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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 35 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 68 61 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.13% 4.96% 7.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 5.12% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 58 53 73
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,700 £57,000
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
1223 1192 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.23% 96.83% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1060 855
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,300 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 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
2 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
3 22 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (20.18%) Security Cleared
4 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (18.35%) VMware
5 18 (16.51%) Windows
6 17 (15.60%) Data Modelling
7 16 (14.68%) SQL
7 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
8 15 (13.76%) CTC Cleared
8 15 (13.76%) Project Management
9 14 (12.84%) SAP BW
9 14 (12.84%) SAP BI
9 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
9 14 (12.84%) MCITP
10 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
10 13 (11.93%) ITIL
11 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
11 12 (11.01%) Citrix
12 11 (10.09%) Web Services
12 11 (10.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (10.09%) vSphere
13 10 (9.17%) XenApp
13 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
13 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.17%) Marketing
13 10 (9.17%) Linux
13 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.42%) IIS
2 7 (6.42%) Lync
3 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) SAP FI
1 5 (4.59%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.59%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (4.59%) SAP SRM
2 4 (3.67%) TeleForm
3 3 (2.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.83%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.92%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.92%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.92%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.92%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) SaaS
1 4 (3.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.42%) SAN
2 7 (6.42%) Unified Communications
3 6 (5.50%) Broadband
4 5 (4.59%) MPLS
4 5 (4.59%) Wireless
4 5 (4.59%) ISDN
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
4 5 (4.59%) VPLS
4 5 (4.59%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.67%) FTP
5 4 (3.67%) HTTP
5 4 (3.67%) SMTP
6 3 (2.75%) Firewall
6 3 (2.75%) DNS
6 3 (2.75%) SNMP
6 3 (2.75%) Network Security
7 2 (1.83%) NAS
7 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.84%) SAP BW
1 14 (12.84%) SAP BI
2 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.59%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.67%) SAP HANA
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.92%) MySQL
7 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%) Legal
3 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Law
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
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%) SAP XI
4 4 (3.67%) XML
5 2 (1.83%) Ajax
5 2 (1.83%) HTML
5 2 (1.83%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) Middleware
6 1 (0.92%) DOM
6 1 (0.92%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.92%) Dojo
6 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.92%) XMPP
6 1 (0.92%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Clustering
1 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.83%) EqualLogic
2 2 (1.83%) Celerra
2 2 (1.83%) Blog
2 2 (1.83%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.92%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) Windows
2 10 (9.17%) Linux
3 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.59%) UNIX
6 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.75%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.75%) SUSE
7 3 (2.75%) Debian
7 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.92%) CentOS
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (15.60%) Data Modelling
3 15 (13.76%) Project Management
4 13 (11.93%) ITIL
5 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
6 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.50%) Time Management
8 5 (4.59%) MVC
8 5 (4.59%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (4.59%) OO
8 5 (4.59%) Content Management
8 5 (4.59%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.59%) Migration
8 5 (4.59%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.59%) Product Marketing
8 5 (4.59%) Product Management
9 4 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (3.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) SQL
2 5 (4.59%) C#
2 5 (4.59%) Java
3 4 (3.67%) ABAP
4 3 (2.75%) Python
5 2 (1.83%) R
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.92%) Perl
6 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 22 (20.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.76%) CTC Cleared
3 14 (12.84%) MCITP
4 11 (10.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (8.26%) MCTS
5 9 (8.26%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.34%) Degree
6 8 (7.34%) MCSE
7 7 (6.42%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (6.42%) CCEE
7 7 (6.42%) CCIA
8 6 (5.50%) NCDA
9 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (4.59%) CCEA
9 5 (4.59%) NCIE
9 5 (4.59%) VCAP
10 4 (3.67%) VCDX
10 4 (3.67%) CCAA
10 4 (3.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.68%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.09%) vSphere
4 10 (9.17%) XenApp
4 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
4 10 (9.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (6.42%) XenServer
6 4 (3.67%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (3.67%) UAG
6 4 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.83%) vCloud
7 2 (1.83%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.83%) NFS
8 1 (0.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) SCOM
2 6 (5.50%) 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 2 (1.83%) SCSM
4 2 (1.83%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.83%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.83%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (26.61%) SAP
2 28 (25.69%) Microsoft
3 20 (18.35%) VMware
4 12 (11.01%) Citrix
5 9 (8.26%) HP
5 9 (8.26%) Cisco
6 8 (7.34%) NetApp
7 7 (6.42%) EMC
7 7 (6.42%) Cognos
7 7 (6.42%) Teradata
8 6 (5.50%) Dell
9 5 (4.59%) IBM
9 5 (4.59%) Oracle
10 4 (3.67%) Veeam
10 4 (3.67%) Open Text
10 4 (3.67%) Symantec
10 4 (3.67%) Avaya
10 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.83%) Logi Analytics
11 2 (1.83%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Netsource
Posted: 5 days ago