Period
to 17 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 17 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 > Colchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 34 39
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.82% 2.21% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 2.24% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Colchester median annual salary £34,750 £67,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.52% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,375 £54,375 £40,250
90th Percentile £36,125 £78,750 £61,250
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 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 238 223 283
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 98.67% 99.65%
Number of salaries quoted 87 168 238
Colchester median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -18.09% +10.59%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,375 £29,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,375 £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 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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Colchester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Shopify
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle CX
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) Content Strategy

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
1 1 (50.00%) Content Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware