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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 37 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 128 134 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.80% 5.84% 5.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 6.24% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 84 104 105
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £38,250 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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
2100 2146 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.19% 93.51% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 1628 1712
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -16 64 £47,500 - 10
High Wycombe +12 20 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Marlow +16 14 £25,000 -37.50%
Beaconsfield - 3 £20,000 - 1
Amersham -4 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £47,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £32,500 - 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 60 (26.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (17.62%) SAP
3 38 (16.74%) MS Excel
4 33 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (14.54%) SQL
5 32 (14.10%) Oracle
5 32 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (13.22%) Finance
7 29 (12.78%) Windows
8 28 (12.33%) ABAP
9 26 (11.45%) MCP
9 26 (11.45%) VMware
9 26 (11.45%) Degree
10 23 (10.13%) CRM
10 23 (10.13%) MS Exchange
10 23 (10.13%) Project Management
11 20 (8.81%) SAP XI
11 20 (8.81%) ITIL
11 20 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
12 19 (8.37%) SAP PI
12 19 (8.37%) SAP BW
13 18 (7.93%) SAP BI
13 18 (7.93%) SQL Server
13 18 (7.93%) SAS
13 18 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (7.49%) SAP SRM
14 17 (7.49%) Software Licensing
14 17 (7.49%) Asset Management
15 16 (7.05%) Java

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 18 (7.93%) SAS
3 15 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.85%) IIS
6 10 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (4.41%) SAP Portal
6 10 (4.41%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.52%) NetWeaver
8 7 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (2.64%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.20%) Lync
10 5 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (2.20%) SAP EP
10 5 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.32%) Apache
12 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (16.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.64%) SPSS
3 5 (2.20%) MS Office
4 3 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (7.49%) SAP SRM
2 12 (5.29%) SAP CRM
3 11 (4.85%) SAP EBP
3 11 (4.85%) SAP MM
4 9 (3.96%) SAP FI
5 8 (3.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (2.64%) SAP CO
7 5 (2.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (1.76%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (1.32%) Sage 200
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (1.32%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 2 (0.88%) Retail-J
11 1 (0.44%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.05%) SaaS
2 9 (3.96%) Office 365
3 6 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.32%) PaaS
4 3 (1.32%) IaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.73%) Firewall
2 7 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.64%) SAN
3 6 (2.64%) Network Security
3 6 (2.64%) NAS
4 5 (2.20%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.76%) Internet
6 3 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (1.32%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.32%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (0.88%) LAN
7 2 (0.88%) OSPF
8 1 (0.44%) BGP
8 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.44%) VRRP
8 1 (0.44%) Wireless
8 1 (0.44%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.37%) SAP BW
2 18 (7.93%) SAP BI
2 18 (7.93%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 9 (3.96%) Base SAS
5 8 (3.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 8 (3.52%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.76%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.88%) OLAP
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.44%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.44%) LSMW
2 1 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (13.22%) Finance
2 14 (6.17%) Marketing
3 9 (3.96%) Banking
4 7 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.64%) Advertising
6 4 (1.76%) Retail
6 4 (1.76%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.76%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.76%) Automotive
7 3 (1.32%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
8 2 (0.88%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) German Language
9 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.81%) SAP XI
2 19 (8.37%) SAP PI
3 8 (3.52%) SAP Basis
4 7 (3.08%) .NET
5 6 (2.64%) J2EE
6 5 (2.20%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (1.76%) Middleware
8 3 (1.32%) BREW
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.88%) jQuery
9 2 (0.88%) HTML
9 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.44%) COM
10 1 (0.44%) Web Services
10 1 (0.44%) XML
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle ADF
10 1 (0.44%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.44%) Java EE
10 1 (0.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.08%) Economics
3 7 (3.08%) Statistics
3 7 (3.08%) Mathematics
3 7 (3.08%) Physics
4 6 (2.64%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.20%) User Experience
5 5 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.76%) Social Media
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Exalogic
7 3 (1.32%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.88%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.78%) Windows
2 14 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (4.85%) UNIX
4 6 (2.64%) Linux
4 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.88%) Solaris
6 1 (0.44%) openSUSE
6 1 (0.44%) Fedora
6 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (10.13%) CRM
2 23 (10.13%) Project Management
3 20 (8.81%) ITIL
4 17 (7.49%) Asset Management
4 17 (7.49%) Software Licensing
5 15 (6.61%) IT Asset Management
5 15 (6.61%) Mentoring
5 15 (6.61%) Analytics
6 14 (6.17%) Software Asset Management
7 13 (5.73%) Business Analysis
8 10 (4.41%) Change Management
8 10 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (3.52%) Logistics
9 8 (3.52%) ERP
9 8 (3.52%) Predictive Analytics
9 8 (3.52%) Time Management
10 7 (3.08%) Operations Research
10 7 (3.08%) Security Architecture
10 7 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.54%) SQL
2 28 (12.33%) ABAP
3 16 (7.05%) Java
4 12 (5.29%) C#
5 5 (2.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.76%) C
7 2 (0.88%) C++
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.44%) VBA
8 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (11.45%) MCP
2 26 (11.45%) Degree
3 19 (8.37%) Security Cleared
4 16 (7.05%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (5.29%) ISEB
6 11 (4.85%) MCSE
7 10 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.96%) CCSE
9 7 (3.08%) CCNP
10 6 (2.64%) Postgraduate
11 5 (2.20%) MCSA
11 5 (2.20%) MCSD
11 5 (2.20%) CISSP
11 5 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.20%) VCP5
12 4 (1.76%) CISA
12 4 (1.76%) CISM
12 4 (1.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.20%) ISO 14001
2 5 (2.20%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.20%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.44%) GxP
3 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 18 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.05%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.85%) VMware ESX
3 11 (4.85%) vSphere
3 11 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.41%) XenApp
5 6 (2.64%) vCloud
6 5 (2.20%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.20%) Xen
7 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) SCCM
1 5 (2.20%) SCOM
1 5 (2.20%) SCVMM
2 4 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (1.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.88%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 60 (26.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (17.62%) SAP
3 32 (14.10%) Oracle
4 26 (11.45%) VMware
5 15 (6.61%) Business Objects
6 11 (4.85%) Citrix
7 10 (4.41%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.41%) Cisco
7 10 (4.41%) Intel
8 6 (2.64%) HP
8 6 (2.64%) Cognos
9 5 (2.20%) Symantec
10 4 (1.76%) LogRhythm
10 4 (1.76%) Sourcefire
10 4 (1.76%) Informatica
11 3 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.32%) Sage
11 3 (1.32%) Avaya
11 3 (1.32%) F5
12 2 (0.88%) Brocade
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gerrards Cross
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum package details on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Duke Hudson
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Santander
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago