Period
to 17 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

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

Consultant
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 8.51% 0.98% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.57% 1.01% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 19
Wolverhampton median annual salary £40,000 £18,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +122.22% -55.00% -
10th Percentile £34,500 £18,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £18,000 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies in Wolverhampton with a recognized job title 140 199 226
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.29% 97.55% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 127 178 187
Wolverhampton median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% -5.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,600 £48,975 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Wolverhampton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Wolverhampton

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Wolverhampton over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Wolverhampton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
1 5 (41.67%) Ant
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Ant
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
1 5 (41.67%) RESTful
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL