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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 43 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 75 109 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.93% 6.56% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 6.80% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 68 97 83
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £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
1455 1603 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.66% 96.51% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1398 1471
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 22 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 22 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
(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 -14 35 £45,000 - 2
Banbury +11 15 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Abingdon - 4 £31,750 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 48 (29.09%) Degree
2 44 (26.67%) SQL
3 33 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 28 (16.97%) ERP
5 27 (16.36%) .NET
6 26 (15.76%) Finance
7 23 (13.94%) Java
7 23 (13.94%) ITIL
8 22 (13.33%) SAP
9 21 (12.73%) Project Management
10 20 (12.12%) C#
11 19 (11.52%) PHP
11 19 (11.52%) OO
11 19 (11.52%) Drupal
12 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
13 16 (9.70%) Retail
14 15 (9.09%) SharePoint
15 14 (8.48%) CRM
15 14 (8.48%) B2B
16 13 (7.88%) MVC
16 13 (7.88%) NetApp
16 13 (7.88%) ASP.NET
16 13 (7.88%) Windows
16 13 (7.88%) C++
16 13 (7.88%) JavaScript
16 13 (7.88%) VB.NET
16 13 (7.88%) jQuery
17 12 (7.27%) Product Management
17 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (6.67%) ACCA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (11.52%) Drupal
2 15 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.42%) SAS
4 2 (1.21%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) CMS
5 1 (0.61%) Kentico
5 1 (0.61%) Lync
5 1 (0.61%) Moodle
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.45%) SAP HR
2 8 (4.85%) SAP SD
3 5 (3.03%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.03%) SAP SCM
3 5 (3.03%) SAP LE
3 5 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (3.03%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.03%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 4 (2.42%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.82%) SAP PP
5 3 (1.82%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.61%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
1 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) SAN
2 7 (4.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.24%) Firewall
2 7 (4.24%) Network Security
3 5 (3.03%) LAN
3 5 (3.03%) WAN
4 3 (1.82%) FTP
4 3 (1.82%) HTTP
4 3 (1.82%) SNMP
4 3 (1.82%) SMTP
4 3 (1.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.82%) NAS
5 2 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.21%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.21%) IPsec
5 2 (1.21%) VPN
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) DHCP
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (5.45%) MS Access
4 5 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.82%) Base SAS
5 3 (1.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) MySQL
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.61%) JMeter
2 1 (0.61%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.61%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (0.61%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 26 (15.76%) Finance
2 16 (9.70%) Retail
3 6 (3.64%) Local Government
4 5 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.03%) Marketing
4 5 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) German Language
5 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.36%) .NET
2 13 (7.88%) ASP.NET
2 13 (7.88%) jQuery
3 10 (6.06%) XBRL
3 10 (6.06%) XML
3 10 (6.06%) XSLT
4 1 (0.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) MDX
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.61%) Ajax
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.03%) EqualLogic
4 3 (1.82%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.21%) EPoS
5 2 (1.21%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) GIS
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Open Source
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.88%) Windows
2 3 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Debian
3 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) CentOS
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.97%) ERP
2 23 (13.94%) ITIL
3 21 (12.73%) Project Management
4 19 (11.52%) OO
5 14 (8.48%) CRM
5 14 (8.48%) B2B
6 13 (7.88%) MVC
7 12 (7.27%) Product Management
8 11 (6.67%) PRINCE
8 11 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.45%) Service Delivery
9 9 (5.45%) Migration
9 9 (5.45%) Data Migration
10 8 (4.85%) Business Development
10 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.24%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (3.64%) OOP
13 5 (3.03%) Service Management
13 5 (3.03%) Process Management
13 5 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (26.67%) SQL
2 23 (13.94%) Java
3 20 (12.12%) C#
4 19 (11.52%) PHP
5 13 (7.88%) C++
5 13 (7.88%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.88%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.67%) C
7 9 (5.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.82%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.61%) ABAP
9 1 (0.61%) VBA
9 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (29.09%) Degree
2 11 (6.67%) ACCA
3 9 (5.45%) NCDA
3 9 (5.45%) NCIE
4 8 (4.85%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.03%) MCSE
6 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.03%) MCTS
6 5 (3.03%) MCITP
6 5 (3.03%) VCAP
7 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.82%) CCNA
9 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.61%) CEH
9 1 (0.61%) OSCP
9 1 (0.61%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.24%) vSphere
3 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.03%) XenApp
4 5 (3.03%) XenServer
4 5 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.82%) NFS
6 2 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.24%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.21%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (13.33%) SAP
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.88%) NetApp
4 11 (6.67%) Cisco
4 11 (6.67%) EMC
4 11 (6.67%) VMware
5 9 (5.45%) HP
6 8 (4.85%) Dell
6 8 (4.85%) Citrix
7 7 (4.24%) Veeam
8 5 (3.03%) Oracle
8 5 (3.03%) Symantec
8 5 (3.03%) PlateSpin
9 4 (2.42%) F5
9 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.82%) IBM
11 2 (1.21%) Brocade
11 2 (1.21%) Juniper
12 1 (0.61%) Avaya
12 1 (0.61%) Cognos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago