The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 123 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.25% 0.69% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.71% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Average salary £46,200 £90,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.66% +157.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
IT 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
1554 1406 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.75% 97.37% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1205 1278
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Oxfordshire region.

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

IT 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 IT Consultant within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Abingdon -12 2 £46,400 -48.44%
IT Consultant
South East

IT Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) VCP5
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware