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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 36 45 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 44 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.97% 4.91% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 5.15% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 52
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £72,000 £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
707 855 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.93% 95.32% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 582 777 839
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 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 20 (27.78%) Degree
2 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
3 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.61%) Project Management
4 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 14 (19.44%) SAP
5 14 (19.44%) CRM
6 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.89%) Retail
7 10 (13.89%) Finance
8 9 (12.50%) Business Objects
8 9 (12.50%) Oracle
8 9 (12.50%) Cisco
8 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (12.50%) Marketing
8 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (9.72%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (9.72%) DB2
9 7 (9.72%) VMware
9 7 (9.72%) Information Management
10 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.33%) HTML
10 6 (8.33%) ERP
10 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.33%) SAN
10 6 (8.33%) QA
10 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
10 6 (8.33%) Office 365
11 5 (6.94%) Data Migration

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 4 (5.56%) Lync
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) CMS
3 2 (2.78%) SAS
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SAP CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) Boomi
3 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 4 (5.56%) IPsec
3 4 (5.56%) OSPF
3 4 (5.56%) BGP
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.17%) WAN
4 3 (4.17%) VPN
5 2 (2.78%) FCoE
5 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.39%) NAS
6 1 (1.39%) Network Security
6 1 (1.39%) Skype
6 1 (1.39%) Intranet
6 1 (1.39%) Internet
6 1 (1.39%) Extranet
6 1 (1.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.72%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (9.72%) DB2
3 4 (5.56%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.78%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.78%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.78%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.89%) Retail
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Local Government
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) French Language
4 1 (1.39%) German Language
4 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.78%) CSS3
3 2 (2.78%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.39%) HTML5
4 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Kindle
1 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.78%) Web 2.0
2 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.39%) Life Science
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.39%) UNIX
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Project Management
2 14 (19.44%) CRM
3 11 (15.28%) E-Commerce
4 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.72%) Information Management
6 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.33%) ERP
7 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.94%) Business Development
7 5 (6.94%) Analytics
7 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.78%) Web Analytics
10 2 (2.78%) SEO
10 2 (2.78%) Web Design
10 2 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.17%) Perl
2 3 (4.17%) C
2 3 (4.17%) Python
2 3 (4.17%) Ruby
3 2 (2.78%) PHP
3 2 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.39%) Tcl
4 1 (1.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) MCP
2 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CCNP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) MCSA
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Xen
3 1 (1.39%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SELinux
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.39%) SCOM
2 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.39%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.44%) SAP
3 9 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 9 (12.50%) Cisco
4 7 (9.72%) VMware
5 4 (5.56%) Citrix
5 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.17%) hybris
7 2 (2.78%) Google
7 2 (2.78%) Siebel
7 2 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (1.39%) Veeam
8 1 (1.39%) ExactTarget
8 1 (1.39%) NetApp
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