Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 81 88
Rank change year-on-year +42 +7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 65 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.41% 2.06% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.55% 2.11% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 11
Staffordshire median annual salary £50,000 £33,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.15% -25.00% +21.62%
10th Percentile £36,250 £18,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £66,250
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 Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1172 1233 1193
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 97.62% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1090 1029
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Staffordshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Staffordshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Salary histogram for Consultant in Staffordshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent +14 9 £37,500 +25.00%
Tamworth -3 2 £26,250 -30.00%
Lichfield -3 2 - -
Stafford -4 1 - -
Consultant
West Midlands

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

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 Staffordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 32 (49.23%) SAP
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) Manufacturing
3 14 (21.54%) Advertising
4 13 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (20.00%) SAP BW
4 13 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 13 (20.00%) SAP BPC
5 12 (18.46%) SAP SD
5 12 (18.46%) ABAP
6 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
7 7 (10.77%) Nessus
7 7 (10.77%) Sourcefire
7 7 (10.77%) Snort
7 7 (10.77%) Metasploit
7 7 (10.77%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (10.77%) Threat Detection
8 6 (9.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (9.23%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (9.23%) SAP HANA
8 6 (9.23%) SAP PI
8 6 (9.23%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Project Management
8 6 (9.23%) SQL
9 5 (7.69%) ERP
9 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.69%) Finance
9 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) SAP BPC
2 12 (18.46%) SAP SD
3 6 (9.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (3.08%) SAP SCM
7 1 (1.54%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (1.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) SNMP
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 6 (9.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 6 (9.23%) SAP HANA
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.08%) Power BI
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) QlikView
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 14 (21.54%) Advertising
1 14 (21.54%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Billing
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) VMS
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
2 7 (10.77%) Threat Detection
3 6 (9.23%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (9.23%) Project Management
3 6 (9.23%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (7.69%) ERP
4 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.15%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.15%) CRM
5 4 (6.15%) Presales
6 3 (4.62%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) B2B
7 2 (3.08%) Business Development
7 2 (3.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.08%) Migration
7 2 (3.08%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.08%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.08%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) ABAP
2 6 (9.23%) SQL
3 3 (4.62%) C
3 3 (4.62%) C#
4 2 (3.08%) X++
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.54%) Go
5 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) ACCA
1 1 (1.54%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Snort
2 1 (1.54%) Ceph
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Nessus
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) SAP
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) Sourcefire
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Epicor
5 2 (3.08%) Infor
5 2 (3.08%) Sage
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) IFS
6 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) VMware