Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 63 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 25 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.56% 2.99% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 3.08% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 20
Suffolk median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +29.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £35,250 £32,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £74,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 694 1137 1200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.86% 97.01% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 640 1046 1068
Suffolk median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £54,395
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

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 6 months to 21 July 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 6 months to 21 July 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
Ipswich +15 14 £52,500 -8.70% 2
Newmarket +5 8 £29,500 -16.90%
Bury St Edmunds +6 3 £42,500 +14.86%
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 23 (92.00%) Presales
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
3 13 (52.00%) Project Management
3 13 (52.00%) Document Management
3 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 13 (52.00%) Business Analysis
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 13 (52.00%) HL7
3 13 (52.00%) SDLC
4 8 (32.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (32.00%) Juniper
4 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (32.00%) Network Security
4 8 (32.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) CCNP
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity

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 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Presales
2 13 (52.00%) Business Analysis
2 13 (52.00%) Document Management
2 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 13 (52.00%) SDLC
2 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.00%) ETL
3 1 (4.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Blue Coat
2 8 (32.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (32.00%) F5
2 8 (32.00%) Juniper
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
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