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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 41 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 78 106 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.26% 6.28% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 6.51% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 72 94 89
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,850 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1409 1629 1648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.07% 96.50% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1413 1515
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
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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 -5 40 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Banbury +9 13 £45,000 +5.88%
Abingdon - 4 £31,750 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 44 (27.33%) Degree
2 36 (22.36%) SQL
3 33 (20.50%) ERP
4 27 (16.77%) Finance
5 26 (16.15%) SQL Server
6 24 (14.91%) SAP
7 22 (13.66%) .NET
8 21 (13.04%) ITIL
8 21 (13.04%) Project Management
9 18 (11.18%) C#
9 18 (11.18%) Java
9 18 (11.18%) Retail
10 17 (10.56%) Drupal
10 17 (10.56%) PHP
10 17 (10.56%) OO
11 16 (9.94%) CRM
12 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
13 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
13 13 (8.07%) Windows
13 13 (8.07%) NetApp
13 13 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (7.45%) JavaScript
14 12 (7.45%) B2B
14 12 (7.45%) Cisco
14 12 (7.45%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.45%) jQuery
15 11 (6.83%) VMware
15 11 (6.83%) EMC
15 11 (6.83%) C++
15 11 (6.83%) VB.NET

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (10.56%) Drupal
2 13 (8.07%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.48%) SAS
4 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) CMS
5 1 (0.62%) Moodle
5 1 (0.62%) Kentico
5 1 (0.62%) Lync
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.59%) SAP HR
2 8 (4.97%) SAP SD
3 7 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (3.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 5 (3.11%) SAP SCM
4 5 (3.11%) SAP LE
4 5 (3.11%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (3.11%) SAP CO
4 5 (3.11%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.48%) SAP GRC
5 4 (2.48%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (1.86%) SAP PP
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.24%) SAP CRM
7 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.62%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) SaaS
1 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) SAN
2 8 (4.97%) Firewall
3 7 (4.35%) Network Security
3 7 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.11%) LAN
4 5 (3.11%) WAN
5 3 (1.86%) SMTP
5 3 (1.86%) VPN
5 3 (1.86%) FTP
5 3 (1.86%) HTTP
5 3 (1.86%) SNMP
5 3 (1.86%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.86%) NAS
6 2 (1.24%) IPsec
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.62%) Wireless
7 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.11%) MS Access
2 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.86%) Base SAS
3 3 (1.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.62%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.62%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.62%) JMeter
2 1 (0.62%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (0.62%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 27 (16.77%) Finance
2 18 (11.18%) Retail
3 6 (3.73%) Local Government
4 5 (3.11%) Marketing
4 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.11%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Law
5 1 (0.62%) German Language
5 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.66%) .NET
2 12 (7.45%) jQuery
3 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.35%) XML
4 7 (4.35%) XSLT
4 7 (4.35%) XBRL
5 1 (0.62%) Middleware
5 1 (0.62%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.62%) Ajax
5 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.62%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.11%) EqualLogic
4 3 (1.86%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.24%) EPoS
5 2 (1.24%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) CESG
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Open Source
6 1 (0.62%) GIS
6 1 (0.62%) Kindle
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.07%) Windows
2 3 (1.86%) Linux
3 1 (0.62%) Debian
3 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.62%) Android
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) CentOS
3 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.50%) ERP
2 21 (13.04%) ITIL
2 21 (13.04%) Project Management
3 17 (10.56%) OO
4 16 (9.94%) CRM
5 12 (7.45%) E-Commerce
5 12 (7.45%) B2B
6 11 (6.83%) MVC
7 10 (6.21%) Product Management
8 9 (5.59%) Business Development
8 9 (5.59%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.59%) PRINCE
9 7 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (3.73%) OOP
11 5 (3.11%) Process Management
11 5 (3.11%) Service Management
11 5 (3.11%) Business Continuity
11 5 (3.11%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.36%) SQL
2 18 (11.18%) C#
2 18 (11.18%) Java
3 17 (10.56%) PHP
4 12 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 11 (6.83%) C++
5 11 (6.83%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.97%) C
7 5 (3.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.86%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.62%) ABAP
9 1 (0.62%) VBA
9 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (27.33%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) NCDA
2 9 (5.59%) NCIE
2 9 (5.59%) ACCA
3 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.11%) MCTS
5 5 (3.11%) MCITP
5 5 (3.11%) VCAP
5 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.11%) MCSE
6 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.86%) CCNA
8 1 (0.62%) CCDP
8 1 (0.62%) CISSP
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.62%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.35%) vSphere
3 6 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.11%) XenApp
4 5 (3.11%) XenServer
4 5 (3.11%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.11%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.86%) NFS
6 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.11%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.24%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (14.91%) SAP
2 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (8.07%) NetApp
4 12 (7.45%) Cisco
5 11 (6.83%) EMC
5 11 (6.83%) VMware
6 9 (5.59%) HP
7 8 (4.97%) Dell
7 8 (4.97%) Citrix
8 7 (4.35%) Veeam
9 5 (3.11%) PlateSpin
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle
9 5 (3.11%) Symantec
10 4 (2.48%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.48%) F5
11 3 (1.86%) IBM
12 2 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.24%) Juniper
12 2 (1.24%) Sourcefire
12 2 (1.24%) Brocade
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Travel Allowance & Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £58000 Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens.
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago