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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 61 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 60 75 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.29% 4.80% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 4.91% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 53 65 84
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £65,000 £57,500
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
1351 1527 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.50% 97.76% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1294 1703
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -14 27 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Abingdon +2 13 £90,000 +132.25%
Banbury -3 3 £37,000 -40.80%
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 52 (36.62%) ERP
2 41 (28.87%) CRM
2 41 (28.87%) Finance
3 35 (24.65%) Retail
4 22 (15.49%) Project Management
4 22 (15.49%) SAP
5 21 (14.79%) Microsoft
6 20 (14.08%) E-Commerce
7 15 (10.56%) Cisco
8 14 (9.86%) Degree
8 14 (9.86%) Windows
8 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
8 14 (9.86%) VMware
9 13 (9.15%) IBM
9 13 (9.15%) Business Transformation
10 12 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (8.45%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (7.75%) WAN
12 10 (7.04%) Linux
12 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
12 10 (7.04%) Workflow
12 10 (7.04%) Firewall
12 10 (7.04%) webMethods
12 10 (7.04%) Network Security
12 10 (7.04%) Business Development
12 10 (7.04%) Pega
12 10 (7.04%) Document Management
12 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (7.04%) IBM Blueworks
13 9 (6.34%) Hyper-V

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.11%) Lync
3 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.41%) SAS
4 2 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) Kentico
5 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.82%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (6.34%) SAP SD
3 7 (4.93%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.23%) SAP FI
4 6 (4.23%) SAP HR
4 6 (4.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (4.23%) SAP CO
5 5 (3.52%) SAP SCM
5 5 (3.52%) SAP LE
5 5 (3.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 4 (2.82%) SAP CRM
7 3 (2.11%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (1.41%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.70%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.70%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.04%) IBM Blueworks
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.23%) Office 365
4 3 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) WAN
2 10 (7.04%) Firewall
2 10 (7.04%) Network Security
3 8 (5.63%) SAN
4 6 (4.23%) OSPF
4 6 (4.23%) BGP
4 6 (4.23%) LAN
5 5 (3.52%) SMTP
5 5 (3.52%) Internet
6 4 (2.82%) VPN
6 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.41%) FCoE
8 2 (1.41%) DNS
8 2 (1.41%) Wireless
9 1 (0.70%) IPsec
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.70%) MS Access
2 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.70%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) JIRA
1 2 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (28.87%) Finance
2 35 (24.65%) Retail
3 8 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.63%) Marketing
4 3 (2.11%) Law
4 3 (2.11%) Local Government
4 3 (2.11%) Electronics
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.70%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) French Language
5 1 (0.70%) German Language
5 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) .NET
2 4 (2.82%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) EDI
3 2 (1.41%) Middleware
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Kindle
3 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.11%) DTV
3 3 (2.11%) CESG
4 2 (1.41%) Economics
4 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.41%) Replication
4 2 (1.41%) EPoS
4 2 (1.41%) User Experience
4 2 (1.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.70%) NHS
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 10 (7.04%) Linux
2 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.93%) UNIX
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Debian
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.62%) ERP
2 41 (28.87%) CRM
3 22 (15.49%) Project Management
4 20 (14.08%) E-Commerce
5 13 (9.15%) Business Transformation
6 10 (7.04%) Business Development
6 10 (7.04%) Workflow
6 10 (7.04%) Document Management
7 8 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.63%) Service Management
7 8 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (4.23%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.23%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.23%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (4.23%) ITIL
8 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.23%) Business Continuity
8 6 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (4.23%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.63%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) C
3 2 (1.41%) Python
3 2 (1.41%) Perl
3 2 (1.41%) Ruby
4 1 (0.70%) X++
4 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.70%) PHP
4 1 (0.70%) Tcl
4 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) Java
4 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) Degree
2 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.82%) ACCA
3 4 (2.82%) CCNP
3 4 (2.82%) CIMA
3 4 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.11%) ICAEW
4 3 (2.11%) CCDP
4 3 (2.11%) CISSP
4 3 (2.11%) CCIE
4 3 (2.11%) CIPFA
5 2 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (0.70%) SAS Certification
6 1 (0.70%) CEH
6 1 (0.70%) OSCP
6 1 (0.70%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) ISO 9001
1 6 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.34%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.63%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.52%) vSphere
5 2 (1.41%) Xen
5 2 (1.41%) XenApp
5 2 (1.41%) XenServer
5 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) Legato
1 5 (3.52%) Nagios
1 5 (3.52%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (3.52%) Icinga
2 4 (2.82%) Cacti
3 3 (2.11%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.41%) SELinux
4 2 (1.41%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (15.49%) SAP
2 21 (14.79%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.56%) Cisco
4 14 (9.86%) VMware
5 13 (9.15%) IBM
6 10 (7.04%) webMethods
6 10 (7.04%) Pega
7 7 (4.93%) Veeam
8 5 (3.52%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.52%) Citrix
8 5 (3.52%) HP
8 5 (3.52%) Juniper
8 5 (3.52%) CommVault
9 4 (2.82%) ExactTarget
10 3 (2.11%) Oracle
10 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.11%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.11%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.41%) Open Text
11 2 (1.41%) TIBCO
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Base salary + car allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Prion Cutting Edge
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £5000 flexible benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Home Based
Posted: 19 days ago
Oxford
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago