The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 29 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.47% 3.65% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 3.65% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
233 192 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 94.72% 100.00% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 216 177 164
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Consultant
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Redditch 0 8 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Worcester -1 3 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) CCNA
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (60.00%) Presales
4 8 (53.33%) iSCSI
4 8 (53.33%) Spanning Tree
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (53.33%) Multicast
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 8 (53.33%) FCoE
4 8 (53.33%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (53.33%) VPLS
4 8 (53.33%) BGP
4 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
4 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 8 (53.33%) Wireless
4 8 (53.33%) IPsec
4 8 (53.33%) Juniper
4 8 (53.33%) MPLS
4 8 (53.33%) OSPF
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) SSL
4 8 (53.33%) LAN
4 8 (53.33%) VoIP
4 8 (53.33%) WAN
4 8 (53.33%) RIP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (53.33%) BGP
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 8 (53.33%) EIGRP
3 8 (53.33%) FCoE
3 8 (53.33%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (53.33%) iSCSI
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 8 (53.33%) Multicast
3 8 (53.33%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) RIP
3 8 (53.33%) Spanning Tree
3 8 (53.33%) SSL
3 8 (53.33%) VoIP
3 8 (53.33%) VPLS
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Axure RP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCNP
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) CEH
3 4 (26.67%) CISA
3 4 (26.67%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) GCIA
3 4 (26.67%) GCIH
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
3 4 (26.67%) Intel Security
3 4 (26.67%) LogRhythm
3 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) Trustwave
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
Worcester, Worcestershire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-50k DOE + Share options, private healthcare, pension, breakfast.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago