The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 30 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 117 91 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.47% 4.73% 7.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 5.13% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 102 76 114
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1774 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.36% 92.20% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1383 1537
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +19 65 £49,500 -1.00% 11
Marlow +10 14 £25,000 -37.50%
High Wycombe +3 12 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Aylesbury - 4 £35,000 - 2
Beaconsfield +18 3 £20,000 -38.46%
Amersham -1 1 - -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £32,500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 52 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 44 (20.85%) Windows
3 32 (15.17%) MS Excel
4 30 (14.22%) SQL
5 29 (13.74%) Oracle
5 29 (13.74%) Finance
6 28 (13.27%) VMware
6 28 (13.27%) SAP
7 25 (11.85%) SQL Server
7 25 (11.85%) Security Cleared
8 23 (10.90%) CRM
8 23 (10.90%) MS Exchange
9 22 (10.43%) SC Cleared
10 21 (9.95%) Active Directory
10 21 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (9.48%) UNIX
11 20 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (9.00%) ITIL
13 18 (8.53%) ABAP
13 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (8.06%) Project Management
15 16 (7.58%) Telecoms
15 16 (7.58%) SAS
15 16 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (7.11%) Degree
16 15 (7.11%) Java
17 14 (6.64%) .NET

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (10.90%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.58%) SAS
2 16 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (6.64%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (5.21%) IIS
6 10 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (3.32%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.84%) Lync
10 5 (2.37%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.37%) Oracle 10gAS
11 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.42%) Apache
11 3 (1.42%) JBoss
11 3 (1.42%) NetWeaver
11 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.32%) MS Office
2 7 (3.32%) SPSS
3 5 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.27%) SAP FI
2 6 (2.84%) SAP SRM
2 6 (2.84%) SAP EBP
2 6 (2.84%) SAP CO
2 6 (2.84%) SAP CRM
3 5 (2.37%) SAP MM
3 5 (2.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (1.42%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.95%) Retail-J
5 2 (0.95%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.47%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.47%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.69%) SaaS
2 10 (4.74%) Office 365
3 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.16%) Firewall
2 12 (5.69%) SAN
3 8 (3.79%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.32%) NAS
5 5 (2.37%) Unified Communications
5 5 (2.37%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 4 (1.90%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.90%) Internet
6 4 (1.90%) WAN
6 4 (1.90%) LAN
7 3 (1.42%) VoIP
7 3 (1.42%) VPN
8 2 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.95%) Wireless
8 2 (0.95%) MPLS
8 2 (0.95%) OSPF
8 2 (0.95%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.69%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.27%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.84%) SAP BW
5 5 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.37%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (2.37%) SAP BI
5 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.90%) Base SAS
6 4 (1.90%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 4 (1.90%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.42%) OLAP
7 3 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.42%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (1.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.37%) PVCS
2 5 (2.37%) JDeveloper
2 5 (2.37%) Toad
2 5 (2.37%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.47%) LSMW
3 1 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 29 (13.74%) Finance
2 16 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.27%) Marketing
4 6 (2.84%) Banking
4 6 (2.84%) Retail
4 6 (2.84%) Advertising
5 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.95%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.64%) .NET
2 11 (5.21%) SAP XI
3 9 (4.27%) SAP PI
4 7 (3.32%) J2EE
5 6 (2.84%) XML
5 6 (2.84%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.37%) Middleware
6 5 (2.37%) Oracle ADF
6 5 (2.37%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.90%) HTML
8 3 (1.42%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.95%) jQuery
9 2 (0.95%) Web Services
10 1 (0.47%) EDI
10 1 (0.47%) Ajax
10 1 (0.47%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.32%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.84%) User Experience
4 4 (1.90%) Social Media
4 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.42%) Statistics
5 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.95%) Physics
6 2 (0.95%) Economics
7 1 (0.47%) CESG
7 1 (0.47%) Life Science
7 1 (0.47%) Open Source
7 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.85%) Windows
2 20 (9.48%) UNIX
2 20 (9.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.79%) Linux
6 5 (2.37%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) AIX
9 1 (0.47%) Fedora
9 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (10.90%) CRM
2 21 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (9.00%) ITIL
4 17 (8.06%) Project Management
5 12 (5.69%) Business Analysis
5 12 (5.69%) PRINCE2
6 11 (5.21%) High Availability
6 11 (5.21%) Analytics
7 9 (4.27%) Migration
7 9 (4.27%) Mentoring
8 7 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.32%) TOGAF
8 7 (3.32%) Security Architecture
9 6 (2.84%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (2.84%) Change Management
9 6 (2.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.37%) ERP
10 5 (2.37%) UML
10 5 (2.37%) RAD
10 5 (2.37%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.22%) SQL
2 18 (8.53%) ABAP
3 15 (7.11%) Java
4 11 (5.21%) C#
5 8 (3.79%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.37%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.90%) C
7 4 (1.90%) C++
7 4 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.95%) VBA
8 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.47%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 25 (11.85%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.43%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (7.11%) Degree
5 14 (6.64%) MCSE
6 10 (4.74%) MCP
7 8 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.84%) CCNP
9 5 (2.37%) MCSD
9 5 (2.37%) MCSA
9 5 (2.37%) CISSP
9 5 (2.37%) CCSE
9 5 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.37%) VCP5
10 4 (1.90%) CISA
10 4 (1.90%) CISM
11 3 (1.42%) CCIE
12 2 (0.95%) CCDP
12 2 (0.95%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.84%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.37%) SLA
3 5 (2.37%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.37%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.95%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) GxP
5 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (9.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.69%) vSphere
3 12 (5.69%) VMware ESX
4 11 (5.21%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.74%) XenApp
6 7 (3.32%) vCloud
7 6 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (2.37%) Xen
8 5 (2.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.74%) SCCM
1 10 (4.74%) SCOM
1 10 (4.74%) SCVMM
2 6 (2.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (2.84%) SCSM
3 4 (1.90%) Windows Intune
3 4 (1.90%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.95%) SCDPM
4 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.74%) Oracle
3 28 (13.27%) VMware
3 28 (13.27%) SAP
4 12 (5.69%) Business Objects
5 11 (5.21%) Citrix
6 10 (4.74%) Intel
6 10 (4.74%) Cisco
7 7 (3.32%) Cognos
8 6 (2.84%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.37%) HP
9 5 (2.37%) Serena
10 4 (1.90%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.90%) Informatica
11 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.42%) Sage
11 3 (1.42%) Brocade
11 3 (1.42%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.95%) F5
12 2 (0.95%) 3PAR
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