The median annual salary for a Consultant was £23,750 in advertised job vacancies in Worcester 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.

Consultant
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 18 21
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 2.58% 6.92% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 7.10% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Median salary £23,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.22% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester. 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
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 154 155 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 99.35% 97.48% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 148 87
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Worcester

Consultant
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Worcester

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Worcester

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

Salary histogram for Consultant in Worcester

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Worcester region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Presales
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
3 3 (27.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (27.27%) Skype
4 2 (18.18%) Chat Support
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Management
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Business One
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Skype
1 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GoCD
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Presales
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Chat Support
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Internal Audit
4 1 (9.09%) ISMS
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Jython
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Graphite
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
1 1 (9.09%) logstash
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
4 1 (9.09%) VMware