The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 34 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 149 126 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.77% 6.29% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.96% 6.50% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 129 115 62
Average salary £57,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,400 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2140 1938 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.23% 96.75% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1825 1551 1488
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Watford +8 30 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hemel Hempstead -3 22 £57,750 +21.57% 3
Letchworth +5 13 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Stevenage -10 4 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Borehamwood -11 2 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Royston - 1 - -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 130 (45.61%) SAP
2 72 (25.26%) Risk Analysis
3 67 (23.51%) Project Management
4 66 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (19.65%) Windows
5 56 (19.65%) Unit Testing
6 50 (17.54%) Finance
7 46 (16.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (16.14%) Logistics
8 43 (15.09%) SAP MM
9 41 (14.39%) Microsoft
10 37 (12.98%) SAP PP
11 36 (12.63%) Active Directory
12 35 (12.28%) SAP WM
13 33 (11.58%) Windows Server
14 31 (10.88%) Presales
15 30 (10.53%) VMware
16 28 (9.82%) Citrix
17 26 (9.12%) Java
18 25 (8.77%) Oracle
18 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
18 25 (8.77%) Migration
19 23 (8.07%) SQL
19 23 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (8.07%) SAP SCM
20 22 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
21 21 (7.37%) Cisco
21 21 (7.37%) Sage
22 20 (7.02%) SAP SD
22 20 (7.02%) SAP LE

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (4.91%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.86%) Apache
3 10 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (2.46%) IIS
6 6 (2.11%) LiveLink
7 4 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.40%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.35%) JBoss
9 1 (0.35%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) MS Office
2 3 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (15.09%) SAP MM
2 37 (12.98%) SAP PP
3 35 (12.28%) SAP WM
4 23 (8.07%) SAP SCM
5 20 (7.02%) SAP LE
5 20 (7.02%) SAP SD
6 19 (6.67%) SAP CO
6 19 (6.67%) SAP FI
6 19 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 16 (5.61%) Sage 200
8 11 (3.86%) SAP PS
9 10 (3.51%) SAP APO
9 10 (3.51%) SAP QM
10 7 (2.46%) SAP BPC
11 6 (2.11%) SAP Business One
11 6 (2.11%) SAP FI-AP
11 6 (2.11%) SAP FI-AR
11 6 (2.11%) SAP HCM
12 3 (1.05%) Line 500
12 3 (1.05%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.51%) Office 365
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.70%) Yammer
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.67%) SAN
2 15 (5.26%) Firewall
3 8 (2.81%) LDAP
4 7 (2.46%) DHCP
4 7 (2.46%) DNS
4 7 (2.46%) Internet
5 6 (2.11%) Network Security
6 5 (1.75%) 3G
6 5 (1.75%) GPRS
6 5 (1.75%) GSM
7 4 (1.40%) Skype
7 4 (1.40%) SMTP
8 3 (1.05%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.05%) Wireless
8 3 (1.05%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.70%) DMZ
9 2 (0.70%) HTTP
9 2 (0.70%) RFID
9 2 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.86%) MySQL
3 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.46%) SAP HANA
4 6 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.40%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.40%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.05%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) JIRA
4 1 (0.35%) JUnit
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 50 (17.54%) Finance
2 25 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.51%) Retail
4 8 (2.81%) Banking
5 5 (1.75%) Marketing
6 3 (1.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.26%) Web Services
2 14 (4.91%) HTML
3 11 (3.86%) .NET
4 9 (3.16%) CSS
5 8 (2.81%) J2EE
6 7 (2.46%) EJB
6 7 (2.46%) JSP
6 7 (2.46%) SAP Fiori
6 7 (2.46%) SAPUI5
6 7 (2.46%) Servlets
6 7 (2.46%) XHTML
7 5 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.75%) MEAP
7 5 (1.75%) XML
8 4 (1.40%) LAMP
8 4 (1.40%) Middleware
9 1 (0.35%) JMS
9 1 (0.35%) SOAP
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.46%) Client/Server
2 7 (2.46%) Computer Science
2 7 (2.46%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.46%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.11%) NHS
4 4 (1.40%) CMDB
4 4 (1.40%) Driving Licence
4 4 (1.40%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.05%) HP Storage
5 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.05%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.05%) User Experience
6 2 (0.70%) Celerra
6 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.70%) EMC VNX
6 2 (0.70%) Life Science
6 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.70%) Social Media
6 2 (0.70%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.65%) Windows
2 33 (11.58%) Windows Server
3 22 (7.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.26%) Linux
6 7 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.11%) Unix
7 6 (2.11%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.75%) Android
8 5 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (25.26%) Risk Analysis
2 67 (23.51%) Project Management
3 56 (19.65%) Unit Testing
4 46 (16.14%) Logistics
4 46 (16.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (10.88%) Presales
6 25 (8.77%) Migration
7 17 (5.96%) E-Commerce
8 16 (5.61%) ITIL
8 16 (5.61%) Mentoring
8 16 (5.61%) Service Management
9 15 (5.26%) ERP
9 15 (5.26%) ITSM
9 15 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 13 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.21%) Business Analysis
11 12 (4.21%) Data Migration
12 11 (3.86%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.86%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (3.51%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.12%) Java
2 23 (8.07%) SQL
3 10 (3.51%) C
4 8 (2.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.75%) PHP
6 3 (1.05%) C#
6 3 (1.05%) C++
7 2 (0.70%) ANSI C
7 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.70%) Python
7 2 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.35%) Perl
8 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (4.21%) Degree
2 9 (3.16%) MCSE
2 9 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.46%) CISSP
4 6 (2.11%) ACCA
5 5 (1.75%) MCITP
6 4 (1.40%) CEH
6 4 (1.40%) CISA
6 4 (1.40%) GCIA
6 4 (1.40%) GCIH
6 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.05%) CCA
7 3 (1.05%) CCEA
7 3 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.05%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.05%) MCSA
7 3 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.70%) HP ASE
8 2 (0.70%) MCP
8 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.81%) QA
2 7 (2.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 36 (12.63%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.26%) vSphere
4 14 (4.91%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.91%) XenApp
5 3 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.05%) XenServer
6 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.70%) vCloud
6 2 (0.70%) Xen
7 1 (0.35%) Docker
7 1 (0.35%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (2.11%) SCCM
2 4 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.05%) QRadar
3 3 (1.05%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 130 (45.61%) SAP
2 41 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.53%) VMware
4 28 (9.82%) Citrix
5 25 (8.77%) Oracle
6 21 (7.37%) Cisco
6 21 (7.37%) Sage
7 14 (4.91%) HP
8 13 (4.56%) IBM
9 8 (2.81%) NetApp
10 6 (2.11%) Altiris
10 6 (2.11%) OpenText
11 5 (1.75%) Sybase
11 5 (1.75%) Syclo
12 4 (1.40%) FrontRange
12 4 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (1.05%) Adobe
13 3 (1.05%) EMC
13 3 (1.05%) Informatica
13 3 (1.05%) Intel Security
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + be- training, progression, pens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: be- training, progression, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: To £62k + Substantial Corporate Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus/Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 12 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, pension, negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Recruit121
Salary: £65,000 basic plus package >£90,000
Posted: 20 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + attractive bonus package!
Posted: 27 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + OTE
Posted: 27 days ago