Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 19 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 > Colchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 31 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 1.98% 4.58% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 4.64% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 18
Colchester median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £54,375 £52,500 £32,125
90th Percentile £78,750 £61,250 £77,500
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 Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 200 237 341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.01% 98.75% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 143 197 295
Colchester median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,000 £28,314
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £66,250
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.45% +8.75%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Colchester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Colchester

Consultant Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Colchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ERP

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP