The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 26 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 78 86 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.00% 8.63% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.32% 9.06% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 57 80 34
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1066 949 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.69% 95.28% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 856 830 892
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Wiltshire region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +6 66 £45,500 +1.11% 5
Chippenham -3 2 £40,000 +11.11% 2
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 43 (33.86%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.92%) Windows
2 38 (29.92%) Firewall
3 35 (27.56%) VMware
4 32 (25.20%) Service Management
5 31 (24.41%) Cisco
6 29 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (20.47%) MS Exchange
8 25 (19.69%) ITIL
9 24 (18.90%) Active Directory
10 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
11 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
11 22 (17.32%) ITSM
12 21 (16.54%) TCP/IP
13 20 (15.75%) .NET
14 19 (14.96%) IIS
14 19 (14.96%) Hyper-V
14 19 (14.96%) Degree
15 18 (14.17%) Web Services
16 17 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (13.39%) Information Security
17 16 (12.60%) CCNP
18 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
18 15 (11.81%) C#
18 15 (11.81%) Wireless
18 15 (11.81%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (11.02%) PowerShell
19 14 (11.02%) Technical Architecture
19 14 (11.02%) SAN
20 13 (10.24%) SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 26 (20.47%) MS Exchange
2 19 (14.96%) IIS
3 5 (3.94%) SAS
3 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.36%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.15%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (3.15%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.57%) SAP PS
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.57%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.57%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (1.57%) SAP FI-AR
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.79%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.92%) Firewall
2 21 (16.54%) TCP/IP
3 15 (11.81%) Wireless
3 15 (11.81%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (11.02%) SAN
5 13 (10.24%) Unified Communications
6 11 (8.66%) NAS
7 9 (7.09%) DNS
8 8 (6.30%) WAN
9 6 (4.72%) LAN
10 5 (3.94%) DHCP
10 5 (3.94%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.15%) SNMP
12 3 (2.36%) LDAP
12 3 (2.36%) VPN
12 3 (2.36%) VoIP
12 3 (2.36%) VLAN
12 3 (2.36%) Multicast
13 2 (1.57%) Software-Defined Networking
13 2 (1.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (10.24%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 4 (3.15%) German Language
3 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.15%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.79%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) .NET
2 18 (14.17%) Web Services
3 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.51%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.72%) HTML
6 3 (2.36%) SAML
7 2 (1.57%) J2EE
8 1 (0.79%) COM
8 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) User Experience
2 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.79%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.92%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.51%) UNIX
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.57%) Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.20%) Service Management
2 25 (19.69%) ITIL
3 22 (17.32%) ITSM
4 17 (13.39%) Information Security
5 14 (11.02%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (9.45%) Time Management
6 12 (9.45%) ITIL V2
7 11 (8.66%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.66%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.30%) Business Continuity
9 8 (6.30%) Project Management
10 7 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (5.51%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.72%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.94%) Business Analysis
12 5 (3.94%) High Availability
12 5 (3.94%) Waterfall
13 4 (3.15%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) C#
2 14 (11.02%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.24%) SQL
4 7 (5.51%) Java
5 3 (2.36%) Perl
5 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.36%) VB
5 3 (2.36%) Python
6 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) Degree
2 17 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (12.60%) CCNP
4 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.09%) CISSP
5 9 (7.09%) MCSE
6 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.72%) MCP
8 4 (3.15%) CCA
9 3 (2.36%) MCSA
9 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.57%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.57%) HP MASE
11 1 (0.79%) MCTS
11 1 (0.79%) HNC
11 1 (0.79%) HND
11 1 (0.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.15%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) BS15000
System Software
1 29 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (18.90%) Active Directory
3 19 (14.96%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.36%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) SCCM
2 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.36%) WSUS
2 3 (2.36%) OpenView
2 3 (2.36%) Nagios
2 3 (2.36%) OPNET
2 3 (2.36%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (33.86%) Microsoft
2 35 (27.56%) VMware
3 31 (24.41%) Cisco
4 6 (4.72%) Riverbed
4 6 (4.72%) SolarWinds
4 6 (4.72%) HP
4 6 (4.72%) Juniper
4 6 (4.72%) BMC
5 5 (3.94%) SAP
5 5 (3.94%) Dell
5 5 (3.94%) F5
6 4 (3.15%) LANDesk
6 4 (3.15%) FrontRange
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle
7 3 (2.36%) CA
7 3 (2.36%) Altiris
7 3 (2.36%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.36%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.57%) IronPort
8 2 (1.57%) ProCurve
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