The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 75 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £41,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
IT 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
718 832 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.99% 95.19% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 597 756 820
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Oxford region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Oxford

IT Consultant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM