The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 47 50 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 76 80 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.05% 4.65% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 4.76% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 70 89
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1431 1681 1923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.02% 97.79% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1441 1775
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +10 36 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Abingdon - 15 £90,000 - 2
Banbury -3 3 £37,000 -43.07%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 52 (34.44%) ERP
2 42 (27.81%) CRM
2 42 (27.81%) Finance
3 36 (23.84%) Retail
4 24 (15.89%) SAP
5 23 (15.23%) Project Management
6 21 (13.91%) E-Commerce
7 20 (13.25%) Windows
8 18 (11.92%) Microsoft
9 17 (11.26%) Degree
10 16 (10.60%) VMware
11 15 (9.93%) Cisco
12 14 (9.27%) Firewall
12 14 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (8.61%) IBM
13 13 (8.61%) Workflow
13 13 (8.61%) Business Transformation
14 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
14 12 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (7.95%) Network Security
15 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
15 11 (7.28%) WAN
15 11 (7.28%) Business Development
15 11 (7.28%) Hyper-V
16 10 (6.62%) Linux
16 10 (6.62%) SAN
16 10 (6.62%) webMethods
16 10 (6.62%) Document Management
16 10 (6.62%) Dynamics AX
16 10 (6.62%) Pega

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (3.31%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.65%) SAS
2 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.66%) IIS
4 1 (0.66%) CMS
4 1 (0.66%) Drupal
4 1 (0.66%) Kentico
4 1 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.65%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (5.96%) SAP HR
2 9 (5.96%) SAP SD
3 6 (3.97%) SAP FI
3 6 (3.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (3.97%) SAP CO
3 6 (3.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (3.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 5 (3.31%) SAP SCM
4 5 (3.31%) SAP LE
5 4 (2.65%) SAP CRM
5 4 (2.65%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (1.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.32%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.66%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.66%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) IBM Blueworks
2 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.65%) Office 365
4 3 (1.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) Firewall
2 12 (7.95%) Network Security
3 11 (7.28%) WAN
4 10 (6.62%) SAN
5 6 (3.97%) OSPF
5 6 (3.97%) BGP
5 6 (3.97%) LAN
6 5 (3.31%) SMTP
6 5 (3.31%) Internet
7 4 (2.65%) VPN
7 4 (2.65%) iSCSI
7 4 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.32%) FCoE
8 2 (1.32%) DNS
8 2 (1.32%) Wireless
9 1 (0.66%) IPsec
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.66%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.99%) Base SAS
2 3 (1.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) JIRA
1 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (27.81%) Finance
2 36 (23.84%) Retail
3 8 (5.30%) Marketing
4 7 (4.64%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.31%) Banking
6 4 (2.65%) Local Government
7 3 (1.99%) Electronics
7 3 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.32%) Law
9 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Games
9 1 (0.66%) French Language
9 1 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) .NET
2 4 (2.65%) HTML
3 2 (1.32%) EDI
3 2 (1.32%) Middleware
4 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.66%) jQuery
4 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.66%) CSS
4 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.97%) Kindle
3 3 (1.99%) DTV
3 3 (1.99%) CESG
4 2 (1.32%) Replication
4 2 (1.32%) EPoS
4 2 (1.32%) FMCG
4 2 (1.32%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.66%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Economics
5 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.66%) Life Science
5 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.25%) Windows
2 10 (6.62%) Linux
2 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.64%) UNIX
5 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
6 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.44%) ERP
2 42 (27.81%) CRM
3 23 (15.23%) Project Management
4 21 (13.91%) E-Commerce
5 13 (8.61%) Workflow
5 13 (8.61%) Business Transformation
6 12 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.28%) Business Development
8 10 (6.62%) Document Management
9 9 (5.96%) Network Design
9 9 (5.96%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.30%) Service Management
10 8 (5.30%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (4.64%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.64%) Load Balancing
12 6 (3.97%) Business Continuity
12 6 (3.97%) ITIL
12 6 (3.97%) Business Process Improvement
12 6 (3.97%) Mentoring
13 4 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.30%) SQL
2 3 (1.99%) C
2 3 (1.99%) SAS Macro
3 2 (1.32%) Ruby
3 2 (1.32%) C#
3 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.32%) Perl
3 2 (1.32%) PHP
3 2 (1.32%) Python
4 1 (0.66%) Tcl
4 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.65%) MCSE
5 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.99%) CCIE
6 3 (1.99%) CCNP
6 3 (1.99%) CCNA
6 3 (1.99%) CCDP
6 3 (1.99%) CISSP
6 3 (1.99%) ACCA
6 3 (1.99%) CIPFA
6 3 (1.99%) CIMA
6 3 (1.99%) ICAEW
7 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.32%) MCTS
7 2 (1.32%) MCITP
7 2 (1.32%) NCDA
7 2 (1.32%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) ISO 9001
1 6 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.28%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.30%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.64%) vSphere
5 4 (2.65%) XenApp
5 4 (2.65%) XenServer
5 4 (2.65%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.66%) Xen
7 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Legato
1 5 (3.31%) Nagios
1 5 (3.31%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (3.31%) Icinga
2 4 (2.65%) Cacti
2 4 (2.65%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.99%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.32%) SELinux
4 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.32%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (15.89%) SAP
2 18 (11.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.60%) VMware
4 15 (9.93%) Cisco
5 13 (8.61%) IBM
6 10 (6.62%) webMethods
6 10 (6.62%) Pega
7 9 (5.96%) Veeam
7 9 (5.96%) HP
8 7 (4.64%) Citrix
9 6 (3.97%) Juniper
10 5 (3.31%) CommVault
10 5 (3.31%) NetApp
10 5 (3.31%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.65%) F5
11 4 (2.65%) ExactTarget
11 4 (2.65%) Sourcefire
11 4 (2.65%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.99%) Fortinet
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Full benefits package
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