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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 27 16 47
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 49 98 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.23% 11.44% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.60% 11.92% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 93 28
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.77%

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
645 822 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.13% 95.92% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 566 742 734
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Bedford -3 22 £55,000 +4.76%
Luton -10 8 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 40 (52.63%) Cisco
2 29 (38.16%) Firewall
3 27 (35.53%) CCSA
3 27 (35.53%) CCSE
3 27 (35.53%) CCNP
3 27 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (35.53%) CheckPoint
3 27 (35.53%) LAN
3 27 (35.53%) WAN
3 27 (35.53%) Network Security
4 26 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (34.21%) Spanning Tree
4 26 (34.21%) OSPF
4 26 (34.21%) BGP
4 26 (34.21%) CCDP
5 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
6 20 (26.32%) MS Visio
6 20 (26.32%) Network Management
6 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
7 18 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
9 15 (19.74%) SAP
10 14 (18.42%) Presales
11 13 (17.11%) ABAP
12 12 (15.79%) IBM
12 12 (15.79%) SAN
12 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
12 12 (15.79%) tcpdump
12 12 (15.79%) Wireshark
12 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS

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 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.84%) SAP SD
2 8 (10.53%) SAP MM
2 8 (10.53%) SAP PP
2 8 (10.53%) SAP WM
3 5 (6.58%) SAP CRM
4 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (2.63%) Sage 200
4 2 (2.63%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.32%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.32%) SAP hybris
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) Firewall
2 27 (35.53%) LAN
2 27 (35.53%) Network Security
2 27 (35.53%) WAN
3 26 (34.21%) BGP
3 26 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
3 26 (34.21%) OSPF
3 26 (34.21%) Spanning Tree
4 12 (15.79%) SAN
4 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 12 (15.79%) tcpdump
4 12 (15.79%) Wireshark
5 7 (9.21%) FCoE
6 6 (7.89%) BIG-IP
7 5 (6.58%) 802.11
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (6.58%) Telepresence
7 5 (6.58%) Wireless
7 5 (6.58%) WLAN
8 2 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) MySQL
2 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) Web Services
2 8 (10.53%) .NET
2 8 (10.53%) Flash
3 6 (7.89%) REST
3 6 (7.89%) SOAP
4 5 (6.58%) 802.1X
5 4 (5.26%) CSS
5 4 (5.26%) HTML
6 3 (3.95%) Middleware
7 2 (2.63%) J2EE
7 2 (2.63%) RESTful
7 2 (2.63%) SailPoint
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.32%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (7.89%) Driving Licence
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) PKI
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.63%) iSeries
6 2 (2.63%) LPAR
6 2 (2.63%) User Experience
7 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Unix
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) AIX
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) OS/400
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
1 20 (26.32%) Network Management
2 18 (23.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (18.42%) Presales
4 11 (14.47%) ITIL
4 11 (14.47%) Logistics
5 10 (13.16%) Business Analysis
5 10 (13.16%) Performance Management
6 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.53%) Data Management
7 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.89%) CRM
9 5 (6.58%) Change Management
9 5 (6.58%) ERP
9 5 (6.58%) High Availability
9 5 (6.58%) Kanban
9 5 (6.58%) Project Management
9 5 (6.58%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.58%) Service Design
10 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) ABAP
2 11 (14.47%) Java
3 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.26%) C#
4 4 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) C++
5 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) CCNP
1 27 (35.53%) CCSA
1 27 (35.53%) CCSE
1 27 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (34.21%) CCDP
3 2 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) CCIE
4 1 (1.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.32%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.32%) SRDF
3 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.32%) Linux-HA
2 1 (1.32%) Nagios
2 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.32%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Cisco
2 27 (35.53%) CheckPoint
3 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
4 15 (19.74%) SAP
5 12 (15.79%) IBM
6 8 (10.53%) Brocade
6 8 (10.53%) CA
6 8 (10.53%) EMC
6 8 (10.53%) Oracle
7 7 (9.21%) F5
7 7 (9.21%) VMware
8 6 (7.89%) HP
9 5 (6.58%) 3Com
9 5 (6.58%) BT
10 4 (5.26%) Adobe
11 3 (3.95%) Hitachi
12 2 (2.63%) Dell
12 2 (2.63%) NetApp
12 2 (2.63%) Sage
12 2 (2.63%) Veeam
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