The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 41 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 22 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.28% 5.26% 6.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 5.39% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 31
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
485 519 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.36% 97.56% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 398 461 362
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 18 (37.50%) CCNA
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) MCSE
3 14 (29.17%) Citrix
3 14 (29.17%) CCA
3 14 (29.17%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (29.17%) VMware
4 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (16.67%) Finance
6 8 (16.67%) Project Management
7 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
7 7 (14.58%) HTML
7 7 (14.58%) XML
7 7 (14.58%) Windows
7 7 (14.58%) SaaS
7 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) HTML5
7 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
7 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.50%) PKI
8 6 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (12.50%) SAP
8 6 (12.50%) SAN
9 5 (10.42%) Migration
9 5 (10.42%) Firewall

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP PM
2 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
2 4 (8.33%) IaaS
2 4 (8.33%) PaaS
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) NetScaler
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
2 5 (10.42%) Wireless
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 2 (4.17%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
1 7 (14.58%) HTML5
1 7 (14.58%) XML
2 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.08%) Drools
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) PKI
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
1 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Project Management
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.33%) Change Control
5 4 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.25%) Data Management
6 3 (6.25%) Database Security
6 3 (6.25%) Information Management
6 3 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) OWASP
6 3 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.25%) SABSA
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.08%) ERP
8 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) Java
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) CCNA
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (31.25%) MCSE
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (29.17%) CCA
3 14 (29.17%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (10.42%) CCAA
6 4 (8.33%) CCIE
6 4 (8.33%) CCNP
7 3 (6.25%) CEH
7 3 (6.25%) SSCP
8 2 (4.17%) Degree
9 1 (2.08%) CISA
9 1 (2.08%) CISSP
9 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
1 5 (10.42%) XenApp
1 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) Citrix
2 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) SAP
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 5 (10.42%) Juniper
5 4 (8.33%) F5
5 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 3 (6.25%) CA
7 1 (2.08%) Aruba
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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