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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 39 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 27 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.35% 7.98% 10.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% 8.25% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 32
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £40,000 £22,875
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
495 497 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.02% 96.69% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 384 382 318
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (33.33%) Finance
2 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.61%) HTML
3 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
4 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 15 (20.83%) IBM
4 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
5 14 (19.44%) .NET
6 13 (18.06%) J2EE
6 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
6 13 (18.06%) CSS
6 13 (18.06%) CRM
7 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 12 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.67%) SAP
7 12 (16.67%) SQL
7 12 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (16.67%) Retail
8 11 (15.28%) VMware
8 11 (15.28%) Java
8 11 (15.28%) Internet
9 10 (13.89%) Project Management
9 10 (13.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (13.89%) Windows
10 9 (12.50%) Degree
11 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 8 (11.11%) EJB
11 8 (11.11%) JSP
11 8 (11.11%) Servlets
11 8 (11.11%) XHTML

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 10 (13.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (9.72%) Lync
5 6 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (8.33%) Content Management Server
6 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.56%) Apache
7 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.17%) SugarCRM
8 3 (4.17%) JBoss
8 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.78%) IIS
9 2 (2.78%) iPlanet
9 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) SAP FI
2 4 (5.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (5.56%) SAP CO
3 3 (4.17%) SalesLogix
3 3 (4.17%) Sage CRM
4 2 (2.78%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.39%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Office 365
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) SaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (1.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.28%) Internet
2 8 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) LDAP
3 4 (5.56%) NAS
4 3 (4.17%) PBX
4 3 (4.17%) VPN
5 2 (2.78%) DNS
5 2 (2.78%) HTTP
5 2 (2.78%) SSL
5 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 2 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.39%) Multicast
6 1 (1.39%) IPsec
6 1 (1.39%) MPLS
6 1 (1.39%) OSPF
6 1 (1.39%) BGP
6 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.78%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (2.78%) Informix
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.39%) Xcode
General
1 24 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (16.67%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.56%) Marketing
6 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.39%) Electronics
8 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.61%) HTML
2 14 (19.44%) .NET
3 13 (18.06%) J2EE
3 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.06%) CSS
4 8 (11.11%) XHTML
4 8 (11.11%) JSP
4 8 (11.11%) Servlets
4 8 (11.11%) EJB
5 6 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (4.17%) XSL
6 3 (4.17%) COM
6 3 (4.17%) Ajax
6 3 (4.17%) SailPoint
7 2 (2.78%) Middleware
7 2 (2.78%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (2.78%) JDBC
8 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.39%) JSON
8 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) FMCG
2 3 (4.17%) Social Media
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) EMV
3 2 (2.78%) AS400
3 2 (2.78%) Tandem
3 2 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.39%) Economics
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) DTV
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) UNIX
3 5 (6.94%) Solaris
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.39%) zOS
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) CRM
2 12 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (13.89%) Project Management
4 8 (11.11%) MVC
5 6 (8.33%) Migration
5 6 (8.33%) Content Management
5 6 (8.33%) Time Management
5 6 (8.33%) Analytics
6 5 (6.94%) Test Management
6 5 (6.94%) Workflow
6 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.94%) Six Sigma
6 5 (6.94%) Process Management
6 5 (6.94%) CMMI
7 4 (5.56%) Service Management
7 4 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (5.56%) Identity Management
7 4 (5.56%) Business Development
7 4 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.17%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.67%) SQL
3 11 (15.28%) Java
4 6 (8.33%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) VBScript
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.39%) Jython
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) MCSE
4 2 (2.78%) CCA
4 2 (2.78%) CISSP
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.78%) ACCA
4 2 (2.78%) CIMA
5 1 (1.39%) CCVP
5 1 (1.39%) MCITP
5 1 (1.39%) PMP
5 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.39%) CCIE
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (2.78%) vSphere
4 2 (2.78%) ACF2
4 2 (2.78%) RACF
4 2 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas File System
5 1 (1.39%) SRDF
5 1 (1.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.39%) NFS
5 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (4.17%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.83%) IBM
3 12 (16.67%) SAP
4 11 (15.28%) VMware
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco
6 7 (9.72%) Oracle
7 4 (5.56%) Sun
7 4 (5.56%) EMC
8 3 (4.17%) CA
8 3 (4.17%) Hitachi
8 3 (4.17%) Novell
8 3 (4.17%) HP
8 3 (4.17%) Siebel
8 3 (4.17%) Brocade
8 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (4.17%) NetIQ
8 3 (4.17%) Sage
9 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
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