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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 9 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 39 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.89% 9.58% 15.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.42% 9.82% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 34
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
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
253 163 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.56% 97.60% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 203 158 177
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014, 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 28 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (31.67%) JNCIA
3 19 (31.67%) JNCIP
3 19 (31.67%) Juniper
4 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (26.67%) SAP
6 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
7 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 12 (20.00%) Firewall
7 12 (20.00%) X.509
7 12 (20.00%) Smartcard
7 12 (20.00%) Windows
7 12 (20.00%) Business Objects
7 12 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (20.00%) CISSP
7 12 (20.00%) CESG
7 12 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
7 12 (20.00%) Cryptography
7 12 (20.00%) PKI
7 12 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
8 11 (18.33%) Logistics
9 10 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
9 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (16.67%) Cisco
10 9 (15.00%) CCIE
10 9 (15.00%) JNCIE
10 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
11 8 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
12 6 (10.00%) Network Planning

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) SAP APO
1 6 (10.00%) SAP SCM
2 3 (5.00%) SAP HCM
3 2 (3.33%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.33%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) X.509
1 12 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) OLAP
2 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) LSMW
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
1 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.67%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) EDI
2 3 (5.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (3.33%) Spring
3 2 (3.33%) Java EE
3 2 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) CESG
1 12 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
1 12 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 12 (20.00%) PKI
1 12 (20.00%) Smartcard
2 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) RMADS
4 2 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 12 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 11 (18.33%) Logistics
3 10 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 8 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 6 (10.00%) Network Planning
6 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.67%) Demand Management
7 3 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.00%) Migration
7 3 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (3.33%) OOD
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.33%) OO
8 2 (3.33%) Information Security
8 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.33%) DevOps
8 2 (3.33%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) ABAP
2 2 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (31.67%) JNCIA
3 19 (31.67%) JNCIP
4 12 (20.00%) CISSP
5 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (15.00%) JNCIE
6 9 (15.00%) CCIE
7 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.33%) ISEB
8 2 (3.33%) ACCA
8 2 (3.33%) CIMA
9 1 (1.67%) CCSP
9 1 (1.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Legato
1 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Juniper
2 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.67%) SAP
4 12 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 10 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (3.33%) JBoss
6 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) IBM
7 1 (1.67%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) Veritas