Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 51 71
Rank change year-on-year +15 +20 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 57 53 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.07% 4.61% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 4.87% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 57 43 23
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.83% +71.43% -41.67%
10th Percentile £18,125 £26,800 £17,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £52,500
North East median annual salary £40,750 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -25.91% - -2.22%

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 913 1089 961
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.23% 94.70% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 801 918 820
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,513 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.22% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
North East median annual salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year - +3.31% +7.15%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 48 £40,000 -27.27% 15
Sunderland - 3 £37,500 - 1
Gateshead - 2 £48,250 -
Consultant
North East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
2 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) Citrix
5 8 (14.04%) ERP
5 8 (14.04%) Business Development
5 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (12.28%) Public Cloud
6 7 (12.28%) Finance
6 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL
7 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (10.53%) Oracle
7 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.53%) Advertising
7 6 (10.53%) Firewall
7 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.53%) vSphere
7 6 (10.53%) XenApp
7 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.77%) Coaching
8 5 (8.77%) Office 365
8 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
8 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.77%) Dynamics 365

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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) iPlanet
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
3 3 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (3.51%) Sage X3
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.77%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (8.77%) Office 365
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.75%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.26%) LDAP
3 3 (5.26%) NAS
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) SMS
4 2 (3.51%) Skype
4 2 (3.51%) VPN
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
1 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.51%) Hudson
1 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Advertising
3 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.75%) jQuery
2 1 (1.75%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Public Cloud
2 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) NHS
4 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.26%) AIX
3 3 (5.26%) HPUX
3 3 (5.26%) Solaris
3 3 (5.26%) SUSE
3 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Business Development
1 8 (14.04%) ERP
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
3 6 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 6 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 5 (8.77%) B2B
4 5 (8.77%) Coaching
5 4 (7.02%) B2B Sales
5 4 (7.02%) CRM
6 3 (5.26%) High Availability
6 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.26%) Presales
7 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) DevOps
7 2 (3.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.75%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (1.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) Java
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) PHP
2 2 (3.51%) Python
2 2 (3.51%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CISM
3 2 (3.51%) CISSP
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ACCA
4 1 (1.75%) CCIE
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
4 1 (1.75%) CIMA
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.75%) GDPR
2 1 (1.75%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.75%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.53%) vSphere
2 6 (10.53%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.26%) KVM
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Docker
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.26%) OpenView
1 3 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
2 2 (3.51%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) Packer
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 9 (15.79%) Citrix
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle
5 5 (8.77%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) Borland
6 3 (5.26%) Cognos
6 3 (5.26%) F5
6 3 (5.26%) HP
6 3 (5.26%) Opsware
6 3 (5.26%) PlateSpin
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.26%) Sage
6 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 3 (5.26%) Sun
6 3 (5.26%) Symantec
6 3 (5.26%) Veritas
7 2 (3.51%) Epicor
7 2 (3.51%) Infor
8 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards