The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 25 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 Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 85 37 66
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 74 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.82% 5.67% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 5.88% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 53 31
Average salary £62,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.76% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1278 1259 1339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.89% 96.48% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1072 1108
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Consultant
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Consultant Salary Trend in West Sussex

Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Consultant
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +5 7 £45,000 -34.54% 1
Worthing -22 6 £77,500 +50.48%
Horsham -21 1 £24,000 -40.00%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 21 (30.43%) SAP
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle
3 13 (18.84%) Finance
4 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 11 (15.94%) Java
5 11 (15.94%) Web Services
6 10 (14.49%) UNIX
6 10 (14.49%) Cisco
6 10 (14.49%) SAP SD
7 9 (13.04%) SOA
8 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
8 8 (11.59%) Windows
8 8 (11.59%) SQL
8 8 (11.59%) Retail
9 7 (10.14%) ABAP
9 7 (10.14%) Linux
9 7 (10.14%) CRM
9 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.14%) Middleware
9 7 (10.14%) MPLS
9 7 (10.14%) WAN
9 7 (10.14%) Logistics
9 7 (10.14%) SAP Retail
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (10.14%) SAP PI
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (10.14%) Oracle ODI

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 7 (10.14%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) FastStats
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) SAP SD
2 7 (10.14%) SAP Retail
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (5.80%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.80%) SAP CO
3 4 (5.80%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.45%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.45%) SAP LE
5 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.45%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) WAN
1 7 (10.14%) MPLS
2 5 (7.25%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.35%) VPLS
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.35%) LAN
3 3 (4.35%) DHCP
3 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) Internet
4 2 (2.90%) 3G
4 2 (2.90%) VoIP
4 2 (2.90%) WLAN
4 2 (2.90%) Firewall
4 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.90%) 4G
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.45%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (1.45%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.80%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Billing
6 2 (2.90%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.90%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Military
6 2 (2.90%) Back Office
7 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.45%) Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) Web Services
2 7 (10.14%) Middleware
2 7 (10.14%) SAP PI
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (7.25%) .NET
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.35%) CSS
5 3 (4.35%) HTML
5 3 (4.35%) Ajax
6 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (2.90%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) XHTML
7 1 (1.45%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Clustering
1 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
1 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.90%) Physics
2 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
2 2 (2.90%) GIS
2 2 (2.90%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.45%) EFT
3 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) UNIX
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) SOA
2 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
2 7 (10.14%) CRM
2 7 (10.14%) Logistics
3 6 (8.70%) Project Management
3 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.80%) ITIL
4 4 (5.80%) ERP
4 4 (5.80%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Campaign Management
5 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
5 3 (4.35%) Change Management
5 3 (4.35%) RAD
5 3 (4.35%) Scrum
5 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.35%) Data Management
5 3 (4.35%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.35%) Matrix Management
6 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) Java
2 8 (11.59%) SQL
3 7 (10.14%) ABAP
4 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.90%) C
5 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.45%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.35%) CCNP
5 2 (2.90%) CCA
5 2 (2.90%) CCIE
5 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.90%) NCDA
5 2 (2.90%) NCIE
6 1 (1.45%) MBA
6 1 (1.45%) CCVP
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
3 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCOM
1 1 (1.45%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) SAP
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle
3 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.49%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) Neolane
5 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.35%) Alterian
5 3 (4.35%) Unica
6 2 (2.90%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) NetApp
6 2 (2.90%) Sage
6 2 (2.90%) Primavera
6 2 (2.90%) BT
7 1 (1.45%) Informatica