The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Consultant
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 68 78
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 55 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.77% 2.47% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 2.59% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 9
Median salary £40,000 £47,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.23% +127.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 913 964 1186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.80% 95.26% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 766 785 932
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Essex

Consultant
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Essex

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Essex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Essex

Consultant
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Billericay - 24 £23,000 -
Colchester -1 5 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Chelmsford -17 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Brentwood +6 1 £35,000 -65.00% 1
Waltham Abbey - 1 £25,000 -
Witham - 1 £25,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Essex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 52 (50.98%) Telecoms
2 42 (41.18%) Degree
3 36 (35.29%) SAP
4 31 (30.39%) B2B
4 31 (30.39%) B2C
5 23 (22.55%) Microsoft
6 21 (20.59%) Finance
7 15 (14.71%) SAP FI/CO
7 15 (14.71%) SAP CO
7 15 (14.71%) SAP FI
7 15 (14.71%) CCA
8 14 (13.73%) SAP SD
8 14 (13.73%) Billing
9 11 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.84%) SLA
10 8 (7.84%) Oracle
10 8 (7.84%) ITIL
10 8 (7.84%) Publishing
10 8 (7.84%) Procure-to-Pay
10 8 (7.84%) System Testing
11 7 (6.86%) Java
11 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (5.88%) SQL
12 6 (5.88%) J2EE
12 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
12 6 (5.88%) XML
12 6 (5.88%) CRM
13 5 (4.90%) Banking
13 5 (4.90%) Spring

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (4.90%) Apache
1 5 (4.90%) JBoss
1 5 (4.90%) NetWeaver
1 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (14.71%) SAP CO
1 15 (14.71%) SAP FI
1 15 (14.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (13.73%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (0.98%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.90%) MySQL
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.96%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.98%) Lumira
5 1 (0.98%) Power BI
5 1 (0.98%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
1 5 (4.90%) Toad
General
1 52 (50.98%) Telecoms
2 21 (20.59%) Finance
3 14 (13.73%) Billing
4 8 (7.84%) Publishing
5 7 (6.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (4.90%) Banking
7 3 (2.94%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) J2EE
1 6 (5.88%) XML
2 5 (4.90%) Ajax
2 5 (4.90%) EJB
2 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
2 5 (4.90%) HTML
2 5 (4.90%) JMS
2 5 (4.90%) jQuery
2 5 (4.90%) REST
2 5 (4.90%) SOAP
2 5 (4.90%) Spring
2 5 (4.90%) Struts
2 5 (4.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) EDI
3 1 (0.98%) Java EE
3 1 (0.98%) Java SE
3 1 (0.98%) Mason
3 1 (0.98%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.98%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.94%) Chip Card
2 3 (2.94%) Contactless
2 3 (2.94%) EMV
2 3 (2.94%) Smartcard
3 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.39%) B2B
1 31 (30.39%) B2C
2 11 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (7.84%) ITIL
3 8 (7.84%) Procure-to-Pay
3 8 (7.84%) System Testing
4 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (5.88%) CRM
6 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.90%) Business Development
6 5 (4.90%) Multithreading
6 5 (4.90%) MVC
6 5 (4.90%) OO
6 5 (4.90%) SDLC
7 4 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (3.92%) Presales
8 3 (2.94%) Cash Management
8 3 (2.94%) E-business
8 3 (2.94%) Personalization
8 3 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) Java
2 6 (5.88%) SQL
3 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.98%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.98%) C
4 1 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (41.18%) Degree
2 15 (14.71%) CCA
3 4 (3.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) SAP
2 23 (22.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.84%) Oracle
4 5 (4.90%) Pega
5 3 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) Jedox
7 1 (0.98%) Tableau
7 1 (0.98%) TOWER Software
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