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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 38 39 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 57 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.20% 5.01% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 5.41% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 40
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £32,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1042 943 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.07% 92.72% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 822 785 964
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 32 (26.02%) Windows
3 28 (22.76%) SQL
4 23 (18.70%) Oracle
5 22 (17.89%) SC Cleared
5 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
6 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (14.63%) MS Excel
7 18 (14.63%) VMware
8 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
8 17 (13.82%) Finance
8 17 (13.82%) Degree
9 16 (13.01%) UNIX
9 16 (13.01%) SharePoint
9 16 (13.01%) Oracle Database
10 15 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (11.38%) .NET
11 14 (11.38%) Oracle Forms
12 13 (10.57%) RDBMS
12 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (10.57%) Relational Database
13 12 (9.76%) SAP
13 12 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (9.76%) Project Management
13 12 (9.76%) Migration
14 11 (8.94%) Java
14 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
14 11 (8.94%) MS Office
14 11 (8.94%) ITIL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (13.01%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle 10gAS
3 9 (7.32%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (5.69%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.07%) Lync
6 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.44%) IIS
8 2 (1.63%) JBoss
8 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.63%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.81%) Apache
9 1 (0.81%) SAS
9 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.94%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.25%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.63%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.63%) Summit
2 2 (1.63%) SAP EBP
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Office 365
2 4 (3.25%) SaaS
3 3 (2.44%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) SAN
1 6 (4.88%) Firewall
1 6 (4.88%) Network Security
2 4 (3.25%) SSL
3 3 (2.44%) SNMP
3 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.44%) RTSP
3 3 (2.44%) MPLS
3 3 (2.44%) OSPF
3 3 (2.44%) BGP
3 3 (2.44%) EIGRP
3 3 (2.44%) Multicast
4 2 (1.63%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.63%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.63%) TACACS
4 2 (1.63%) IPsec
4 2 (1.63%) LAN
4 2 (1.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.01%) Oracle Database
3 13 (10.57%) Relational Database
3 13 (10.57%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (7.32%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.63%) MySQL
9 2 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.63%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.63%) SAP BI
9 2 (1.63%) Spotfire
9 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (7.32%) Toad
2 9 (7.32%) JDeveloper
2 9 (7.32%) TestDirector
2 9 (7.32%) PVCS
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (13.82%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Marketing
3 5 (4.07%) Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) German Language
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) .NET
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle ADF
3 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.07%) XML
4 5 (4.07%) SAP XI
4 5 (4.07%) HTML
4 5 (4.07%) Middleware
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (3.25%) SAP PI
6 3 (2.44%) jQuery
6 3 (2.44%) REST
7 2 (1.63%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.63%) ODBC
7 2 (1.63%) Web Services
8 1 (0.81%) Ajax
8 1 (0.81%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.81%) LINQ
8 1 (0.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.07%) Replication
3 4 (3.25%) Social Media
4 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.63%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.63%) Clustering
4 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) Open Source
5 1 (0.81%) EFT
5 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.81%) CESG
5 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.02%) Windows
2 16 (13.01%) UNIX
3 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.13%) Windows XP
6 9 (7.32%) Linux
7 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.25%) Solaris
9 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.63%) AIX
11 1 (0.81%) Fedora
11 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.81%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.20%) PRINCE2
2 12 (9.76%) Project Management
2 12 (9.76%) Migration
3 11 (8.94%) CRM
3 11 (8.94%) ITIL
4 10 (8.13%) Business Analysis
5 9 (7.32%) UML
5 9 (7.32%) RAD
5 9 (7.32%) SSADM
6 6 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (4.07%) Coaching
7 5 (4.07%) Time Management
7 5 (4.07%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.07%) Analytics
7 5 (4.07%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.25%) CAD
8 4 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.44%) B2B
9 3 (2.44%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) Java
2 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.13%) C#
4 9 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.50%) ABAP
6 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.25%) C++
8 3 (2.44%) C
9 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.63%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.81%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) SC Cleared
1 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.82%) Degree
3 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.32%) MCSE
5 7 (5.69%) CISSP
6 6 (4.88%) MCTS
6 6 (4.88%) MCITP
7 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.07%) CCNP
8 4 (3.25%) CCIE
8 4 (3.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.44%) MCSD
9 3 (2.44%) CCDA
9 3 (2.44%) VCDX
9 3 (2.44%) NCDA
9 3 (2.44%) NCIE
9 3 (2.44%) VCAP
9 3 (2.44%) VTSP
10 2 (1.63%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.25%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.25%) vSphere
5 3 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.63%) XenApp
6 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) SCCM
1 5 (4.07%) SCOM
1 5 (4.07%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.44%) SCSM
3 2 (1.63%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.63%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.63%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (18.70%) Oracle
3 18 (14.63%) VMware
4 12 (9.76%) SAP
5 10 (8.13%) Cisco
6 9 (7.32%) Serena
7 7 (5.69%) NetApp
7 7 (5.69%) HP
8 4 (3.25%) EMC
8 4 (3.25%) IBM
8 4 (3.25%) Citrix
9 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.44%) Google
9 3 (2.44%) Veeam
10 2 (1.63%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.63%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.63%) Tableau
10 2 (1.63%) Brocade
10 2 (1.63%) Genesys
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: Grade 6
Posted: 3 days ago
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago