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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 13 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 59 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 11.66% 6.81% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.42% 7.25% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 31 22
Average salary £38,648 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,390 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £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
475 469 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.87% 93.99% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 413 416 402
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,500
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 22 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 41 (35.04%) Service Management
3 37 (31.62%) Windows
4 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
5 32 (27.35%) IIS
6 30 (25.64%) SQL Server
6 30 (25.64%) C#
6 30 (25.64%) .NET
6 30 (25.64%) ASP.NET
6 30 (25.64%) ITIL
7 29 (24.79%) Web Services
7 29 (24.79%) ITSM
8 28 (23.93%) Active Directory
9 27 (23.08%) Firewall
9 27 (23.08%) Time Management
9 27 (23.08%) ITIL V2
10 21 (17.95%) Finance
10 21 (17.95%) Cisco
11 17 (14.53%) CCNP
11 17 (14.53%) SQL
11 17 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (13.68%) Project Management
12 16 (13.68%) Wireless
12 16 (13.68%) Information Security
12 16 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
13 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (11.97%) VMware
14 14 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (27.35%) IIS
2 11 (9.40%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.27%) SAS
4 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.85%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.08%) Firewall
2 16 (13.68%) Wireless
2 16 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 7 (5.98%) LAN
4 7 (5.98%) WAN
5 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.27%) iSCSI
6 5 (4.27%) SAN
6 5 (4.27%) NAS
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.56%) VPN
7 3 (2.56%) MPLS
7 3 (2.56%) TACACS
7 3 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (1.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.71%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 10 (8.55%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.56%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.64%) .NET
1 30 (25.64%) ASP.NET
2 29 (24.79%) Web Services
3 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) UNIX
3 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.04%) Service Management
2 30 (25.64%) ITIL
3 29 (24.79%) ITSM
4 27 (23.08%) Time Management
4 27 (23.08%) ITIL V2
5 16 (13.68%) Project Management
5 16 (13.68%) Information Security
6 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 13 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 12 (10.26%) Business Continuity
10 10 (8.55%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.13%) Project Planning
14 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (4.27%) High Availability
14 5 (4.27%) Business Transformation
15 4 (3.42%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.64%) C#
2 17 (14.53%) SQL
3 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) CCNP
1 17 (14.53%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (11.97%) Degree
3 12 (10.26%) CISSP
4 5 (4.27%) MCSE
4 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.56%) MCP
5 3 (2.56%) HP ASE
5 3 (2.56%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) COBIT
3 1 (0.85%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) BS15000
System Software
1 28 (23.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.40%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.95%) Cisco
3 14 (11.97%) VMware
4 5 (4.27%) IBM
5 4 (3.42%) HP
6 3 (2.56%) Tripwire
6 3 (2.56%) IronPort
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle
6 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.56%) Juniper
6 3 (2.56%) Meraki
6 3 (2.56%) Splunk
6 3 (2.56%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.56%) Riverbed
6 3 (2.56%) ProCurve
7 2 (1.71%) F5
8 1 (0.85%) Brocade
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Meru Networks
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