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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 31 24 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 159 155 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.74% 7.90% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 8.27% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 131 125 79
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £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
2253 1874 2966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.47% 95.51% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1867 1533 2415
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 54 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Hemel Hempstead +7 46 £75,000 +38.88% 2
Stevenage -5 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Letchworth - 5 £31,500 -
Hertford -4 3 £50,000 -18.69%
Harpenden - 2 £40,000 - 1
Borehamwood -3 1 £17,500 -53.33%
Rickmansworth -5 1 £52,500 -34.37%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 98 (30.63%) Oracle
2 82 (25.63%) Security Cleared
3 77 (24.06%) SC Cleared
3 77 (24.06%) SQL
3 77 (24.06%) Finance
4 75 (23.44%) Microsoft
5 58 (18.13%) Windows
6 53 (16.56%) Project Management
7 52 (16.25%) ERP
8 51 (15.94%) Migration
9 49 (15.31%) Java
9 49 (15.31%) Retail
10 47 (14.69%) IBM
11 46 (14.38%) VMware
12 44 (13.75%) Mentoring
13 43 (13.44%) SAP
13 43 (13.44%) MS Excel
14 41 (12.81%) Oracle EBS
15 40 (12.50%) CRM
15 40 (12.50%) Cisco
15 40 (12.50%) WebSphere
16 37 (11.56%) HP
17 36 (11.25%) Degree
17 36 (11.25%) Oracle EBS R12
18 35 (10.94%) Citrix
18 35 (10.94%) SAN
19 30 (9.38%) Workflow
19 30 (9.38%) Middleware
20 29 (9.06%) Telecoms
20 29 (9.06%) Oracle ERP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 40 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 24 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 22 (6.88%) Lync
4 21 (6.56%) Oracle Workflow
5 19 (5.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (5.31%) Tomcat
7 15 (4.69%) WebLogic
8 13 (4.06%) JBoss
8 13 (4.06%) IIS
9 11 (3.44%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (2.81%) Tuxedo
11 9 (2.81%) SharePoint
12 8 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (2.19%) Apache Pig
13 7 (2.19%) Apache
14 6 (1.88%) iPlanet
14 6 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (1.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 43 (13.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.94%) MS Office
2 3 (0.94%) SPSS
3 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 41 (12.81%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (11.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (9.06%) Oracle ERP
4 17 (5.31%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 16 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 16 (5.00%) SAP FI
5 16 (5.00%) SAP CO
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (2.81%) SAP MM
8 7 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.94%) SalesLogix
10 3 (0.94%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.94%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.63%) SAP Retail
11 2 (0.63%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.25%) Office 365
2 16 (5.00%) Taleo
3 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.94%) IaaS
4 3 (0.94%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.31%) GitHub
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.94%) SAN
2 18 (5.63%) LAN
3 17 (5.31%) WAN
4 16 (5.00%) Firewall
5 14 (4.38%) Wireless
6 13 (4.06%) Internet
6 13 (4.06%) DNS
7 12 (3.75%) HTTP
8 7 (2.19%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.19%) LDAP
9 6 (1.88%) PBX
9 6 (1.88%) SSL
9 6 (1.88%) Network Security
9 6 (1.88%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.56%) NAS
10 5 (1.56%) VLAN
10 5 (1.56%) VPN
11 4 (1.25%) MPLS
11 4 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 10 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.50%) Big Data
6 7 (2.19%) MarkLogic
6 7 (2.19%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.19%) Apache Hive
6 7 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.88%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.88%) DB2
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.25%) QlikView
10 3 (0.94%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.63%) MySQL
11 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (4.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.56%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (1.56%) LSMW
2 5 (1.56%) Subversion
2 5 (1.56%) JUnit
2 5 (1.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.63%) Maven
3 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.63%) Hudson
4 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 77 (24.06%) Finance
2 49 (15.31%) Retail
3 29 (9.06%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.63%) Manufacturing
5 14 (4.38%) Banking
6 10 (3.13%) Marketing
7 7 (2.19%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.94%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.38%) Middleware
2 27 (8.44%) J2EE
3 24 (7.50%) XML
4 22 (6.88%) .NET
5 18 (5.63%) HTML
6 17 (5.31%) Java EE
7 16 (5.00%) CSS
8 13 (4.06%) XHTML
8 13 (4.06%) JSP
9 8 (2.50%) EDI
9 8 (2.50%) Servlets
9 8 (2.50%) EJB
9 8 (2.50%) JDBC
10 7 (2.19%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 5 (1.56%) JSTL
11 5 (1.56%) Struts
11 5 (1.56%) Web Services
11 5 (1.56%) JMS
11 5 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.38%) Data Integration
3 8 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.88%) Open Source
5 5 (1.56%) Statistics
5 5 (1.56%) Replication
6 4 (1.25%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.94%) FlexPod
7 3 (0.94%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.94%) Economics
7 3 (0.94%) PKI
7 3 (0.94%) CMDB
7 3 (0.94%) Tandem
7 3 (0.94%) AS400
7 3 (0.94%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.13%) Windows
2 26 (8.13%) UNIX
3 15 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.38%) Solaris
4 14 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.06%) Linux
6 9 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.81%) AIX
7 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.63%) zOS
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.56%) Project Management
2 52 (16.25%) ERP
3 51 (15.94%) Migration
4 44 (13.75%) Mentoring
5 40 (12.50%) CRM
6 30 (9.38%) Workflow
7 28 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 26 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (8.13%) Data Migration
9 25 (7.81%) ETL
10 23 (7.19%) Logistics
11 18 (5.63%) Use Case
12 17 (5.31%) Data Management
12 17 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (5.00%) Time Management
14 15 (4.69%) Business Development
15 14 (4.38%) Data Architecture
15 14 (4.38%) Data Governance
16 13 (4.06%) MVC
16 13 (4.06%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 77 (24.06%) SQL
2 49 (15.31%) Java
3 21 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.31%) PL/SQL
5 12 (3.75%) VB
5 12 (3.75%) C#
6 8 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.19%) Perl
7 7 (2.19%) VBScript
8 6 (1.88%) C
9 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.56%) Jython
10 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.25%) VBA
11 3 (0.94%) R
11 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.63%) SAPscript
12 2 (0.63%) ABAP
13 1 (0.31%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 82 (25.63%) Security Cleared
2 77 (24.06%) SC Cleared
3 36 (11.25%) Degree
4 26 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (6.56%) MCITP
7 17 (5.31%) CCNP
8 16 (5.00%) MCSE
9 12 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.50%) CCA
11 7 (2.19%) NCDA
11 7 (2.19%) NCIE
11 7 (2.19%) CCNA
11 7 (2.19%) CIMA
11 7 (2.19%) ACCA
12 6 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.88%) VCAP
13 5 (1.56%) Sun Certification
14 4 (1.25%) MCTS
15 3 (0.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.50%) QA
3 5 (1.56%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (8.13%) Hyper-V
2 24 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (6.25%) vSphere
4 19 (5.94%) XenDesktop
5 18 (5.63%) XenApp
6 16 (5.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.81%) XenServer
9 7 (2.19%) HDFS
10 6 (1.88%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.56%) vCloud
11 5 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.94%) ACF2
12 3 (0.94%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 3 (0.94%) RACF
13 2 (0.63%) NFS
13 2 (0.63%) SRDF
13 2 (0.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.31%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 25 (7.81%) SCCM
2 9 (2.81%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.88%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.88%) SCOM
4 5 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (1.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.25%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.63%) Novell Identity Manager
6 2 (0.63%) Legato
6 2 (0.63%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.63%) SCSM
6 2 (0.63%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.31%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 98 (30.63%) Oracle
2 75 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 47 (14.69%) IBM
4 46 (14.38%) VMware
5 43 (13.44%) SAP
6 40 (12.50%) Cisco
7 37 (11.56%) HP
8 35 (10.94%) Citrix
9 19 (5.94%) EMC
10 14 (4.38%) Informatica
10 14 (4.38%) Talend
11 13 (4.06%) Fujitsu
12 12 (3.75%) NetApp
13 10 (3.13%) Dell
14 9 (2.81%) Juniper
15 8 (2.50%) TIBCO
15 8 (2.50%) Sun
16 7 (2.19%) Cloudera
16 7 (2.19%) Hyperion
16 7 (2.19%) AppSense
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus, bens, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 16 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly Competitive including Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus uncapped commission
Posted: 22 days ago