Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 53 49
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 14 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.82% 1.67% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 1.71% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 6
Worcestershire median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -30.77% +85.71%
10th Percentile £28,000 £35,200 £40,625
90th Percentile £66,475 £51,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies in Worcestershire with a recognized job title 484 467 471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.70% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 434 448 428
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,500 £47,650
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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
Worcester +3 9 £51,000 +13.33%
Malvern - 3 £35,000 -
Redditch - 1 £50,000 -
Consultant
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Worcestershire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Advertising
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 5 (35.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (14.29%) Sage
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (14.29%) Communications Security
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Sage 200
5 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Data Integration

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (14.29%) Sage 200
3 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 6 (42.86%) Advertising
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Information Security
1 3 (21.43%) Presales
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) Communications Security
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Security
2 2 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (14.29%) Data Management
2 2 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Informatics
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) SAP