The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 18 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 33 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 11.04% 8.89% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.74% 9.26% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £48,000 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% +85.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 216 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 93.98% 96.00% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 243 188 169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Consultant
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Farnborough region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Farnborough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 20 (54.05%) SAP
2 18 (48.65%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) SAP Implementation
3 12 (32.43%) Integration Testing
3 12 (32.43%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (32.43%) Business Objects
4 10 (27.03%) Retail
5 8 (21.62%) ABAP
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
5 8 (21.62%) Publishing
6 7 (18.92%) Information Security
6 7 (18.92%) Juniper
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle
6 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
6 7 (18.92%) Sourcefire
6 7 (18.92%) Firewall
7 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
7 6 (16.22%) Degree
7 6 (16.22%) Java
7 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 5 (13.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (13.51%) JDBC
8 5 (13.51%) JSP
8 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
8 5 (13.51%) C
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) J2EE
8 5 (13.51%) UML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (13.51%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP HCM
2 3 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (8.11%) SAP FI
2 3 (8.11%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.41%) SAP SCM
3 2 (5.41%) SAP APO
4 1 (2.70%) SAP MII
4 1 (2.70%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.70%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Business One
4 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
1 4 (10.81%) IaaS
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
1 4 (10.81%) PaaS
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Xcelsius
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.81%) LSMW
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Retail
3 8 (21.62%) Manufacturing
3 8 (21.62%) Publishing
4 5 (13.51%) Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) JDBC
1 5 (13.51%) JSP
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
1 5 (13.51%) J2EE
1 5 (13.51%) J2SE
1 5 (13.51%) XML
1 5 (13.51%) JMS
1 5 (13.51%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (13.51%) Middleware
1 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
1 5 (13.51%) Spring
1 5 (13.51%) JSF
1 5 (13.51%) Ajax
1 5 (13.51%) Apache Camel
1 5 (13.51%) PrimeFaces
2 4 (10.81%) Java EE
2 4 (10.81%) EDI
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Learning Management System
2 2 (5.41%) LIMS
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (32.43%) SAP Implementation
1 12 (32.43%) Integration Testing
2 7 (18.92%) Information Security
3 5 (13.51%) UML
3 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
3 5 (13.51%) System Testing
3 5 (13.51%) Logistics
3 5 (13.51%) Low Latency
4 4 (10.81%) Demand Management
4 4 (10.81%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
5 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (5.41%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) ABAP
2 6 (16.22%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.51%) C
3 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.51%) Korn
4 1 (2.70%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) CCA
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) SAP
2 12 (32.43%) Business Objects
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.92%) Juniper
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle
4 7 (18.92%) Sourcefire
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 3 (8.11%) Websense
7 3 (8.11%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.41%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Sybase
9 1 (2.70%) SEEBURGER