The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 26 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 156 139 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.48% 7.11% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.92% 7.39% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 115 110 95
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1969 1880 1824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.39% 96.16% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1571 1538
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
South East

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 July 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 31 July 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 -14 56 £45,000 -18.91% 4
High Wycombe +4 37 £65,000 +13.04%
Amersham - 13 £50,000 -
Aylesbury -12 7 £40,750 +4.48% 1
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Marlow -14 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 106 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 75 (25.86%) Windows
3 52 (17.93%) SQL
4 51 (17.59%) MS Excel
5 49 (16.90%) VMware
6 47 (16.21%) SQL Server
7 46 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 39 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (13.10%) Hyper-V
10 34 (11.72%) Office 365
11 33 (11.38%) Citrix
11 33 (11.38%) CRM
12 30 (10.34%) Cisco
12 30 (10.34%) Telecoms
12 30 (10.34%) Finance
13 29 (10.00%) SAP
13 29 (10.00%) Business Analysis
13 29 (10.00%) MCITP
14 28 (9.66%) Active Directory
15 26 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (8.97%) MCSE
15 26 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (8.62%) MS Exchange
17 24 (8.28%) NetApp
17 24 (8.28%) Degree
18 23 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
18 23 (7.93%) Lync
18 23 (7.93%) HP
18 23 (7.93%) SharePoint
19 22 (7.59%) Web Services

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.93%) Lync
2 23 (7.93%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (5.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (4.48%) IIS
6 13 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.41%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.41%) SAS
8 7 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (1.38%) ArcGIS
9 4 (1.38%) Apache
9 4 (1.38%) JRun
10 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.03%) CMS
10 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.45%) MS Office
3 4 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (5.52%) SAP FI
2 16 (5.52%) SAP CO
2 16 (5.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (1.38%) TeleForm
5 4 (1.38%) SAP HR
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (1.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (1.03%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.69%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.69%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.72%) Office 365
2 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.24%) SAN
2 14 (4.83%) Unified Communications
3 13 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.48%) Network Security
4 8 (2.76%) Firewall
4 8 (2.76%) MPLS
5 7 (2.41%) VPN
5 7 (2.41%) VoIP
5 7 (2.41%) Wireless
5 7 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (2.07%) SMTP
6 6 (2.07%) FTP
6 6 (2.07%) HTTP
7 5 (1.72%) Broadband
7 5 (1.72%) ISDN
7 5 (1.72%) LAN
7 5 (1.72%) SSL
7 5 (1.72%) VPLS
8 4 (1.38%) DNS
8 4 (1.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (1.72%) SAP BI
5 5 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.72%) Big Data
5 5 (1.72%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.72%) Spotfire
5 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.38%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.03%) MySQL
7 3 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.38%) XMLSpy
3 3 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.03%) PVCS
3 3 (1.03%) Toad
3 3 (1.03%) JDeveloper
3 3 (1.03%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.34%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 30 (10.34%) Telecoms
1 30 (10.34%) Finance
2 19 (6.55%) Marketing
3 4 (1.38%) Retail
3 4 (1.38%) General Ledger
3 4 (1.38%) Legal
3 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.03%) Back Office
5 2 (0.69%) Electronics
5 2 (0.69%) Advertising
5 2 (0.69%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.59%) Web Services
1 22 (7.59%) .NET
2 16 (5.52%) HTML
3 14 (4.83%) XML
4 12 (4.14%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.76%) Middleware
5 8 (2.76%) SOAP
6 7 (2.41%) CSS
7 6 (2.07%) LINQ
7 6 (2.07%) jQuery
7 6 (2.07%) HTML5
7 6 (2.07%) EDI
8 5 (1.72%) ODBC
9 4 (1.38%) SAP ALE
9 4 (1.38%) WSDL
9 4 (1.38%) JSP
9 4 (1.38%) XSD
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle ADF
10 3 (1.03%) RESTful
11 2 (0.69%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.86%) Blackberry
2 11 (3.79%) Clustering
3 10 (3.45%) EqualLogic
