The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 101 88 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.08% 1.57% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.61% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 34
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £91,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1253 1179 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.24% 97.52% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1033 956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
East Grinstead -6 3 £23,250 -28.46%
Horsham - 3 £50,000 -
Crawley -15 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Gatwick - 2 £34,250 -
Worthing +1 1 £55,000 -29.03%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) Web Services
4 14 (29.17%) Java
4 14 (29.17%) Oracle
4 14 (29.17%) TDD
4 14 (29.17%) Regression Testing
4 14 (29.17%) QA
4 14 (29.17%) Compatibility Testing
4 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 14 (29.17%) Integration Testing
4 14 (29.17%) Test Scripting
4 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 14 (29.17%) System Integration Testing
4 14 (29.17%) SDLC
5 8 (16.67%) SAP
5 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) Windows
6 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.58%) Firewall
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
7 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.42%) WAN
8 5 (10.42%) CRM
8 5 (10.42%) LAN
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.42%) IIS
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) Information Security
9 4 (8.33%) Web Development

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (10.42%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) SAP EP
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP CRM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP SRM
1 2 (4.17%) SAP PSCD
1 2 (4.17%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) Wireless
4 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.17%) VPLS
4 2 (4.17%) HTTP
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (4.17%) MPLS
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.08%) 4G
5 1 (2.08%) 3G
5 1 (2.08%) SAN
5 1 (2.08%) WLAN
5 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.17%) SAP BI
5 1 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) QlikView
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Kiln
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Dutch Language
2 3 (6.25%) German Language
2 3 (6.25%) Italian Language
2 3 (6.25%) Spanish Language
2 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) SAP Basis
4 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 2 (4.17%) SAP TM
5 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.08%) WF
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
5 1 (2.08%) DHTML
5 1 (2.08%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.17%) Life Science
3 2 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) TDD
2 14 (29.17%) Regression Testing
2 14 (29.17%) Compatibility Testing
2 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 14 (29.17%) Integration Testing
2 14 (29.17%) Test Scripting
2 14 (29.17%) Waterfall
2 14 (29.17%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (29.17%) SDLC
3 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.42%) CRM
5 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 4 (8.33%) Information Security
5 4 (8.33%) Web Development
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.25%) Information Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) OpenUP
6 3 (6.25%) Test Management
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) Java
2 8 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) ABAP
3 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) CCNP
1 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) CISSP
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) CISM
3 2 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) SSCP
4 1 (2.08%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) BT
4 2 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.08%) webMethods
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
West Sussex
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