Period
to 19 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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

Consultant
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 70 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 -16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 42 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.08% 2.85% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 2.91% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 58
Essex median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +48.94% -29.50%
10th Percentile £41,000 £23,500 £16,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £68,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +0.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 795 1,441 1,876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 97.69% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 624 1,233 1,462
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 19 May 2019.

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 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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
Witham -1 4 £62,500 +71.23%
Chelmsford -2 1 £42,500 -12.82%
Consultant
East of England

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

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

1 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) GDPR
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
3 3 (33.33%) Boomi
3 3 (33.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 3 (33.33%) Jitterbit
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) VMware

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Boomi
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Workshop Facilitation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Lua
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
2 3 (33.33%) Jitterbit
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Isilon
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) VMware