Period
to 16 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 39 49
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 8.22% 2.06% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.76% 2.18% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 10
Chelmsford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £16,500 £38,750 £29,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £60,750 £44,000
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -26.09% +21.05% -13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chelmsford
Permanent vacancies in Chelmsford with a recognized job title 123 275 340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 84.25% 94.50% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 105 254 314
Chelmsford median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +16.88%
10th Percentile £26,100 £24,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Chelmsford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Chelmsford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Chelmsford over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Chelmsford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chelmsford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Degree
1 8 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Security Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
2 7 (58.33%) Isilon
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) EMC VNX
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) EMC
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Clustering
2 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
3 4 (33.33%) B2B
3 4 (33.33%) Business Development
3 4 (33.33%) B2B Sales
3 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

General
1 8 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 7 (58.33%) Electronics
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
1 7 (58.33%) EMC VNX
2 4 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Digital Marketing
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (58.33%) Programme Management
1 7 (58.33%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) B2B
2 4 (33.33%) B2B Sales
2 4 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
1 7 (58.33%) EMC
1 7 (58.33%) Isilon
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
1 7 (58.33%) VMware