The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 45 59
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.28% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.32% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £30,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.28% -39.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 384 312 432
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.96% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 251 360
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CIMA
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) ACCA
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Epicor
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
1 1 (14.29%) Sage 200
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ACCA
1 2 (28.57%) CIMA
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Epicor
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Infor
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Leicester, Leicestershire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago