Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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

Consultant
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 71 73
Rank change year-on-year -24 +2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 155 215 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.93% 3.55% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.65% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 136 101 203
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% -8.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £21,500 £25,525
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5,168 5,895 6,762
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 97.33% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,366 4,737 5,343
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,150 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,375 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in the East Midlands

Consultant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Consultant in the East Midlands

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in the East Midlands

Consultant
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 60 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Leicestershire +11 35 £50,000 - 5
Derbyshire -37 24 £57,500 +20.42% 6
Northamptonshire +11 9 £40,000 +14.29% 24
Lincolnshire -3 6 £52,500 +54.41% 2
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 East Midlands region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 70 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 38 (24.52%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (22.58%) SQL
4 32 (20.65%) ERP
4 32 (20.65%) Presales
5 30 (19.35%) Advertising
6 28 (18.06%) Oracle
7 27 (17.42%) Dynamics 365
7 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 23 (14.84%) Finance
9 22 (14.19%) Manufacturing
9 22 (14.19%) SAP
10 21 (13.55%) SQL Server
11 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (12.90%) Logistics
12 18 (11.61%) Windows
13 17 (10.97%) Active Directory
13 17 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (10.32%) Sage
14 16 (10.32%) Retail
15 15 (9.68%) Project Management
16 14 (9.03%) Epicor
16 14 (9.03%) Linux
17 13 (8.39%) Infor
17 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (7.74%) MPLS
18 12 (7.74%) Firewall
19 11 (7.10%) Business Development
19 11 (7.10%) HP
19 11 (7.10%) Skype

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (7.10%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.58%) JBoss
2 4 (2.58%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.94%) Alfresco
3 3 (1.94%) CMS
3 3 (1.94%) Liferay
4 2 (1.29%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.29%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 38 (24.52%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (5.16%) NetSuite
3 6 (3.87%) SAP Business One
4 4 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.94%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (1.29%) Sage 200
6 2 (1.29%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.29%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.29%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.65%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.65%) Magento
7 1 (0.65%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.65%) Sage 300 ERP
7 1 (0.65%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.65%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.65%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.42%) Dynamics 365
1 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.45%) Office 365
4 4 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.58%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.58%) IaaS
5 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.94%) Serverless
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle CX
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.65%) PaaS
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
7 1 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.74%) Firewall
1 12 (7.74%) MPLS
2 11 (7.10%) Skype
3 8 (5.16%) Internet
4 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.23%) BIG-IP
5 5 (3.23%) DNS
6 4 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.58%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (2.58%) LAN
6 4 (2.58%) PBX
6 4 (2.58%) SAN
6 4 (2.58%) WAN
6 4 (2.58%) Wireless
6 4 (2.58%) WLAN
7 3 (1.94%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.94%) WebEx
8 2 (1.29%) Network Security
8 2 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.81%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.23%) MySQL
5 4 (2.58%) HBase
5 4 (2.58%) MariaDB
5 4 (2.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.58%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.87%) Axure RP
3 5 (3.23%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.94%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.94%) Hudson
4 3 (1.94%) JMeter
4 3 (1.94%) LoadRunner
4 3 (1.94%) Selenium
4 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.94%) Travis CI
4 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.29%) LSMW
6 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.65%) JBehave
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.65%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (19.35%) Advertising
2 23 (14.84%) Finance
3 22 (14.19%) Manufacturing
4 16 (10.32%) Retail
5 3 (1.94%) Marketing
6 2 (1.29%) Automotive
6 2 (1.29%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) Web Services
2 6 (3.87%) HTML
3 5 (3.23%) .NET
4 3 (1.94%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.94%) Apache Camel
4 3 (1.94%) CSS
4 3 (1.94%) HTML5
4 3 (1.94%) J2EE
4 3 (1.94%) Kafka
4 3 (1.94%) Node.js
4 3 (1.94%) REST
4 3 (1.94%) RESTful
4 3 (1.94%) SOAP
4 3 (1.94%) WebCenter
4 3 (1.94%) XML
5 2 (1.29%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.65%) Behat
6 1 (0.65%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
3 6 (3.87%) AS400
3 6 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.58%) Minimum Viable Product
4 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.94%) Clustering
5 3 (1.94%) Contactless
5 3 (1.94%) EMV
5 3 (1.94%) IVR
5 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.94%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.29%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.61%) Windows
2 14 (9.03%) Linux
3 6 (3.87%) AIX
4 3 (1.94%) Unix
4 3 (1.94%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.65%) ERP
1 32 (20.65%) Presales
2 20 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (12.90%) Logistics
3 15 (9.68%) Project Management
4 11 (7.10%) Business Development
5 9 (5.81%) CRM
5 9 (5.81%) ITIL
5 9 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (5.16%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.16%) Test Automation
7 7 (4.52%) Analytics
7 7 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (4.52%) Product Management
8 6 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.87%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.87%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.87%) Scenario Testing
8 6 (3.87%) Wireframes
9 5 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.58%) SQL
2 8 (5.16%) X++
3 7 (4.52%) C#
3 7 (4.52%) C++
3 7 (4.52%) Java
3 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.23%) C
5 5 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.23%) Python
6 3 (1.94%) PHP
7 2 (1.29%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.29%) Ruby
7 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) ABAP
8 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.65%) R
8 1 (0.65%) RPG
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Degree
2 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.23%) CCNA
4 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.58%) CCDE
5 4 (2.58%) CCDP
5 4 (2.58%) CCIE
5 4 (2.58%) CCNP
5 4 (2.58%) HP APS
5 4 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.58%) MCSE
5 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.94%) MCSA
7 2 (1.29%) ACCA
7 2 (1.29%) CIMA
7 2 (1.29%) CISM
7 2 (1.29%) CISSP
7 2 (1.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.87%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) GDPR
3 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.29%) PMO
4 1 (0.65%) COBIT
4 1 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.65%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.65%) NIST 800
System Software
1 17 (10.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.29%) vSphere
3 2 (1.29%) XenApp
3 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.65%) Xen
4 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Ansible
1 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.58%) Puppet
1 4 (2.58%) SmoothWall
1 4 (2.58%) Terraform
2 3 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.94%) SCCM
2 3 (1.94%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.29%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.29%) SCSM
3 2 (1.29%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.29%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 70 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.06%) Oracle
3 22 (14.19%) SAP
4 16 (10.32%) Sage
5 14 (9.03%) Epicor
6 13 (8.39%) Infor
7 11 (7.10%) HP
8 9 (5.81%) JD Edwards
8 9 (5.81%) VMware
9 6 (3.87%) Google
9 6 (3.87%) IBM
10 5 (3.23%) Cisco
10 5 (3.23%) IFS
11 4 (2.58%) NetApp
11 4 (2.58%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.94%) Apple
12 3 (1.94%) OpenText
12 3 (1.94%) PayPal
12 3 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.94%) WorldPay