The median annual salary for a Consultant was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Consultant
South West / Somerset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 69 58
Rank change year-on-year +31 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 41 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.78% 1.51% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.93% 1.55% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 12
Median salary £70,000 £48,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.58% -22.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 691 646 610
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.46% 97.73% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 511 565 541
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +9.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Somerset

Consultant
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Somerset

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Somerset over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Somerset

Consultant
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Bath +20 38 £70,000 +43.58% 1
Yeovil - 2 £34,000 -
Street - 1 £60,000 -
Consultant
South West

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

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

1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) Management Information System
4 14 (24.14%) Finance
4 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (24.14%) Customer Requirements
5 13 (22.41%) Degree
6 10 (17.24%) Office 365
7 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
8 8 (13.79%) Information Architecture
8 8 (13.79%) Metadata Management
8 8 (13.79%) Nintex
8 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 8 (13.79%) Publishing
8 8 (13.79%) Project Management
8 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
9 7 (12.07%) Linux
9 7 (12.07%) ITIL
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security
10 5 (8.62%) Legal
10 5 (8.62%) Validation
10 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.62%) C
10 5 (8.62%) SQL
10 5 (8.62%) SOA
10 5 (8.62%) Coaching
10 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
10 5 (8.62%) Risk Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (17.24%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) PSTN
2 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Publishing
3 5 (8.62%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) PKI
2 3 (5.17%) SCADA
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Customer Requirements
2 8 (13.79%) Information Architecture
2 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
2 8 (13.79%) Metadata Management
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) Information Security
3 7 (12.07%) ITIL
4 5 (8.62%) Coaching
4 5 (8.62%) IT Strategy
4 5 (8.62%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.62%) SOA
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.62%) Validation
5 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.17%) MVC
6 3 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Degree
2 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (6.90%) CISMP
4 4 (6.90%) CISSP
4 4 (6.90%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 4 (6.90%) PCI QSA
5 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.72%) GCIA
6 1 (1.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) COBIT
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (6.90%) NIST 800
1 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Nintex
3 2 (3.45%) Avaya
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