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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 64 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 47 84 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.36% 5.48% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 5.63% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 41 74 87
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £36,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1348 1491 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.42% 97.32% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1239 1537
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -16 24 £53,750 +7.50% 3
Abingdon -6 7 £90,000 +100.00%
Witney +7 1 £40,500 -37.69%
Banbury -4 1 £36,500 -19.33%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 43 (31.62%) ERP
2 39 (28.68%) CRM
3 35 (25.74%) Retail
4 33 (24.26%) Finance
5 28 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 22 (16.18%) Project Management
7 21 (15.44%) Degree
8 19 (13.97%) E-Commerce
8 19 (13.97%) SAP
9 18 (13.24%) MS Excel
10 15 (11.03%) Cisco
11 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
12 13 (9.56%) VMware
12 13 (9.56%) Business Transformation
13 12 (8.82%) SQL
13 12 (8.82%) Windows
14 11 (8.09%) Dynamics AX
14 11 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (7.35%) Firewall
15 10 (7.35%) Workflow
15 10 (7.35%) webMethods
15 10 (7.35%) IBM
15 10 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (7.35%) Pega
15 10 (7.35%) Document Management
15 10 (7.35%) IBM Blueworks
16 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (6.62%) Dynamics NAV
16 9 (6.62%) Marketing
16 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (3.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.21%) Lync
2 3 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.47%) IIS
3 2 (1.47%) SAS
3 2 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.68%) MS Office
3 4 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (6.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (3.68%) SAP SD
4 4 (2.94%) SAP CRM
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.47%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.47%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.47%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.47%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.47%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.74%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.74%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.74%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.74%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.74%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.35%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.41%) Office 365
4 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) Firewall
2 8 (5.88%) SAN
3 7 (5.15%) WAN
4 6 (4.41%) Network Security
4 6 (4.41%) OSPF
4 6 (4.41%) BGP
5 5 (3.68%) SMTP
5 5 (3.68%) Internet
6 4 (2.94%) VPN
6 4 (2.94%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.47%) FCoE
8 2 (1.47%) LAN
9 1 (0.74%) WLAN
9 1 (0.74%) SNMP
9 1 (0.74%) DNS
9 1 (0.74%) NAS
9 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (3.68%) MS Access
2 5 (3.68%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.47%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.47%) JIRA
2 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (25.74%) Retail
2 33 (24.26%) Finance
3 9 (6.62%) Marketing
4 8 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.21%) Local Government
5 3 (2.21%) Electronics
5 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (3.68%) .NET
2 5 (3.68%) CSS
3 2 (1.47%) EDI
3 2 (1.47%) Middleware
3 2 (1.47%) CSS3
4 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.74%) Web Services
4 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Data Structures
3 6 (4.41%) Kindle
4 5 (3.68%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.21%) CESG
5 3 (2.21%) DTV
5 3 (2.21%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.47%) FMCG
6 2 (1.47%) Economics
6 2 (1.47%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.74%) Life Science
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.82%) Windows
2 9 (6.62%) Linux
2 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (5.15%) UNIX
3 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.62%) ERP
2 39 (28.68%) CRM
3 22 (16.18%) Project Management
4 19 (13.97%) E-Commerce
5 13 (9.56%) Business Transformation
6 10 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (7.35%) Workflow
6 10 (7.35%) Document Management
7 9 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.88%) Analytics
8 8 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (4.41%) Business Development
9 6 (4.41%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.41%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (4.41%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (4.41%) Network Design
9 6 (4.41%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.82%) SQL
2 3 (2.21%) C
3 2 (1.47%) Python
3 2 (1.47%) Perl
3 2 (1.47%) Ruby
4 1 (0.74%) X++
4 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
4 1 (0.74%) Tcl
4 1 (0.74%) C#
4 1 (0.74%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (15.44%) Degree
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.94%) ACCA
3 4 (2.94%) CCNP
3 4 (2.94%) CIMA
3 4 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.21%) ICAEW
4 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.21%) CCDP
4 3 (2.21%) CISSP
4 3 (2.21%) CCIE
4 3 (2.21%) CIPFA
5 2 (1.47%) MCSE
6 1 (0.74%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
2 6 (4.41%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.68%) vSphere
5 2 (1.47%) Xen
5 2 (1.47%) XenApp
5 2 (1.47%) XenServer
5 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) Legato
1 5 (3.68%) Nagios
1 5 (3.68%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (3.68%) Icinga
2 4 (2.94%) Cacti
3 3 (2.21%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.47%) SELinux
5 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.74%) Ansible
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 28 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.97%) SAP
3 15 (11.03%) Cisco
4 13 (9.56%) VMware
5 10 (7.35%) webMethods
5 10 (7.35%) IBM
5 10 (7.35%) Pega
6 5 (3.68%) Veeam
6 5 (3.68%) Logi Analytics
6 5 (3.68%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.68%) Tableau
6 5 (3.68%) HP
6 5 (3.68%) Juniper
6 5 (3.68%) CommVault
7 4 (2.94%) ExactTarget
8 3 (2.21%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.21%) Sourcefire
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle
8 3 (2.21%) Citrix
9 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Consulting Point
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Resourcing People
Salary: Negotiable based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: Excellent salary and package dependent upon experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance, Bonus, Home working
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Car Allowance
Posted: 10 days ago