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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 27 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 43 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.35% 9.36% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 9.57% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £38,400 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
562 491 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.07% 97.81% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 441 437 509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 23 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 38 (38.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (35.35%) ITIL
3 30 (30.30%) Service Management
4 28 (28.28%) ITSM
4 28 (28.28%) Windows
5 22 (22.22%) VMware
6 21 (21.21%) Firewall
6 21 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (20.20%) Cisco
8 19 (19.19%) Active Directory
9 18 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 17 (17.17%) Degree
10 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
11 16 (16.16%) Web Services
11 16 (16.16%) SQL
12 15 (15.15%) .NET
12 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
12 15 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
14 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (12.12%) COBIT
16 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (11.11%) Information Security
17 10 (10.10%) Hyper-V
18 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
18 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
18 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (9.09%) SAN
18 9 (9.09%) CCNP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.08%) IIS
4 5 (5.05%) iPlanet
4 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.02%) Lync
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
1 2 (2.02%) IaaS
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) Firewall
2 15 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.09%) SAN
4 8 (8.08%) DNS
5 7 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.06%) Wireless
6 6 (6.06%) SNMP
6 6 (6.06%) DHCP
6 6 (6.06%) Unified Communications
6 6 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (5.05%) LDAP
7 5 (5.05%) VPN
7 5 (5.05%) Network Security
8 3 (3.03%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.03%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.02%) NAS
9 2 (2.02%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (6.06%) Marketing
2 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.05%) Finance
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.16%) Web Services
2 15 (15.15%) .NET
3 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.05%) SAML
4 5 (5.05%) HTML
5 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.02%) Replication
3 2 (2.02%) RMADS
3 2 (2.02%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.02%) User Experience
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Economics
4 1 (1.01%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.06%) UNIX
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.03%) Linux
7 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.01%) Solaris
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) ITIL
2 30 (30.30%) Service Management
3 28 (28.28%) ITSM
4 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.11%) Information Security
6 7 (7.07%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.07%) Project Management
6 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.06%) Six Sigma
7 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.06%) Use Case
7 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.05%) Scrum
8 5 (5.05%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.04%) Time Management
9 4 (4.04%) Service Desk Management
9 4 (4.04%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.02%) VBScript
5 2 (2.02%) ABAP
6 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 9 (9.09%) CCNP
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.06%) MCSE
6 6 (6.06%) CISSP
7 5 (5.05%) CCIE
8 3 (3.03%) MCP
9 2 (2.02%) CCDP
9 2 (2.02%) SAP Certification
9 2 (2.02%) VTSP
10 1 (1.01%) OSCP
10 1 (1.01%) OSCE
10 1 (1.01%) CEH
10 1 (1.01%) MCTS
10 1 (1.01%) CCNA
10 1 (1.01%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) COBIT
2 7 (7.07%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.01%) BS15000
System Software
1 21 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (19.19%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.10%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.03%) XenApp
4 3 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.02%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.01%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) SCCM
2 5 (5.05%) SCOrch
3 3 (3.03%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.02%) SCOM
4 2 (2.02%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.02%) SCSM
5 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 38 (38.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.22%) VMware
3 20 (20.20%) Cisco
4 8 (8.08%) HP
5 7 (7.07%) IBM
6 6 (6.06%) NetApp
7 5 (5.05%) Altiris
7 5 (5.05%) EMC
7 5 (5.05%) DevExpress
7 5 (5.05%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.03%) SAP
9 3 (3.03%) Citrix
10 2 (2.02%) Juniper
10 2 (2.02%) Dell
10 2 (2.02%) F5
10 2 (2.02%) Trustwave
11 1 (1.01%) McAfee
11 1 (1.01%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
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