The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,500 in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 33 27 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.81% 3.96% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 4.00% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Median salary £50,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.31% +35.71%  
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 Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 200 193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 96.07% 99.01% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 122 186 142
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 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
Telford -9 3 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Consultant
West Midlands

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Shropshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Cash Management
2 4 (36.36%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (36.36%) SAPUI5
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (36.36%) Web Dynpro
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE
2 4 (36.36%) ABAP
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Fiori
1 4 (36.36%) SAPUI5
1 4 (36.36%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Cash Management
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Procure-to-Pay
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Personalization
2 2 (18.18%) Presales
2 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) KYC
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) ABAP
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) vCloud
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Pega
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds