The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 27 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 29 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.92% 1.22% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.06% 1.22% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 11
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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
360 245 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 98.36% 99.59% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 332 217 210
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Consultant
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Worcester +10 16 £45,000 -10.00%
Redditch +17 11 £50,000 +2.56%
Kidderminster - 1 £32,500 -
Malvern - 1 £60,000 -
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Worcestershire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
1 21 (53.85%) CCNP
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCNA
2 20 (51.28%) Cisco ASA
2 20 (51.28%) Data Centre
2 20 (51.28%) Presales
3 19 (48.72%) Spanning Tree
3 19 (48.72%) Multicast
3 19 (48.72%) FCoE
3 19 (48.72%) Fibre Channel
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco Wireless
3 19 (48.72%) Cisco PIX
3 19 (48.72%) iSCSI
3 19 (48.72%) VPLS
3 19 (48.72%) Wireless
3 19 (48.72%) IPsec
3 19 (48.72%) Firewall
3 19 (48.72%) MPLS
3 19 (48.72%) OSPF
3 19 (48.72%) BGP
3 19 (48.72%) EIGRP
3 19 (48.72%) Juniper
3 19 (48.72%) SSL
3 19 (48.72%) LAN
3 19 (48.72%) VoIP
3 19 (48.72%) WAN
3 19 (48.72%) RIP
3 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
3 19 (48.72%) VPN

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 2 (5.13%) GlassFish
1 2 (5.13%) JBoss
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) OmniGraffle
2 6 (15.38%) Photoshop
3 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (48.72%) BGP
2 19 (48.72%) Cisco PIX
2 19 (48.72%) Cisco Wireless
2 19 (48.72%) EIGRP
2 19 (48.72%) FCoE
2 19 (48.72%) Fibre Channel
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) iSCSI
2 19 (48.72%) LAN
2 19 (48.72%) MPLS
2 19 (48.72%) Multicast
2 19 (48.72%) OSPF
2 19 (48.72%) RIP
2 19 (48.72%) Spanning Tree
2 19 (48.72%) SSL
2 19 (48.72%) TCP/IP
2 19 (48.72%) VoIP
2 19 (48.72%) VPN
2 19 (48.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.69%) OLAP
4 2 (5.13%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.64%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Presales
2 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) SOA
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) ERP
5 1 (2.56%) ETL
5 1 (2.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) CCNP
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (51.28%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) Juniper
3 6 (15.38%) Adobe
3 6 (15.38%) Hotjar
3 6 (15.38%) Optimizely
3 6 (15.38%) Usabilla
4 4 (10.26%) Tableau
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (5.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) IFS