4 9 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.76%) Social Media
6 7 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.72%) Replication
8 5 (1.72%) Grid Computing
8 5 (1.72%) Statistics
9 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.38%) GIS
10 3 (1.03%) NHS
10 3 (1.03%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.03%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.03%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.34%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.34%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (25.86%) Windows
2 20 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (6.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (5.86%) Linux
4 17 (5.86%) UNIX
5 12 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.03%) FreeBSD
7 3 (1.03%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.03%) SUSE
7 3 (1.03%) Debian
7 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.03%) Android
7 3 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.69%) AIX
8 2 (0.69%) HPUX
8 2 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (11.38%) CRM
2 29 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 26 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (7.59%) Project Management
5 16 (5.52%) Migration
5 16 (5.52%) PRINCE2
6 15 (5.17%) Mobile Device Management
7 14 (4.83%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (4.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (4.48%) Time Management
8 13 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (3.79%) OO
10 10 (3.45%) Service Delivery
11 8 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (2.76%) ITIL
11 8 (2.76%) UML
12 7 (2.41%) Data Migration
12 7 (2.41%) Data Mapping
13 6 (2.07%) Content Management
13 6 (2.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 52 (17.93%) SQL
2 18 (6.21%) Java
3 16 (5.52%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.17%) C#
5 9 (3.10%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.41%) Python
6 7 (2.41%) VB
7 4 (1.38%) C
7 4 (1.38%) PHP
8 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.03%) C++
8 3 (1.03%) VBScript
8 3 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.34%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 39 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (10.00%) MCITP
3 26 (8.97%) MCSE
3 26 (8.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 24 (8.28%) Degree
5 21 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 15 (5.17%) NCDA
7 15 (5.17%) SC Cleared
7 15 (5.17%) MCTS
8 14 (4.83%) NCIE
8 14 (4.83%) VCAP
8 14 (4.83%) CCNP
9 12 (4.14%) CCIE
10 8 (2.76%) VCDX
11 7 (2.41%) CCNA
12 6 (2.07%) CCVP
12 6 (2.07%) CCDA
13 5 (1.72%) MCP
14 4 (1.38%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) SLA
2 3 (1.03%) HL7
System Software
1 46 (15.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (13.10%) Hyper-V
3 28 (9.66%) Active Directory
4 21 (7.24%) XenApp
5 20 (6.90%) vSphere
6 19 (6.55%) XenDesktop
7 15 (5.17%) VMware ESX
8 12 (4.14%) XenServer
8 12 (4.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.03%) NFS
10 3 (1.03%) UAG
10 3 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (1.03%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (3.79%) NetBackup
2 10 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 8 (2.76%) SCOM
4 7 (2.41%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.07%) SCCM
6 4 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.03%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.03%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.03%) SCSM
7 3 (1.03%) MOM
7 3 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.69%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.69%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.69%) Legato
9 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Storage Server
9 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 106 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.90%) VMware
3 33 (11.38%) Citrix
4 30 (10.34%) Cisco
5 29 (10.00%) SAP
6 24 (8.28%) NetApp
7 23 (7.93%) HP
8 22 (7.59%) Oracle
9 18 (6.21%) Symantec
9 18 (6.21%) EMC
10 15 (5.17%) Dell
11 13 (4.48%) Veeam
12 11 (3.79%) MobileIron
13 9 (3.10%) PlateSpin
13 9 (3.10%) Meraki
14 5 (1.72%) Avaya
14 5 (1.72%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.72%) Tableau
15 4 (1.38%) ESRI
15 4 (1.38%) Open Text
Buckinghamshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £23k - £35k DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire
Dayta Designs
Salary: depending upon experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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Steria
Salary: From £0 to £30,000 per annum plus 5% flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: £39k - 52k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
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Data Re
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago