Period
to 22 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 22 October 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
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 94 70
Rank change year-on-year +27 -24 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 46 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.55% 1.72% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 1.77% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 31
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -20.83% +9.09%
10th Percentile £24,350 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £56,625 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 1259 1296 1201
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.08% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1136 1022
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,100 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 6 months to 22 October 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 6 months to 22 October 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
Bath +9 35 £47,500 - 1
Street +16 5 £45,000 -
Clevedon - 3 £62,500 - 2
Taunton - 1 £20,250 - 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £40,000 -
Consultant
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 16 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 15 (32.61%) Office 365
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.26%) Finance
5 10 (21.74%) Nintex
5 10 (21.74%) Degree
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 6 (13.04%) Windows
9 6 (13.04%) SAP
9 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.04%) Publishing
9 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
9 6 (13.04%) Metadata Management
10 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
10 5 (10.87%) Coaching
10 5 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (10.87%) IT Strategy
10 5 (10.87%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
10 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
10 5 (10.87%) Marketing
10 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
10 5 (10.87%) Electronics
10 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
10 5 (10.87%) SOA
11 4 (8.70%) Linux

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 16 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) WordPress
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.17%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Office 365
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.35%) IaaS
3 2 (4.35%) PaaS
3 2 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) DHCP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.70%) GIS
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) HDInsight
4 1 (2.17%) OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Publishing
3 5 (10.87%) Electronics
3 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
3 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.17%) MDX
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.87%) Renewable Energy
2 3 (6.52%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) CentOS
3 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.04%) Information Architecture
4 6 (13.04%) Metadata Management
5 5 (10.87%) Coaching
5 5 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (10.87%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.87%) IT Strategy
5 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
5 5 (10.87%) SOA
6 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.70%) MVC
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
7 3 (6.52%) Data Management
7 3 (6.52%) Information Security
7 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) R
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) GCIA
4 1 (2.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Nintex
3 6 (13.04%) SAP
4 4 (8.70%) ESRI
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.17%) IDERA
6 1 (2.17%) Murex
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) Sage
6 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.17%) Tableau
6 1 (2.17%) Talend