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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 25 21 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 155 144 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.85% 7.83% 6.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.28% 8.21% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 111 112 74
Average salary £40,000 £51,350 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1872 1755 1816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.78% 95.43% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1471 1500
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +1 64 £39,000 -24.89% 11
Marlow +6 25 £35,000 -31.03% 3
High Wycombe -5 23 £50,000 -11.11%
Amersham - 10 £50,000 -
Aylesbury -5 4 £40,750 +27.34%
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 2 £60,000 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 94 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 67 (21.61%) Windows
3 55 (17.74%) SQL
4 48 (15.48%) MS Excel
4 48 (15.48%) VMware
5 44 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 42 (13.55%) SQL Server
7 36 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (11.29%) Hyper-V
9 31 (10.00%) Finance
10 30 (9.68%) Office 365
11 29 (9.35%) CRM
11 29 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (9.03%) Oracle
12 28 (9.03%) Business Analysis
13 27 (8.71%) SharePoint
13 27 (8.71%) Citrix
13 27 (8.71%) Cisco
14 26 (8.39%) Active Directory
15 25 (8.06%) MCITP
15 25 (8.06%) Degree
16 24 (7.74%) MS Exchange
17 23 (7.42%) .NET
17 23 (7.42%) NetApp
17 23 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (7.10%) MCSE
18 22 (7.10%) Project Management
18 22 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 22 (7.10%) SharePoint 2010
18 22 (7.10%) Lync

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 27 (8.71%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.74%) MS Exchange
3 22 (7.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 22 (7.10%) Lync
4 17 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (5.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.90%) IIS
8 7 (2.26%) SAS
9 5 (1.61%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle 10gAS
10 4 (1.29%) ArcGIS
10 4 (1.29%) Apache
10 4 (1.29%) JRun
11 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 48 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.52%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.19%) SAP FI
2 13 (4.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (4.19%) SAP CO
3 6 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.61%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.61%) Sage 50
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (1.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.65%) Summit
7 2 (0.65%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.65%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.68%) Office 365
2 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
3 3 (0.97%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.13%) SAN
2 18 (5.81%) Network Security
3 12 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.55%) Unified Communications
5 9 (2.90%) Firewall
6 8 (2.58%) MPLS
7 6 (1.94%) VoIP
7 6 (1.94%) HTTP
7 6 (1.94%) SNMP
7 6 (1.94%) SSL
8 5 (1.61%) FTP
8 5 (1.61%) SMTP
8 5 (1.61%) OSPF
8 5 (1.61%) BGP
8 5 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.29%) Wireless
9 4 (1.29%) IPsec
9 4 (1.29%) LAN
9 4 (1.29%) PBX
9 4 (1.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.26%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.26%) Big Data
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.61%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.61%) Spotfire
6 5 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.29%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.97%) MySQL
9 2 (0.65%) SSDT
9 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.29%) PVCS
2 4 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.29%) Toad
2 4 (1.29%) JDeveloper
2 4 (1.29%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.65%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.32%) Selenium
4 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
General
1 31 (10.00%) Finance
2 21 (6.77%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.84%) Marketing
4 5 (1.61%) Retail
5 4 (1.29%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.29%) Legal
5 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.97%) Advertising
6 3 (0.97%) Back Office
7 2 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.42%) .NET
2 16 (5.16%) HTML
3 13 (4.19%) XML
4 12 (3.87%) Web Services
5 9 (2.90%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.58%) Middleware
6 8 (2.58%) SOAP
7 7 (2.26%) CSS
8 6 (1.94%) HTML5
8 6 (1.94%) jQuery
8 6 (1.94%) LINQ
8 6 (1.94%) EDI
9 5 (1.61%) ODBC
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (1.29%) JSP
10 4 (1.29%) WSDL
11 3 (0.97%) RESTful
11 3 (0.97%) REST
12 2 (0.65%) SAP ALE
12 2 (0.65%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.90%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.90%) EqualLogic
4 8 (2.58%) Social Media
4 8 (2.58%) Clustering
5 7 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.94%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.94%) Replication
7 5 (1.61%) Grid Computing
7 5 (1.61%) Statistics
7 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.29%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.29%) GIS
9 3 (0.97%) NHS
9 3 (0.97%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.97%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.65%) Economics
10 2 (0.65%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.61%) Windows
2 19 (6.13%) Linux
3 17 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (5.48%) UNIX
4 16 (5.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.97%) FreeBSD
7 3 (0.97%) Solaris
7 3 (0.97%) AIX
7 3 (0.97%) SUSE
7 3 (0.97%) Debian
7 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.97%) Android
7 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.65%) HPUX
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (9.35%) CRM
2 28 (9.03%) Business Analysis
3 23 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (7.10%) Project Management
5 17 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (5.48%) PRINCE2
6 16 (5.16%) Migration
7 13 (4.19%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (3.87%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (3.55%) Analytics
10 9 (2.90%) Service Delivery
10 9 (2.90%) Time Management
10 9 (2.90%) Data Management
11 8 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.26%) UML
12 7 (2.26%) ITIL
13 6 (1.94%) Data Mapping
13 6 (1.94%) OO
13 6 (1.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 55 (17.74%) SQL
2 21 (6.77%) JavaScript
3 17 (5.48%) Java
4 12 (3.87%) C#
5 9 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.58%) Python
7 7 (2.26%) VB
7 7 (2.26%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.61%) C++
9 4 (1.29%) C
9 4 (1.29%) PHP
9 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.97%) VBScript
11 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.65%) VBA
12 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (8.06%) MCITP
2 25 (8.06%) Degree
3 22 (7.10%) MCSE
3 22 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (6.45%) Security Cleared
5 19 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.81%) SC Cleared
7 14 (4.52%) CCNP
8 13 (4.19%) VCAP
8 13 (4.19%) NCDA
8 13 (4.19%) NCIE
9 11 (3.55%) CCIE
9 11 (3.55%) MCTS
10 8 (2.58%) VCDX
10 8 (2.58%) CISSP
11 6 (1.94%) CCDA
12 5 (1.61%) MCP
12 5 (1.61%) VTSP
13 4 (1.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.61%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) HL7
2 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (11.29%) Hyper-V
3 26 (8.39%) Active Directory
4 17 (5.48%) XenApp
5 15 (4.84%) XenDesktop
6 14 (4.52%) vSphere
6 14 (4.52%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (2.58%) XenServer
9 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.97%) NFS
10 3 (0.97%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.55%) NetBackup
2 9 (2.90%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.58%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.61%) SCOM
5 3 (0.97%) SCDPM
5 3 (0.97%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.97%) SCSM
5 3 (0.97%) SCCM
6 2 (0.65%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.65%) Legato
6 2 (0.65%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 94 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.48%) VMware
3 28 (9.03%) Oracle
4 27 (8.71%) Citrix
4 27 (8.71%) Cisco
5 23 (7.42%) NetApp
6 20 (6.45%) HP
7 19 (6.13%) SAP
8 17 (5.48%) EMC
9 14 (4.52%) Symantec
10 12 (3.87%) Veeam
10 12 (3.87%) Dell
11 11 (3.55%) MobileIron
12 9 (2.90%) PlateSpin
12 9 (2.90%) Meraki
13 6 (1.94%) Juniper
14 5 (1.61%) Sage
14 5 (1.61%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.61%) Brocade
14 5 (1.61%) Tableau
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Palm (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £18 to £27,000 per annum Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £39000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25 - 45k plus Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Commision
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: £47k - 64k per year
Posted: 15 days ago