The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 31 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 72 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.74% 3.67% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.24% 4.03% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 65 33 34
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,700
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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
994 943 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.07% 91.11% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 788 785 1003
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 42 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 35 (26.32%) Windows
3 28 (21.05%) SQL
4 26 (19.55%) MS Excel
5 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
6 22 (16.54%) VMware
7 20 (15.04%) Finance
7 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
7 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
7 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (14.29%) Oracle
8 19 (14.29%) SAP
9 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
9 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
10 16 (12.03%) ITIL
11 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (10.53%) ABAP
12 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (9.77%) Project Management
13 13 (9.77%) .NET
13 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
13 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (9.02%) vSphere
14 12 (9.02%) VMware ESX
14 12 (9.02%) Degree
14 12 (9.02%) UNIX
15 11 (8.27%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (8.27%) CRM

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (12.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (7.52%) IIS
5 10 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (5.26%) Lync
7 7 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (4.51%) Oracle 10gAS
8 6 (4.51%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.26%) NetWeaver
11 2 (1.50%) SAS
11 2 (1.50%) JBoss
11 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (19.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.52%) MS Office
3 4 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.01%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.01%) SAP MM
1 4 (3.01%) SAP EBP
1 4 (3.01%) SAP CRM
1 4 (3.01%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.50%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.75%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) SaaS
2 7 (5.26%) Office 365
3 3 (2.26%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.50%) IaaS
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) NetScaler
1 5 (3.76%) Unified Communications
1 5 (3.76%) Network Security
1 5 (3.76%) Firewall
2 4 (3.01%) SAN
3 3 (2.26%) Multicast
3 3 (2.26%) RTSP
3 3 (2.26%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.26%) MPLS
3 3 (2.26%) OSPF
3 3 (2.26%) BGP
3 3 (2.26%) SNMP
3 3 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.50%) LAN
4 2 (1.50%) SMS
4 2 (1.50%) SSL
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.52%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle Discoverer
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.76%) SAP BW
5 5 (3.76%) SAP BI
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.50%) DB2
7 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.50%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.51%) PVCS
2 6 (4.51%) TestDirector
2 6 (4.51%) Toad
2 6 (4.51%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (15.04%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Marketing
3 5 (3.76%) Banking
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.75%) German Language
5 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) .NET
2 9 (6.77%) SAP XI
3 7 (5.26%) SAP PI
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle ADF
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (3.76%) Middleware
5 5 (3.76%) XML
5 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.01%) HTML
7 3 (2.26%) REST
7 3 (2.26%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.50%) Web Services
8 2 (1.50%) jQuery
9 1 (0.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.75%) Ajax
9 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.75%) Open Source
4 1 (0.75%) User Experience
4 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.75%) Replication
4 1 (0.75%) CESG
4 1 (0.75%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.32%) Windows
2 20 (15.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.02%) UNIX
6 8 (6.02%) Linux
7 7 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.01%) Solaris
9 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.50%) AIX
11 1 (0.75%) openSUSE
11 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.75%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.03%) ITIL
2 13 (9.77%) Project Management
3 11 (8.27%) CRM
4 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.77%) Migration
6 7 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.51%) UML
7 6 (4.51%) RAD
7 6 (4.51%) SSADM
7 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (4.51%) Change Management
7 6 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.76%) Network Architecture
8 5 (3.76%) Time Management
8 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.76%) People Management
8 5 (3.76%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.76%) Coaching
8 5 (3.76%) Information Security
8 5 (3.76%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.05%) SQL
2 14 (10.53%) ABAP
3 10 (7.52%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.77%) C#
5 8 (6.02%) Java
6 6 (4.51%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.01%) C++
9 2 (1.50%) VBA
9 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.75%) Scala
10 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.75%) C
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
10 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
1 20 (15.04%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.02%) Degree
4 9 (6.77%) MCSE
4 9 (6.77%) CISSP
5 6 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.76%) VCP5
6 5 (3.76%) CCNP
6 5 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.76%) MCP
6 5 (3.76%) MCSA
7 4 (3.01%) CCIE
7 4 (3.01%) CISA
7 4 (3.01%) CISM
8 3 (2.26%) CCDA
8 3 (2.26%) MCSD
9 2 (1.50%) CCDP
9 2 (1.50%) MCTS
9 2 (1.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.51%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.76%) ISO 14001
3 5 (3.76%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.01%) SLA
5 2 (1.50%) QA
6 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (12.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.02%) vSphere
2 12 (9.02%) VMware ESX
3 11 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.52%) XenApp
5 7 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.76%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.76%) Xen
7 4 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) SCCM
1 6 (4.51%) SCOM
1 6 (4.51%) SCVMM
2 4 (3.01%) SCSM
3 2 (1.50%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.50%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.50%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 42 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.54%) VMware
3 19 (14.29%) Oracle
3 19 (14.29%) SAP
4 11 (8.27%) Citrix
5 10 (7.52%) Intel
6 6 (4.51%) Cisco
6 6 (4.51%) Serena
7 4 (3.01%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.26%) Google
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
8 3 (2.26%) NetApp
8 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.26%) HP
9 2 (1.50%) Genesys
9 2 (1.50%) EMC
9 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.50%) Informatica
9 2 (1.50%) Brocade
9 2 (1.50%) 3PAR
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