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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 40 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 132 151 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.02% 6.08% 8.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 6.33% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 113 106 137
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2084 2384 2553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.07% 96.01% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1899 2137
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Watford +10 34 £61,250 +22.50% 2
Hemel Hempstead -10 31 £50,000 +37.93% 6
Letchworth +7 10 £37,500 -3.84%
Rickmansworth +1 8 £33,000 +3.12%
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £42,500 - 1
Stevenage -9 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Hertford - 3 £45,000 -
St Albans -16 1 £55,000 +92.98% 1
Harpenden - 1 £52,500 - 1
Royston - 1 £24,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 103 (38.15%) Finance
2 51 (18.89%) Microsoft
3 50 (18.52%) SAP
4 49 (18.15%) SQL
5 47 (17.41%) Security Cleared
6 44 (16.30%) Oracle
7 43 (15.93%) SC Cleared
8 40 (14.81%) Business Development
9 31 (11.48%) Degree
10 30 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
10 30 (11.11%) CRM
11 29 (10.74%) Migration
12 28 (10.37%) Oracle Database
13 27 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
13 27 (10.00%) Windows
14 26 (9.63%) Retail
14 26 (9.63%) Oracle EBS R12
15 25 (9.26%) Cisco
16 23 (8.52%) Java
17 22 (8.15%) WebSphere
18 21 (7.78%) SAP Business One
18 21 (7.78%) HTML
18 21 (7.78%) SQL Server
18 21 (7.78%) J2EE
19 20 (7.41%) SharePoint
19 20 (7.41%) QA
20 19 (7.04%) Mentoring
21 18 (6.67%) Marketing
21 18 (6.67%) E-Commerce
21 18 (6.67%) Project Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 22 (8.15%) WebSphere
2 20 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.19%) MS Exchange
4 12 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.44%) JBoss
4 12 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.44%) Lync
5 11 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (3.70%) Apache
7 8 (2.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.85%) IIS
10 5 (1.85%) Content Management Server
11 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.74%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.74%) CMS
12 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.74%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.70%) MS Office
3 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (1.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 27 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (9.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (7.78%) SAP Business One
5 14 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (3.33%) SAP FI
6 9 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (3.33%) SAP CO
7 7 (2.59%) SAP CRM
8 5 (1.85%) Agresso
9 4 (1.48%) Sage 200
10 3 (1.11%) SAP BPC
10 3 (1.11%) SalesLogix
10 3 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 2 (0.74%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.74%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.74%) Sage CRM
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.56%) Office 365
2 7 (2.59%) SaaS
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.11%) Yammer
4 3 (1.11%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.30%) SAN
2 14 (5.19%) Internet
2 14 (5.19%) WAN
3 12 (4.44%) LAN
4 9 (3.33%) Network Security
5 8 (2.96%) Firewall
6 7 (2.59%) PBX
6 7 (2.59%) LDAP
7 6 (2.22%) SMTP
7 6 (2.22%) VPN
7 6 (2.22%) NAS
7 6 (2.22%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.85%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.48%) MPLS
10 3 (1.11%) OSPF
10 3 (1.11%) BGP
10 3 (1.11%) EIGRP
10 3 (1.11%) DNS
10 3 (1.11%) POP3
10 3 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.37%) Oracle Database
2 21 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.59%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.59%) MySQL
4 6 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.85%) Big Data
6 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.74%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.74%) Informix
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.74%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (2.59%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (0.37%) Xcode
2 1 (0.37%) LSMW
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
General
1 103 (38.15%) Finance
2 26 (9.63%) Retail
3 18 (6.67%) Marketing
4 16 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.96%) Billing
6 7 (2.59%) Banking
7 6 (2.22%) Back Office
8 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.48%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 2 (0.74%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.74%) Local Government
11 1 (0.37%) International Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.78%) HTML
1 21 (7.78%) J2EE
2 17 (6.30%) CSS
3 16 (5.93%) .NET
4 14 (5.19%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.44%) Middleware
5 12 (4.44%) Java EE
6 10 (3.70%) XML
7 8 (2.96%) XHTML
7 8 (2.96%) JSP
7 8 (2.96%) Servlets
7 8 (2.96%) EJB
8 7 (2.59%) Apache Camel
8 7 (2.59%) Drools
8 7 (2.59%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (2.59%) Spring
8 7 (2.59%) jBPM
8 7 (2.59%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.48%) HTML5
10 2 (0.74%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.70%) Social Media
2 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.59%) User Experience
3 7 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (1.48%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.11%) PKI
5 3 (1.11%) FMCG
5 3 (1.11%) Replication
5 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.74%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.74%) Tandem
6 2 (0.74%) AS400
6 2 (0.74%) EMV
6 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.74%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.74%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (2.59%) UNIX
2 7 (2.59%) Linux
3 6 (2.22%) Solaris
4 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.48%) AIX
6 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.81%) Business Development
2 30 (11.11%) CRM
3 29 (10.74%) Migration
4 19 (7.04%) Mentoring
5 18 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 18 (6.67%) Project Management
6 10 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (3.70%) MVC
7 9 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (3.33%) Time Management
7 9 (3.33%) Coaching
8 8 (2.96%) Project Planning
8 8 (2.96%) Business Transformation
8 8 (2.96%) Analytics
8 8 (2.96%) Workflow
9 7 (2.59%) Process Management
9 7 (2.59%) ERP
10 6 (2.22%) Data Migration
11 5 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 49 (18.15%) SQL
2 23 (8.52%) Java
3 16 (5.93%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.70%) C#
5 5 (1.85%) C
6 3 (1.11%) Perl
6 3 (1.11%) PHP
7 2 (0.74%) VBScript
7 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.37%) Python
8 1 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (17.41%) Security Cleared
2 43 (15.93%) SC Cleared
3 31 (11.48%) Degree
4 11 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.70%) CCNP
6 4 (1.48%) MCSE
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.48%) CCSE
7 3 (1.11%) MCITP
8 2 (0.74%) CISSP
9 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.37%) PMP
9 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.37%) ACCA
9 1 (0.37%) CIMA
9 1 (0.37%) CCIE
9 1 (0.37%) CCSP
9 1 (0.37%) CCDP
9 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.96%) Active Directory
1 8 (2.96%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.74%) RACF
4 2 (0.74%) Samba
4 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (0.74%) ACF2
4 2 (0.74%) HDFS
5 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.37%) vCloud
5 1 (0.37%) NFS
5 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.37%) XenApp
5 1 (0.37%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.37%) SRDF
5 1 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.19%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.11%) SCCM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.74%) Novell Identity Manager
4 1 (0.37%) Nessus
4 1 (0.37%) Nmap
4 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 51 (18.89%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.52%) SAP
3 44 (16.30%) Oracle
4 25 (9.26%) Cisco
5 17 (6.30%) VMware
6 14 (5.19%) Veeam
7 12 (4.44%) IBM
8 11 (4.07%) Sage
9 9 (3.33%) Citrix
9 9 (3.33%) Juniper
9 9 (3.33%) Brocade
10 8 (2.96%) EMC
10 8 (2.96%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.85%) Sun
12 4 (1.48%) HP
12 4 (1.48%) Hitachi
12 4 (1.48%) Sourcefire
12 4 (1.48%) LogRhythm
13 3 (1.11%) OpenText
14 2 (0.74%) JD Edwards
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Head Start Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Venturi
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + pension, holiday and commission
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 21 days ago