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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 46 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 127 164 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.27% 6.63% 5.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 6.91% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 82 133 80
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £75,000 £67,250
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
2297 2372 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 95.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1982 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -19 43 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -19 22 £48,750 -30.35% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 18 £47,500 -
Stevenage +6 8 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Borehamwood -15 6 - -
St Albans -19 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Letchworth +2 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Royston - 1 - - 1
Hertford - 1 £52,500 - 1
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (22.97%) Finance
2 62 (21.91%) Windows
3 57 (20.14%) Microsoft
4 53 (18.73%) SQL
5 48 (16.96%) Oracle
6 42 (14.84%) SAP
7 41 (14.49%) HTML
8 38 (13.43%) VMware
9 34 (12.01%) Security Cleared
10 33 (11.66%) Java
11 31 (10.95%) CSS
11 31 (10.95%) Cisco
11 31 (10.95%) Migration
12 30 (10.60%) Citrix
13 27 (9.54%) Project Management
13 27 (9.54%) WebSphere
14 26 (9.19%) Mentoring
14 26 (9.19%) Active Directory
15 25 (8.83%) Marketing
15 25 (8.83%) SC Cleared
16 24 (8.48%) JavaScript
17 23 (8.13%) MS Excel
18 22 (7.77%) IBM
18 22 (7.77%) SAN
18 22 (7.77%) MVC
18 22 (7.77%) Firewall
18 22 (7.77%) NetBackup
18 22 (7.77%) Business Development
18 22 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (7.77%) Veeam

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (9.54%) WebSphere
2 21 (7.42%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (7.42%) Lync
3 20 (7.07%) Apache
3 20 (7.07%) Tomcat
4 18 (6.36%) MS Exchange
5 17 (6.01%) IIS
6 13 (4.59%) IBM HTTP Server
6 13 (4.59%) Apache ServiceMix
7 12 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (3.89%) SharePoint
9 7 (2.47%) JBoss
9 7 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (2.12%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.77%) Content Management Server
12 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.35%) CMS
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 23 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.53%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.12%) MS Office
5 5 (1.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (6.01%) Oracle Financials
2 14 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (4.95%) SAP Business One
2 14 (4.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (3.89%) SAP SD
4 9 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.77%) Agresso
6 4 (1.41%) SAP FI
6 4 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (1.41%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.41%) SAP BPC
7 3 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (1.06%) SAP HCM
7 3 (1.06%) SAP FI-AP
7 3 (1.06%) SAP FI-AR
7 3 (1.06%) SAP PS
8 2 (0.71%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.65%) Office 365
2 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.12%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.41%) SaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Yammer
5 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.77%) SAN
1 22 (7.77%) Firewall
2 18 (6.36%) HTTP
3 12 (4.24%) WAN
3 12 (4.24%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.89%) LAN
5 10 (3.53%) NAS
6 9 (3.18%) Unified Communications
7 8 (2.83%) Skype
7 8 (2.83%) Wireless
7 8 (2.83%) Internet
8 7 (2.47%) Network Security
8 7 (2.47%) NetScaler
9 6 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (2.12%) DNS
9 6 (2.12%) PBX
9 6 (2.12%) DHCP
10 4 (1.41%) LDAP
10 4 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.06%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.30%) MySQL
2 15 (5.30%) Oracle Database
3 13 (4.59%) DB2
4 10 (3.53%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.18%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (3.18%) Big Data
6 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.35%) OLAP
9 1 (0.35%) Essbase
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (4.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (4.59%) Eclipse
1 13 (4.59%) JUnit
1 13 (4.59%) Subversion
1 13 (4.59%) Rational Application Developer
2 5 (1.77%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.77%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.35%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 65 (22.97%) Finance
2 25 (8.83%) Marketing
3 20 (7.07%) Retail
4 10 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.77%) Legal
7 4 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Local Government
8 2 (0.71%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.49%) HTML
2 31 (10.95%) CSS
3 21 (7.42%) JSP
3 21 (7.42%) XHTML
4 19 (6.71%) XML
5 18 (6.36%) Spring
6 13 (4.59%) JSTL
6 13 (4.59%) Spring MVC
6 13 (4.59%) REST
6 13 (4.59%) Struts
6 13 (4.59%) Web Services
6 13 (4.59%) JMS
6 13 (4.59%) JDBC
6 13 (4.59%) J2EE
7 12 (4.24%) Middleware
8 10 (3.53%) .NET
8 10 (3.53%) HTML5
9 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.83%) EJB
10 8 (2.83%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.53%) User Experience
2 10 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.83%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.12%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.12%) NHS
6 4 (1.41%) FMCG
6 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.41%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.06%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.06%) Statistics
7 3 (1.06%) Replication
7 3 (1.06%) Clustering
7 3 (1.06%) Social Media
7 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.71%) DTV
8 2 (0.71%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.91%) Windows
2 22 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (7.42%) Linux
4 15 (5.30%) UNIX
4 15 (5.30%) Solaris
5 14 (4.95%) AIX
5 14 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.95%) Migration
2 27 (9.54%) Project Management
3 26 (9.19%) Mentoring
4 22 (7.77%) MVC
4 22 (7.77%) Business Development
5 20 (7.07%) ITIL
6 19 (6.71%) CRM
7 18 (6.36%) E-Commerce
7 18 (6.36%) Content Management
8 14 (4.95%) Web Development
8 14 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (4.59%) RAD
10 12 (4.24%) Change Management
10 12 (4.24%) Risk Analysis
11 11 (3.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.53%) Time Management
12 10 (3.53%) Server Building
13 9 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (2.83%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.73%) SQL
2 33 (11.66%) Java
3 24 (8.48%) JavaScript
4 13 (4.59%) Perl
4 13 (4.59%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.41%) C#
6 2 (0.71%) PHP
6 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.71%) ABAP
7 1 (0.35%) VBA
7 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (12.01%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.83%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.07%) Degree
4 13 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.59%) Sun Certification
5 11 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.89%) CCNP
6 5 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.41%) CCSE
8 3 (1.06%) ACCA
8 3 (1.06%) CISA
8 3 (1.06%) CISM
8 3 (1.06%) MCSE
8 3 (1.06%) CCA
8 3 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.06%) CISSP
8 3 (1.06%) CRISC
9 2 (0.71%) JNCIA
9 2 (0.71%) JNCIP
9 2 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.47%) QA
2 6 (2.12%) SLA
3 3 (1.06%) COBIT
4 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (9.19%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.71%) Hyper-V
3 16 (5.65%) XenApp
4 13 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (3.18%) VMware ESX
5 9 (3.18%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.12%) XenServer
7 4 (1.41%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.06%) vSphere
9 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.71%) SRDF
9 2 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.71%) NFS
10 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.35%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.35%) HDFS
10 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (7.77%) NetBackup
2 8 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (2.83%) SCOM
3 7 (2.47%) SCCM
4 3 (1.06%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.71%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (0.71%) SnapMirror
5 2 (0.71%) SnapVault
5 2 (0.71%) Nmap
5 2 (0.71%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.35%) Legato
6 1 (0.35%) Nessus
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 57 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 48 (16.96%) Oracle
3 42 (14.84%) SAP
4 38 (13.43%) VMware
5 31 (10.95%) Cisco
6 30 (10.60%) Citrix
7 22 (7.77%) IBM
7 22 (7.77%) Veeam
8 18 (6.36%) HP
9 16 (5.65%) Brocade
10 14 (4.95%) Sun
11 13 (4.59%) Juniper
12 12 (4.24%) CheckPoint
13 10 (3.53%) EMC
14 9 (3.18%) Hitachi
14 9 (3.18%) Symantec
15 8 (2.83%) Trend Micro
16 7 (2.47%) IronPort
17 6 (2.12%) Dell
18 5 (1.77%) Siebel
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