Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 38 55
Rank change year-on-year +22 +17 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 147 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.15% 6.06% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.49% 6.23% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 112 41 43
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £19,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.78% -25.00% +118.18%
10th Percentile £17,500 £18,125 £35,250
90th Percentile £56,125 £58,750 £67,500
North East median annual salary £23,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -52.50% -9.09% -

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 1,177 722 1,082
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 97.30% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 971 612 945
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,906
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.07% +8.30%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,440
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,590
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +4.00%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +25 145 £19,000 -60.00% 34
Gateshead +3 2 £45,000 -6.74%
Consultant
North East

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 52 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 49 (33.33%) Business Development
3 39 (26.53%) Finance
4 34 (23.13%) Degree
5 29 (19.73%) Coaching
6 21 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (13.61%) Telesales
7 20 (13.61%) B2B
8 18 (12.24%) Advertising
8 18 (12.24%) Games
8 18 (12.24%) B2B Sales
9 16 (10.88%) Java
10 14 (9.52%) Security Cleared
11 12 (8.16%) CRM
11 12 (8.16%) ERP
12 10 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM
13 9 (6.12%) Office 365
13 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
13 9 (6.12%) PHP
13 9 (6.12%) SAP
13 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (5.44%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (4.76%) Open Source
15 7 (4.76%) Change Control
15 7 (4.76%) High Availability
15 7 (4.76%) Performance Management
15 7 (4.76%) Process Management
15 7 (4.76%) SAP Basis

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 9 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.72%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.68%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) Office 365
2 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.72%) Skype
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (0.68%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (0.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.36%) Big Data
2 1 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.68%) QlikView
2 1 (0.68%) Spotfire
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (26.53%) Finance
2 18 (12.24%) Advertising
2 18 (12.24%) Games
3 3 (2.04%) Retail
4 2 (1.36%) German Language
4 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) SAP Basis
2 3 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.08%) CESG
3 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.36%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.68%) Fintech
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.33%) Business Development
2 29 (19.73%) Coaching
3 20 (13.61%) B2B
3 20 (13.61%) Telesales
4 18 (12.24%) B2B Sales
5 12 (8.16%) CRM
5 12 (8.16%) ERP
6 9 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.44%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (4.76%) Change Control
8 7 (4.76%) High Availability
8 7 (4.76%) Information Security
8 7 (4.76%) Open Source
8 7 (4.76%) Performance Management
8 7 (4.76%) Process Management
9 6 (4.08%) Security Architecture
10 5 (3.40%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.40%) Presales
11 4 (2.72%) Customer-Centricity
12 3 (2.04%) Customer-Centric Approach
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.88%) Java
2 9 (6.12%) PHP
3 7 (4.76%) ABAP
4 2 (1.36%) SQL
5 1 (0.68%) R
5 1 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 34 (23.13%) Degree
2 14 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) CEH
3 6 (4.08%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (4.08%) CISM
3 6 (4.08%) CISSP
3 6 (4.08%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 6 (4.08%) SSCP
4 4 (2.72%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.36%) CCNP
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.68%) CCNA
6 1 (0.68%) MCP
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.72%) GDPR
3 4 (2.72%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.36%) SLA
5 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.68%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 52 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.12%) SAP
3 5 (3.40%) Lotus
4 2 (1.36%) Cisco
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle
4 2 (1.36%) Sage
4 2 (1.36%) VMware
5 1 (0.68%) Baan
5 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.68%) Epicor
5 1 (0.68%) Infor
5 1 (0.68%) IronPort
5 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.68%) Juniper
5 1 (0.68%) Meraki
5 1 (0.68%) Mitel
5 1 (0.68%) NetApp
5 1 (0.68%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.68%) Tableau
5 1 (0.68%) TippingPoint