Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 68 61
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 113 117 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.04% 4.03% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 4.12% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 89 126 151
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +2.38% +12.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% -4.55% -

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 2,728 2,838 3,892
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 97.76% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,176 2,397 3,137
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.63% +5.58%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,800 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -3 53 £58,750 -6.00% 11
High Wycombe +7 18 £30,000 -50.00% 3
Amersham - 7 £45,000 - 1
Beaconsfield +1 6 £20,000 -38.46%
Marlow -17 1 £45,000 +7.14%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £52,500 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (33.63%) Finance
2 21 (18.58%) SAP
3 19 (16.81%) Oracle
4 18 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (14.16%) Degree
5 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
6 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (13.27%) ETL
7 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
8 13 (11.50%) SQL
8 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
8 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
8 13 (11.50%) Office 365
9 12 (10.62%) QlikView
9 12 (10.62%) SAP CO
9 12 (10.62%) SAP FI
10 11 (9.73%) Windows
10 11 (9.73%) VMware
11 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (8.85%) Network Security
11 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
11 10 (8.85%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (7.96%) Tableau
13 8 (7.08%) Information Security
13 8 (7.08%) LAN
13 8 (7.08%) WAN

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 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.77%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.77%) CMS
4 2 (1.77%) Confluence
4 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.88%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.88%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (10.62%) SAP CO
1 12 (10.62%) SAP FI
2 7 (6.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.65%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.50%) Office 365
2 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.77%) GitHub
4 2 (1.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.88%) Force.com
5 1 (0.88%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) Network Security
2 8 (7.08%) LAN
2 8 (7.08%) WAN
3 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.54%) Firewall
4 4 (3.54%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (2.65%) Skype
5 3 (2.65%) WebEx
6 2 (1.77%) FTP
6 2 (1.77%) SSL
6 2 (1.77%) Wireless
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.88%) DHCP
7 1 (0.88%) DNS
7 1 (0.88%) HTTP
7 1 (0.88%) Internet
7 1 (0.88%) SMS
7 1 (0.88%) SMTP
7 1 (0.88%) VLAN
7 1 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.62%) QlikView
4 10 (8.85%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.19%) SAP BW
7 6 (5.31%) Big Data
7 6 (5.31%) SAP HANA
8 4 (3.54%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.77%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.77%) DataStage
10 2 (1.77%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.77%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.88%) DB2
11 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.65%) JIRA
2 2 (1.77%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.77%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.77%) Selenium
2 2 (1.77%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (33.63%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.19%) Financial Institution
4 6 (5.31%) German Language
4 6 (5.31%) Marketing
5 4 (3.54%) Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.54%) Publishing
6 3 (2.65%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.65%) Automotive
6 3 (2.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.77%) Billing
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.31%) .NET
2 4 (3.54%) HTML
3 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.65%) Node.js
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.77%) React
4 2 (1.77%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (1.77%) Web Services
4 2 (1.77%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) Ajax
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.88%) cXML
5 1 (0.88%) ebXML
5 1 (0.88%) EDI
5 1 (0.88%) HTML5
5 1 (0.88%) RESTful
5 1 (0.88%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.88%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.19%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.19%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.19%) Hedge funds
2 7 (6.19%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (3.54%) Social Media
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.77%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.88%) DataPower
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (13.27%) ETL
3 8 (7.08%) Information Security
4 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.19%) Project Management
4 7 (6.19%) Threat Analysis
5 6 (5.31%) Coaching
5 6 (5.31%) Data Modelling
5 6 (5.31%) Fund Management
5 6 (5.31%) Presales
5 6 (5.31%) Risk Management
5 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.31%) Telesales
6 5 (4.42%) Business Development
6 5 (4.42%) Creative Thinking
6 5 (4.42%) CRM
6 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.42%) Migration
7 4 (3.54%) DevOps
7 4 (3.54%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.50%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) Java
3 6 (5.31%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.54%) C#
5 3 (2.65%) C++
6 2 (1.77%) ABAP
6 2 (1.77%) C
6 2 (1.77%) Go
6 2 (1.77%) PHP
6 2 (1.77%) Python
6 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.88%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.88%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.88%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Degree
2 9 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.31%) CCNA
4 5 (4.42%) MCP
5 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.65%) CCNP
6 3 (2.65%) CISM
6 3 (2.65%) CISSP
7 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CCDP
8 1 (0.88%) CCSE
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.88%) VCAP
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) PMO
2 3 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) GxP
4 1 (0.88%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.88%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (18.58%) SAP
2 19 (16.81%) Oracle
3 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.73%) VMware
5 9 (7.96%) Tableau
6 8 (7.08%) IBM
7 7 (6.19%) Cognos
7 7 (6.19%) Informatica
8 6 (5.31%) Adobe
9 5 (4.42%) Cisco
10 4 (3.54%) Snow
11 3 (2.65%) Citrix
12 2 (1.77%) Brocade
12 2 (1.77%) HP
12 2 (1.77%) Juniper
12 2 (1.77%) Nintex
12 2 (1.77%) Teradata
13 1 (0.88%) Apple
13 1 (0.88%) Nokia
13 1 (0.88%) Sage