The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Consultant
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 71
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 15 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.97% 1.82% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.86% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 20
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 749 1077 927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.17% 98.18% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 634 936 834
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Kent

Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Kent

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Salary histogram for Consultant in Kent

Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Maidstone -5 5 £35,000 -4.76%
Tonbridge - 1 £70,000 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (16.67%) Security Management
3 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Presales
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.50%) F5
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) B2B
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.33%) DSL
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceStack
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (16.67%) Presales
1 4 (16.67%) Security Management
2 3 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.33%) B2B
3 2 (8.33%) Business Development
3 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) F5
3 3 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) CODA
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Veeam
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Tripwire
Kent
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