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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 30 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 151 153 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.68% 6.67% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.00% 6.91% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 122 122 104
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £64,000
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
2157 2213 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.51% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1804 1981
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +17 49 £48,750 -17.02% 4
Hemel Hempstead -9 12 £50,000 - 5
Stevenage +8 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Borehamwood - 7 £35,000 -
Letchworth -4 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertford -3 5 £45,000 - 2
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 129 (44.18%) SAP
2 75 (25.68%) Finance
3 66 (22.60%) Analytical Skills
4 63 (21.58%) Project Management
5 53 (18.15%) Risk Analysis
6 50 (17.12%) SAP MM
7 45 (15.41%) SAP FI
7 45 (15.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 45 (15.41%) SAP CO
8 39 (13.36%) Windows
9 38 (13.01%) Retail
9 38 (13.01%) Unit Testing
9 38 (13.01%) Presales
10 37 (12.67%) Logistics
11 36 (12.33%) Java
11 36 (12.33%) Microsoft
12 34 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (11.30%) Manufacturing
13 33 (11.30%) SAP PP
14 30 (10.27%) SAP WM
15 29 (9.93%) SAP SD
15 29 (9.93%) VMware
16 28 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (9.25%) Windows Server
18 26 (8.90%) HTML
19 25 (8.56%) SQL Server
19 25 (8.56%) Cisco
20 24 (8.22%) Oracle
20 24 (8.22%) SQL
20 24 (8.22%) Mentoring

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 21 (7.19%) WebSphere
2 16 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (4.11%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.74%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.05%) Apache
6 6 (2.05%) JBoss
6 6 (2.05%) NetWeaver
6 6 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.03%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.34%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.03%) MS Office
2 3 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 50 (17.12%) SAP MM
2 45 (15.41%) SAP CO
2 45 (15.41%) SAP FI
2 45 (15.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 33 (11.30%) SAP PP
4 30 (10.27%) SAP WM
5 29 (9.93%) SAP SD
6 24 (8.22%) SAP SCM
7 21 (7.19%) SAP LE
7 21 (7.19%) SAP PS
8 11 (3.77%) SAP APO
8 11 (3.77%) SAP QM
9 10 (3.42%) SAP BPC
10 8 (2.74%) SAP FI-AP
10 8 (2.74%) SAP FI-AR
11 4 (1.37%) Sage 300 ERP
12 3 (1.03%) SAP HCM
13 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
13 2 (0.68%) Sage 200
13 2 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.74%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.48%) SAN
2 13 (4.45%) Internet
3 8 (2.74%) Skype
4 6 (2.05%) Firewall
4 6 (2.05%) PBX
5 5 (1.71%) HTTP
5 5 (1.71%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.71%) VoIP
6 4 (1.37%) PSTN
6 4 (1.37%) Wireless
7 3 (1.03%) 3G
7 3 (1.03%) GPRS
7 3 (1.03%) GSM
7 3 (1.03%) Network Security
7 3 (1.03%) WAN
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.68%) LAN
8 2 (0.68%) MPLS
8 2 (0.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.40%) MySQL
3 7 (2.40%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.40%) SAP HANA
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.05%) SAP BI
5 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.37%) MS Access
6 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.34%) Informix
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) QlikView
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.42%) HP UFT
1 10 (3.42%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.03%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.34%) Rational Rose
General
1 75 (25.68%) Finance
2 38 (13.01%) Retail
3 33 (11.30%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.42%) Banking
5 7 (2.40%) Marketing
6 6 (2.05%) German Language
7 5 (1.71%) Advertising
8 4 (1.37%) Military
8 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.90%) HTML
2 15 (5.14%) J2EE
3 13 (4.45%) CSS
3 13 (4.45%) EJB
3 13 (4.45%) JSP
3 13 (4.45%) Servlets
3 13 (4.45%) XHTML
4 12 (4.11%) Web Services
5 10 (3.42%) .NET
6 7 (2.40%) SAP Fiori
6 7 (2.40%) SAPUI5
7 6 (2.05%) Java EE
7 6 (2.05%) jQuery
7 6 (2.05%) Middleware
8 4 (1.37%) Classic ASP
8 4 (1.37%) JFC
9 3 (1.03%) MEAP
10 2 (0.68%) XML
11 1 (0.34%) JMS
11 1 (0.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.60%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.14%) NHS
3 9 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.08%) Driving Licence
4 8 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.71%) Handset
6 3 (1.03%) Clustering
6 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.03%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.03%) Data Extraction
6 3 (1.03%) User Experience
7 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.68%) iPad
7 2 (0.68%) Life Science
7 2 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.36%) Windows
2 27 (9.25%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.79%) Linux
4 11 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.40%) Unix
7 5 (1.71%) Solaris
8 4 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.03%) Android
9 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.58%) Project Management
2 53 (18.15%) Risk Analysis
3 38 (13.01%) Presales
3 38 (13.01%) Unit Testing
4 37 (12.67%) Logistics
5 34 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (8.22%) Mentoring
8 23 (7.88%) E-Commerce
9 14 (4.79%) Software Testing
10 13 (4.45%) Business Analysis
10 13 (4.45%) MVC
11 12 (4.11%) Time Management
12 11 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (3.77%) Project Planning
12 11 (3.77%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (3.42%) Business Transformation
13 10 (3.42%) Server Building
13 10 (3.42%) Server Virtualisation
13 10 (3.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (12.33%) Java
2 24 (8.22%) SQL
3 19 (6.51%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.42%) C
5 8 (2.74%) VB
6 7 (2.40%) VBA
7 6 (2.05%) ABAP
7 6 (2.05%) C#
7 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.71%) ANSI C
8 5 (1.71%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.03%) C++
9 3 (1.03%) VBScript
10 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.34%) Perl
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (5.14%) Degree
2 14 (4.79%) ACCA
3 11 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.42%) MCSE
5 9 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.40%) ISEB
7 6 (2.05%) MCITP
8 5 (1.71%) CCNA
8 5 (1.71%) HP ASE
9 3 (1.03%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.68%) CCA
10 2 (0.68%) CCEA
10 2 (0.68%) CCIE
10 2 (0.68%) CCNP
10 2 (0.68%) CISM
10 2 (0.68%) CISSP
10 2 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.11%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) COBIT
3 1 (0.34%) HL7
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) RMADS
3 1 (0.34%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 21 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.11%) XenApp
4 11 (3.77%) vSphere
5 9 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.37%) XenServer
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.68%) Xen
7 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.71%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (0.68%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 129 (44.18%) SAP
2 36 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.93%) VMware
4 25 (8.56%) Cisco
5 24 (8.22%) Oracle
6 22 (7.53%) Citrix
7 20 (6.85%) IBM
8 18 (6.16%) HP
9 8 (2.74%) Sage
10 5 (1.71%) Sonus
11 4 (1.37%) NetApp
12 3 (1.03%) Informatica
12 3 (1.03%) Sybase
12 3 (1.03%) Syclo
13 2 (0.68%) AppSense
13 2 (0.68%) Aruba
13 2 (0.68%) Juniper
13 2 (0.68%) Mitel
13 2 (0.68%) Veeam
14 1 (0.34%) Sourcefire
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Depending on experience plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + £15k benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: 10% Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 23 days ago
Hertfordshire
StarBase
Posted: 26 days ago