20 Most In-Demand Consultant Job Titles

We often receive questions about hiring demand for consultants. What types of consultants are most commonly recruited? Today, we thought we would look at hiring demand for various "Consultant" job titles. In October, there were about 87,000 job ads online that included the word "consultant" in the job title. This is an 8% year-over-year increase.

Below are the 20 job titles that include the word "Consultant" that are most commonly advertised in the US. Initially, we figured we would see business, financial, and technical consulting jobs. However, we were surprised to see so many retail and sales job titles.  Of the 20 titles, half are sales or retail related.

  1. Retail Sales Consultant
  2. Sales Consultant
  3. SAP Consultant
  4. Leasing Consultant
  5. AT&T Retail Sales Consultant
  6. Outside Sales Consultant
  7. Retail Consultant
  8. Bilingual Retail Sales Consultant
  9. Senior Consultant
  10. Financial Consultant
  11. Technical Consultant
  12. Retail Wireless Consultant
  13. Senior SAP Consultant
  14. Independent Sales Consultant
  15. SAP Functional Consultant
  16. SAS Lead Sales Consultant
  17. Buy Sales Consultant SAS
  18. Investment Consultant
  19. Media Sales Consultant
  20. Business Consultant
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