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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 39 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 35 66 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.88% 7.18% 6.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 7.42% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 54
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
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
675 889 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.14% 96.74% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 594 784 773
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 27 (36.99%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.81%) .NET
4 12 (16.44%) ERP
4 12 (16.44%) Finance
5 11 (15.07%) Degree
6 10 (13.70%) SAP
7 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
7 9 (12.33%) EMC
7 9 (12.33%) NetApp
7 9 (12.33%) NCDA
7 9 (12.33%) NCIE
8 8 (10.96%) C#
8 8 (10.96%) Dell
8 8 (10.96%) SAN
9 7 (9.59%) C
9 7 (9.59%) Java
9 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
9 7 (9.59%) PHP
9 7 (9.59%) ITIL
9 7 (9.59%) OO
9 7 (9.59%) HP
9 7 (9.59%) Citrix
9 7 (9.59%) VMware
9 7 (9.59%) Drupal
9 7 (9.59%) jQuery
9 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
9 7 (9.59%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (8.22%) XML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (9.59%) Drupal
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) Kentico
3 1 (1.37%) Lync
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) SAP SD
2 5 (6.85%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (5.48%) SAP SCM
3 4 (5.48%) SAP LE
3 4 (5.48%) SAP HR
3 4 (5.48%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 4 (5.48%) SAP FI
3 4 (5.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.48%) SAP CO
3 4 (5.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (2.74%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.74%) SAP APO
4 2 (2.74%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) SAN
2 5 (6.85%) Network Security
2 5 (6.85%) LAN
2 5 (6.85%) WAN
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) FTP
3 3 (4.11%) HTTP
3 3 (4.11%) SNMP
3 3 (4.11%) SMTP
3 3 (4.11%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.11%) NAS
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) MS Access
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.37%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.37%) JMeter
1 1 (1.37%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (1.37%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Local Government
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) German Language
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) jQuery
3 6 (8.22%) XML
3 6 (8.22%) XSLT
3 6 (8.22%) XBRL
4 1 (1.37%) Middleware
4 1 (1.37%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.37%) Ajax
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.37%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) GIS
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Debian
2 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) CentOS
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.44%) ERP
2 7 (9.59%) ITIL
2 7 (9.59%) OO
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (8.22%) OOP
4 5 (6.85%) Service Management
4 5 (6.85%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.85%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (6.85%) Business Development
5 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.48%) Migration
6 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.11%) CRM
6 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.11%) Data Management
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
7 2 (2.74%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.74%) SAP Security
7 2 (2.74%) Test Management
7 2 (2.74%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) C#
3 7 (9.59%) Java
3 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.59%) PHP
3 7 (9.59%) C
4 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.74%) ABAP
6 1 (1.37%) VBA
6 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) NCDA
2 9 (12.33%) NCIE
3 6 (8.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.85%) MCTS
4 5 (6.85%) MCITP
4 5 (6.85%) MCSE
4 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.85%) VCAP
5 1 (1.37%) OSCP
5 1 (1.37%) OSCE
5 1 (1.37%) CEH
5 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.22%) vSphere
3 5 (6.85%) XenApp
3 5 (6.85%) XenServer
3 5 (6.85%) XenDesktop
3 5 (6.85%) VMware ESX
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.11%) NFS
5 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) SAP
3 9 (12.33%) EMC
3 9 (12.33%) NetApp
4 8 (10.96%) Dell
5 7 (9.59%) VMware
5 7 (9.59%) HP
5 7 (9.59%) Citrix
6 6 (8.22%) Cisco
7 5 (6.85%) Symantec
7 5 (6.85%) PlateSpin
7 5 (6.85%) Veeam
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle
9 1 (1.37%) Cognos
9 1 (1.37%) Siebel
9 1 (1.37%) Avaya
9 1 (1.37%) Juniper
9 1 (1.37%) Informatica
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago