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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 58 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 162 263 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.41% 6.53% 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 6.90% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 103 206 159
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
3522 3813 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.86% 94.69% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2895 3317 2841
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Southampton -9 43 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Farnborough -1 33 £48,000 -26.15%
Aldershot +7 21 £57,500 -13.20%
Basingstoke -2 20 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Hook -2 7 £42,500 -26.08%
Winchester -24 2 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Andover - 2 £70,000 -
Southsea - 2 £41,000 -
Wallington - 2 - -
Fareham +12 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Romsey - 1 £65,000 -
Eastleigh - 1 £60,000 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 94 (27.25%) Microsoft
2 88 (25.51%) Windows
3 84 (24.35%) VMware
4 80 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 72 (20.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 71 (20.58%) Office 365
7 63 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 62 (17.97%) MCSE
9 52 (15.07%) Finance
10 51 (14.78%) HP
11 50 (14.49%) SQL
12 49 (14.20%) Hyper-V
13 48 (13.91%) vSphere
14 47 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 47 (13.62%) Cisco
14 47 (13.62%) Private Cloud
15 46 (13.33%) NetApp
16 45 (13.04%) vCloud
17 44 (12.75%) Oracle
18 41 (11.88%) MS Excel
19 40 (11.59%) SAP
20 38 (11.01%) Active Directory
20 38 (11.01%) Firewall
21 36 (10.43%) TCP/IP
21 36 (10.43%) SQL Server
21 36 (10.43%) Retail
22 34 (9.86%) SharePoint
23 33 (9.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 32 (9.28%) MCITP
25 31 (8.99%) Degree

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 30 (8.70%) IIS
3 29 (8.41%) Lync
4 21 (6.09%) MS Exchange
5 10 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.03%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.03%) Apache
7 6 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.87%) CMS
9 2 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.29%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 41 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.64%) MS Office
3 5 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (2.32%) SAP SD
5 6 (1.74%) SAP CRM
6 5 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (1.45%) SAP Business One
6 5 (1.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 4 (1.16%) SAP FI
7 4 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (1.16%) Lawson
7 4 (1.16%) Exchequer
7 4 (1.16%) SAP HCM
7 4 (1.16%) SAP CO
7 4 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.16%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 72 (20.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (20.58%) Office 365
3 13 (3.77%) IaaS
4 12 (3.48%) SaaS
5 8 (2.32%) PaaS
6 5 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (11.01%) Firewall
2 36 (10.43%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.48%) WAN
4 11 (3.19%) LAN
5 10 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (2.32%) OSPF
6 8 (2.32%) BGP
7 7 (2.03%) SAN
8 5 (1.45%) Multicast
8 5 (1.45%) Network Security
8 5 (1.45%) LDAP
8 5 (1.45%) MPLS
9 4 (1.16%) Wireless
9 4 (1.16%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.87%) IOS XR
10 3 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.87%) Internet
10 3 (0.87%) SSL
10 3 (0.87%) IPsec
11 2 (0.58%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (4.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (3.48%) QlikView
6 7 (2.03%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.45%) DB2
7 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.58%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.58%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.16%) LSMW
3 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.87%) ERwin
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 52 (15.07%) Finance
2 36 (10.43%) Retail
3 22 (6.38%) Banking
4 21 (6.09%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.61%) Marketing
7 8 (2.32%) Publishing
8 7 (2.03%) Games
9 6 (1.74%) Military
9 6 (1.74%) French Language
9 6 (1.74%) German Language
9 6 (1.74%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.45%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.87%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.58%) Billing
12 2 (0.58%) Local Government
13 1 (0.29%) Advertising
13 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.22%) .NET
2 14 (4.06%) HTML
3 13 (3.77%) XML
4 12 (3.48%) Ajax
5 9 (2.61%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.03%) Middleware
7 6 (1.74%) JMS
7 6 (1.74%) SOAP
7 6 (1.74%) Web Services
7 6 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (1.45%) Apache Camel
8 5 (1.45%) PrimeFaces
8 5 (1.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 5 (1.45%) Spring
8 5 (1.45%) JSF
8 5 (1.45%) EDI
8 5 (1.45%) JDBC
8 5 (1.45%) JSP
8 5 (1.45%) J2EE
8 5 (1.45%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.62%) Private Cloud
2 22 (6.38%) Fat Client
2 22 (6.38%) Thin Client
3 21 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.19%) NHS
5 10 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.74%) Life Science
7 4 (1.16%) Replication
7 4 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.16%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle Exalytics
8 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.87%) Oracle Exalogic
8 3 (0.87%) PMI
8 3 (0.87%) Clustering
9 2 (0.58%) LIMS
9 2 (0.58%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 88 (25.51%) Windows
2 47 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (8.99%) UNIX
4 28 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (6.96%) Linux
6 19 (5.51%) Windows Vista
7 6 (1.74%) AIX
8 4 (1.16%) Solaris
8 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (7.25%) Information Security
3 23 (6.67%) Service Management
3 23 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 21 (6.09%) Project Management
5 19 (5.51%) ERP
6 18 (5.22%) ETL
7 17 (4.93%) PRINCE2
7 17 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (4.64%) Cyber Security
9 14 (4.06%) ITIL
9 14 (4.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (4.06%) Logistics
10 13 (3.77%) SDLC
11 12 (3.48%) CRM
11 12 (3.48%) Integration Testing
12 11 (3.19%) SAP Implementation
12 11 (3.19%) Migration
13 10 (2.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.49%) SQL
2 22 (6.38%) Java
3 14 (4.06%) C#
3 14 (4.06%) Shell Script
4 10 (2.90%) ABAP
5 8 (2.32%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.03%) C
7 6 (1.74%) Korn
8 5 (1.45%) C++
9 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.58%) Python
10 2 (0.58%) VB
10 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.58%) Perl
10 2 (0.58%) PHP
10 2 (0.58%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) R
11 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 63 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (17.97%) MCSE
3 33 (9.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (9.28%) MCITP
5 31 (8.99%) Degree
5 31 (8.99%) MCSA
6 28 (8.12%) Security Cleared
7 25 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (6.67%) CCA
9 22 (6.38%) SC Cleared
10 21 (6.09%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (4.06%) CCNA
12 12 (3.48%) CISSP
13 8 (2.32%) CISA
13 8 (2.32%) CISM
14 7 (2.03%) CRISC
14 7 (2.03%) PCI QSA
14 7 (2.03%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.03%) CCNP
15 6 (1.74%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.06%) SLA
2 13 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.32%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.45%) QA
5 4 (1.16%) HL7
6 2 (0.58%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (14.20%) Hyper-V
3 48 (13.91%) vSphere
4 45 (13.04%) vCloud
5 38 (11.01%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 3 (0.87%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.87%) XenApp
8 2 (0.58%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.29%) XenServer
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (7.54%) Windows Intune
2 5 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.16%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.87%) SCCM
4 3 (0.87%) SCOM
4 3 (0.87%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.58%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.58%) SCSM
6 1 (0.29%) Puppet
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 94 (27.25%) Microsoft
2 84 (24.35%) VMware
3 51 (14.78%) HP
4 47 (13.62%) Cisco
5 46 (13.33%) NetApp
6 44 (12.75%) Oracle
7 40 (11.59%) SAP
8 29 (8.41%) Juniper
9 27 (7.83%) Citrix
10 16 (4.64%) Business Objects
11 7 (2.03%) Sourcefire
11 7 (2.03%) Sage
11 7 (2.03%) IBM
11 7 (2.03%) Cognos
12 6 (1.74%) F5
13 5 (1.45%) Tableau
13 5 (1.45%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.45%) Aruba
13 5 (1.45%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.16%) CA
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + market leading benefits + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester
Technical Prospects
Salary: Potential £60,000+ OTE (Self Employed)
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 21 days ago