The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 31 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 163 115 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.54% 5.43% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 5.76% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 134 78 117
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2385 1997 2555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.74% 94.29% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1578 2044
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
East of England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +19 73 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Hemel Hempstead +19 41 £70,000 +64.70%
Stevenage -13 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Letchworth - 5 £42,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £26,000 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £45,000 -
St Albans +3 1 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Borehamwood +1 1 £47,500 +108.79%
Broxbourne - 1 £47,500 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £25,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 94 (30.32%) SQL
2 87 (28.06%) Microsoft
3 82 (26.45%) Oracle
4 76 (24.52%) Finance
5 57 (18.39%) VMware
5 57 (18.39%) Security Cleared
6 56 (18.06%) MS Excel
7 55 (17.74%) Windows
8 54 (17.42%) Cisco
9 46 (14.84%) Java
9 46 (14.84%) Retail
10 42 (13.55%) SAP
10 42 (13.55%) IBM
10 42 (13.55%) SAN
11 41 (13.23%) Oracle EBS R12
12 40 (12.90%) Hyper-V
12 40 (12.90%) ERP
13 39 (12.58%) Project Management
14 38 (12.26%) Migration
14 38 (12.26%) HP
15 37 (11.94%) Citrix
16 36 (11.61%) Degree
16 36 (11.61%) SC Cleared
16 36 (11.61%) Oracle EBS
17 35 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (10.97%) Cisco Certification
18 34 (10.97%) MS Exchange
19 33 (10.65%) Lync
20 31 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (9.68%) PL/SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (10.97%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.65%) Lync
3 24 (7.74%) WebSphere
4 23 (7.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 18 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (5.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 10 (3.23%) SharePoint
9 9 (2.90%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.90%) IIS
9 9 (2.90%) SAS
10 5 (1.61%) Apache
10 5 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (1.29%) Tuxedo
11 4 (1.29%) iPlanet
11 4 (1.29%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 41 (13.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (11.61%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
4 15 (4.84%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 9 (2.90%) Oracle 11i
6 7 (2.26%) SAP FI
6 7 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (2.26%) SAP CO
7 6 (1.94%) SAP PM
7 6 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (1.61%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.29%) SAP WM
9 4 (1.29%) Agresso
9 4 (1.29%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.97%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.65%) HFM
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payroll
11 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.10%) Office 365
2 13 (4.19%) Taleo
3 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.55%) SAN
2 30 (9.68%) Firewall
3 22 (7.10%) WAN
4 21 (6.77%) LAN
5 15 (4.84%) iSCSI
6 14 (4.52%) VPN
6 14 (4.52%) Wireless
7 13 (4.19%) DNS
8 12 (3.87%) NAS
9 10 (3.23%) Unified Communications
9 10 (3.23%) Internet
10 8 (2.58%) NetScaler
11 7 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (2.26%) PBX
12 6 (1.94%) HTTP
12 6 (1.94%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.94%) VLAN
13 4 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (1.29%) MPLS
13 4 (1.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.19%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (4.19%) Oracle Discoverer
5 11 (3.55%) MySQL
6 10 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 7 (2.26%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.94%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.61%) DB2
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (1.61%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.29%) Essbase
10 4 (1.29%) QlikView
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.65%) Big Data
11 2 (0.65%) Informix
12 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.32%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (1.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.29%) JUnit
2 4 (1.29%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.65%) Hudson
3 2 (0.65%) Maven
3 2 (0.65%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.32%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 76 (24.52%) Finance
2 46 (14.84%) Retail
3 28 (9.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.58%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.61%) Marketing
6 4 (1.29%) Legal
6 4 (1.29%) Banking
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
7 3 (0.97%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.74%) XML
2 23 (7.42%) HTML
3 22 (7.10%) .NET
4 20 (6.45%) CSS
5 19 (6.13%) J2EE
6 15 (4.84%) Middleware
7 12 (3.87%) JSP
7 12 (3.87%) XHTML
8 8 (2.58%) Servlets
8 8 (2.58%) EJB
9 7 (2.26%) EDI
10 6 (1.94%) Web Dynpro
10 6 (1.94%) SAP Smart Forms
10 6 (1.94%) HTML5
11 5 (1.61%) Java EE
12 4 (1.29%) JSTL
12 4 (1.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (1.29%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (1.29%) JDBC
12 4 (1.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.26%) Data Conversion
2 6 (1.94%) Computer Science
2 6 (1.94%) Open Source
2 6 (1.94%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.29%) RMADS
4 4 (1.29%) EqualLogic
4 4 (1.29%) FlexPod
5 3 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.65%) EMV
6 2 (0.65%) Statistics
6 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.65%) Physics
6 2 (0.65%) Replication
6 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.65%) iPhone
6 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.32%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.74%) Windows
2 25 (8.06%) UNIX
3 13 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.94%) Windows 8
5 6 (1.94%) Solaris
5 6 (1.94%) Linux
6 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.97%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.65%) AIX
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (12.90%) ERP
2 39 (12.58%) Project Management
3 38 (12.26%) Migration
4 30 (9.68%) Workflow
5 26 (8.39%) Time Management
6 19 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (5.48%) CRM
8 16 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (5.16%) Logistics
8 16 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (4.84%) Data Migration
9 15 (4.84%) Market Research
10 14 (4.52%) ETL
11 13 (4.19%) Project Planning
11 13 (4.19%) Business Transformation
12 12 (3.87%) MVC
12 12 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (3.87%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.87%) ITIL
13 11 (3.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 94 (30.32%) SQL
2 46 (14.84%) Java
3 30 (9.68%) PL/SQL
4 23 (7.42%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.81%) C#
6 14 (4.52%) VB
7 11 (3.55%) C
8 9 (2.90%) ABAP
9 8 (2.58%) Perl
10 7 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.26%) VBA
11 6 (1.94%) SAPscript
12 5 (1.61%) VBScript
13 4 (1.29%) Jython
13 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.65%) X++
15 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 57 (18.39%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.61%) Degree
2 36 (11.61%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.97%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (9.35%) MCITP
6 26 (8.39%) CCNP
7 21 (6.77%) MCSE
8 20 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (5.48%) NCDA
10 16 (5.16%) NCIE
11 14 (4.52%) VCAP
12 13 (4.19%) CCNA
13 6 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.61%) CCIE
15 4 (1.29%) Sun Certification
15 4 (1.29%) MCTS
16 3 (0.97%) CCA
16 3 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) SLA
2 3 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 40 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 35 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (9.35%) vSphere
4 23 (7.42%) XenDesktop
5 22 (7.10%) XenApp
6 16 (5.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (4.52%) Active Directory
8 11 (3.55%) XenServer
9 10 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.61%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.65%) NFS
12 2 (0.65%) vCloud
12 2 (0.65%) SRDF
12 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.32%) Veritas File System
13 1 (0.32%) HDFS
13 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (9.03%) SCCM
2 13 (4.19%) SCOM
3 6 (1.94%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.29%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.97%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.65%) Legato
7 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.32%) Plesk
7 1 (0.32%) PureDisk
7 1 (0.32%) Puppet
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 87 (28.06%) Microsoft
2 82 (26.45%) Oracle
3 57 (18.39%) VMware
4 54 (17.42%) Cisco
5 42 (13.55%) IBM
5 42 (13.55%) SAP
6 38 (12.26%) HP
7 37 (11.94%) Citrix
8 24 (7.74%) NetApp
9 23 (7.42%) EMC
9 23 (7.42%) Fujitsu
10 20 (6.45%) Juniper
11 18 (5.81%) Dell
12 14 (4.52%) WatchGuard
13 9 (2.90%) JBoss
14 8 (2.58%) Sybase
14 8 (2.58%) Symantec
15 7 (2.26%) Hyperion
15 7 (2.26%) Apple
16 6 (1.94%) Adobe
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