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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 40 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.76% 6.45% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 6.57% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 17
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £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
322 213 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.77% 98.16% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 283 192 268
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (28.89%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) MCITP
4 11 (24.44%) MCSE
4 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
4 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
5 10 (22.22%) Office 365
5 10 (22.22%) Oracle
6 8 (17.78%) HP
7 7 (15.56%) Dell
7 7 (15.56%) Citrix
7 7 (15.56%) SAN
7 7 (15.56%) NetApp
7 7 (15.56%) Symantec
7 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
7 7 (15.56%) VMware
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (15.56%) PlateSpin
7 7 (15.56%) XenApp
7 7 (15.56%) XenDesktop
7 7 (15.56%) Veeam
7 7 (15.56%) EqualLogic
7 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (13.33%) vSphere
8 6 (13.33%) XenServer
8 6 (13.33%) Lync
8 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
8 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 6 (13.33%) Lync
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (11.11%) SAP CO
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.22%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 4 (8.89%) PBX
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
4 2 (4.44%) Wireless
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
5 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) OLTP
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) General Ledger
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
1 4 (8.89%) EDI
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Economics
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (11.11%) SOA
2 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
4 2 (4.44%) OO
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.44%) Test Planning
4 2 (4.44%) ERP
4 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Line Management
5 1 (2.22%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Network Management
5 1 (2.22%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Test Management
5 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (28.89%) MCITP
2 11 (24.44%) MCSE
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.89%) MCTS
4 4 (8.89%) NCDA
4 4 (8.89%) NCIE
4 4 (8.89%) VCAP
5 2 (4.44%) CCNP
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) VCP4
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
2 7 (15.56%) XenApp
2 7 (15.56%) XenDesktop
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 6 (13.33%) vSphere
3 6 (13.33%) XenServer
4 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle
3 8 (17.78%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) Dell
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) NetApp
4 7 (15.56%) Symantec
4 7 (15.56%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) PlateSpin
4 7 (15.56%) Veeam
5 6 (13.33%) EMC
6 5 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco
7 2 (4.44%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.44%) Meraki
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) F5
8 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.22%) McAfee
8 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint