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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Consultant
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% +6.25%
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
711 682 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.92% 94.46% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 554 612 791
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) iSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MCP

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM