The median annual salary for a Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Consultant
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 49 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 10 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.98% 3.13% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 10
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 331 555 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.51% 96.35% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 299 505 548
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Suffolk

Consultant
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Suffolk

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Suffolk over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Suffolk

Consultant
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Ipswich +16 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Newmarket 0 4 £29,500 -16.90% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £45,000 -
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Suffolk region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Presales
2 8 (53.33%) Network Security
3 7 (46.67%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
3 7 (46.67%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) HL7
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Document Management
5 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Network Security
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (6.67%) GPRS
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Presales
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Document Management
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) HL7
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
1 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
1 7 (46.67%) F5
1 7 (46.67%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
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