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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 35 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 33 72 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.48% 9.14% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 9.59% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 69 45
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £48,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
576 751 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.68% 95.30% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 484 659 792
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -7 12 £55,000 +1.85% 1
Luton +4 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Dunstable - 1 £65,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 39 (52.70%) Cisco
2 28 (37.84%) CCSA
2 28 (37.84%) CCSE
2 28 (37.84%) CCNP
2 28 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (37.84%) CheckPoint
2 28 (37.84%) LAN
2 28 (37.84%) WAN
2 28 (37.84%) Network Security
3 27 (36.49%) Cisco Nexus
3 27 (36.49%) Spanning Tree
3 27 (36.49%) CCDP
3 27 (36.49%) OSPF
3 27 (36.49%) BGP
3 27 (36.49%) Firewall
4 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
5 21 (28.38%) MS Visio
5 21 (28.38%) Network Management
5 21 (28.38%) Load Balancing
6 19 (25.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (21.62%) Data Centre
8 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
8 13 (17.57%) Presales
8 13 (17.57%) Wireshark
8 13 (17.57%) tcpdump
9 12 (16.22%) PCI DSS
9 12 (16.22%) Java
9 12 (16.22%) SAP
9 12 (16.22%) IBM
9 12 (16.22%) SAN

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:

Applications
1 21 (28.38%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) SAP CRM
1 5 (6.76%) SAP MM
1 5 (6.76%) SAP PP
1 5 (6.76%) SAP SD
1 5 (6.76%) SAP WM
2 3 (4.05%) Sage 200
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.70%) SAP Business One
4 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.35%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.35%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) LAN
1 28 (37.84%) Network Security
1 28 (37.84%) WAN
2 27 (36.49%) BGP
2 27 (36.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 27 (36.49%) Firewall
2 27 (36.49%) OSPF
2 27 (36.49%) Spanning Tree
3 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (17.57%) tcpdump
3 13 (17.57%) Wireshark
4 12 (16.22%) SAN
5 7 (9.46%) FCoE
6 6 (8.11%) BIG-IP
7 3 (4.05%) 802.11
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (4.05%) Telepresence
7 3 (4.05%) Wireless
7 3 (4.05%) WLAN
8 2 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
1 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Billing
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Web Services
2 8 (10.81%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) Flash
3 6 (8.11%) REST
3 6 (8.11%) SOAP
4 4 (5.41%) CSS
4 4 (5.41%) HTML
5 3 (4.05%) 802.1X
5 3 (4.05%) Middleware
6 2 (2.70%) J2EE
6 2 (2.70%) RESTful
6 2 (2.70%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.35%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (8.11%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) PKI
4 3 (4.05%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.70%) iSeries
5 2 (2.70%) LPAR
6 1 (1.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Unix
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) AIX
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) OS/400
3 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Load Balancing
1 21 (28.38%) Network Management
2 19 (25.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (17.57%) Presales
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
5 10 (13.51%) Performance Management
6 9 (12.16%) Logistics
7 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.81%) Data Management
8 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.11%) Change Management
9 6 (8.11%) CRM
9 6 (8.11%) Kanban
10 5 (6.76%) High Availability
11 4 (5.41%) ERP
11 4 (5.41%) Project Management
11 4 (5.41%) Service Design
11 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.05%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) Java
2 10 (13.51%) ABAP
3 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.41%) C#
4 4 (5.41%) SQL
5 2 (2.70%) C++
5 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) CCNP
1 28 (37.84%) CCSA
1 28 (37.84%) CCSE
1 28 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (36.49%) CCDP
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) CCIE
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.35%) SRDF
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.35%) Linux-HA
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.35%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Cisco
2 28 (37.84%) CheckPoint
3 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.22%) IBM
4 12 (16.22%) SAP
5 8 (10.81%) Brocade
5 8 (10.81%) CA
5 8 (10.81%) EMC
6 7 (9.46%) F5
6 7 (9.46%) Oracle
7 5 (6.76%) VMware
8 4 (5.41%) Adobe
8 4 (5.41%) HP
9 3 (4.05%) 3Com
9 3 (4.05%) BT
9 3 (4.05%) Hitachi
9 3 (4.05%) Sage
10 2 (2.70%) Dell
10 2 (2.70%) Epicor
10 2 (2.70%) NetApp
Bedfordshire
Washington Frank
Salary: Car Allowance, Annual Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Car, OTE, Training, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £34000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago