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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 41 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 92 128 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.72% 6.91% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 7.36% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75 107 120
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £34,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1867 1738 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.79% 93.79% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1368 1771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 57 £50,000 - 11
Marlow +2 12 - -
Aylesbury +14 11 £35,000 -41.66% 3
High Wycombe -6 9 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 57 (23.95%) Windows
2 56 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 38 (15.97%) SQL
4 35 (14.71%) Oracle
5 33 (13.87%) MS Excel
5 33 (13.87%) VMware
6 29 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (11.34%) CRM
8 26 (10.92%) UNIX
8 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (10.92%) Finance
8 26 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (10.08%) Degree
10 22 (9.24%) Java
10 22 (9.24%) SAP
10 22 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (9.24%) SC Cleared
10 22 (9.24%) Security Cleared
10 22 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (8.82%) SQL Server
12 20 (8.40%) SharePoint
13 19 (7.98%) PRINCE2
13 19 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (7.98%) Hyper-V
14 18 (7.56%) MCSE
14 18 (7.56%) SAN
14 18 (7.56%) Business Analysis
15 17 (7.14%) Active Directory
15 17 (7.14%) Relational Database
16 16 (6.72%) Cisco

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.30%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.88%) SAS
4 13 (5.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.78%) Oracle Application Server
6 9 (3.78%) Oracle 10gAS
7 8 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.94%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.52%) Lync
10 5 (2.10%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.10%) IIS
11 4 (1.68%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.26%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.26%) JBoss
12 3 (1.26%) Apache
13 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.84%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 33 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.88%) MS Office
3 7 (2.94%) SPSS
4 6 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.68%) MS Project
6 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.04%) SAP FI
2 8 (3.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (3.36%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.52%) Sage 200
4 5 (2.10%) Sage 50
4 5 (2.10%) SAP MM
4 5 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.84%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.84%) SAP EBP
6 2 (0.84%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.84%) Summit
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.84%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.84%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.62%) Office 365
2 4 (1.68%) IaaS
2 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.68%) SaaS
3 3 (1.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.56%) SAN
2 12 (5.04%) Firewall
3 9 (3.78%) Network Security
4 8 (3.36%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.94%) NAS
6 5 (2.10%) MPLS
7 4 (1.68%) OSPF
7 4 (1.68%) BGP
7 4 (1.68%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.68%) Wireless
7 4 (1.68%) LAN
7 4 (1.68%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.68%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.68%) SSL
8 3 (1.26%) RTSP
8 3 (1.26%) SNMP
8 3 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.26%) Multicast
8 3 (1.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.72%) Oracle Database
4 15 (6.30%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.78%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (2.94%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.94%) Big Data
8 5 (2.10%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.10%) Spotfire
8 5 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (0.84%) MySQL
11 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (3.78%) Toad
2 9 (3.78%) JDeveloper
2 9 (3.78%) TestDirector
2 9 (3.78%) PVCS
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) LSMW
General
1 26 (10.92%) Finance
2 14 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.62%) Marketing
4 6 (2.52%) Retail
5 5 (2.10%) Banking
6 3 (1.26%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.88%) .NET
2 10 (4.20%) Middleware
3 9 (3.78%) Oracle ADF
4 8 (3.36%) Web Services
4 8 (3.36%) XML
4 8 (3.36%) HTML
5 7 (2.94%) J2EE
6 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.10%) ODBC
7 5 (2.10%) EDI
7 5 (2.10%) SAP XI
7 5 (2.10%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.68%) SAP PI
9 3 (1.26%) jQuery
9 3 (1.26%) SOAP
9 3 (1.26%) REST
10 2 (0.84%) RESTful
10 2 (0.84%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.42%) Ajax
11 1 (0.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.10%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.10%) Replication
4 5 (2.10%) Grid Computing
5 4 (1.68%) GIS
5 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.68%) Social Media
6 3 (1.26%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.84%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) CESG
8 1 (0.42%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.42%) Economics
8 1 (0.42%) PKI
8 1 (0.42%) Statistics
8 1 (0.42%) EFT
8 1 (0.42%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.95%) Windows
2 26 (10.92%) UNIX
3 22 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.46%) Linux
7 10 (4.20%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.10%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.68%) Solaris
10 2 (0.84%) AIX
10 2 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.42%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.42%) Fedora
11 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (11.34%) CRM
2 22 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (7.98%) PRINCE2
4 18 (7.56%) Business Analysis
5 16 (6.72%) Project Management
6 15 (6.30%) Migration
7 14 (5.88%) Analytics
8 13 (5.46%) ITIL
9 10 (4.20%) High Availability
10 9 (3.78%) UML
10 9 (3.78%) RAD
10 9 (3.78%) SSADM
11 8 (3.36%) Security Architecture
11 8 (3.36%) Coaching
12 7 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.94%) TOGAF
13 6 (2.52%) Data Management
13 6 (2.52%) Service Delivery
13 6 (2.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.97%) SQL
2 22 (9.24%) Java
3 14 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.20%) C#
5 9 (3.78%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.78%) ABAP
6 5 (2.10%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.68%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.68%) C++
8 3 (1.26%) C
8 3 (1.26%) Python
9 2 (0.84%) VBA
9 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.42%) PHP
10 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.08%) Degree
3 22 (9.24%) SC Cleared
3 22 (9.24%) Security Cleared
4 18 (7.56%) MCSE
5 12 (5.04%) MCITP
6 10 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.78%) CCNP
8 8 (3.36%) MCTS
8 8 (3.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.94%) CISSP
9 7 (2.94%) NCDA
9 7 (2.94%) NCIE
9 7 (2.94%) VCAP
10 6 (2.52%) CCIE
11 5 (2.10%) VTSP
11 5 (2.10%) VCDX
12 4 (1.68%) MCP
13 3 (1.26%) MCSD
13 3 (1.26%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.10%) SLA
2 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.98%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 9 (3.78%) vSphere
5 8 (3.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.94%) vCloud
7 5 (2.10%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.10%) XenApp
8 3 (1.26%) XenServer
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) SCVMM
2 9 (3.78%) SCOM
3 7 (2.94%) SCCM
4 5 (2.10%) SCSM
5 4 (1.68%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.68%) Windows Intune
6 3 (1.26%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.26%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.84%) Legato
7 2 (0.84%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.42%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 56 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.71%) Oracle
3 33 (13.87%) VMware
4 22 (9.24%) SAP
5 16 (6.72%) Cisco
6 12 (5.04%) HP
6 12 (5.04%) NetApp
7 10 (4.20%) Business Objects
8 9 (3.78%) Citrix
8 9 (3.78%) Serena
9 7 (2.94%) EMC
9 7 (2.94%) Cognos
10 6 (2.52%) Sage
10 6 (2.52%) Symantec
10 6 (2.52%) Veeam
11 5 (2.10%) Tableau
11 5 (2.10%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.68%) ESRI
12 4 (1.68%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.68%) IBM
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Blue Town Online
Salary: Grade 6
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago