Consultant Jobs in the Midlands

Consultant
England > Midlands

The median Consultant salary in the Midlands is £47,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 24 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 75 108 112
Rank change year-on-year +33 +4 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 456 256 335
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.25% 3.01% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 3.37% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 331 195 228
10th Percentile £24,000 £42,600 £36,250
25th Percentile £30,500 £50,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -24.00% +8.70% +9.52%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +8.33%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the Midlands. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 13,212 7,602 10,970
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 89.51% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9,398 4,488 7,088
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £27,750
25th Percentile £34,834 £37,500 £37,371
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +9.89%
75th Percentile £60,741 £67,200 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in the Midlands

Consultant
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Consultant in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Consultant in the Midlands

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in the Midlands over the 6 months to 24 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Consultant in the Midlands

Consultant
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +49 314 £50,000 -23.08% 71
East Midlands +17 139 £37,500 -42.31% 31
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2024, Consultant job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 156 (34.21%) Social Skills
2 143 (31.36%) Microsoft
3 118 (25.88%) Finance
4 83 (18.20%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (17.11%) Dynamics 365
6 66 (14.47%) Degree
7 65 (14.25%) SQL
7 65 (14.25%) Customer Service
8 57 (12.50%) Power Platform
9 53 (11.62%) Project Management
10 49 (10.75%) ERP
11 48 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 48 (10.53%) Public Sector
12 47 (10.31%) Roadmaps
13 46 (10.09%) Presales
14 44 (9.65%) SAP
15 42 (9.21%) Power BI
16 41 (8.99%) Azure
17 40 (8.77%) Security Cleared
18 39 (8.55%) CRM
18 39 (8.55%) Migration
19 38 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
19 38 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
20 37 (8.11%) Project Delivery
21 35 (7.68%) Retail
22 34 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
22 34 (7.46%) Requirements Gathering
23 33 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
24 32 (7.02%) Agile
25 31 (6.80%) Data Centre

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (3.51%) Microsoft Exchange
1 16 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.10%) Apache
3 3 (0.66%) IIS
4 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.22%) InDesign
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 38 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.29%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (2.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.54%) NetSuite
4 7 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.54%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 7 (1.54%) SAP Business One
5 6 (1.32%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.66%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.66%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.66%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 2 (0.44%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.22%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.22%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.22%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 78 (17.11%) Dynamics 365
2 57 (12.50%) Power Platform
3 41 (8.99%) Azure
4 24 (5.26%) Microsoft 365
5 20 (4.39%) AWS
6 19 (4.17%) PowerApps
7 14 (3.07%) SaaS
8 10 (2.19%) Entra ID
9 9 (1.97%) Amazon S3
9 9 (1.97%) SuccessFactors
10 8 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
11 7 (1.54%) OCI
11 7 (1.54%) Power Automate
12 6 (1.32%) Azure Storage
12 6 (1.32%) IaaS
12 6 (1.32%) PaaS
13 5 (1.10%) Azure Stack
14 4 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.88%) Azure Logic Apps
15 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.19%) VPN
2 9 (1.97%) IPsec
3 8 (1.75%) Firewall
3 8 (1.75%) Unified Communications
4 7 (1.54%) DHCP
4 7 (1.54%) DNS
5 6 (1.32%) Internet
5 6 (1.32%) Network Security
5 6 (1.32%) WAN
6 5 (1.10%) SNMP
7 4 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.44%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (0.44%) Intranet
8 2 (0.44%) NGFW
8 2 (0.44%) SD-WAN
8 2 (0.44%) Wireless
9 1 (0.22%) SAN
9 1 (0.22%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.21%) Power BI
3 19 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.32%) Data Lake
6 5 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.10%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.44%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.22%) DB2
10 1 (0.22%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Git
General
1 156 (34.21%) Social Skills
2 118 (25.88%) Finance
3 48 (10.53%) Public Sector
4 38 (8.33%) Organisational Skills
5 35 (7.68%) Retail
6 33 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (5.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 24 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
9 22 (4.82%) Manufacturing
9 22 (4.82%) Marketing
10 10 (2.19%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.97%) Law
11 9 (1.97%) Legal
12 5 (1.10%) Banking
12 5 (1.10%) Documentation Skills
12 5 (1.10%) Local Government
12 5 (1.10%) Social Housing
13 4 (0.88%) Retail Finance
14 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.66%) Social Science
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.85%) HTML
2 10 (2.19%) CSS
3 7 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (1.32%) .NET
5 5 (1.10%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (1.10%) YAML
6 4 (0.88%) XML
7 3 (0.66%) JSON
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.44%) SAP Fiori
8 2 (0.44%) SAPUI5
8 2 (0.44%) Web Services
9 1 (0.22%) React
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.22%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 21 (4.61%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (3.29%) Driving Licence
4 10 (2.19%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.97%) Low-Code
5 9 (1.97%) Onboarding
6 8 (1.75%) NHS
6 8 (1.75%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.54%) Legacy Systems
7 7 (1.54%) Operational Technology
7 7 (1.54%) Renewable Energy
8 6 (1.32%) iPhone
8 6 (1.32%) Team-Oriented Environment
9 5 (1.10%) Acoustics
9 5 (1.10%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (0.88%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.17%) Windows
2 10 (2.19%) Linux
3 5 (1.10%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (18.20%) Problem-Solving
2 65 (14.25%) Customer Service
3 53 (11.62%) Project Management
4 49 (10.75%) ERP
5 47 (10.31%) Roadmaps
6 46 (10.09%) Presales
7 39 (8.55%) CRM
7 39 (8.55%) Migration
8 37 (8.11%) Project Delivery
9 34 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (7.46%) Requirements Gathering
10 32 (7.02%) Agile
11 28 (6.14%) Cybersecurity
11 28 (6.14%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.92%) Customer Requirements
13 25 (5.48%) Analytics
14 24 (5.26%) Process Improvement
15 22 (4.82%) Artificial Intelligence
16 21 (4.61%) Change Management
16 21 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 65 (14.25%) SQL
2 21 (4.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (3.51%) C#
4 10 (2.19%) Java
5 6 (1.32%) Python
6 5 (1.10%) Bicep
7 4 (0.88%) ABAP
8 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.66%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.22%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 66 (14.47%) Degree
2 40 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.29%) Azure Certification
4 10 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.75%) AWS Certification
6 6 (1.32%) MCSE
6 6 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.88%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 4 (0.88%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.66%) AAT
8 3 (0.66%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.66%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.44%) APMP
9 2 (0.44%) CCIE
9 2 (0.44%) CCNP
9 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.54%) QA
2 6 (1.32%) NIST
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.66%) GMP
4 3 (0.66%) GRC
5 2 (0.44%) NCSC
5 2 (0.44%) NIST 800
5 2 (0.44%) PMO
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) GDPR
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) SOC 2
System Software
1 9 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (1.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.97%) Terraform
2 6 (1.32%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.10%) Ansible
3 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (1.10%) Prometheus
3 5 (1.10%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 143 (31.36%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.65%) SAP
3 12 (2.63%) Cisco
3 12 (2.63%) Oracle
4 11 (2.41%) ServiceNow
5 10 (2.19%) Adobe
6 9 (1.97%) Apple
6 9 (1.97%) VMware
7 7 (1.54%) Hyperion
7 7 (1.54%) JD Edwards
7 7 (1.54%) Palo Alto
7 7 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.32%) Sage
9 5 (1.10%) NetApp
9 5 (1.10%) Qualtrics
9 5 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.10%) SolidFire
10 3 (0.66%) Adaptive Insights
10 3 (0.66%) Anaplan
10 3 (0.66%) Tagetik