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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 45 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 123 132 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.94% 6.31% 8.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.23% 6.59% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 110 70 129
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £35,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £67,000
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
1974 2004 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 95.84% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1544 2122
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 £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 29 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead -6 28 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Stevenage +1 8 £45,000 -25.00%
Rickmansworth -9 2 £33,000 +3.12%
Hertford - 2 £45,000 - 1
Hitchin - 2 £45,000 -
Letchworth +9 1 £52,500 +34.61%
St Albans -18 1 £55,000 +92.98% 4
Ware - 1 - - 1
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 95 (34.80%) Finance
2 56 (20.51%) SAP
3 50 (18.32%) Security Cleared
4 49 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 49 (17.95%) Oracle
5 46 (16.85%) Microsoft
6 41 (15.02%) SQL
7 37 (13.55%) Business Development
8 36 (13.19%) Migration
9 35 (12.82%) Java
10 34 (12.45%) Degree
11 33 (12.09%) WebSphere
12 32 (11.72%) Project Management
13 30 (10.99%) CRM
14 28 (10.26%) Retail
15 27 (9.89%) Cisco
15 27 (9.89%) Oracle Database
16 26 (9.52%) J2EE
17 25 (9.16%) Middleware
17 25 (9.16%) Windows
18 24 (8.79%) IBM
19 22 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
20 21 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
20 21 (7.69%) Java EE
20 21 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
21 20 (7.33%) QA
21 20 (7.33%) SAN
21 20 (7.33%) Telecoms
22 19 (6.96%) SharePoint
22 19 (6.96%) WebLogic

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (12.09%) WebSphere
2 19 (6.96%) WebLogic
2 19 (6.96%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.23%) JBoss
3 17 (6.23%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 11 (4.03%) Apache
6 10 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (2.20%) Lync
9 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.20%) IIS
10 5 (1.83%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.47%) Content Management Server
12 3 (1.10%) SAS
12 3 (1.10%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) SPSS
4 1 (0.37%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (8.06%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 21 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (6.23%) SAP FI
3 17 (6.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 17 (6.23%) SAP CO
3 17 (6.23%) SAP Business One
4 12 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (3.30%) SAP CRM
6 8 (2.93%) SAP MM
7 4 (1.47%) Sage 200
7 4 (1.47%) SalesLogix
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.73%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.73%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.73%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.73%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.56%) Office 365
2 4 (1.47%) SaaS
3 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.10%) IaaS
3 3 (1.10%) Yammer
4 1 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.33%) SAN
2 16 (5.86%) Internet
3 13 (4.76%) WAN
4 11 (4.03%) LAN
5 10 (3.66%) Network Security
6 7 (2.56%) Firewall
6 7 (2.56%) LDAP
7 5 (1.83%) VPN
7 5 (1.83%) NAS
8 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.47%) DNS
8 4 (1.47%) SMTP
9 3 (1.10%) POP3
9 3 (1.10%) PBX
9 3 (1.10%) MPLS
9 3 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.73%) Multicast
10 2 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.89%) Oracle Database
2 16 (5.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.20%) Big Data
4 6 (2.20%) MySQL
5 5 (1.83%) MarkLogic
5 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.83%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.83%) Apache Hive
5 5 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.10%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.73%) Informix
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.37%) OLAP
9 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (2.56%) WebLogic Workshop
2 6 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.83%) LSMW
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 95 (34.80%) Finance
2 28 (10.26%) Retail
3 20 (7.33%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.76%) Marketing
5 12 (4.40%) Banking
6 10 (3.66%) Billing
7 6 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.20%) Back Office
8 4 (1.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.52%) J2EE
2 25 (9.16%) Middleware
3 21 (7.69%) Java EE
4 17 (6.23%) .NET
5 16 (5.86%) HTML
6 13 (4.76%) CSS
7 12 (4.40%) XML
8 11 (4.03%) ASP.NET
9 8 (2.93%) JSP
9 8 (2.93%) Servlets
9 8 (2.93%) XHTML
9 8 (2.93%) EJB
10 7 (2.56%) Apache Camel
10 7 (2.56%) jBPM
10 7 (2.56%) Drools
10 7 (2.56%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (2.56%) Spring
11 5 (1.83%) Ajax
11 5 (1.83%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.30%) Social Media
3 8 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.20%) Replication
6 4 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.10%) CMDB
7 3 (1.10%) Tandem
7 3 (1.10%) AS400
7 3 (1.10%) PKI
7 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.10%) User Experience
8 2 (0.73%) Statistics
8 2 (0.73%) EMV
8 2 (0.73%) Economics
8 2 (0.73%) FMCG
8 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.37%) Open Source
9 1 (0.37%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.16%) Windows
2 13 (4.76%) UNIX
3 8 (2.93%) Solaris
4 6 (2.20%) Linux
5 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.83%) AIX
5 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.37%) zOS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.55%) Business Development
2 36 (13.19%) Migration
3 32 (11.72%) Project Management
4 30 (10.99%) CRM
5 19 (6.96%) Mentoring
6 14 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (4.76%) ERP
8 12 (4.40%) Analytics
9 11 (4.03%) E-Commerce
9 11 (4.03%) ETL
9 11 (4.03%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (4.03%) Data Migration
10 10 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (3.30%) SOA
11 9 (3.30%) Workflow
11 9 (3.30%) MVC
11 9 (3.30%) Use Case
11 9 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (3.30%) Data Architecture
11 9 (3.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.02%) SQL
2 35 (12.82%) Java
3 16 (5.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.30%) C#
5 6 (2.20%) C
6 4 (1.47%) PHP
7 3 (1.10%) Perl
8 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.73%) R
8 2 (0.73%) VBScript
8 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.37%) Python
9 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.37%) Jython
9 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 49 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 34 (12.45%) Degree
4 11 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.66%) CCNP
6 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.83%) MCSE
8 4 (1.47%) CISSP
9 3 (1.10%) CCA
9 3 (1.10%) CCSE
10 2 (0.73%) MCITP
10 2 (0.73%) ACCA
10 2 (0.73%) CIMA
10 2 (0.73%) VCP4
11 1 (0.37%) CCVP
11 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.37%) PMP
11 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.37%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.33%) QA
2 9 (3.30%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.83%) HDFS
5 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 3 (1.10%) vSphere
6 3 (1.10%) RACF
6 3 (1.10%) ACF2
7 2 (0.73%) Samba
7 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.73%) XenApp
7 2 (0.73%) vCloud
7 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.37%) SRDF
8 1 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.37%) NFS
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
8 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.83%) NetBackup
1 5 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (1.47%) Novell Identity Manager
2 4 (1.47%) SCCM
2 4 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.10%) SCOM
4 2 (0.73%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.73%) Windows Intune
4 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.73%) SCSM
5 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.37%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 56 (20.51%) SAP
2 49 (17.95%) Oracle
3 46 (16.85%) Microsoft
4 27 (9.89%) Cisco
5 24 (8.79%) IBM
6 14 (5.13%) VMware
7 13 (4.76%) EMC
8 10 (3.66%) Citrix
8 10 (3.66%) HP
8 10 (3.66%) Brocade
9 7 (2.56%) Sun
9 7 (2.56%) Juniper
9 7 (2.56%) Informatica
9 7 (2.56%) Sage
10 6 (2.20%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.20%) Talend
11 5 (1.83%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.83%) Open Text
12 4 (1.47%) Hyperion
12 4 (1.47%) Veeam
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on application
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-50k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50 - 60k plus 10% bonus, pension, health care and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Collingwood Associates
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire (AL1)
Guru Careers
Salary: £50 - 60k (DOE)
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35500 - £55500 per annum + Car, Holiday, Pension & Training
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Technical Prospects
Salary: Potential £60,000+ OTE (Self Employed)
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedford, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year plus Share Scheme + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago