Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 36 53
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 75 63 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.56% 5.89% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 6.04% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 64 43
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £31,250 £40,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.31% -18.50% +37.93%
10th Percentile £17,500 £18,125 £25,525
90th Percentile £61,250 £77,625 £65,000
North East median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -18.75% -17.95% -11.36%

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 1,067 1,043 1,047
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.35% 97.48% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 865 912 867
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,906
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.53% +1.08%
10th Percentile £24,375 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £62,500 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,626 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.67% -

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -1 70 £23,750 -40.63% 44
Sunderland +4 4 £65,000 +79.31%
Gateshead +16 1 - - 1
Consultant
North East

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 19 (25.33%) Business Development
3 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.00%) Java
4 12 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (14.67%) Coaching
6 10 (13.33%) B2B
6 10 (13.33%) Degree
7 9 (12.00%) B2B Sales
8 8 (10.67%) SAP
9 7 (9.33%) ABAP
9 7 (9.33%) Advertising
9 7 (9.33%) Performance Management
9 7 (9.33%) SAP Basis
9 7 (9.33%) High Availability
9 7 (9.33%) Change Control
10 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (8.00%) Task-Oriented
10 6 (8.00%) Cisco
10 6 (8.00%) ERP
11 5 (6.67%) CRM
11 5 (6.67%) PHP
11 5 (6.67%) CISM
11 5 (6.67%) CISSP
11 5 (6.67%) SSCP
11 5 (6.67%) Information Security
11 5 (6.67%) CESG
11 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.67%) CEH

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 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.67%) GeoServer
2 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.33%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (5.33%) Office 365
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Skype
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (1.33%) DHCP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) Extranet
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
2 1 (1.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (2.67%) DB2
2 2 (2.67%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (2.67%) GIS
2 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.67%) QGIS
3 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.33%) Power BI
3 1 (1.33%) QlikView
3 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Aptana Studio
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Advertising
3 4 (5.33%) Games
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) SAP Basis
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) CSS
2 2 (2.67%) HTML
2 2 (2.67%) Leaflet
2 2 (2.67%) Middleware
2 2 (2.67%) OpenLayers
2 2 (2.67%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) CESG
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Business Development
2 11 (14.67%) Coaching
3 10 (13.33%) B2B
4 9 (12.00%) B2B Sales
5 7 (9.33%) Change Control
5 7 (9.33%) High Availability
5 7 (9.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (8.00%) ERP
6 6 (8.00%) Task-Oriented
7 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.67%) Contract Negotiation
7 5 (6.67%) CRM
7 5 (6.67%) Information Security
7 5 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 5 (6.67%) Telesales
8 3 (4.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (4.00%) Lead Generation
8 3 (4.00%) Presales
8 3 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) Java
2 7 (9.33%) ABAP
3 5 (6.67%) PHP
4 3 (4.00%) SQL
5 2 (2.67%) Python
6 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) Degree
3 5 (6.67%) CEH
3 5 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (6.67%) CISM
3 5 (6.67%) CISSP
3 5 (6.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 5 (6.67%) SSCP
4 3 (4.00%) CCNP
4 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.33%) CCNA
6 1 (1.33%) MCSE
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) SAP
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco
4 3 (4.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.67%) Mapinfo
5 2 (2.67%) NetApp
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) Sage
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Dell
6 1 (1.33%) Epicor
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Infor
6 1 (1.33%) IronPort
6 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.33%) Juniper
6 1 (1.33%) Meraki
6 1 (1.33%) Tableau