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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 35 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 155 108 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.16% 4.86% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.46% 5.16% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 122 65 99
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
2400 2094 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 94.15% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1984 1653 1960
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 £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 11 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 +20 73 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Hemel Hempstead +18 26 £70,000 +122.22%
Stevenage -13 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Letchworth - 6 £47,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £26,000 - 1
St Albans 0 2 £40,000 -5.32%
Borehamwood -4 1 £47,500 +108.79%
Broxbourne - 1 £47,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £45,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 95 (31.05%) SQL
2 83 (27.12%) Microsoft
3 82 (26.80%) Finance
4 80 (26.14%) Oracle
5 56 (18.30%) VMware
6 55 (17.97%) MS Excel
7 53 (17.32%) Cisco
8 52 (16.99%) Windows
9 51 (16.67%) Retail
10 50 (16.34%) Security Cleared
11 47 (15.36%) Java
12 44 (14.38%) IBM
13 41 (13.40%) Hyper-V
14 40 (13.07%) SAP
15 39 (12.75%) SAN
16 37 (12.09%) HP
16 37 (12.09%) Oracle EBS R12
17 35 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
17 35 (11.44%) Citrix
18 34 (11.11%) MS Exchange
18 34 (11.11%) Degree
19 33 (10.78%) Migration
19 33 (10.78%) Oracle EBS
20 32 (10.46%) Project Management
20 32 (10.46%) Lync
21 31 (10.13%) Firewall
21 31 (10.13%) ERP
21 31 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
21 31 (10.13%) PL/SQL
22 30 (9.80%) vSphere

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.46%) Lync
3 27 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 20 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (6.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 19 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (3.27%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.27%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.27%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.94%) SAS
9 7 (2.29%) IIS
10 4 (1.31%) Apache
11 3 (0.98%) Tuxedo
11 3 (0.98%) iPlanet
11 3 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.98%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 55 (17.97%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 37 (12.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 33 (10.78%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (4.58%) Oracle ERP
4 12 (3.92%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 11 (3.59%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (2.61%) SAP FI
6 8 (2.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (2.61%) SAP CO
7 7 (2.29%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (1.96%) SAP PM
8 6 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (1.63%) Oracle iProcurement
9 5 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (1.31%) HFM
10 4 (1.31%) SAP WM
10 4 (1.31%) Agresso
10 4 (1.31%) SAP SD
10 4 (1.31%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.65%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.19%) Office 365
2 10 (3.27%) Taleo
3 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.75%) SAN
2 31 (10.13%) Firewall
3 19 (6.21%) WAN
4 17 (5.56%) LAN
5 16 (5.23%) iSCSI
6 13 (4.25%) VPN
6 13 (4.25%) DNS
7 12 (3.92%) Wireless
7 12 (3.92%) Internet
7 12 (3.92%) NAS
8 10 (3.27%) Unified Communications
9 8 (2.61%) NetScaler
9 8 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (2.29%) VLAN
10 7 (2.29%) PBX
11 5 (1.63%) OSPF
11 5 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.31%) BGP
12 4 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (4.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (4.58%) MySQL
6 10 (3.27%) Oracle Discoverer
6 10 (3.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 8 (2.61%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (2.61%) Essbase
8 7 (2.29%) Data Mining
9 6 (1.96%) DB2
10 5 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (1.63%) SQLPlus
10 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.31%) QlikView
12 2 (0.65%) Informix
13 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.33%) DataStage
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (1.63%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 5 (1.63%) Eclipse
1 5 (1.63%) JUnit
1 5 (1.63%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (1.31%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (0.65%) Maven
3 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.65%) Hudson
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 82 (26.80%) Finance
2 51 (16.67%) Retail
3 28 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.96%) Marketing
6 5 (1.63%) Advertising
7 4 (1.31%) Legal
8 3 (0.98%) Banking
8 3 (0.98%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.15%) HTML
2 25 (8.17%) XML
3 23 (7.52%) CSS
4 21 (6.86%) .NET
5 20 (6.54%) J2EE
6 15 (4.90%) JSP
6 15 (4.90%) XHTML
7 13 (4.25%) Middleware
8 10 (3.27%) EJB
8 10 (3.27%) Servlets
9 6 (1.96%) EDI
9 6 (1.96%) HTML5
9 6 (1.96%) Web Dynpro
9 6 (1.96%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (1.63%) Java EE
10 5 (1.63%) JSTL
10 5 (1.63%) JDBC
10 5 (1.63%) Struts
11 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.29%) Data Conversion
2 6 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 6 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.63%) Open Source
3 5 (1.63%) FlexPod
4 4 (1.31%) RMADS
4 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.98%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.98%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.98%) EqualLogic
5 3 (0.98%) Social Media
6 2 (0.65%) iPhone
6 2 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.65%) EMV
6 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.65%) Physics
6 2 (0.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.33%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.33%) Clustering
7 1 (0.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.99%) Windows
2 29 (9.48%) UNIX
3 14 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.29%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.63%) Linux
8 4 (1.31%) Solaris
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.33%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) zOS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.33%) Android
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (10.78%) Migration
2 32 (10.46%) Project Management
3 31 (10.13%) ERP
4 29 (9.48%) Time Management
5 27 (8.82%) Workflow
6 20 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (4.90%) E-Commerce
7 15 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (4.90%) MVC
7 15 (4.90%) Market Research
7 15 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (4.25%) ETL
8 13 (4.25%) CRM
9 12 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (3.92%) Data Migration
9 12 (3.92%) Project Planning
9 12 (3.92%) Business Transformation
10 11 (3.59%) Software Deployment
10 11 (3.59%) Logistics
11 10 (3.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 95 (31.05%) SQL
2 47 (15.36%) Java
3 31 (10.13%) PL/SQL
4 26 (8.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.88%) C#
6 14 (4.58%) VB
7 13 (4.25%) C
8 12 (3.92%) Perl
9 9 (2.94%) ABAP
10 7 (2.29%) VBA
10 7 (2.29%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.29%) VBScript
11 6 (1.96%) SAPscript
12 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.63%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.98%) Jython
14 2 (0.65%) X++
14 2 (0.65%) C++
15 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (16.34%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.11%) Degree
3 31 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (8.50%) MCITP
6 25 (8.17%) SC Cleared
7 24 (7.84%) CCNP
8 19 (6.21%) MCSE
9 18 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (5.56%) NCDA
11 16 (5.23%) NCIE
12 13 (4.25%) VCAP
13 11 (3.59%) CCNA
14 6 (1.96%) CCIE
14 6 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (1.63%) Sun Certification
16 3 (0.98%) MCTS
17 2 (0.65%) VTSP
17 2 (0.65%) VCDX
17 2 (0.65%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.65%) SLA
1 2 (0.65%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (13.40%) Hyper-V
2 35 (11.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (9.80%) vSphere
4 23 (7.52%) XenDesktop
5 22 (7.19%) XenApp
6 15 (4.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (4.25%) Active Directory
8 11 (3.59%) XenServer
9 10 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.31%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.65%) NFS
12 2 (0.65%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.65%) vCloud
12 2 (0.65%) SRDF
12 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.33%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 26 (8.50%) SCCM
2 14 (4.58%) SCOM
3 5 (1.63%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.98%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.98%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.65%) BMC Performance Manager
5 2 (0.65%) Legato
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.33%) Plesk
6 1 (0.33%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 83 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 80 (26.14%) Oracle
3 56 (18.30%) VMware
4 53 (17.32%) Cisco
5 44 (14.38%) IBM
6 40 (13.07%) SAP
7 37 (12.09%) HP
8 35 (11.44%) Citrix
9 27 (8.82%) Fujitsu
10 25 (8.17%) NetApp
11 22 (7.19%) EMC
12 19 (6.21%) Juniper
13 18 (5.88%) Dell
14 14 (4.58%) WatchGuard
15 11 (3.59%) Hyperion
16 10 (3.27%) JBoss
17 8 (2.61%) Sybase
17 8 (2.61%) Apple
18 7 (2.29%) Symantec
19 6 (1.96%) Adobe
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum To £50k + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum To £50k + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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