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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 29 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 71 46 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.59% 4.02% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.04% 4.47% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 65 39 54
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £66,000 £58,730
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
1008 1028 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.51% 89.78% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 781 819 973
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 2 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.08%) Windows
3 27 (20.77%) SQL
4 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
6 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
7 22 (16.92%) SAP
7 22 (16.92%) SC Cleared
8 19 (14.62%) Finance
8 19 (14.62%) Oracle
9 18 (13.85%) MS Exchange
9 18 (13.85%) Active Directory
9 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (13.08%) ITIL
11 16 (12.31%) VMware
11 16 (12.31%) ABAP
11 16 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (10.77%) .NET
12 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
12 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (9.23%) vSphere
14 12 (9.23%) SaaS
14 12 (9.23%) VMware ESX
14 12 (9.23%) Project Management
15 11 (8.46%) Citrix
15 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (8.46%) C#

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 18 (13.85%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
4 13 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (8.46%) IIS
6 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (6.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (6.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (4.62%) Lync
9 5 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (3.85%) Oracle 10gAS
10 3 (2.31%) NetWeaver
11 2 (1.54%) SAS
11 2 (1.54%) JBoss
11 2 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.77%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.62%) MS Office
3 4 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SAP CRM
1 6 (4.62%) SAP EBP
1 6 (4.62%) SAP SRM
2 4 (3.08%) SAP FI
2 4 (3.08%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.54%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.54%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) SaaS
2 9 (6.92%) Office 365
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (0.77%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Unified Communications
1 5 (3.85%) NetScaler
2 3 (2.31%) SAN
2 3 (2.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.54%) LAN
3 2 (1.54%) SMS
3 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.54%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.77%) VPN
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.77%) WLAN
4 1 (0.77%) WAN
4 1 (0.77%) Wireless
4 1 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.92%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.62%) SAP BW
5 5 (3.85%) SAP BI
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.54%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.85%) Toad
2 5 (3.85%) JDeveloper
2 5 (3.85%) TestDirector
2 5 (3.85%) PVCS
3 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (14.62%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Marketing
3 5 (3.85%) Banking
3 5 (3.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.77%) German Language
5 1 (0.77%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) .NET
2 11 (8.46%) SAP XI
3 9 (6.92%) SAP PI
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.85%) XML
4 5 (3.85%) Middleware
4 5 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
5 4 (3.08%) HTML
6 3 (2.31%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.54%) Web Services
7 2 (1.54%) jQuery
7 2 (1.54%) REST
8 1 (0.77%) Ajax
8 1 (0.77%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.08%) User Experience
2 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.77%) CESG
3 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.77%) Open Source
3 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.08%) Windows
2 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.69%) UNIX
6 6 (4.62%) Linux
7 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.31%) Solaris
9 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.77%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.77%) AIX
10 1 (0.77%) Fedora
10 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.08%) ITIL
2 12 (9.23%) Project Management
3 10 (7.69%) CRM
4 8 (6.15%) PRINCE2
4 8 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
6 6 (4.62%) Migration
6 6 (4.62%) Change Management
6 6 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.85%) B2B
7 5 (3.85%) UML
7 5 (3.85%) RAD
7 5 (3.85%) SSADM
7 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (3.85%) Time Management
7 5 (3.85%) Product Management
7 5 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.85%) People Management
8 4 (3.08%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.77%) SQL
2 16 (12.31%) ABAP
3 11 (8.46%) C#
4 8 (6.15%) Java
4 8 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.08%) C++
6 4 (3.08%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.77%) VBA
9 1 (0.77%) PHP
9 1 (0.77%) C
9 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 22 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.46%) Degree
5 7 (5.38%) MCSE
6 5 (3.85%) MCSA
6 5 (3.85%) MCP
6 5 (3.85%) MCSD
6 5 (3.85%) CISSP
6 5 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.85%) VCP5
7 4 (3.08%) CISA
7 4 (3.08%) CISM
8 2 (1.54%) CCDP
8 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.54%) CCNP
9 1 (0.77%) CCNA
9 1 (0.77%) CCIE
9 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.77%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.85%) ISO 14001
3 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.08%) SLA
5 2 (1.54%) QA
6 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.23%) VMware ESX
2 12 (9.23%) vSphere
3 10 (7.69%) XenApp
4 7 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.85%) Xen
6 5 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.15%) SCCM
1 8 (6.15%) SCOM
1 8 (6.15%) SCVMM
2 4 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (3.08%) SCSM
3 2 (1.54%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.54%) SCDPM
3 2 (1.54%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.77%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 42 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.92%) SAP
3 19 (14.62%) Oracle
4 16 (12.31%) VMware
5 11 (8.46%) Citrix
6 10 (7.69%) Intel
7 5 (3.85%) Serena
7 5 (3.85%) Business Objects
8 4 (3.08%) Cisco
8 4 (3.08%) Informatica
9 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.54%) Genesys
11 1 (0.77%) NetApp
11 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.77%) IBM
11 1 (0.77%) HP
11 1 (0.77%) EMC
11 1 (0.77%) Siebel
11 1 (0.77%) Alterian
11 1 (0.77%) Sourcefire
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