The median annual salary for a Consultant was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / Worcestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 31 39
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 8 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.23% 6.69% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 6.85% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 6
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.70% -10.52%  
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 Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 347 336 224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 96.66% 97.67% 99.56%
Number of salaries quoted 336 316 208
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Worcestershire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Worcestershire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Worcestershire

Consultant
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Worcester -17 4 £23,750 -47.22%
Redditch -17 3 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Malvern - 1 £22,500 -
Consultant
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Worcestershire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Presales
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Skype
3 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (12.50%) Chat Support
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Python

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Business One
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) Skype
1 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) GoCD
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Presales
2 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Chat Support
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) Jython
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) ABAP
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Graphite
1 1 (6.25%) Kibana
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
1 1 (6.25%) logstash
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Pegasus
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Resource Management
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago