The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 43 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 51 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.57% 5.08% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 5.36% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 51 44 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
871 951 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.19% 94.82% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 768 838 608
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Consultant
Oxfordshire

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 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (33.70%) VMware
3 30 (32.61%) SQL
3 30 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
5 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
6 20 (21.74%) Windows
6 20 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 17 (18.48%) Cisco
7 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
8 16 (17.39%) NetApp
9 15 (16.30%) Project Management
9 15 (16.30%) Migration
9 15 (16.30%) .NET
9 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V
9 15 (16.30%) vSphere
10 14 (15.22%) Degree
11 13 (14.13%) MCITP
11 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (14.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (14.13%) T-SQL
11 13 (14.13%) Citrix
11 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (13.04%) SAN
12 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (13.04%) SAP
13 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (11.96%) Data Migration
13 11 (11.96%) EMC

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.70%) Lync
3 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 2 (2.17%) Apache
4 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.09%) Drupal
5 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.09%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) SAP APO
1 6 (6.52%) SAP PP
2 4 (4.35%) SAP PS
2 4 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.35%) SAP CS
2 4 (4.35%) SAP PM
2 4 (4.35%) SAP HR
2 4 (4.35%) SAP MRS
3 2 (2.17%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) SAN
2 11 (11.96%) Firewall
2 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.61%) NetScaler
4 5 (5.43%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 4 (4.35%) DNS
6 3 (3.26%) VPN
6 3 (3.26%) FTP
6 3 (3.26%) HTTP
6 3 (3.26%) LAN
6 3 (3.26%) WAN
6 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.17%) NAS
7 2 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) SMTP
7 2 (2.17%) VoIP
7 2 (2.17%) SNMP
7 2 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.96%) MS Access
3 11 (11.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.09%) JMeter
2 1 (1.09%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.52%) German Language
2 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.17%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.17%) Local Government
3 2 (2.17%) French Language
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) .NET
2 8 (8.70%) XML
3 7 (7.61%) XSLT
4 6 (6.52%) XBRL
5 4 (4.35%) HTML
6 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.17%) XMPP
7 2 (2.17%) jQuery
8 1 (1.09%) RESTful
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.09%) HTML5
8 1 (1.09%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.09%) Kendo UI
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.09%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (1.09%) CSS
8 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Clustering
2 7 (7.61%) FlexPod
3 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.09%) EPoS
4 1 (1.09%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.09%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.09%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.26%) Mac OS
5 3 (3.26%) Linux
5 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.17%) UNIX
6 2 (2.17%) NetWare
6 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.30%) Project Management
1 15 (16.30%) Migration
2 11 (11.96%) Data Migration
3 10 (10.87%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.70%) ITIL
5 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
6 5 (5.43%) CRM
7 2 (2.17%) Quality Management
7 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.17%) Data Management
7 2 (2.17%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (2.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.17%) Data Security
7 2 (2.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.17%) Business Development
7 2 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.17%) Validation
8 1 (1.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.61%) SQL
2 13 (14.13%) T-SQL
3 10 (10.87%) Java
4 7 (7.61%) C
5 6 (6.52%) ABAP
6 5 (5.43%) C#
7 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.17%) Perl
9 2 (2.17%) PHP
9 2 (2.17%) VBScript
10 1 (1.09%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VBA
10 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Degree
2 13 (14.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (14.13%) MCITP
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.78%) NCDA
4 9 (9.78%) NCIE
5 8 (8.70%) CCEE
5 8 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (7.61%) MCSE
7 6 (6.52%) CCNA
7 6 (6.52%) CCIA
8 5 (5.43%) CCEA
8 5 (5.43%) CCNP
8 5 (5.43%) CCA
9 4 (4.35%) CCIE
10 3 (3.26%) CCSP
10 3 (3.26%) CCDA
10 3 (3.26%) CCAA
11 2 (2.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.48%) Active Directory
3 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V
3 15 (16.30%) vSphere
4 7 (7.61%) XenApp
4 7 (7.61%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.43%) XenServer
6 2 (2.17%) NFS
6 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.17%) vCloud
7 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
1 2 (2.17%) SCOM
1 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.09%) SCSM
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 38 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 31 (33.70%) VMware
3 17 (18.48%) Cisco
4 16 (17.39%) NetApp
5 13 (14.13%) Citrix
6 12 (13.04%) SAP
7 11 (11.96%) EMC
8 10 (10.87%) Dell
9 8 (8.70%) HP
10 7 (7.61%) IBM
11 3 (3.26%) Veeam
12 1 (1.09%) Isilon
12 1 (1.09%) Lotus
12 1 (1.09%) Apple
12 1 (1.09%) AppSense
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago