Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was - in advertised job vacancies in the M4 Corridor during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Consultant
South East > M4 Corridor
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - +5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 14.71% - 28.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.71% - 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
M4 Corridor median annual salary - - £85,000
South East median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% -4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor. 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
M4 Corridor
Permanent vacancies in the M4 Corridor with a recognized job title 34 29 41
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 96.67% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 32
M4 Corridor median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -20.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £43,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £102,500 £90,875
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the M4 Corridor

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in the M4 Corridor

Consultant
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the M4 Corridor.

Salary trend for Consultant in the M4 Corridor

Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 M4 Corridor region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) F5
1 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire