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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 39 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 29 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.79% 9.30% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% 9.49% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,622 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,250 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
578 548 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.54% 98.03% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 448 452 449
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 £29,000 £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 17 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 40 (40.40%) ITIL
2 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 33 (33.33%) Service Management
3 33 (33.33%) ITSM
4 23 (23.23%) Windows
5 22 (22.22%) SQL
5 22 (22.22%) Cisco
6 21 (21.21%) Active Directory
7 20 (20.20%) VMware
8 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
8 19 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (17.17%) MS Exchange
10 17 (17.17%) COBIT
11 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
12 15 (15.15%) Web Services
12 15 (15.15%) Firewall
13 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
13 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP
14 12 (12.12%) .NET
14 12 (12.12%) Degree
14 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (10.10%) CCIE
15 10 (10.10%) Finance
15 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (9.09%) HP
16 9 (9.09%) SAN
16 9 (9.09%) Risk Management
16 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 17 (17.17%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.07%) IIS
4 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.05%) iPlanet
6 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.03%) Lync
7 1 (1.01%) SAS
7 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.07%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) IaaS
3 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) Firewall
2 13 (13.13%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.09%) SAN
4 8 (8.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (7.07%) DHCP
5 7 (7.07%) SNMP
5 7 (7.07%) DNS
6 6 (6.06%) Network Security
7 5 (5.05%) VPN
7 5 (5.05%) LDAP
7 5 (5.05%) Unified Communications
7 5 (5.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.04%) Wireless
9 3 (3.03%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.03%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.02%) NAS
10 2 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.02%) LAN
10 2 (2.02%) Internet
11 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.05%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (10.10%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Marketing
2 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) Web Services
2 12 (12.12%) .NET
3 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.05%) SAML
4 5 (5.05%) HTML
5 1 (1.01%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) FlexPod
4 2 (2.02%) RMADS
4 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.01%) Economics
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Windows
2 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.03%) Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.02%) UNIX
6 1 (1.01%) Debian
6 1 (1.01%) Solaris
6 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.40%) ITIL
2 33 (33.33%) Service Management
2 33 (33.33%) ITSM
3 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.06%) Use Case
5 6 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
5 6 (6.06%) Six Sigma
5 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.05%) Scrum
6 5 (5.05%) Project Management
7 4 (4.04%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.04%) Information Security
8 3 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.22%) SQL
2 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.06%) C#
4 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.02%) VBScript
5 2 (2.02%) ABAP
6 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.12%) Degree
3 10 (10.10%) CCIE
4 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.07%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.06%) CCNP
7 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.03%) MCP
8 3 (3.03%) MCSE
9 2 (2.02%) VTSP
9 2 (2.02%) SAP Certification
9 2 (2.02%) CCDP
10 1 (1.01%) CEH
10 1 (1.01%) CISSP
10 1 (1.01%) CCNA
10 1 (1.01%) HNC
10 1 (1.01%) HND
10 1 (1.01%) MCSA
10 1 (1.01%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) COBIT
2 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.01%) BS15000
System Software
1 21 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 19 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.08%) 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%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.03%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.02%) SCOM
4 2 (2.02%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.02%) SCSM
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.22%) Cisco
3 20 (20.20%) VMware
4 9 (9.09%) 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%) Citrix
8 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.03%) SAP
9 3 (3.03%) Trustwave
10 2 (2.02%) Juniper
10 2 (2.02%) Dell
10 2 (2.02%) McAfee
11 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.01%) Sun
11 1 (1.01%) BMC
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