Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Consultant
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 85 61
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 18 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.14% 0.94% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 0.95% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 35
Leicester median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £37,500 £21,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £50,000 £65,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year +8.11% +12.12% +17.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 564 840 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.71% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 522 764 691
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Leicester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Leicester

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Leicester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Leicester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Web Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Axure RP
2 5 (27.78%) Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) Wireframes
3 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 4 (22.22%) SmoothWall
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) Minimum Viable Product
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (22.22%) HP APS
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (22.22%) CCDE
3 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (22.22%) ProCurve
3 4 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) CCIE
3 4 (22.22%) CCNP

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Google Analytics
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) MPLS
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
1 4 (22.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DBAmp
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Axure RP
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Kafka
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Web Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) Wireframes
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
3 4 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Presales
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCDE
1 4 (22.22%) CCDP
1 4 (22.22%) CCIE
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) HP APS
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SmoothWall
2 1 (5.56%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Google
2 5 (27.78%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) NetApp
3 4 (22.22%) ProCurve
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Sage
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (5.56%) OpenText
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com