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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 29 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 11 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.18% 1.72% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 1.83% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 11
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,500 £60,000
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
257 218 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 97.72% 93.97% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 229 177 194
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £24,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 26 February 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) MCP
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) CCSE
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
4 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) DHCP
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) 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
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) OSPF
5 1 (5.88%) BGP
5 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) VPLS
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
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 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
1 2 (11.76%) ERP
1 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
1 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.88%) Logistics
2 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Test Management
2 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Network Management
2 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCP
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) CCSE
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) VCP4
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Sourcefire
2 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky