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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 28 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 30 33 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.38% 6.46% 9.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.54% 6.65% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 24
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £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
542 496 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.13% 97.06% 99.08%
Number of salaries quoted 481 361 325
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (26.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) VMware
5 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (18.00%) Presales
6 9 (18.00%) IBM
6 9 (18.00%) MCSE
6 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (18.00%) Citrix
7 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (16.00%) HTML
7 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
7 8 (16.00%) Office 365
8 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (14.00%) MVC
8 7 (14.00%) Retail
8 7 (14.00%) J2EE
8 7 (14.00%) MySQL
8 7 (14.00%) EJB
8 7 (14.00%) CSS
8 7 (14.00%) JSP
8 7 (14.00%) Servlets
8 7 (14.00%) Apache

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (14.00%) Apache
2 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP PP
1 2 (4.00%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.00%) CA PPM
2 1 (2.00%) Maximo
2 1 (2.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (2.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP PS
2 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) Skype
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) DMZ
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) German Language
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 7 (14.00%) EJB
2 7 (14.00%) J2EE
2 7 (14.00%) JSP
2 7 (14.00%) Servlets
2 7 (14.00%) XHTML
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (6.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.00%) Presales
3 7 (14.00%) MVC
4 3 (6.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Ethnographic Research
4 3 (6.00%) Ethnography
4 3 (6.00%) Heuristic Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 3 (6.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (4.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (2.00%) B2B
6 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) CRM
6 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL
6 1 (2.00%) ITSM
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) MCSE
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) MCITP
3 3 (6.00%) CCA
3 3 (6.00%) CCEA
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (6.00%) MCSA
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) ACCA
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
4 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.00%) XenServer
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) VMware
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Citrix
3 9 (18.00%) IBM
4 7 (14.00%) NetApp
5 6 (12.00%) SAP
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco
7 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 3 (6.00%) HP
9 2 (4.00%) AppSense
9 2 (4.00%) Sonus
9 2 (4.00%) Veeam
10 1 (2.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) EMC
10 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.00%) Infor
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