Period
to 22 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 52 79
Rank change year-on-year -11 +27 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 78 129 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.52% 4.53% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 4.66% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 60 74 109
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +0.52% -3.00%
10th Percentile £21,975 £27,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,375 £68,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -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 2,108 2,766 2,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 97.12% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,638 2,214 2,143
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019. 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 38 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Marlow +16 11 £65,000 +33.33% 2
High Wycombe +1 4 £61,250 +44.12% 1
Bletchley - 4 £17,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £65,000 -
Aylesbury +25 2 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Amersham -10 1 £58,000 -
Buckingham - 1 £52,500 - 2
Princes Risborough - 1 £40,000 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 30 (38.46%) Presales
3 23 (29.49%) Time Management
4 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (21.79%) MCSE
5 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (19.23%) Windows
6 15 (19.23%) Office 365
7 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
8 13 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (16.67%) SCCM
9 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
9 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 11 (14.10%) SQL
11 9 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (10.26%) Public Cloud
12 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (10.26%) ERP
12 8 (10.26%) Finance
12 8 (10.26%) Retail
12 8 (10.26%) Data Management
13 7 (8.97%) SAP
13 7 (8.97%) Project Management
13 7 (8.97%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (7.69%) Analytics
14 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
15 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (2.56%) JBoss
1 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP HCM
1 3 (3.85%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Sage X3
2 2 (2.56%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.28%) Maximo
3 1 (1.28%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.28%) Sage 50
3 1 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.23%) Office 365
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.41%) IaaS
4 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.56%) SaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle CX
6 1 (1.28%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (2.56%) DHCP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) MPLS
4 1 (1.28%) OSPF
4 1 (1.28%) VLAN
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) QlikView
3 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.56%) HDInsight
3 2 (2.56%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) Big Data
4 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.28%) Power BI
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.28%) Sqoop
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
1 8 (10.26%) Retail
2 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 4 (5.13%) Advertising
4 3 (3.85%) German Language
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (1.28%) J2EE
2 1 (1.28%) Java EE
2 1 (1.28%) Kafka
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.28%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.28%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (10.26%) Public Cloud
3 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Tandem
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) Presales
2 23 (29.49%) Time Management
3 9 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (10.26%) Data Management
4 8 (10.26%) ERP
5 7 (8.97%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Analytics
6 6 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.41%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (6.41%) SIEM
8 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
9 3 (3.85%) CRM
9 3 (3.85%) Scrum
9 3 (3.85%) Software Deployment
9 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) ABAP
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) MCSE
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.13%) CCIE
2 4 (5.13%) CCNP
2 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.85%) CCNA
3 3 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (1.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) MBA
4 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) SCCM
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.56%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) SAP
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco
4 3 (3.85%) IBM
4 3 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) Sage
4 3 (3.85%) Tableau
5 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.56%) F5
5 2 (2.56%) Juniper
5 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) Huawei
6 1 (1.28%) Pega
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.28%) Sophos