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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 31 31 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 89 76 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.94% 7.15% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.19% 7.43% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 29
Average salary £54,290 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.58% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,200 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £56,750
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
1237 1023 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.41% 96.24% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 866 1036
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,290 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +9 70 £54,290 +14.29% 5
Chippenham - 1 £37,500 - 2
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 54 (33.13%) Service Management
2 52 (31.90%) SQL
3 51 (31.29%) ITIL
4 47 (28.83%) ITSM
5 43 (26.38%) Cisco
6 37 (22.70%) Windows
7 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
8 34 (20.86%) Active Directory
8 34 (20.86%) VMware
9 30 (18.40%) Security Cleared
9 30 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (17.79%) SQL Server
11 27 (16.56%) Degree
12 25 (15.34%) PowerShell
13 24 (14.72%) HP
14 20 (12.27%) Web Services
15 18 (11.04%) HTML
15 18 (11.04%) Juniper
15 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
15 18 (11.04%) SolarWinds
15 18 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (10.43%) F5
16 17 (10.43%) Finance
16 17 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (9.82%) Terminal Services
17 16 (9.82%) OpenView
17 16 (9.82%) Java
17 16 (9.82%) OPNET
17 16 (9.82%) Capacity Planning
17 16 (9.82%) Service Desk Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 15 (9.20%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.13%) IIS
3 6 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.45%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.45%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.45%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.84%) Lync
5 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.23%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.61%) SAS
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (7.98%) MS Excel
1 13 (7.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.52%) SAP GRC
2 8 (4.91%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (4.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (4.29%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.59%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.36%) SAN
3 11 (6.75%) Firewall
3 11 (6.75%) Wireshark
3 11 (6.75%) VoIP
4 10 (6.13%) NAS
5 9 (5.52%) WAN
6 8 (4.91%) SNMP
6 8 (4.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (3.68%) Network Security
7 6 (3.68%) DHCP
7 6 (3.68%) DNS
8 3 (1.84%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.84%) LAN
9 2 (1.23%) VLAN
9 2 (1.23%) VPN
9 2 (1.23%) LDAP
9 2 (1.23%) Internet
9 2 (1.23%) Multicast
10 1 (0.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.07%) MySQL
4 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.61%) MS Access
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Maven
1 4 (2.45%) Selenium
1 4 (2.45%) Ant
1 4 (2.45%) JUnit
1 4 (2.45%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.45%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.61%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 17 (10.43%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Marketing
2 6 (3.68%) Retail
3 4 (2.45%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) Electronics
4 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.27%) Web Services
2 18 (11.04%) HTML
3 9 (5.52%) .NET
4 8 (4.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (4.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (3.07%) XML
6 5 (3.07%) jQuery
7 4 (2.45%) Spring
7 4 (2.45%) JSF
7 4 (2.45%) JNDI
7 4 (2.45%) FreeMarker
7 4 (2.45%) Spring Security
7 4 (2.45%) Spring MVC
7 4 (2.45%) YUI
7 4 (2.45%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.45%) XSLT
7 4 (2.45%) CSS
7 4 (2.45%) JDBC
7 4 (2.45%) JSP
7 4 (2.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
1 18 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.29%) User Experience
3 5 (3.07%) Statistics
4 4 (2.45%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.84%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.84%) EMV
6 2 (1.23%) SCADA
6 2 (1.23%) RMADS
6 2 (1.23%) GIS
6 2 (1.23%) Replication
6 2 (1.23%) Open Source
7 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.61%) CMDB
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.70%) Windows
2 10 (6.13%) Linux
2 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) CentOS
5 1 (0.61%) UNIX
5 1 (0.61%) Debian
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.13%) Service Management
2 51 (31.29%) ITIL
3 47 (28.83%) ITSM
4 17 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.82%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (9.82%) Service Desk Management
5 16 (9.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (8.59%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.52%) SAP Security
7 9 (5.52%) ERP
7 9 (5.52%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.91%) Data Protection
9 7 (4.29%) Build Automation
9 7 (4.29%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.29%) Use Case
10 6 (3.68%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.68%) Migration
10 6 (3.68%) Project Management
10 6 (3.68%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (3.07%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.90%) SQL
2 25 (15.34%) PowerShell
3 16 (9.82%) Java
4 11 (6.75%) Perl
4 11 (6.75%) VB
4 11 (6.75%) Python
5 8 (4.91%) C#
6 7 (4.29%) ABAP
7 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.45%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.84%) C++
10 2 (1.23%) VBScript
11 1 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) C
11 1 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (18.40%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.56%) Degree
3 13 (7.98%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.13%) CCIE
5 7 (4.29%) SAP Certification
6 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.23%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.23%) CCNP
7 2 (1.23%) CCDP
7 2 (1.23%) VTSP
8 1 (0.61%) OSCP
8 1 (0.61%) OSCE
8 1 (0.61%) MCP
8 1 (0.61%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) COBIT
2 4 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 34 (20.86%) Active Directory
2 30 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.82%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.84%) XenApp
5 3 (1.84%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.23%) Xen
6 2 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.61%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (9.82%) OpenView
1 16 (9.82%) OPNET
2 11 (6.75%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (6.75%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (6.75%) Nagios
3 7 (4.29%) SCOM
4 5 (3.07%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.07%) Netcool
4 5 (3.07%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 5 (3.07%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (1.84%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.84%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.23%) WSUS
6 2 (1.23%) SCCM
6 2 (1.23%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 43 (26.38%) Cisco
2 36 (22.09%) Microsoft
3 34 (20.86%) VMware
4 24 (14.72%) HP
5 18 (11.04%) Juniper
5 18 (11.04%) SolarWinds
6 17 (10.43%) F5
7 15 (9.20%) Citrix
8 12 (7.36%) IBM
8 12 (7.36%) Oracle
9 11 (6.75%) Riverbed
9 11 (6.75%) Compuware
9 11 (6.75%) CA
10 9 (5.52%) SAP
11 8 (4.91%) BMC
12 6 (3.68%) NetScout
12 6 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (3.68%) NetQoS
12 6 (3.68%) Ipanema Technologies
13 5 (3.07%) Dell
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