1.64%) J2EE
9 7 (1.27%) BAPI
9 7 (1.27%) jQuery
9 7 (1.27%) SAP ALE
9 7 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
9 7 (1.27%) SAP Smart Forms
10 6 (1.09%) AngularJS
10 6 (1.09%) JSON
10 6 (1.09%) Visualforce
11 5 (0.91%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.64%) Public Cloud
3 17 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.18%) User Experience
5 9 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.45%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.09%) LIMS
7 6 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.09%) PMI
8 4 (0.73%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.73%) NHS
9 3 (0.55%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.55%) Blog
9 3 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.55%) Derivative
9 3 (0.55%) iPad
10 2 (0.36%) Clustering
10 2 (0.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (12.00%) Windows
2 53 (9.64%) Linux
3 33 (6.00%) Unix
4 31 (5.64%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.91%) Solaris
5 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.55%) VMS
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.18%) Android
9 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.18%) CentOS
9 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (14.00%) Customer Requirements
2 73 (13.27%) ERP
2 73 (13.27%) Presales
3 58 (10.55%) CRM
4 46 (8.36%) Project Management
5 43 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (6.36%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (6.18%) SIEM
8 33 (6.00%) Time Management
9 32 (5.82%) Migration
10 31 (5.64%) Mentoring
11 30 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (5.27%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (5.09%) Logistics
14 26 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (4.36%) Malware Analysis
15 24 (4.36%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 24 (4.36%) Reverse Engineering
16 23 (4.18%) Business Analysis
16 23 (4.18%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (16.00%) SQL
2 37 (6.73%) Java
3 34 (6.18%) ABAP
4 27 (4.91%) PowerShell
5 25 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 21 (3.82%) C
7 20 (3.64%) C#
8 13 (2.36%) Bash Shell
8 13 (2.36%) Perl
8 13 (2.36%) Python
9 12 (2.18%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.27%) SAPscript
12 6 (1.09%) Apex Code
12 6 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.91%) VB
14 2 (0.36%) Jython
14 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (6.00%) Degree
2 18 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.09%) CISSP
4 14 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.18%) CIMA
6 11 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.82%) AWS Certification
7 10 (1.82%) CCNP
7 10 (1.82%) CISM
8 9 (1.64%) ACCA
8 9 (1.64%) CCNA
8 9 (1.64%) MCSE
9 7 (1.27%) CCIE
9 7 (1.27%) ISEB
10 6 (1.09%) MCSA
10 6 (1.09%) PCI QSA
10 6 (1.09%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.91%) CCSE
11 5 (0.91%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.55%) GPG13
2 21 (3.82%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.18%) QA
4 9 (1.64%) SLA
5 6 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.73%) GDPR
7 3 (0.55%) PMO
8 1 (0.18%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.64%) Docker
5 5 (0.91%) XenApp
6 4 (0.73%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.55%) XenServer
8 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.18%) vCloud
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (4.73%) QRadar
2 21 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (3.82%) Puppet
3 6 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.55%) Icinga
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.55%) Nagios
5 3 (0.55%) vRealize
6 2 (0.36%) Ansible
6 2 (0.36%) SCCM
7 1 (0.18%) Graphite
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Kibana
7 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.18%) logstash
7 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 162 (29.45%) SAP
2 117 (21.27%) Microsoft
3 47 (8.55%) Oracle
4 31 (5.64%) Cisco
5 28 (5.09%) IBM
5 28 (5.09%) Sage
6 22 (4.00%) VMware
7 13 (2.36%) Citrix
8 12 (2.18%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.18%) Sybase
9 11 (2.00%) Infor
9 11 (2.00%) Pegasus
10 9 (1.64%) Epicor
11 8 (1.45%) JD Edwards
11 8 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.27%) IFS
12 7 (1.27%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.27%) Sun
13 6 (1.09%) F5
13 6 (1.09%) Palo Alto
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £550/Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £550/Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Douglas-Scott
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £35500 - £48500 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Washington Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago