The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 34 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 70 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.39% 5.17% 7.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.34% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 69
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,600 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £63,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1201 1198 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.46% 96.85% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1050 839
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Consultant
Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 29 (26.61%) SAP
1 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.18%) VMware
2 22 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
4 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (17.43%) Windows
5 17 (15.60%) Hyper-V
6 16 (14.68%) Data Modelling
7 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
7 15 (13.76%) Project Management
7 15 (13.76%) CTC Cleared
8 14 (12.84%) MCITP
8 14 (12.84%) SAP BW
8 14 (12.84%) SAP BI
8 14 (12.84%) SharePoint
9 13 (11.93%) ITIL
9 13 (11.93%) Citrix
10 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
10 12 (11.01%) SQL
10 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
10 12 (11.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (10.09%) Web Services
11 11 (10.09%) XenApp
11 11 (10.09%) XenDesktop
11 11 (10.09%) vSphere
12 10 (9.17%) Cisco
12 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
12 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (12.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.34%) Lync
2 8 (7.34%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.42%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.83%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP SRM
1 5 (4.59%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.59%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (4.59%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.67%) TeleForm
3 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.83%) SAP MM
4 2 (1.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.92%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.92%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.92%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
2 4 (3.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.34%) Unified Communications
2 8 (7.34%) SAN
3 6 (5.50%) Broadband
4 5 (4.59%) VPLS
4 5 (4.59%) ISDN
4 5 (4.59%) FTP
4 5 (4.59%) HTTP
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
4 5 (4.59%) SMTP
4 5 (4.59%) MPLS
4 5 (4.59%) Wireless
4 5 (4.59%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.67%) Network Security
6 3 (2.75%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.75%) SNMP
6 3 (2.75%) DNS
6 3 (2.75%) Firewall
6 3 (2.75%) NAS
7 2 (1.83%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.84%) SAP BW
1 14 (12.84%) SAP BI
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.59%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.67%) SAP HANA
4 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (9.17%) Marketing
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
3 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) Web Services
2 6 (5.50%) .NET
3 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.67%) SAP PI
4 4 (3.67%) XML
4 4 (3.67%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.92%) Dojo
5 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.92%) Ajax
5 1 (0.92%) XMPP
5 1 (0.92%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.92%) HTML
5 1 (0.92%) DOM
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) Middleware
5 1 (0.92%) Ember.js
5 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (3.67%) Clustering
2 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.83%) EqualLogic
2 2 (1.83%) CLARiiON
2 2 (1.83%) Blog
2 2 (1.83%) Celerra
3 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.92%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.43%) Windows
2 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.34%) Linux
4 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.59%) UNIX
6 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.75%) SUSE
6 3 (2.75%) Debian
6 3 (2.75%) FreeBSD
6 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (14.68%) Data Modelling
3 15 (13.76%) Project Management
4 13 (11.93%) ITIL
5 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
6 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.50%) Time Management
8 5 (4.59%) Product Marketing
8 5 (4.59%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.59%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.59%) Content Management
8 5 (4.59%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (4.59%) OO
8 5 (4.59%) Migration
8 5 (4.59%) MVC
8 5 (4.59%) Product Management
9 4 (3.67%) Document Management
9 4 (3.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) SQL
2 5 (4.59%) C#
3 4 (3.67%) Java
3 4 (3.67%) ABAP
4 3 (2.75%) Python
5 2 (1.83%) R
6 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (19.27%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.76%) CTC Cleared
4 14 (12.84%) MCITP
5 12 (11.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (8.26%) Degree
6 9 (8.26%) MCTS
7 8 (7.34%) MCSE
7 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
8 7 (6.42%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (6.42%) CCIA
8 7 (6.42%) CCEE
8 7 (6.42%) NCDA
9 6 (5.50%) NCIE
9 6 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (4.59%) CCEA
10 5 (4.59%) VCAP
11 4 (3.67%) CCAA
11 4 (3.67%) VCDX
11 4 (3.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (15.60%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
4 11 (10.09%) XenApp
4 11 (10.09%) XenDesktop
4 11 (10.09%) vSphere
5 7 (6.42%) XenServer
6 4 (3.67%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (3.67%) UAG
6 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.75%) NFS
8 2 (1.83%) vCloud
8 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) SCOM
2 7 (6.42%) SCCM
3 4 (3.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (3.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.67%) MOM
3 4 (3.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.75%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.75%) SCSM
4 3 (2.75%) SCDPM
4 3 (2.75%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) SAP
1 29 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 22 (20.18%) VMware
3 13 (11.93%) Citrix
4 10 (9.17%) Cisco
5 9 (8.26%) HP
5 9 (8.26%) NetApp
6 8 (7.34%) EMC
7 7 (6.42%) Dell
8 5 (4.59%) IBM
9 4 (3.67%) Veeam
9 4 (3.67%) Symantec
9 4 (3.67%) Avaya
9 4 (3.67%) Cognos
9 4 (3.67%) Teradata
9 4 (3.67%) Open Text
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle
10 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.83%) Logi Analytics
11 2 (1.83%) Unisys
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago