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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 28 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 138 118 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.85% 5.96% 7.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 6.16% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 109 106 118
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,050 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
2195 1916 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.09% 96.72% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1721 1608
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 70 £48,750 -4.87% 6
Marlow -8 12 £40,000 -27.27%
High Wycombe -13 8 £50,000 -6.97% 2
Amersham -5 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 65 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 55 (23.11%) SAP
3 45 (18.91%) Windows
4 37 (15.55%) Project Management
5 34 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 32 (13.45%) Finance
7 31 (13.03%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (12.18%) CRM
9 28 (11.76%) VMware
9 28 (11.76%) Degree
10 27 (11.34%) Security Cleared
11 26 (10.92%) SQL
11 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (10.50%) SQL Server
13 24 (10.08%) Telecoms
14 22 (9.24%) Hyper-V
14 22 (9.24%) Cisco
15 20 (8.40%) Data Modelling
15 20 (8.40%) Business Analysis
15 20 (8.40%) CTC Cleared
16 18 (7.56%) SharePoint
17 17 (7.14%) SAP BW
17 17 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (6.72%) Computer Science
18 16 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
18 16 (6.72%) MCITP
18 16 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 16 (6.72%) SAP BI

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.72%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.30%) Lync
4 12 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (4.62%) IIS
6 8 (3.36%) Apache
6 8 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.52%) SAS
7 6 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.10%) JRun
9 4 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.84%) CMS
11 2 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.20%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.78%) SAP SD
3 7 (2.94%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.94%) SAP SRM
4 5 (2.10%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.10%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.10%) SAP HR
4 5 (2.10%) SAP FI
4 5 (2.10%) SAP MM
5 4 (1.68%) TeleForm
6 3 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.26%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.42%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.42%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.42%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.30%) Office 365
2 5 (2.10%) SaaS
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.46%) Unified Communications
2 12 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.78%) Network Security
4 8 (3.36%) Firewall
4 8 (3.36%) SAN
5 6 (2.52%) VPN
5 6 (2.52%) Broadband
5 6 (2.52%) Wireless
5 6 (2.52%) NetScaler
6 5 (2.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (2.10%) VPLS
6 5 (2.10%) ISDN
6 5 (2.10%) VoIP
6 5 (2.10%) MPLS
7 4 (1.68%) SMTP
7 4 (1.68%) FTP
7 4 (1.68%) HTTP
8 3 (1.26%) SNMP
9 2 (0.84%) WAN
9 2 (0.84%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.14%) SAP BW
3 16 (6.72%) SAP BI
4 7 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (1.68%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.26%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.84%) QlikView
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.84%) MOLAP
7 2 (0.84%) ROLAP
7 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.42%) MySQL
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.68%) XMLSpy
2 3 (1.26%) LSMW
3 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.42%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Mockito
4 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) Selenium
4 1 (0.42%) Ant
4 1 (0.42%) JUnit
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (13.45%) Finance
2 24 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.46%) Retail
4 11 (4.62%) Marketing
5 7 (2.94%) Electronics
6 6 (2.52%) Legal
7 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.84%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.30%) .NET
2 11 (4.62%) Web Services
3 9 (3.78%) XML
4 7 (2.94%) WSDL
4 7 (2.94%) JSP
5 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.52%) SAP XI
5 6 (2.52%) SAP PI
6 5 (2.10%) SOAP
7 4 (1.68%) CSS
7 4 (1.68%) XSD
7 4 (1.68%) SAP ALE
7 4 (1.68%) HTML
8 3 (1.26%) Spring
9 2 (0.84%) Ajax
9 2 (0.84%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.84%) JDBC
9 2 (0.84%) J2EE
9 2 (0.84%) Struts
9 2 (0.84%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.72%) Computer Science
2 13 (5.46%) EMV
2 13 (5.46%) Chip and PIN
2 13 (5.46%) EFT
2 13 (5.46%) EFTPOS
2 13 (5.46%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (5.04%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.52%) Clustering
4 6 (2.52%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.68%) Statistics
6 3 (1.26%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.26%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.84%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.84%) Blog
7 2 (0.84%) Celerra
7 2 (0.84%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (18.91%) Windows
2 17 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (6.72%) Linux
4 15 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.20%) UNIX
6 8 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.84%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.84%) SUSE
9 2 (0.84%) Debian
9 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.55%) Project Management
2 31 (13.03%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (12.18%) CRM
4 20 (8.40%) Data Modelling
4 20 (8.40%) Business Analysis
5 17 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (6.72%) ITIL
7 15 (6.30%) Time Management
8 11 (4.62%) Migration
8 11 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.78%) Logistics
9 9 (3.78%) PRINCE2
10 7 (2.94%) OO
10 7 (2.94%) Content Management
10 7 (2.94%) Information Security
10 7 (2.94%) Data Protection
11 6 (2.52%) Security Architecture
11 6 (2.52%) Load Balancing
11 6 (2.52%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (2.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.92%) SQL
2 15 (6.30%) Java
3 8 (3.36%) C#
4 7 (2.94%) ABAP
5 6 (2.52%) VB
6 5 (2.10%) PHP
7 4 (1.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.84%) C++
8 2 (0.84%) Python
8 2 (0.84%) R
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) Perl
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.76%) Degree
2 27 (11.34%) Security Cleared
3 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (8.40%) CTC Cleared
5 16 (6.72%) MCITP
5 16 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.04%) MCSE
8 11 (4.62%) CCNP
8 11 (4.62%) MCTS
9 9 (3.78%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.78%) CCIE
10 8 (3.36%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (3.36%) CCIA
11 7 (2.94%) CCEE
11 7 (2.94%) CISSP
11 7 (2.94%) CCDA
11 7 (2.94%) CISM
12 6 (2.52%) CCVP
12 6 (2.52%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.36%) QA
2 5 (2.10%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.24%) Hyper-V
3 16 (6.72%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.04%) vSphere
5 11 (4.62%) XenDesktop
5 11 (4.62%) XenApp
6 7 (2.94%) XenServer
7 6 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.68%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.68%) UAG
8 4 (1.68%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.84%) Xen
9 2 (0.84%) NFS
9 2 (0.84%) vCloud
10 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.46%) SCOM
2 10 (4.20%) SCCM
3 6 (2.52%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.68%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.68%) MOM
5 4 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.68%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.68%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.84%) SCSM
6 2 (0.84%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.84%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.84%) Nagios
7 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 65 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 55 (23.11%) SAP
3 28 (11.76%) VMware
4 22 (9.24%) Cisco
5 15 (6.30%) HP
6 13 (5.46%) EMC
6 13 (5.46%) Citrix
7 10 (4.20%) NetApp
8 9 (3.78%) Symantec
8 9 (3.78%) Oracle
9 8 (3.36%) Cognos
10 7 (2.94%) IBM
10 7 (2.94%) Teradata
11 6 (2.52%) Dell
11 6 (2.52%) CommVault
12 5 (2.10%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.68%) Veeam
13 4 (1.68%) Open Text
13 4 (1.68%) Avaya
13 4 (1.68%) JBoss
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Netsource
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + uncapped bonus, car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Aspire Data Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago