The median annual salary for a IT Consultant was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Consultant
England / East Midlands
Rank 160 165 173
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.034% 0.094% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.097% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £80,000 £46,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.91% +58.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2835 3093 3189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.72% 97.36% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2274 2467 2595
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,992
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in the East Midlands

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for IT Consultant in the East Midlands

IT 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 IT Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +21 1 £80,000 +100.00%
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) SCSM
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Generation
3 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (14.29%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Generation
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) GIAC
2 1 (14.29%) GPEN
2 1 (14.29%) SANS
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware