Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 77 42
Rank change year-on-year +34 -35 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 146 93 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.10% 3.17% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 3.27% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 95 97 134
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,784 2,847 3,128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.21% 97.13% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,290 2,316 2,543
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 48 £53,750 +2.38% 9
Marlow +22 27 £48,750 +143.75% 3
High Wycombe +4 9 £42,500 +30.77%
Chesham -1 4 £32,500 -27.78%
Aylesbury +12 3 £48,000 +6.67%
Newport Pagnell - 2 - -
Amersham +11 1 - -
Iver - 1 £22,500 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 54 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 48 (32.88%) Degree
3 38 (26.03%) Project Management
4 36 (24.66%) Windows
5 32 (21.92%) SAP
5 32 (21.92%) SQL
6 31 (21.23%) Finance
7 30 (20.55%) Microsoft Office
8 29 (19.86%) SDLC
9 28 (19.18%) Java
10 27 (18.49%) French Language
11 26 (17.81%) CRM
12 24 (16.44%) Linux
13 23 (15.75%) ERP
14 22 (15.07%) HTML
14 22 (15.07%) ABAP
14 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (14.38%) Advertising
15 21 (14.38%) Validation
16 20 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (13.01%) Internet
17 19 (13.01%) XML
18 18 (12.33%) CISSP
18 18 (12.33%) Workflow
18 18 (12.33%) Management Information System
19 17 (11.64%) German Language
19 17 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (11.64%) Analytics
20 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
21 15 (10.27%) SQL Server

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.05%) SAS
4 2 (1.37%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (20.55%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.48%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (2.05%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.37%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.37%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.37%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (1.37%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.68%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.27%) Office 365
3 9 (6.16%) SaaS
4 6 (4.11%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.37%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) Internet
2 6 (4.11%) Firewall
3 5 (3.42%) WebEx
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (2.74%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (2.74%) HTTP
4 4 (2.74%) SNMP
4 4 (2.74%) Wireless
5 3 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.05%) Network Security
5 3 (2.05%) SAN
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (1.37%) Skype
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.68%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.79%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.79%) SAP BW
3 6 (4.11%) Power BI
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.42%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (3.42%) Data Lake
4 5 (3.42%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.05%) HDInsight
6 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.37%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.37%) Big Data
7 2 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) HP UFT
1 3 (2.05%) Selenium
2 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.37%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 27 (18.49%) French Language
3 21 (14.38%) Advertising
4 17 (11.64%) German Language
5 11 (7.53%) Marketing
6 10 (6.85%) Publishing
7 9 (6.16%) Dutch Language
8 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.05%) Retail
9 2 (1.37%) Automotive
9 2 (1.37%) Banking
9 2 (1.37%) Billing
9 2 (1.37%) Law
10 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.07%) HTML
2 19 (13.01%) XML
3 15 (10.27%) SAPUI5
4 10 (6.85%) .NET
5 9 (6.16%) SOAP
6 7 (4.79%) Mason
6 7 (4.79%) Web Services
7 5 (3.42%) JSON
7 5 (3.42%) RESTful
8 4 (2.74%) REST
9 2 (1.37%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.37%) MDX
9 2 (1.37%) Node.js
9 2 (1.37%) React
9 2 (1.37%) Vue.js
10 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) Management Information System
2 17 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (9.59%) Driving Licence
4 11 (7.53%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (5.48%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.42%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.05%) Social Media
8 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.37%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.37%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.37%) User Experience
9 1 (0.68%) Fintech
9 1 (0.68%) FMCG
9 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.66%) Windows
2 24 (16.44%) Linux
3 7 (4.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.74%) Unix
5 2 (1.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) AIX
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) Project Management
2 29 (19.86%) SDLC
3 26 (17.81%) CRM
4 23 (15.75%) ERP
5 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (14.38%) Validation
7 20 (13.70%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (12.33%) Workflow
9 17 (11.64%) Analytics
10 13 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.16%) Scrum
12 8 (5.48%) Customer-Centricity
13 7 (4.79%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.79%) Product Breakdown Structure
13 7 (4.79%) Visualisation
14 6 (4.11%) Change Management
14 6 (4.11%) Data Analytics
14 6 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (3.42%) DevOps
15 5 (3.42%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.92%) SQL
2 28 (19.18%) Java
3 22 (15.07%) ABAP
4 8 (5.48%) C#
5 3 (2.05%) PHP
6 2 (1.37%) C++
6 2 (1.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (1.37%) Go
6 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.37%) LINC
6 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.68%) C
7 1 (0.68%) COBOL
7 1 (0.68%) JCL
7 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 48 (32.88%) Degree
2 18 (12.33%) CISSP
3 14 (9.59%) SAP Certification
4 6 (4.11%) CCNP
4 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.05%) ACCA
5 3 (2.05%) CIMA
6 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.37%) VCP5
6 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.68%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) CCVP
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.68%) MCSE
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) PMO
2 2 (1.37%) GDPR
2 2 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.05%) HDFS
3 3 (2.05%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.37%) Docker
4 2 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) TADDM
2 3 (2.05%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.37%) Puppet
3 2 (1.37%) SCCM
3 2 (1.37%) SnapMirror
3 2 (1.37%) SnapVault
3 2 (1.37%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.37%) vMotion
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.68%) QRadar
4 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.68%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 54 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.92%) SAP
3 14 (9.59%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (9.59%) VMware
4 10 (6.85%) Cisco
5 8 (5.48%) Oracle
6 7 (4.79%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.11%) HP
8 4 (2.74%) BMC
8 4 (2.74%) Brocade
8 4 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.05%) Aruba
9 3 (2.05%) IBM
9 3 (2.05%) Juniper
10 2 (1.37%) EMC
10 2 (1.37%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.37%) NetApp
10 2 (1.37%) Sage
10 2 (1.37%) Sun
10 2 (1.37%) Unisys