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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 38 26 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 77 93 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.13% 8.39% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.43% 8.72% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 27
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,159
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £34,110
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £73,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1198 1066 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.31% 96.12% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 905 899
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,966 £55,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -3 55 £56,500 +18.94% 6
Chippenham -17 6 £37,500 - 1
Corsham - 1 £60,000 - 2
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (31.79%) ITIL
1 48 (31.79%) Service Management
2 47 (31.13%) ITSM
3 42 (27.81%) SQL
4 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
5 38 (25.17%) Windows
6 36 (23.84%) Cisco
7 32 (21.19%) VMware
8 29 (19.21%) Active Directory
8 29 (19.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (16.56%) PowerShell
9 25 (16.56%) Degree
10 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
10 23 (15.23%) HP
10 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
11 18 (11.92%) Computer Science
12 17 (11.26%) SolarWinds
12 17 (11.26%) Web Services
13 16 (10.60%) Juniper
14 15 (9.93%) MS Exchange
14 15 (9.93%) F5
15 14 (9.27%) Capacity Planning
15 14 (9.27%) COBIT
15 14 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (9.27%) OpenView
15 14 (9.27%) HTML
15 14 (9.27%) OPNET
15 14 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (9.27%) Terminal Services
15 14 (9.27%) Performance Monitoring

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (9.93%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.30%) IIS
2 8 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.99%) Lync
4 3 (1.99%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.99%) iPlanet
4 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.66%) SAS
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.28%) SAP GRC
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Office 365
2 2 (1.32%) IaaS
2 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.62%) VoIP
1 10 (6.62%) TCP/IP
1 10 (6.62%) Firewall
2 9 (5.96%) SAN
2 9 (5.96%) Wireshark
3 8 (5.30%) SNMP
3 8 (5.30%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (3.97%) DNS
4 6 (3.97%) WAN
4 6 (3.97%) DHCP
4 6 (3.97%) Network Security
5 4 (2.65%) VPN
5 4 (2.65%) NAS
6 3 (1.99%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.99%) LDAP
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.32%) Internet
7 2 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
General
1 13 (8.61%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Banking
3 6 (3.97%) Marketing
4 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.99%) Retail
6 2 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.26%) Web Services
2 14 (9.27%) HTML
3 10 (6.62%) .NET
4 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.99%) SAML
6 2 (1.32%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.66%) J2EE
7 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.92%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.31%) User Experience
5 4 (2.65%) FlexPod
5 4 (2.65%) Statistics
6 2 (1.32%) SCADA
6 2 (1.32%) Replication
6 2 (1.32%) RMADS
7 1 (0.66%) Economics
7 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.66%) CMDB
7 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.17%) Windows
2 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.32%) Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) UNIX
5 1 (0.66%) CentOS
5 1 (0.66%) Debian
5 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.79%) ITIL
1 48 (31.79%) Service Management
2 47 (31.13%) ITSM
3 14 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.27%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (9.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (7.95%) Mentoring
5 11 (7.28%) Service Desk Management
5 11 (7.28%) SAP Security
6 9 (5.96%) Data Protection
7 8 (5.30%) Risk Management
7 8 (5.30%) ERP
8 6 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (3.97%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.97%) Use Case
9 5 (3.31%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.31%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (2.65%) Migration
10 4 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.81%) SQL
2 25 (16.56%) PowerShell
3 11 (7.28%) Java
4 10 (6.62%) Perl
4 10 (6.62%) VB
4 10 (6.62%) Python
5 8 (5.30%) C#
6 7 (4.64%) ABAP
7 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.32%) VBScript
9 1 (0.66%) C
9 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (16.56%) Degree
2 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.62%) CCIE
5 9 (5.96%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.64%) SAP Certification
7 5 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.32%) CCNP
9 2 (1.32%) MCSE
9 2 (1.32%) VTSP
9 2 (1.32%) CCDP
10 1 (0.66%) OSCP
10 1 (0.66%) OSCE
10 1 (0.66%) CEH
10 1 (0.66%) MCTS
10 1 (0.66%) MCSA
10 1 (0.66%) MCP
10 1 (0.66%) HNC
10 1 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) COBIT
2 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (19.21%) Active Directory
1 29 (19.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.27%) Terminal Services
3 5 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.99%) XenApp
4 3 (1.99%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.66%) Xen
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (9.27%) OpenView
1 14 (9.27%) OPNET
2 10 (6.62%) Nagios
2 10 (6.62%) SCOM
2 10 (6.62%) CA Spectrum
2 10 (6.62%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (3.31%) SCOrch
3 5 (3.31%) SCCM
4 4 (2.65%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.65%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.65%) Netcool
4 4 (2.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (1.99%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Intune
6 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.32%) SCSM
7 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (26.49%) Microsoft
2 36 (23.84%) Cisco
3 32 (21.19%) VMware
4 23 (15.23%) HP
5 17 (11.26%) SolarWinds
6 16 (10.60%) Juniper
7 15 (9.93%) F5
8 13 (8.61%) Citrix
9 12 (7.95%) BMC
10 11 (7.28%) IBM
10 11 (7.28%) SAP
11 10 (6.62%) CA
11 10 (6.62%) Riverbed
12 9 (5.96%) Compuware
13 8 (5.30%) Oracle
14 6 (3.97%) FrontRange
14 6 (3.97%) LANDesk
15 5 (3.31%) NetScout
15 5 (3.31%) NetQoS
15 5 (3.31%) Ipanema Technologies
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K bonus + 6K Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35-40k + £4k Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Very Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
CatchFish.Net
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + plus Audi A3 & good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Trowbridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + holiday incentives, car, home based
Posted: 26 days ago