Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,600 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 63 60
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 142 117 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.60% 4.20% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 4.31% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 96 115 114
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,600 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.62% +23.53% -19.05%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £73,875
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +2.97% -3.81%

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 2,453 2,715 2,998
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.35% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,199 2,499
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 October 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 22 October 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 +9 59 £55,000 -4.35% 12
Marlow +37 30 £60,000 +33.33%
High Wycombe -19 2 £52,500 +23.53% 2
Aylesbury - 2 £61,000 - 1
Amersham -2 1 - -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 70 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 41 (28.87%) Degree
3 32 (22.54%) Project Management
4 29 (20.42%) Windows
5 28 (19.72%) SAP
6 26 (18.31%) Office 365
7 25 (17.61%) Finance
7 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (16.20%) CRM
8 23 (16.20%) Linux
8 23 (16.20%) Java
9 22 (15.49%) SharePoint
9 22 (15.49%) SDLC
10 21 (14.79%) Validation
10 21 (14.79%) SQL
11 20 (14.08%) HTML
11 20 (14.08%) XML
11 20 (14.08%) Workflow
12 19 (13.38%) Internet
13 18 (12.68%) French Language
13 18 (12.68%) Management Information System
13 18 (12.68%) CISSP
14 17 (11.97%) ERP
14 17 (11.97%) ABAP
14 17 (11.97%) Advertising
15 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (8.45%) SAPUI5
17 11 (7.75%) Customer-Centricity

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 22 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.04%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.52%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.70%) nginx
7 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (3.52%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.82%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.41%) SAP HR
5 2 (1.41%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (1.41%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.70%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.70%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.31%) Office 365
2 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.34%) SaaS
4 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.11%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.41%) IaaS
5 2 (1.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Slack
6 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) Internet
2 7 (4.93%) Firewall
3 3 (2.11%) Skype
4 2 (1.41%) SAN
5 1 (0.70%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.70%) Network Security
5 1 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.70%) WAN
5 1 (0.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.52%) Power BI
2 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.82%) DB2
3 4 (2.82%) MySQL
3 4 (2.82%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.11%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.70%) HDInsight
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.70%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Selenium
2 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.70%) GitLab
2 1 (0.70%) Hudson
2 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (17.61%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) French Language
3 17 (11.97%) Advertising
4 10 (7.04%) Marketing
5 6 (4.23%) German Language
5 6 (4.23%) Publishing
6 5 (3.52%) Dutch Language
7 3 (2.11%) Retail
8 2 (1.41%) Automotive
8 2 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.08%) HTML
1 20 (14.08%) XML
2 12 (8.45%) SAPUI5
3 6 (4.23%) CSS
4 5 (3.52%) .NET
5 4 (2.82%) jQuery
5 4 (2.82%) Web Services
6 2 (1.41%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.41%) MDX
6 2 (1.41%) ODBC
7 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.70%) Kafka
7 1 (0.70%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.68%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.63%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.11%) Social Media
5 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.70%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.70%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.42%) Windows
2 23 (16.20%) Linux
3 10 (7.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Unix
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.54%) Project Management
2 23 (16.20%) CRM
3 22 (15.49%) SDLC
4 21 (14.79%) Validation
5 20 (14.08%) Workflow
6 17 (11.97%) ERP
7 15 (10.56%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (7.75%) Change Management
8 11 (7.75%) Customer-Centricity
9 10 (7.04%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.63%) Analytics
11 8 (5.63%) Customer-Centric Approach
12 7 (4.93%) Presales
13 6 (4.23%) Migration
14 5 (3.52%) Business Transformation
14 5 (3.52%) IT Strategy
14 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
14 5 (3.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.20%) Java
2 21 (14.79%) SQL
3 17 (11.97%) ABAP
4 7 (4.93%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.41%) C#
5 2 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.41%) LINC
5 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.70%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.70%) C
6 1 (0.70%) C++
6 1 (0.70%) COBOL
6 1 (0.70%) JCL
6 1 (0.70%) PHP
6 1 (0.70%) Python
6 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (28.87%) Degree
2 18 (12.68%) CISSP
3 8 (5.63%) SAP Certification
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) ACCA
6 1 (0.70%) CIMA
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.70%) MCSE
6 1 (0.70%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) VCP5
6 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) PMO
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.70%) Docker
4 1 (0.70%) HDFS
4 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) SCCM
2 3 (2.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.70%) Kibana
4 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.70%) logstash
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
4 1 (0.70%) SnapMirror
4 1 (0.70%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.70%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 70 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.72%) SAP
3 12 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (7.75%) VMware
5 7 (4.93%) Oracle
6 3 (2.11%) Informatica
6 3 (2.11%) RedPrairie
6 3 (2.11%) Sybase
6 3 (2.11%) Symantec
6 3 (2.11%) Veeam
7 2 (1.41%) Cisco
7 2 (1.41%) IBM
7 2 (1.41%) JDA
7 2 (1.41%) Unisys
7 2 (1.41%) Workday
8 1 (0.70%) Cognos
8 1 (0.70%) Epicor
8 1 (0.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.70%) NetApp