The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 37 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 49 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.51% 5.62% 4.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 5.96% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 39
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £35,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
721 806 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.75% 94.38% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 576 722 803
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Consultant
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Southampton

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 64 (59.26%) VMware
2 58 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (50.00%) MCSE
3 54 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (42.59%) Hyper-V
5 45 (41.67%) Private Cloud
6 44 (40.74%) vSphere
6 44 (40.74%) HP
6 44 (40.74%) Windows
7 43 (39.81%) NetApp
7 43 (39.81%) vCloud
8 42 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 41 (37.96%) Office 365
10 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
11 28 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 27 (25.00%) MCITP
12 27 (25.00%) Firewall
12 27 (25.00%) MCSA
13 25 (23.15%) Cisco
14 23 (21.30%) Citrix
15 21 (19.44%) MS Excel
15 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
17 18 (16.67%) TCP/IP
18 17 (15.74%) Service Management
19 16 (14.81%) CCA
19 16 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
20 15 (13.89%) Thin Client
20 15 (13.89%) Fat Client
20 15 (13.89%) Windows Vista

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (19.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Exchequer
1 1 (0.93%) Lawson
1 1 (0.93%) SAP WM
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.93%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 42 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (37.96%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.00%) Firewall
2 18 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (6.48%) SAN
5 2 (1.85%) DNS
5 2 (1.85%) IPsec
6 1 (0.93%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) NAS
6 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.93%) Intranet
6 1 (0.93%) Extranet
6 1 (0.93%) LDAP
6 1 (0.93%) GSM
6 1 (0.93%) LAN
6 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
5 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.93%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.78%) ERwin
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (4.63%) Retail
1 5 (4.63%) Local Government
2 4 (3.70%) Marketing
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.70%) Games
2 4 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.70%) XML
2 4 (3.70%) SOAP
3 3 (2.78%) Web Services
3 3 (2.78%) HTML
3 3 (2.78%) WCF
4 2 (1.85%) COM
4 2 (1.85%) CSS
4 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.93%) Middleware
5 1 (0.93%) LAMP
5 1 (0.93%) Ajax
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.93%) JSON
5 1 (0.93%) Symfony
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.93%) RESTful
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 45 (41.67%) Private Cloud
2 15 (13.89%) Thin Client
2 15 (13.89%) Fat Client
3 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) IVR
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) GIS
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (40.74%) Windows
2 21 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (13.89%) Windows Vista
4 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.63%) Windows Phone
5 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.85%) Linux
8 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.74%) Service Management
2 6 (5.56%) ITIL
2 6 (5.56%) SDLC
3 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
3 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (4.63%) Project Planning
4 4 (3.70%) Resource Management
4 4 (3.70%) SIEM
4 4 (3.70%) ETL
4 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (3.70%) Project Management
4 4 (3.70%) Information Security
4 4 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 3 (2.78%) ERP
5 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 3 (2.78%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (2.78%) Analytics
5 3 (2.78%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.11%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) C#
3 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 54 (50.00%) MCSE
1 54 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 27 (25.00%) MCITP
3 27 (25.00%) MCSA
4 16 (14.81%) CCA
4 16 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (12.04%) CCNA
5 13 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.56%) Degree
7 4 (3.70%) PCI QSA
7 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.70%) CRISC
7 4 (3.70%) CISA
7 4 (3.70%) CISM
7 4 (3.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) SLA
2 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.78%) HL7
System Software
1 58 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (42.59%) Hyper-V
3 44 (40.74%) vSphere
4 43 (39.81%) vCloud
5 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.85%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.93%) XenApp
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) SCCM
1 2 (1.85%) SCOM
1 2 (1.85%) SCVMM
1 2 (1.85%) Windows Intune
1 2 (1.85%) SCDPM
1 2 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (1.85%) SCSM
2 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (59.26%) VMware
2 44 (40.74%) HP
3 43 (39.81%) NetApp
4 34 (31.48%) Microsoft
5 25 (23.15%) Cisco
6 23 (21.30%) Citrix
7 7 (6.48%) SAP
8 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (3.70%) Business Objects
10 3 (2.78%) Cognos
10 3 (2.78%) Tableau
11 2 (1.85%) F5
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle
11 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.93%) Sage
12 1 (0.93%) ESRI
12 1 (0.93%) Zend
12 1 (0.93%) Veeam
12 1 (0.93%) IBM
12 1 (0.93%) Alteryx
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