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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 40 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.46% 3.48% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 3.51% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
241 228 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.77% 99.13% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 222 215 180
Average salary £31,500 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram 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 21 October 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
Worcester -2 2 £35,000 -36.36%
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (40.00%) SAP MM
2 4 (40.00%) SAP WM
3 2 (20.00%) Anite
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Business One
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) NFS
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (10.00%) CODA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP MM
1 4 (40.00%) SAP WM
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (10.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Logistics
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) NCDA
1 1 (10.00%) NCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCEE
1 1 (10.00%) CCAA
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Anite
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (10.00%) CODA
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware