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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 47 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 34 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.09% 7.35% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 7.49% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 33
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £40,000 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
653 641 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 97.75% 98.16% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 609 584 753
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Southampton

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (57.89%) Citrix
3 32 (56.14%) Windows
4 31 (54.39%) VMware
4 31 (54.39%) Office 365
5 30 (52.63%) XenApp
5 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (52.63%) SAN
6 28 (49.12%) MCSE
6 28 (49.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (49.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (49.12%) Hyper-V
7 27 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (47.37%) CCA
7 27 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
8 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
9 15 (26.32%) MCSA
10 12 (21.05%) C#
11 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
11 10 (17.54%) Degree
11 10 (17.54%) Time Management
11 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.79%) MS Access
13 7 (12.28%) HTML
14 6 (10.53%) SQL
14 6 (10.53%) Project Management
15 5 (8.77%) Wireless
15 5 (8.77%) CSS
15 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting

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 30 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (54.39%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) AdWords
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) Wireless
3 3 (5.26%) Telepresence
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) MS Access
3 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) SOAP
3 2 (3.51%) WCF
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Social Network
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (56.14%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Time Management
2 6 (10.53%) Project Management
3 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (7.02%) Coaching
4 4 (7.02%) Web Development
5 3 (5.26%) CRM
6 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Display Advertising
6 2 (3.51%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.51%) Migration
6 2 (3.51%) Pay per click
6 2 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.75%) Business Development
7 1 (1.75%) High Availability
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.75%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) C#
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (49.12%) MCSE
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (47.37%) CCA
2 27 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
2 27 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (26.32%) MCSA
4 10 (17.54%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.75%) CISMP
6 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) COBIT
1 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.75%) ISO27002
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (52.63%) XenApp
2 28 (49.12%) Hyper-V
2 28 (49.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.75%) vCloud
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (57.89%) Citrix
3 31 (54.39%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Facebook
5 2 (3.51%) Google
6 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) SAP