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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 33 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 130 119 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.30% 5.46% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 5.88% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 95 97 110
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 £32,500
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
1948 2024 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.47% 92.84% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1497 1555 1672
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 31 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 31 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 +1 73 £47,000 -6.00% 5
Marlow +18 15 £25,000 -37.50%
High Wycombe -1 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Beaconsfield - 3 £20,000 - 1
Aylesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Amersham -3 1 - -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £32,500 - 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 51 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.77%) Windows
3 34 (15.32%) Oracle
3 34 (15.32%) SAP
4 32 (14.41%) SQL
5 31 (13.96%) Finance
6 30 (13.51%) MS Excel
6 30 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (12.61%) VMware
8 26 (11.71%) Project Management
8 26 (11.71%) CRM
9 25 (11.26%) Degree
10 24 (10.81%) ABAP
11 23 (10.36%) MS Exchange
11 23 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (9.46%) Security Cleared
12 21 (9.46%) SAS
12 21 (9.46%) SQL Server
13 20 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (8.11%) SC Cleared
15 18 (8.11%) ITIL
16 17 (7.66%) SAP XI
16 17 (7.66%) Active Directory
16 17 (7.66%) Analytics
17 16 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (7.21%) Java
17 16 (7.21%) UNIX
18 15 (6.76%) Business Objects
18 15 (6.76%) Telecoms

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (10.36%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.46%) SAS
3 15 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (4.95%) IIS
6 10 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.15%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.70%) SAP Portal
8 6 (2.70%) NetWeaver
9 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.25%) Lync
10 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.35%) SAP EP
10 3 (1.35%) JBoss
10 3 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.15%) SPSS
3 4 (1.80%) MS Office
4 3 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (5.41%) SAP SRM
2 9 (4.05%) SAP EBP
2 9 (4.05%) SAP FI
2 9 (4.05%) SAP CRM
3 8 (3.60%) SAP MM
3 8 (3.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (2.70%) SAP CO
5 5 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.35%) Sage 200
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.90%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.76%) SaaS
2 9 (4.05%) Office 365
3 3 (1.35%) IaaS
3 3 (1.35%) PaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) Firewall
2 7 (3.15%) NAS
2 7 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.15%) SAN
3 6 (2.70%) Network Security
4 5 (2.25%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.80%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.80%) Internet
6 3 (1.35%) WAN
6 3 (1.35%) LAN
6 3 (1.35%) VoIP
6 3 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.90%) Wireless
7 2 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.90%) SMS
7 2 (0.90%) VPN
7 2 (0.90%) OSPF
8 1 (0.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.41%) SAP BW
3 11 (4.95%) SAP BI
3 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.05%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 9 (4.05%) Base SAS
5 6 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.25%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.80%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.35%) OLAP
8 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.90%) Toad
2 2 (0.90%) JDeveloper
2 2 (0.90%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.90%) PVCS
3 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) LSMW
3 1 (0.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 31 (13.96%) Finance
2 15 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.31%) Marketing
4 11 (4.95%) Banking
5 6 (2.70%) Advertising
6 5 (2.25%) Retail
7 4 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.80%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.35%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.90%) Automotive
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.45%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.66%) SAP XI
2 15 (6.76%) SAP PI
3 9 (4.05%) .NET
4 7 (3.15%) J2EE
5 6 (2.70%) SAP Basis
6 4 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.80%) HTML
6 4 (1.80%) Middleware
7 3 (1.35%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (1.35%) XML
7 3 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.35%) BREW
8 2 (0.90%) jQuery
8 2 (0.90%) Web Services
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (0.45%) EDI
9 1 (0.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.60%) Statistics
4 7 (3.15%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.15%) Physics
4 7 (3.15%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.15%) Economics
5 5 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.25%) User Experience
6 4 (1.80%) Social Media
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Exalogic
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Life Science
8 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.77%) Windows
2 16 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (7.21%) UNIX
3 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.15%) Linux
6 2 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.90%) Solaris
7 1 (0.45%) Fedora
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.45%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (11.71%) Project Management
2 26 (11.71%) CRM
3 18 (8.11%) ITIL
4 17 (7.66%) Analytics
5 15 (6.76%) Mentoring
6 14 (6.31%) Business Analysis
7 11 (4.95%) High Availability
8 10 (4.50%) Change Management
9 8 (3.60%) Migration
9 8 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (3.60%) Predictive Analytics
9 8 (3.60%) Logistics
9 8 (3.60%) Time Management
9 8 (3.60%) Security Architecture
10 7 (3.15%) Operations Research
10 7 (3.15%) TOGAF
10 7 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.15%) ERP
11 6 (2.70%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.41%) SQL
2 24 (10.81%) ABAP
3 16 (7.21%) Java
4 11 (4.95%) C#
5 7 (3.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.80%) C
7 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.45%) VBA
8 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.45%) PHP
8 1 (0.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (11.26%) Degree
2 21 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 20 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 14 (6.31%) MCP
6 11 (4.95%) MCSE
7 10 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.60%) CCNP
8 8 (3.60%) CCSE
9 6 (2.70%) Postgraduate
9 6 (2.70%) CISSP
10 5 (2.25%) MCSA
10 5 (2.25%) MCSD
10 5 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.25%) VCP5
11 4 (1.80%) CCIE
11 4 (1.80%) CISA
11 4 (1.80%) CISM
12 3 (1.35%) ISEB
12 3 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.25%) ISO 14001
3 5 (2.25%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) GxP
4 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 19 (8.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.66%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.41%) VMware ESX
3 12 (5.41%) vSphere
3 12 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.50%) XenApp
5 7 (3.15%) vCloud
6 5 (2.25%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.25%) Xen
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.70%) SCCM
1 6 (2.70%) SCOM
1 6 (2.70%) SCVMM
2 4 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (1.80%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.90%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.90%) SCSM
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 34 (15.32%) Oracle
2 34 (15.32%) SAP
3 28 (12.61%) VMware
4 15 (6.76%) Business Objects
5 12 (5.41%) Cisco
6 11 (4.95%) Citrix
7 10 (4.50%) Intel
8 9 (4.05%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.15%) Cognos
10 5 (2.25%) Symantec
10 5 (2.25%) Sourcefire
11 4 (1.80%) LogRhythm
11 4 (1.80%) Informatica
11 4 (1.80%) HP
12 3 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.35%) Sage
13 2 (0.90%) Serena
13 2 (0.90%) Genesys
13 2 (0.90%) F5
Buckinghamshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40K per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Salary: £65 - £85 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum +OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Gerrards Cross
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum package details on application
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Selecture
Salary: Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago