Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

Consultant
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 23 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 +18 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 4.17% 3.42% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 3.45% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Maidstone median annual salary £27,500 £44,750 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.55% +113.10% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £18,750 £19,800
90th Percentile £28,750 £72,500 £38,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies in Maidstone with a recognized job title 143 116 193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.31% 99.15% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 134 102 180
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £26,475 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £60,125
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Maidstone

Consultant
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Maidstone

Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Maidstone region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Robotics
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware