The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 17 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 73 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.46% 6.25% 14.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.87% 6.56% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 52 14 35
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
567 305 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.76% 95.31% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 410 230 232
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Hertfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.86%) VMware
3 36 (34.29%) Cisco
4 35 (33.33%) IBM
4 35 (33.33%) HP
5 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
6 32 (30.48%) Hyper-V
7 30 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (28.57%) Lync
8 28 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 28 (26.67%) SCCM
8 28 (26.67%) MCITP
9 27 (25.71%) Migration
10 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (24.76%) Windows
10 26 (24.76%) SAN
10 26 (24.76%) vSphere
11 25 (23.81%) SQL
11 25 (23.81%) Firewall
12 23 (21.90%) EMC
13 22 (20.95%) CCNP
13 22 (20.95%) Java
13 22 (20.95%) Time Management
14 21 (20.00%) Finance
14 21 (20.00%) MCSE
14 21 (20.00%) Office 365
15 20 (19.05%) HTML
15 20 (19.05%) NetApp
16 19 (18.10%) XenApp

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 30 (28.57%) Lync
2 28 (26.67%) MS Exchange
3 19 (18.10%) WebSphere
4 16 (15.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (7.62%) SAS
9 6 (5.71%) IIS
9 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
10 5 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
10 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
11 4 (3.81%) GlassFish
11 4 (3.81%) Apache
11 4 (3.81%) Tuxedo
11 4 (3.81%) iPlanet
12 2 (1.90%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.90%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.90%) SalesLogix
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.00%) Office 365
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.76%) SAN
2 25 (23.81%) Firewall
3 15 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 13 (12.38%) DNS
5 12 (11.43%) Wireless
5 12 (11.43%) VPN
5 12 (11.43%) NAS
6 8 (7.62%) NetScaler
6 8 (7.62%) Internet
7 6 (5.71%) HTTP
7 6 (5.71%) Unified Communications
8 5 (4.76%) PBX
8 5 (4.76%) VLAN
9 4 (3.81%) SSL
10 3 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.86%) LAN
10 3 (2.86%) WAN
11 2 (1.90%) WLAN
11 2 (1.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) DB2
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.90%) Informix
4 1 (0.95%) DataStage
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.95%) BODI
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.95%) Big Data
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) JUnit
1 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.81%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.90%) Maven
2 2 (1.90%) Hudson
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
3 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Retail
3 8 (7.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) HTML
2 19 (18.10%) CSS
3 16 (15.24%) J2EE
4 12 (11.43%) JSP
4 12 (11.43%) XHTML
5 9 (8.57%) XML
6 8 (7.62%) Servlets
6 8 (7.62%) EJB
7 6 (5.71%) HTML5
7 6 (5.71%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (5.71%) SAP Smart Forms
7 6 (5.71%) .NET
7 6 (5.71%) EDI
8 4 (3.81%) JDBC
8 4 (3.81%) Struts
8 4 (3.81%) JSTL
8 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (3.81%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (3.81%) Middleware
9 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.81%) Open Source
2 4 (3.81%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.90%) Replication
4 2 (1.90%) EMV
4 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.90%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.95%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.95%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.76%) Windows
2 11 (10.48%) UNIX
3 6 (5.71%) Solaris
4 4 (3.81%) Linux
5 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.90%) AIX
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) CentOS
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.71%) Migration
2 22 (20.95%) Time Management
3 12 (11.43%) MVC
3 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
4 9 (8.57%) Network Design
5 6 (5.71%) Workflow
5 6 (5.71%) OO
5 6 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 5 (4.76%) Content Management
6 5 (4.76%) Web Development
7 4 (3.81%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.81%) RAD
7 4 (3.81%) Identity Management
8 3 (2.86%) Validation
8 3 (2.86%) Project Management
8 3 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) SQL
2 22 (20.95%) Java
3 19 (18.10%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.71%) Perl
4 6 (5.71%) ABAP
4 6 (5.71%) SAPscript
5 4 (3.81%) Jython
5 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.90%) C
6 2 (1.90%) C#
6 2 (1.90%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) VB
7 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (26.67%) MCITP
2 28 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (20.95%) CCNP
4 21 (20.00%) MCSE
5 17 (16.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (14.29%) NCDA
7 14 (13.33%) NCIE
8 12 (11.43%) VCAP
8 12 (11.43%) CCNA
9 4 (3.81%) MCTS
9 4 (3.81%) Sun Certification
10 3 (2.86%) Degree
10 3 (2.86%) CCA
10 3 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.86%) CCIE
10 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.90%) IBM Certification
11 2 (1.90%) ACCA
11 2 (1.90%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) SLA
1 1 (0.95%) QA
1 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (30.48%) Hyper-V
2 26 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (24.76%) vSphere
3 19 (18.10%) XenDesktop
3 19 (18.10%) XenApp
4 14 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (10.48%) XenServer
6 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
6 9 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.81%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.90%) NFS
9 2 (1.90%) vCloud
9 2 (1.90%) SRDF
9 2 (1.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.95%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 28 (26.67%) SCCM
2 13 (12.38%) SCOM
3 5 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.81%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.86%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.95%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.95%) Puppet
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
2 45 (42.86%) VMware
3 36 (34.29%) Cisco
4 35 (33.33%) IBM
4 35 (33.33%) HP
5 23 (21.90%) EMC
6 20 (19.05%) NetApp
7 18 (17.14%) Dell
8 17 (16.19%) Citrix
9 16 (15.24%) Juniper
10 14 (13.33%) WatchGuard
11 13 (12.38%) SAP
12 12 (11.43%) Oracle
13 8 (7.62%) Sybase
14 6 (5.71%) Adobe
15 5 (4.76%) Sun
15 5 (4.76%) JBoss
15 5 (4.76%) Symantec
15 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
16 4 (3.81%) PlateSpin
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