The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 63 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 22 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.91% 5.37% 5.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 5.43% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 41
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median 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
742 774 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.15% 98.98% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 695 586 802
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 24 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 53 (80.30%) VMware
2 52 (78.79%) Office 365
3 39 (59.09%) Citrix
4 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 36 (54.55%) Windows
6 35 (53.03%) XenApp
6 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (51.52%) MCSE
7 34 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (46.97%) SAN
9 31 (46.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (45.45%) Hyper-V
11 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
11 28 (42.42%) HP
12 27 (40.91%) Windows Server
13 26 (39.39%) MS Excel
13 26 (39.39%) XenDesktop
14 25 (37.88%) vSphere
15 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
15 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (31.82%) Private Cloud
16 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
16 21 (31.82%) vCloud
16 21 (31.82%) NetApp
17 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 17 (25.76%) Cisco
19 16 (24.24%) MCSA
20 14 (21.21%) CCNA
20 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (39.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 52 (78.79%) Office 365
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.97%) SAN
2 7 (10.61%) Firewall
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (6.06%) Military
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) DCOM
2 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Economics
4 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (40.91%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Service Management
2 3 (4.55%) Performance Testing
2 3 (4.55%) Presales
2 3 (4.55%) Project Management
2 3 (4.55%) Quality Management
2 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
2 3 (4.55%) Test Management
2 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
3 2 (3.03%) Business Development
3 2 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (3.03%) Information Security
3 2 (3.03%) Open Source
3 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.52%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (1.52%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) MCSE
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (30.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (24.24%) MCSA
4 14 (21.21%) CCNA
4 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (16.67%) MCITP
6 9 (13.64%) CCA
6 9 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (7.58%) Degree
8 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.55%) CCDA
9 3 (4.55%) CCDP
9 3 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (53.03%) XenApp
2 31 (46.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
5 26 (39.39%) XenDesktop
6 25 (37.88%) vSphere
7 21 (31.82%) vCloud
Vendors
1 53 (80.30%) VMware
2 39 (59.09%) Citrix
3 38 (57.58%) Microsoft
4 28 (42.42%) HP
5 21 (31.82%) NetApp
6 17 (25.76%) Cisco
7 4 (6.06%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.55%) Capita
8 3 (4.55%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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