Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 22
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 100 113 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.42% 7.46% 10.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.67% 7.89% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 98 157
North East median annual salary £40,750 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.91% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £22,250 £35,175 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1303 1432 1515
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 94.52% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1233 1307
North East median annual salary £39,065 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.17% +4.00% +6.44%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Consultant in the North East

Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +15 55 £41,500 -24.55% 5
Durham -16 30 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Northumberland - 1 £62,500 -
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 31 (31.00%) SAP
2 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.00%) Finance
4 20 (20.00%) SAP MM
5 19 (19.00%) Manufacturing
6 18 (18.00%) SAP WM
6 18 (18.00%) Oracle
7 14 (14.00%) Java
8 13 (13.00%) JBoss
8 13 (13.00%) ERP
9 12 (12.00%) Degree
10 11 (11.00%) jQuery
10 11 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (11.00%) Logistics
10 11 (11.00%) Windows
10 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.00%) VMware
11 10 (10.00%) Hibernate
11 10 (10.00%) CSS
11 10 (10.00%) C
11 10 (10.00%) C++
11 10 (10.00%) HTML
11 10 (10.00%) SOA
11 10 (10.00%) Spring
11 10 (10.00%) Korn
11 10 (10.00%) Apache CXF
11 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (10.00%) SaaS
11 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
11 10 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 13 (13.00%) JBoss
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (7.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) Apache
5 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.00%) iPlanet
5 3 (3.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (20.00%) SAP MM
2 18 (18.00%) SAP WM
3 7 (7.00%) SAP PP
3 7 (7.00%) SAP SCM
3 7 (7.00%) SAP SD
4 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (3.00%) Sage X3
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.00%) SAP CO
6 2 (2.00%) SAP FI
6 2 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.00%) SAP PM
7 1 (1.00%) SAP PS
7 1 (1.00%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (10.00%) SaaS
2 7 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.00%) Office 365
4 5 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Firewall
2 4 (4.00%) SMS
2 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.00%) LDAP
3 3 (3.00%) NAS
3 3 (3.00%) SAN
4 2 (2.00%) Skype
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
5 1 (1.00%) Network Security
5 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) Big Data
1 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.00%) Hudson
1 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (27.00%) Finance
2 19 (19.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.00%) Banking
4 6 (6.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) jQuery
2 10 (10.00%) Apache CXF
2 10 (10.00%) CSS
2 10 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (10.00%) HTML
2 10 (10.00%) Spring
3 3 (3.00%) J2EE
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.00%) .NET
5 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) NHS
4 3 (3.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Windows
2 5 (5.00%) Linux
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.00%) AIX
3 4 (4.00%) Solaris
4 3 (3.00%) HPUX
4 3 (3.00%) SUSE
4 3 (3.00%) Unix
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) ERP
2 11 (11.00%) Logistics
2 11 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.00%) API Design
3 10 (10.00%) SOA
4 9 (9.00%) ITIL
5 8 (8.00%) Business Development
6 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.00%) B2B
7 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.00%) Change Management
8 4 (4.00%) Coaching
8 4 (4.00%) CRM
8 4 (4.00%) High Availability
8 4 (4.00%) Presales
9 3 (3.00%) B2B Sales
9 3 (3.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.00%) Java
2 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 10 (10.00%) C
2 10 (10.00%) C++
2 10 (10.00%) Korn
3 5 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (2.00%) ABAP
4 2 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) Ruby
5 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) Master's Degree
3 7 (7.00%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.00%) CISM
6 2 (2.00%) CISSP
6 2 (2.00%) MCSE
6 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) ACCA
7 1 (1.00%) CCIE
7 1 (1.00%) CCNA
7 1 (1.00%) CCNP
7 1 (1.00%) CIMA
7 1 (1.00%) MCSA
7 1 (1.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.00%) PMO
4 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.00%) GDPR
4 1 (1.00%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.00%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.00%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.00%) vSphere
2 6 (6.00%) XenApp
3 5 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.00%) KVM
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.00%) Docker
6 1 (1.00%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.00%) OpenView
1 3 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Packer
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (31.00%) SAP
2 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.00%) Oracle
4 11 (11.00%) VMware
5 9 (9.00%) Citrix
6 5 (5.00%) Cisco
7 4 (4.00%) HP
7 4 (4.00%) Sage
8 3 (3.00%) Borland
8 3 (3.00%) Cognos
8 3 (3.00%) Epicor
8 3 (3.00%) F5
8 3 (3.00%) Opsware
8 3 (3.00%) Pegasus
8 3 (3.00%) PlateSpin
8 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.00%) Sun
8 3 (3.00%) Symantec
8 3 (3.00%) Veritas
9 2 (2.00%) Infor