The median annual salary for a Consultant was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 56 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.80% 3.40% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 3.51% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 25
Median salary £53,750 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.25% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £38,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £78,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 605 627 702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.88% 96.76% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 554 534 597
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +26 17 £58,750 +38.23% 10
Durham -2 4 £42,500 -24.44% 1
Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (42.19%) SAP
2 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
5 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.75%) Logistics
6 10 (15.63%) Degree
6 10 (15.63%) SAP PP
7 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
7 9 (14.06%) SAP MM
7 9 (14.06%) Windows
7 9 (14.06%) Finance
7 9 (14.06%) SAP Basis
7 9 (14.06%) Skype for Business
7 9 (14.06%) SAP HANA
7 9 (14.06%) Skype
8 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
8 8 (12.50%) Office 365
8 8 (12.50%) SAP QM
8 8 (12.50%) SAP SCM
8 8 (12.50%) ERP
8 8 (12.50%) CRM
8 8 (12.50%) SAP WM
8 8 (12.50%) NetWeaver
9 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
10 6 (9.38%) SCCM
10 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.38%) Citrix
10 6 (9.38%) ITIL

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 (20.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.06%) Skype for Business
3 8 (12.50%) NetWeaver
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) SAP PP
2 9 (14.06%) SAP MM
3 8 (12.50%) SAP QM
3 8 (12.50%) SAP SCM
3 8 (12.50%) SAP WM
4 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (4.69%) SAP CRM
5 3 (4.69%) SAP ERP
5 3 (4.69%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (3.13%) Sage X3
6 2 (3.13%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (1.56%) Infor M3
7 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.56%) Sage 200
7 1 (1.56%) SAP Business One
7 1 (1.56%) SAP GRC
7 1 (1.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Skype
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) DHCP
3 2 (3.13%) DNS
3 2 (3.13%) ISDN
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) CTI
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
General
1 16 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Back Office
3 4 (6.25%) Military
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) SAP Basis
2 4 (6.25%) ODBC
3 2 (3.13%) XMPP
4 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Logistics
1 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.50%) CRM
2 8 (12.50%) ERP
3 6 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 6 (9.38%) ITIL
4 5 (7.81%) Process Improvement
5 4 (6.25%) Data Management
6 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Business Development
6 3 (4.69%) Presales
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.13%) Content Management
7 2 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.13%) Project Management
7 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
2 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (3.13%) CCNA
5 2 (3.13%) CCNP
5 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.56%) MCSA
6 1 (1.56%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) SAP
2 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) Citrix
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 4 (6.25%) VMware
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco
6 2 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Sage
6 2 (3.13%) Sophos
6 2 (3.13%) Symantec
6 2 (3.13%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.56%) Avaya
7 1 (1.56%) Draytek
7 1 (1.56%) Genesys
7 1 (1.56%) IFS
7 1 (1.56%) Infor
7 1 (1.56%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.56%) Siebel
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £17500 - £50000 per annum + Uncapped Commission, Company Car
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Aspire Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, %, bonus'
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Newcastle Upon Tyne
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Posted: 24 days ago