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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 36 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 65 53 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.03% 5.42% 3.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.37% 5.72% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 35
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,000
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 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
1020 926 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.62% 94.68% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 772 783 699
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.31%) Windows
3 33 (28.45%) SQL
4 29 (25.00%) VMware
5 25 (21.55%) Oracle
6 24 (20.69%) SC Cleared
6 24 (20.69%) Security Cleared
6 24 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
9 18 (15.52%) Active Directory
10 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (14.66%) PRINCE2
11 16 (13.79%) .NET
12 15 (12.93%) UNIX
12 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
12 15 (12.93%) Migration
12 15 (12.93%) Hyper-V
13 14 (12.07%) Oracle Database
13 14 (12.07%) MS Exchange
13 14 (12.07%) Citrix
14 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
15 12 (10.34%) C#
15 12 (10.34%) MCSE
15 12 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (10.34%) RDBMS
15 12 (10.34%) Finance
15 12 (10.34%) MCITP
15 12 (10.34%) Relational Database

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.07%) MS Exchange
3 11 (9.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (7.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (7.76%) Lync
5 9 (7.76%) Oracle 10gAS
5 9 (7.76%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (4.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.72%) CMS
9 1 (0.86%) SAS
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.72%) Teamcenter
1 2 (1.72%) Summit
1 2 (1.72%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) SAN
2 6 (5.17%) SSL
3 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.31%) Network Security
3 5 (4.31%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) RTSP
4 3 (2.59%) Multicast
4 3 (2.59%) MPLS
4 3 (2.59%) OSPF
4 3 (2.59%) BGP
4 3 (2.59%) EIGRP
4 3 (2.59%) LAN
4 3 (2.59%) HTTP
4 3 (2.59%) SNMP
5 2 (1.72%) WAN
5 2 (1.72%) SMTP
5 2 (1.72%) FTP
5 2 (1.72%) TACACS
5 2 (1.72%) H.323
5 2 (1.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.34%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.48%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (7.76%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.72%) ActiveReports
9 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.72%) Big Data
9 2 (1.72%) SSDT
9 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.72%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (7.76%) Toad
2 9 (7.76%) JDeveloper
2 9 (7.76%) TestDirector
2 9 (7.76%) PVCS
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Legal
2 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (7.76%) XML
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle ADF
4 8 (6.90%) HTML
5 6 (5.17%) LINQ
5 6 (5.17%) jQuery
5 6 (5.17%) HTML5
6 3 (2.59%) REST
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.59%) Middleware
6 3 (2.59%) Web Services
7 2 (1.72%) ODBC
8 1 (0.86%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Clustering
3 5 (4.31%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.31%) Replication
4 4 (3.45%) Social Media
5 3 (2.59%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.59%) NHS
6 2 (1.72%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) EFT
7 1 (0.86%) Open Source
7 1 (0.86%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.86%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.86%) CESG
7 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.31%) Windows
2 15 (12.93%) UNIX
3 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
5 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.17%) Linux
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.72%) AIX
8 2 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.66%) PRINCE2
2 15 (12.93%) Migration
3 11 (9.48%) Project Management
4 9 (7.76%) UML
4 9 (7.76%) RAD
4 9 (7.76%) SSADM
4 9 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.03%) CRM
5 7 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
6 6 (5.17%) ITIL
7 5 (4.31%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.31%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.31%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.31%) Change Control
7 5 (4.31%) Analytics
7 5 (4.31%) Data Mapping
7 5 (4.31%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.45%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 33 (28.45%) SQL
2 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.34%) C#
4 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 8 (6.90%) Java
5 8 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.59%) C
7 3 (2.59%) C++
8 2 (1.72%) VBScript
8 2 (1.72%) VB
8 2 (1.72%) VBA
9 1 (0.86%) Python
9 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 24 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.34%) MCITP
3 12 (10.34%) MCSE
4 11 (9.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (8.62%) Degree
6 7 (6.03%) MCTS
7 6 (5.17%) VCAP
8 5 (4.31%) VCDX
8 5 (4.31%) MCP
8 5 (4.31%) CISSP
9 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.45%) CCIE
9 4 (3.45%) CCNP
9 4 (3.45%) NCDA
9 4 (3.45%) NCIE
10 3 (2.59%) VTSP
10 3 (2.59%) CCDA
11 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) HL7
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 24 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (15.52%) Active Directory
3 15 (12.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.17%) XenApp
6 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.45%) vSphere
8 3 (2.59%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.59%) SCCM
1 3 (2.59%) SCOM
1 3 (2.59%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.72%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.72%) ARCserve
2 2 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.72%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.72%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.72%) SCSM
3 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 36 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.00%) VMware
3 25 (21.55%) Oracle
4 14 (12.07%) Citrix
5 10 (8.62%) NetApp
6 9 (7.76%) Cisco
6 9 (7.76%) Serena
7 8 (6.90%) HP
8 7 (6.03%) EMC
9 4 (3.45%) IBM
9 4 (3.45%) Veeam
10 3 (2.59%) Symantec
10 3 (2.59%) Google
10 3 (2.59%) SAP
10 3 (2.59%) Avaya
11 2 (1.72%) Informatica
11 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.72%) Brocade
11 2 (1.72%) McAfee
11 2 (1.72%) 3PAR
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £62500 per annum + bonus and corporate benefits.
Posted: 16 days ago