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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 24 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 83 78 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.41% 7.37% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.77% 7.80% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 60 73 35
Average salary £40,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £38,400 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,800
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
1068 1000 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.36% 94.43% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 838 883 834
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £52,500 £60,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +11 71 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Chippenham -7 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 42 (30.43%) Windows
3 40 (28.99%) Service Management
3 40 (28.99%) Firewall
4 35 (25.36%) VMware
5 32 (23.19%) Cisco
6 30 (21.74%) ITIL
7 29 (21.01%) Active Directory
7 29 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (20.29%) MS Excel
9 27 (19.57%) SQL Server
9 27 (19.57%) IIS
10 26 (18.84%) MS Exchange
11 25 (18.12%) .NET
11 25 (18.12%) ITSM
12 23 (16.67%) Web Services
13 21 (15.22%) TCP/IP
13 21 (15.22%) Degree
14 20 (14.49%) C#
14 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET
15 19 (13.77%) Cisco Certification
15 19 (13.77%) Hyper-V
16 18 (13.04%) CCNP
17 17 (12.32%) Wireless
17 17 (12.32%) Information Security
17 17 (12.32%) Time Management
17 17 (12.32%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (12.32%) ITIL V2
18 16 (11.59%) Finance
18 16 (11.59%) SQL

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (19.57%) IIS
2 26 (18.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.62%) SAS
3 5 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.17%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.90%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.90%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.45%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (1.45%) SAP FI-AR
3 2 (1.45%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.45%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.99%) Firewall
2 21 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 17 (12.32%) Wireless
3 17 (12.32%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (10.14%) Unified Communications
4 14 (10.14%) SAN
5 11 (7.97%) NAS
6 9 (6.52%) DNS
6 9 (6.52%) WAN
7 8 (5.80%) LAN
8 5 (3.62%) DHCP
8 5 (3.62%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.90%) VPN
9 4 (2.90%) SNMP
10 3 (2.17%) LDAP
10 3 (2.17%) MPLS
10 3 (2.17%) TACACS
10 3 (2.17%) VLAN
10 3 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (11.59%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Retail
3 4 (2.90%) German Language
3 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) Law
4 3 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.72%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.12%) .NET
2 23 (16.67%) Web Services
3 20 (14.49%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.62%) HTML
6 3 (2.17%) SAML
7 2 (1.45%) COM
7 2 (1.45%) J2EE
8 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.52%) User Experience
2 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.72%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.43%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.07%) UNIX
4 6 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.45%) Linux
6 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.99%) Service Management
2 30 (21.74%) ITIL
3 25 (18.12%) ITSM
4 17 (12.32%) Information Security
4 17 (12.32%) Time Management
4 17 (12.32%) ITIL V2
5 15 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.14%) Project Management
7 11 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.97%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.25%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.52%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.80%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.35%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.35%) Project Planning
13 5 (3.62%) High Availability
14 4 (2.90%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.49%) C#
2 16 (11.59%) SQL
3 15 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.35%) Java
5 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.45%) VB
6 2 (1.45%) Python
6 2 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) Degree
2 19 (13.77%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (13.04%) CCNP
4 12 (8.70%) CISSP
5 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (6.52%) MCSE
7 7 (5.07%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.35%) MCP
9 4 (2.90%) CCA
10 3 (2.17%) MCSA
10 3 (2.17%) HP ASE
10 3 (2.17%) HP MASE
10 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.72%) MCTS
11 1 (0.72%) HNC
11 1 (0.72%) HND
11 1 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.14%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.90%) COBIT
4 1 (0.72%) QA
4 1 (0.72%) BS15000
System Software
1 29 (21.01%) Active Directory
1 29 (21.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) SCCM
2 3 (2.17%) WSUS
3 2 (1.45%) OpenView
3 2 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.45%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.45%) Nagios
3 2 (1.45%) OPNET
4 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (35.51%) Microsoft
2 35 (25.36%) VMware
3 32 (23.19%) Cisco
4 6 (4.35%) HP
5 5 (3.62%) Dell
5 5 (3.62%) Juniper
5 5 (3.62%) Oracle
5 5 (3.62%) Riverbed
5 5 (3.62%) SolarWinds
6 4 (2.90%) F5
6 4 (2.90%) SAP
6 4 (2.90%) BMC
7 3 (2.17%) Altiris
7 3 (2.17%) Tripwire
7 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.17%) Splunk
7 3 (2.17%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.17%) Meraki
7 3 (2.17%) IronPort
7 3 (2.17%) ProCurve
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + 5K car, 10K bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £30,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £28,000 + Car + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + healthcare, pension, company car
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Zurich
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £29318 - £37462 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £33935 - £43361 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + annual bonuses, pension, home working
Posted: 20 days ago