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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 17 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 74 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.67% 6.34% 13.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.12% 6.69% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 33
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 £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £59,500
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
564 314 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.58% 94.86% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 409 239 228
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -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 £55,000
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 30 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 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 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
2 44 (41.12%) VMware
3 36 (33.64%) Cisco
4 35 (32.71%) HP
5 34 (31.78%) IBM
6 32 (29.91%) MS Excel
7 31 (28.97%) Hyper-V
8 30 (28.04%) Lync
9 29 (27.10%) MS Exchange
9 29 (27.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 28 (26.17%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (26.17%) SCCM
11 27 (25.23%) MCITP
11 27 (25.23%) Migration
12 26 (24.30%) Windows
12 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (23.36%) vSphere
13 25 (23.36%) SQL
13 25 (23.36%) SAN
14 24 (22.43%) Firewall
15 23 (21.50%) Finance
15 23 (21.50%) EMC
16 22 (20.56%) CCNP
16 22 (20.56%) Java
17 21 (19.63%) MCSE
17 21 (19.63%) Time Management
17 21 (19.63%) Office 365
18 20 (18.69%) WebSphere
18 20 (18.69%) HTML
19 19 (17.76%) JavaScript

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (28.04%) Lync
2 29 (27.10%) MS Exchange
3 20 (18.69%) WebSphere
4 16 (14.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (7.48%) SAS
9 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
9 7 (6.54%) IIS
10 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
10 6 (5.61%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
11 4 (3.74%) Tuxedo
11 4 (3.74%) Apache
11 4 (3.74%) iPlanet
11 4 (3.74%) GlassFish
12 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (1.87%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.87%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (29.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.80%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.80%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.87%) SalesLogix
2 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.63%) Office 365
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.36%) SAN
2 24 (22.43%) Firewall
3 14 (13.08%) iSCSI
4 13 (12.15%) DNS
5 12 (11.21%) Wireless
5 12 (11.21%) NAS
6 11 (10.28%) VPN
7 9 (8.41%) Internet
8 8 (7.48%) NetScaler
9 7 (6.54%) HTTP
10 6 (5.61%) Unified Communications
11 5 (4.67%) VLAN
11 5 (4.67%) PBX
12 4 (3.74%) SSL
13 3 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (2.80%) WAN
13 3 (2.80%) LAN
14 2 (1.87%) LDAP
14 2 (1.87%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) DB2
2 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.87%) Informix
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.93%) BODI
4 1 (0.93%) DataStage
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) JUnit
1 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
1 4 (3.74%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (1.87%) Maven
2 2 (1.87%) Subversion
2 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.87%) Hudson
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (21.50%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Retail
3 10 (9.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.80%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.69%) HTML
2 19 (17.76%) CSS
3 17 (15.89%) J2EE
4 12 (11.21%) JSP
4 12 (11.21%) XHTML
5 9 (8.41%) XML
6 8 (7.48%) Servlets
6 8 (7.48%) EJB
7 6 (5.61%) .NET
7 6 (5.61%) EDI
7 6 (5.61%) Web Dynpro
7 6 (5.61%) SAP Smart Forms
7 6 (5.61%) HTML5
8 5 (4.67%) JDBC
9 4 (3.74%) Struts
9 4 (3.74%) Middleware
9 4 (3.74%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (3.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (3.74%) JSTL
10 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.74%) EqualLogic
2 4 (3.74%) Open Source
3 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.87%) EMV
4 2 (1.87%) Replication
4 2 (1.87%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.87%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) AS400
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.93%) Tandem
5 1 (0.93%) Economics
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.30%) Windows
2 12 (11.21%) UNIX
3 8 (7.48%) Solaris
4 5 (4.67%) Linux
5 4 (3.74%) AIX
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) CentOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.93%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.23%) Migration
2 21 (19.63%) Time Management
3 12 (11.21%) E-Commerce
3 12 (11.21%) MVC
4 9 (8.41%) Network Design
5 6 (5.61%) OO
5 6 (5.61%) Workflow
5 6 (5.61%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (4.67%) Content Management
6 5 (4.67%) Web Development
6 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (4.67%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.74%) RAD
7 4 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.74%) Identity Management
7 4 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.80%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.80%) Validation
8 3 (2.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.36%) SQL
2 22 (20.56%) Java
3 19 (17.76%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.61%) ABAP
4 6 (5.61%) Perl
4 6 (5.61%) SAPscript
5 4 (3.74%) Jython
5 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.87%) C
6 2 (1.87%) C#
6 2 (1.87%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.93%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (27.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (26.17%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (25.23%) MCITP
4 22 (20.56%) CCNP
5 21 (19.63%) MCSE
6 17 (15.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (14.02%) NCDA
8 14 (13.08%) NCIE
9 12 (11.21%) CCNA
9 12 (11.21%) VCAP
10 4 (3.74%) Sun Certification
10 4 (3.74%) MCTS
11 3 (2.80%) CIMA
11 3 (2.80%) Degree
11 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.80%) ACCA
11 3 (2.80%) CCA
11 3 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.80%) CCIE
12 2 (1.87%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.93%) QA
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (28.97%) Hyper-V
2 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (23.36%) vSphere
4 18 (16.82%) XenDesktop
4 18 (16.82%) XenApp
5 14 (13.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (9.35%) XenServer
7 9 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (8.41%) Active Directory
8 5 (4.67%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.74%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.80%) vCloud
11 2 (1.87%) NFS
11 2 (1.87%) SRDF
11 2 (1.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.93%) ACF2
12 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.93%) RACF
Systems Management
1 28 (26.17%) SCCM
2 12 (11.21%) SCOM
3 5 (4.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.67%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.74%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.80%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.93%) Puppet
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (42.99%) Microsoft
2 44 (41.12%) VMware
3 36 (33.64%) Cisco
4 35 (32.71%) HP
5 34 (31.78%) IBM
6 23 (21.50%) EMC
7 19 (17.76%) NetApp
8 18 (16.82%) Dell
9 16 (14.95%) Citrix
9 16 (14.95%) Juniper
10 14 (13.08%) SAP
10 14 (13.08%) WatchGuard
11 13 (12.15%) Oracle
12 8 (7.48%) Sybase
13 6 (5.61%) Adobe
14 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
14 5 (4.67%) Symantec
14 5 (4.67%) Sun
14 5 (4.67%) JBoss
15 4 (3.74%) PlateSpin
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