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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 30 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 32 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.00% 8.70% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.45% 9.06% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 38
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £27,450 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,733 £70,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
496 684 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.06% 95.93% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 451 552 443
Average salary £43,596 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 25 (28.09%) Service Management
2 25 (28.09%) SQL
3 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
4 21 (23.60%) IIS
4 21 (23.60%) ITIL
4 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
5 18 (20.22%) Windows
5 18 (20.22%) Web Services
5 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
6 17 (19.10%) .NET
6 17 (19.10%) C#
6 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET
6 17 (19.10%) Active Directory
6 17 (19.10%) ITSM
7 16 (17.98%) Time Management
7 16 (17.98%) ITIL V2
8 13 (14.61%) Project Management
8 13 (14.61%) Oracle
9 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.36%) Firewall
10 11 (12.36%) Cisco
10 11 (12.36%) Analytics
11 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.24%) CCNP
11 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (10.11%) ETL
12 9 (10.11%) SAP
12 9 (10.11%) Wireless

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 21 (23.60%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (5.62%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
2 9 (10.11%) Wireless
2 9 (10.11%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (6.74%) Unified Communications
3 6 (6.74%) LAN
3 6 (6.74%) WAN
4 3 (3.37%) VPN
4 3 (3.37%) MPLS
5 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.25%) SAN
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (2.25%) TACACS
5 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.25%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (1.12%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (1.12%) NAS
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.12%) FCoE
6 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.12%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.99%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (8.99%) SAP BW
3 8 (8.99%) SAP BI
3 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (8.99%) SAP Data Services
3 8 (8.99%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.12%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.12%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Toad
General
1 28 (31.46%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 5 (5.62%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Law
4 3 (3.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) Web Services
2 17 (19.10%) .NET
2 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.99%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.74%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Service Management
2 21 (23.60%) ITIL
3 17 (19.10%) ITSM
4 16 (17.98%) Time Management
4 16 (17.98%) ITIL V2
5 13 (14.61%) Project Management
6 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.36%) Analytics
8 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (10.11%) ETL
10 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
10 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.99%) SDLC
10 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
11 7 (7.87%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (6.74%) Data Management
12 6 (6.74%) Business Continuity
13 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
13 5 (5.62%) Business Analysis
13 5 (5.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 17 (19.10%) C#
3 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.12%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) CCNP
1 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.62%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) CISSP
4 2 (2.25%) HP ASE
4 2 (2.25%) HP MASE
5 1 (1.12%) AAT
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CISA
5 1 (1.12%) CISM
5 1 (1.12%) CIMA
5 1 (1.12%) CCNA
5 1 (1.12%) MCP
5 1 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.49%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) Oracle
3 11 (12.36%) Cisco
4 9 (10.11%) SAP
5 5 (5.62%) IBM
5 5 (5.62%) VMware
6 3 (3.37%) Splunk
6 3 (3.37%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.37%) HP
7 2 (2.25%) Meraki
7 2 (2.25%) Tripwire
7 2 (2.25%) IronPort
7 2 (2.25%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.12%) Brocade
8 1 (1.12%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.12%) Intel
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Car Allowance, Health Care
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £49389 - £63682 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical, car
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, medical, Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £41535 - £53073 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £49800 - £57000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £29905 - £38212 per annum
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Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £41535 - £53073 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £280 - £300 per day
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Swindon
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Swindon
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