The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 57 67 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 19 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.80% 2.54% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 2.59% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 24
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £52,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £52,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 888 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.76% 98.23% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 561 792 943
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Consultant in the job title.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford +9 3 £49,000 -6.66% 3
Luton -1 1 £52,500 - 2
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (43.64%) Presales
2 23 (41.82%) Cisco
3 17 (30.91%) Oracle
4 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.45%) VMware
5 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
5 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
6 12 (21.82%) Firewall
6 12 (21.82%) Unix
7 11 (20.00%) SAP
8 10 (18.18%) Linux
8 10 (18.18%) SaaS
8 10 (18.18%) Degree
9 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
9 9 (16.36%) TOGAF
9 9 (16.36%) Banking
9 9 (16.36%) F5
9 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (16.36%) Solaris
9 9 (16.36%) .NET
9 9 (16.36%) Perl
9 9 (16.36%) CCNP
9 9 (16.36%) CCDP
9 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
9 9 (16.36%) Citrix
9 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (16.36%) Data Security
9 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
10 7 (12.73%) Spanning Tree

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (5.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) SAP SD
2 4 (7.27%) SAP MM
2 4 (7.27%) SAP PP
2 4 (7.27%) SAP WM
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.64%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.64%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.82%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.82%) Exstream
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.82%) Sage 200
4 1 (1.82%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.82%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) Firewall
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.73%) BGP
3 7 (12.73%) LAN
3 7 (12.73%) Network Security
3 7 (12.73%) OSPF
3 7 (12.73%) Spanning Tree
3 7 (12.73%) WAN
4 6 (10.91%) tcpdump
4 6 (10.91%) Wireshark
5 5 (9.09%) 802.11
5 5 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (9.09%) Telepresence
5 5 (9.09%) Wireless
5 5 (9.09%) WLAN
6 2 (3.64%) LDAP
7 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.36%) Banking
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) 802.1X
2 5 (9.09%) J2EE
3 3 (5.45%) REST
3 3 (5.45%) SOAP
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) RESTful
4 2 (3.64%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) Fintech
3 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.09%) PKI
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) LPAR
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Unix
2 10 (18.18%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Solaris
4 6 (10.91%) Windows
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) AIX
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Presales
2 9 (16.36%) Data Security
2 9 (16.36%) TOGAF
3 6 (10.91%) ERP
4 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security
4 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.09%) Service Design
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.27%) Logistics
5 4 (7.27%) Network Management
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Perl
1 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 5 (9.09%) ABAP
4 4 (7.27%) C#
5 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.45%) SQL
5 3 (5.45%) VB
5 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 9 (16.36%) CCDP
2 9 (16.36%) CCNP
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.73%) CCSA
3 7 (12.73%) CCSE
4 1 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Dollar Universe
1 1 (1.82%) Linux-HA
1 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Cisco
2 17 (30.91%) Oracle
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
4 14 (25.45%) VMware
5 11 (20.00%) SAP
6 9 (16.36%) Citrix
6 9 (16.36%) F5
7 7 (12.73%) CA
7 7 (12.73%) CheckPoint
8 6 (10.91%) HP
9 5 (9.09%) 3Com
9 5 (9.09%) BT
10 2 (3.64%) Dell
10 2 (3.64%) IBM
11 1 (1.82%) Adobe
11 1 (1.82%) Epicor
11 1 (1.82%) ESRI
11 1 (1.82%) Pegasus
11 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.82%) Sage
Bedfordshire
Juice Resource Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £80,000 per annum Plus a range of Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum + £7,000 bonus paid quarterly and a car (value
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits/ car allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £21 - £30 upon experience - good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago