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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 55 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 24 90 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.15% 9.44% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 9.74% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 79 42
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £66,000 £49,750
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
733 924 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.19% 96.96% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 675 803 614
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 22 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (49.35%) SQL
2 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 20 (25.97%) .NET
4 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
4 18 (23.38%) Degree
5 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
6 12 (15.58%) EMC
6 12 (15.58%) NetApp
6 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (15.58%) NCDA
6 12 (15.58%) NCIE
7 11 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 11 (14.29%) SAN
7 11 (14.29%) SAP
7 11 (14.29%) MS Access
7 11 (14.29%) Migration
7 11 (14.29%) VMware
8 10 (12.99%) C#
8 10 (12.99%) Java
8 10 (12.99%) Cisco
8 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (12.99%) vSphere
9 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (11.69%) jQuery
10 8 (10.39%) Drupal
10 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
10 8 (10.39%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
10 8 (10.39%) PHP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (10.39%) Drupal
2 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SAP APO
1 5 (6.49%) SAP PP
2 3 (3.90%) SAP CS
2 3 (3.90%) SAP PM
2 3 (3.90%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.90%) SAP PS
2 3 (3.90%) SAP HR
2 3 (3.90%) SAP MRS
3 2 (2.60%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.30%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) SAN
2 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.19%) FTP
3 4 (5.19%) HTTP
4 3 (3.90%) SNMP
4 3 (3.90%) SMTP
4 3 (3.90%) NAS
5 2 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.30%) VoIP
6 1 (1.30%) VPN
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) Network Security
6 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (14.29%) MS Access
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (2.60%) SilkPerformer
1 2 (2.60%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.60%) JMeter
2 1 (1.30%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.49%) German Language
3 4 (5.19%) Local Government
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.97%) .NET
2 9 (11.69%) jQuery
3 8 (10.39%) XML
4 7 (9.09%) XSLT
5 6 (7.79%) XBRL
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.60%) HTML
7 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.30%) Middleware
7 1 (1.30%) CSS
7 1 (1.30%) Web Services
7 1 (1.30%) Ajax
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) RESTful
7 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.30%) Kendo UI
7 1 (1.30%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.49%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.90%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.60%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.30%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.30%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.30%) GIS
5 1 (1.30%) EPoS
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) Android
3 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Data Migration
1 11 (14.29%) Migration
2 8 (10.39%) Mobile Application Development
2 8 (10.39%) OO
2 8 (10.39%) Project Management
3 6 (7.79%) Business Analysis
3 6 (7.79%) ITIL
3 6 (7.79%) OOP
4 5 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (5.19%) CRM
6 3 (3.90%) Data Management
7 2 (2.60%) Android Development
7 2 (2.60%) iOS Development
7 2 (2.60%) Performance Testing
7 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.60%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.60%) Business Development
7 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.60%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
3 10 (12.99%) C#
3 10 (12.99%) Java
4 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.39%) PHP
4 8 (10.39%) C
5 5 (6.49%) ABAP
6 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.60%) C++
6 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) Degree
2 12 (15.58%) NCDA
2 12 (15.58%) NCIE
3 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.79%) MCITP
4 6 (7.79%) MCSE
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.49%) MCTS
5 5 (6.49%) VCAP
6 2 (2.60%) CCNP
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CCVP
7 1 (1.30%) ACCA
7 1 (1.30%) CCIE
7 1 (1.30%) ISEB
7 1 (1.30%) CCDP
7 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (12.99%) vSphere
2 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
3 5 (6.49%) XenApp
3 5 (6.49%) XenServer
3 5 (6.49%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.90%) NFS
4 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) EMC
2 12 (15.58%) NetApp
3 11 (14.29%) SAP
3 11 (14.29%) VMware
4 10 (12.99%) Cisco
5 8 (10.39%) Dell
6 6 (7.79%) Citrix
6 6 (7.79%) HP
7 5 (6.49%) Symantec
7 5 (6.49%) PlateSpin
7 5 (6.49%) Veeam
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle
9 1 (1.30%) Apple
9 1 (1.30%) Juniper
9 1 (1.30%) Informatica
9 1 (1.30%) Cognos
9 1 (1.30%) Siebel
9 1 (1.30%) Isilon
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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