The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 31 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 8 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.93% 5.43% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 5.81% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 10
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Consultant
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
269 241 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.53% 93.41% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 243 186 213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Consultant
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the High Wycombe region.

Consultant Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Consultant
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 6 (35.29%) Firewall
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) MCP
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (5.88%) Economics

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP R/3
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.88%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.88%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) VPLS
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Economics
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ERP
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Management
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCP
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee