Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Chelmsford during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 49 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 1.82% 2.02% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.12% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Chelmsford median annual salary £43,750 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.83% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £56,000 £33,900
Essex median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +31.58% -13.64% +22.22%

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 263 330 320
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.38% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 240 310 289
Chelmsford median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,050 £61,250
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Chelmsford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) X++
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ACCA
4 1 (20.00%) CIMA
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ACCA
1 1 (20.00%) CIMA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft