The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 221 187 225
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 16 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.52% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 7
Median salary £25,000 £43,250 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.19% -38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,850 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,184 £46,750
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -1.21%
IT Consultant
England

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
5485 5149 5491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.99% 96.57% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4352 4307 4601
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT 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 IT Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -23 13 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Staffordshire -1 2 £18,000 -
Shropshire -6 2 £18,000 -60.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 £18,000 -
Coventry -6 1 £32,500 -
IT Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 15 (30.00%) SIEM
3 13 (26.00%) CISSP
4 12 (24.00%) Finance
5 11 (22.00%) Degree
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL
6 9 (18.00%) ISO27002
6 9 (18.00%) ITIL V3
6 9 (18.00%) ISO22301
6 9 (18.00%) ISO27005
6 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
6 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
7 8 (16.00%) Firewall
8 6 (12.00%) Retail
8 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (12.00%) PKI
8 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.00%) EPoS
10 4 (8.00%) B2B
10 4 (8.00%) Windows
10 4 (8.00%) Billing
10 4 (8.00%) Information Security
10 4 (8.00%) Business Development
11 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (6.00%) Presales

IT 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 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) VLAN
2 1 (2.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Billing
4 3 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) PKI
2 5 (10.00%) EPoS
3 3 (6.00%) iPad
4 2 (4.00%) CESG
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Security Architecture
1 15 (30.00%) SIEM
2 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (18.00%) Supplier Management
3 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) B2B
5 4 (8.00%) Business Development
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security
6 3 (6.00%) Logistics
6 3 (6.00%) Presales
6 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (2.00%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.00%) Information Governance
7 1 (2.00%) IT Audit
7 1 (2.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Resilience Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C#
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) CISSP
2 11 (22.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (18.00%) ISO22301
2 9 (18.00%) ISO27002
2 9 (18.00%) ISO27005
2 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) COBIT
4 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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