The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 56 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 66 171 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.10% 9.66% 7.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.25% 10.04% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 152 97
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1552 1704 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.46% 96.22% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1361 1470 1260
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -34 22 £33,250 -26.11% 2
Abingdon - 16 £33,500 -
Banbury +3 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £18,500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 60 (34.09%) SQL
1 60 (34.09%) Degree
2 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
3 39 (22.16%) .NET
4 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
5 31 (17.61%) Project Management
6 30 (17.05%) Java
7 28 (15.91%) ITIL
8 25 (14.20%) C#
8 25 (14.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (12.50%) PHP
9 22 (12.50%) OO
9 22 (12.50%) Drupal
10 20 (11.36%) B2B
11 19 (10.80%) Cisco
11 19 (10.80%) SharePoint
11 19 (10.80%) Windows
11 19 (10.80%) SAP
11 19 (10.80%) T-SQL
11 19 (10.80%) Finance
11 19 (10.80%) NetApp
12 17 (9.66%) ACCA
12 17 (9.66%) PRINCE
12 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET
12 17 (9.66%) MS Access
12 17 (9.66%) Migration
12 17 (9.66%) Data Migration
12 17 (9.66%) Product Management
13 16 (9.09%) jQuery
13 16 (9.09%) XML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (12.50%) Drupal
2 19 (10.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.70%) SAS
4 3 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.57%) Moodle
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) SAP PP
2 6 (3.41%) SAP HR
3 5 (2.84%) SAP APO
4 4 (2.27%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (1.70%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.70%) SAP PM
6 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.14%) SAP GRC
6 2 (1.14%) SAP MRS
6 2 (1.14%) SAP CS
6 2 (1.14%) SAP PS
6 2 (1.14%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.09%) SAN
2 11 (6.25%) Firewall
3 6 (3.41%) iSCSI
3 6 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.84%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.27%) NAS
5 4 (2.27%) HTTP
6 3 (1.70%) SNMP
6 3 (1.70%) SMTP
6 3 (1.70%) FTP
6 3 (1.70%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.70%) DNS
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (1.14%) Network Security
7 2 (1.14%) IPsec
7 2 (1.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) LAN
8 1 (0.57%) VoIP
8 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (9.66%) MS Access
4 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.70%) Base SAS
8 3 (1.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (1.14%) MySQL
9 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.14%) JMeter
2 2 (1.14%) SilkPerformer
3 1 (0.57%) MorphX
3 1 (0.57%) Selenium
3 1 (0.57%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) WinRunner
General
1 19 (10.80%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Retail
3 8 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.84%) German Language
5 4 (2.27%) Marketing
5 4 (2.27%) Local Government
5 4 (2.27%) Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.16%) .NET
2 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.09%) XML
3 16 (9.09%) jQuery
4 14 (7.95%) XSLT
5 11 (6.25%) XBRL
6 6 (3.41%) MDX
7 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.14%) HTML
8 1 (0.57%) HTML5
8 1 (0.57%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.57%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.57%) Kendo UI
8 1 (0.57%) WCF
8 1 (0.57%) WF
8 1 (0.57%) RESTful
8 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.84%) FlexPod
2 5 (2.84%) EqualLogic
3 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.57%) Open Source
4 1 (0.57%) PMI
4 1 (0.57%) GIS
4 1 (0.57%) Replication
4 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.57%) Symmetrix
4 1 (0.57%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.80%) Windows
2 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.14%) Android
4 2 (1.14%) Linux
4 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.61%) Project Management
2 28 (15.91%) ITIL
3 22 (12.50%) OO
4 20 (11.36%) B2B
5 17 (9.66%) PRINCE
5 17 (9.66%) Migration
5 17 (9.66%) Data Migration
5 17 (9.66%) Product Management
6 16 (9.09%) MVC
7 11 (6.25%) ERP
7 11 (6.25%) CRM
8 8 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (3.98%) Business Analysis
9 7 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.41%) Process Management
10 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.41%) OOP
10 6 (3.41%) Software Engineering
11 5 (2.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (34.09%) SQL
2 30 (17.05%) Java
3 25 (14.20%) C#
4 22 (12.50%) PHP
5 19 (10.80%) T-SQL
6 16 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 16 (9.09%) C++
7 15 (8.52%) JavaScript
8 12 (6.82%) C
9 5 (2.84%) ABAP
10 3 (1.70%) SAS Macro
11 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.57%) VBA
12 1 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 60 (34.09%) Degree
2 17 (9.66%) ACCA
3 12 (6.82%) NCDA
3 12 (6.82%) NCIE
4 9 (5.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.41%) MCITP
5 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.41%) MCSE
6 5 (2.84%) MCTS
6 5 (2.84%) VCAP
6 5 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.84%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.70%) CISM
7 3 (1.70%) CISSP
7 3 (1.70%) CCNA
8 2 (1.14%) CCNP
8 2 (1.14%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.25%) vSphere
3 8 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.41%) XenApp
4 6 (3.41%) XenServer
4 6 (3.41%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.84%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) NetBackup
1 5 (2.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
2 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.80%) NetApp
2 19 (10.80%) SAP
2 19 (10.80%) Cisco
3 15 (8.52%) EMC
3 15 (8.52%) VMware
4 9 (5.11%) HP
4 9 (5.11%) Dell
5 7 (3.98%) Citrix
6 6 (3.41%) Veeam
7 5 (2.84%) PlateSpin
7 5 (2.84%) Symantec
8 4 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.27%) Brocade
8 4 (2.27%) F5
9 3 (1.70%) Oracle
10 2 (1.14%) Juniper
11 1 (0.57%) Informatica
11 1 (0.57%) Cognos
11 1 (0.57%) Siebel
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £42500 - £55000 per annum + Home Working!
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago