The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Consultant
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 42 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.45% 3.87% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.98% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. 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
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160 377 455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 98.16% 97.16% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 145 344 393
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Ipswich

Consultant
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Ipswich

Consultant Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Ipswich region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) HL7
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Presales

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Document Management
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft