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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 19 12 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 60 71 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.14% 13.05% 6.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.93% 13.55% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 31
Average salary £47,304 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.26% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,059 £33,462 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,315 £55,000
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
549 524 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 92.74% 96.32% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 497 436 423
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Swindon

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 35 (36.08%) ITIL
2 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
3 26 (26.80%) ITIL V3
4 25 (25.77%) PowerShell
4 25 (25.77%) .NET
4 25 (25.77%) Web Services
4 25 (25.77%) Active Directory
4 25 (25.77%) Service Management
4 25 (25.77%) ITSM
5 24 (24.74%) Windows
6 21 (21.65%) Degree
7 20 (20.62%) C#
7 20 (20.62%) Finance
8 19 (19.59%) IIS
9 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
9 18 (18.56%) Risk Management
9 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
9 18 (18.56%) ITIL V2
9 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
10 17 (17.53%) SQL
11 15 (15.46%) Oracle
11 15 (15.46%) Project Management
12 14 (14.43%) CISSP
13 13 (13.40%) TCP/IP
13 13 (13.40%) Security Architecture
14 11 (11.34%) Analytics
14 11 (11.34%) Business Continuity
15 10 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (9.28%) ETL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 19 (19.59%) IIS
2 7 (7.22%) iPlanet
3 3 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.09%) Google App Engine
3 3 (3.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.22%) LDAP
2 7 (7.22%) SNMP
3 6 (6.19%) Firewall
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (3.09%) IPsec
4 3 (3.09%) LAN
4 3 (3.09%) MPLS
4 3 (3.09%) Multicast
4 3 (3.09%) Network Security
4 3 (3.09%) RIP
4 3 (3.09%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (3.09%) SSL
4 3 (3.09%) VoIP
4 3 (3.09%) VPLS
4 3 (3.09%) VPN
4 3 (3.09%) WAN
4 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.31%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (9.28%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (9.28%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (9.28%) SAP Data Services
4 7 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.22%) SAP BI
4 7 (7.22%) SAP BW
4 7 (7.22%) SAP HANA
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.06%) BigQuery
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Toad
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.77%) .NET
1 25 (25.77%) Web Services
2 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
2 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.22%) HTML
3 7 (7.22%) SAML
4 1 (1.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.12%) CESG
4 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.03%) Economics
6 1 (1.03%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.12%) Linux
4 2 (2.06%) CentOS
4 2 (2.06%) Fedora
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) ITIL
2 26 (26.80%) ITIL V3
3 25 (25.77%) ITSM
3 25 (25.77%) Service Management
4 18 (18.56%) ITIL V2
4 18 (18.56%) Risk Management
5 15 (15.46%) Project Management
6 13 (13.40%) Security Architecture
7 11 (11.34%) Analytics
7 11 (11.34%) Business Continuity
8 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.28%) ETL
8 9 (9.28%) SIEM
8 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (8.25%) Supplier Management
9 8 (8.25%) Test Strategy
10 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
10 7 (7.22%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.77%) PowerShell
2 20 (20.62%) C#
3 17 (17.53%) SQL
4 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.12%) Java
6 3 (3.09%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) AWK
7 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.06%) sed
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) C++
8 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) Degree
2 14 (14.43%) CISSP
3 7 (7.22%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.15%) CISM
5 4 (4.12%) CCNP
5 4 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.12%) CRISC
5 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) CCIE
7 2 (2.06%) CLAS
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.06%) VCAP
7 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) CEH
8 1 (1.03%) GIAC
8 1 (1.03%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (9.28%) PCI DSS
2 8 (8.25%) COBIT
2 8 (8.25%) ISO22301
2 8 (8.25%) ISO27002
2 8 (8.25%) ISO27005
3 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (25.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.12%) vSphere
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.46%) Oracle
3 9 (9.28%) SAP
3 9 (9.28%) VMware
4 7 (7.22%) Altiris
4 7 (7.22%) Cisco
4 7 (7.22%) DevExpress
4 7 (7.22%) SolarWinds
5 4 (4.12%) Google
5 4 (4.12%) HP
5 4 (4.12%) NetApp
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix
6 3 (3.09%) Juniper
7 2 (2.06%) Apple
7 2 (2.06%) Dell
7 2 (2.06%) Informatica
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.03%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.03%) Splunk
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