The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 38 21 38
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 37 62 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.42% 11.63% 5.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 11.81% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 21
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
555 525 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.35% 98.50% 93.28%
Number of salaries quoted 453 379 265
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Watford region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Watford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Watford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 33 (40.74%) HTML
2 31 (38.27%) CSS
3 24 (29.63%) SQL
4 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.40%) IBM
5 22 (27.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 22 (27.16%) WebSphere
6 21 (25.93%) MVC
6 21 (25.93%) JSP
6 21 (25.93%) Java
6 21 (25.93%) XHTML
7 19 (23.46%) Windows
8 16 (19.75%) Oracle
8 16 (19.75%) Finance
9 15 (18.52%) SAP
9 15 (18.52%) Linux
10 14 (17.28%) IIS
10 14 (17.28%) UNIX
10 14 (17.28%) Web Services
10 14 (17.28%) XML
10 14 (17.28%) Content Management
11 13 (16.05%) Subversion
11 13 (16.05%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (16.05%) Spring
11 13 (16.05%) Sun Certification
11 13 (16.05%) Struts
11 13 (16.05%) AIX
11 13 (16.05%) Solaris
11 13 (16.05%) JDBC
11 13 (16.05%) MySQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (27.16%) WebSphere Application Server
1 22 (27.16%) WebSphere
2 14 (17.28%) IIS
3 13 (16.05%) Apache
3 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
3 13 (16.05%) IBM HTTP Server
3 13 (16.05%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (6.17%) Lync
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.23%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Photoshop
1 10 (12.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (13.58%) SAP SD
2 7 (8.64%) SAP BPC
3 6 (7.41%) SAP HCM
3 6 (7.41%) SAP FI-AP
3 6 (7.41%) SAP FI-AR
3 6 (7.41%) SAP FI
3 6 (7.41%) SAP PS
3 6 (7.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (7.41%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.47%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.23%) Maximo
5 1 (1.23%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Office 365
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.94%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) HTTP
2 8 (9.88%) Internet
3 6 (7.41%) SAN
3 6 (7.41%) Firewall
4 5 (6.17%) PBX
4 5 (6.17%) NAS
4 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.47%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.23%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless
6 1 (1.23%) VLAN
6 1 (1.23%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.23%) Network Security
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) MySQL
1 13 (16.05%) DB2
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.17%) Big Data
4 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) JUnit
1 13 (16.05%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 13 (16.05%) Eclipse
1 13 (16.05%) Subversion
1 13 (16.05%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Retail
3 11 (13.58%) Marketing
4 6 (7.41%) Banking
5 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.47%) Electronics
6 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) HTML
2 31 (38.27%) CSS
3 21 (25.93%) JSP
3 21 (25.93%) XHTML
4 14 (17.28%) Web Services
4 14 (17.28%) XML
5 13 (16.05%) Struts
5 13 (16.05%) JMS
5 13 (16.05%) Spring
5 13 (16.05%) JSTL
5 13 (16.05%) Spring MVC
5 13 (16.05%) JDBC
5 13 (16.05%) REST
6 10 (12.35%) HTML5
7 8 (9.88%) EJB
7 8 (9.88%) Servlets
7 8 (9.88%) J2EE
8 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.94%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.47%) DTV
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Windows
2 15 (18.52%) Linux
3 14 (17.28%) UNIX
4 13 (16.05%) AIX
4 13 (16.05%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) MVC
2 14 (17.28%) Content Management
3 13 (16.05%) Web Development
3 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (16.05%) RAD
3 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.41%) CRM
4 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.41%) Time Management
5 5 (6.17%) Project Management
5 5 (6.17%) ITSM
6 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.94%) Service Management
6 4 (4.94%) Mobile Commerce
6 4 (4.94%) Business Development
6 4 (4.94%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL
7 3 (3.70%) Migration
8 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.47%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) SQL
2 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.93%) Java
4 13 (16.05%) Bash Shell
4 13 (16.05%) Perl
5 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.47%) ABAP
6 2 (2.47%) C#
7 1 (1.23%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Sun Certification
2 6 (7.41%) ACCA
3 5 (6.17%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.47%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.47%) JNCIP
5 2 (2.47%) MCITP
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) CCA
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CCEA
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) CCSP
6 1 (1.23%) CCNP
6 1 (1.23%) CCNA
6 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.70%) XenApp
2 3 (3.70%) XenServer
2 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) NFS
4 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.23%) SRDF
4 1 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.23%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (1.23%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.23%) SnapVault
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.23%) Nessus
3 1 (1.23%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) IBM
2 16 (19.75%) Oracle
3 15 (18.52%) SAP
4 13 (16.05%) Sun
5 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.11%) Cisco
6 9 (11.11%) VMware
7 5 (6.17%) Brocade
7 5 (6.17%) Hitachi
8 3 (3.70%) NetApp
8 3 (3.70%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) EMC
8 3 (3.70%) Citrix
8 3 (3.70%) Juniper
9 2 (2.47%) Symantec
10 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.23%) Dell
10 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.23%) IronPort
10 1 (1.23%) Infor
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