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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 13 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 71 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.66% 7.77% 5.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.32% 8.13% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £33,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £58,550
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
533 492 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.01% 95.53% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 434 433 429
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 17 April 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.48%) Service Management
3 32 (29.63%) Firewall
4 31 (28.70%) Windows
5 26 (24.07%) MS Excel
6 25 (23.15%) ITIL
7 24 (22.22%) .NET
7 24 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 23 (21.30%) IIS
8 23 (21.30%) Cisco
9 22 (20.37%) Web Services
9 22 (20.37%) ITSM
10 20 (18.52%) VMware
10 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 20 (18.52%) C#
11 19 (17.59%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (17.59%) Active Directory
11 19 (17.59%) Degree
11 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (16.67%) CCNP
13 17 (15.74%) Wireless
13 17 (15.74%) Time Management
13 17 (15.74%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (15.74%) ITIL V2
14 16 (14.81%) Information Security
14 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
15 15 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (12.96%) Unified Communications
16 14 (12.96%) SQL
16 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (21.30%) IIS
2 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.63%) SAS
4 3 (2.78%) iPlanet
4 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.63%) Firewall
2 17 (15.74%) Wireless
2 17 (15.74%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 14 (12.96%) Unified Communications
4 9 (8.33%) SAN
5 8 (7.41%) LAN
6 7 (6.48%) WAN
7 6 (5.56%) NAS
8 5 (4.63%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.70%) VPN
9 4 (3.70%) DNS
9 4 (3.70%) SNMP
10 3 (2.78%) LDAP
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.78%) MPLS
10 3 (2.78%) TACACS
10 3 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.22%) .NET
2 22 (20.37%) Web Services
3 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET
4 9 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.78%) HTML
5 3 (2.78%) SAML
6 2 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.93%) Economics
2 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.70%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) UNIX
3 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) Linux
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Service Management
2 25 (23.15%) ITIL
3 22 (20.37%) ITSM
4 17 (15.74%) Time Management
4 17 (15.74%) ITIL V2
5 16 (14.81%) Information Security
6 15 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (12.96%) Project Management
8 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
10 8 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 6 (5.56%) Project Planning
13 5 (4.63%) High Availability
14 4 (3.70%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.52%) C#
2 14 (12.96%) SQL
3 13 (12.04%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (17.59%) Degree
2 18 (16.67%) CCNP
3 12 (11.11%) CISSP
4 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.63%) MCSE
6 4 (3.70%) MCP
7 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.78%) HP ASE
7 3 (2.78%) HP MASE
8 1 (0.93%) CCNA
8 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) MCTS
8 1 (0.93%) HNC
8 1 (0.93%) HND
8 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.70%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) BS15000
System Software
1 19 (17.59%) Active Directory
1 19 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.30%) Cisco
3 20 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (3.70%) HP
5 3 (2.78%) Juniper
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle
5 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.78%) Altiris
5 3 (2.78%) Tripwire
5 3 (2.78%) IronPort
5 3 (2.78%) ProCurve
5 3 (2.78%) DevExpress
5 3 (2.78%) Riverbed
5 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.78%) Splunk
5 3 (2.78%) ArcSight
5 3 (2.78%) Meraki
6 2 (1.85%) F5
7 1 (0.93%) Brocade
7 1 (0.93%) NetApp
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