The median annual salary for a IT Consultant was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

IT Consultant
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 211 191
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.60% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 18
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,600 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured IT Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in the West Midlands

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for IT Consultant in the West Midlands

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in the West Midlands

IT Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 2 £73,750 +9.25% 2
Worcestershire - 2 £33,750 -
Solihull -23 1 £16,000 -75.38%
IT Consultant
England

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 West Midlands region featuring IT Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) Jython
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) CLAS
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible

IT Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP GTS
1 1 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) CloudFront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) GoCD
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) EDI
2 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) B2B
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Logistics
3 1 (5.26%) Security Management
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.53%) Jython
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) ABAP
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Graphite
1 1 (5.26%) Kibana
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) logstash
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) SEEBURGER
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago