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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 28 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 151 151 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.25% 7.89% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 8.18% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 128 115 73
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £70,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £53,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -
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
2291 1846 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.87% 96.45% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1470 2399
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -10 47 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Hemel Hempstead +1 28 £60,000 +11.11% 2
Stevenage -7 13 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Letchworth - 6 £43,250 -
Borehamwood -2 3 £17,500 -
St Albans -31 2 £55,000 +16.40% 1
Hertford -8 1 - -
Rickmansworth -11 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 94 (29.84%) Oracle
2 83 (26.35%) Security Cleared
3 82 (26.03%) Finance
4 81 (25.71%) SC Cleared
5 63 (20.00%) SQL
5 63 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 56 (17.78%) Project Management
7 54 (17.14%) ERP
8 53 (16.83%) Windows
9 52 (16.51%) SAP
10 49 (15.56%) Migration
11 46 (14.60%) Mentoring
12 45 (14.29%) Java
13 43 (13.65%) IBM
14 42 (13.33%) CRM
15 40 (12.70%) Retail
15 40 (12.70%) WebSphere
16 39 (12.38%) Oracle EBS
17 35 (11.11%) VMware
18 34 (10.79%) MS Excel
18 34 (10.79%) Degree
19 32 (10.16%) Oracle EBS R12
19 32 (10.16%) Cisco
20 30 (9.52%) Citrix
20 30 (9.52%) HP
21 29 (9.21%) Oracle ERP
21 29 (9.21%) Middleware
21 29 (9.21%) SAN
21 29 (9.21%) J2EE
22 28 (8.89%) Telecoms

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 40 (12.70%) WebSphere
2 18 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 17 (5.40%) Tomcat
4 16 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 13 (4.13%) JBoss
6 12 (3.81%) Lync
7 11 (3.49%) IIS
8 9 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (2.54%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.54%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.22%) Apache Pig
10 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.90%) Apache
11 6 (1.90%) Tuxedo
12 5 (1.59%) SAS
13 3 (0.95%) iPlanet
Applications
1 34 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) MS Office
2 3 (0.95%) SPSS
3 1 (0.32%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (12.38%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (10.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (9.21%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (6.98%) SAP FI
4 22 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 22 (6.98%) SAP CO
5 17 (5.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 10 (3.17%) SAP MM
6 10 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (2.22%) SAP CRM
8 7 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (1.27%) Sage 200
9 4 (1.27%) SalesLogix
9 4 (1.27%) SAP Business One
10 3 (0.95%) SAP SRM
11 2 (0.63%) SAP Retail
11 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
12 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.08%) Taleo
2 10 (3.17%) Office 365
3 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.59%) SaaS
5 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.95%) IaaS
7 1 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.32%) GitHub
7 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.21%) SAN
2 17 (5.40%) Internet
3 15 (4.76%) LAN
3 15 (4.76%) WAN
4 11 (3.49%) Firewall
5 10 (3.17%) Wireless
6 9 (2.86%) LDAP
7 8 (2.54%) HTTP
7 8 (2.54%) Network Security
8 7 (2.22%) DNS
8 7 (2.22%) PBX
9 6 (1.90%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.59%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.27%) VPN
11 4 (1.27%) MPLS
11 4 (1.27%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.95%) NAS
12 3 (0.95%) VLAN
12 3 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.08%) Oracle Discoverer
2 15 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.22%) Apache Hive
6 7 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.22%) Big Data
6 7 (2.22%) MarkLogic
7 5 (1.59%) DB2
7 5 (1.59%) NonStop SQL
8 3 (0.95%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.63%) MySQL
9 2 (0.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.90%) LSMW
3 5 (1.59%) Subversion
3 5 (1.59%) JUnit
3 5 (1.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 5 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.59%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.63%) Hudson
4 2 (0.63%) Maven
5 1 (0.32%) JIRA
5 1 (0.32%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 82 (26.03%) Finance
2 40 (12.70%) Retail
3 28 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.71%) Banking
4 18 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.49%) Marketing
6 7 (2.22%) Billing
6 7 (2.22%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.21%) J2EE
1 29 (9.21%) Middleware
2 21 (6.67%) .NET
3 20 (6.35%) XML
4 19 (6.03%) HTML
4 19 (6.03%) Java EE
5 17 (5.40%) CSS
6 13 (4.13%) XHTML
6 13 (4.13%) JSP
7 10 (3.17%) JDBC
8 8 (2.54%) Servlets
8 8 (2.54%) EJB
9 7 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (2.22%) EDI
10 5 (1.59%) JMS
10 5 (1.59%) Struts
10 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.59%) SailPoint
10 5 (1.59%) JSTL
11 4 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.44%) Data Integration
3 8 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.59%) AS400
4 5 (1.59%) Tandem
4 5 (1.59%) PKI
4 5 (1.59%) Statistics
4 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.27%) EqualLogic
5 4 (1.27%) Economics
5 4 (1.27%) Replication
6 3 (0.95%) CMDB
7 2 (0.63%) Open Source
7 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.63%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.32%) DTV
8 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.32%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.83%) Windows
2 22 (6.98%) UNIX
3 14 (4.44%) Solaris
3 14 (4.44%) Linux
4 11 (3.49%) AIX
4 11 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.90%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.32%) zOS
9 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (17.78%) Project Management
2 54 (17.14%) ERP
3 49 (15.56%) Migration
4 46 (14.60%) Mentoring
5 42 (13.33%) CRM
6 28 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 27 (8.57%) Workflow
8 26 (8.25%) Data Migration
9 23 (7.30%) Logistics
10 22 (6.98%) ETL
11 20 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.35%) Business Development
12 17 (5.40%) Data Management
13 16 (5.08%) Use Case
14 14 (4.44%) Data Architecture
14 14 (4.44%) Data Governance
15 13 (4.13%) E-Commerce
15 13 (4.13%) MVC
15 13 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (3.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (20.00%) SQL
2 45 (14.29%) Java
3 21 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.08%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.49%) C#
6 7 (2.22%) C
7 6 (1.90%) Perl
7 6 (1.90%) VB
7 6 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.90%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.59%) VBScript
9 3 (0.95%) R
9 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.63%) Jython
10 2 (0.63%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) Ruby
11 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) VBA
11 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 83 (26.35%) Security Cleared
2 81 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.79%) Degree
4 21 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (5.40%) MCITP
7 14 (4.44%) MCSE
8 11 (3.49%) CCNP
8 11 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.54%) CCA
10 7 (2.22%) CCNA
10 7 (2.22%) ACCA
10 7 (2.22%) CIMA
11 6 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.90%) NCDA
11 6 (1.90%) NCIE
11 6 (1.90%) VCAP
12 5 (1.59%) CISSP
12 5 (1.59%) Sun Certification
13 4 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.76%) QA
3 5 (1.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 14 (4.44%) vSphere
4 13 (4.13%) XenDesktop
4 13 (4.13%) Active Directory
5 12 (3.81%) XenApp
6 7 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.22%) HDFS
7 6 (1.90%) vCloud
7 6 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.90%) XenServer
8 5 (1.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 5 (1.59%) RACF
8 5 (1.59%) ACF2
9 4 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.32%) Samba
11 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.32%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (4.44%) SCCM
2 8 (2.54%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (1.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (1.59%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.27%) EdgeSight
6 4 (1.27%) Novell Identity Manager
6 4 (1.27%) SCOM
7 2 (0.63%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.63%) Legato
7 2 (0.63%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.63%) SCSM
7 2 (0.63%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 94 (29.84%) Oracle
2 63 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 52 (16.51%) SAP
4 43 (13.65%) IBM
5 35 (11.11%) VMware
6 32 (10.16%) Cisco
7 30 (9.52%) HP
7 30 (9.52%) Citrix
8 14 (4.44%) Informatica
8 14 (4.44%) Talend
9 13 (4.13%) EMC
10 10 (3.17%) Sun
11 9 (2.86%) NetApp
12 8 (2.54%) Dell
13 7 (2.22%) Juniper
13 7 (2.22%) Hyperion
13 7 (2.22%) TIBCO
13 7 (2.22%) Sage
13 7 (2.22%) Cloudera
14 6 (1.90%) Fujitsu
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + be - bonus, trips, pens +
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Project Related Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Salary: Highly Competitive including Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus uncapped commission
Posted: 19 days ago