The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 36 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 38 58 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.86% 9.32% 5.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 9.54% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 24
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,159
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £36,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,250 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Consultant
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 608 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.52% 97.75% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 475 498 407
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Consultant
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Swindon

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 45 (45.00%) ITIL
2 41 (41.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (37.00%) Service Management
3 37 (37.00%) ITSM
4 26 (26.00%) SQL
5 25 (25.00%) Windows
6 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
8 20 (20.00%) Cisco
9 17 (17.00%) VMware
9 17 (17.00%) PowerShell
10 16 (16.00%) COBIT
10 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (16.00%) Web Services
11 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
12 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
13 13 (13.00%) .NET
13 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (12.00%) Degree
14 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 12 (12.00%) Firewall
14 12 (12.00%) Finance
15 10 (10.00%) CCIE
15 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
16 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (9.00%) HP
16 9 (9.00%) MS Office
16 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 15 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.00%) IIS
4 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.00%) iPlanet
6 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.00%) Lync
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) IaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (12.00%) Firewall
2 8 (8.00%) SAN
2 8 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (7.00%) SNMP
3 7 (7.00%) DNS
3 7 (7.00%) DHCP
4 6 (6.00%) Network Security
5 5 (5.00%) LDAP
5 5 (5.00%) VPN
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.00%) Internet
7 2 (2.00%) Wireless
7 2 (2.00%) LAN
8 1 (1.00%) WAN
8 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.00%) Marketing
4 4 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) Web Services
2 13 (13.00%) .NET
3 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.00%) SAML
4 5 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (1.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.00%) RMADS
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Economics
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) CMDB
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.00%) Linux
5 2 (2.00%) UNIX
5 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.00%) Debian
6 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.00%) ITIL
2 37 (37.00%) Service Management
2 37 (37.00%) ITSM
3 10 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (9.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.00%) Service Desk Management
6 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.00%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.00%) Use Case
8 5 (5.00%) Project Management
8 5 (5.00%) Six Sigma
8 5 (5.00%) Scrum
9 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.00%) Line Management
10 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.00%) Migration
10 3 (3.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.00%) SQL
2 17 (17.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.00%) C#
4 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.00%) VBScript
5 2 (2.00%) ABAP
6 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.00%) Degree
3 10 (10.00%) CCIE
4 8 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.00%) CCNP
6 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.00%) SAP Certification
7 2 (2.00%) MCP
7 2 (2.00%) MCSE
7 2 (2.00%) CCDP
7 2 (2.00%) VTSP
8 1 (1.00%) OSCP
8 1 (1.00%) OSCE
8 1 (1.00%) CEH
8 1 (1.00%) MCTS
8 1 (1.00%) MCSA
8 1 (1.00%) HNC
8 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) COBIT
2 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.00%) XenApp
4 3 (3.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) SCCM
2 5 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.00%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.00%) SCSM
5 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 41 (41.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.00%) Cisco
3 17 (17.00%) VMware
4 9 (9.00%) HP
5 7 (7.00%) IBM
6 6 (6.00%) NetApp
7 5 (5.00%) Altiris
7 5 (5.00%) EMC
7 5 (5.00%) DevExpress
7 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.00%) Citrix
8 4 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.00%) SAP
9 3 (3.00%) Trustwave
10 2 (2.00%) McAfee
10 2 (2.00%) Dell
10 2 (2.00%) Juniper
11 1 (1.00%) BMC
11 1 (1.00%) Sun
11 1 (1.00%) Blue Coat
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