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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 38 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 34 47 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.50% 11.55% 6.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 11.75% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 23
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
497 400 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.03% 98.28% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 363 305 353
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 January 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (43.53%) Finance
2 24 (28.24%) WebSphere
3 21 (24.71%) SQL
3 21 (24.71%) IBM
4 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 19 (22.35%) HTML
5 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.18%) Java
6 18 (21.18%) J2EE
7 17 (20.00%) Windows
8 16 (18.82%) CSS
9 15 (17.65%) VMware
10 14 (16.47%) Retail
10 14 (16.47%) Degree
10 14 (16.47%) SAP
10 14 (16.47%) UNIX
11 13 (15.29%) Oracle
11 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (15.29%) Internet
12 12 (14.12%) Banking
13 11 (12.94%) MVC
13 11 (12.94%) JSP
13 11 (12.94%) XHTML
13 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
14 10 (11.76%) CRM
14 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
14 10 (11.76%) Linux
14 10 (11.76%) SAN
14 10 (11.76%) Manufacturing
15 9 (10.59%) QA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (28.24%) WebSphere
2 13 (15.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 9 (10.59%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.24%) JBoss
5 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
6 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
7 5 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (5.88%) Tuxedo
7 5 (5.88%) IIS
8 4 (4.71%) Lync
8 4 (4.71%) Apache
8 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.53%) SugarCRM
9 3 (3.53%) SAS
10 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.35%) Content Management Server
10 2 (2.35%) iPlanet
10 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) SPSS
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
4 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (8.24%) SAP CO
1 7 (8.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (8.24%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.53%) SalesLogix
3 2 (2.35%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.18%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Office 365
2 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (1.18%) Yammer
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) Internet
2 10 (11.76%) SAN
3 5 (5.88%) HTTP
4 4 (4.71%) LDAP
5 2 (2.35%) VPN
5 2 (2.35%) DNS
5 2 (2.35%) SSL
5 2 (2.35%) NAS
5 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.35%) Network Security
5 2 (2.35%) Firewall
6 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.18%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.53%) NonStop SQL
4 3 (3.53%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.53%) DB2
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) Informix
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Subversion
1 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.53%) JUnit
1 3 (3.53%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.18%) Xcode
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (43.53%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Retail
3 12 (14.12%) Banking
4 10 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.88%) Marketing
6 4 (4.71%) General Ledger
6 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Electronics
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) HTML
2 18 (21.18%) J2EE
3 16 (18.82%) CSS
4 11 (12.94%) JSP
4 11 (12.94%) XHTML
5 9 (10.59%) .NET
6 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.41%) Servlets
6 8 (9.41%) XML
6 8 (9.41%) EJB
7 6 (7.06%) JDBC
8 4 (4.71%) SailPoint
9 3 (3.53%) JSTL
9 3 (3.53%) Ajax
9 3 (3.53%) JMS
9 3 (3.53%) COM
9 3 (3.53%) XSL
9 3 (3.53%) Struts
10 2 (2.35%) Middleware
10 2 (2.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Tandem
2 3 (3.53%) AS400
2 3 (3.53%) Statistics
2 3 (3.53%) PKI
2 3 (3.53%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) EMV
3 2 (2.35%) Economics
4 1 (1.18%) DTV
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 14 (16.47%) UNIX
3 10 (11.76%) Linux
4 8 (9.41%) Solaris
5 7 (8.24%) AIX
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.18%) zOS
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.94%) MVC
1 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
2 10 (11.76%) CRM
3 9 (10.59%) Analytics
4 8 (9.41%) Six Sigma
4 8 (9.41%) Test Management
4 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.41%) CMMI
5 6 (7.06%) Web Development
5 6 (7.06%) Content Management
6 5 (5.88%) Migration
6 5 (5.88%) Workflow
6 5 (5.88%) Time Management
7 4 (4.71%) Integration Testing
7 4 (4.71%) Service Management
7 4 (4.71%) Process Management
8 3 (3.53%) Logistics
8 3 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.53%) Direct Marketing
8 3 (3.53%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) SQL
2 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.18%) Java
4 6 (7.06%) C
4 6 (7.06%) Perl
5 5 (5.88%) C#
6 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.53%) R
7 2 (2.35%) VBScript
8 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.18%) Jython
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.06%) CCA
2 6 (7.06%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) MCITP
4 4 (4.71%) ACCA
4 4 (4.71%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.71%) CIMA
5 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
5 3 (3.53%) CCNA
5 3 (3.53%) CISSP
6 1 (1.18%) CCVP
6 1 (1.18%) PMP
6 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCNP
6 1 (1.18%) MCSE
6 1 (1.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.71%) vSphere
3 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.53%) RACF
4 3 (3.53%) ACF2
4 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (3.53%) XenApp
4 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.35%) XenServer
5 2 (2.35%) vCloud
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.18%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) SCCM
1 5 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 5 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Novell Identity Manager
3 3 (3.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.18%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) IBM
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.65%) VMware
4 14 (16.47%) SAP
5 13 (15.29%) Oracle
6 6 (7.06%) Sun
6 6 (7.06%) HP
6 6 (7.06%) Citrix
7 5 (5.88%) Cisco
8 4 (4.71%) Siebel
8 4 (4.71%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.53%) CA
9 3 (3.53%) Novell
9 3 (3.53%) Sage
9 3 (3.53%) EMC
9 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.53%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (2.35%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.35%) JD Edwards
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