The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 32 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 47 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.24% 5.58% 5.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 5.88% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 53
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 851 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.62% 94.98% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 591 766 822
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Oxford region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 20 (26.67%) CRM
2 20 (26.67%) Project Management
3 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (21.33%) SQL
4 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.67%) SAP
5 14 (18.67%) Retail
6 13 (17.33%) Finance
6 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
7 11 (14.67%) Marketing
8 10 (13.33%) ERP
9 9 (12.00%) Oracle
9 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.00%) Cisco
9 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
10 8 (10.67%) Business Objects
10 8 (10.67%) HTML
11 7 (9.33%) DB2
11 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (9.33%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.33%) VMware
11 7 (9.33%) Information Management
12 6 (8.00%) SAN
12 6 (8.00%) QA
12 6 (8.00%) Office 365
13 5 (6.67%) Analytics

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.00%) Lync
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) SAP CRM
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.33%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.33%) Yammer
4 1 (1.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) SAN
2 5 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (5.33%) OSPF
3 4 (5.33%) BGP
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.00%) IPsec
4 3 (4.00%) WAN
4 3 (4.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.67%) FCoE
6 1 (1.33%) NAS
6 1 (1.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.33%) DNS
6 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) DB2
2 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (5.33%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.67%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.67%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.67%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (18.67%) Retail
2 13 (17.33%) Finance
3 11 (14.67%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.33%) French Language
6 1 (1.33%) German Language
6 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) HTML
2 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 2 (2.67%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.67%) CSS3
4 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Kindle
2 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) FMCG
3 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.33%) Life Science
4 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) CRM
1 20 (26.67%) Project Management
2 13 (17.33%) E-Commerce
3 10 (13.33%) ERP
4 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.33%) Information Management
5 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.67%) Migration
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (6.67%) Business Development
6 5 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 5 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (6.67%) Analytics
7 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.00%) Email Marketing
9 2 (2.67%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.67%) Data Management
9 2 (2.67%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) Python
2 3 (4.00%) C
2 3 (4.00%) Perl
2 3 (4.00%) Ruby
3 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) Tcl
4 1 (1.33%) ABAP
4 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) MCP
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) ACCA
3 2 (2.67%) CIPFA
3 2 (2.67%) CIMA
3 2 (2.67%) ICAEW
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.33%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.33%) CCNP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) SAP
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Cisco
4 8 (10.67%) Business Objects
5 7 (9.33%) VMware
6 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.33%) Citrix
7 3 (4.00%) hybris
7 3 (4.00%) ExactTarget
8 2 (2.67%) Google
8 2 (2.67%) Siebel
9 1 (1.33%) NetApp
9 1 (1.33%) Dell
9 1 (1.33%) Veeam
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