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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 54 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 183 218 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.76% 6.15% 5.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 6.47% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 173 162
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3654 3367 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.98% 95.01% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3173 2792 3277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Hampshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
Southampton -9 70 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Basingstoke +3 39 £52,500 +8.24% 3
Portsmouth -22 8 £42,500 -8.10%
Aldershot -6 5 £34,000 -42.37%
Farnborough -10 3 £48,000 +23.87%
Andover - 3 £70,000 -
Fareham +3 2 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Havant - 2 £32,250 -
Winchester -19 1 £67,500 +159.61%
Petersfield - 1 £30,000 -
Gosport - 1 £37,500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 110 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 88 (23.16%) Windows
3 87 (22.89%) VMware
4 81 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 74 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 74 (19.47%) Office 365
6 65 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (16.84%) MCSE
8 63 (16.58%) Finance
9 62 (16.32%) SQL
9 62 (16.32%) SAP
10 57 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 49 (12.89%) HP
12 48 (12.63%) Cisco
13 47 (12.37%) Active Directory
13 47 (12.37%) Oracle
13 47 (12.37%) MS Excel
13 47 (12.37%) Hyper-V
14 44 (11.58%) Project Management
14 44 (11.58%) NetApp
15 43 (11.32%) Firewall
16 42 (11.05%) TCP/IP
16 42 (11.05%) vSphere
17 41 (10.79%) vCloud
18 37 (9.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 37 (9.74%) IIS
19 36 (9.47%) MCITP
19 36 (9.47%) Security Cleared
20 35 (9.21%) SharePoint
20 35 (9.21%) Analytical Skills

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 37 (9.74%) IIS
2 35 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 32 (8.42%) Lync
4 25 (6.58%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (1.84%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.84%) Apache
7 6 (1.58%) NetWeaver
7 6 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.58%) CMS
8 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.05%) SAP Portal
9 4 (1.05%) SAP EP
10 3 (0.79%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.53%) SAS
12 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 47 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.00%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) MS Project
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (3.68%) Oracle ERP
2 14 (3.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (2.11%) SAP SD
6 7 (1.84%) SAP CRM
7 6 (1.58%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (1.58%) Dynamics GP
7 6 (1.58%) SAP SRM
7 6 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (1.58%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (1.32%) Sage 200
8 5 (1.32%) SAP Business One
8 5 (1.32%) Exchequer
8 5 (1.32%) Lawson
8 5 (1.32%) SAP WM
9 4 (1.05%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 74 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 74 (19.47%) Office 365
2 8 (2.11%) IaaS
3 4 (1.05%) SaaS
4 3 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (11.32%) Firewall
2 42 (11.05%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.47%) WAN
4 13 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (3.16%) Internet
6 11 (2.89%) SAN
6 11 (2.89%) LAN
7 10 (2.63%) OSPF
7 10 (2.63%) Wireless
8 9 (2.37%) BGP
9 7 (1.84%) SSL
9 7 (1.84%) Multicast
10 6 (1.58%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.32%) VoIP
11 5 (1.32%) VPN
12 4 (1.05%) MPLS
13 3 (0.79%) DNS
13 3 (0.79%) DHCP
14 2 (0.53%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.32%) QlikView
7 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.05%) DB2
7 4 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.53%) Essbase
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.53%) Hyperion Smart View
9 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.53%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Ant
1 6 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (1.58%) Subversion
1 6 (1.58%) Maven
2 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.79%) LSMW
4 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.26%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.26%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
General
1 63 (16.58%) Finance
2 30 (7.89%) Retail
3 17 (4.47%) Local Government
4 14 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.84%) Advertising
5 7 (1.84%) Marketing
5 7 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.58%) Banking
6 6 (1.58%) French Language
6 6 (1.58%) German Language
6 6 (1.58%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.58%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.32%) Games
8 2 (0.53%) Military
8 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 2 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.11%) .NET
2 16 (4.21%) ASP.NET
3 11 (2.89%) HTML
4 10 (2.63%) CSS
5 9 (2.37%) XML
6 8 (2.11%) Web Services
6 8 (2.11%) Middleware
7 7 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (1.84%) SOAP
8 6 (1.58%) EDI
8 6 (1.58%) Ajax
9 4 (1.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.05%) WCF
9 4 (1.05%) SAP Business Workflow
9 4 (1.05%) Web Dynpro
9 4 (1.05%) SAP Smart Forms
9 4 (1.05%) BAPI
9 4 (1.05%) J2EE
10 3 (0.79%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.63%) Fat Client
2 29 (7.63%) Thin Client
3 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.84%) Life Science
3 7 (1.84%) Data Integration
4 6 (1.58%) Replication
5 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.05%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.79%) EFT
7 3 (0.79%) NHS
7 3 (0.79%) PMI
8 2 (0.53%) EMV
8 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.53%) GIS
8 2 (0.53%) Clustering
8 2 (0.53%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.53%) CESG
8 2 (0.53%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 88 (23.16%) Windows
2 57 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (8.16%) UNIX
4 30 (7.89%) Linux
4 30 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (6.05%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.53%) AIX
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (11.58%) Project Management
2 30 (7.89%) ERP
3 25 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (6.32%) Business Analysis
5 19 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 19 (5.00%) Service Management
6 18 (4.74%) CRM
7 16 (4.21%) ITIL
7 16 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (3.95%) Integration Testing
9 14 (3.68%) Information Security
9 14 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (3.16%) Service Delivery
10 12 (3.16%) Data Management
11 11 (2.89%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (2.89%) Time Management
12 10 (2.63%) Analytics
12 10 (2.63%) Migration
12 10 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (2.37%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 62 (16.32%) SQL
2 25 (6.58%) Java
3 19 (5.00%) C#
4 13 (3.42%) ABAP
5 12 (3.16%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.58%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.05%) C++
7 4 (1.05%) C
7 4 (1.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.05%) SAPscript
7 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.05%) Ruby
8 3 (0.79%) XPath
8 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.79%) Python
9 2 (0.53%) VB
9 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.53%) Perl
9 2 (0.53%) PHP
9 2 (0.53%) Korn
Qualifications
1 65 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (16.84%) MCSE
3 37 (9.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (9.47%) MCITP
4 36 (9.47%) Security Cleared
5 32 (8.42%) Degree
6 29 (7.63%) SC Cleared
7 25 (6.58%) MCSA
7 25 (6.58%) CCA
7 25 (6.58%) Citrix Certification
8 23 (6.05%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (4.74%) CCNA
10 14 (3.68%) CISSP
11 10 (2.63%) PCI QSA
12 9 (2.37%) CISA
13 8 (2.11%) CCNP
14 7 (1.84%) CISM
15 6 (1.58%) DV Cleared
16 5 (1.32%) MCTS
16 5 (1.32%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.21%) SLA
2 12 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.84%) HL7
5 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.53%) QA
7 1 (0.26%) BS15000
7 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 81 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (12.37%) Hyper-V
2 47 (12.37%) Active Directory
3 42 (11.05%) vSphere
4 41 (10.79%) vCloud
5 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.79%) XenApp
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.53%) UAG
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (7.37%) Windows Intune
2 4 (1.05%) SCOM
3 3 (0.79%) SCCM
3 3 (0.79%) Puppet
4 2 (0.53%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 110 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 87 (22.89%) VMware
3 62 (16.32%) SAP
4 49 (12.89%) HP
5 48 (12.63%) Cisco
6 47 (12.37%) Oracle
7 44 (11.58%) NetApp
8 29 (7.63%) Citrix
9 21 (5.53%) Juniper
10 13 (3.42%) Sage
11 11 (2.89%) Business Objects
12 7 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.84%) Fortinet
12 7 (1.84%) Aruba
13 5 (1.32%) Cognos
14 4 (1.05%) Adobe
14 4 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
14 4 (1.05%) Sourcefire
14 4 (1.05%) Splunk
14 4 (1.05%) Tableau
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, private health, bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago