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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 34 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 103 92 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.76% 5.07% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 5.46% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 88 81 109
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1686 1686 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.35% 93.00% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1340 1720
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +18 72 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Marlow +7 12 £25,000 -37.50% 1
High Wycombe -4 8 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Aylesbury +5 6 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 55 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 52 (22.81%) Windows
3 37 (16.23%) MS Excel
4 34 (14.91%) VMware
5 31 (13.60%) Oracle
6 30 (13.16%) SQL
7 27 (11.84%) CRM
8 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
8 25 (10.96%) Finance
9 23 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (9.65%) SAP
10 22 (9.65%) MS Exchange
10 22 (9.65%) UNIX
11 21 (9.21%) Active Directory
11 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (8.77%) SC Cleared
12 20 (8.77%) Security Cleared
13 19 (8.33%) Degree
13 19 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (7.89%) ITIL
14 18 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (7.02%) Project Management
15 16 (7.02%) Telecoms
16 15 (6.58%) ABAP
16 15 (6.58%) Java
16 15 (6.58%) MCSE
16 15 (6.58%) SharePoint
16 15 (6.58%) SAS

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (9.65%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.58%) SAS
2 15 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (4.39%) IIS
6 9 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (3.51%) Lync
8 7 (3.07%) OpenStack
8 7 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle 10gAS
9 6 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.32%) JBoss
12 3 (1.32%) Apache
12 3 (1.32%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.32%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (16.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.26%) MS Office
3 7 (3.07%) SPSS
4 6 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.75%) MS Project
6 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Sage 200
2 5 (2.19%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.19%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.75%) SAP SRM
3 4 (1.75%) Sage 50
3 4 (1.75%) SAP EBP
3 4 (1.75%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.88%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.44%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.44%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.44%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.82%) SaaS
2 8 (3.51%) Office 365
3 4 (1.75%) IaaS
3 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.70%) SAN
2 12 (5.26%) Firewall
3 8 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.07%) NAS
5 6 (2.63%) Network Security
5 6 (2.63%) Unified Communications
6 5 (2.19%) MPLS
6 5 (2.19%) OSPF
6 5 (2.19%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.75%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.75%) Multicast
7 4 (1.75%) LAN
7 4 (1.75%) WAN
7 4 (1.75%) BGP
7 4 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 3 (1.32%) RTSP
8 3 (1.32%) SNMP
8 3 (1.32%) VPN
8 3 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.70%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (2.19%) SAP BI
5 5 (2.19%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.88%) SSDT
8 2 (0.88%) Big Data
8 2 (0.88%) ActiveReports
Development Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.63%) JDeveloper
2 6 (2.63%) Toad
2 6 (2.63%) TestDirector
2 6 (2.63%) PVCS
3 1 (0.44%) LSMW
3 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (10.96%) Finance
2 16 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.95%) Marketing
4 6 (2.63%) Retail
5 5 (2.19%) Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Advertising
6 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.44%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.70%) .NET
2 9 (3.95%) SAP XI
3 7 (3.07%) XML
3 7 (3.07%) J2EE
3 7 (3.07%) SAP PI
4 6 (2.63%) Middleware
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
5 5 (2.19%) HTML
5 5 (2.19%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.32%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.32%) Web Services
6 3 (1.32%) REST
7 2 (0.88%) jQuery
8 1 (0.44%) EDI
8 1 (0.44%) SOAP
8 1 (0.44%) Ajax
8 1 (0.44%) XMPP
8 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.07%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.19%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.88%) Social Media
5 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.44%) GIS
6 1 (0.44%) Replication
6 1 (0.44%) CESG
6 1 (0.44%) EFT
6 1 (0.44%) User Experience
6 1 (0.44%) Open Source
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.44%) Economics
6 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.81%) Windows
2 23 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.65%) UNIX
4 18 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.26%) Linux
7 7 (3.07%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.19%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.75%) Solaris
10 2 (0.88%) AIX
11 1 (0.44%) Fedora
11 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.44%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (11.84%) CRM
2 19 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (7.89%) ITIL
4 16 (7.02%) Project Management
5 14 (6.14%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.26%) Migration
7 11 (4.82%) High Availability
8 10 (4.39%) Analytics
9 9 (3.95%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.51%) Security Architecture
10 8 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.51%) Coaching
11 7 (3.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.07%) TOGAF
12 6 (2.63%) UML
12 6 (2.63%) RAD
12 6 (2.63%) SSADM
12 6 (2.63%) Change Management
13 5 (2.19%) Information Security
13 5 (2.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.16%) SQL
2 15 (6.58%) ABAP
2 15 (6.58%) Java
3 11 (4.82%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.95%) C#
5 6 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.19%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.75%) C++
7 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.88%) VBA
9 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.44%) Python
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) PHP
9 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.77%) SC Cleared
2 20 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 19 (8.33%) Degree
4 15 (6.58%) MCSE
5 9 (3.95%) MCP
5 9 (3.95%) CISSP
6 8 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.07%) CCNP
8 6 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.19%) MCSA
9 5 (2.19%) CCIE
9 5 (2.19%) VCP5
10 4 (1.75%) CISA
10 4 (1.75%) CISM
11 3 (1.32%) MCSD
11 3 (1.32%) CCDA
11 3 (1.32%) MCITP
12 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.19%) ISO 14001
3 5 (2.19%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.19%) SLA
4 3 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 23 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.21%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.26%) vSphere
3 12 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 10 (4.39%) XenApp
5 7 (3.07%) vCloud
6 6 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.19%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.95%) SCVMM
2 8 (3.51%) SCCM
2 8 (3.51%) SCOM
3 6 (2.63%) SCSM
4 4 (1.75%) Windows Intune
4 4 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.88%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 55 (24.12%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.91%) VMware
3 31 (13.60%) Oracle
4 22 (9.65%) SAP
5 11 (4.82%) Business Objects
5 11 (4.82%) Citrix
6 10 (4.39%) Intel
7 9 (3.95%) Cisco
8 7 (3.07%) Cognos
9 6 (2.63%) HP
9 6 (2.63%) Sage
9 6 (2.63%) Serena
10 4 (1.75%) Brocade
11 3 (1.32%) IBM
11 3 (1.32%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.32%) NetApp
11 3 (1.32%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.32%) Juniper
11 3 (1.32%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.32%) Google
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