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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 42 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 36 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.06% 5.58% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 5.78% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 33
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £66,500
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
681 830 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.78% 96.51% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 553 712 853
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 31 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 26 (38.24%) CRM
2 19 (27.94%) Retail
3 18 (26.47%) Project Management
4 17 (25.00%) Degree
5 16 (23.53%) Finance
6 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
6 15 (22.06%) ERP
7 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.71%) Marketing
9 9 (13.24%) Cisco
9 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
9 9 (13.24%) SAP
10 8 (11.76%) HTML
10 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.29%) SQL
11 7 (10.29%) Oracle
11 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.29%) Office 365
12 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.82%) Firewall
13 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
13 5 (7.35%) SAP CRM
13 5 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (7.35%) DB2
13 5 (7.35%) Business Objects
13 5 (7.35%) ISO 9001

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) Lync
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.94%) SAS
3 2 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP CRM
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.47%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Firewall
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (7.35%) VPN
3 4 (5.88%) OSPF
3 4 (5.88%) BGP
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.41%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.41%) WAN
4 3 (4.41%) IPsec
5 2 (2.94%) SAN
5 2 (2.94%) FCoE
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) DNS
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) WLAN
6 1 (1.47%) Wireless
6 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) DB2
2 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.35%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.41%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.94%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (27.94%) Retail
2 16 (23.53%) Finance
3 10 (14.71%) Marketing
4 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) French Language
5 1 (1.47%) German Language
5 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (2.94%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Kindle
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.94%) CESG
2 2 (2.94%) Web 2.0
2 2 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Life Science
3 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) CRM
2 18 (26.47%) Project Management
3 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
3 15 (22.06%) ERP
4 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.35%) Analytics
8 4 (5.88%) Email Marketing
8 4 (5.88%) Information Management
8 4 (5.88%) Migration
9 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.41%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.41%) Service Management
9 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.94%) Campaign Management
10 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) C
3 3 (4.41%) Perl
3 3 (4.41%) Python
3 3 (4.41%) Ruby
4 2 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Tcl
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) CCNP
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) ACCA
2 3 (4.41%) CIPFA
2 3 (4.41%) CIMA
2 3 (4.41%) ICAEW
3 2 (2.94%) CCDP
3 2 (2.94%) CISSP
3 2 (2.94%) CCIE
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) vSphere
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) FortiGate
1 2 (2.94%) SELinux
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Cisco
2 9 (13.24%) SAP
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.88%) VMware
5 4 (5.88%) ExactTarget
6 2 (2.94%) Sourcefire
6 2 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.94%) Siebel
7 1 (1.47%) hybris
7 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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