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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 53 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 22 86 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.07% 9.03% 7.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 9.30% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 74 58
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,500 £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
677 925 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.42% 97.16% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 605 819 714
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (47.76%) SQL
2 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
3 19 (28.36%) .NET
4 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.91%) Degree
6 10 (14.93%) NCDA
6 10 (14.93%) NCIE
6 10 (14.93%) EMC
6 10 (14.93%) NetApp
7 9 (13.43%) Migration
7 9 (13.43%) SAN
7 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
7 9 (13.43%) SAP
7 9 (13.43%) MS Access
7 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (13.43%) Data Migration
7 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (11.94%) ITIL
8 8 (11.94%) C#
8 8 (11.94%) Dell
8 8 (11.94%) VMware
9 7 (10.45%) Project Management
9 7 (10.45%) Finance
9 7 (10.45%) Cisco
9 7 (10.45%) Citrix
9 7 (10.45%) Java
9 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.45%) PHP
9 7 (10.45%) C

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (10.45%) Drupal
2 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Kentico
3 1 (1.49%) Lync
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) SAP SD
2 3 (4.48%) SAP APO
2 3 (4.48%) SAP FI
2 3 (4.48%) SAP PP
2 3 (4.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (4.48%) SAP CO
2 3 (4.48%) SAP SCM
2 3 (4.48%) SAP LE
2 3 (4.48%) SAP HR
2 3 (4.48%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) SAN
2 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) LAN
3 4 (5.97%) WAN
3 4 (5.97%) Network Security
4 3 (4.48%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.48%) NAS
4 3 (4.48%) SMTP
4 3 (4.48%) FTP
4 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 3 (4.48%) SNMP
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) VoIP
5 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.49%) Firewall
5 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) MS Access
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.49%) JMeter
1 1 (1.49%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (1.49%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.48%) Local Government
2 3 (4.48%) German Language
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.36%) .NET
2 7 (10.45%) jQuery
3 6 (8.96%) XML
3 6 (8.96%) XSLT
3 6 (8.96%) XBRL
4 1 (1.49%) Middleware
4 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.49%) Ajax
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.46%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.49%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.49%) GIS
3 1 (1.49%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.49%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.49%) EMC Centera
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Debian
2 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) CentOS
2 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.43%) Migration
1 9 (13.43%) Data Migration
2 8 (11.94%) ITIL
3 7 (10.45%) OO
3 7 (10.45%) Project Management
3 7 (10.45%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (8.96%) OOP
5 5 (7.46%) ERP
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.97%) Business Development
6 4 (5.97%) Service Management
6 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.48%) Data Management
8 2 (2.99%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.99%) Product Management
8 2 (2.99%) Quality Management
8 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.49%) MVC
9 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) SQL
2 9 (13.43%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.94%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) PHP
4 7 (10.45%) C
5 3 (4.48%) ABAP
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) NCDA
2 10 (14.93%) NCIE
3 6 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.46%) MCTS
4 5 (7.46%) MCITP
4 5 (7.46%) VCAP
4 5 (7.46%) MCSE
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ACCA
5 1 (1.49%) CCVP
5 1 (1.49%) CEH
5 1 (1.49%) CCIE
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) OSCP
5 1 (1.49%) OSCE
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.96%) vSphere
3 5 (7.46%) XenApp
3 5 (7.46%) XenServer
3 5 (7.46%) XenDesktop
3 5 (7.46%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.48%) NFS
5 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
1 5 (7.46%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) NetApp
2 10 (14.93%) EMC
3 9 (13.43%) SAP
4 8 (11.94%) VMware
4 8 (11.94%) Dell
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco
5 7 (10.45%) Citrix
6 6 (8.96%) HP
7 5 (7.46%) Symantec
7 5 (7.46%) PlateSpin
7 5 (7.46%) Veeam
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) Cognos
9 1 (1.49%) Siebel
9 1 (1.49%) Avaya
9 1 (1.49%) Juniper
9 1 (1.49%) Informatica
9 1 (1.49%) Isilon
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