Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Consultant
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 46 41
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 13 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.84% 3.26% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 3.47% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 6
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £50,688 £18,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 438 548 381
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 94.16% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 323 411 273
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,316 £23,000 £18,850
90th Percentile £64,063 £53,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Shropshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Shropshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Shropshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Shropshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Telford -8 9 £70,000 +154.55% 1
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Shropshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 6 (46.15%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (46.15%) GDPR
2 6 (46.15%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (15.38%) Advertising
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) InVision
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (7.69%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (7.69%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) CAD
3 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (46.15%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) webMethods