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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 24 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 41 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.79% 7.14% 6.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.28% 7.51% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 34
Average salary £38,648 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.06% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,390 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,600 £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
563 506 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.21% 95.11% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 512 434 425
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 41 (36.94%) Microsoft
2 40 (36.04%) Service Management
3 35 (31.53%) Windows
4 32 (28.83%) IIS
5 30 (27.03%) SQL Server
5 30 (27.03%) C#
5 30 (27.03%) .NET
5 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET
5 30 (27.03%) MS Excel
6 29 (26.13%) Web Services
6 29 (26.13%) ITIL
7 28 (25.23%) Active Directory
7 28 (25.23%) ITSM
8 27 (24.32%) Time Management
8 27 (24.32%) ITIL V2
9 23 (20.72%) Finance
10 22 (19.82%) Firewall
10 22 (19.82%) SQL
11 19 (17.12%) Cisco
12 16 (14.41%) Project Management
13 15 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (13.51%) CCNP
13 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
14 14 (12.61%) .NET Framework
14 14 (12.61%) Degree
14 14 (12.61%) Information Security
15 13 (11.71%) PRINCE2
15 13 (11.71%) Wireless
15 13 (11.71%) Cisco ASA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 32 (28.83%) IIS
2 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.60%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.90%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.82%) Firewall
2 13 (11.71%) Wireless
2 13 (11.71%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (9.01%) Unified Communications
4 7 (6.31%) LAN
4 7 (6.31%) WAN
5 5 (4.50%) SAN
6 4 (3.60%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.60%) NAS
7 3 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (2.70%) VPN
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.70%) MPLS
7 3 (2.70%) TACACS
8 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.80%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.80%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.80%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Toad
General
1 23 (20.72%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Retail
3 5 (4.50%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.03%) .NET
1 30 (27.03%) ASP.NET
2 29 (26.13%) Web Services
3 14 (12.61%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.80%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) User Experience
2 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.53%) Windows
2 6 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) Service Management
2 29 (26.13%) ITIL
3 28 (25.23%) ITSM
4 27 (24.32%) Time Management
4 27 (24.32%) ITIL V2
5 16 (14.41%) Project Management
6 15 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (12.61%) Information Security
8 13 (11.71%) Waterfall
8 13 (11.71%) PRINCE2
8 13 (11.71%) SDLC
9 12 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (9.91%) Business Continuity
11 10 (9.01%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (4.50%) Project Planning
14 5 (4.50%) Business Transformation
15 4 (3.60%) Cyber Security
15 4 (3.60%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) C#
2 22 (19.82%) SQL
3 15 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) CCNP
1 15 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (12.61%) Degree
3 10 (9.01%) CISSP
4 3 (2.70%) HP ASE
4 3 (2.70%) HP MASE
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.80%) MCP
5 2 (1.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 28 (25.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.12%) Cisco
3 10 (9.01%) VMware
4 7 (6.31%) Oracle
5 5 (4.50%) IBM
6 4 (3.60%) HP
7 3 (2.70%) Juniper
7 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.70%) IronPort
7 3 (2.70%) ProCurve
7 3 (2.70%) Splunk
7 3 (2.70%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.70%) Meraki
7 3 (2.70%) Tripwire
7 3 (2.70%) SAP
8 2 (1.80%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.80%) F5
8 2 (1.80%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.90%) Intel
9 1 (0.90%) Meru Networks
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