Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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

Consultant
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 42 67
Rank change year-on-year +27 +25 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 167 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.49% 5.74% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.72% 5.94% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 133 42 29
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £27,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.11% +3.26% -12.38%
10th Percentile £17,500 £18,125 £33,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £68,000
North East median annual salary £28,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -42.50% -9.09% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,313 774 1,042
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 96.51% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 702 926
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £36,075 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.04% +0.21% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,300 £21,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,250 £55,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Tyne and Wear

Consultant
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +27 163 £27,500 -43.59% 13
Sunderland -12 2 £36,250 -3.33%
Gateshead -12 2 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Consultant
North East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 85 (50.90%) Microsoft
2 54 (32.34%) Business Development
3 46 (27.54%) Degree
4 36 (21.56%) Finance
5 34 (20.36%) Coaching
6 25 (14.97%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (13.77%) ERP
8 22 (13.17%) Telesales
9 21 (12.57%) Advertising
9 21 (12.57%) Games
10 19 (11.38%) CRM
10 19 (11.38%) B2B
11 17 (10.18%) B2B Sales
12 16 (9.58%) Dynamics CRM
13 15 (8.98%) SQL
14 14 (8.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (7.19%) Open Source
16 12 (7.19%) Office 365
17 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (6.59%) GDPR
18 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
19 9 (5.39%) ISO 9001
19 9 (5.39%) Dynamics 365
19 9 (5.39%) DBS Check
20 8 (4.79%) Java
20 8 (4.79%) Dynamics NAV
21 7 (4.19%) Retail
21 7 (4.19%) Manufacturing

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.40%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.40%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (4.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.99%) Sage X3
4 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.20%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.19%) Office 365
3 9 (5.39%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.20%) IaaS
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.40%) Skype
2 2 (1.20%) Firewall
2 2 (1.20%) LAN
2 2 (1.20%) WAN
2 2 (1.20%) WLAN
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.40%) Big Data
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.20%) Power BI
3 2 (1.20%) QlikView
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) JUnit
1 1 (0.60%) TestNG
General
1 36 (21.56%) Finance
2 21 (12.57%) Advertising
2 21 (12.57%) Games
3 7 (4.19%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.19%) Retail
4 5 (2.99%) Law
5 2 (1.20%) French Language
5 2 (1.20%) German Language
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.19%) .NET
2 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.60%) CSS
2 1 (0.60%) HTML
2 1 (0.60%) jQuery
2 1 (0.60%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.97%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.20%) CESG
3 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.60%) Fintech
4 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.59%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Linux
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.34%) Business Development
2 34 (20.36%) Coaching
3 23 (13.77%) ERP
4 22 (13.17%) Telesales
5 19 (11.38%) B2B
5 19 (11.38%) CRM
6 17 (10.18%) B2B Sales
7 13 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (7.19%) Open Source
9 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.19%) Presales
11 6 (3.59%) Process Management
12 4 (2.40%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.40%) Mentoring
13 3 (1.80%) Customer-Centricity
13 3 (1.80%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (1.80%) Information Security
13 3 (1.80%) ITIL
14 2 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
14 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.98%) SQL
2 8 (4.79%) Java
3 7 (4.19%) PHP
4 3 (1.80%) Python
4 3 (1.80%) R
5 2 (1.20%) C#
5 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 46 (27.54%) Degree
2 9 (5.39%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.20%) CEH
3 2 (1.20%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (1.20%) CISM
3 2 (1.20%) CISSP
3 2 (1.20%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) SSCP
4 1 (0.60%) MCP
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.59%) GDPR
3 9 (5.39%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.40%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.80%) SLA
6 2 (1.20%) ISO 31000
7 1 (0.60%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) QRadar
Vendors
1 85 (50.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.19%) VMware
3 6 (3.59%) Lotus
3 6 (3.59%) Sage
4 4 (2.40%) Symantec
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle
5 3 (1.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) AlienVault
6 2 (1.20%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco
6 2 (1.20%) Juniper
6 2 (1.20%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.20%) McAfee
6 2 (1.20%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.20%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.20%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.20%) Splunk
7 1 (0.60%) IFS
7 1 (0.60%) Xero