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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 19 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 72 49 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 9.82% 7.87% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.17% 8.07% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 23
Average salary £54,290 £47,500 £48,555
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £63,500 £72,500
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
708 607 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.59% 97.43% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 570 497 421
Average salary £38,500 £38,088 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.08% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,175 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 50 (46.73%) ITIL
2 46 (42.99%) Service Management
2 46 (42.99%) ITSM
3 36 (33.64%) SQL
3 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
4 29 (27.10%) Active Directory
5 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
6 19 (17.76%) Web Services
6 19 (17.76%) Windows
7 17 (15.89%) Cisco
7 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (14.02%) Service Desk Management
8 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
9 14 (13.08%) MS Office
9 14 (13.08%) PowerShell
10 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (12.15%) Finance
10 13 (12.15%) COBIT
11 11 (10.28%) VMware
11 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (9.35%) MS Exchange
12 10 (9.35%) CCIE
13 9 (8.41%) .NET
13 9 (8.41%) SAP
13 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
13 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (8.41%) SAP GRC
13 9 (8.41%) SAP Security
14 8 (7.48%) C#

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (9.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.54%) IIS
4 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.80%) Lync
5 3 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.87%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Office
2 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.41%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) IaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (5.61%) Firewall
2 6 (5.61%) Network Security
3 5 (4.67%) DHCP
3 5 (4.67%) DNS
4 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.74%) VPN
5 3 (2.80%) SNMP
5 3 (2.80%) SAN
5 3 (2.80%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.87%) LDAP
7 1 (0.93%) Internet
7 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.80%) MySQL
3 3 (2.80%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Ant
1 3 (2.80%) JUnit
1 3 (2.80%) Maven
1 3 (2.80%) Selenium
1 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.80%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.93%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (12.15%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Marketing
3 4 (3.74%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.76%) Web Services
2 9 (8.41%) .NET
3 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.61%) HTML
5 4 (3.74%) XML
6 3 (2.80%) XSLT
6 3 (2.80%) JMS
6 3 (2.80%) Java RMI
6 3 (2.80%) JAXB
6 3 (2.80%) Spring
6 3 (2.80%) JSF
6 3 (2.80%) JNDI
6 3 (2.80%) Spring MVC
6 3 (2.80%) FreeMarker
6 3 (2.80%) Spring Security
6 3 (2.80%) YUI
6 3 (2.80%) jQuery
6 3 (2.80%) JMX
6 3 (2.80%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.74%) FlexPod
2 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.87%) Replication
3 2 (1.87%) RMADS
4 1 (0.93%) CMDB
4 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.76%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) Linux
4 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) UNIX
5 1 (0.93%) CentOS
5 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.93%) Debian
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.73%) ITIL
2 46 (42.99%) Service Management
2 46 (42.99%) ITSM
3 15 (14.02%) Service Desk Management
3 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
4 9 (8.41%) SAP Security
4 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
4 9 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.61%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.61%) Use Case
6 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.67%) Project Management
7 4 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.80%) Unit Testing
8 3 (2.80%) Migration
8 3 (2.80%) Information Security
8 3 (2.80%) Change Control
8 3 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (1.87%) Time Management
9 2 (1.87%) CRAMM
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.64%) SQL
2 14 (13.08%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.48%) C#
4 7 (6.54%) ABAP
5 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.80%) Java
6 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.87%) VBScript
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.35%) CCIE
3 8 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.54%) Degree
4 7 (6.54%) SAP Certification
5 4 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.87%) CCNP
6 2 (1.87%) CCDP
6 2 (1.87%) VTSP
7 1 (0.93%) OSCP
7 1 (0.93%) OSCE
7 1 (0.93%) MCP
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
7 1 (0.93%) CEH
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) COBIT
2 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (27.10%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.80%) XenApp
4 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.80%) SCCM
2 3 (2.80%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.87%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.93%) SCSM
4 1 (0.93%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) Cisco
3 11 (10.28%) VMware
4 9 (8.41%) SAP
5 8 (7.48%) HP
6 7 (6.54%) IBM
7 5 (4.67%) EMC
7 5 (4.67%) NetApp
8 4 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.74%) Oracle
8 4 (3.74%) Citrix
9 3 (2.80%) JBoss
9 3 (2.80%) Sun
9 3 (2.80%) Trustwave
10 2 (1.87%) McAfee
10 2 (1.87%) DevExpress
10 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.87%) Dell
10 2 (1.87%) Juniper
10 2 (1.87%) Altiris
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 17 days ago
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