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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 52 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 28 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.83% 4.68% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 4.74% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 29
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
706 781 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.45% 98.74% 92.15%
Number of salaries quoted 588 649 852
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £28,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 31 (41.33%) ERP
2 26 (34.67%) Finance
3 24 (32.00%) CRM
4 19 (25.33%) Retail
5 17 (22.67%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.33%) Project Management
6 10 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
7 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.67%) SAP
8 8 (10.67%) Service Management
9 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.33%) Cisco
10 6 (8.00%) Degree
10 6 (8.00%) LAN
10 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
10 6 (8.00%) Kindle
10 6 (8.00%) Office 365
11 5 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (6.67%) WAN
11 5 (6.67%) ITIL
11 5 (6.67%) SAP SD
11 5 (6.67%) Business Development
11 5 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (6.67%) Marketing
11 5 (6.67%) Network Security
11 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
12 4 (5.33%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (5.33%) SAP CO
12 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
12 4 (5.33%) SAP LE

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Lync
2 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.33%) Kentico
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (6.67%) SAP SD
2 5 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (5.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (5.33%) SAP CO
3 4 (5.33%) SAP LE
3 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (5.33%) SAP SCM
3 4 (5.33%) SAP FI
3 4 (5.33%) SAP HR
3 4 (5.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (2.67%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) LAN
2 5 (6.67%) WAN
2 5 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (4.00%) VPN
3 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.67%) Wireless
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.33%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.33%) DHCP
5 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.33%) WLAN
5 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.33%) Base SAS
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 19 (25.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) German Language
5 1 (1.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Kindle
2 3 (4.00%) CESG
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
1 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Debian
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) CentOS
2 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) ERP
2 24 (32.00%) CRM
3 17 (22.67%) E-Commerce
4 10 (13.33%) Project Management
5 8 (10.67%) Service Management
6 7 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (6.67%) ITIL
7 5 (6.67%) Business Development
7 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.33%) Email Marketing
8 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) PRINCE
10 2 (2.67%) Test Management
10 2 (2.67%) SAP Security
11 1 (1.33%) Master Data Management
11 1 (1.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C
2 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) CCNP
2 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) CCDP
3 3 (4.00%) CCIE
3 3 (4.00%) CIPFA
3 3 (4.00%) CIMA
3 3 (4.00%) ACCA
3 3 (4.00%) CISSP
3 3 (4.00%) ICAEW
4 1 (1.33%) OSCP
4 1 (1.33%) OSCE
4 1 (1.33%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) SAP
3 7 (9.33%) Cisco
4 4 (5.33%) ExactTarget
5 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.00%) Sourcefire
5 3 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) hybris
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Avaya
6 1 (1.33%) NetApp
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