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The median annual salary for a Consultant was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

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

Consultant
England > North East
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 98 80 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 -26 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 22 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.79% 1.93% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 2.04% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 33
10th Percentile £54,375 £33,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £59,063 £42,344 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% +33.33%
75th Percentile £92,500 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £64,250 £73,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,424 1,080 1,058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.81% 94.65% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,017 864 782
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,825 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,438 £32,500 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £44,750 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.61% +9.15% +2.50%
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,434
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in the North East

Consultant
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Consultant in the North East

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in the North East over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Consultant in the North East

Consultant
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 May 2022. 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
Tyne and Wear -10 11 £82,500 +65.00% 28
Northumberland - 1 £52,500 - 1
Consultant
England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, Consultant job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Agile
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
4 2 (16.67%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 2 (16.67%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 2 (16.67%) Lightning Web Components
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Lightning Web Components
1 2 (16.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile
1 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCIE
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CWAP
2 1 (8.33%) CWNE
2 1 (8.33%) CWSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware